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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 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...

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

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 207 - Guest: Ryan Davis, Cubs Road Trip, Happ, Injuries, & More

8/12/2019
Ryan Davis joins us this week. We recap the series with the As. Cubs start a road trip with a split against the Reds. Offense improved with Happ and Castellanos. Bullpen injuries & More. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:56:00

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 206 - Guest: Bill Marovitz, Trade Deadline, Injuries, Cubs Sweep Brewers

8/5/2019
Bill Marovitz, Producer of Miracle, joins us to talk about the Cubs musical. Jeremy and Pat breakdown all the roster moves from the trade deadline and IL. We recap the sweep of the Brewers & preview the week ahead. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:48:23

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 205 - Guest: Paul Noonan, Cubs & Brewers Discussion, Trade Deadline Anticipation

7/29/2019
Paul Noonan joins us this week to break down the Cubs and Brewers. Cubs and Brewers play 6 times this week, so we bring on our Brewers expert to help us break down the series. We also speculate on what these two teams will do at the trade deadline. Bullpen struggles continue. This is a key stretch for the Cubs schedule. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:56:43

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 204 - Guest: Corey Freedman, Cubs Success and Struggles, Trade Deadline Preview, & More

7/23/2019
Corey Freedman from the Cubs Related Podcast joins us this week. We recap a successful homestand. Russell, Almora, and Edwards all struggling. Tough road trip ahead. We discuss the names out there as possible targets for the Cubs at the trade deadline. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:45:46

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 203 - Hosts Only, Cubs 2nd Half Begins, Monty Traded

7/16/2019
Hosts only this week as we start the second half of the baseball season. Cubs sweep the Pirates, but lose to the Reds. Heyward is great, bullpen struggles again, and defensive issues continue. Montgomery is traded during the show, so we discuss our initial reactions. Enjoy and Go Cubs!!

Duration:00:41:36

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 202 - Guest: Jared Wyllys, Kimbrel Debuts, Injuries, Cubs Struggles, & More

6/30/2019
Jared Wyllys, from Sporting News and Forbes, joins us this week. We recap the series with the Braves and Reds. Kimbrel joins the Cubs! CarGo is let go. Hammels is injured. We break down the struggles of Montgomery, CF and 2B. We close the show with a review of the W Club and the LG Porch at Wrigley Field. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:57:23

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 201 - Hosts Only, Alzolay Has Arrived, Recaps, Braves Series Preview, & More

6/23/2019
Hosts only this week. We discuss the players struggling on offense for the Cubs. Alzolay has arrived. Cubs move to a 6 man rotation. Barnette called up. We preview the Atlanta series & More. Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on Apple Podcasts, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:40:31

Wrigleyville Nation Ep 200 - Guest: Bruce Miles, State of the Cubs, & Celebrating 200 Episodes

6/17/2019
Bruce Miles, from the Daily Herald, joins us this week. We talk about the Cubs struggles on the road, Darvish pitching great, and Kyle to the IL. We talk about bullpen options, and offensive surprises this year. We close the show talking about our favorite episodes over the years as we celebrate number 200! Enjoy and Go Cubs!! Listen on iTunes, GooglePlay, Spotify, or anywhere Podcasts are found.

Duration:00:50:42