Stat of the Week – How Good Are The Cubs?

A look at just how good the Cubs start to the 2016 season has been so far. It’s been a fun ride so far.

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GirlieView (04/28/2016)

Published on April 28th, 201636 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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Three Strikes – No Fly Zone

Published on April 27th, 2016101 comment

On a cold, windy night at Wrigley field, the Brewers gave the Cubs a scare. The wind stifled a few rallies, but helped give the Cubs the win in the end.

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Three Strikes – Winning the Week

Published on April 24th, 201657 comment

With the Cubs finishing their winning series over the overmatched Reds in dominating fashion with a 9-0 win on Sunday, Chris O’Reilly takes apart what was a winning finale and week.

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Three Strikes – Squeeze You Like a Snake

Published on April 23rd, 201630 comment

My favorite baseball play is the squeeze bunt and the Cubs treated me to not one, but two perfectly executed servings.

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Watch Anthony Rizzo’s 3rd HR in the last 3 Games (VIDEO)

Published on April 23rd, 20162 comment

This guy is just plain good. Watch Anthony Rizzo crush a home run for the third straight game last night. Your browser does not support iframes. Like what you see […]

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Three Strikes – Utter Domination

Published on April 22nd, 201630 comment

I had that weird feeling last night down deep in my loins and it wasn’t an STD. It was Jake Arrieta day and he didn’t disappoint.

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Scoring without Hitting and Making Adjustments

Published on April 21st, 201681 comment

The Cubs’ offensive performance so far this season underscores just how important on-base percentage is.

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Three Strikes – Hammel, Defense lead the Cubs to victory

Published on April 20th, 201632 comment

Jason Hammel was good, the Cubs defense was (mostly) great, and the bullpen continues to improve as the Cubs take game two of the series

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