Fan Safety-How Much is Too Much?

Is it more important to protect fans at MLB ballparks and risk taking away from the game experience? The answer is yes.

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A Quick Look at Duane Underwood

Published on January 25th, 20168 comment

Duane Underwood the next young start to potentially hit the majors. Rob Willer gives a quick profile on the young Cubs starter.

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Just Say NO…To The DH

Published on January 25th, 201662 comment

There are many fans of baseball who insist that it’s time for the National League to adopt the designated hitting rule. This fan counts herself among the diehard dissenters.

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Falling in love with baseball

Published on January 22nd, 201638 comment

During a part of the offseason when the news cycle runs pretty slowly and quietly, here’s a post on that initial spark that fueled a lifelong love of the game of baseball. Read and share your experience with falling in love with the game.

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GirlieView (01/21/2016)

Published on January 21st, 201686 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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Two Pitchers that need to take a step forward if the Cubs want to improve

Published on January 20th, 201622 comment

Last year, expectations were low, and when the Cubs were successful it came as a surprise to many around baseball. This year, expectations are high, and in order for the Cubs to achieve those expectations, these two pitchers must improve.

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Watching Ryan Williams

Published on January 19th, 201640 comment

In 2016, I’m taking a look at Ryan Williams who I think has a chance to do great things for the Cubs in the future. He could be a future back end rotation member of the 2017 rotation.

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THINGS I LEARNED ABOUT BASEBALL WHILE LOOKING UP OTHER THINGS ABOUT BASEBALL: Rules Changes in MLB

Published on January 16th, 2016101 comment

With apologies to Sidney J. Harris, this posting is about things I learned while trying to research an altogether different idea for VFTB. My initial idea relates to one of […]

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5 Things for Cubs Fans to Know on January 15

Published on January 15th, 201620 comment

For mid-January, there’s surprisingly a lot of Cubs news to keep up with. Jared Wyllys has five of the things that have been making some headlines with the Cubs this week.

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Salaries Gone Wild

Published on January 13th, 2016140 comment

Are you tired of the escalating price of going to see your favorite baseball team? One fan is and she’s here to talk about it.

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