3 Cubs Prospects to Keep Your Eye On in 2015

We love the big name prospects, but the Cubs’ farm system has a few other guys in the lower levels that you should be giving some attention as well. Here’s a look at three who are worth our attention in 2015.


3 Players Set For Big Regression In 2015

Published on December 29th, 201411 comment

With the offseason coming to a bit of a lull (although top names like Max Scherzer and James Shields are still available) it’s safe to say that we can start looking towards next season already. Last year, we saw some surprising names jump onto the scene, but we may see some of those fade away as quickly as they came.

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GirlieView (12/25/2014)

Published on December 25th, 201413 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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Cubs / Padres Trade Just Makes Sense

Published on December 23rd, 201422 comment

Would a trade with the Padres cure what ails both teams? We take a look at a potential minor trade that could net nice returns for both the Friars and the Cubs as well as look at some other minor moves to hit the wire today.

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Top Trade Options On The Market

Published on December 22nd, 201430 comment

Free agency is already in full swing, which means many of the top names have already found new homes. There are still a few players that could wind up getting moved prior to the season kicking off.

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Cubs Acquire Matt Brazis from Seattle for Justin Ruggiano

Published on December 18th, 201442 comment

The Cubs made a trade yesterday that seems to indicate that a corresponding move to bring in a new outfielder is close.

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What Other Moves Will the Cubs Make This Offseason?

Published on December 16th, 201440 comment

The Cubs were one one of the most active teams at this year’s winter meeting, signing starting pitchers Jon Lester and Jason Hammel, and trading for catcher Miguel Montero. While the Cubs’ most expensive moves of the offseason are probably behind them, most think changes to the roster will continue before Opening Day. These are the signings and trades that Noah thinks the Cubs are most likely to make.

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What Jason Motte Means For The Cubs Bullpen

Published on December 16th, 20146 comment

With the Cubs signing Jason Motte to a one year deal, what does the bullpen look like heading into the 2015 season?

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Under The Radar Free Agent Position Players

Published on December 15th, 201413 comment

We’re in the middle of December, which means we’ve already passed the Winter Meetings. There was quite a bit of movement going on (Jon Lester signing with the Cubs, Jeff Samardzija heading to the White Sox, Yoenis Cespedes being shipped to Detroit) which will only get the ball rolling for the rest of the offseason.

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What Does Your Opening Day Roster Look Like?

Published on December 12th, 201421 comment

On this lazy Friday morning, with the winter meetings now complete, I want to pose a question to you. I’d like you to post your opening day roster as the team stands right now.

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