Chicago Cubs News

A (Not Necessarily) Definitive List of the Seven Most Underrated Baseball Movies of All Time

Not too long ago, Craig Calcaterra of NBC Sports wrote an article blasting the movie Field of Dreams. Calcaterra said he felt the movie was terrible bordering on insulting. Not surprisingly, this take provoked quite a reaction on social media as people rose to defend the movie. Whatever your opinion …

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The Neuroscience Behind Cubs’ Mindfulness and Mental Skills Initiatives

Among the myriad storylines that have come up over the last few years, no Cubs-related topic has captured my attention more than neuroscience and mental health. If you’re a Cubs fan, you’ve been exposed to mindfulness-based strategies over the last two years. Mindfulness attempts to improve self-regulation through meditation, yoga, …

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The Rundown: Maddon Talks Top and Bottom of Lineup, Youth Movement Still Moving, Cubs Tix on Sale

With a team golf outing in the afternoon taking precedence, action was light at Sloan Park Thursday morning. Joe Maddon did provide a little grist for the debate mill, however, proclaiming Kyle Schwarber the “frontrunner” to bat at the front of the order. He also discussed batting a Jon Jay/Albert …

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