The Cubs had a weird one today, but also some familiarity.
He is vital to this team’s success.
Jed Hoyer Speaks: Relying on Track Records, Importance of Mental Health, Adjusting to New Rules, More
The Cubs GM stresses the importance of mental health.
Jimmy Graham can still be effective (if used properly).
Happ sums up what it’s like to face Darvish, who is fortunately a teammate Happ has to face only in practice.
Give this a look and a listen and see what you think.
Robert Griffin III Reports That There Will Be No NFL Preseason This Year, Which Is Problematic for the Bears
No preseason? That’s problematic for the Bears.
Joe West won’t sit out this year, which is fine. But his comments on why are definitely not fine.
David Ross is Bummed He Won’t Get to Tell Jon Lester His Day is Done Just Before He’s About to Go Hit
That’s cold, David Ross. Hilarious. But cold.
Even With His Contract Opt-Outs and Universal DH, You Probably Shouldn’t Get Any Nick Castellanos Hopes Up
Sorry, folks. If you were hopeful before, this is the reminder that things have changed so dramatically.
The Bubble Boys Arrive Today, 48 Hours in Limbo, Love for LaVine, the Bad Old Days, and Other Bulls Bullets
The Orlando Magic enters the bubble.
COVID-19 Testing Problems Push Back Cubs Workout Today, Have Delayed Start of South Bend Camp (UPDATE)
Things are supposed to be OK from here on out, but I’ll believe it when I see it.
Imagine what you could buy with Mahomes money …
Cubs Prospect Notes: Pitching Prospects Rising, Roederer Will Turn Heads, Franklin’s Changeup, Elite Spin Rates, More
The Chicago Cubs finally have pitching prospects that external sources are celebrating. And there’s much more to enjoy from there.
No complaints here, but the Reds must be especially happy.
Ross is ready to protect his guys already. Also, just sign a bunch of the guys to 10-year deals for security, right?
That would be awesome for so many reasons.
The first game is against the White Sox on July 19.
The Cubs get the Brewers and Cardinals at home for 7 of their 10 games.
How does this happen?
A completely fresh start is needed in Chicago.
Bears rookies have yet to sign their first contracts, but they aren’t alone.
The holiday weekend gets the bulk of the blame, which is a concern.
The Chiefs Are Giving Patrick Mahomes a 10-Year Contract Extension and the Richest Deal in Football (UPDATE: Over $500M)
The NFL’s best quarterback is getting PAID!
Darvish’s uniform number and his pitch total.
The lefty reliever is a presumed part of the Cubs’ bullpen this year.
Kris Bryant Talks About Testing Concerns, Not Wanting to Be Traded, and Eventual Extension Possibilities
The pandemic impacts so many things, and leaves so much about Bryant and the Cubs up in the air.
Missing That Summer (League) Feeling, the Bulls Age-Old Question, Bring the Trash Talk, and Other Bulls Bullets
They’re supposed to be ballin out.
MLBits: Tanaka OK, Absurd Testing Problems, Will Braun Ever Leave Us Alone? Suarez Haunts the Cubs, More
Tanaka took a 112 mph Stanton liner to the head. Meanwhile, testing problems are already plaguing MLB.
The game will be July 24, and it’ll be important. They all will be.
First Look at Kmet in Bears Gear, Washington Owners Jumping Ship, Smith’s Rookie Deal, and Other Bears Bullets
The new guy looks good in Bears threads.
Chatwood, Mills, Schwarber, Caratini, Báez, Underwood, more.
The process for Jon Lester is necessarily going to be a little slower than the other starters.
Cubs Summer Camp Miscellany: Chatwood and Mills Square Off, First Relievers In, Schwarber Gallops, More
Intrasquad Game Two, with presumptive starters 4 and 5.