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Archive for January, 2011

Lukewarm Stove: Plenty of Interest in Tom Gorzelanny

Lukewarm Stove: Plenty of Interest in Tom Gorzelanny

The starting pitching glut continues to threaten Tom Gorzelanny’s existence as a Chicago Cub, and, indeed, the Cubs are hearing from a number of teams about the lefty. The Washington[Read More…]

by January 17, 2011 Chicago Cubs Rumors

2011 Cubs Convention Notes So Far

A quick rundown of a few newsworthy tidbits from this weekend’s Cubs Convention (larger news items will get a stand-alone article – like Carlos Silva suggesting he will definitely win[Read More…]

by January 16, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Cardinals Prepare to Test the Limits of Their Voodoo Magic

Cardinals Prepare to Test the Limits of Their Voodoo Magic

We all know that the St. Louis Cardinals endeavored deep into the darkness of the Caribbean only to emerge after learning the secrets of the undead, the unholy, and the[Read More…]

by January 15, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors

Cubs Sign Geovany Soto to $3 Million Deal

The Chicago Cubs have avoided arbitration with one of their tougher signs, taking care of catcher Geovany Soto for $3 million – basically in the ballpark of what he was[Read More…]

by January 15, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Even Randy Wells Has Bought into the “Randy Wells Was Terrible in 2010″ Story

Even Randy Wells Has Bought into the “Randy Wells Was Terrible in 2010″ Story

As extensively analyzed last week, Randy Wells was probably not quite as bad last year as it initially appeared. He was a little less lucky, a little less precise, and[Read More…]

by January 14, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Tom Gorzelanny is Available

Lukewarm Stove: Tom Gorzelanny is Available

As mentioned yesterday, the Chicago Cubs face a starting pitcher crunch. With no fewer than five guys for two back-end rotation spots, something’s got to give. And at a Cubs[Read More…]

by January 13, 2011 Chicago Cubs Rumors

New Cub Fernando Perez is Not Happy With Me, And He’s Probably Right

Sometimes the anonymity of the Internet creates a false sense of importance. Unfortunately for me, it also creates a false sense of unimportance. As some of you know, I occasionally[Read More…]

by January 12, 2011 Cublogoverse

Cubs Avoid Arbitration with Koyie Hill, Sign Reed Johnson to Minor League Deal

Today the Chicago Cubs made a couple of minor moves. First, they avoided arbitration with back-up catcher Koyie Hill, signing him to a one-year, $850k contract. That’s right: Hill received[Read More…]

by January 12, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Rotation, Ins and Outs

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Rotation, Ins and Outs

As expected, the addition of Matt Garza has thrown the expected Chicago Cubs’ rotation into a bit of a tizzy. We know that the front three will be some combination[Read More…]

by January 12, 2011 Chicago Cubs Rumors

2011 Cubs Convention Lineup: Includes Matt Garza and Carlos Pena

New Cubs Matt Garza and Carlos Pena, and recently-returned Cub Kerry Wood, will be at this weekend’s Cubs Convention, together with a number of other Cubs stars. And, of course,[Read More…]

by January 12, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
The Cubs Sent Chris Archer to the Rays Because of the Texas Rangers

The Cubs Sent Chris Archer to the Rays Because of the Texas Rangers

Some more details on how the Matt Garza trade played out, and why it came to fruition when it did. It sounds like it wasn’t the Cubs turning up the[Read More…]

by January 11, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors

Chicago Cubs Get Creative With Ticket Packages

If you wanted to buy a bundle of tickets to Chicago Cubs games this year, but don’t have season tickets, and don’t want to go a la carte, you can[Read More…]

by January 11, 2011 Chicago Cubs News

Max Ramirez is a Chicago Cub

This weekend the Chicago Cubs lost a catching prospect (Robinson Chirinos), and today they claimed one off waivers from the Red Sox. Max Ramirez, 26, actually isn’t much of a[Read More…]

by January 10, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
What the Matt Garza Trade Means for the Chicago Cubs

What the Matt Garza Trade Means for the Chicago Cubs

As you no doubt know by now, this weekend the Chicago Cubs finalized a trade that sent prospects Chris Archer, Hak-Ju Lee, Brandon Guyer, Robinson Chirinos and (non-prospect) Sam Fuld[Read More…]

by January 10, 2011 Analysis and Commentary, Chicago Cubs News
Jim Hendry and Matt Garza in Quotes

Jim Hendry and Matt Garza in Quotes

Chicago Cubs GM Jim Hendry and new Cub Matt Garza spoke to the media this weekend about the pitcher’s acquisition, and about his future with the Cubs – both immediate[Read More…]

by January 10, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Blackout Cubbetry: Matt Garza is a Chicago Cub

Blackout Cubbetry: Matt Garza is a Chicago Cub

by January 9, 2011 Chicago Cubs News, Cubs Humor

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