John Lackey

Chicago Cubs #41 - Starting Pitcher

  • Born: 10/23/78
  • Age: 42
  • Height: 6'6"
  • Weight: 235
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

The Cubs of the 2010s whose careers ended in Chicago


Some of these are big names... others, not so much.

Looking Under the Hood at Blake Snell’s Fit in Seattle


Does the hurler have it together enough for us to support him?

Let’s remember some Cincinnati Reds


It’s Taco Tues...wait, what day is it?

Trevor Bauer and the Reds lingering Qualifying Offer dilemma


How exactly will the Reds play their cards this winter?

Baseball history unpacked, October 23


Scenes from the rich tapestry of the game.

OTM Open Thread: 10/15: It is Thursday


We made it to Thursday and to the halfway point this month until Halloween. The Dodgers woke up in a big way with 11 first inning runs last night against the Braves to make the series 2-1. The NLCS...

Looking at former Cardinals


How are the former Cardinals who would be Cardinals if the Cardinals did nothing?

A Starting Pitcher Factory: Revisited


In November, I called the Cardinals a starting pitcher factory. Did their development streak continue this season? How does the rotation look for 2021?

The Red Seat Podcast: They just need to play better


In this episode Keaton and I discuss the continued struggles of your 2020 Boston Red Sox.

Age, Analytics, & Letting it All Come Together: Carlson’s Path to the Majors


Carlson’s path to the majors is a fascinating study in the value of scouting, age-per-level, and analytics over traditional box score stats.

Dylan Bundy throws complete game in Angels victory

He’s been fantastic for the Angels this season

Gamethread: 2014 NLCS Game 3


Tim Hudson vs. John Lackey.