The Cubs need a leadoff hitter and a center fielder. They need to walk more, strike out less, and make more contact. Given the payroll constraints and roster needs, Akiyama is the ideal target for a Cubs team reconstructing its identity.
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While fans have yet to see President Theo Epstein trade from the MLB roster much recently, that will change this offseason.
We are deep in the homestretch of the 2019 MLB season. Today kicks off the penultimate series against between our Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals. You know what that means, OUY time! The Cubs are doing everything thing they can to catch the Cards at the top of the NL Central standings to avoid the Wild Card game. We don’t have to go back too far in history to find very similar circumstances.
Ron Luce and Brian Mischler are joined by another special guest! The Director of Morale himself, Dom Frederic, stops by to chat Cubs baseball with the guys. Some topics such as the Báez injury, Jason Heyward, Nicholas Castellanos and so much more! Tune in to listen to the interview!
After injuring his left thumb a few days ago, Javier Báez has a hairline fracture. The star shortstop had an MRI on his hand today that revealed the injury, which will likely keep him out for several weeks.
If you compare Heyward’s offensive numbers at leadoff to the two months prior, it’s a significant downward trend in production.
Cubs Win! Back-to-back road victories in New York means the Cubs captured another series win on the road! Brian Mischler and Patrick Mooney jump on the mic to discuss the win, despite the Cubs seemingly trying to give it away, and preview the series finale on Thursday! LISTEN:Apple Podcasts| Spotify | Google Podcasts | Breaker | Anchor Follow us on Twitter! @CubbiesOnTap
With largely the same roster as the 2016 World Series team, it’s frustrating to watch the Cubs consistently underachieve relative to their talent level.
Cubs win! Cubs sweep the Giants at Wrigley today, winning the series finale 1 – 0. Ron Luce runs solo tonight recapping the pitchers duel that was today at Wrigley before previewing tomorrow’s game to open the Nationals series. Ron will be at the ballpark in the bleachers so listeners… if you’re around, say hello
The Cubs won a road series! Holy Cow! For the first time since May 15 – 17, the Cubs have won a series on the road. Patrick Mooney and Brian Mischler jumped on the mic to discuss the Cubs 7 – 1 victory over the Pirates in the Little League World Series Classic before transitioning