There are only eight weeks left in the baseball season. The Cardinals, Pirates, and Cubs all would be in the postseason if it started today. The NL Central has been very impressive in 2015, as the Cardinals, Pirates, and Cubs having the three best records in the National League. Entering play of Sunday, the Cardinals […]

The Cincinnati Reds (63-68) will begin a three game series against the Chicago Cubs (58-72) on Tuesday night at Great American Ballpark. The Reds have dominated the Cubs of late. The Reds are 9-4 against the Cubs in 2014, and are 58-24 against the Cubs since 2010. As an interesting side note, the Reds are 1031-1029 […]

NL Central Power Rankings Week 12 *please note: all stats outside of team records only include games played through 6/21/14. 1. Milwaukee Brewers (last week 2): 47-30, 1st Place, 351 RS, 314 RA (+37) Every time it looks like the Brewers are coming back down to Earth, they go another one of their patented winning streaks. […]

NL Central Power Rankings Week 5 *please note: all stats outside of team records only include games played through 5/3/14. 1. Milwaukee Brewers (last week 1): 20-11, 1st Place, 124 RS, 113 RA (+11) “The Brewers finished the month of April with baseball’s best record, 20-8, and for the first time in six years, a team […]

Welcome to the second week of Central Intelligence, the column of the happenings around the NL Central (published each Monday morning).  Last week, I gave you a preview of each team. This week, we will roll out the preseason NL Central power rankings, I’ll give you my predictions, the All-NL Central preseason team, and the […]