Joe Answers the Questions You Asked

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

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Welcome to the Bandwagon

With the arrival of Javier Baez at Wrigley Field, many bandwagon fans will be emerging from the shadows…and I’m OK with that.

GirlieView (08/07/2014)

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!

Are the Chicago Cubs at the Tipping Point?

Chris Neitzel chimes in with his feelings on where the Cubs are on the rebuild process.

What to Expect from Javier Baez

The moment many of us have been waiting for since the 2011 draft has arrived: Javier Baez is a Chicago Cub. But what can we reasonably expect from the man with arguably the fastest bat since Gary Sheffield?

5 Things Cub Fans Need to Know for August 4th

It’s the first full week since the non-waiver trade deadline so we get you started with five things you need to know about the Cubs for Monday.

Cubs Trade Deadline Recap

Let’s take a look at the moves made during yesterday’s trade deadline. It was an exciting day to say the least.

Building a Bullpen

Josh kindly takes on the bizarre task of building a major league bullpen, a difficult and underrated part of the front-office experience.

A Belated Cubs’ Hall of Fame Point

I am old…okay 45…not that old.  My experience as a Cubs’ fan growing up was much different than many of you. My favorite players were Rick Monday, Rick Reuschel, Bruce […]

An Ode to Darwin Barney

It has become official. Darwin Barney is no longer a Cub. On Monday, the second baseman was dealt to the Los Angeles Dodgers with a cash consideration for a Player to be Named Later.