The Cubs introduced their new general manager this week, Carter Hawkins. Cubs Weekly host Elise Menaker and Tony Andracki sum up the top takeaways from Hawkins' introductory press conference and explain how they think he fits in alongside Jed Hoyer in the front office.Plus, Menaker and Taylor McGregor detail their respective experiences doing in-game sideline reports throughout the 2021 season and all the challenges and changes that came with that role. Such topics include the impact of fans on the broadcasts, interacting with players for stories and the differences in this season compared to 2020.
The Cubs Weekly Podcast panel ties a bow on the 2021 season, handing out superlatives. Host Elise Menaker, Bruce Levine and Tony Andracki offer their takes for the best moment of 2021, the biggest surprise, the most impactful roster move and more.Then, the trio turns its attention to the offseason and makes bold predictions for how the winter may play out for the Cubs, the top takeaways from the MLB postseason and early picks for 2022 breakouts.
Cubs president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer has a laundry list of tasks he and his front office need to accomplish this season. Catch his interview with Cole Wright on the Cubs Weekly Podcast about the team's top priorities this winter and how Hoyer plans to attack the offseason.Plus, Wright chats with Tony Andracki and Andy Martinez as the trio runs down their wish list for the Cubs offseason and what areas the Cubs need to address first.
On the latest edition of the Cubs Weekly Podcast, Elise Menaker and Lance Brozdowski have a makeshift draft of what they believe are the top storylines of the Cubs 2021 Minor League season.Plus, Cubs pitcher Adbert Alzolay and his wife sat down with Taylor McGregor to talk about his family, his journey to the major leagues and more.
For the first time ever on Marquee Sports Network, Off the Mound with Ryan Dempster was recorded live to a rooftop audience overlooking Gallagher Way after the final home game of the 2021 season. Special guests for the live episode include Cubs players Frank Schwindel and Patrick Wisdom, musical guest Brendan Bayliss from Umphrey's McGee and former Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano.
On this episode of the Cubs Weekly Podcast, Tony Andracki and Andy Martinez run down the latest topics surrounding the team as the 2021 season comes to a close.From Patrick Wisdom's record-setting performance to what comes next for David Ross, the duo dissects each storyline. Plus, Alfonso Rivas' season-ending injury, Matt Duffy's potential place on the 2022 roster and a glimpse at what the pitching staff might look like down the road.
23s the Mic is the #1 Chicago Sports and Social Podcast! We give you all the best insight on the happenings of the NFL! On today's episode:(1:50): Bears-Bengals Recap, Justin Fields reaction(6:20): The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly(14:40): Week 1 Overreactions StumpedOffensive Player of the Week: Tom Brady Defensive Player of the Week: Roquan SmithFollow the show @23sthemic on Instagram for all of the latest updates, rankings, and picks for the week's games!
Host Cole Wright and Tony Andracki look to the future for the Cubs and how the team can turn their spoiler ways into a winning season in 2022. What should the Cubs do with Nico Hoerner for the rest of this year and over the winter? Where do youngsters like Alfonso Rivas, Adbert Alzolay, Justin Steele and Keegan Thompson fit into the 2022 picture?Plus, San Francisco Giants mental health advocate Drew Robinson stops by the pod to detail his experience throwing out the first pitch at Wrigley Field and how his incredible journey can help inspire today's athletes.Wright and Andracki also chat a little Bears and what they saw from Justin Fields in his NFL debut.
The Cubs have won 8 of 9 and are thoroughly enjoying their role as spoiler in September. Bruce Levine joins Tony Andracki and Andy Martinez on the Cubs Weekly Podcast to answer what the winning ways have taught us about this team and how the organization has navigated a strange time with David Ross' positive COVID test. Plus, the panel evaluates a slew of players and how they might fit on the Cubs roster in 2022 and beyond, including: Frank SchwindelPatrick WisdomRafael OrtegaAdrian SampsonAlec MillsMichael Hermosillo
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On the latest edition of the Cubs Weekly Podcast, Elise Menaker and Lance Brozdowski debut an exclusive interview with Ed Howard in Class A Myrtle Beach. They also reflect on a conversation Lance had with Howard's Mt. Carmel High School baseball coach, Brian Hurry, and reveal a special surprise Marquee put together for Howard's interview. But before those sit-downs, Menaker and Brozdowski chat about Owen Caissie, Christian Franklin, DJ Herz and Jordan Nwogu. They discuss Caissie's Canadian high school roots and his cerebral approach to his swing and Franklin's whirlwind last few months after being drafted in the 4th round by the Cubs this July. They also dig into Herz's heart-warming hometown start, his recent promotion to South Bend and Nwogu's relationship with Howard. Then, Coach Hurry's details what stands out about Howard's on and off-field talents and how big of an impact he's had on Mt. Carmel's baseball program. And Ed Howard chats about his acclimation to Class A from high school, how much the Cubs mean to the city of Chicago and the close circle of support he relies on for motivation.
