Luis Valbuena, eat your heart out


Luis Valbuena is the king of Cubs bat flips. Tonight, Home Run Derby champion Yoenis Cespedes did him several better. (h/t SB Nation) Long live baseball.

Throw Castro Under the Bus?


In games decided by one run it takes just one mistake to change the outcome. In the Fourth of July game against the A’s, the Cubs came close to scoring a run in the fourth inning with Starlin Castro on Continue reading

No Prize for Second Place


Off days suck. The traditional day off after game number one by MLB schedule makers is always one of the toughest to make it through, but fate made it an especially difficult task for Cubs fans as two nearly Cubs Continue reading

End of Spring Training Minor League Report


With opening day just two days away for several teams in the farm system, the Chicago Cubs enter the new season with the same farm they left 2012 with, not trading for any big-time prospects or trading any others away. Continue reading

WSD Post-Deadline Top 13 Prospects List


First a quick recap of moves that went down the past two days: LHP Paul Maholm (Chicago) + OF Reed Johnson (Chicago) + Cash to Atlanta for RHP Arodys Vizcaino (Unassigned) + RHP Jaye Chapman (AAA Gwinnett) C Geovany Soto Continue reading

Cubs Practice Game(s) #17A and #17B: Ties are lame


Just before the off-day (oooh, more cuts soon), the Cubs hosted the Rangers and sent some B-listers to Phoenix to face off against the A’s.  OMG Yoenis Cespedes!  Also, Neftali Feliz, who is being moved to the Rangers’ rotation last Continue reading

Post Turkey Coma Stuff


  Welcome back to World Series Dreaming after the Thanksgiving holiday.  We’re a week away from the Winter Meetings and finding out whether Ron Santo will finally get into the Hall of Fame (great timing right).  So we’re going to Continue reading

Things to do, people to see


Seems that Cubs fans are freaking out a bit as the Cubs haven’t actually done much other than hire a bunch of new guys.  Where are all the free agent signings?  Who’s going to be on the coaching staff?  Will Continue reading