Javy Baez apparently is in mid-season defensive form. He made an amazing play on a Chris Colabello grounder that he snared practically in short left-centerfield, then threw from his knee getting the Colabello at first. More...
Since we weren't able to watch the Cubs at Sloan Park over the weekend because of poor weather, here are more photos from last week - when the sun was plentiful. Shot by our John Antonoff. Go Cubs! More.
Kyle Schwarber launched one bomb after another in batting practice. I know, I know, it's just bp...But these aren't your everyday "it cleared" the fence HR's. These are some mammoth monster blasts. I mean Schwarbs is destroying baseballs like few players I've ever seen. Watching him swing, it's hard to believe we aren't even to full-squad report date yet!
How can it be that we are starting another baseball season? Didn't we just experience the ups and downs of game 7, the tie score, the extra inning, the rain delay, the Cubs resolve to scratch out 2 runs in the 10th innig for the first World Series title in 108 years? Read more.