Another day, another brilliant pitching performance by a Cubs starter. Jason Hammel took the hill in this one, and followed John Lackey’s strong performance from a night before with one of his own. Hammel went 6 for the Cubbies, allowing just 1 run (on a play Soler should have made in left, but we’ll get
In a lot of ways, the season hasn’t really started until we’ve played the Cardinals. They’re our fiercest rival, generally one of our toughest tests, and nothing — I mean nothing — is quite like showing them how it’s done (kinda like the way we did just that in the NLDS last season). Last night we
Another day, another W for the Cubbies. After a hard fought victory Monday night, the off day on Tuesday looks to have helped, as the guys picked up a huge win last night, 9-2 over division rival Cincinnati. Lackey opened up the game by giving up a run on a sacrifice fly in the top
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.
If that isn’t exactly what we’re looking for, I don’t know what is. Not even sure where to start, so I’ll start by saying last night’s win kind of made me feel like this… #MONEY But in all seriousness, this was a complete performance out of the Cubbies. Arrieta pitched 7 absolutely stellar innings, allowing
You’re damn right we’re excited! Here’s a great hype video from the guys over at Sports Mockery, enjoy!
I just ate probably the best chimichanga I’ve ever had accompanied by this 32oz behemoth of a dos equis, and wanted to say a few words before Opening Day. I think from a personal perspective, this is one of the most anticipated seasons I can remember, for a few reasons. Obviously the fact that we