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  • • 2022 Braves Player Review: William Contreras
    A family thing Despite the fact that he and his kid brother are the most illustrious catching family since the Molinas, big sib Willson Contreras didn’t start out behind the dish. The Cubs started him out in the infield, and only moved him behind the plate a few years into his pro career. I hope … Continue reading "2022 Braves Player Review: William Contreras" The post 2022 Braves Play...2022
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  • • Cubs ‘Showing Strong Interest’ in Christian Vázquez as Catching Carousel Spins
    The Cubs have done very little in free agency thus far and don’t figure to be reeling in a top shortstop over the next few days, but it sounds like they’re zeroing in on a replacement for Willson Contreras. Following a report that they had discussed both Christian Vázquez and Omar Narváez internally comes word … The post Cubs ‘Showing Strong Interest’ in Christian Váz...2022
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  • • The Opener: Catchers, Judge, Shortstop Market
    As the calendar flips to December, here’s three things we’re keeping an eye on around baseball:  1. Catcher market heating up? It’s not a particularly deep catching market in free agency this year, with Willson Contreras and Christian Vazquez headlining, but the trade market offers some strong options for catcher-hungry teams. Yesterday, it was reported…...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: What’s gonna Happ-en?
    Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks how much longer will Ian Happ be a Cub. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re so glad to see you stop in this chilly evening. I hope you had a terrific day and that you’re ready for an even better night. Let us take your co...2022
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  • • Astros To Meet With Willson Contreras
    Yesterday, the Astros introduced their new signee José Abreu and owner Jim Crane took some questions from the media. “We have to look at the catching, maybe another outfielder, and you can never have enough pitching,” Crane said, per Chandler Rome of The Houston Chronicle. In relation to the catching side of their pursuits, Ken…...2022
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  • • Astros Still Interested in Willson Contreras Even After Nixing Deadline Trade
    The Astros have had preliminary discussions with Willson Contreras and are planning to connect with him at the Winter Meetings, according to a report from Ken Rosenthal in The Athletic. This comes a few months after the unconsummated trade that would have sent Contreras to Houston in exchange for righty starter José Urquidy, a move … The post Astros Still Interested in Willson Contreras Even...2022
  • • BCB After Dark: Should the Cubs have outbid the Astros?
    Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images The late-night club for Cubs fans asks if the Cubs should have beaten the Astros offer for free agent José Abreu. It’s another week here at BCB After Dark: the late-night club for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. I hope you had a terrific holiday weekend. Come on in out of the cold. Have you been out shopping? If so, you...2022
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  • • Cub Tracks, you know?
    Photo by Robert Abbott Sengstacke/Getty Images #Cubs,#MLB, and #MiLB news you can use, four days a week. There’s a an eye in the lull. Sheesh. It seems worse every year, the silly season. Welcome to today’s edition of Cub Tracks news and notes™, a greatest-hits collection of Chicago-style beat writers and bloggers, ground from #Cubs, #MiLB, and #MLB baseball, overheated, and then cold-brew...2022
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  • • Offense-Hungry Cubs Considering Former Met Michael Conforto
    The Cubs didn’t score enough runs and didn’t have enough power in 2022, and that’s when they still had Willson Contreras. Replacing him with a defense-first catcher means having to upgrade the offense at first base, DH, center field, and both middle infield spots. Well, they can probably get away with comparable or even slightly … The post Offense-Hungry Cubs Considering Fo...2022
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  • • Would you trade Ian Happ and Adbert Alzolay for a Blue Jays catcher?
    Alejandro Kirk and Danny Jansen at Blue Jays Spring Training in 2021 | Toronto Blue Jays/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports The Jays have three good catchers, and would like some depth elsewhere. Could the Cubs provide that in trade? The Cubs are looking for a catcher to pair with Yan Gomes, now that Willson Contreras is a free agent and not likely to return. The Blue Jays have two good ca...2022
    Continue with Adbert Alzolay
  • • BCB After Dark: Happy Thanksgiving (And Cubs catchers)
    Photo by John Fisher/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning club for Cubs fans asks about a new catcher for the North Siders. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re still open here for the evening if you want to have a bit of a break before the holiday. Come on in and relax for a w...2022
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  • • Five reasons I am thankful for the 2022 Cubs
    Willson Contreras celebrates a walkoff single against the Brewers on August 20 | Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports There were some really joyous moments amidst a middling baseball season. I’ve been a Cubs fan for the vast majority of my conscious life. My first major league baseball memory is the Sandberg Game, and that was really it for me. I was in love with the ivy, the bleachers and the blu...2022
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  • • Cubs free agent target: Jeimer Candelario
    Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images Would a reunion with the former Cubs prospect be worthwhile? The Cubs cut ties with the last player on their roster who was signed by the Jim Hendry regime, Willson Contreras, when Contreras turned down their qualifying offer and became a free agent. Would it be useful to bring back another Hendry signee, Jeimer Candelario? Though Candelario is a US cit...2022
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  • • Cubs ‘Expected to Seriously Engage’ Nico Hoerner, Ian Happ in Extension Talks Soon
    The Cubs haven’t established a great track record of extending their core players, leading them to rebuild the team primarily with either prospects or free agents. Assuming Willson Contreras ends up signing a deal elsewhere, Kyle Hendricks is the only remaining member from the 2016 World Series roster. Ian Happ is the longest-tenured position player … The post Cubs ‘Expected to S...2022
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  • • Would you trade Ian Happ and Adbert Alzolay for a Blue Jays catcher?
