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9 Freak Athletes to Watch in The 2017 MLB Playoffs

The 2017 MLB postseason is here. With the wildcard games over, eight teams remain to battle for baseball's ultimate prize. While every team has gre...

The Psychological Issue Behind Jon Lester's Inability to Throw to First Base

Besides being known as one of the best pitchers in baseball, Cubs ace Jon Lester is known for his inability to throw to first base. He has a history...

The Behind-The-Scenes Coach Who Fuels Anthony Rizzo's Tenacious Work Ethic

Anthony Rizzo is one of the strongest dudes in Major League Baseball. His monstrous thighs are the size of tree trunks. He launches 475-foot home r...

An Inside Look at the Unique Workout Anthony Rizzo's Been Using for the Past 10 Years

Anthony Rizzo is the rock of the Chicago Cubs franchise. The 27-year-old first baseman has played in at least 140 games for the Cubs in each of the...

Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Harrison Got Hit By 4 Pitches over the Course of Two Games

When a baseball player is batting, his primary goal is to get on base. Well, Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Josh Harrison got on base four consecutive...

Watch Jake Arrieta Hit the Longest Home Run by a Pitcher in MLB History

As if helping to bring the Chicago Cubs their first championship in over 100 years wasn't enough, pitcher Jake Arrieta is now hitting dingers halfwa...

Joe Maddon Says LeBron James 'Can Play Centerfield for the Cubs Anytime'

As you might already know, LeBron James recently had to wear a full Chicago Cubs uniform, because he lost a World Series bet with his BFF Dwyane Wade....

After Winning the World Series, Cubs Centerfielder Dexter Fowler Is Having Trouble Adjusting To Normal Life

The Chicago Cubs won the 2016 World Series, and centerfielder Dexter Fowler was a big part of Chicago's Game 7 victory. The 30-year-old hit a lead-off...

In a Facebook Post, Braxton Miller Recalls the Day He Made Cubs OF Kyle Schwarber Quit Football

Chicago Cubs slugging outfiedler Kye Schwarber, who, as Jonah Keri so aptly put it, strongly resembles a fire hydrant, has been one helluva story ...

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade Have Made a High Stakes World Series Bet

Unless you've been buried beneath the covers on your bed, refusing to leave your house because the temperature has dipped below 60 degrees, you're...

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