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14 things to know about the Chicago Cubs' hot and historic start to the season

The Cubs enter play on Sunday with a remarkable 27-9 record after their first 36 games. As a consequence, they have a remarkable eight-game lead in the NL Central over the Pirates, and keep in mind that this is a division that yielded three playoff teams in 2015. 706 more words


Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview

The Chicago Cubs have chosen a creative wardrobe on this visit to Pittsburgh.

They certainly enjoyed a raucous celebration the last time they were there. 537 more words


National League Central Predictions

I will go along with the consensus and predict the Chicago Cubs to win the National League Central Division title.

Both the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. 44 more words

Final 2016 MLB Preview with Playoffs and Awards

With Opening Day a few days away, here are all of my predictions in one spot. I provided the links to each division breakdown as well as added the postseason and awards. 607 more words

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2016 MLB Preview: National League Central


  1. St. Louis Cardinals* 100-62
  2. Pittsburgh Pirates* 98-64
  3. Chicago Cubs* 97-65
  4. Milwaukee Brewers 68-94
  5. Cincinnati Reds 64-98

2016 Prediction:

  1. Pittsburgh Pirates* 95-67
  2. St. Louis Cardinals* 91-71…
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Easy on the Cubs Kool-Aid

The Cubs have become America’s team over the past season. After winning 98 games a season ago and making it to the National League Championship Series, Joe Maddon’s team seemed to be the top destination for many free agents this winter. 930 more words

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Big spending in baseball defined the offseason

Another year, another baseball season is upon us.

The 2016 MLB offseason saw a lot of big moves made, and essentially every one of them revolved around two words: big spending. 424 more words

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