Well it looks like the Cubbies are back, for the moment at least. After stinking it up from Milwaukee to San Fran, and then losing on a walk-off homer last night, the boys in blue came back strong with an 12 run output which was backed up by a phenomenal performance form Jason Hammel. Hammel
Jesus Christ thank you for finally ending that game. Just a display of constant nothingness. Like a beer pong game where nobody can make a shot. But hey, its over, and we won. So lets break it down: It wasn’t until the 5th inning that some blood was spilled in this one. It was a
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
Great stuff from the Cubbies tonight against a reeeeeeeally good Washington team. Coming off the sweep of Pittsburgh I knew the Cubs were playing some great baseball, but I still had some concerns heading into this one. Mostly, I was worried that the pitching matchup for the evening could give us some trouble. Joe Ross,
It’s been an exciting start to 2016 for the Cubs. From a performance standpoint, you couldn’t ask for anything more from this squad. It’s been raining runs for Chicago hitters, and Cubs’ pitchers have put opposing lineups into a drought time and again. This team is straight up gellin’. Now, lets look at how the
For the final game of the series against Cincinnati the Cubbies didn’t hold back. Hanging 11 hits on the Reds’ staff, Chicago continued to look dominant as they expanded their MLB leading +43 run differential on the season. For a little perspective, that’s 19 runs better than the second place team, the St. Louis Cardinals.
For about 8 innings, last night was absolutely miserable for Cubs fans. It was a cold night, Lester didn’t have his best stuff, and until Grandpa Rossy singled in the bottom of the 7th, the Cubs were without a hit against Brandon Finnegan (who? Exactly.) but then, everything changed. After a Heyward single chased home