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Cubs Weekly Recap: April 8 Through April 14

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Though they could have gone 4-2 this week, the Cubs instead went 2-4 after the bullpen struggled mightily.

Cubs Weekly Recap: April 1 - April 7

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After a good start in Pittsburgh, the Cubs were swept by the Braves.

Statistical Profile: Cubs Starter Edwin Jackson

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A look at the numbers behind tonight's Cubs starting pitcher.

Sabermetrics 101: Position Player WAR (Part II)

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Recently, we have looked at two offensive statistics that evaluate a player's overall offensive contribution, wOBA and wRC+. We will now attempt to evaluate a player's entire contribution with Wins...

Sabermetrics 101: Position Player WAR (Part I)

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Recently, we have looked at two offensive statistics that evaluate a player's overall offensive contribution, wOBA and wRC+. We will now attempt to evaluate a player's entire contribution with Wins...

Introducing Scott Feldman

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A statistical look at the newest Cubs righthander, Scott Feldman.

Introducing Scott Baker

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A look at the newest Cub -- Scott Baker -- and what we can expect from him in 2013.

Sabermetrics 101: ISO

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In the third installment of our Sabermetrics 101 series we explore Isolated Power (ISO).

Sabermetrics 101: wRC and wRC+

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In the second installment of our Sabermetrics 101 series we explore wRC and wRC+.

Sabermetrics 101: wOBA

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The first installment of Sabermetrics 101, an off-season series in which we will cover the basics of advanced statistics. In this post, we explore wOBA -- Weighted On-Base Average.

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