    Alejandro Kirk and Danny Jansen at Blue Jays Spring Training in 2021 | Toronto Blue Jays/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports The Jays have three good catchers, and would like some depth elsewhere. Could the Cubs provide that in trade? The Cubs are looking for a catcher to pair with Yan Gomes, now that Willson Contreras is a free agent and not likely to return. The Blue Jays have two good ca...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: Happy Thanksgiving (And Cubs catchers)
    Photo by John Fisher/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning club for Cubs fans asks about a new catcher for the North Siders. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re still open here for the evening if you want to have a bit of a break before the holiday. Come on in and relax for a w...2022
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  • • Cubs free agent target: Jeimer Candelario
    Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images Would a reunion with the former Cubs prospect be worthwhile? The Cubs cut ties with the last player on their roster who was signed by the Jim Hendry regime, Willson Contreras, when Contreras turned down their qualifying offer and became a free agent. Would it be useful to bring back another Hendry signee, Jeimer Candelario? Though Candelario is a US cit...2022
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  • • A closer look at the 2022 Cubs pitching production
    Justin Steele had a breakthrough year in 2022, the Cubs will look for him to repeat that in 2023. | Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports ...and how it compares to the rest of the league During the playoffs I took a look at how Cubs position player value compared to the rest of the league in 2022 to get an idea of how close they were to competing in 2023. The results, well, weren’t great. From tha...2022
    Read about Justin Steele
  • • From bat flips to back picks, Willson Contreras exceeded everyone’s expectations
    Willson Contreras rounds the bases after a home run against the San Diego Padres in June. | Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images The best hitting catcher in baseball has hit free agency. Long time readers of this blog know that I keep score at almost every game I attend, but I don’t know how much I’ve written about how often I go through my old scorecards searching for memories. On July 25...2022
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  • • In appreciation of Willson Contreras
    David Banks-USA TODAY Sports The Cubs catcher moves on, but we remember him fondly. Willson Contreras, as you know, declined the Cubs’ qualifying offer Tuesday and so will likely be moving to another team as a free agent. I actually wrote this article last summer when it appeared Willson would be traded. When he wasn’t, I decided to save it for the time, if it came, when it looked like his...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: Is Nimmo the solution in center?
    Photo by J. Conrad Williams, Jr./Newsday RM via Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks if you think the Cubs should sign center fielder Brandon Nimmo. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the coolest hangout for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. Thank you for stopping by this evening. Come on in. There are still a few tables available. Please...2022
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  • • SoxivusFest 2022: Feats of Strength
    Three years ago, at the last SoxFest, Ozzie Guillén was happy to be invited: “I feel like Im back home. I feel happy.” The White Sox may be on the verge of bringing him all the way back home three years later. | Chris Sweda/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via Getty Images We’ve aired our Grievances, including the White Sox canceling SoxFest. So we’re creating our own SoxFest fun You d...2022
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  • • Grading the White Sox: Yasmani Grandal
    Yasmani Grandal didn’t even do this as well in 2022. | George Kubas/Diamond Images via Getty Images Let’s talk about Yaz, and the dumpster fire he’s become At midseason, the SSS staff graded the 46-46 White Sox, from head of the class Dylan Cease all the way down to Dallas Keuchel. We invented a WARsss metric that could very well be just a cute way to trot out our special site grades — but...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: Import or domestic?
    Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks if you’d rather have Carlos Rodón or Kodai Senga pitch for the North Siders next year. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the secret happening for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We hope you had a good weekend and that the start of your week is going well. We’re glad to see you...2022
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  • • Cub Tracks, you know?
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  • • BCB After Dark: Wither Willson?
    Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks what is going to happen to Willson Contreras this winter. Welcome back to BCB After Dark, the swingin’ after-party for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’ve got one more show this week and we’re so happy that you stopped in for it. The dress code tonight is casual. There is s...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: Memories of 2022
    Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks for your favorite moment of the Cubs 2022 season. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We hope you had a good weekend. Or at least a better weekend than the Mets had. We have a few good tables available this evening. If you need...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: Never Can Say Goodbye
    Photo by Mary DeCicco/MLB Photos via Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks if Willson Contreras will be back with the Cubs next year. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the jumpin’ joint for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re glad you stopped by tonight. Grab a seat and relax. If there’s anything we can do for you this evening, pleas...2022
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  • • The Opener: Catchers, Judge, Shortstop Market
    As the calendar flips to December, here’s three things we’re keeping an eye on around baseball:  1. Catcher market heating up? It’s not a particularly deep catching market in free agency this year, with Willson Contreras and Christian Vazquez headlining, but the trade market offers some strong options for catcher-hungry teams. Yesterday, it was reported…...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: What’s gonna Happ-en?
    Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks how much longer will Ian Happ be a Cub. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re so glad to see you stop in this chilly evening. I hope you had a terrific day and that you’re ready for an even better night. Let us take your co...2022
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  • • Astros Still Interested in Willson Contreras Even After Nixing Deadline Trade
    The Astros have had preliminary discussions with Willson Contreras and are planning to connect with him at the Winter Meetings, according to a report from Ken Rosenthal in The Athletic. This comes a few months after the unconsummated trade that would have sent Contreras to Houston in exchange for righty starter José Urquidy, a move … The post Astros Still Interested in Willson Contreras Even...2022
  • • BCB After Dark: Should the Cubs have outbid the Astros?
    Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images The late-night club for Cubs fans asks if the Cubs should have beaten the Astros offer for free agent José Abreu. It’s another week here at BCB After Dark: the late-night club for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. I hope you had a terrific holiday weekend. Come on in out of the cold. Have you been out shopping? If so, you...2022
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  • • Cub Tracks, you know?
    Photo by Robert Abbott Sengstacke/Getty Images #Cubs,#MLB, and #MiLB news you can use, four days a week. There’s a an eye in the lull. Sheesh. It seems worse every year, the silly season. Welcome to today’s edition of Cub Tracks news and notes™, a greatest-hits collection of Chicago-style beat writers and bloggers, ground from #Cubs, #MiLB, and #MLB baseball, overheated, and then cold-brew...2022
    Read about David Ross
  • • Would you trade Ian Happ and Adbert Alzolay for a Blue Jays catcher?
    Alejandro Kirk and Danny Jansen at Blue Jays Spring Training in 2021 | Toronto Blue Jays/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports The Jays have three good catchers, and would like some depth elsewhere. Could the Cubs provide that in trade? The Cubs are looking for a catcher to pair with Yan Gomes, now that Willson Contreras is a free agent and not likely to return. The Blue Jays have two good ca...2022
    Continue with Adbert Alzolay
  • • BCB After Dark: Happy Thanksgiving (And Cubs catchers)
    Photo by John Fisher/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning club for Cubs fans asks about a new catcher for the North Siders. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re still open here for the evening if you want to have a bit of a break before the holiday. Come on in and relax for a w...2022
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  • • Five reasons I am thankful for the 2022 Cubs
    Willson Contreras celebrates a walkoff single against the Brewers on August 20 | Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports There were some really joyous moments amidst a middling baseball season. I’ve been a Cubs fan for the vast majority of my conscious life. My first major league baseball memory is the Sandberg Game, and that was really it for me. I was in love with the ivy, the bleachers and the blu...2022
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  • • Cubs free agent target: Jeimer Candelario
    Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images Would a reunion with the former Cubs prospect be worthwhile? The Cubs cut ties with the last player on their roster who was signed by the Jim Hendry regime, Willson Contreras, when Contreras turned down their qualifying offer and became a free agent. Would it be useful to bring back another Hendry signee, Jeimer Candelario? Though Candelario is a US cit...2022
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  • • Cubs ‘Expected to Seriously Engage’ Nico Hoerner, Ian Happ in Extension Talks Soon
    The Cubs haven’t established a great track record of extending their core players, leading them to rebuild the team primarily with either prospects or free agents. Assuming Willson Contreras ends up signing a deal elsewhere, Kyle Hendricks is the only remaining member from the 2016 World Series roster. Ian Happ is the longest-tenured position player … The post Cubs ‘Expected to S...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: What’s gonna Happ-en?
    Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks how much longer will Ian Happ be a Cub. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the swingin’ spot for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re so glad to see you stop in this chilly evening. I hope you had a terrific day and that you’re ready for an even better night. Let us take your co...2022
    See more articles José Abreu
  • • Would you trade Ian Happ and Adbert Alzolay for a Blue Jays catcher?
    Alejandro Kirk and Danny Jansen at Blue Jays Spring Training in 2021 | Toronto Blue Jays/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports The Jays have three good catchers, and would like some depth elsewhere. Could the Cubs provide that in trade? The Cubs are looking for a catcher to pair with Yan Gomes, now that Willson Contreras is a free agent and not likely to return. The Blue Jays have two good ca...2022
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  • • Five reasons I am thankful for the 2022 Cubs
    Willson Contreras celebrates a walkoff single against the Brewers on August 20 | Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports There were some really joyous moments amidst a middling baseball season. I’ve been a Cubs fan for the vast majority of my conscious life. My first major league baseball memory is the Sandberg Game, and that was really it for me. I was in love with the ivy, the bleachers and the blu...2022
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  • • A closer look at the 2022 Cubs pitching production
    Justin Steele had a breakthrough year in 2022, the Cubs will look for him to repeat that in 2023. | Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports ...and how it compares to the rest of the league During the playoffs I took a look at how Cubs position player value compared to the rest of the league in 2022 to get an idea of how close they were to competing in 2023. The results, well, weren’t great. From tha...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: When you’re Smyly, the whole world smiles with you
    Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks how much Drew Smyly will cost the Cubs It’s another night here at BCB After Dark: the happening for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cub fans abroad. It’s been a quiet night around here, so if you need respite from the world, come on in and join us. Please come in out of the cold. We can check y...2022
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  • • From bat flips to back picks, Willson Contreras exceeded everyone’s expectations
    Willson Contreras rounds the bases after a home run against the San Diego Padres in June. | Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images The best hitting catcher in baseball has hit free agency. Long time readers of this blog know that I keep score at almost every game I attend, but I don’t know how much I’ve written about how often I go through my old scorecards searching for memories. On July 25...2022
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  • • In appreciation of Willson Contreras
    David Banks-USA TODAY Sports The Cubs catcher moves on, but we remember him fondly. Willson Contreras, as you know, declined the Cubs’ qualifying offer Tuesday and so will likely be moving to another team as a free agent. I actually wrote this article last summer when it appeared Willson would be traded. When he wasn’t, I decided to save it for the time, if it came, when it looked like his...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: The road not taken
    Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks you about the nixed Willson Contreras trade. Welcome back to BCB After Dark: the late-night party for night owls, early risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. We’re so glad you could join us for the first show of the off-season. Baseball may be over, but the party goes on. There’s no cover charge. There...2022
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  • • Willson Contreras was almost traded to the Astros at the deadline
    Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images The Cubs would have received a pitcher in return. Many Cubs fans, and others across baseball, were surprised when Willson Contreras was still a Cub after the trading deadline last August. Contreras will soon receive a qualifying offer, and many expect him to reject it. It is, I suppose, possible he’ll take it and remain a Cub next year, but those chances a...2022
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  • • MLB’s 2022-23 offseason calendar: Free agents, awards, Rule 5 draft, non-tenders, arbitration, more
    Getty Images Baseball doesn’t stop just because there are no games. Here’s a handy calendar of everything happening before next season begins. Congratulations to the Houston Astros on winning the 2022 World Series, the second championship in their franchise history. With that, baseball’s offseason commences. This will be the first “normal” offseason for baseball in four years, since 201...2022
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  • • BCB After Dark: When you’re Smyly, the whole world smiles with you
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  • • From bat flips to back picks, Willson Contreras exceeded everyone’s expectations
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  • • BCB After Dark: The road not taken
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  • • BCB After Dark: Is Nimmo the solution in center?