Danny Parkins and Matt Spiegel were joined by wrestler CM Punk to discuss how Chicago has stood by his side, his return to pro wrestling with All Elite Wrestling (AEW) and his love of Chicago sports -- especially the Cubs and Blackhawks. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Longtime Tennessee Smokies play-by-play broadcaster Mick Gillispie joins the Cubs Weekly Podcast to chat with Tony Andracki and Lance Brozdowski about the organization's Double-A affiliate.Weaving in hilarious stories about Ryne Sandberg and Jody Davis, Gillispie explains what the last two years have been like down in the minor leagues and how some of the Cubs' top prospects have fared at the Double-A level. From Brennen Davis to Christopher Morel to Caleb Kilian to a slew of under-the-radar players to keep an eye on, Gillispie provides his firsthand account of the youngsters coming up through the farm system.
Friend of The Sister Project, Chicago's very own Brendan Greeley of The Steve Dahl Podcast sat down with Michelle and Lauren for a cozy convo. Hot Topics: Figs, The Chicago Cubs, and burritos. If you love Cozy Conversations with The Sister Project and would like to show your support for the content created, please visit Anchor.com (link in show notes) for more information. Thank you! Resource Links: @greedom10 The Steve Dahl Podcast Universal Yums @thesisterproj Anchor: Support Our Small Business --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/cozy-conversations/support
This week's edition of the Cubs Weekly Podcast is all about the future. We welcome in MLB Pipeline's senior writer Jim Callis to break down the organization's top prospects, including how Brailyn Marquez's injury affects his stock, when Brennen Davis might arrive at Wrigley Field and initial takeaways from the Cubs' trade deadline haul.Plus, news and notes on Reginald Preciado, Kohl Franklin, Alexander Canario, Caleb Kilian, Cristian Hernandez and which prospect the Cubs received at the deadline was most surprising.Tony Andracki and Lance Brozdowski also preview the Marquee Sports Network Top 20 Cubs prospect midseason list that is set to hit the digital sphere in the coming days.
Summertime is in the air, True Believers, and that means it's time to celebrate outdoor athletic activity!! This is the Uticast, Episode #320, and this week we are joined by new GFOP, and co-host of our upcoming as-yet-untitled sports-history podcast, Randal Bailey!!! On Tap This Week: Kevin and Sam start off with some quick thoughts about Touch-a-Truck @ Handshake City, backdoor pilots and wearing a tank-top in public!! Then, Sam sits down with new GFOP and Co-host of our upcoming as-yet-untitled sports-history podcast, Randal Bailey to discuss multi-city fandom, the all-consuming presence of the Chicago Bears and sports "not necessarily" running in the family!! Finally, the lads come together to debate Gerald Ford, Jerry Garcia and the greatest novels of all-time. Plus, 1991 Revisited!!! This is The Uticast and we're here to tell you a story. #JoinTheClub #MadeInUtica UTICAST.COM Apple Podcasts Spotify Stitcher Soundcloud Made In Utica Handshake.City
Unsanctioned Talk is HYPED to come back to the studio and we go right back into it talking the Bulls being BACK and the current state of the NBA. We also discuss survival and WWE, with the recent releases and name our biggest money match non-WWE.
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The 26 hours leading up to the 2021 MLB trade deadline will go down as one of the most emotional times in franchise history for the Cubs fanbase. From Anthony Rizzo to Javy Báez to Kris Bryant, Jed Hoyer had to make some difficult decisions to do what he believed was best for the organization to move into its next chapter.Tony Andracki and Andy Martinez break down all the trade deadline moves on the latest Cubs Weekly Podcast and sum up Hoyer's thoughts on the deals. They also analyze what's next for the Cubs over the final two months of 2021 and beyond.
