Dakota-Mekkes

Dakota Mekkes: A Backend Option for 2019?

Down the stretch for the 2018 Chicago Cubs, there was one glaring problem with the team: their silent bats. Fans, the front office, the manager, reporters, and every single person watching the team focused on that problem, and with good reason. With the Milwaukee Brewers slowly gaining ground and bludgeoning most teams the lack of […]

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Javier Báez and the Intangibles

If there’s one thing that should unite all Chicago Cubs fans, it’s an unabashed adoration for Javier Báez (well, an unabashed adoration for Javier Báez and Pedro Strop’s hat). In every possible way, Báez is the superstar with flare that Cubs fans have never truly seen. This is a franchise that has had its share […]