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Cubs 4, Mets 2

In Postgame by berselius34 Comments

OSS: Maybe the Cubs can win on Barnhart days after all? Three up: Three down: Next up: The Cubs go for the Conan at 6:40 on Thursday. Carlos Carrasco faces the season debut of Cyle Hendricks.

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Cubs 7, Mets 2

In Postgame by berselius29 Comments

OSS: Cubs bats wake up against the flailing (?) Mets Three up: Three down: Next up: Berselius offseason fave Kodai Senga takes on Marcus Stroman at 6:40 PM CT.

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Pondering Pitching

In Facepalm by Rice Cube112 Comments

To preface this, and for those of you who listened to the latest Dreamcast, we sort of remarked on it too: Now it’s easy to blame David Ross for a lot, but I imagine a lot of the directives to use guys in certain spots of the lineup probably aren’t his decision, although he does use substitutions (pinch-hitting, pitching changes) …

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Dreamcast 60: Growing Pains

In by Rice Cube3 Comments

Well kids, the Cubs just got swept by the Astros, and the last one was a full blown bullpen meltdown just like in the old days. Berselius and Rice Cube got together for a quick record during the game on Tuesday and the stuff we talked about reared its ugly head on Wednesday, though it was nice to see Christopher …

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Trying to Read Through All 440 Pages of the CBA

In News And Rumors by Rice Cube201 Comments

While attempting to work on this Cubs off day after having recorded our frustrations but shrug emojis on the latest Dreamcast, I also noted that the current MLB-MLBPA Collective Bargaining Agreement has been released, so I’m trying to go through it. For the most part the language is pretty straightforward which sometimes isn’t the case with legalese, but my biggest …

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Dreamcast 59: Shrug Emoji

In by Rice Cube19 Comments

Why is it so hard these days for the Cubs to score runs, let alone win a baseball game? We did this yesterday on AC’s birthday where he got to tell us a little bit about his undying love for Nick Madrigal, and then we went ahead and discussed the rookies (well, Mervis is still here, Morel is back, and …