The Cubs were relentless last night, and that’s how it’s been all season so far.
Analysis and Commentary
Javier Baez will be a super utility guy for the Cubs, but what exactly is that going to look like?
Kris Bryant is up top for the Cubs at number 12 overall.
You can argue that this has been the best bullpen in baseball. And it looks good for the rest of the season, too.
There are some obvious, and some maybe not-so-obvious, implications of being without Kyle Schwarber.
The most recent baseball movies on the list, and several you’ve probably seen recently.
The Cubs are scoring plenty even without the benefit of the long ball. Also: nasty pitches for miles.
Dexter Fowler isn’t exactly pull happy, but the numbers suggest good things happen when he hooks the ball.
It’ll be a long road back for Schwarber, and the Cubs will do their best to fill the hole this season.
Some bad baserunning cost the Cubs a great scoring chance in the middle innings last night.
What happens in the outfield now? What is Michael’s craziest Star Wars theory? What’s up with four-man rotations?
Sometimes, there’s no great mystery to what happened.
It didn’t take an injury for us to be happy about the Cubs’ quality depth … and that’s why it’s logically consistent to still be bummed today.