GirlieView (03/05/2015)

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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Early Predictions on the Cubs 1st Round Draft Pick

Published on February 23rd, 201514 comment

Two weekends into the 2015 college baseball season, the stars of the collegiate realm are already separating themselves from the rest of the pack. What better time to start looking at the June Rule 4 draft and who the Cubs may select.

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GirlieView (02/19/2015)

Published on February 19th, 201598 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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Why I Want the Cubs to Keep Travis Wood

Published on February 18th, 201520 comment

Travis Wood has taken a lot of heat this year after a somewhat disastrous 2014 season, but Joe Aiello makes the case for what he believes the issue is and why he wants the Cubs to work on fixing it and making him a part of the rotation.

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Contest: Predict the Cubs Opening Day Roster

Published on February 16th, 201530 comment

With Spring Training about to begin, it’s time for a contest. Predict the Cubs opening day roster for your chance to win a copy of Out of the Park Baseball 15.

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Why Javier Baez Needs to Start 2015 in AAA

Published on February 11th, 2015138 comment

Guest writer, Jarred Wyllys takes on a topic that is sure to be debatable as he makes the case for why Javier Baez should start the season in AAA.

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Baseball’s Misunderstood Demographics Problem

Published on February 10th, 201538 comment

With discussions of rule changes designed to speed up the game, some have argued that baseball has a demographics problem: that its fans are too darn old. Noah thinks baseball has a different demographics problem: that to become a top young American player, being born to wealthy parents has become too close to a prerequisite.

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Is James Shields Worth The Risk?

Published on February 9th, 201512 comment

We’ve now found ourselves in February with only about 10 days left until pitchers and catchers begin to report to Spring Training. While top names like Hanley Ramirez and Max Scherzer have found homes for the next half decade and beyond, one big name still remains without a team for the 2015 MLB season.

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GirlieView (02/05/2015)

Published on February 5th, 201558 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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Top 10 Worst Offensive Seasons as a Cubs SS

Published on February 4th, 201525 comment

Keeping with the theme from yesterday, I present the worst offensive Cubs seasons as a shortstop. Discuss among yourselves.

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