Mark Buehrle – One of the Most Durable Pitchers of All Time

Cy Young, Warren Spahn, Gaylord Perry, Christy Mathewson. And Mark Buehrle. That’s an amazing list. How does Mark Buerhrle get on that list?


10 Bold Predictions for 2014 – How Did I Do?

Published on November 20th, 201466 comment

At the beginning of the season, I made some predictions for what I thought would potentially happen. Most people just crank these things out and no one usually goes back to see how they did. Today we’re going to do just that.

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Jon Lester Close to Signing with the Cubs?

Published on November 18th, 201435 comment

Are the Cubs on the verge of signing their top free agent target? A meeting today with Jon Lester suggests they may just be.

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Cubs Send Arodys Vizcaino back to Atlanta

Published on November 16th, 201477 comment

The Cubs announced a swap with the Atlanta Braves today that included former Braves arm, Arodys Vizcaino.

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GirlieView (11/13/2014)

Published on November 13th, 201442 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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Funtastic Friday – Two Truths and a Lie

Published on November 7th, 201456 comment

It’s Friday so let’s finish the week off with some Cubs news and notes and then some fun to get the weekend started.

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What Are Your Expectations for this Off-Season?

Published on November 6th, 201467 comment

Free agency is open. Can you tell by the flurry of moves? It’s not like free agency in the NBA or the NFL. Things take some time to age and develop. As a result, we have some time to discuss.

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Can the Cubs Compete in 2015 if Starlin Castro Is Traded?

Published on November 4th, 201462 comment

Everyone knows the Cubs’ highest offseason priority is adding veteran starting pitching. Some have floated the idea of the Cubs using Starlin Castro to obtain one of those arms. The Cubs have also said they plan to compete for the NL Central in 2015. Without Starlin Castro, can they honestly expect to do that?

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Giants Win World Series, Maddon Kicks Off Offseason & More

Published on November 3rd, 20149 comment

We’ve reached the end of the line. It was yet another incredible season from start to finish with highlights scattered all throughout. The season ended this past week, but it didn’t take long for things to get going in the offseason. Let’s get to it.

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