Pittsburgh Pirates Should Target Kansas City Royals’ Billy Butler
Billy Butler

The Kansas City Royals are reportedly going to listen to offers for first baseman/designated hitter Billy Butler this offseason. While Butler is mainly a designated hitter, first base is a position that doesn’t necessarily require great defense. The Pittsburgh Pirates have a gaping hole at first […]

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CHICAGO CUBS

Travis Wood Chicago Cubs

He’s only thrown 12.1 innings this season, but through his first two starts Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Travis Wood has drastically increased his strikeout rate compared to the rest of his career. Wood’s strikeout rate currently sits at 12.42 K/9 […]

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Jake Arrieta Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are still in the midst of a substantial rebuild. As such, the 2014 season should be used in part as a means of player evaluation. One player who requires a long look at the big league level […]

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Chicago Cubs Offense

The Chicago Cubs have won the first game of a series for the first time this season. It is just the second time this year that the team has the chance to actually win a series outright. In order to […]

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Starlin Castro

At the ripe old age of 24, Chicago Cubs‘ shortstop Starlin Castro is on pace for potential baseball history. Now all he has to do to make history is keep his same pace for the next 20 seasons. Castro, who until last […]

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Over the last few games, the Chicago Cubs‘ offense has been producing runs at a promising clip. One of the leaders in this outburst of runs scored has been the rejuvenated play of one Starlin Castro. After an injury early on […]

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Anthony Rizzo

When the Chicago Cubs went down 4-0 quickly in the top of the first inning against the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates, it seemed like another Cubs blowout. That’s what it would’ve been last season or the year before that, but not this year. Instead […]

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