Minor League Update: Not Long for the Minors

There are at least two players in the Cubs system who are likely not long for the minor leagues, one of whom we have already seen at the major league level. Here’s a closer look at why those two could be at Wrigley (or elsewhere) soon.

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Game 44 Notes – Lack of Offense Can’t Help Wada

Published on May 26th, 201514 comment

Another loss resulting from a lack of offense. Tsuyoshi Wada looked good in his second start of the game, but when you score just one run, you can’t expect to win many ballgames.

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Looking Back at Week 7 of MLB

Published on May 25th, 2015no comments

Foreign substance suspensions, remembering yesterday’s stars and a change in the lead for the Rookie of the Year race headlined Week 7 of Major League Baseball.

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Game 43 Notes – Offense Can’t Support Hammel

Published on May 25th, 201510 comment

After winning game one of the series, the Cubs dropped the last two against the Diamondbacks and head into a key week on a losing streak.

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Game 42 Notes – It Had Been A Long Day

Published on May 24th, 20155 comment

This West Coast road trip has been a taxing one on bloggers and ballplayers alike. This post will be short, sweet, and to the point.

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Game 41 Notes – Free Baseball Friday

Published on May 23rd, 20157 comment

It was a long one last night, and if you managed to stay up for the whole thing, the ending was certainly frustrating. The Cubs hit the ball hard and often, but usually into the gloves of the Diamondbacks.

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Game 40 Discussion

Published on May 22nd, 201513 comment

A late night on the west coast produced one of the best outings of Kyle Hendricks young career and gave the Cubs a series win.

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May 17th 1979 – A Game to Remember

Published on May 21st, 201516 comment

On Thursday May 17th 1979, the Chicago Cubs hosted the Philadelphia Phillies at Wrigley Field. The announced attendance for the game was 14, 952, and the contest lasted 4 hours and 3 minutes. Chris Neitzel tells you more.

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Game 39 Notes – If You Watch, You’re Out

Published on May 21st, 201533 comment

If you are a fan of the strikeout looking, which is my personal favorite type of strikeout, this was the game for you. The Cubs get a win and there were a whole bunch of guys walking back to the dugout after a called strike three.

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