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Wrigleyville Nation's Podcast - Chicago Cubs Discussion, News, & More

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News, thoughts, and opinions from Chicago Cubs season ticket holders and Wrigleyville residents. This podcast covers everything from the baseball events to the neighborhood happenings.

News, thoughts, and opinions from Chicago Cubs season ticket holders and Wrigleyville residents. This podcast covers everything from the baseball events to the neighborhood happenings.

Location:

Chicago, IL

Description:

News, thoughts, and opinions from Chicago Cubs season ticket holders and Wrigleyville residents. This podcast covers everything from the baseball events to the neighborhood happenings.

Language:

English


Episodes

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 239 - Guest: Jared Wyllys, Remembering Hank Aaron, Cubs Roster Speculation, Spring and Season Update, & More

1/26/2021
Jared Wyllys, from Forbes Sports, joins us this week. We remember Hank Aaron who passed away this week. Lester signs with the Nats. Kris Bryant rumors. Jared Porter, former Cubs exec, fired as Mets GM. Spring Training might be delayed. Rules negotiations for next season continue. All this and More! Enjoy!

Duration:00:57:55

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 238 - Guest: Dan Szymborski, Darvish Traded, Cubs Zips Projections, & More

12/28/2020
The Cubs trade Yu Darvish for an underwhelming prospect haul from the San Diego Padres. The rebuild has begun, but this time we don't know what the plan is. The ownership is making moves because they are being cheap, and we are not happy about it. We also look at the Zips projections for this season, and for the first time in quite awhile they don't look encouraging.

Duration:01:13:17

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 237 - Guest: Matthew Trueblood, Celebrating Theo Epstein, Looking Ahead

11/22/2020
Matthew Trueblood joins us this week. We remember our favorite moments of the Theo Epstein era. We discuss some of the flaws as well. We look ahead to what a Jed Hoyer regime might have to deal with. All this and more! Listen & Subscribe anywhere Podcasts are found. Support and interact with the show at wrigleyvillenation.com

Duration:01:00:25

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 236- Guest: Ryan Davis, Cubs Eliminated,Postmortem, Look Ahead To 2021

10/5/2020
Ryan Davis joins us this week. Cubs were eliminated by the Marlins. We recap the issues and we look ahead to the 2021 season. Come get closure with us. Enjoy!

Duration:01:13:40

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 235 - Guest: Tyler Wilson, Cubs vs Marlins Playoff Preview

9/28/2020
Tyler Wilson, Marlins Writer, joins us this week. We preview the upcoming first round playoff matchup between the Cubs and Marlins. We discuss the final week of the Cubs season, and some of our takeaways from the 2020 regular season presentation. Enjoy....and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:51:57

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 234 - Guest: Andy Dolan, Final Week Preview, Injuries, & More

9/21/2020
Andy Dolan, from Desipio.com and the Pointless Exercise podcast, joins us this week. We discuss the struggles of the offense. Injuries, Quintana returns and Bryant is out. Preview the final week of the season, & More! Enjoy.....and GO CUBS!!

Duration:00:50:28

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 233 - Guest: Matthew Trueblood, Mills No Hitter, Kimbrel, Cubs Upcoming Schedule

9/14/2020
Matthew Trueblood, from Baseball Prospectus, joins us this week. We celebrate Alec Mills NO-HITTER! Reds and Brewers recap. Kimbrel looks fixed, middle of the lineup is struggling, and more. We look ahead to the remaining 2 weeks of the Cubs schedule. Enjoy.....and Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:54:42

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 232 - Hosts Only, Cubs Cardinals Series Recap, Roster Updates, Sportsbook, & More

9/7/2020
Jeremy and Pat are here for a Labor Day edition of the Podcast. We recap last weeks games, include the crucial 5 game series with the Cardinals. Cubs make some additional roster moves. We discuss the news, which includes the new Sportsbook at Wrigley, and More! Enjoy.....and Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:45:21

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 231 - Guest: Evan Altman, Cubs Trade Deadline, Final Month of Season

8/31/2020
Evan Altman, from Cubs Insider, joins us this week. We recap the Cubs trade deadline moves. We discuss the news and look ahead to the upcoming schedule. Enjoy....and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:38:15

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 230 - Guest: Michael Cerami, Cubs Sox Recap, Darvish Love, & More

