MLB Spring Training Preview 2018: NL Central
Do the Cubs repeat as NL Central champions? Are the Brewers and Cardinals legitimate contenders? Did Pittsburgh get enough in return for their star players? These questions answered, along with many more.
Pitchers. Catchers. This week. It’s arguably the best time of year for baseball fans. When players begin to report, it means that Spring is coming. And when Spring is coming, that means nicer weather is coming. And when nicer weather arrives, the 2018 baseball season will be upon us. A few weeks ago, I previewed […]
Change For Change's Sake?
Big market teams are making big time changes
Is It Too Soon to Start the Willson-mania?
Willson Contreras is putting up impressive numbers for the Cubs this season
From Cursed to First
It’s over. Years of that one jab, always there but with a new number: “You’re a Cubs fan, huh? Must be rough. Been 95… 98… 100 years.” Every year, like clockwork, the baseball season would start and the Wrigley faithful, through scattered fits of masochism, would prepare for another six months of dashed hopes and near-misses. […]
The Return of Schwarber
When Derrick Rose tore his ACL, we saw an MVP’s Hall of Fame career crumble. When Marcus Lattimore tore his, we saw a generational talent go from NCAA Freshman of the Year to out of football in only three years. Even Adrian Peterson’s “miraculous” comeback took 10 months before he was able to compete again. […]