It’s Not About Walks

(This is in part addressed to one-time commenter Nick who railed against what he saw as a gross mishandling of Castro and Baez. Sorry for not responding) As Starlin Castro’s batting average has sunk further and further below the .300 mark we all expect him to hit at, there has been an ever increasing sentiment amongst Cubs fans and baseball media (read: Twitter) folks that the Cubs should let Castro return to the type of … Continue reading

2013 All-NL Central Team

Photo Credit - Keith Allsion

Coming into the 2013 season, we thought we’d take a quick look at the best NL Central players at each position as a proxy for the strongest teams in the division. The position players of the NL Central are quite strong, but the pitching leaves a bit to be desired. How do our Cubbies stack up? Well, it looks like it’s going to be a rough year for the Cubs (but you already knew that) … Continue reading