Folks are catching on to just how good Arrieta has been. Again and again and again.
Analysis and Commentary
He didn’t get great results Saturday night, and his June 1 start in Milwaukee was a disaster. But what about in-between? And what about arbitrary endpoints?
Rizzo has been unquestionably fantastic this year, and his approach at the plate embodies the Cubs’ philosophy.
Wells was a breakout starter for the Cubs in 2009. What’s he up to these days, what does he think of his time with the Cubs?
Small sample, sure. But the results are consistent with apparent approach changes and obviously excellent stuff.
Jake Arrieta dominated the Phillies last night, which gives us a chance to enjoy some numerical cake.
I’m glad to hear it, but, when you look at the numbers, it seems pretty obvious.
Any way you slice the numbers, Valbuena has been crazy good and crazy valuable. So what does his future hold?
The Pirates got an attendance bump from top prospect Gregory Polanco, but not as much as you might think.
He hits a monster shot last night, and his numbers have made him the best first baseman in the NL.
Justin Verlander’s steep decline after signing a mega-deal is enough to give you pause about a lot of things.
There was a strategy, and the Cubs executed it effectively. From where we sit today, it’s a good looking draft.
The Chicago Cubs have won five games in a row. That’s a good thing, but can we enjoy it as much as we should?
Remember this early sabermetric darling? He didn’t stick too long with the Cubs, though – how have things played out for him?