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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 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

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 219 - Guest: Len Kasper, Cubs Spring Training Begins, Marquee Network, & More

2/23/2020
Len Kasper, Play by Play voice of the Chicago Cubs, joins us this week. We discuss the Astros cheating scandal, Marquee Network, and Preview Spring Training. Jeremy and Pat close the show by reviewing the first Cubs game shown on Marquee network. Finally Spring Training baseball to discuss as the Cubs take on Oakland. Enjoy.....and Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:50:07

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 218 - Guest: Dan Szymborski, Cubs ZIPS Projections, Neighborhood Update

2/11/2020
Dan Szymborski, from FanGraphs, joins us this week. We break down the Cubs ZIPS projections. We fix the glitch and update Nico Hoerners comp, live! We discuss salary predictions for Bryant and Baez. We close the show talking about neighborhood news. Enjoy.....And Go Cubs!!!

Duration:00:59:02

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 217 - Guest: Jared Wyllys, Cubs Convention Recap, They're Saying Boo-urns, News & More

1/21/2020
Baseball writer Jared Wyllys joins us this week to recap the news coming out of Cubs Convention. Ricketts hears the boos. Marquee network and talent announced. We discuss the Ross coach panel, and Jared gives us a good Javy quote. Bryant & Baez updates. And we close the show discussing why we are optimistic the Cubs will exceed the 86 win total Vegas is projecting. Enjoy.....And Go Cubs!!!

Duration:01:11:59

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 216 - Guest: James Neveau, Winter Meetings, Bryant Trade Rumors, Cubs Offseason

12/16/2019
James Neveau, from NBC Chicago, joins us this week. We recap the moves and rumors coming out of the winter meetings. Should the Cubs trade Kris Bryant? We also discuss the Cubs lack of moves, and their finances. MLB threatens to break up with Minor League baseball. The offseason continues......Enjoy, and Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:49:48

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 215 - Guest: Matthew Trueblood, Ross is Cubs Manager, Offseason Roster Moves, and More

11/5/2019
Matthew Trueblood, from Baseball Prospectus, joins us this week. David Ross is the new Cubs manager. We recap the Cubs offseason roster moves. Options exercised on Rizzo and Quintana. We go through the list of declined options as well. We close the show speculating on potential Cubs free agent targets. Enjoy.....Go Cubs! Listen & Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay Podcasts, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:01:06:15

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 214 - Guest: Harry Pavlidis, Maddon Gone, End of Season Closure

9/30/2019
Harry Pavlidis, from Baseball Prospectus, joins us this week. The Cubs season is over. Maddon is out as manager. We look back at what went wrong, Maddon's legacy, potential changes ahead, and more. We finish up talking metrics. Lets get closure together. Listen & Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay Podcasts, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:01:03:30

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 213 - Guest: Matthew Trueblood, Cubs Implode On Final Homestand of Season, Postmortem, & More

9/22/2019
Matthew Trueblood, from Baseball Prospectus, joins us this week. The Cubs implode on thier final homestand. Instead of discussing the ways to win the division, we are dealing with this team missing the playoff entirely. We postmortem what happened. Absolute frustration with the managing, the bullpen, the offense, the defense, etc. We discuss all of it as we head into the final week of a long up and down season. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or Anywhere...

Duration:00:57:19

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 212 - Guest: Alex Crisafulli, Cubs Offense, Nico Debut, Cubs Cardinals Preview

9/16/2019
Alex Crisafulli, Cardinals Blogger and Podcast Host, joins us this week to preview the upcoming 7 Cubs Cards games. Jeremy & Pat open the show recapping the last weeks offensive explosion. The debut of Nico Hoerner. Rizzo injured. We close the show previewing the Cubs and Cardinals series. What to expect from the Cardinals, and other insights into the series. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found. Social Media Links and More at...

Duration:00:53:38

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 211 - Guest: Tom Loxas, Tough Cubs Week, Baez Out, & More

9/8/2019
Tom Loxas joins us this week. Tough week for the Cubs, losing 3 of 4 to the Brewers. Baez is out for the regular season. Cardinals keep winning. Cubs are in a fight for the final wild card spot. We discuss the current set of issues for this team. Not a lot of things to feel positive about this week. Hopefully there is a turnaround next week. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:49:43

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 210 - Guest: Julie DiCaro, Labor Day, Roster Moves

9/1/2019
Julie DiCaro, from 670 The Score, joins us this week. Labor day episode. Cubs Sweep the Mets and had a chance to put the Brewers behind them. Zobrist returns, September call ups, and other roster moves. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:34:44

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 209 - Guest: Michael Cerami, Cubs Sweep & Swept, Ugly Jerseys, & More

8/26/2019
Michael Cerami, from Bleacher Nation, joins us this week. We recap the Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. Cubs Sweep the Giants, get Swept by the Nats, and are forced to wear hideous jerseys. Castellanos continues to be great. Lester struggles. Good outings for Kimbrel. Schwarber might be becoming the player we thought he would be. Enjoy and Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:51:13

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 208 - Guest: Matt Clapp, Cubs Road Woes, Maddon Future, and Roster Moves

8/17/2019
Matt Clapp joins us this week. The Cubs road woes are real. Cubs swept in Philly and blow a game in Pit. We look at Maddons future, discuss the roster moves, and agree Hamilton would be good on the team - just not at leadoff. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:46:32