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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by squirrel » Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:26 pm

Deleted-Wrong Thread :lol:
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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by tombs14 » Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:50 pm

squirrel wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:26 pm
As anticipated, Fox enjoyed the largest average quarterfinal audience in history, including 2002 when the US played Germany (although those games were in East Asia and in the very early morning hours).

Quarterfinal Saturday viewership for the past 4 cycles:

2006: 4.49M (ABC/ESPN)
2010: 4.982M (ABC)
2014: 4.931M (ABC/ESPN)
2018: 5.664M (FOX)

The Croatia-Russia quarterfinal hit 6.317M, making it the single most-watched quarterfinal match in either English or Spanish going back to at least 1990 (the first time a US-based English-language broadcaster carried the tournament). That number includes the 2002 quarterfinal between the US and Germany which only drew 5.335M on ESPN, but a combined 6.587M with Univision.
Wrong thread Squire. ;)

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by squirrel » Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:28 pm

tombs14 wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:50 pm

Wrong thread Squire. ;)
:shock: :lol:

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by pndbaseball12 » Mon Jul 09, 2018 9:39 pm

JMM28 wrote:
Sun Jul 08, 2018 5:17 pm
deejay wrote:
Sun Jul 08, 2018 3:03 pm
Apparently AA didn’t know Billy Hamilton was the base runner. What a lackadaisical play that cost is a run. After yesterday’s comeback win, we haven’t really come out with a lot of intensity today.
the team just went 7-1 on a homestand. It’s ok to actually enjoy games.
Also have an almost identical record at this point in the season to the 2016 team...
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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by deejay » Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:48 pm

We are 0-7 with RISP and have left 10 on base through 6 innings against Giants.
go cubs go!

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by squirrel » Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:52 pm

Examining Schwarber's defensive improvement:
https://www.mlb.com/cubs/news/cubs-kyle ... -285126178
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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by quince » Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:16 pm

squirrel wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:26 pm
Deleted-Wrong Thread :lol:
Like I said. Stick to soccer.

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by deejay » Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:26 pm

Should Rizzo be batting third? Joe seems reluctant to move him down in the lineup, but he is absolutely doing zero good batting where he is now. .235 batting third in the lineup just doesn’t add up to me and he just looks like he is lost at the plate.
go cubs go!

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by Redbird CC Fan » Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:04 am

deejay wrote:
Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:26 pm
Should Rizzo be batting third? Joe seems reluctant to move him down in the lineup, but he is absolutely doing zero good batting where he is now. .235 batting third in the lineup just doesn’t add up to me and he just looks like he is lost at the plate.
Didn't he hit 4th yesterday with Bryant back?
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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by Mike Radigan » Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:30 pm

Redbird CC Fan wrote:
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:04 am
deejay wrote:
Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:26 pm
Should Rizzo be batting third? Joe seems reluctant to move him down in the lineup, but he is absolutely doing zero good batting where he is now. .235 batting third in the lineup just doesn’t add up to me and he just looks like he is lost at the plate.
Didn't he hit 4th yesterday with Bryant back?
Slated to leadoff tonight.

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by Mike Radigan » Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:14 pm

Milwaukee loses which moves Chicago to within one percentage point of first. If the Cubs win tonight they will move in front of the Brewers by three percentage points.

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by squirrel » Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:52 am

The First Place Chicago Cubs!
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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by squirrel » Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:21 pm

Brew Crew have now lost 4 in a row after losing game one of their doubleheader with the Pirates today.
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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by Mike Radigan » Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:42 pm

Huge game for the Cubs tonight. In his last outing Hendricks looked like his old self. Can he do it back to back?

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by Mike Radigan » Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:24 pm

Brewers drop both ends of their doubleheader.

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Re: Chicago Cubs 2018

Post by Mike Radigan » Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:08 am

Mike Radigan wrote:
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:42 pm
Huge game for the Cubs tonight. In his last outing Hendricks looked like his old self. Can he do it back to back?
No he can’t, but the Cubs do win.

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