It’s been a good week for the Cubs’ bats, who are now among the best in baseball.
Will the Cubs bats bring it to Colorado?
MLBits: MLB Wants a Piece of the Gambling Pie, MIL Trade for Saladino, BOS Crazy Start, “Fly Ball” Javy, More
If legalized sports gambling hits the whole country, the various leagues – including MLB – want a cut.
We’ve got some late Friday afternoon roster news for ya.
Hey! It worked yesterday!
The Cubs are once again not among the favorites for the biggest names.
Jon Lester got plenty of whiffs, which was nice to see.
A weekend set in Colorado? Bring out the bats, and keep the ball on the ground.
BIF: Jake Arrieta Still Owns the Pirates, and His Performance Last Night Was Better Than Any of His Starts Last Year with the Cubs
Baseball is Fun: Dominate. Rinse. Repeat. Jake delivered a vintage gem last night.
Baseball is Fun: He will not be living this one down anytime soon.
The top ten can field a team of All-Stars.
Get us back to .500, boys.
Launch angle matters, but you can’t go overboard.
After an offseason that saw them go back and forth about “best” and “respect,” all is probably fine.
Here’s something new.
Francisco Lindor got a special moment in a special place. Also, Tommy Pham has a minor groin issue, so the Cardinals are calling up a youngster who looks like a tank.
There’s room for improvement, but Javy Baez sure is fun to watch.
The Cubs were in the penalty box once again, but their class sure doesn’t look like it.
The talent is so obvious, but he’ll need to control it.
BIF: Carlos Gomez Tried to Throw Out Adrian Beltre at First on a Single to RF, And Beltre Wasn’t Happy About It
Baseball is Fun: Beltre’s shock is too funny.
The Cubs are finally playing.
The left-handed lottery ticket is feeling good and can’t wait to contribute.
Need a little Bryzzo in your life?
Doesn’t it always feel great when Tommy La Stella steps to the plate as a pinch-hitter? Don’t you feel confidence? You should.
What a wild three years it has been.
Could Manny Machado and J.T. Realmuto be on the move this summer? Also: the Mets and Pirates are hot, the Cardinals get some players back, and more.