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Bleed Cubbie Blue Mar 31, 2020
Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates simulated game, Tuesday 3/31, 3 p.m. CT

Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates simulated game, Tuesday 3/31, 3 p.m. CT

The Cubs go for their fourth simulated win in a row. The Cubs crushed the Pirates 11-3 in the simulated Wrigley Field home opener, their third consecutive win. Javier Baez, Anthony Rizzo and Kyle Schwarber all homered for the Cubs. Rizzo’s was a grand slam that put the game away in the bottom of the eighth. Here are some more details from Monday’s sim game: Here are the Cubs’ game results so far. They’re 3-1 in the early going and have scored 33 runs in their last three games: And here are the N.L. Central standings through Monday. The sim Cubs begin...
Cubbies Crib Mar 31, 2020

Chicago Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo, Reds Amir Garrett hoping for the best

Chicago Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo and the Cincinnati Reds’ Amir Garrett wish they knew what the season would hold–but they don’t The Chicago Cubs and the Cincinnati Reds don’t know what the season will hold. The Reds and Amir Garrett are hoping for 162 games. The Cubs and Anthony Rizzo? He’s hoping for a ‘one-off’ season, […] Chicago Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo, Reds Amir Garrett hoping for the best - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - Chicago Cubs News and Fan Community
Bleed Cubbie Blue Mar 31, 2020
Cub Tracks opens the door

Cub Tracks opens the door

Photo by Jonathan Daniel/ Cubs and MLB news — Cubs win, Rizzo in the news, and other stories The sim-Cubs scuttled any plans the sim-Pirates had to hoist the Jolly Roger over Wrigley Field in our Opening Day game, with Kyle Schwarber and Anthony Rizzo recording notable clouts and Javier Baez firing a couple of cannonballs in a game that the Cubs won going away, 11-3. #PS4share pic.twitter.com/89YZDM1XnE— Duane Pesice (@moderan13) March 30, 2020 Jon Lester pitched well to earn the victory and Trevor Williams allowed some rather long fly balls to earn the loss. We’ll have the...
Bleed Cubbie Blue Mar 30, 2020
Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates simulated game, Monday 3/30, 3 p.m. CT

Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates simulated game, Monday 3/30, 3 p.m. CT

It’s the simulated home opener! The Cubs defeated the Brewers in a wild slugfest Sunday 12-10. Kris Bryant, Jason Heyward, Anthony Rizzo and Kyle Schwarber all homered. Here are the N.L. Central standings entering Monday’s action. As time goes by, we’ll post the standings for the entire NL and AL. Here at BCB, we are going to play simulated games for every game on the Cubs 2020 schedule via MLB The Show 20. This will continue until the actual schedule begins, or we get some clarity on what’s actually going to happen with baseball this year. The Cubs and...
Bleed Cubbie Blue Mar 30, 2020
Baseball history unpacked, March 30

Baseball history unpacked, March 30

Photo by Max Herman/NurPhoto via Cubs and MLB news — SimCubs win, Bryant to the minors, and other stories ... on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, Bleed Cubbie Blue brings a you a lighthearted Cubs-centric look at baseball’s past. Here’s a handy Cubs timeline, to help you follow along as we review select scenes from the rich tapestry of Chicago Cubs and Major League Baseball history*. Beware of rabbit holes. #PS4share pic.twitter.com/59iZouDR02— Duane Pesice (@moderan13) March 29, 2020 The simCubs won the rubber game of the series, with Bryzzo coming up big. Anthony Rizzo...
Bleed Cubbie Blue Mar 25, 2020
2020 MLB The Show simulation Cubs rosters

2020 MLB The Show simulation Cubs rosters

Photo by Jeff Speer/Icon Sportswire via The 26-man and 40-man Cubs rosters for the season opener Thursday’s Opening Day. I’m ready for some kinda baseball. How about you? Here’s the 26-man roster, with player ratings, as supplied by MLB The Show 2020: SP Yu Darvish 82 SP Kyle Hendricks 85 SP Jon Lester 81 SP Jose Quintana 80 SP Tyler Chatwood 73 RP Alec Mills 77 RP Dan Winkler 84 RP Kyle Ryan 70 RP Jeremy Jeffress 73 RP Brad Wieck 68 RP Rowan Wick 76 RP Ryan Tepera 72 CP Craig Kimbrel 82 C Willson Contreras 83 C Victor Caratini 73 1B Anthony Rizzo 83 2B David Bote 81 2B Jason...
Cubbies Crib Mar 19, 2020

Chicago Cubs: Anthony Rizzo exemplifies what it means to be a Cub

It’s no secret that Anthony Rizzo is the face of the Chicago Cubs, and has been for years. There isn’t a better choice for the face of the franchise given his work on and off the baseball field The Chicago Cubs‘ Anthony Rizzo once again showed his charitable side in light of COVID-19. His foundation, […] Chicago Cubs: Anthony Rizzo exemplifies what it means to be a Cub - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - Chicago Cubs News and Fan Community
Cubbies Crib Mar 6, 2020

Chicago Cubs: Top 3 new Marquee-tech we’d love to see

The Chicago Cubs new Marquee Sports Network has been bold in trying new tech during spring training games. Here are some ideas for new Marquee-tech that could make it fun. Recently ESPN mic’d up Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and third baseman Kris Bryant while bringing in new and old Cubs managers David Ross […] Chicago Cubs: Top 3 new Marquee-tech we’d love to see - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Bleed Cubbie Blue Mar 5, 2020
The Bryzzo Show is now a T-shirt!

The Bryzzo Show is now a T-shirt!

BreakingT Celebrate KB and Anthony’s TV appearance with this slick shirt. Did you enjoy hearing Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant mic’d up during the Cubs/Angels game Monday? Here’s a video sample of what they said during the broadcast. [VIDEO] Your browser does not support HTML5 video. Now, you can get your very own T-shirt commemorating the Bryzzo Show: BreakingT The Bryzzo Show T-shirt for $28 Regarding players being mic’d up, I think it’s awesome during spring training. The results of the games don’t matter, the players are more relaxed and having...
Cubbies Crib Mar 4, 2020

Chicago Cubs: Marquee needs more players mic’d up

ESPN gave Chicago Cubs fans a treat by interviewing Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo throughout their spring matchup against the Halos. Now Marquee needs to continue the trend. Let me make an uncontroversial statement: baseball games need more players mic’d up during the game. Not just the Chicago Cubs, but all teams need to give […] Chicago Cubs: Marquee needs more players mic’d up - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Cubbies Crib Mar 4, 2020

Chicago Cubs fans need this ‘Bryzzo Show’ t-shirt

Chicago Cubs stars Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant might have new jobs lined up once they retire. Welcome to The Bryzzo Show, Chi-Town! It’s t-shirt time.  Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant were mic’d up for a Chicago Cubs Spring Training game and they were so good it has people thinking the duo deserve a show. […] Chicago Cubs fans need this ‘Bryzzo Show’ t-shirt - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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