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A closer look at great leadoff hitters

A closer look at great leadoff hitters

Why not Anthony Rizzo? Last Tuesday’s lineup with first baseman Anthony Rizzo leading off seemed like one of Joe Maddon’s classic attempts to shake things up and try something new in order to keep things light during a long season. You know, like when he played all three catchers at the same time, having Miguel Montero throw a scoreless inning in relief or having a pajama party on a plane: Photo by Stephen Dunn/ Rizzo takes a selfie of the Cubs’ 2015 pajama party I was certainly among the skeptics, and was really just hoping changing things up would result...
CBS Chicago Jun 21, 2017
Cubs’ Miguel Montero Sounds Off On Home Plate Collision Rule

Cubs’ Miguel Montero Sounds Off On Home Plate Collision Rule

Montero knows the "Posey Rule" was made to protect catchers. He doesn't care.
Chicago Sun-Times Jun 21, 2017
Cubs’ Miguel Montero: MLB’s slide guideline ‘terrible (bleeping) rule’

Cubs’ Miguel Montero: MLB’s slide guideline ‘terrible (bleeping) rule’

Were it up to Miguel Montero, there would be no clear path slide rule for the Padres — or anyone else — to complain about.
Cubs Insider Jun 17, 2017

Cubs Quick Hits: Maddon Utilizing Montero Against Weak Pitching

Miguel Montero enters Saturday’s game against the Pirates batting .289 with a .354 wOBA in 94 plate appearances. The backup catcher’s turnaround is a welcomed sight after a weak 2016 in which he only sported a .299 wOBA. Maddon seems to be maximizing Montero’s value by inserting the catcher into the lineup against particularly weak … The post Cubs Quick Hits: Maddon Utilizing Montero Against Weak Pitching appeared first on Cubs Insider.
CBS Chicago Jun 11, 2017
Russell Homers, Cubs End Rockies’ 7-Game Winning Streak, 7-5

Russell Homers, Cubs End Rockies’ 7-Game Winning Streak, 7-5

Addison Russell, Kyle Schwarber, Miguel Montero, and Ben Zobrist all hit home runs, helping the Cubs even their record at 31-31.
Cubbies Crib Jun 8, 2017

Chicago Cubs: The time to trade Miguel Montero is now

We’ve discussed plenty of potential trades for the Chicago Cubs this season. Some have been possible, while others a little far fetched. But one name I don’t feel we’ve mentioned is Miguel Montero. Well, we need to. Each of us had an opinion following Chicago Cubs‘ catcher Miguel Montero‘s thoughts on his postseason role. Eventually, […] Chicago Cubs: The time to trade Miguel Montero is now - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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