Goatbusters – A Cubs Story In Pictures

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You may be familiar with some of our previous work, what with Kris Bryant doing a Quantum Leap and my original goofball idea of Theo Epstein as Indiana Jones.  It’s been a while since I’ve had time to think about another one, what with school and life, but now that Continue reading Goatbusters – A Cubs Story In Pictures

Joe Maddon Speaks, Plus Starlin’s Big Day

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The Chicago Cubs defeated the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday afternoon before the crazy rains came.  Let me first say that I really enjoy having a manager with a level head in Joe Maddon.  Here’s Joe post-game, addressing Starlin Castro‘s big day and the unfortunate incident with the plunkings: Your Continue reading Joe Maddon Speaks, Plus Starlin’s Big Day

NL Central Preview: 1st Place St. Louis Cardinals

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Manager: Mike Matheny Projected Record: 90-72 As is usually the case, the Cardinals have no obvious weaknesses.  They are the well-oiled developmental machine that successful organizations around baseball seek to emulate because even though they lose players to free agency or in trades, they seemingly always produce replacements who can keep them Continue reading NL Central Preview: 1st Place St. Louis Cardinals

Thank You Mike Matheny

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You know, even the best managers are capable of making bonehead mistakes with the game on the line. Rick Renteria put Jose Veras in to pitch the ninth which forced extra innings. Bad move Ricky, bad move. But Mike Matheny single handedly lost that game for the St. Louis Cardinals Continue reading Thank You Mike Matheny

2014 NL Central Preview: 1st Place – St. Louis Cardinals

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Of all of the teams in the NL Central, the Cardinals may stand head and shoulders above the rest.  Mike Matheny‘s club lost Carlos Beltran, David Freese, Fernando Salas, Edward Mujica, and in spite of not playing at all in 2013, Rafael Furcal and former ace Chris Carpenter.  Those losses Continue reading 2014 NL Central Preview: 1st Place – St. Louis Cardinals

I want to be a Macho man

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I’ve been meaning to write about this for a while, but real life got in the way (no complaints here, I like real life).  This actually has a lot to do with real life, however, so maybe a bit of perspective wasn’t a bad thing after all. You may have Continue reading I want to be a Macho man