Cubs continue to struggle at plate, lose to lowly Tigers

Cubs continue to struggle at plate, lose to lowly Tigers

While a home-run streak is typically a positive for any team, the anomalous MLB record attached to the Cubs' current home-run streak makes it a negative in this instance.

Commentary: Thoughts on Daniel Murphy to Cubs

Commentary: Thoughts on Daniel Murphy to Cubs

Murphy is a veteran, 33 year old infielder, who plays first, second and third base. He’s slashing .300/.341/.442 this year with six dingers and only 29 RBI, but he’s been murder on the Cubs.

Cubs acquire three-time All-Star second baseman

Cubs acquire three-time All-Star second baseman

The Chicago Cubs today acquired infielder Daniel Murphy from the Washington Nationals for minor league infielder Andruw Monasterio and a player to be named or cash consideration.

Commentary: Try not to suck with the National Anthem

Commentary: Try not to suck with the National Anthem

While the honor of the worst rendition of the National Anthem should still certainly go to Roseanne Barr, there have been many performances of the Nation’s song this year that have left me wanting to take a knee in my living-room.



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