Sep 20, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs left fielder Chris Coghlan (8) hits a home run in the first inning of a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports


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Jacob R Misener, editor

After spending two-plus years writing for the site, Jacob was named editor of Cubbies Crib in August 2013. He also works as the managing editor of a daily newspaper in central Illinois. He is a graduate of Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill., class of 2013. During that time, he also worked as a broadcaster in Minor League Baseball.

Brandon Cain, editor

Brandon Cain joined the FanSided Sports Network in May 2013 and after two months as a staff writer for Cubbies Crib he was named the editor. ([email protected])

Nicholas D. Blazek, Senior Staff Writer

I grew up in Michigan right across the lake from Chicago. Michigan was my address, Chicago is where my sports heart lives. Now residing in Charlotte, NC, I still bleed Cubbie Blue and love being a member of the Crib.

David Miniel, Staff Writer

Born and raised in Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois. Die hard sports and WWE fan. Teams include Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Lakers. Currently a News Desk writer for FanSided and Minor League Correspondent for Cubbies Crib.

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