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Szczur Comes Through In Grand Fashion, Lester Needs To Get A Grip

Good teams win ball games but great teams find ways to win in close games. Yesterday, the Chicago Cubs did just that as Matt Szczur… 505 more words

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Day game two and you never know in April what the weather will be like but the forecast was clear enough to get this one on the books. 467 more words


Cubs Game Notes For Friday vs. Atlanta

* At 16-5, the Chicago Cubs are off to their best start through 21 games since 1907 (17-4). Chicago has won its last six games against the Atlanta Braves; the last time they had a longer win streak in this series was May 29, 1998-May 15, 1999 (W7). 189 more words


Sully Baseball Podcast Rewind - April 28, 2015

On April 28, 2015, I declared it was time to start tweaking the Red Sox starting rotation.

Enjoy this Podcast Rewind

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 28, 2015

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast

Lester Brings His Stuff and Javier Baez Comes Into His Own

A while ago when Jon Lester was hired to be the ace of the Chicago Cubs, every fan, myself included breathed a huge sigh of relief. 624 more words

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Strategies to counter MLB's downward trends in stolen bases

The Cincinnati Reds ran wild on Tuesday against the Colorado Rockies with five steals in one inning.

The early part of 2016, however, has looked more like the above photo of Billy Burns getting picked off. 298 more words


WTF: Jon Lester Still Can't Throw to First

Jon Lester’s inability to throw to first base is nothing new, but it’s starting to reach nightmarish proportions for the Chicago Cubs’ and their highly-paid pitcher. 177 more words