ABC 7 Chicago Sports Anchor Dionne Miller joins the boys to talk about the future of the Chicago Cubs. @thechadgordon @cubsconfines @bearsbarroom @ryandlieber @dmillerabc7 www.theconfines.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/support
This edition of the Cubs Weekly Podcast is all about the next wave of talent in the organization.Cubs scouting director Dan Kantrovitz stopped by the pod to run down the team's haul in this week's MLB Draft and explained how the organization ramped up for the draft and how the Cubs evaluate amateur prospects.Marquee Sports Network's Tony Andracki and Lance Brozdowski also discuss a couple of pitching prospects already in the Cubs system: Ryan Jensen and Max Bain, who are currently developing in with Class-A South Bend.
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The Cubs ended their 11-game losing streak Wednesday night at Wrigley Field - could this be the start of a hot stretch for the team? The schedule is certainly in their favor. Tony Andracki and Andy Martinez dissect the win, put the 11-game losing streak into perspective and dive into the next few weeks that will dictate the future of the franchise. Is Jed Hoyer's mind already made up on what path his front office should take at the deadline? What has to happen for the Cubs to get back into the race and become buyers? If they do become sellers, who goes at the deadline? Plus, injury updates and what does the future hold for Jake Arrieta, Justin Steele and Keegan Thompson?
1st inning-The June Swoon 2nd inning-Why should they sell? 3rd inning-Why should they stay the course? 4th inning-Bullpen busted 5th inning-Time to say goodbye to Jake? 6th inning-Cubs All-Star Finalists 7th inning-Dionne Miller Int 8th inning-Best Ex-Cubs factor 9th inning-In honor of Bobby Bonilla day, what's the worst contract in Cubs history? @thechadgordon @cubsconfines @bearsbarroom @ryandlieber @dmillerabc7 www.theconfines.com --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/support
MLB.com reporter/researcher Sarah Langs joins the Cubs Weekly Podcast to chat with host Elise Menaker and Tony Andracki about the first half of the Cubs season.From a statistical dive into the team's performance to providing context for Kris Bryant's versatility to how the NL Central race will play out as the season moves on, Langs provides insight on the Cubs' first 81 games.The panel also discusses the top storylines in baseball so far this season, including Patrick Wisdom's incredible rookie year with the Cubs.
Cody from The Sky Is Falling Podcast joined the show to talk about what it's like being involved in the Cubs-White Sox rivalry. He grew up with St. Louis Cardinals fans who scarred his poor little 12-year-old brain. Aside from chirping at Cardinals fans on Twitter, Cody's hobbies include eating an entire jar of mayonnaise on a live stream because the Cubs swept the Dodgers. He also gives some insight as to what it's like working in the rich part of Chicago. Paying to go to the beach is a real thing. The show concluded with some real talk about podcasting and how to grow shows from the ground up with no marketing budget. Cody explained how he may do things to grow shows and even threw in a free tip that he got from a successful podcaster that he knows. Hint: he's dating Lauren DIY. Yes, the famous YouTuber who dated Alex Wasabi. Check out our extra episode about the conservatorship that has plagued Britney Spears' life. Follow Cody: twitter.com/CodyOnTap The Sky Is Falling Podcast: twitter.com/SkyIsFallingPod Owen (who is now verified): twitter.com/OWattersonSI Josh: twitter.com/OnTapJosh
The Cubs made history Thursday night in LA with the franchise's first combined no-hitter. Elise Menaker was on the ground in LA for all the festivities and joined the Cubs Weekly Podcast to discuss the momentous occasion with Andy Martinez and Tony Andracki. The panel breaks down the highlights from the combined no-no, including the relievers pitching without realizing what was going on, Willson Contreras' involvement and an interview with Craig Kimbrel right after the game. We also hear from Champ Pederson, Joc's older brother, on receiving his World Series ring before Thursday's game and what that moment meant to him. Plus, our panel zooms out on a difficult month of June for the Cubs and how the team has been able to stay afloat in the playoff race despite facing elite opponents and enduring grueling road trips.
