Bryant Day is Here (Reports: Bryant to be called up Friday)

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Ahem. Breaking. Source: Kris Bryant to be called up by Cubs on Friday. Story coming at http://t.co/iRRtXbR1Vj — Jesse Rogers (@ESPNChiCubs) April 17, 2015 It probably isn’t a surprise given that the 12 or whatever days are up, and it Continue reading

I Hate the What If Game

The Quantum Leap effect now comes with cornfields. (via Randall J. Sanders)
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Well, the Chicago Cubs have opened the season with a record of 1-2, which as one would expect has set some fans off with a slew of statements they deem to be true. These statements range from something like call up Continue reading

South Bend Cubs Opening Day in pictures…..and one video

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I’ll discuss the “baby Cubs” roster, their top prospects and their first home stand of the 2015 season soon. But until then, here are some photos (and one video) from the South Bend Cubs Opening Day 2015.       Continue reading

Quantum Leap: The Kris Bryant Chronicles (A Cubs Story in Pictures)

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I have no idea who started this going, but Cubs Twitter started talking about Quantum Leap the other night.  As you may know, Quantum Leap was a very good science fiction television program some 20+ years ago starring Scott Bakula, Continue reading

Small Sample Size or Not, Bullpen Picks Up Where They Left off

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The Chicago Cubs have only played two games this season, but the bullpen has been very impressive in their only chances. Opening night, five relievers combined to throw 4.2 innings of two hit, shut out ball in which they struck Continue reading

Believe it or Not, the Rain Out is a Good Thing

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If you were looking forward to tonight’s rematch between the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals, Due to tonight’s rainy forecast and chilly temperatures the Cubs have announced that tonight’s game has been postponed, without a make update announced as Continue reading

Let’s Pretend the Cubs Have to Add At the Deadline: Johnny Cueto Edition

Legitimate Ace (Photo: Scott Cunningham, Getty Images)
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Okay, let’s start by saying that we have established that the 2015 Chicago Cubs season isn’t actually doomed yet.  Let’s further suggest that because the Cubs are expected to improve and should get reinforcements from the minors, they should be Continue reading

Countdown to the Final 25 (at least for Opening Night)

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We’re finally here, guys.  The countdown on the side bar is about to be shut down, probably around when Fallout Boy starts performing at Wrigley Field before the Chicago Cubs host the St. Louis Cardinals in yet another edition of Continue reading

Kris Bryant: Worth the Wait

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Yesterday, Adidas unveiled their new billboard; one that is literally on Wrigley Field’s doorstep. Several people saw this as a direct shot at the Chicago Cubs for sending him down to the minors when he performed well enough to make Continue reading

Are You Ready? Let’s Go!

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Tomorrow, Easter Sunday, the Chicago Cubs will lead the charge in the 2015 baseball season as they take on their long time rival St. Louis Cardinals. The bleachers might not be ready, Kris Bryant might be in Iowa (or where Continue reading