Game Post 4/10

The Cubs bats showed a flicker of life in Thursday’s win. They still haven’t really broken out, this would be a good time. Zach Davies looks to build on a quality first start. Watch/Listen Saturday: 5:35 PM CT on Marquee/670AM Lineups Cubs 1. Ian Happ (S) CF 2. Willson Contreras (R) C 3. Anthony Rizzo (L) 1B 4. Kris Bryant (R) 3B 5. Joc... Read more »

Game Post 4/6

Well the Cubs won their third game in a row Monday against the Brewers. Trevor Williams impressed his dad, and everyone else at Wrigley, with six strong innings in his Chicago debut. A three homer 4th inning gave the Cubs all they needed on offense. Adbert Alzolay gets the nod Tuesday night to try and... Read more »

Game Post 4/5

Watch/Listen Monday: 6:40 PM CT on Marquee/670AM Lineups Brewers 1. Kolten Wong (L) 2B 2. Keston Hiura (R) 1B 3. Christian Yelich (L) LF 4. Avisail Garcia (R) RF 5. Jackie Bradley Jr. (L) CF 6. Luis Urias (R) SS 7. Omar Narvaez (L) C 8. Orlando Arcia (R) 3B 9. Brett Anderson (L) P Cubs 1. Ian Happ (S) LF 2. Willson Contreras (R) C 3. Kris Bryant (R) RF 4. Anthony Rizzo (L) 1B 5. Javier Baez (R) SS 6. David Bote (R)... Read more »
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Game Post 4/3

The Cubs are back in action and results of game one were not great. Chicago’s pitching staff walked a whopping 11 batters while collecting just 3 hits of their own. The Cubs are hoping warmer weather and the return of Jake Arrieta will make Saturday a better day at Wrigley. Watch/Listen Saturday: 1:20 PM CT... Read more »

Cubs will try to forget that first one; For fans, it will linger

Kyle Hendricks (photo by Stephanie Lynn) Wow. That first game was a rough one. The one starter everyone feels confident in, fell on his face. The bullpen performed down to our worst fears. The offense looked an awful lot like the playoff offense. It was cold. It was windy. It’s only 1 of a 162.... Read more »

Game Post 4/1

We are going to switch the preview format a bit this season. Every day is it’s own mini-preview no more series previews. We are starting of course with opening day against the lowly Pittsburgh Pirates. If the Cubs are to top their reduced preseason expectations beating up on the massively rebuilding Bucs is a must.... Read more »
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Morning Cubs Roundup: It's Opening Day, enjoy it!

It’s been a long spring, coming after a long winter, and a long fall (with just a short stint of fall baseball for the Cubs), and a long summer… It’s been a forever 13 months. For everyone. As Cubs fans, we’ve had little to cheer about, despite the fact our team managed to win the... Read more »

Morning Cubs Roundup: A look at the Opening Day roster

David Bote (Photo by Stephanie Lynn) The Cubs still have a bit of house cleaning to do before they finalize their roster for Opening Day tomorrow. They entered last weekend with one open slot on the 40-man roster, but with word that three non-roster invitees (INFs Eric Sogard, Matt Duffy and LHP Rex Brothers) have... Read more »

Where Will All the Cubs Shortstop Prospects Go?

Where Will All the Cubs Shortstop Prospects Go?
Andy Weber by Rikk Carlson Author’s note: Please enjoy this link to an article posted on Prospects1500 regarding multitude of Cubs middle infield prospects. It is a fun look at the possibility on how these players can be utilized, should they all remain with the franchise and develop. Anyone who has followed the Chicago Cubs,... Read more »
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Spring Training Rundown: Bullpen

Jed Hoyer has been busy fortifying the Cubs bullpen of late. As camp opened earlier this month we learned setup man Rowan Wick is bothered by an intercostal injury (which ended his 2020 season) and is unlikely to be ready for Opening Day. Lefty Kyle Ryan opened on the Covid restricted list, potentially further depleting the returning... Read more »