Can You Name the 7 Cubs with 75 HR and 75 SB as a Cub?

Today’s trivia question is a combination of speed and power. In the Cubs history, only seven players have ever amassed at least 75 HR and 75 SB while playing for the Cubs. Can you name them all?


Black Friday: Acquisition Predictions

Published on November 27th, 201518 comment

Hopefully we have all recovered nicely from yesterday’s food indulgences and will survive today’s shopping outings. I’m not one for any sort of Black Friday shopping (I think I have […]

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GirlieView (11/26/2015)

Published on November 26th, 20156 comment

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!

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The Price is Wrong?

Published on November 25th, 20155 comment

Maybe David Price joining the Cubs is not actually a sure bet, but maybe there are enough other options to fill the starting pitching void that it won’t matter. Here’s a look at a couple of possibilities.

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Here is the Worst Prediction Job in History

Published on November 24th, 201510 comment

I try to be good at making predictions. Before the start of the 2014 year, I made some rather correct predictions and figured it would be easy to do it again in 2015. Guess again. I present to you the worst job of prognosticating in the history of prognostication.

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Theo Epstein Gusts Relevancy Back to the Windy City’s North Side

Published on November 23rd, 201513 comment

After a previous 10 days that saw major awards for the Cubs, relevancy has officially returned to the Cubs. The culture, the people, and the love are here to stay; a discussion on this follows.

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Sunday Trivia: Pitchers in 2015

Published on November 22nd, 20159 comment

Without Google, can you name the pitchers who took the mound for the Cubs in 2015? It’s harder than you think. Good Luck!!!

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Thoughts on a Samardzija reunion

Published on November 20th, 201528 comment

The Cubs free agent talk of late has begun circling around Jeff Samardzija, and this is understandably prompted a large reaction that goes in either direction. Let’s talk about that.

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Cubs Win the Triple Crown

Published on November 19th, 201517 comment

Personally, I’m more of a team guy, as the famous “there’s no ‘I’ in team” phrase was ingrained into me early in adolescence. That being said, there’s no denying how special this offseason has been for a few individuals on the Cubs.

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