Time to Cut the Bullshit

Sunday night featured several unpleasant news items regarding the Chicago Cubs. Star INF Javier Báez, winner of the Fielding Bible Multi-Position Award for the third straight year, was overlooked at second base in favor of Rockies INF DJ LeMahieu in a very puzzling decision by Rawlings Sports that also snubbed Cardinals INF Kolten Wong, another strong…

Jason Heyward Never Has Been and Never Will Be a Slugger – Get Over It!

Since the Cubs finally won their first championship in over a century in 2016, the mantra of "this will be our year [to win it all]" has been replaced with a new mantra for a new kind of futility - Jason Heyward's offensive production. After signing a US$184 million contract with the Cubs before the…