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    Cubs Game Notes For Wednesday vs. Cincinnati

    * The Cincinnati Reds have won 61 games against the Chicago Cubs since 2010, tied for the second-most wins by any team against a single opponent in that span. The Braves lead MLB with 63 wins over the Marlins in that span. * There is a noticeable age gap between the position players on these teams. The average age of position player on teh active roster for the  Cubs is   28 Yrs 26 Days – 3rd Youngest in MLB, for […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Tuesday @ Cleveland

    * Cleveland was swept by Detroit at home over the weekend allowing 25 runs on 43 hits in the three games. It was the most hits allowed in a three-game series by the Indians since May of 2012 at Chicago – AL (43). * Chicago took two of three games from Minnesota in their first home series of the season. The White Sox have hit four home runs in their last two games after just two home runs in their […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Monday vs. Cincinnati

    * Cincinnati has won the season series with the Cubs each of the past five seasons (2010-14), going 60-28 against them over that span. The Reds were swept in their last trip to Wrigley Field, however (Sept. 15-17), scoring one run combined in the three losses. * The Reds opened the season 4-0 but lost back-to-back games to the Cardinals on Saturday and Sunday. Cincinnati is tied for third in the majors with nine home runs but is batting just […]

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    Bulls Game Notes For Monday @ Brooklyn

    * Chicago has won six of its last eight games against Brooklyn, including wins in three of Bulls’ last four trips to Barclays Center. * The Bulls are coming off back-to-back wins and are now 31-18 with Derrick Rose in the starting lineup. Chicago split the 20 games that Rose missed most recently due to a meniscus injury. * Brooklyn currently sits in the eighth and final playoff spot in the East and currently holds the tie-breaker against Indiana (better […]

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    Bulls Game Notes For Saturday vs. Philadelphia

    * The Bulls are 2-0 against the 76ers this season, with both games having been played in Philadelphia. Chicago has won its last five home games in this series. * The 76ers need to win two more games to avoid recording back-to-back seasons with fewer than 20 victories for the first time in franchise history. But they enter this contest having lost their last seven games. * Chicago trailed Miami by 19 at the half of Thursday’s game, but outscored […]

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    Cubs Game Notes For Friday @ Colorado

    * The Cubs have recorded just seven hits over their first two games, their fewest through the first two games of the season since 1966 (7). * Current Cub and former Rockie Dexter Fowler is the all-time leader in triples at Coors Field (33, tied with Neifi Perez). * Colorado has won its last six home games dating back to last season, the longest active home win streak in MLB. * Carlos Gonzalez has a career slugging percentage of .709 […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Friday vs. Minnesota

    * Minnesota is 25-20 against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field since the beginning of the 2010 season, the Twins’ most road wins versus any opponent over that time frame. * Kurt Suzuki is hitting .323 against the White Sox throughout his career, the third-highest average among active catchers (minimum 100 PA; based on primary career position). * Tommy Milone is 10-3 with a 2.65 ERA in 24 career appearances (23 starts) against AL Central opponents. AL Central opponents […]

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    Blackhawks Game Notes For Thursday @ St. Louis

    * Chicago dropped a 2-1 home decision to Minnesota on Tuesday night, losing its second straight game by the identical score (lost 2-1 to St. Louis on Sunday). The Blackhawks haven’t score one or fewer goals in three consecutive games in over three years (since February 23-26, 2012). * St. Louis was blanked, 1-0, at home by the Jets on Tuesday night, snapping its three-game winning streak in the process. The Blues have allowed one or fewer markers 26 times […]

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    Bulls Game Notes For Thursday @ Orlando

    * The Bulls have won each of their last eight road games against the Magic – the second-longest active road win streak in the NBA against one opponent (Mavericks, nine straight road wins vs. Magic). * In their 99-94 loss in Cleveland on Sunday, the Bulls allowed the Cavaliers to make 16 three-pointers – tied for the most allowed by Chicago since Phoenix hit 17 three-pointers against them on February 4, 2006. * The Magic, who have won back-to-back games, […]

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    White Sox Game Notes For Wednesday @ Kansas City

    *Between 2001 and ’10, the ChiSox won or tied the season series against the Royals each year. From 2011 through ’14, they lost that season series each year. *Since 2011, Alex Gordon has totaled 117 hits in April, tied for sixth most in MLB. His 32 doubles in April in that span is tied for tops the majors (Adrian Gonzalez). Salvador Perez was a workhorse behind the plate for the Royals in 2014 (tops among MLB catchers with 1,248+ innings […]

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