Chicago Cubs Decline 2021 Option On Jon Lester

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The Chicago Cubs have officially declined Jon Lester‘s 2021 team option. Lester was set to make $25 million next season and the move will cost Chicago $10 million to buy-out the remainder of his contract. Lester is now a free agent for the first time since 2014 when he signed his massive deal with the […] READ MORE


Chicago Cubs 2020 Recap: The End of an Era

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The Chicago Cubs 2020 season ended when they were eliminated from the playoffs last Friday by the Miami Marlins. Chicago really struggled to make contact at the plate. In the two losses versus Miami, they had nine hits and just one run. This was a story all too familiar for the Cubs, and has been […] READ MORE


What Could’ve Been if the Red Sox Extended Jon Lester in 2014

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Six summers ago, John Henry and the Boston Red Sox made a deal that altered the trajectory of the franchise for years to come. At the 2014 trade deadline, the Red Sox traded Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics after failing to reach an extension with the lefty the offseason prior. Today, Lester and his […] READ MORE


Chicago Cubs Sweep the Pittsburgh Pirates

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The Chicago Cubs completed a three-game sweep over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday with a 2-1 win in eleven innings. They overcame a great pitching performance by Pittsburgh and an hour-long weather delay. With this win, the Cubs improved to 7-2 overall and 5-1 at Wrigley Field. Pitchers Dominate It was a contest dominated by […] READ MORE


Key Takeaways from Cubs vs Reds

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Although the final game of the series was postponed, the Chicago Cubs had a successful trip to Cincinnati. They won two out of three games against the Reds and maintained their consistency at the plate. Chicago currently sits atop the division, but don’t mark them down as favorites in the NL Central just yet. There […] READ MORE


Cubs Brewers Series Wrap-up

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The Chicago Cubs kicked off the season this weekend with a home series against the Milwaukee Brewers. They were able to take two out of three against their divisional rival. The team hopes to gain some momentum as they go through their grueling schedule. They won’t have a day off until August 10th. Next up, […] READ MORE


Chicago Cubs Pitcher José Quintana Out Indefinitely After Freak Injury

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José Quintana Out Indefinitely Chicago Cubs left-handed pitcher José Quintana will be out indefinitely after suffering a left thumb injury. According to the team, Quintana cut his thumb while doing the dishes at his home in Miami. The laceration required five stitches, and he also “underwent microscopic surgery to further determine the extent of his […] READ MORE


Boston Red Sox 21st Century All-World Series Team

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The Boston Red Sox are the only team in the 21st century to have won four different World Series Championships. Four different rosters without a lot of carryover between each one could realistically have enough players to make two of these teams. These are the top performers at each position from the 2004, 2007, 2013, […] READ MORE


Chicago Cubs: The Building of the 2016 World Series Win

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The 2016 Chicago Cubs won 103 games, which was best in the MLB, beat the San Francisco Giants, the Los Angeles Dodgers, and the Cleveland Indians to become World Series Champions! What led to this championship? Let’s go over the six most important events that led to the Cubs 2016 World Series team: 1: The […] READ MORE


The Chris Sale Trade Was A Good One

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Even with the recent emergence of Yoan Moncada, the Red Sox should still feel good about the 2017 trade for starting ace Chris Sale READ MORE