The title of this blog entry is a paraphrase from a segment from SportsCenter where Scott Van Pelt asked…”What if the Cubs win?” At this point, having already clinched the NL Central, the Chicago Cubs are just going through the motions, keeping guys loose and healthy, trying not to lose Continue reading What Happens When the Cubs Win?
It’s been a while since we’ve had a chance to blog, but rest assured that even in our busiest times, we’ve been keeping track of the Chicago Cubs and their rampage through the regular season towards October. With their most recent series victory, the Cubs are now ever closer to Continue reading Who Plays In October?
I was just getting out of class this afternoon and checked my Twitter in passing when who should we find in the lineup… Here is tonight's #Cubs lineup for the finale against the #Pirates! Game preview: https://t.co/LjHEVjJolE #LetsGo pic.twitter.com/hsxdB1fOGB — Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) August 31, 2016 The #Cubs today recalled Continue reading The Return of Tommy La Stella
In a series that we could possibly see again in October, the Chicago Cubs did not intimidate the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers almost swept the Cubs, taking the weekend series 2-1. Friday night’s game was filled with drama and excitement, exactly what you would expect from a game featuring Continue reading Series Recap: Chicago Cubs at Los Angeles Dodgers
On the final regular season Chicago Cubs game to be called by Vin Scully, the Cubs were able to survive a few frustrating innings against Dodgers spot starter Brock Stewart, but the Dodger were able to finally break through and win the series. The Cubs did end up winning the Continue reading Magical Cubs Season Check-In
Two of the National League’s best teams continue a three game set in sunny Los Angeles this weekend. The Chicago Cubs (82-45), already guaranteed a winning record this season after Friday night’s extra-innings victory, will look to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers (71-57) in what could possibly be a matchup Continue reading The Series Continues: Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
If I told you that on August 24, the Chicago Cubs would be the best team in baseball with 81 wins, miles ahead of every other team in the National League, and all of Major League Baseball, you’d be okay with this, right? Well, after escaping the baseball black hole Continue reading The Cubs Won’t Be a Losing Team This Year
As we sit in a rain delay and wait anxiously for another Chicago Cubs game to begin (they’re in Denver to take on the Colorado Rockies), it bears repeating how well Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have constructed this roster, and how well manager Joe Maddon has maximized matchups to Continue reading The Cubs’ Science Experiment
No productive major leaguer ever wants to be sent down to the minor leagues, especially one on a winning team. The Chicago Cubs are having an amazing season, owning the best record in baseball at 76-43. They are being led by MVP contenders Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo, but this Continue reading Tommy La Stella To Report To Double-A
Two young Chicago Cub superstars are front and center in the battle for the National League MVP award. In the National League to this point, it’s a three-horse race, and two of them play at Wrigley Field: Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and third baseman/outfielder Kris Bryant. They’re also joined by Nationals second Continue reading Rizzo and Bryant Are Battling For National League MVP