Another night and another loss. The Cubs and Cardinals are headed in different directions right now and it’s frustrating, but don’t give up.
With Javier Baez having lost his rookie eligibility and Addison Russell likely to do so soon, I bet you’re thinking the Cubs won’t have a single high ranking middle infield prospect this offseason. Thankfully, you’d be wrong, as 18 year old Venezuelan shortstop Gleyber Torres is tearing up the Midwest League in his first full season professional experience.Full Story »
Staked to an early five run lead, Travis Wood found a way to give the majority of them back and the Cubs allowed the Cardinals to come all the way back and win it.Full Story »
Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees finally must has out a payment dispute, the Cardinals continue to roll without their ace, and one N.L. Central team is already throwing in the towel. Week four was a doozy.Full Story »
Man, this series was frustrating to watch. We managed one run and deserved to have been swept. Absolutely garbage baseball played by the Cubs against one of the least talented teams in all of baseball.Full Story »
At the beginning of the week, I said that I wanted to see a 4-2 week out of the Cubs. I felt like if we could take two from the Pirates and two from the Brewers, it was a realistic goal. A win on Sunday puts us on position to do that, despite the rather ugly loss on Saturday.Full Story »
Buyer’s remorse was beginning to creep in for many in Cub nation. Yesterday, Jon Lester did a little to curb that anxiousness and show the ace we paid for.Full Story »
Cubs GM Jed Hoyer recently expressed that, although it’s still too early to predict, the Cubs hope to be in a position to be buyers later this summer, rather than sellers. How’s that for progress?Full Story »