Cleveland 7, Cubs 2 (World Series Game 4)

In Commentary And Analysis by berselius93 Comments

OWS: Three+ up: Dexter Fowler finally had a good game this series, scoring both off a leadoff double and a meaningless late HR, the Cubs first of the series. Rizzo also had a good day at the plate, knocking in Fowler in the first and doubling to lead off the sixth as one of the Cubs roughly 891 runners stranded …

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World Series Game 4: Indians @ Cubs Game Thread

In Game Threads by dmick89233 Comments

Time: 7:00 PM CT TV: FOX, FOX Sports Go, ESPN Radio Series Preview Gameday LINEUPS (94-67, 2-1) Rajai Davis, LF Jason Kipnis, 2B Francisco Lindor, SS Carlos Santana, 1B Jose Ramirez, 3B Lonnie Chisenhall, RF Roberto Perez, C Tyler Naquin, CF Corey Kluber, P Kluber Stats 215 IP 9.50 K/9 2.39 BB/9 3.14 ERA 3.26 FIP 3.50 xFIP (103-58, 1-2) Dexter Fowler, CF Kris …

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World Series Game 3: Indians @ Cubs Game Thread

In Game Threads by dmick89242 Comments

Time: 7:00 PM CT TV: FOX, FOX Sports Go, ESPN Radio Series Preview Gameday LINEUPS (94-67, 1-1) Carlos Santana, LF Jason Kipnis, 2B Francisco Lindor, SS Mike Napoli, 1B Jose Ramirez, 3B Lonnie Chisenhall, RF Roberto Perez, C Tyler Naquin, CF Josh Tomlin, P Tomlin Stats 174 IP 6.10 K/9 1.03 BB/9 4.40 ERA 4.88 FIP 4.13 xFIP (103-58, 1-1) Dexter Fowler, CF Kris …

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World Series Game 2: Cubs @ Indians Game Thread

In Game Threads by dmick89159 Comments

Time: 6:00 PM CT TV: FOX, FOX Sports Go, ESPN Radio Series Preview Gameday LINEUPS (103-58, 0-1) Dexter Fowler, CF Kris Bryant, 3B Anthony Rizzo, 1B Ben Zobrist, LF Kyle Schwarber, DH Javier Baez, 2B Willson Contreras, C Jorge Soler, RF Addison Russell, SS Jake Arrieta, P Arrieta Stats 197.1 IP 8.67 K/9 3.47 BB/9 3.10 ERA 3.52 FIP 3.68 xFIP (94-67, 1-0) Carlos …

Indians 6, Cubs 0 (World Series Game 1)

In Uncategorized by berselius80 Comments

OSS: Cubs shut down by Corey Kluber in the game they had the lowest odds in the series to win anyway. Three up: Ben Zobrist was the Cubs bright spot on the day, going 3-4 and leading off two failed Cubs rallies. He doubled off Kluber to lead off the second and had a leadoff single in the seventh that …

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World Series Game 1: Cubs @ Indians Game Thread

In Game Threads by dmick89287 Comments

Time: 7:00 PM CT TV: FOX, FOX Sports Go, ESPN Radio Series Preview Gameday LINEUPS (103-58, 0-0)Dexter Fowler, CF Kris Bryant, 3B Anthony Rizzo, 1B Ben Zobrist, LF Kyle Schwarber, DH Javier Baez, 2B Chris Coghlan, RF Addison Russell, SS David Ross, C Jon Lester, P Lester Stats 202.2 IP 8.75 K/9 2.31 BB/9 2.44 ERA 3.41 FIP 3.47 xFIP (94-67, 0-0)Rajai Davis, CF …

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Cubs set World Series Roster

In News And Rumors by dmick8925 Comments

The Cubs have set their World Series roster and Kyle Schwarber is on it. Whether or not that’s a good idea, it’s fantastic news for Schwarber and the Cubs future. I personally don’t mind it. Rob Z. was left off the roster and that’s a good trade off in my opinion. Schwarber won’t get enough plate appearances to know whether …