Articles by: Luis Medina

Anthony Rizzo Starts Saturday The Same Way He Ended Friday – With A 3-Run Blast (VIDEO)

Anthony Rizzo Starts Saturday The Same Way He Ended Friday – With A 3-Run Blast (VIDEO)

The Cubs are on the board early thanks to Anthony Rizzo.

by April 22, 2017 Cubs Highlights
Watch Addison Russell Walk It Off With A 375-Foot Three-Run Blast

Watch Addison Russell Walk It Off With A 375-Foot Three-Run Blast

Addison Russell showed some muscle, driving the Cubs to a come-from-behind win.

by April 19, 2017 Cubs Highlights

Does the Math Support Having Ben Zobrist Hit Clean-Up?

Does the Math Support Having Ben Zobrist Hit Clean-Up?

What Ben Zobrist lacks in raw power, he makes up for in not making outs. So, what does the math say about this atypical cleanup hitter?

by April 15, 2017 Analysis and Commentary
BIF: How About a Game-Ending Triple Play?

BIF: How About a Game-Ending Triple Play?

From Baseball is Fun: A college softball team ended a game in basically the best possible way.

by April 10, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Cubs Release Seven Minor-League Pitchers Before Start Of MiLB Season

Cubs Release Seven Minor-League Pitchers Before Start Of MiLB Season

A former big league starter, a fourth-round pick, and a player involved in the Mike Montgomery deal were among the Cubs’ recent minor league cuts.

Mike Montgomery’s Evolution and Potential as a Cubs Reliever

Mike Montgomery’s Evolution and Potential as a Cubs Reliever

Mike Montgomery might not be starting now, but he brings tremendous value and breakout potential no matter where the Cubs decide to use him.

by April 4, 2017 Analysis and Commentary

BIF: Manny Machado’s Ridiculous Play Sets Up a Mark Trumbo Walk-Off Bomb

BIF: Manny Machado’s Ridiculous Play Sets Up a Mark Trumbo Walk-Off Bomb

From Baseball is Fun: Manny Machado’s ridiculous arm is just one of those baseball things I can’t get enough of.

by April 3, 2017 Baseball is Fun
BIF: How Would You Rank MLB’s Best Uniforms?

BIF: How Would You Rank MLB’s Best Uniforms?

From Baseball is Fun: The Pirates throwbacks have to get a lot of love, right? (Cubs home whites are way up there, FWIW.)

by March 31, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Report: Yadier Molina, Cardinals Close to a Three-Year Extension Worth $55 Million+

Report: Yadier Molina, Cardinals Close to a Three-Year Extension Worth $55 Million+

Yadier Molina and the Cardinals look to be on the verge of continuing their long-standing relationship.

by March 30, 2017 MLB News and Rumors
The Fifth Cut is the Happ-iest: Cubs Cut Roster To 31, Top Prospect Ian Happ Among Them

The Fifth Cut is the Happ-iest: Cubs Cut Roster To 31, Top Prospect Ian Happ Among Them

Ian Happ is part of the latest rounds of cuts at Cubs camp, despite hitting .417 with five home runs.

by March 27, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

BIF: This WBC Semifinal Is Already Nuts: Crazy Defense and Dingers in the FIRST Inning

BIF: This WBC Semifinal Is Already Nuts: Crazy Defense and Dingers in the FIRST Inning

From Baseball is Fun: This Puerto Rico – Netherlands game is already crazy!

by March 20, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Chills: World Series Game 7 Documentary ‘Reign Men’ Airing Soon

Chills: World Series Game 7 Documentary ‘Reign Men’ Airing Soon

New stories about Game 7 from the players who ended the Cubs’ World Series drought will be told in a CSN Chicago original production.

by March 14, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Pleasant Surprise: Cubs World Series Win Made Joe Maddon Baseball’s Highest-Paid Manager

Pleasant Surprise: Cubs World Series Win Made Joe Maddon Baseball’s Highest-Paid Manager

Maddon didn’t even know he had an escalator in his deal with the Cubs.

by March 9, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Prospect Notes: Johnson to Pen, Hatch’s Rebirth, Maddon Digging Some Less-Heralded Guys, More

Cubs Prospect Notes: Johnson to Pen, Hatch’s Rebirth, Maddon Digging Some Less-Heralded Guys, More

Joe Maddon raves about a new wave of talent that isn’t getting the kind of attention other top prospects have received in prior years.

The Cactus League Season Is Here: Cubs’ Updated Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

The Cactus League Season Is Here: Cubs’ Updated Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

It’s time for Chicago Cubs spring training baseball, and you can catch it all on TV, radio, or online.

by February 25, 2017 Chicago Cubs News