Posts in category "Hitting"

OMG, looks like we got a gee-nee-yuss in our midst

OMG, looks like we got a gee-nee-yuss in our midst
Paul Sullivan, on Bryan LaHair: “I think everyone in the clubhouse knows this isn’t the easiest place to hit home runs this time of the season,” LaHair said. “We all accept that. For me, I’m just trying to hit low line drives, ground balls through the hole, going to the gap… You try to hit... Read more »

One week with the New Cubs. Seven games. Five losses. Why?

One week with the New Cubs.  Seven games.  Five losses.  Why?
Or: The Most Important Statistics to the 2012 Cubs – Redux First of all – A. J. got himself hitched!  Now we’re all old married guys!  We can all start discussing mulching mowers and man caves (aka we get a WHOLE room in our houses to OURselves? Who cares if its the basement or garage?... Read more »

A shortlist for improvement, Part 1

A shortlist for improvement, Part 1
Historically I’m a huge fan of the Hot Stove season.  It’s nice to cultivate ridiculous fantasies, such as the Cubs rebuilding in a swift series of moves centering around the acquisition of talented young players for Chicago’s crappy crop of minor leaguers who might develop into the next Luis Montanez if they’re lucky. In this... Read more »
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