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Away Games: A Chicago Cubs Podcast

Apr 17, 2019

Appropriately, episode #62 features talk about the man who wears the number: Jose Quintana. Q went back-to-back with GREAT starts when the Cubs needed them most, in a week when Darvish also looked good for the first time this year -- 99 mph good. Javy looks somehow improved, Contreras is slugging in a Ruth-ian manner,...


Apr 10, 2019

What if I told you...the Cubs have SEVERAL wins now? That the Cubs bullpen threw 7 shutout innings in a win? And that Jason Heyward had one of the best offensive games in recent Cubs history? It's not even mid-April yet and this season is already weird. Kevin and Adam talk about all that, the great offense, the...


Apr 3, 2019

Well, the offense was good. Except for 25% of the time when they got shut out by mediocre pitching. Otherwise, YIKES! A weird first week leads to Kevin & Adam talking about the great lineup, unreliable bullpen, the idiocy of sitting Kyle Schwarber, and weird Cubs Twitter's view of what players are "untouchable" and...


Mar 29, 2019

We've watched one game and we're FREAKING OUT! Baseball Prospectus/Cubs Den writer Ken Schultz is in town, so he and Kevin do a bonus pod to go nuts about the Cubs opening day 12-4 win. Would we have done this if they lost? Maybe, but it would not have been 25 minutes long. WHY ARE THE CUBS OFF TOMORROW? LET'S...


Mar 27, 2019

Comedian & Cubs fan Roy Wood Jr. (Daily Show Correspondant, specials "No One Loves You" & "Father Figure") joins us to talk about his Cubs fandom, and what he thinks about this year! Kevin & Adam also talk about the Happ demotion, and the late breaking news of the Kyle Hendricks extension. Time to play ball,...