Second City October: NLCS Game Five Preview, Cubs (2-2) at Dodgers (2-2)

The sleeping giant has woken. You can be forgiven if you forgot just how good this team was during a 21-inning scoreless streak. After all, nothing makes a team look flatter than a slumping offense, and there were more than a few folks out there starting to write their “I told you so’s” about this team. […]

MLB: NLDS-Los Angeles Dodgers at Washington Nationals

Second City October: NLCS Game Two Preview, Cubs (1-0) vs. Dodgers (0-1)

While baseball offers the great therapy of returning to action the very next day after a loss, that same quality allows little time for reveling in remarkable victories like Saturday night’s. All that needed to go well for the Cubs went well, and they overcame even issues such as small bullpen failures and cold bats […]


Know Your (2016) Enemy: Milwaukee Brewers

The Brewers, after years of rough draft classes and tough breaks, are finally in rebuilding mode, and it’s pretty obvious they’ve got a long way to go. But thanks to new management, a good draft last year and a few decent trades, there’s at least a little light at the end of this dairy-infused tunnel. […]