8/24/2020
Michael Cerami, from Bleacher Nation, joins us this week. We recap the Cubs Sox series. We analyze how well the Cubs are doing, after a tough week. We break down the improvements of Kimbrel and we appreciate everything about Yu Darvish. Enjoy....and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:52:06

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 229 - Guest: Michael Ernst, Cubs Losing Streak, Hitting Struggles, & More

8/18/2020
Michael Ernst, writer at CubsDen, joins us this week. We recap a week that started good, but ended with a losing streak. Starting pitching concerns, the offense is struggling, and injuries are becoming an issue. We discuss opportunities to make changes to give the pitchers less of an advantage. All this and More.....Enjoy, and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:47:41

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 228 - Guest: Taylor McGregor, We Learn About Taylor & Being A Field Reporter, Next Series Preview, & More

8/10/2020
Taylor McGregor, Cubs Field Reporter for the Marquee Sports Network, joins us this week. We discuss how she go started. We learn about the job, and the challenges faced doing the job in these COVID times. Jeremy & Pat then preview the upcoming week. Enjoy .... and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:41:49

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 227 - Guest: James Neveau, Cubs Bullpen Concerns, Javy Love, Cardinals COVID outbreak, & More

8/3/2020
James Neveau, from NBC Chicago, joins us this week. The Cubs bullpen has struggled, but the Cubs keep winning. Great starting pitching, Javy Baez is always great, and the Cubs have won their first 3 series of the season. The Cardinals are the latest team with a COVID outbreak. All this and more......Enjoy, and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:51:16

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 226 - Guest: Jared Wyllys, Cubs Opening Weekend, MLB COVID Outbreak, & More

7/27/2020
Baseball writer Jared Wyllys joins us this week. We break down the Cubs opening weekend. We discuss the game presentation on Marquee and Fox. Marlins have the first COVID outbreak, we discuss how it's been handled. Enjoy.....Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:59:55

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 225 - Guest: Paul Noonan, Brewers Preview, Cubs Concerns, Season Preview

7/20/2020
Paul Noonan, Brewers Podcaster, joins us this week. The Cubs take on the brewers 7 times in the first month of a short season. We learn about what to expect from the Brewers this season. Jeremy and Pat then discuss the exhibition games, concerns, and bright spots for the Cubs going into the start of the season. Baseball is back, enjoy....and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:55:15

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 224 - Guest: Sean Sears, Cubs Season Preview, Testing Concerns, Rooftops, & More

7/14/2020
Sean Sears, from Fansided and Locked On Cubs Podcast, joins us this week. We are 10 days away from the start of the Cubs season. We preview the season, discuss injuries, Covid testing issues, & more. We also discuss rooftop tickets being for sale. All this & more. Enjoy.....and Go Cubs!

Duration:00:54:33

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 223 - Guest: Ryan Davis, MLB Has A Plan, New Rules, Cubs Baseball Returns

6/24/2020
Ryan Davis joins us this week. We discuss the return to play plan for MLB. New rules for this year, new schedule, new interleague play, DH, Extra Innings Rules, and more! We discuss how the Cubs are likely to handle these changes.

Duration:01:01:52

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 222 - Guest: Matthew Trueblood, Negotiations, Innovation Ideas, Draft, Sosa , & More

6/8/2020
Matthew Trueblood, from Baseball Prospectus, is our guest this week. We disucss the ongoing negotiations for restarting baseball. If baseball does come back this year, we discuss ideas for innovation during the broadcast with empty stadiums. The MLB Draft will have new rules this year. We continue our series of remembering players time as a Cub, this week, we discuss Sammy Sosa.

Duration:01:25:28

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 221 - Guest: Corey Fineran, Owners Proposal, Zobrist Memories, Games, & More

5/11/2020
Corey Fineran, from Ivy Envy, is our guest this week. We disucss the owners proposal for restarting baseball. We continue our series of remembering players time as a Cub, this week, we discuss Ben Zobrist. Zobrist was a very important part of the Cubs World Series Championship. We close the show with a fun game, in the spirit of the Bull documentary The Last Dance.

Duration:00:52:39

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 220 - Guest: Evan Altman, MLB Season Speculation, Jon Lester Memories

4/13/2020
Evan Altman, from Cubs Insider, joins us this week. We discuss the current rumors around a 2020 baseball season. We break down the possibilities, and we analyze what would happen to player contracts if a season does not happen. We close the show remembering our favorite Jon Lester moments as a Cub. wrigleyvillenation.com

Duration:00:58:59