On Thursday it was announced that catcher Willson Contreras was being promoted from AAA Iowa while Tim Federowicz was being designated for assignment. The move is very interesting for numerous reasons due to the timing as well as the need for a catcher at this point in the season. But first let’s dig into Contreras. Continue reading
Today is the day. Opening Day for the 2016 Chicago Cubs. I, like many others, am excited to be writing what could be the first post of a year that ends all of the pain and suffering for Cubs fans and players alike on their journey to the World Series.
While there is plenty of time to get sentimental throughout the year about Chicago Cubs baseball, the first game is tonight and we have important things to get to such as Lineup Notes: Opening Day edition! Continue reading
So the lineup for the first real Spring Training game on Thursday against the Brewers was released and there are a few things to look out for: Continue reading