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 […]


Baseball Loses A Legend, Cubs Shock The World & More!

Baseball mourned the loss of a legend this week and was stunned by one team’s impressive play. Find out more here.

Cubs 7, Mets 4 – Sweep Thoughts

A big night in Chicago baseball as the Cubs get a series sweep at home against the Mets and draft a huge power bat from the left side of the plate. We discuss that and condiments in this edition of game thoughts.

The Draft, the Cubs and “tanking”

With the Rule 4 draft taking place tonight live on MLB Network, Chris Neitzel decided to take a look into some draft history as it relates to the Cubs.

Cubs 5, Mets 4 – Game Thoughts

The Cubs won a series against the Mets and still Joe has reason to complain about what he saw. Plus we pay tribute to a fallen former Cub.

Cubs 2, Mets 1 – Game Thoughts

When you’re team isn’t very good, it’s nice to have an off day. I enjoyed not having a game on the schedule on Monday, but I was ready to get back in there on Tuesday and was rewarded for my fandom with a win.

Tanaka The Great, Dr. James Andrews Speaks Up & More!

Masahiro Tanaka proves critics wrong and Dr. James Andrews is set to come out with an iPhone app, will you download it?

Cubs Blank The Brewers and the Jason Hammel Stock Continues to Rise

Sometimes I just don’t understand this team. We can crush it and score eight runs and then get crushed and score one or two. Why can’t we put together a good streak of like five or six in a game? Nonetheless, here were the highlights.

Friday Cubs Trivia

To close your week, we present to you four obscure Cubs trivia questions found via the Baseball Reference Play Index tool.

GirlieView (05/29/2014)

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!