Providing extreme incentives not to finish school is troubling.
Analysis and Commentary
How active will the Cubs be on the trade market? How much salary can they take on? And how do those things relate to the new IFA period, coming in 10 days?
A curiosity in the shifting statistics.
The incoming wave of high-end rookies highlights MLB’s newest trend — a rapidly growing youth movement.
Back to Wrigley Field today, the Cubs have been hosting a nice uptick in attendance. And that’s very important going forward.
Is Castro trying to pull the ball to much? Is it really that simple? It rarely is.
Winners of seven in a row, the Pirates are separating from the pack. What does that mean for the Cubs?
He didn’t have an opportunity to impress too much last night, but I loved what Yoervis Medina did. Also, Neil Ramirez pitched.
The former Cubs catcher talks about why players do the things they do, and why fans should better understand it.
It sounds counterintuitive, but there’s a little something here.
The next big Chicago Cubs prospect is on his way, perhaps much earlier than folks expected. It says a lot about the Cubs, and about Kyle Schwarber.
Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer, and Ben Cherington have exploited market inefficiencies in the past to build winners. Are they doing it again?
Another rough outing for Tsuyoshi Wada, and the questions are going to come up. Also, a “hey mom!” TV moment from the game last night.
The Cubs will play 7 of their next 13 games with a DH and have some interesting candidates for the role.
That question might have seemed crazy a couple months ago, but I think it’s very reasonable right now, all things considered.
You’d think Bryant would win in a landslide if execs were asked that question. But he didn’t.
After suffering through another losing season, it’s time for Cubs fans to once again find value in the draft.
Anthony Rizzo has seen an increase in opportunities with runners on and is taking advantage.
Cubs pitching prospect Jen-Ho Tseng is trying something new and getting some quality results.
Another way to quantify how special Jake Arrieta’s performance is.