Jake Peavy Headed to Chicago?

I bet you all thought I died. Admit it, you know you did. I just get frustrated with losing and took a break, but I’m back now and ready for the off-season. Let’s get it going with some news and notes.


Revisiting My Terrible 2014 Cubs’ “Award” Winner Predictions

At the beginning of the season, I made a set of predictions regarding which Cubs would earn certain fictional awards. Even with fictional rewards, my predictions were really, really awful. Here, we examine my terrible predictions, and look at the players who I SHOULD have picked.

Playoffs Set, Jeter Finishes Career & More!

It feels like just yesterday I was writing this article to recap the first week of the season, but somehow we’ve already reached the end of the regular season road. This week was one of the most action-packed, emotion-filled weeks of the year, so let’s get right to it!

Cubs Done on WGN? Can Games Get Shorter? Who Cares!!!

Three quick news nuggets today that should spark some discussion and potential anger toward Joe.

AL Central Battle, Ron Washington Update & More!

Somehow we’ve almost reached the MLB Postseason. It’s been a long ride to get here and there’s still quite a bit of entertaining baseball yet to be played. Let’s get caught up with the biggest headlines from this past week.

Joe Answers the Questions You Asked

Last week, Joe asked for your questions. Now, after much waiting, he brings his answers. Enjoy!!!

Pitchers with the Best and Worst Run Support

Thankfully, the baseball community has moved beyond judging pitchers solely by their won-lost record. Last season, Clayton Kershaw took home the NL Cy Young despite having three fewer wins than […]

GirlieView (09/18/2014)

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!

Ask Joe Anything

The design here is an open forum for you to ask me anything. Maybe it’s questions to get to know me better, or maybe it’s questions about the Cubs. Whatever is on your mind, let’s hear it.

Stanton Suffers Devastating Injury, Davis Suspended and More!

After a week spent traveling across the country and back, I’ve returned with another week’s worth of MLB news! Unfortunately, we aren’t going to be able to start off on a good note for this week.