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  • • BCB After Dark: Happy Halloween
    Photo by Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks about free agent catcher Christian Vázquez. Welcome back to another week of BCB After Dark: the spookiest spot for night owls, early-risers, new parents and Cubs fans abroad. Glad to see you stop by tonight. Was this evening a trick or a treat for you? The good news is there’s nothing but...2022
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  • • Mets can't stop Cubs after Reyes' leadoff HR
    Willson Contreras drove in three runs and had an adventurous night, Javier Baez smacked a solo home run among four hits and Albert Almora Jr. -- who entered the game in the seventh -- drove in a career-high six runs to back Jon Lester and spark the Cubs to a 17-5 victory Wednesday over the Mets at Wrigley Field....2017
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  • • Cubs overwhelm Mets, maintain Central lead
    Willson Contreras drove in three runs and had an adventurous night, Javier Baez smacked a solo home run among four hits and Albert Almora Jr. -- who entered the game in the seventh -- drove in a career-high six runs to back Jon Lester and spark the Cubs to a 17-5 victory Wednesday over the Mets at Wrigley Field....2017
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  • • C-Mart runs into trouble as Cards drop opener
    The Cardinals-Cubs rivalry has historically been intense enough on its own, but it's overamped this weekend because of the close National League Central race. On Friday at Wrigley Field, the Cubs showed they're going to fight for the chance to repeat. Despite losing both starting pitcher John Lackey and catcher Willson Contreras to ejections, the Cubs rallied for an 8-2 victory....2017
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  • • Cubs ride 7-run 6th to eventful win over Cards
    The Cardinals-Cubs rivalry has historically been intense enough on its own, but it's overamped this weekend because of the close National League Central race. On Friday at Wrigley Field, the Cubs showed they're going to fight for the chance to repeat. Despite losing both starting pitcher John Lackey and catcher Willson Contreras to ejections, the Cubs rallied for an 8-2 victory....2017
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  • • Cubs ride 7-run 6th to eventful win over Cards
    The Cardinals-Cubs rivalry has historically been intense enough on its own, but it's overamped this weekend because of the close National League Central race. On Friday at Wrigley Field, the Cubs showed they're going to fight for the chance to repeat. Despite losing both starting pitcher John Lackey and catcher Willson Contreras to ejections, the Cubs rallied for an 8-2 victory....2017
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  • • Contreras, Bryant halt Cubs' 4-game skid
    The Cubs came out swinging, and scoring, quickly on Friday night. Kris Bryant and Willson Contreras each homered in the first inning, but it was Contreras' RBI single in the seventh that proved the difference in a 5-4 win over Miami at Marlins Park....2016
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  • • Backyard BBQ: Host Cubs rout Reds on 4th
    After being swept by the Mets in New York, all the Cubs needed to snap a four-game losing streak was a little home cooking and a game against the Reds. Kris Bryant belted his National League-leading 24th home run, Addison Russell drove in three runs, including a pair on his ninth homer, and rookie Willson Contreras added a solo shot to power the Cubs to a 10-4 victory on Monday over the Reds at Wr...2016
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  • • Lackey, Contreras ejected after disputed call
    As if the Cardinals-Cubs series needed any more tension, Cubs pitcher John Lackey and catcher Willson Contreras were both ejected after arguing with home-plate umpire Jordan Baker in Friday's opener at Wrigley Field....2017
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  • • Russell, Contreras go deep; Anderson debuts
    Addison Russell and Willson Contreras each hit solo homers and Chesny Young added a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh for the Cubs, who battled the White Sox to a 4-4 tie on Monday at Sloan Park....2017
  • • Contreras' HR helps power Cubs past Padres
    Willson Contreras celebrated the one-year anniversary of his first Major League hit by smacking a tying home run leading off the seventh and Javier Baez scored the go-ahead run on an error by Padres left fielder Jose Pirela to lift the Cubs to a 3-2 victory on Monday night....2017
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  • • Cards fall to Cubs as win streak ends at six
    With Eddie Butler looking much better than a typical fill-in fifth starter, the Cubs inched closer to the first-place Cardinals and snapped their rival's winning streak with a 3-2 win at Busch Stadium on Friday. Three homers -- including two from Willson Contreras -- provided all the necessary support for a pitcher who entered the day with a career 6.50 ERA....2017
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  • • Cubs end Cards' streak on Contreras' 2 HRs
    With Eddie Butler looking much better than a typical fill-in fifth starter, the Cubs inched closer to the first-place Cardinals and snapped their rival's winning streak with a 3-2 win at Busch Stadium on Friday. Three homers -- including two from Willson Contreras -- provided all the necessary support for a pitcher who entered the day with a career 6.50 ERA....2017
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  • • Cards fall to Cubs as win streak ends at six
    With Eddie Butler looking much better than a typical fill-in fifth starter, the Cubs inched closer to the first-place Cardinals and snapped their rival's winning streak with a 3-2 win at Busch Stadium on Friday. Three homers -- including two from Willson Contreras -- provided all the necessary support for a pitcher who entered the day with a career 6.50 ERA....2017
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  • • Cubs end Cards' streak on Contreras' 2 HRs
    With Eddie Butler looking much better than a typical fill-in fifth starter, the Cubs inched closer to the first-place Cardinals and snapped their rival's winning streak with a 3-2 win at Busch Stadium on Friday. Three homers -- including two from Willson Contreras -- provided all the necessary support for a pitcher who entered the day with a career 6.50 ERA....2017
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