For the balance of Aramis Ramirez’s absence, it appears Mike Fontenot will be the Chicago Cubs’ primary third baseman. “I think what you’re seeing is the way we’ll go,” manager[Read More…]
Archive for May, 2009
That was the first game in a long time where it felt like the Cubs were going to win from the word go.
Without getting into complicated finance stuff (that I don’t fully understand), the gist is that this past week, lending institutions got a whole lot less likely to be happy about[Read More…]
Turnabout is fair play, eh Dodgers? Beating Billingsley is a serious accomplishment. Series is tied 1-1, and a split would be juuuust fine with me.
Major League Baseball suspended Carlos Zambrano for six games for his outburst on Wednesday, culminating in a street beating of the dugout Gatorade machine. Zambrano does not plan to appeal[Read More…]
The good news is that Rich Harden’s shoulder seems to be holding up despite a pre-existing tear. The bad news is that the seemingly manufactured back injury is actually real.[Read More…]
Well, the offensive woes are somewhat back. Lots of baserunners, just one run. Frustrating to be that close in the 8th and 9th innings and come up short. Totally wasted[Read More…]
The Chicago Cubs now host a four-game tilt against the best team in the National League, the Los Angeles Dodgers. Time to see if the Cubs really are turning things[Read More…]
Yeah, so Carlos Zambrano went ape nuts yesterday when a call at the plate didn’t go his way, and he’s probably going to face a little suspension. Quick, how many[Read More…]
Awww yeeeah. Two wins in a row. How recently did that seem absolutely impossible?
Not only has Jake Fox been called up from Iowa and Neil Cotts been sent down to AAA, but the Cubs did a whole lot more. Jake Fox, who is[Read More…]