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Away Games: A Chicago Cubs Podcast

Sep 18, 2019

The Cubs have won 5 straight and are apparently a better offensive team without Javy and Rizzo? Go figure. Coming off a disappointing split in San Diego, the Cubs' bats came alive against Failing Clint Hurdle and his dirty Pirates. As of this episode's recording, the Cubs are 2 games back in the Central and half a...


Sep 11, 2019

The good: Nico Hoerner is up, and very fun. The bad: all the other stuff. It was a bad week for the Cubs (Javy out, Kris out and should have been out longer, Kimbrel still out, etc etc), and a bad weekend in Milwaukee. Schwarber & Castellanos have carried the offense, Rizzo is Rizzo, and everyone else needs to pick it...


Sep 4, 2019

Thank God, Ben Zobrist and Willson Contreras are back! The Cubs are maybe nearing the point, in September, where they could actually put their best players on the field at the same time, which would be really f'n cool if you ask us. Adam went 5-1 in person over the past week between NYC & a Chicago trip, the Cubs took 2...


Aug 28, 2019

The Cubs are coming off a demoralizing sweep at Wrigley against the Nats, and Kevin and Adam are at a loss for words about the state of this team. As the Cubs head to NYC to play the Mets, we discuss rotation struggles, tough breaks, and ask ourselves if the Cubs are who we thought they were. Adam will be in Chicago...


Aug 21, 2019

Coming off the two worst back-to-back losses of the year, the Cubs went back to Little League to finally get a “road” series win for the first time in months. About 10% of the roster is shuffling up and down to Iowa (Bote/Almora down, Russell up, Kimbrel/Cishek back), and somehow the team is still right at the top...