This week’s Sports Illustrated Regional Cover goes to Javy Baez for his walk-off home run against the Nationals on Sunday. Congrats, Javy.
With the Cubs’ depth in the infield it was only a matter of time before either Kris Bryant or Javy Baez became every day outfielders. Since Bryant has put in a good amount of time in Left Field with the injury of Kyle Schwarber, it appears Joe Maddon is comfortable making him his every day
Could the Cubs get Mike Trout in a blockbuster move before the trade deadline? Maybe. But probably not. That didn’t stop Michael Bradburn at SB Nation from speculating on a very interesting idea. He writes: The deal: Javier Baez, Jorge Soler, Kyle Schwarber, Gleyber Torres, Duane Underwood, Billy McKinney, and Dan Vogelbach The rationale: This deal
Episode 2 of the “Wave The W Show with Tyler and Bo” is now live. We talk about everything from Rizzo’s hot streak, how Sean Rodriguez is a punk, and why MLB must reform how long replays are taking. We also vote on Players of the Week and Game of the Week. Check it out
Eighteen years ago today Kerry Wood became a Chicago Cubs legend as he struck out 20 Houston Astros. Rewatch the game in it’s entirety on the link above. Go Cubs!
A day after handily defeating the Washington Nationals, the Cubs will face Nats ace Max Scherzer on Friday afternoon at Wrigley. Scherzer, the 2013 AL Cy Young Winner, is following a 14-12 season where he became the sixth pitcher in Major League history to throw two no-hitters in one season. He has a 3-1 record
I missed Jake Arrieta’s 2nd career no-hitter last night only because I was at Pearl Jam’s show in Columbia, S.C. And to make matters worse, my phone had no coverage inside the Colonial Life Arena, so I had absolutely no idea what was going on with the Cubs game. Eddie Vedder to the rescue. About
The other day someone asked me, “If you couldn’t pick Ryne Sandberg, who would be your favorite Cub in your life time?” I literally couldn’t decide. So instead I said, “I have 9 other favorites.” And then I have 10 favorite pitchers. So, without further ado, here they are. Disclaimer: I was born in 1985.
Welcome to the first day of WaveTheW.com. Your new online source for Chicago Cubs news, game recaps, opinions, and analysis. While that may sound super official, we’re just a few huge Cubs fans trying to make life a little easier for other Cubs fans in this the most anticipated year in our franchise’s history. This is the