Cubs Convention Turned the Spotlight on Caratini, Zagunis, and Maples

I have been going to Cubs Conventions for quite a while. Every convention has a different vibe, a unique energy—whether it be excitement or a sense of urgency. This year was no different. On the drive home Sunday afternoon, I thought a lot about what I would take away most from 2018. Considering I spent most […]


American Baseball Continues To Mirror Its Home

Seemingly every winter, we are inundated with stories and curiosity about how the free agent market has developed. With this one being particularly slow, and involving a rather unimpressive crop of free agents, there has been amazement at just how little is going on. We have seen the GM Meetings and Winter meetings pass, and […]


Cubs Offseason Target: Austin Jackson

The calendar has turned over into 2018, and the Chicago Cubs have made solid moves to bolster their starting rotation and bullpen. However, even after those additions, the front office still has not addressed the smaller, less pressing gaps on the bench. One of those gaps is the role of extra outfielder, a job occupied successfully by […]