GirlieView (11/26/2015)

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!


NLCS Preview: Cubs vs. Mets

Published on October 17th, 201511 comment

It’s been twelve long years since the Cubs have been to the NLCS and they are favored to go even farther than that. For now, here’s a look at the NLCS against the Mets that lies ahead.

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Am I Ready For This?

Published on October 16th, 201545 comment

As we head into Saturday’s game 1 of the NLCS, Joe gets on the VFTB psychologist couch and shares some of the feelings he’s experiencing.

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The Culture Change in Chicago

Published on October 15th, 201521 comment

We have seen the Cubs in the playoffs a few times in the last 12 years, but somehow things feel a lot different in 2015. Here’s a look at the shift in Cubs culture that has taken place (and some fun Cubs hype videos).

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NLDS Game 4 Notes: Cardinals 4 @ Cubs 6

Published on October 14th, 201561 comment

Here we come, NLCS! The Cubs have moved past the Cardinals in the first ever playoff series between these two teams. We’ll have to wait and see who their next opponent will be until after Thursday, however.

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NLDS Game 3 Notes – Cardinals 6 @ Cubs 8

Published on October 13th, 201541 comment

It was a wild game three at Wrigley with the wind blowing straight out all night. The Cubs managed to bring the lumber and hold on to take the lead.

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NLDS Game 3 Preview

Published on October 12th, 201572 comment

With the NLDS’ Game 3 on tap today, Chris O’Reilly provides a breakdown of each team’s strengths and weaknesses, leading to a prediction many might make themselves.

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NLDS Game 2 Notes: Cubs 6 @ Cardinals 3

Published on October 11th, 201531 comment

The Cubs leave St. Louis having accomplished what they needed to, winning at least one of the two road games. Now, they’ll be back in Chicago with their best pitcher on the mound and ready to put the series up, 2-1.

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NLDS Game 1 Notes – Cubs 0 @ Cardinals 4

Published on October 10th, 201512 comment

Game 1 didn’t quite go as we had hoped. Joe Aiello brings his thoughts on the game as we look ahead to game two tonight with Kyle Hendricks on the mound.

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NLDS Preview

Published on October 9th, 201538 comment

The NLDS between the Cubs and Cardinals begins today. Here’s a look at the series as a whole, and then a game by game breakdown for the entire 5 game series.

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