2018 Rundown: Starting Rotation

Going into the year the Cubs' starting rotation was expected to be a major strength. Favorable comparisons were made with both the 2016 and 2004 starting rotations as the idea floated around that this group could be one of the best Cubs rotations ever. At various points throughout the season, those predictions fell flat. Yu … Continue reading 2018 Rundown: Starting Rotation

Power Outage

The 2018 Chicago Cubs were the most frustrating and perplexing group that we've seen during the Cubs' current run of contention. They won more games than their counterparts from last year, but managed to underwhelm relative to that team, which was itself underwhelming in some ways compared to the unexpected and uncomplicated excitement of the … Continue reading Power Outage