The Integrity of the Game? What Integrity?

Pete Rose

Since new MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred took over, the question of how he would handle the Pete Rose situation and if he would be considered for reinstatement has been brought up numerous times.There are numerous fans on both sides of Continue reading

Will Lester have a Personal Catcher?


When Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer signed David Ross to be the new backup catcher on the Chicago Cubs, everyone assumed that he wold be Jon Lester‘s personal catcher. That is what I assumed when he was still a free Continue reading

Bryant to Play the Outfield in Spring Training

Any excuse to use this picture... #dreamy

The debate about what to do with Kris Bryant heated up again yesterday when Joe Maddon brought up his plans for the kid in Spring Training this year. Maddon says Bryant will be used at third and in outfield this Continue reading

Manny Being Manny Comes to Wrigley


Last season, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer thought that hiring Manny Ramirez to be a hitting coach for the Iowa Cubs would be a great idea, much to the chagrin to some fans of the Chicago Cubs. They did not Continue reading

Castro Goes to Camp


  Today is the day that Spring Training starts for real. Pitchers and Catchers arrived a week ago, and while some position players were already there, today is the day that they really need to show up. One of the most Continue reading

Cubs Broadcast Schedule Leads to Misdirected Anger

Chicago Cubs

We have known for a while that the Chicago Cubs broadcasting schedule was going to be a mess with as many different stations the games would be seen on. Yesterday we saw just how much of a mess things would Continue reading

The Four Greatest Words


I have been waiting for this day for months. Ever since the Chicago Cubs played game 162 at the end of the 2014 season, this is the day that I have been waiting for. The four greatest words you can Continue reading

You Gotta Love the Cubs


Happy Valentine’s Day Cubs fans! As you know, I love the Chicago Cubs. I have been a die hard fan of the North Siders for as long as I can remember. Baseball was, is and always be my first love. Continue reading

JRW Stripped of US Title


Before I get too far into this, I want to once again tip my cap to the children of the Jackie Robinson West Little League Baseball team.They played their hearts out, captivated America and did something that only the Chicago Continue reading

With New Bidding Process, When Will Wrigley Host an All Star Game?

All Star

New Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred announced yesterday that starting in 2017 the All Star game will be awarded to “the highest bidder”. While Manfred did not go into detail about how the bidding would work, they would take a different Continue reading