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Chicago Cubs: Patrick Mahomes is the Javier Baez of the NFL

After a season in Chicago Cubs star Javier Baez‘s magic nearly gave way to his first MVP trophy, the likely NFL MVP is doing things that we haven’t seen before. Every once in a while a professional athlete comes along who defies all logic, who makes plays that we never thought possible and takes over their […] Chicago Cubs: Patrick Mahomes is the Javier Baez of the NFL - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Jan 12, 2019

Chicago Cubs: Javier Baez, Kris Bryant, and five others avoid arbitration

The Chicago Cubs were able to avoid a salary arbitration hearing with all seven of their arbitration eligible players. Even though salary arbitration was put in place to resolve salary disagreements between a player and a player’s organization, the process could potentially create a rift between both sides.  After each side submits their salary figure […] Chicago Cubs: Javier Baez, Kris Bryant, and five others avoid arbitration - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Cubbies Crib Jan 8, 2019

Chicago Cubs: Javier Baez has progressed significantly since his debut

Once nothing more than a top of the line prospect with tons of raw talent and potential, Chicago Cubs standout Javier Baez is taking things to a new level. Javier Baez was drafted by the Chicago Cubs as the ninth pick in the 2011 draft as former GM Jim Hendry’s final first round pick. He […] Chicago Cubs: Javier Baez has progressed significantly since his debut - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Bleed Cubbie Blue Jan 7, 2019
Today is National Bobblehead Day. Let’s celebrate this humble piece of memorabilia.

Today is National Bobblehead Day. Let’s celebrate this humble piece of memorabilia.

Here is part of my collection, as well as news about the National Bobblehead Museum, opening soon! January 7 might seem like an ordinary Monday to you, but it’s National Bobblehead Day, a day established by the soon-to-open National Bobblehead Museum. More on the museum later. The unpretentious little bobblehead is an enjoyable piece of memorabilia, often one of the most popular team giveaways. That was proven last summer when a Javier Baez bobblehead jammed entryways all around Wrigley Field: Al Yellon Years ago, though, bobbleheads weren’t as elaborate as they are...
Cubbies Crib Jan 6, 2019

Chicago Cubs: Game of Thrones and the Cubs’ Long Winter (Part 2)

  If you loved the first installment of our Game of Thrones-Chicago Cubs feature, then you’re going to love what we’ve got headed your way in this segment. Chicago Cubs star Javier Baez is one of the most exuberant and dynamic players in all of baseball.  He is daring, a bit flamboyant at times, confident, […] Chicago Cubs: Game of Thrones and the Cubs’ Long Winter (Part 2) - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Cubbies Crib Dec 31, 2018

Chicago Cubs: Recalling the best Javier Báez move of 2018

National League MVP runner-up Javier Baez stole the Chicago Cubs show at Wrigley Field this year. Here’s his best moment of a highlight-reel campaign. The Fourth of July is a fun time in the Windy City. Chicago Cubs fans will often catch a patriotic game filled with Stars & Stripes and then jump on the […] Chicago Cubs: Recalling the best Javier Báez move of 2018 - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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