"Sticky stuff" is a hot-button topic around Major League Baseball right now and we discussed the new rule changes on the latest Cubs Weekly Podcast with host Elise Menaker, Bruce Levine and Tony Andracki. The panel touches on how the foreign substance crackdown will affect the game and the Cubs while also breaking down the team's difficult June schedule, where Patrick Wisdom fits into the Cubs' future plans and more. Also, reliever Tommy Nance stops by for a conversation on his rookie season and how he's emerged as a force out of the Cubs bullpen.
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Nicky Two Strikes is out for the season and the White Sox fallen to the injury bug once again. Justin Fields looks good in mini camp, on the other side of town Colby White has successful surgery and it seems that he will be out for the first part of the season. Tune in to listen to all of the latest breaking Chicago Sports news.
Journalist and author Jashvina Shah discusses her journey covering hockey and her experience co-authoring Game Misconduct: Hockey's Toxic Culture and How to Fix it with Sun-Times journalist Evan Moore. The book is now available for preorder here: https://linktr.ee/gamemisconduct
The "next man up" mentality has been a huge key for the Cubs this season and that starts in Iowa. To get a glimpse into how the I-80 shuttle has become so frutiful for the organization, we talked to Iowa Cubs play-by-play broadcaster Alex Cohen and analyst/reporter Elise Menaker.Marquee Sports Network is airing 14 days of Iowa Cubs action this summer, including on back-to-back days this week on June 10-11.Menaker and Cohen break down the culture at Principal Park with Marty Pevey's club and explains how big-leaguers like Jason Heyward and Alec Mills have provided wisdom during rehab stints.Speaking of wisdom, Cohen also explains Patrick Wisdom's journey from Iowa Cubs Opening Day starter to National League Player of the Week.Plus, who are some other players to keep an eye on in Iowa that may impact the Chicago team down the road?
THE BOYS ARE BACK! After a little hiatus, the boys are backed with a PACKED episode with everything from sports to summer activities. Leading off, as always, is "Sinkers & Floaters" on the hot and not in the world this week. In the 2 hole is a MASSIVE "TCF Sports Minute" covering everything from Chicago Sports and beyond. Hitting 3rd is a big discussion on whether or not Nike is ruining pro sports with the insane amount of jerseys we've seen in the last few years. In the clean up spot is a quick "Over/Under" of summer activities. To wrap up the show is the "TCF Top 3" of summer drinks!
After a strong homestand and a sweep of the Padres, the Cubs have clearly sent a message to the rest of the National League that they are a force to be reckoned with.Ryan Dempster joins host Cole Wright and Tony Andracki to break down the Cubs' recent hot streak and how the team has changed the narrative after an 11-15 April. Dempster also shares what advice he gave to Anthony Rizzo that still resonates today and recounts an amazing Vince Vaughn story.Plus, a chat with Cubs pitcher Tommy Nance and his father, Mark, who is afflicted with ALS. June 2 was the inaugural Lou Gehrig Day around Major League Baseball to raise awareness and funding for ALS and those families living with the disease.
On the latest edition of the Cubs Weekly Podcast, Iowa Cubs pitching coach Ron Villone stops by for a chat on the young arms in the organization and how they each forged a path to the big leagues. Villone discusses his time with Adbert Alzolay, Justin Steele, Tommy Nance and others and provides a unique lens to view the Cubs' young pitchers. Plus, Tony Andracki and Andy Martinez break down all the injuries for the Cubs and what it means for the team moving forward as they wrap up a really successful month of May.
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Doug Glanville stops by the Cubs Weekly Podcast to chat with host Cole Wright and Tony Andracki about a couple of buzz topics surrounding Major League Baseball lately - unwritten rules and analytics.Glanville hosts Class is in Session on Marquee Sports Network and explains what stood out to him most from a recent episode revolving around analytics and their role in today's game. He also explains why Kris Bryant's versatility cannot be measured on paper and the trio discuss how the Cubs have turned around their offense in part by going against some analytics.Plus, an open conversation about the White Sox unwritten rules controversy and an interview with the Cubs new PA announcer Jeremiah Paprocki.
What do we live for? Were we bullied? Do you trust me? Politics? Trump? Biden? Chicago Sports? Vibrators? Caught Masturbating? Some of the many things me & my great friend Rich Ray talk about in this very interesting episode of Be UniQue!Support the show (http://paypal.me/LucasHemenway)