Tag: chicago cub

The Sound of Silence and the Cubs Offseason

The arbitration deadline has come and gone, and finally, the Cubs have spent money! Yes, these players were all under contract and their returns a mere formality, but alas, this was something. As I reflected on the lack of action from the Cubs front office this offseason I focused on that silence.

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Contrary to Fanbase Consensus, Non-tendering Addison Russell is a Mistake

Although consensus among the Cubs fanbase suggests that non-tendering Addison Russell was the correct decision, there are many reasons why retaining him made sense.

Lester Strode Out as Cubs Bullpen Coach, Chris Young to Take Over

While currently unconfirmed by the team, reports are coming in that the Chicago Cubs are parting ways with Lester Strode as their bullpen coach.

5 Other Dancing with the Stars Contestants I’d Like to See Manage the Cubs

Since all appears to be set with Grandpa Rossy as the new skipper, I couldn’t help but wonder “What other former Dancing With the Stars contestants would I want to see as skipper for the Cubs?”

How Kris Bryant’s Service Time Dispute is Handled Will Affect the Cubs’ Entire Offseason Plan

How Kris Bryant’s service time dispute plays out will affect the Cubs’ entire two year plan and could alter their competitive window.