Joe Maddon’s masterful use of his bench, Jorge Soler’s struggles, Jake Arrieta’s walks, purple kitties and mice-infested apartments.
How about the Cubs-Cardinals rivalry reaching new heights?
The joy of the first series, the questions for the current series, and caring about baseball-related social issues.
The monotony of spring, and what comes next. Also: meta on the life of writing about baseball.
Any potential downfalls for the 2016 Cubs? Also: the importance of corralling your carts.
The relative merits of Spring Training, Addison Russell’s power potential, swing adjustments, and race, culture, fandom, and baseball.
Last week’s big moves, the implications for the outfield, the nature of rotating players, and box socials for some reason
Spring Training is here, and so is our podcast about the Cubs.
A big change for one of the podcast hosts (hint: not me), and lots of chatter about silly things.
The tightening Cubs roster, and where the realistic holes may still lie.
Looking back at the incredible year the Cubs had, via the podcast medium. That means voices instead of words in print.
Jason Heyward got the bulk of the recent pub, but the Cubs did a whole lot else in the week before his signing.
The Cubs did a thing today. A big thing. Sahadev and I enjoy discussing that thing, and the implications thereof.