Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

Samardzija gets a W

Pitching wins and losses tell you something, but not an awful lot

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Offseason so far: NL Central

Next up in our offseason round-up, we move onto the home of the National League champions

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Rounding the Bases

Arguably the biggest news of the past week has been the surprise announcement that the Braves are planning to leave Turner Field for a new facility 10 miles away, with the projected opening being in 2017

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Weekly Hit Ground Ball: Upton away

Hitting home runs in a homecoming game

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Weekly Hit Ground Ball: Segura the scourge of scorers

The Milwaukee Brewers’ Jean Segura conspired to confound all observers last Friday with some bizarre base-running against the Chicago Cubs

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Weekly Hit Ground Ball: Davis proves the doubters wrong

Wrigley Field always creates a good atmosphere, but there was something extra special about the Cubs’ game against the Yankees on Friday

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Brew View: Beer Goggles

¡Hola ventiladores de béisbol! Or, hello baseball ventilators, as some eagle eyed Spanish-speakers might have picked up from the last edition of Brew View. It should of course be fanáticos, or fanatics. And that’s what this is all about, baseball fanatics. Us fans of America’s pastime based here in the green and pleasant land of hope and glory. Or Britain as it’s more commonly known.

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Saturday’s early MLB games: Three interleague contests to enjoy

Friday showed that you only need one early MLB game to make for an enjoyable evening. We’ve got three to look forward to on Saturday

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2011 MLB Preview: National League Central

For the first time since they topped the National League Central in 1995, the Cincinnati Reds enter a season looking to defend their division. And their rivals are determined to make it a difficult year

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Never underestimate your jinxing powers (even in spring)

A tale of caution for any fan who thinks Spring Training takes away their power to jinx their chosen team

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