Author: Jacob Kleckner
Pete Crow-Armstrong: Ready for Chicago?
Pete Crow-Armstrong is a highly-touted prospect in the Chicago Cubs organization, and he’s been making headlines during Spring Training this year. Despite some struggles at the plate, the 20-year-old outfielder has been showing off his speed and defensive prowess. Through 15 at-bats in Spring Training, Crow-Armstrong has recorded just two hits, good for a .133 […]Read More
Wesneski, Assad, and Kilian: Spring Training Watch
As Spring Training continues and the MLB season approaches, the Chicago Cubs face a tough decision on who will take the 5th spot in their starting rotation. Three prospects, Hayden Wesneski, Javier Assad, and Caleb Kilian, have shown promise on the mound, with impressive stats from their minor league careers and solid performances in Spring […]Read More
Cubs Spring Training: Week 1
As Spring Training for the 2023 MLB season rolls on, baseball fans and experts alike are eager to see how their favorite teams and players are shaping up for the year. While it’s important to remember that we’re still in the early stages of Spring Training, it’s hard not to get excited about some of […]Read More
What Can We Take Away from Spring Training?
As the Major League Baseball regular season looms, teams use the Spring Training period to hone their skills and prepare for the upcoming challenges. Although these exhibition games do not count towards the standings, they offer an essential platform for player evaluation, team chemistry building, and strategic decision-making. Player evaluation is a significant benefit of […]Read More
Offensive Potential and Projections in the Cubs Lineup
With the 2023 baseball season fast approaching, Chicago Cubs fans eagerly anticipate the team’s opening day lineup. And looking at the players projected to take the field, there are reasons to be excited about the Cubs’ offensive potential. One player to watch closely this season is Dansby Swanson, who had a strong 2022 season with […]Read More
A Closer Look at Edwin Rios and the Cubs’ Hot Corner
The Chicago Cubs made an interesting move in their effort to create a well-rounded team by signing Edwin Rios to a one-year, one-million-dollar contract. The left-handed hitter provides a balance to the right-hand dominant lineup while also adding potential defensive depth at third base. While Rios brings a proven track record of offensive success, where […]Read More
Brief Look Into the Cubs Rotation
Starters, Relievers, and Closers. The Chicago Cubs are one of the most storied franchises in Major League Baseball. While their recent success has been mixed, the Cubs may have a reason for optimism regarding their pitching depth. Marcus Stroman anchors the Cubs’ starting rotation. Stroman relies on location and movement to get outs. He has […]Read More