Game 40 Discussion

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.


May 17th 1979 – A Game to Remember

Published on May 21st, 201513 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, 201530 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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Farewell, Welington

Published on May 20th, 20155 comment

The Cubs made their first trade of the season yesterday, bringing in some much needed bullpen help. Here’s a summary of what we might expect going forward from yesterday’s trade.

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A Look at the Cubs Roster Moves

Published on May 19th, 201553 comment

The off day meant it was time for the Cubs to shake up the roster a bit in hopes that the winning ways can continue as they head west to face the Padres and Diamondbacks this week.

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Looking Back at Week 6 in MLB

Published on May 18th, 20152 comment

An elite level shortstop could be in the mix for a change of scenery, and the Marlins are making their manager pay for an unsatisfactory start. Week 6 of MLB had huge implications for the future.

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Game 37 Notes – Bad Baseball Fest

Published on May 18th, 20159 comment

While we end the week with a 3-0 loss to the Pirates that featured some bad baseball, it was a very good week. Now it’s time to keep the momentum rolling.

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Game 36 Notes – Six in a row!

Published on May 17th, 20155 comment

Jon Lester notched is 1,500th strikeout. Travis Wood did something he’s never done before. Addison Russell continues to shine. Schlitter made a brief appearance.

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Game 35 Notes – That Was a Wild One

Published on May 16th, 201525 comment

Nothing like some thrilling free baseball for a Friday afternoon. Cubs win in 12 on a Pirates error. After the 4 game sweep, they’re keeping up the winning.

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