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Taking a deeper look at Mat Latos’ hot start

When the Sox signed Mat Latos in early February, it was viewed as a low risk/high reward move.  The Sox only invested $3 million into the 28-year-old right-hander, with the hopes that he would be able to find the form he had before dealing with a rash of injuries throughout the last two seasons. While it is certainly a small sample size, so far Latos has been better than anyone had hoped.  Through three sta ...

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White Sox look better but still have issues on offense

The White Sox are off to a very solid 8-4 start, despite having only played two home games, which is the fewest in the majors so far.  Despite the hot start record-wise, the White Sox offense has struggled coming out of the gate. Great pitching and some timely hitting have gotten them by up to this point, but the Sox offensive issues cost them in a series loss this past weekend in Tampa Bay. Let’s take a lo ...

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Anthony Rizzo serenades Chicago Cubs by singing Train

The Chicago Cubs continue to have fun at Spring Training as the MLB season officially kicks off in just 6 days. Manager Joe Maddon has helped this team stay loose with a variety of different methods. Just last week the manager brought in some cubs to play with the team and now he has Anthony Rizzo's smooth voice to keep them loose. Check out the first baseman's version of Train's "Drops of Jupitar" on the k ...

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How will the Chicago Cubs find playing time for Jorge Soler?

What will Joe Maddon do with Jorge Soler in a crowded outfield? It was one of the more exciting moments of this offseason for the Chicago Cubs. Just hours after much of the baseball world was told Dexter Fowler was joining the Baltimore Orioles, he was trotting onto the field at Sloan Park as it was announced that he was coming back to join his former teammates on the Chicago Cubs. Understandably, there wer ...

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Anthony Rizzo brings ‘Damn Daniel’ to Chicago Cubs on golf outing

By now you've heard of the latest internet video to go viral entitled 'Damn Daniel', showing a teenager and his different outfits each day. The video was made famous by the catchphrase "Damn Daniel, back at it again with the white Vans" and has over 45 million views. But now the Chicago Cubs are getting into the fun. Free agent signee Jason Heyward posted this video of himself, Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant ...

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Chicago Cubs sign outfielder Dexter Fowler

He's back! Just hours after the Chicago Cubs announced they traded Chris Coghlan to the Oakland Athletics, the team announced Dexter Fowler was returning. The outfielder agreed to a deal that has a player option for the 2017 season and is worth $8M in 2016. https://twitter.com/TonyAndracki23/status/702913162631184384 Fowler reportedly had a deal with the Baltimore Orioles for three-years and $33M, but left ...

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Jason Heyward is giving David Ross a special gift

Free agent signee Jason Heyward is already making a big impact The Chicago Cubs were ecstatic when they signed free agent outfielder Jason Heyward to a 8-year contract in December. The young outfielder will give the Cubs a nice bat at the plate and will bring his impressive defensive skills as well. But now Heyward is ready to give back to the Cubs off the field. Heyward has agreed to foot the bill for vete ...

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Chicago Cubs 2016 hype video gets you set for baseball season

This Chicago Cubs highlight video will give you the chills The Chicago Cubs enter Spring Training with high expectations this season, following a trip to the NLCS which ended in a loss to the New York Mets. But despite the loss, the future is still bright on the Northside. With Jason Heyward, Ben Zobrist and John Lackey added to the roster, the Cubs are expected to contend for a World Series this year. The ...

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Kyle Schwarber breaks windshield at Spring Training

Kyle Schwarber's rookie season consisted of moonshot home runs, including the one that landed on the video board during Game 4 of the NLDS. With Spring Training just hours old, Schwarber has already done some damage in Arizona. A fan posted a photo of his windshield shattered after one of Schwarber's home run balls landed on it: https://www.instagram.com/p/BB5fJhchVrc/?taken-by=geslerp https://twitter.com/C ...

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The Price wasn’t right for Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs

Jordan Zimmermann is a member of the Detroit Tigers. David Price is a member of the Boston Red Sox. And the Chicago Cubs are still looking to bolster their rotation. Price, now one of the most handsomely compensated players in Major League Baseball, was at the top of the offseason wishlist for many Cubs fans.  Zimmermann was probably not too far from the top of many as well. Although these two excellent sta ...

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