October 2010

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If You Are a Cub, and a Catcher, You Like Marijuana

If You Are a Cub, and a Catcher, You Like Marijuana

According to multiple reports, Chicago Cubs bullpen catcher Corey Miller was picked up for possession of pot (8.4 pounds of it, to be exact) earlier in the week. He’s, yes, in trouble. You’ll recall that last year, Geovany Soto got in some trouble for indulging in the ganja. My guess? Koyie Hill is stoned right […]

More Roster Management: Cubs Drop Adduci from 40-man, Add Chirinos

More Roster Management: Cubs Drop Adduci from 40-man, Add Chirinos

Today the Chicago Cubs outrighted outfielder James Adduci to AAA Iowa, removing him from the team’s 40-man roster. In his place, the team added catcher Robinson Chirinos. Adduci, 25, didn’t do much this year in Iowa, and no longer merited the 40-man spot he held. Chirinos, on the other hand, tore up the minors this […]