Why Kyle Hendricks Needs To Be In the Bullpen

Published on May 19th, 20165 comment

Nate Usher has some hot takes on how to fix what isn’t broken, why Jorge Soler should go down to Iowa, why Kyle Hendricks should relieve and Miguel Montero needs to go back on the DL.

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Are Sports Just One Big Conspiracy?

Published on May 19th, 201640 comment

What if the whole sports landscape is just one big conspiracy? What if everything we believe and trust about sports is a lie? Is it possible?

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Organization Recap – Cubs Sign A Closer?

Published on May 18th, 201638 comment

In this edition of the Organization Recap, the Cubs go out and lay an egg offensively, despite a pair of home runs (one by someone who was desperately needing one). We also talk about a potential signing that could pay dividends down the road and look at the happenings down on the farm.

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Why I’m Not a Fan of the Current Cubs Roster

Published on May 17th, 201634 comment

Even though yesterday was an off day, there is always something to talk about for the Cubs and today Joe has a rant about what is driving him nuts about this current Cubs roster.

We also take a look at what went down last night on the farm, including two players in the organization being named Player of the Week for last week.

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Organizational Recap – 5/15/2016

Published on May 16th, 201635 comment

The Cubs dropped the series finale against the Pirates and I’ve got a bone to pick with two Pirates players. Perhaps they should learn to play better baseball before running their mouths.

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Organizational Recap – 5/14/2016

Published on May 15th, 201614 comment

A look at the results from the Cubs system for Saturday, including the return of Miguel Montero and a big night for a former member of the big league roster.

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Organizational Recap – 5/13/2016

Published on May 14th, 201619 comment

Trying out a new format today. Pardon our dust on the homepage. I am still trying to get the error figured out with why the images are not loading.

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OUCH! – Take Your Base

Published on May 13th, 201629 comment

Brad takes a look at the hit by the pitch rule. He muses on the rule’s history and purpose. And he wonders about the role HBP plays in the Cubs’ current success.

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GirlieView (05/12/2016)

Published on May 12th, 201623 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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