James, Ron and Justin are back to discuss how hot the Cubs have been! The guys talk about the series from the last week plus, as well as the red-hot Kris Bryant, followed by discussions on Addison Russell’s play and the Ben Zobrist saga.
Author: Ron Luce
There is little chance that the Cubs would be where they are without Anthony Rizzo. He embodies what every fan loves about baseball players both on and off the field.
The Cubs do it again! After Kris Bryant walked it off against the Marlins on Tuesday… Jason Heyward plays hero on Wednesday against the Marlins with a homerun in the 11th inning.
It is believed that the young middle infielder will be called up ahead of possible injured list stints for both Ben Zobrist and David Descalso.
After a weekend sweep of the Cardinals, the first-place Cubs are streaking heading into their four-game set with the Marlins.
Justin Hunter and Ron Luce discuss the hot streak the Cubs have been on as they close out the month of April. The guys recap that crazy month from start to finish, while touching on the improvements throughout the first month. There is some more Addison Russell discussion before the guys preview the upcoming 10-game homestead and close out with some closing thoughts!
According to multiple reports, the Chicago Cubs will keep Shortstop Addison Russell in Triple-A Iowa once he is re-instated from his suspension on Friday, May 3rd. He has become a polarizing figure after the domestic violence dispute.
James Jacobson and Ron Luce fly through the past few series and how the Cubs faired in those outings. The guys also discuss the Dillon Maples promotion, Addison Russell’s impending return, Ron’s appearance on Shawn and Maya in the Morning, and the upcoming series’ before closing with closing thoughts.
Examining bullpen options while Morrow is on the shelf
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