Cubs won. Again. 4-2. They’re 13-3. Best record in MLB by a game and a half. I think. Math is hard, Darvish threw 7 innings of 1 hit, 1 run ball. 104 pitches. According to Statcast, Darvish threw 7 different pitches tonight. There is an average velocity but that might be the most meaningless stat […]
Category: 2020 Season
Tonight the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians had one of those “The game starts at quitting time so I will remember to sign off at 5” starts to conclude their two-game series at Progressive Field. It featured Kyle Hendricks against Carlos Carrasco, who was injured and did not pitch in the 2016 postseason – which […]
It was a quick turnaround for the Sox and Tigers for Wednesday’s rubber match in the Motor City, and the Sox tamed the Tigers 7-5 to take two out of three with some early fireworks. THE GOOD: Tim Anderson. Anderson has found his form at the plate since returning from an ankle injury, going 4-for-5 […]
All it took was for us to mention on the Krausencast how bad Jason Heyward’s contract was. The handsome Cubs right fielder had his second-biggest night in Cleveland of his career last night, hammering three hits, including a 3-run home run, and driving in four as Jon Lester did Jon Lester things on the mound, […]
Morans shitting all over Cleveland and St Louis. We also shittalk the Rickettses. But, we like Nico and Quintana. So all is well.
This weekend the Chicago Cubs had some scrimmages in Wrigley Field, largely because their scheduled games against the St. Louis Cardinals were postponed due to the Cardinals’ COVID breakout as the result of members of their organization visiting a casino. They then exacerbated the already bad situation by trying to return to workouts too soon, […]
With the plague plaguing the St. Louis Cardinals, and their series vs the North Siders canceled, ESPN shifted Sunday’s Sox series finale vs Cleveland to the Sunday Night window on the big network, and the starting aces for both teams didn’t disappoint, but neither figured in the decision, as the Sox home woes continued with […]
Morans talking. Please do not put your podcast speaker near your frozen food.
This is probably needless to say but this whole season is and will continue to be an exercise in Small Sample Size Theater. It’s best that we just get used to it now to save us all a lot of typing. Stats below courtesy of Fangraphs. The Cubs have now completed roughly 20% of their […]