Earlier this spring Cubs Manager Joe Maddon spoke of The Cub University, he said it could be a “liberal arts education in baseball.”
The Cubs elusive first victory of the spring is now in the books as they took down the Dodgers 4-3 yesterday, behind 3 shutout innings from Jon Lester.
The Cubs haven’t won a spring game yet, the record is 0-2-1 at this point…I hope that doesn’t disappoint you, because as a famous Cubs fan once said in the movie Meatballs…
I looked north out the window from the K-Cubs broadcasting tower in Mesa, and could see a very dark cloud formation…
Mike Olt has been designated to hit, and he’s obliged; another dinger last night, his fourth of the spring.
There were two of things that stood out to me in today’s game, never mind the Rockies 5 errors (which did not stop then from winning 7-5)
Javier Baez power display over the past two days has not been seen by Cubs fans at Hohokam Park since the days of Sammy Sosa.