Why Isn’t He Playing?

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One of the most frequently asked questions I have seen so far this Spring Training season is “Why isn’t (insert player’s name) playing today”. Many people want to witness the prospects Kris Bryant, Jorge Soler, Javier Baez and others playing Continue reading

Soler, Baez & Bryant go Back to Back to Back


Today’s Baseball Porn comes directly from Spring Training, where the Chicago Cubs were trailing the Cleveland Indians 4-0… until Jorge Soler came up to bat and did this. Your browser does not support iframes. That was fantastic. Now down 4-1, Javier Continue reading

Mike Olt. A Good Problem to Have

Mike Olt

So far this Spring, Mike Olt has been making people notice him, in a good way. Mike Olt goes yard! Having good at bats!!! @WSDreaming_Cubs pic.twitter.com/6tF58Z3kO1 — Jesse Jensen (@jjrayn) March 9, 2015 Last season, Olt and Luis Valbuena were Continue reading

Hello Rangers? You Want Edwin Jackson?


Some sad news around baseball might be quite beneficial to the Chicago Cubs. As everyone knows, the Cubs have a surplus in the starting pitching department. Cubs Manager Joe Maddon came out earlier saying that Travis Wood and Edwin Jackson Continue reading

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

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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