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Archive for February, 2010

Ryan Dempster and His Daughter Are Doing Much Better This Year

Ryan Dempster and His Daughter Are Doing Much Better This Year

Last year, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Ryan Dempster welcomed a daughter into the world. Riley Dempster was a light in his life and an obvious blessing, but she suffered from[Read More…]

by February 11, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
The Butt of a Joke

The Butt of a Joke

The Maple Street Press puts out a Cubs Annual every year, and 2010 is no different. Well, maybe it’s a little different. Oh Derrek Lee. Why couldn’t you have been[Read More…]

by February 10, 2010 Cubs Humor
Could Ted Lilly Be Back Sooner Than Expected?

Could Ted Lilly Be Back Sooner Than Expected?

Started two months ago, all we’ve heard about Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Ted Lilly is that he won’t be ready to go until May, at the earliest. Lilly had shoulder[Read More…]

by February 10, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Jim Hendry Apparently Comfortable with Arbitration for Ryan Theriot

Jim Hendry Apparently Comfortable with Arbitration for Ryan Theriot

Although it has been an informal policy of the Chicago Cubs not to take players to arbitration – something they haven’t done in 17 years – every day it seems[Read More…]

by February 10, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
The Other Cactus League Teams Are Seriously Pissed About the Cubs Tax

The Other Cactus League Teams Are Seriously Pissed About the Cubs Tax

In order to construct a new stadium and new facilities for the Chicago Cubs, to keep the team’s Spring Training in Arizona, the city of Mesa has reached out to[Read More…]

by February 10, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Still Looking at Relievers, but Probably Not Kiko Calero

Cubs Still Looking at Relievers, but Probably Not Kiko Calero

Although Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry has gone back and forth on whether or not the Cubs are done making moves this offseason, he waivers the most when asked[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Chicago Cubs Single Game Tickets Go on Sale on February 19

Chicago Cubs Single Game Tickets Go on Sale on February 19

Clear your schedules, and get your clicking finger prepped: single game tickets for the Chicago Cubs are going on sale in just ten days on February 19. Some details from┬ácubs.com[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Lou Piniella Hearts Mark McGwire?

Lou Piniella Hearts Mark McGwire?

Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella is duty-bound to hate all things St. Louis Cardinals, but given his amicable relationship with Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa, it’s clear that Piniella doesn’t take[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Garfield Minus Garfield Plus Theriot

Garfield Minus Garfield Plus Theriot

In honor of the Chicago Cubs and Ryan Theriot getting ready to square off in arbitration, we offer a very special Garfield Minus Garfield Plus. Jon is as confused and[Read More…]

by February 8, 2010 Cubs Humor
Jerry Reinsdorf and the Mayor of Mesa Are Probably Not Friends

Jerry Reinsdorf and the Mayor of Mesa Are Probably Not Friends

Jerry Reinsdorf, the owner of the Chicago White Sox, recently voiced his opposition to a decision being made by the state legislature in Arizona to help fund the Chicago Cubs’[Read More…]

by February 8, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Is Tom Ricketts Laying the Foundation for Jim Hendry’s Dismissal?

Is Tom Ricketts Laying the Foundation for Jim Hendry’s Dismissal?

One of the most heavily debated topics in the Chicago Cubs’ space for the last two years is how effective general manager Jim Hendry has been. I will not go[Read More…]

by February 8, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Carlos Zambrano is in Shape, and in Arizona

Carlos Zambrano is in Shape, and in Arizona

Pitchers and catchers report to Mesa, Arizona in 10 days, but that doesn’t stop them from showing up early if they’re so inclined. And Carlos Zambrano is so inclined. And[Read More…]

by February 7, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Remember Joel Guzman?

Remember Joel Guzman?

There was a time when a kid named Joel Guzman was basically the top infield prospect in all of baseball. He was 19, 20 years old, and he had the[Read More…]

A Wrench in the Cubs’ Spring Training Plans

A Wrench in the Cubs’ Spring Training Plans

After an offseason of back and forth, the Chicago Cubs decided two weeks ago to stay in Mesa, Arizona for Spring Training for the foreseeable future. As part of that[Read More…]

by February 6, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
How About Tony LaRussa for Cubs Manager?

How About Tony LaRussa for Cubs Manager?

With Tony LaRussa coming up for free agency soon, and Lou Piniella wavering between retirement and returning in 2011, maybe the Chicago Cubs will consider LaRussa for their next manager[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
The Bad News? No Orlando Hudson. The Good News? No Adam Kennedy.

The Bad News? No Orlando Hudson. The Good News? No Adam Kennedy.

The Chicago Cubs were never really into Orlando Hudson, despite his ability at the top of the order and the fact that he plays the one position that the Cubs[Read More…]

by February 5, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors

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