Northside Show Hosts Benjamin J. Denen and Lenny Arquilla discuss early Spring Training notes regarding the closer role, who is leading off, and what the Cubs plan to do with second base. Also, how does the Fernando Tatis Jr. extension impact players like Javier Baez, Kris Bryant, and Anthony Rizzo?
A recap of recent Chicago Cubs roster moves.
The Cubs traded away starting pitcher and CY Young finalist Yu Darvish and backup catcher Victor Caratini to the San Diego Padres in return for pitcher Zach Davies, Reginald Preciado, Owen Caissie, Ismael Mean, and Yeison Santana.
According to reports, the framework for a Yu Darvish to San Diego blockbuster is all but done.
Continuing The Dugout’s 2021 Projection Series, Lenny Arquilla offers up his expectations for the Cubs’ David Bote.
No Chicago team had a player on either of the 2019 teams but after two strong seasons that changed.
News, rumors, and commentary on everything involving the Cubs during the virtual Winter Meetings
Well, there was no shortage of topics to talk about after a crazy week of Cubs News. Special Guest Evan Altman joined Northside Show Hosts Austin Bloomberg and Benjamin J. Denen to discuss the departures of Len Kasper, […]
So, as hard as it is to say goodbye to a broadcaster that has provided the soundtrack to this era of Cubs baseball—the most successful in franchise history—I can’t help but feel happy for him as he writes the next chapter in his already storied career. The White Sox are getting one of the best in the business. Thank you for the memories, Len Kasper. You will be sorely missed.
It can become so tempting to grow overly enamored with the stats that are measured over time, but baseball is so much more than that.