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Chicago Cubs: Tyler Chatwood shines while David Bote plays hero Filling in for an injured Jon Lester, right-hander Tyler Chatwood unexpectedly turned in his best outing as a member of the Chicago Cubs on Sunday afternoo…
David Bote's knack for the big moment Bote's first walkoff hit is one that we will probably all be talking about long after the Cubs utility man is no longer playing in Chicago. On August 12, 2018 the Cubs were doing a lot of nothing against Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals on Sunday Night baseball when Ryan Madson sort of lost the plot in the ninth.
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NL Central Update: Things are looking up Then the Pirates head west to take on the Dodgers at home, and the Los Angeles team has a 9-4 record on their home turf and are 7-3 for their last 10 games. The Pirates are going to have to fight to stay on top this week. Up Next: vs Diamondbacks ; at Dodgers.
Tyler Chatwood's Excellent Easter Performance Gives the Cubs Options But last night, Tyler Chatwood came close to tying his best overall performance with the Cubs, with six scoreless innings against the Diamondbacks. And although he came up just short in overall game score, he allowed just two hits and two walks throughout, and did it all with just 71 pitches!
Here's the Pitch: How Darvish Is Handled, Chatwood's Excellent Performance, Morrow Shut Down, Edwards' Powerful Story Wow, kind of a lot happened over the weekend with the Cubs. Nothing really landscape-altering, at least not yet, but there were several developments that serve as great water-cooler conversation starters. With that in mind, I want to knock out some quick thoughts on various Cubs pitchers / pitching issues here on the off day.
Chicago Cubs: The first-pitch and 2-2 batting struggles Are there batters on base? What hitter am I in the lineup? What has he been throwing on first-pitches and how effective have they been? A batter with this type of knowledge has an advantage in determining how enthusiastically he wants to approach the first-pitch.
Here's who the Cubs should call up if David Bote goes to the paternity list The Cubs should give one of their minor leaguers a day or two in the big show.
Must Read of the Day: The Ugliness Carl Edwards Jr. and Other Minority Players Deal With We should all be confronted by this garbage, because it's on all of us to stand up to it when we see it.
Chicago Cubs: The ballad of Tyler Chatwood Tyler Chatwood's performance Sunday shows what he's capable of. The question now is whether the Chicago Cubs pitcher can consistently deliver it.
Chicago Cubs Weekly Farm Report : Nico Hoerner on Fire, South Bend Cubs Ridiculously Average Double-A Tennessee Smokies. High-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans eval;. Low-A South Bend Cubs.
500 Again in a Tough League, Wind at Wrigley, Rizzo HBP Streak, Another Hader Loss, and Other Bullets The NL is so dang tough right now, man. Also, way to take several for the team, Anthony!
2019 Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 20 Cubs get strong pitching early, blow lead, win anyway.
What to Make of the 2019 Chicago Cubs Early Season Roller Coaster On paper, the Chicago Cubs have one of the most talented rosters in the National League. However, the on-field performance has been nothing short of disappointing so far this season. From a 2-7 start to 8-3 stretch that has pushed the team back to.500, the Chicago Cubs look like they might be turning a corner this season.
Windy City Legends: Cubs' Rick Monday's 'greatest play' at Dodgers Stadium On April 25, 1976 at Dodgers Stadium, Rick Monday made the greatest play of his 19 year MLB career.
Chicago Cubs: Brandon Morrow shut down indefinitely After a promising start for the Chicago Cubs, Brandon Morrow has been unable to stay healthy, and his elbow injury continues to linger.
Cubs Related: A Chicago Cubs Fan Podcast - Bote Walks Off, Vintage Hendricks, Lester / Morrow Injury Updates Topics include a live reaction to David Bote walking the Cubs off, discussion about Kyle Hendricks' vintage outing against the DBacks, and injury updates for Brandon Morrow and Jon Lester. Subscribe to Cubs Related: A Chicago Cubs Podcast on Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, or TuneIn.
Brandon Morrow has suffered a 'setback.' What should the Cubs do next? There had been some hope that Brandon Morrow would return to the Cubs bullpen sometime next month and now this looks doubtful. So what should the Cubs do about this? There are several choices. I addressed this possibility in an article here two weeks ago.
More Fun with David Bote's Walk-Off Winner and His Immediate Flight Out of Town David Bote had more important places to be yesterday, so he had to finish that game up.
The Rundown: Forget About Kimbrel, Bote Walks Off Again, Lester Return Near, La Stella Has Boom Stick I had planned a relatively quiet weekend away from baseball but my phone was blowing up all day Saturday and Sunday with private Twitter messages asking me if the Cubs were going to sign Craig Kimbrel after Brandon Morrow was shut down on Saturday. Really, all I wanted to do was spend my weekend walking Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront.
MLB Bullets has a golden arm The Red Sox sweep the Rays. Have they straightened out their season. Don’t trade with the Rays. Injuries plague MLB. Ramon Laureano gets another assist—the hard way.
Chicago Cubs: 3 potential trade packages for Addison Russell Here are three potential trade partners. Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been a controversial figure for the team ever since his ex-wife released information on his domestic abuse. She came out a couple times actually claiming his abuse, with a lengthy blog post that is honestly really tough for me to read.
Baseball history unpacked, April 22 Here's a handy Cubs timeline, to help you follow along as we review select scenes from the rich tapestry of Chicago Cubs and Major League Baseball history.
Inside Corner Episode 4: Darvish, Chatwood, Bote Babies Not much to say that isn’t already in the description of the video. Spent Easter with family and watched my dad pluck a bat from their porch, all while the Cubs won two of three.
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