Another outstanding performance from Jon Lester saw the Cubs get back on the horse after a disappointing loss Sunday to Arizona. They had won 4 straight heading into that contest, and 10 of their last 11. Luckily, the Cubs came out swinging on Monday. Anthony Rizzo produced 2 RBI singles in a 3 hit performance,
Had to throw this one to our guy Kyle. Two great starts in a row, really looks like he’s finding his stride. Today’s effort came out to be 8 innings pitched, 2 runs on 3 hits with only 1 walk. The two runs came on a solo homer and a sac fly. But what won
After Jon Lester’s complete game, four hit, one run masterpiece, its big bad Kyle Hendricks’ turn to show us what he’s got. Kyle stepped up in a big way, and perhaps set the bar, in his last start. Against the Phillies Hendricks went the distance, allowed just five hits and one run — all the
In these 3 games against Philadelphia, the Cubs played just as they were supposed to. Failing to take care of business against inferior opponents has sort of been the 2016 Cubs’ achilles heel. Of course, if you’re really a Cubs homer you’d argue that they’re all inferior opponents. Still, the 2016 Cubs have dropped series
The Cubs have lost 5 of their last 9. That includes 2 losses in a 3 game set against division rival Milwaukee, followed by this weekend’s series against San Francisco, where the Cubs dropped another 2 out of 3. Now Chicago travels to St. Louis for 3 more. The Cardinals are 3rd in the division,
The Cubs came into Wednesday’s game against the Cards with high expectations, but failed to pull through, and saw the Cards hand them their 4th loss of the season. Here’s how it went down: With Cubs’ 5th starter Kyle Hendricks on the hill, St. Louis was surely focused on striking early. They would do exactly
After sweeping a 2 game set in Anaheim, the Cubs made their way back to Arizona to play 4 games against the Diamondbacks. We got to compete with this Arizona team quite a bit in the Cactus League, with mixed results. The Dbacks have some of the most talented players in all of baseball on their roster.
You’re damn right we’re excited! Here’s a great hype video from the guys over at Sports Mockery, enjoy!