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It allows him to see more pitches. At this point he needs to see more pitches. 3-1 is just as good as
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 9:55p
I think he's doing just fine. He doesn't need Manny.
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 9:49p
I think the ball actually died of fear.
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 9:46p
He has to see strikes before he can hit them. Pitcher's aren't throwing him strikes now. Until he gets
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 9:43p - 1 reply
I think his last at-bat was his best one of the day. He took several borderline pitches
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 9:35p - 1 reply
He doesn't know what a hittable pitch is. That's why he needs to stand there and watch and determine
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 9:22p - 1 reply
He may be a legitamate starting 3B, but not on this team. The Cubs have too many good
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 8:52p - 2 replies
Maybe if he's willing to wait about 10 years.
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 8:50p
I think Olt would have to be really successful for a long stretch to get
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 8:36p - 1 reply
Yeah, he doesn't even look like the same player. He seemed to want to get back to the dugout
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 8:31p - 1 reply
I'm sure he will when he discovers that there is a cause-effect consequence that he has to deal with. He won't
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 8:28p
I think there are better options.
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 7:58p - 1 reply
Soler may be the best thing that happened to Baez now. The focus will be on Soler as long as he keeps hitting. Baez
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 7:44p - 1 reply
Soler has a really good eye. He just doesn't get fooled on sliders low and away like a lot of guys do. He just spit on
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 7:38p
Yeah he really busted his ass getting down the line. When he hit the bag I could hear it all
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 7:31p - 1 reply
Yep. The manager has to do a bit more to protect a young player and give him the take sign
Commented on Cubs 4, Brewers 2: Things Are Looking Up! on Sep 1 2014, 7:26p - 2 replies
If it's a fastball, belt-high, down-the--middle, why not? I hate it when a player takes that pitch
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Sunday 8/31, 1:15 CT on Aug 31 2014, 3:09p
Boomsticka, Boomsticka, Boom!!!!!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Sunday 8/31, 1:15 CT on Aug 31 2014, 2:55p
The hit man strikes again. Go Star!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Sunday 8/31, 1:15 CT on Aug 31 2014, 2:52p - 1 reply
I hear ya. I'm having a vodka lemonade right now. I cut my grass earlier today
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Sunday 8/31, 1:15 CT on Aug 31 2014, 2:49p
Say hey, Dep. What's shakin'?
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Sunday 8/31, 1:15 CT on Aug 31 2014, 2:44p - 1 reply
Baez is turning out to be a much more contributor with his glove as
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Sunday 8/31, 1:15 CT on Aug 31 2014, 2:41p - 2 replies
They seldom make the police blotter either. Boring.
Commented on Cubs vs. Cardinals Game 1 Preview, Saturday 8/30, 1:15 CT on Aug 30 2014, 1:38p - 1 reply
I've certainly tried that once or twice in my career.
Commented on Cubs vs. Cardinals Game 1 Preview, Saturday 8/30, 1:15 CT on Aug 30 2014, 1:36p
Didn't think so.
Commented on Cubs vs. Cardinals Game 1 Preview, Saturday 8/30, 1:15 CT on Aug 30 2014, 1:35p - 1 reply
See if you can manage to stay out of trouble.
Commented on Cubs vs. Cardinals Game 1 Preview, Saturday 8/30, 1:15 CT on Aug 30 2014, 1:33p - 2 replies
I'm calm. Just stating a fact.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Friday 8/29, 7:15 CT on Aug 29 2014, 10:52p - 1 reply
God I just love beating the Cardinals like this in their ballpark!
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Friday 8/29, 7:15 CT on Aug 29 2014, 10:49p
I have a feeling that this Cubs team is going to be really, really good real soon.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Cardinals, Friday 8/29, 7:15 CT on Aug 29 2014, 10:48p - 1 reply
for Cubs don't add him, he is selected in December, but eventually gets returned to the Cubs.
