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Derrek Lee Confirms that African American Cubs Players Received Racist Hate Mail

Derrek Lee Confirms that African American Cubs Players Received Racist Hate Mail

The Chicago Cubs fans as racist meme has been played, replayed, and played out. So I’m not trying to bait you into another (angry) discussion. Suffice it to say, it’s[Read More…]

by April 30, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 2 – April 29, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 2 – April 29, 2011

It’s ok to admit that, when Justin Upton launched a 450 foot two-run bomb off of Carlos Zambrano in the bottom of the first inning last night, you hung your[Read More…]

by April 30, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
What Do Lance Berkman and Carlos Pena Say About the Cardinals and Cubs Organizations?

What Do Lance Berkman and Carlos Pena Say About the Cardinals and Cubs Organizations?

Here’s something I posted about this morning on Facebook and Twitter (which reminds me, you should Like BN on Facebook and Follow BN on Twitter, or else you might miss[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 Analysis and Commentary

Depression Sets In and Other Depressing Bullets of Depression – April 29, 2011

Many readers may be under the impression that I’m a glass half full kind of Cubs fan – and I suppose that I am, about half the time. The other[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Diamondbacks 11 – April 28, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Diamondbacks 11 – April 28, 2011

You know the story. Ryan Dempster was not just normal-awful, he was ultramega-wow-something-must-be-wrong-awful. One third of an inning. One out. That’s all he gave the Cubs. It was the worst[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
Series Preview: Cubs v. Diamondbacks, April 28 – May 1, 2011

Series Preview: Cubs v. Diamondbacks, April 28 – May 1, 2011

After a rain-abbreviated (thank you!) two-game series against the Rockies, the Chicago Cubs head out West to play four in Arizona. The Diamondbacks are probably not a very good team,[Read More…]

by April 28, 2011 Series Previews
Should Starlin Castro Move to Second Base?

Should Starlin Castro Move to Second Base?

There was a time, no so long ago, that it was assumed Starlin Castro would end up at second base. Castro’s range has never been in question, but his mistakes[Read More…]

by April 28, 2011 Analysis and Commentary, Chicago Cubs News

Paul Sullivan Drops Some Knowledge and Other Bullets – April 28, 2011

If anywhere is going wake up the Chicago Cubs’ recently-slumbering bats (outside of Coors Field), it’s Chase Field (that’s where the Diamondbacks play, in case the ever-changing landscape of stadium[Read More…]

by April 28, 2011 Chicago Cubs News

No Enhanced Box Score: Rainout = Win

Today’s (not quite) rubber game against the Rockies was rained out, and will be made up… June 27! That, my friends, is a huge win in my book. Not only[Read More…]

by April 27, 2011 Chicago Cubs News

Matt Garza is the Best Pitcher in Baseball and Other Bullets – April 27, 2011

Casey Coleman and Jhoulys Chacin each, in their own way, will determine whether the Cubs can escape the Rockies series with one win, or whether they get swept away at[Read More…]

by April 27, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Does Mike Quade Read Bleacher Nation, Too?

Does Mike Quade Read Bleacher Nation, