In this episode berselius and Myles (and eventually Sitrick) discuss Spring training is too damn long. Spring training roster battles, or relative lack thereof. An over/under on how many innings Bryant will play CF. Big Ten basketball woes. Players feuding…
Projecting the 2016 Cubs: Third Base

As was done in days of yore, dm and I are rolling out projection posts going into the season. We're not doing anything too complicated – just doing some simple averaging of the systems out there with some tweaks of…

One of the recent Effectively Wild team previews (the Braves*?) mentioned a subtle issue that one team was dealing with last year. Namely, that all but one player in their bullpen was out of options and it severely limited their…

The Obstructed View Podcast has returned! In between multiple connection and technical difficulties, Sitrick, Myles, and Berselius discuss mostly offseasons transactions, including: Dexter Fowler's return and Chris Coghlan's departure The Zobrist and Lackey deals, and Starlin's Departure #donttradebaez Jason Heyward's insta-fit…

As was done in days of yore, dm and I are rolling out projection posts going into the season. We are not doing anything too complicated – just doing some simple averaging of the systems out there with some tweaks…

BP used to have KG, Parks, Rubio ect. Now we are reading about how front offices need to be like Darpa. *makes wanking motion until I die — Dylan Jones (@Dylanj85) January 28, 2016 This made me laugh, if only because…

The offesason obviously isn't over yet, but I thought I'd take a look over what everyone in the division has been up to. Before the Heyward signing my baseball-related focus was pretty much on what the Cubs would do (and…

To-day's base ball squadrons   Cubs Fowler Scwharber Bryant Rizzo Castro Coghlan Montero Baez Arrieta Metropolitans Granderson Wright Murphy Cespedes Duda d'Arnaud Conforto Flores Thor Sadly, I am going to be at 39,000 feet for the start of this game.