Cubs Are More Than Just Baez


I was in Kansas City this past weekend on my annual ballpark tour, and let me tell you, Kauffman Stadium is amazing. So far, this is my favorite ballpark that I have visited (not counting Wrigley Field), though there are Continue reading

Cubs Officially Trade for Jacob Turner (UPDATED)


The other day news broke that the Miami Marlins designated 2009 first round draft pick Jacob Turner for assignment. The Marlins acquired Turner in a trade which sent Anibal Sanchez to the Detroit Tigers in 2012. In his two full Continue reading

Down On The Farm

From Dylan Heuer

It’s been a while since I have had any idea of what I would like to talk/rant about. I have been leaving it up to the rest of World Series Dreaming to handle it all with their great insights and knowledge. Continue reading

Minor League Recap: Moving On Without Javy


With Javier Baez getting the call to the Chicago (via Colorado), the system has had one of its most important crops picked.  That should cause a refocus on prospects, such as Addison Russell, Jorge Soler, the returning C.J. Edwards, and Continue reading

A trade for Cole Hamels


About a week ago I speculated that the Chicago Cubs might consider claiming Cole Hamels if he was placed on waivers. Lo and behold, he was, and they did. Now, the Philadelphia Phillies have two days to either pull him Continue reading

Don’t You Just Love Surprises?


With all of the hype surrounding the rookies the Chicago Cubs have brought up, you can easily forget that there are other players on the roster to take notice of. While guys like Arismendy Alcantara and Javier Baez are stealing Continue reading

The March to the Top Begins Today


In a few years, when the Chicago Cubs win the World Series (yes, I said when), we will look back to today as the day when things finally started coming together. Today is the day that the Cubs took that Continue reading

The Spark the Cubs need

From Dylan Heuer

Yesterday the Chicago Cubs gave their fans a spark that could light a fire which could keep their fan base excited for the remainder of another lost season. The Cubs are promoting Javier Baez to the Majors, and he will be Continue reading

Dreamcast 44: August Musings


We dedicate this edition of the Dreamcast to Anthony Rizzo, the All-Star, would-be Gold Glove first baseman who probably has an outside shot at 40 homers this year especially with a trip to Colorado coming up.  But this podcast isn’t Continue reading

Top Ten List: Organ Intros For Rick Renteria’s Manager Moonwalk


I kept thinking about this last night as challenge after challenge and review after review continued to slow down the pace of the game, which the Cubs did win but could have won sooner.  You know of which I speak…there’s Continue reading