Author: Austin Bloomberg

Austin is the Lead Cubs Writer for The Loop Sports. He's a lifelong baseball junkie (due to his father) and as a former college pitcher has a particular affinity for the art of pitching. Austin loves to commute in Chicago on his bicycle, and enjoys camping and canoeing as often as possible. He attained his master's degree in Social Justice and Community Development from Loyola University Chicago in 2014.
Cubs Game Story

Lester Dominates in the Rain as Cubs Drown Reds 8-1

Avoiding the rain, already an accomplishment, the Chicago Cubs rode a Jon Lester gem to an 8-1 victory over the Reds Friday night.