At least Javy Baez can have a good sense of humor about yesterday’s frustrating ending.
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I would have been angry, too, even if I can’t say for sure that was the wrong call.
No Kris today.
That’s a literal headline there about Hamels.
A mechanical tweak here, a bit of natural development there, and the guy is crushing the ball in the air.
Coward. (I kid. He’s got a bum groin.)
No Trout today. Can the Cubs take advantage?
Seems like a good sign for a guy on the shelf with a hamstring issue.
We’ve been waiting on a game like this, and I love the *way* Quintana dominated.
Caratini will get surgery.
Regression cuts in all kinds of directions, and the scoreless streak is up to 17.2 innings.
Maddon was at least right that one of these called strikes was super extremely not a strike.
A bone with parts you don’t even need causes players to miss lots of time because of a swing of the bat. That’s likely what’s coming for Victor Caratini.
Dang. That’s a bummer.
The Cubs are still very, very valuable.
Last night’s Yu Darvish start was another one of those “bad results, BUT!” type starts. It’s fair to discuss it that way, but it does get frustrating.
Because Almora’s struggles go far back into 2018, and because the outfield rotation might be changing soon, you wonder what should come next.
Jason Heyward is just scorching the ball right now, and it’s a lot of fun to see, even if we need a whole lot more to say it’s here to stay.
It isn’t just the losing in these first two weeks that stings, it’s that it doesn’t get any easier.
The 29-year-old lefty had a long road back to the big leagues.
How do you do something all Spring and then find out it’s illegal when the season starts? Well, that’s not exactly what happened.
The schedule and a conservative approach to health dictate it.
The Angels come to Wrigley Field this weekend.
It may not be a great night to pitch, and I wonder if there are alternatives.
Don’t jinx it Brett don’t jinx it Brett don’t jinx it Brett don’t jinx it Brett …
I think maybe I feel better (again)? Certainly there is good news on the bullpen front.