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Away Games: A Chicago Cubs Podcast

Jul 21, 2021

Reload, rebuild…something’s coming. We talk about the reality of Cubs ownership, the numbers behind what they have *actually* spent since they took over (against the money they’ve made), and what we should expect from this team at the trade deadline and beyond. We also talk about the fun you can still...


Jul 15, 2021

Kris Bryant and Craig Kimbrel represented the Cubs at this year’s all-star game, and while we love Kimbrel’s return to dominance, we focus on KB: his handling of a terrible Joe Buck interview, his excellence on and off and all around the baseball field, and why he should maybe be the Cubs first priority to extend....


Jul 7, 2021

Okay. So, 11 losses in a row (10 when we recorded this). That wasn’t great. Let’s talk about how a .500ish team is exactly what this front office put together, and while we’ve had extreme good and bad, our favorite team is where they belong. Barring a miracle, this week was the week the Cubs became sellers. We...


Jun 30, 2021

So, 80 games in, halfway through the year, it’s time for a roster report card. In: Joc, Arrieta, Williams, Duffy, Marisnick, Sogard. Out: Darvish, Caratini, Schwarber, Lester. The Cubs are in 2nd, five games back of the Brewers, and it seems like this roster is what it looked like at the beginning of the year. Let’s...


#177 2021's Halfway Point: Let's Talk About The Roster

Jun 30, 2021

So, 80 games in, halfway through the year, it’s time for a roster report card. In: Joc, Arrieta, Williams, Duffy, Marisnick, Sogard. Out: Darvish, Caratini, Schwarber, Lester. The Cubs are in 2nd, five games back of the Brewers, and it seems like this roster is what it looked like at the beginning of the year. Let’s...