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Tom Gorzelanny Not Happy About Possibility of Bullpen Move

Tom Gorzelanny Not Happy About Possibility of Bullpen Move

Unsurprisingly, none of the Chicago Cubs’ current starting pitchers wants to leave the rotation in favor of the bullpen. But of course, the current predicament is a problem of the[Read More…]

by May 27, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Ryan Theriot is a Swinger

Ryan Theriot is a Swinger

Part-time leadoff hitter Ryan Theriot hasn’t been getting on base a whole lot lately, resulting in increasing lead-off appearances for Kosuke Fukudome. So what’s Theriot’s problem? He’s not walking. At[Read More…]

by May 27, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Andrew Cashner to the Iowa Bullpen

Andrew Cashner to the Iowa Bullpen

Surprising news out of AAA Iowa today, as top pitching prospect Andrew Cashner – he of the sub-1.00 ERA as a starter at Iowa – is being moved to the[Read More…]

Carlos Zambrano Available Out of the Pen

Carlos Zambrano Available Out of the Pen

Though Carlos Zambrano is being moved back to the Chicago Cubs’ rotation, he’ll be available out of the bullpen until at least this Saturday – the second game of a[Read More…]

by May 27, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Dodgers 8, Cubs 5 – May 26, 2010

Enhanced Box Score: Dodgers 8, Cubs 5 – May 26, 2010

Tom Gorzelanny came into the game with the best ERA in the Cubs’ rotation by a healthy margin. Not so much anymore. Also, anyone else noticing the shine starting to[Read More…]

by May 27, 2010 Enhanced Box Scores
Did Zambrano Fail in the Bullpen on Purpose?

Did Zambrano Fail in the Bullpen on Purpose?

On the conspiratorial spectrum, I probably fall on the side that tends to think if something looks suspicious, there’s a reason for it. But even I never suspected what Gordon Wittenmyer[Read More…]

by May 26, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Carlos Zambrano Set to Return to Rotation Next Week

Carlos Zambrano Set to Return to Rotation Next Week

Chicago Cubs starter Carlos Zambrano will come home next week – on the road. When the Cubs face the Pittsburgh Pirates, Zambrano will be one of their starting pitchers. The[Read More…]

by May 26, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Dodgers 0, Cubs 3 – May 25, 2010

Enhanced Box Score: Dodgers 0, Cubs 3 – May 25, 2010

Derrek Lee and Ryan Dempster. They did it all. But like the Highlander, there can be only one enhancement…

by May 26, 2010 Enhanced Box Scores
Series Preview: Dodgers v. Cubs, May 25 – May 27, 2010

Series Preview: Dodgers v. Cubs, May 25 – May 27, 2010

It’s series preview time again as the Chicago Cubs welcome the Los Angeles Dodgers to Wrigley. The Dodgers are basically the hottest team in baseball. So that’s cool. A refresher[Read More…]

by May 25, 2010 Series Previews
Albert Pujols Needs a Hug

Albert Pujols Needs a Hug

Albert Pujols is the best hitter in baseball. Swallow the bile, and admit it with me. You’ll be better for it. But even Pujols is not immune to struggles. Of[Read More…]

by May 25, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Zambrano Simulates Game, We Simulate Excitement

Zambrano Simulates Game, We Simulate Excitement

Chicago Cubs reliever starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano is being stretched out for a return to the rotation, having thrown a simulated game yesterday. Zambrano threw 73 pitches Monday in a[Read More…]

by May 25, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
If You’re Looking for a Chicago Cubs Message Board

If You’re Looking for a Chicago Cubs Message Board

The Cublogoverse is loaded with quality sites – including quality message boards. But I thought I’d take the opportunity to suggest checking out the best Chicago Cubs message board out[Read More…]

by May 24, 2010 Cublogoverse
Movie Poster Fun: Derrek Lee and Mike Fontenot

Movie Poster Fun: Derrek Lee and Mike Fontenot

Here’s a little off-day fun involving the Chicago Cubs’ large first baseman and diminutive bench player.

by May 24, 2010 Cubs Humor
God’s Wrath Watch: Aramis Ramirez Out a Few Days with Thumb Injury

God’s Wrath Watch: Aramis Ramirez Out a Few Days with Thumb Injury

At this point, you could almost call this mercy. Chicago Cubs third baseman Aramis Ramirez has been dealing with a bruise of his left thumb, though he claims it is[Read More…]

by May 24, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Bobby Howry is a Leader, If Not a Pitcher

Bobby Howry is a Leader, If Not a Pitcher

In a surprising move, to say the least, the Chicago Cubs welcomed Arizona Diamondback cast-off Bobby Howry into the fold this weekend – directly into the fold. He’s a member[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Rangers 4 – May 23, 2010

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Rangers 4 – May 23, 2010

Another 5-4 win over the Rangers, and with it, the Cubs take two of three from a very good Texas team. Carlos Silva is now 6-0, which is approximately 10[Read More…]

by May 24, 2010 Enhanced Box Scores

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