The Cubs rotation in 2021 currently employs just Yu Darvish and Kyle Hendricks. Winter might be far away, but it doesn’t hurt to examine a potential free agent signing for the future rotation.
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With ESPN set to re-air Kerry Wood’s 20 strikeout masterpiece at 1pm today, it’s a fitting time to revisit Austin Bloomberg’s story about this historic game.
Come Opening Day the Cubs plans for second base will clarify. Austin Bloomberg asserts the job should already belong to Nico Hoerner.
On the debut episode of The Northside Show Austin Bloomberg and Daniel Shepard analyze the Cubs roster for the shortened 2020 season.
Even with a grain of salt, it’s encouraging that MLB owners and the MLBPA are nearing a service time resolution for the 2020 season.
The Chicago Dugout staff is waxing nostalgic about childhood favorites on both the Cubs and White Sox. Today, Austin Bloomberg remembers the career of Kevin Foster.
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The Cubs may have constructed their bullpen on a budget, but the versatility, depth, and upside of the arms assembled could surprise many in 2020.