The Cardinals have dealt with injury issues all year, but it hasn’t shown yet.
Setting aside tonight, Starlin Castro continues to draw starts as the cleanup man despite a prolonged slump. Is there a better configuration?
With Kris Bryant graduating, someone had to take his spot – the tall righty is replaced by another tall righty.
The first NL update is out, and there are a ton of Cubs, but none of ’em leading.
Coke could sign on with another team. Parker is currently rehabbing an arm injury in Arizona.
It was the longest homer in baseball so far this year, and it’s a thing of beauty to watch.
Where will Javy Baez play and how soon will he be up? Also, the answer to Luke’s prospect trivia question.
A hard Cubs prospect trivia question for you, and some thoughts on how a Schwarber AAA promotion might work.
Start your day with a little re-lived joy. Russell had a huge game last night.
Walk it off! Addison Russell plays hero, and Kris Bryant plays mythic god.
Jordan Zimmermann will show off his chops against the Cubs tonight, who are on ESPN.
How would you feel about a 154 game season?
Strictly speaking, the answers are yes and yes. Let’s talk about the future for Schwarber.
Neither player seems close to an imminent return.
Will teams move quickly on a guy like Cole Hamels? Will the Cubs and Mets find a fit? Will Jordan Zimmermann be the big target after this year?
Bryant went deep in the first for the Cubs’ only run. His numbers this year are fantastic thus far.
Not only is it tough to do a day game after coming back from the West Coast, it’s tough to have so many day games as it is.
The Cubs’ High-A club had to face one of the best pitching prospects in baseball, and they performed quite well.