David DeJesus is Smartest Player on Chicago Cubs

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I believe Chicago Cubs center fielder David DeJesus has the highest baseball IQ on the team.  DeJesus continues to make smart decisions both on offense and defense.  In yesterday’s game against the San Francisco Giants, DeJesus made two plays in […]

Wellington Castillo: Stop Moving the Ball!

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The Chicago Cubs need all the help they can get when it comes to their pitchers.  Cubs’ catcher Wellington Castillo needs to improve the way he receives the ball.  There are two things every plate umpire hates; holding a pitch […]

Wheels Come Off for the Chicago Cubs In the 4th

Chicago Cubs: Wheels Come Off in the 4th

The Chicago Cubs came into the 4th inning against the San Francisco Giants leading 5-0.  Scott Feldman was in complete control of his pitches and Cubs announcer JD was talking about how pitchers with this big of a lead stop […]

Chicago Cubs: Jeff Samardzija Is Officially the Ace

Chicago Cubs: Samardzija is Officially the Ace

Jeff Samardzija had another outstanding start against the Atlanta Braves on Sunday in a 5-1 loss for the Chicago Cubs.  The final score doesn’t show how dominant Samardzija was until the wheels came off in the fifth inning though. Samardzija finished […]

Wrigley Field is the Augusta National of Baseball

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As the final storms of winter blanket much of the country, spring has arrived in all its glory at Augusta National.  This weekend Cubs fans will change the channel away from the friendly confines of Wrigley Field to catch a […]

Chicago Cubs: Coaching Error in 8th Cost Cubs a Win

Chicago Cubs: Coaching Error in the 8th

The Chicago Cubs played a great all-around game last night against the Atlanta Braves until the 8th inning. The bats were driving in runs and the pitchers were throwing strikes. All Cubs fans know our team needs to pile on […]

Chicago Cubs Pitcher Travis Wood Shuts Down Pittsburgh Pirates

Chicago Cubs: Travis Wood shuts down Pirates!

Travis Wood gave the Chicago Cubs an amazing effort in his first start of the season. Wood shut down the Pittsburgh Pirates.  He went six innings without giving up a run. The Cubs had an easy victory in the bag […]

Chicago Cubs: Edwin Jackson’s Acceptable Loss

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There as some losses that Chicago Cubs fans will just have to live with, and last night was one of those games. Edwin Jackson did a good job pitching for the Cubs yesterday, but Wandy Rodriguez just did a better job for […]

Chicago Cubs: First Place Here To Stay?

Chicago Cubs: First Place to Stay?

What a great Opening Day for the Chicago Cubs, who defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1. For a few brief hours, the Cubs are in first place in the National League Central Division. Cubs fans everywhere are dreaming of a miracle […]

Chicago Cubs: Opening Day Is Here!

Chicago Cubs: Opening Day

Welcome to my favorite day of the entire baseball season. The sun is shining, the smell of fresh cut grass drifts over the seats, and fans hear the crack of a wood bat during batting practice. Fans have finished their […]

What does the ideal infield look like for Chicago Cubs in 2013?

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The Chicago Cubs have been looking for their ideal infield for a while now.  Since the departure of Aramis Ramirez and Derrek Lee, the Cubs have been lacking in power and consistency from their corner infielders.  The Cubs have fixed […]

Chicago Cubs: Starlin Castro to 3B?

Chicago Cubs: Castro to 3rd?

Rumors are circling that the Chicago Cubs will be moving Starlin Castro to third base in the near future. The reason for this possible change is Cub’s standout prospect Javier Baez who is being touted as the future of the Cubs and […]