We finally got to see Kris Bryant play and just when it seemed the fun was over, the Cubs called up Addison Russell too, weeks before expected. Dan and John analyze the first week performances of both mega-prospects and look at some looming problems in both the Cubs' bullpen and starting rotation. For the Cardinals, it was a smooth start to the season, albeit with less excitement than in Chicago.
Hosts Dan and John talk about the co-leaders of the NL Central, the Cubs and the Cardinals, predict which train to Chicago Kris Bryant is on, and analyze whether his arrival will shake up the National League.
The Cubs and Cards open the season at Wrigley on national television with Dan and John in attendance. The baseball was good but the stadium was lacking some rather vital services, such as sufficient restrooms. The hosts evaluate the baseball and season-opening ambiance.
Political consultants by day Dan Curry and John Pearman love baseball. Dan is a lifelong Cardinals' fan living in the Chicago area and John is a lifelong Cubs' living in St. Louis. This is their first Cubs Cards Cast as the 2015 season approaches within a few days. They talk about their respective teams' off-seasons and give their predictions for the upcoming season.