Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

Patterns: History Repeats? Power Surge then Decline, Gotta Be That Baseball Thingy


I like patterns. Or rather, I like trying to identify a pattern or repeated trend. People do this stuff for a living- and get paid a lot to notice such trends and patterns. They use to trade in real-time. Now, … Continue reading

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The Minor Model and the Chicago Cubs: It Still All Comes Down Money, Honey


The Present and Past: The Minor Model to World Series Success The model Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have sold the last two seasons to the faithful Cubs fan is one of small and varied investments and flipping short-term assets … Continue reading

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Cubs Trader Django: The 2013 Turning Point for Theo & Co.


While the sun has not shone brightly on the Cubs lately, this July the trade market will reflect the greatest turning point in the 20-month Theo Epstein & Jed Hoyer led front office. The reason: pitching. The abundance of arms … Continue reading

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Cubs & Yankees: Destine To Meet in The 2009 World Series?


It would be nice to see those Cubs get back to the place where they belong. (Ok, so they have not belong to the World Series since my great-great -grandpa was watching Ty Cobb lace them up.) But with opening … Continue reading

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Clinched!:Someday We’ll Go All The Way!!!


In eager anticipation of the 2008 NL Central title by your Chicago Cubs, I am posting the new and only theme song the Cubs will ever need again. As rock legend Eddie Vedder belts out the best (or the most … Continue reading

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Baseball: Mid 2007 Predictions for the playoffs


No, I’m not Sara Freder, so I won’t grant you insight into your future by using talismans and crystal balls for $39.99, but I figure I can look at the halfway point of a baseball season and figure who will … Continue reading

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