The MLB trade deadline was once one of the most exciting weeks of the baseball season. Blockbuster trades and rumors would put fanbases across America into a full blown frenzy at the end of every July. For the most part, the MLB deadline has become about as exciting as Golden Girls reruns your Grandma Shirley … Continue reading What To Make Of The Post Deadline Chicago Cubs
I am not going to try to woo you with some clickbait headline or spend too much time on this. This is simply an appreciation blog to remind everyone they are witnessing something magical every spring to fall in Chicago. There are very few athletes in Chicago sports history who draw your eyeballs to them … Continue reading Appreciate The Magic
The Cubs have kicked off the second half of the season. We all know this is when Joe Maddon’s Chicago Cubs hit the gas and take off...hopefully. That being said, this era of Cubs baseball is one that no one will forget. It is an era that will be immortalized at Wrigley Field with a … Continue reading Which Cub Deserves A Statue Outside Of Wrigley?
I usually do not like to do this. I am not a fan of irrational hot takes before a season really gets underway. It pains me to make such a strong statement with 1.8% of the season completed but this window is closing fast. Here goes nothing... Theo Epstein, you need to fix this bullpen … Continue reading Dear Theo, Please Fix This…Now
Opening Day is this week, one of my favorite days of the year. Every team starts 0-0 with the hope that this is the year that they are the last ones standing in November. In Joe Maddon’s mind, this is another year to use even more lineup variations. With his future in question, you know … Continue reading What Lineups Will Joe Drum Up This Year?
Pitchers and catchers report today for our own Chicago Cubs. I am going to be straight forward with you guys, this was not the offseason I was expecting. There are still tons of questions left unanswered. What happens with Addison Russell? Will Willson Contreras bounce back? How does Joe Maddon fare on a one year … Continue reading #TinThoughts: The 2019 Chicago Cubs
I previously ranted about how Gar/Pax need to go. I said Bulls fans should boycott. I honestly did not think it could get much worse for the Bulls. They had just created the leadership committee and Paxson stated everything was going great internally. I was wrong, it has gotten much worse. The Bulls are not … Continue reading Jim Boylen Is Such An Egg Head