Hub Arkush (Pro Football Weekly/670 The Score), Patrick Finley (Chicago Sun-Times) and Jordan Bernfield join Pat Boyle on the panel. Mike Glennon heads back to Tampa. Will he have Jordan Howard in the backfield on Sunday?
The Cubs score 25 runs against the Mets in two games. Is the offense back or did they just beat up on a really bad team? Plus, NASCAR star Martin Truex, Jr. drops by the studio to preview Sunday’s big Tales of the Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.
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MLB will once again commemorate several holidays and special events during the 2018 season.
Monday, the league revealed the uniforms teams will don on Jackie Robinson Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, and during Memorial Day weekend and Independence Day weekend.
The Cubs' regular uniforms are great, of course, but their special event uniforms are solid as well. Take a look:
Not too shabby, eh? In addition to the special caps and jerseys, MLB teams will be rocking unique socks and patches for each occasion. A complete collection of the uniforms can be found here.
The MLB regular season is still 13 days away, but Willson Contreras is ready for the swings to count.
The Cubs catcher hit an absolute bomb of a homer Friday afternoon off White Sox pitcher Reynaldo Lopez, but it wasn't just a homer.
Contreras put an exclamation mark on the dinger (his third of the spring and the second this week) with an A+ bat flip:
I'm not sure what's more majestic: The 450-foot shot or the 45-foot bat-flip.
Either way, Contreras is ready for those 2018 NL MVP votes.