Articles by: Michael Cerami

BIF: Now THAT’s Heads Up Baseball – Altuve Scores from Second Base on a Ground Out to First

BIF: Now THAT’s Heads Up Baseball – Altuve Scores from Second Base on a Ground Out to First

Baseball is Fun: Altuve’s got some wheels.

by April 23, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Reds (12:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Reds (12:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Cubs look to keep the good times rolling at Great American Ballpark.

by April 22, 2017 Pre-Gamin'

Tommy La Stella Officially Optioned to Triple-A Iowa

Tommy La Stella Officially Optioned to Triple-A Iowa

As expected, the Cubs roster crunch forced La Stella to Iowa.

by April 22, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Chicago Cubs Lineup: If It Ain’t Broke …

Chicago Cubs Lineup: If It Ain’t Broke …

The Cubs go right back at it with mostly the same exact lineup.

by April 22, 2017 Cubs Lineups
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Reds (6:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Reds (6:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

The Cubs head to Cincinnati to take on the first place Reds. Jon Lester gets the start.

by April 21, 2017 Pre-Gamin'
Success Suits the Chicago Cubs: Four Players Rank Among the Top Five in Jersey Sales

Success Suits the Chicago Cubs: Four Players Rank Among the Top Five in Jersey Sales

The Chicago Cubs are so very popular.

by April 21, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

Series Preview: Cubs at Reds, April 21 – April 23, 2017

Series Preview: Cubs at Reds, April 21 – April 23, 2017

The Cubs begin their road trip in Cincinnati.

by April 21, 2017 Series Previews
MLBits: Top Cuban Prospect Declared Free Agent, Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush Join Forces, More

MLBits: Top Cuban Prospect Declared Free Agent, Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush Join Forces, More

Cardinals are in on one of the best amateur talents in the world. Big names are lining up for the Marlins. The Cubs have some of the best pitches. And much more.

by April 21, 2017 MLB News and Rumors
Cubs Off-Day Check-In: Not Their Best Stretch, But Not the End of the World Either

Cubs Off-Day Check-In: Not Their Best Stretch, But Not the End of the World Either

It was a step back week for the Cubs, but they’re still projected to be among the best teams in baseball.

by April 20, 2017 Analysis and Commentary
Jason Heyward’s Early Results Are Better Than They Have Been For Four Straight Seasons

Jason Heyward’s Early Results Are Better Than They Have Been For Four Straight Seasons

Want your early-season dose of positive indicators on Jason Heyward’s performance? There are many.

by April 20, 2017 Analysis and Commentary

BIF: Baseball Poetry: In His (Probably) Final At Bat In Seattle, Ichiro Homers

BIF: Baseball Poetry: In His (Probably) Final At Bat In Seattle, Ichiro Homers

Baseball is Fun: I mean, the guy is a living legend.

by April 19, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Pre-Gamin’: Brewers at Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread (DELAYED)

Pre-Gamin’: Brewers at Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread (DELAYED)

Cubs and Brewers at Wrigley for the series finale!

by April 19, 2017 Pre-Gamin'
BIF: Nine Pitches, Nine Strikes, Three Outs – Watch Drew Storen Toss an Immaculate Inning

BIF: Nine Pitches, Nine Strikes, Three Outs – Watch Drew Storen Toss an Immaculate Inning

Baseball is Fun: Are you kidding me, Drew Storen?

by April 19, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Chicago Cubs Lineup: Off-Days For Schwarber, Heyward, and Zobrist

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Off-Days For Schwarber, Heyward, and Zobrist

There’s a lot of youth out there today.

by April 19, 2017 Cubs Lineups
Pre-Gamin’: Brewers at Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Brewers at Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Can Brett Anderson bounce back from a start that looks good on the surface, but features some troubles underneath?

by April 18, 2017 Pre-Gamin'