The Cubs are now 0-for-3 this week and Jeff Samardzija got very little run support behind him again. Let’s talk about that.
Luke Jett takes a look at why Cubs fans should have optimism about the future of Edwin Jackson despite the recent struggles this season.
GirlieView is a VFTB recap column on alternate Thursdays. We give our readers props for having timely and funny quotes from the past two weeks of VFTB commentary. Join us for a few good laughs!
If you missed the 10 strikeout performance put up on Wednesday afternoon by Masahiro Tanaka, it showed off his nasty stuff. Joe Aiello takes a look at what other pitchers have “nasty” stuff.
Everyone knows about the Cubs’ top hitting prospects, especially the “Big Four”. And it’s the Cubs’ offensive prospects that propelled them to unanimous top fives or better in media farm system ratings. But is the Cubs’ system really that devoid of arms?
We started the blog in October 2003. That means this is season # 11 for the site. Today we look at the offensive WAR leaders cumulative for the Cubs since the inception of the site.
I went to the Cubs/Cards series in St. Louis this weekend, and I was really disappointed in my experience. Let’s talk about it.
We’re told to be patient and wait for the kids to develop. While most of the big names are in AA and AAA, there are names to know in A-Ball and Rob Willer previews that. We also cover reasons why the Yankees will crush the Cubs this series.
Episode 11 covers a wide variety of topics including a the guys debating on their top three kinds of mustard. Yes, you read that correctly….mustard.