Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

Shifting Through all these Cubs Rumors

This time of year can be exhilarating¬†and incredibly¬†frustrating, all at the same time. This year's hot stove has been mostly broken, I think someone needs to check the thermal coupler in Scott Boras... It typically seems that by January there is a lot more action than rumor, as those subside just after baseball's Winter Meetings.…

CubsCast Vol 1 – Starting Pitcher News, New Leadoff Man, Cubs Convention Info

CUBSCAST Vol. 1 Hi all, we are starting a new webcast on Chicago Style Sports called CubsCast. These will hopefully be a short weekly video covering the most relevant Chicago Cubs news and info for the week. The webcast will be hosted on YouTube, right now on this channel. This week's CubsCast We cover the…

Latest Trade Rumor Involving Javier Baez

The Chicago Cubs 2017/18 offseason started with Theo Epstein telling the world that they very likely will need to trade someone from their 25-man roster. The goal - acquire controllable starting pitching. Since that time there has been a lot of speculation on who, what, where that pitcher is and will come from. There has…

Anatomy of Extending a Joe Maddon Contract

Frank Chance, Cap Anson, Charlie Grimm, and Joe Maddon. This is the Mount Rushmore of Chicago Cubs managers. Cap having the most games (and pre-World Series titles) and a record of 1,282-932. Grimm recording a .547 winning percentage and nearly 1,000 wins, to go along with his two league championships. Chance won four league championships,…