Voted on Aug 25 2014, 10:16p
I really like the Cubs bullpen now. Hard throwers from both sides and throwing a lot of strikes. The
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 5:09p - 1 reply
Nice pitching by the Cubs this series. Baltimore had a 9 game lead in the AL East
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 5:03p - 1 reply
The season started off great, but ended with a thud.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:56p
In 1994 it was the 125th anniversary of the Major League. Both teams have them.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:53p - 2 replies
Cubs bullpen is pretty solid right now.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:43p - 2 replies
Speed kills. It would be nice to have that at the top of the order.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:29p
He's piled up a few AB's now.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:26p
Pretty swing.
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:24p
That was a bit painful
Commented on Overflow Thread 2: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 4:22p
Great at bat.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 3:58p
Did Len just say it?
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Orioles, Sunday 8/24, 1:20 CT on Aug 24 2014, 3:53p - 2 replies
The vast majority of the strikeouts I have seen from the Cubs players have been of the
Commented on Giants 5, Cubs 3: Home Runs And Strikeouts on Aug 22 2014, 12:50p
I think the Cubs batters need to be a bit more dilligent in their pitch selection. While hitting a baseball from
Commented on Giants 5, Cubs 3: Home Runs And Strikeouts on Aug 22 2014, 12:26p - 1 reply
What do you mean you lost your contact?
Commented on Caption This! on Aug 19 2014, 5:49p
Enough of the strikeouts already.
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:30p - 3 replies
It sounds like a bruised toe. He's probably sore and been
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:26p
Double suck?
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:24p - 1 reply
Probably the best thing that could have happened to Bryant. He was hitting like
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:23p - 2 replies
Impressive
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:17p
Hey Coolio!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:11p - 1 reply
Hey Dep!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:11p
Who me?
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:10p
First!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:09p - 1 reply
Not very impressive.
Commented on Cubs vs. Mets Preview, Sunday 8/17, 12:10 CT on Aug 17 2014, 1:07p - 1 reply
There aren't many people who can hit eye-high 95 mph fastballs on a consistent basis.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 9:04p - 1 reply
A lot of wild swings.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 9:01p - 1 reply
don't
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 8:59p
no
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 8:58p - 1 reply
This is what happens when you walk the first 2 batters in the inning and then throw
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 8:34p
Jason Hammel getting rocked again at Atlanta. The Braves have been
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 8:33p - 3 replies
Not for Castro. He has traditionally sprayed the ball, but lately he seems to be
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 8:09p
If I were managing against the Cubs, I would play my second baseman right on the bag when Castro's at bat.
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 8:01p - 1 reply
It's the hit man! Way to go Star!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 7:58p
Sup Dep?
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 7:56p - 1 reply
Hey a hit!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 7:53p
Not much. I see you're in rare form.
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 7:51p - 1 reply
There it is!
Commented on First Pitch Thread: Cubs vs. Mets, Friday 8/15, 6:10 CT on Aug 15 2014, 7:49p - 1 reply
As soon as he tried to float the idea of a couple of owners being "co-commissioners",
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 4:10p - 1 reply
The only way he would cooperate is if he were the candidate. He has never had anything positive
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 4:06p - 1 reply
And thus ends another stellar performence by our own Edwin Jackson! How about some lovely
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 4:03p - 1 reply
He still thinks he has a chance at the job.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:54p
Like getting your gums scraped by Capt. Hook.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:54p - 1 reply
Dopey, Sleepy, Doc, Sneezy.....
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:52p
He'll probably demand a crazy shoe contract.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:52p
Bozo the clown.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:49p - 1 reply
Star can hit anyone right now. He's really locked in.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:46p
Don't you mean Stunk Cost?
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:38p - 1 reply
If Edwin Jackson were a race horse they would have shot him by now.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:36p - 1 reply
An 8 pitch at bat to the pitcher. Amazing.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:34p
That's what happens when you strikeout everyone.
Commented on Overflow Thread 1: Cubs vs. Brewers, Thursday 8/14, 1:20 CT on Aug 14 2014, 3:26p - 2 replies
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