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They Are Who We Thought They Are--Rangers 11 Cubs 10

They Are Who We Thought They Are--Rangers 11 Cubs 10
Okay. I took several deep breaths. I walked around the block, and I am no longer pounding the keys on my laptop writing this recap. The Cubs dropped the rubber match in the most blood-pressure raising fashion, and everything we thought about this roster looks to be accurate. That said most of us expected this... Read more »

Runs are Fun!--Cubs 12 Rangers 4

Runs are Fun!--Cubs 12 Rangers 4
Opening Day might be the best encapsulation of the modern world. No matter your level of cynicism, a true baseball fan still feels those twinges of excitement that only Opening Day can provide. However, it is also an event devoid of any larger meaning besides that which we give. It is one of 162, and... Read more »

With Yu Darvish The Waiting Is The Hardest Part

With Yu Darvish The Waiting Is The Hardest Part
In an off season that seems to be in a state of paralysis, the speculation over free agent starter Yu Darvish continues to mount. A flurry of conflicting reports emerged tonight on the tall right hander’s future roiled the internet. The first report Monday was good news for the Cubs. Jon Morosi went on MLB Network... Read more »
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Cubs Make the First Cut for Ohtani

Cubs Make the First Cut for Ohtani
Shohei Ohtani is the most anticipated free agent signing of the offseason. He is perhaps the most unique player of the modern era. Ohtani is one of the youngest Japanese players to come over, and so any comparisons to previous imports is apples to oranges. He can hit 100 mph with his fastball, but is... Read more »

Action Jeans--Rangers 4 Cubs 1

Action Jeans--Rangers 4 Cubs 1
The Cubs could not extend the winning streak and complete the sweep of the Texas Rangers. The Cubs dropped another game against Cole Hamels, who continues to dominate at Wrigley. This certainly was another game for the Cubs are doomed in the playoffs bunch, but at the end of the day it is hard to... Read more »

Game 90 Preview--Cubs vs Rangers--1:20 PM

Game 90 Preview--Cubs vs Rangers--1:20 PM
The Cubs are one win away from achieving a winning streak. They have happened before. This was a team that never slumped to start the season, and now we are looking for signs of life. The Cubs have a challenge in facing one of the best pitchers in baseball. Yu Darvish is back for the... Read more »
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