Brett Taylor

Contributing Since: 28 Dec 2008


Brett Taylor is the Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.

More Articles by Brett Taylor

Pete Alonso Reportedly Wants to Come to the Cubs

If Pete Alonso wants to come to the Cubs, then it could make a trade-and-extension all the more plausible.

Jed Hoyer’s End-of-Season Press Conference, Rolling Updates

The Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations speaks about the 2023 season that was, and what's to come next for the team.

Cubs Prospect All-Star Nods: PCA, Horton, Caissie

Three of the clear best prospect performers this year for the Chicago Cubs.

Playoffs Begin, Cubs Attendance, Vote of Confidence, Manager Vacancies, Velocity, and Other Cubs Bullets

Cubs attendance was up quite a bit at Wrigley Field this year, but there could be more to come.

Turns Out Alexander Canario Won’t Be Playing in the Arizona Fall League After All (UPDATE: Winter Ball Instead)

It was long expected that Canario would be playing in the AFL. Now he's not.

Tom Ricketts Speaks: No Consolation Prizes, Consistency, Hendricks, Bellinger, Overall Spending

The Cubs' owner offered his thoughts on the organization's approach, certain players, and spending.

2023 MLB Playoff Bracket and Wild Card Schedule

Here's how the schedule lays out this week for the MLB postseason.

Where Will the Chicago Cubs Draft in 2024? There’s Actually a Range of Possibilities

The Chicago Cubs' first round draft pick for 2024 can actually move around a bit.

Failing the Goal, Showalter Out and the Cubs Impact, PCA Adjustments, Stars Maybe Moving On, and Other Cubs Bullets

The Mets have relieved manager Buck Showalter and it could impact the Cubs.

Thank You For Being Here, and Now We Try to Turn the Page

The Cubs' regular season is over, and that wraps the coverage here ... except it just begins another kind of coverage.

David Ross Has Already Received at Least One Major Vote of Confidence

David Ross is highly likely to return as the Chicago Cubs' manager in 2024.

Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 4, Cubs 0 – October 1, 2023

The Cubs drop the season finale with a Spring Training approach.

Cubs Roster Moves: Hoerner, Fulmer, Madrigal, Wesneski, Wicks, Young, Duffey, Greene

With the regular season decided for the Cubs, in terms of playoff contention, we see a flurry of roster moves to set up the final game. Not only is the lineup full of rookies and bench guys, the bullpen will have a couple additions, too: This will allow Greene and Duffey to make an appearance […]

Cubs Offer Thoughts on Elimination

It's a sad end to a competitive season.

Maximum Pain, Canario, Morel, Taillon, Assad, and Other Cubs Bullets

Lotta Cubs players to get into, staving off the larger discussion.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 10, Brewers 6 – September 30, 2023 (Eliminated Tonight)

The Cubs won tonight, but it was too late. They'd already been eliminated.

A Particular Moment of Frustration Last Night: David Ross and Mark Leiter Jr.

David Ross continues to insist that Mark Leiter Jr. is something he isn't right now.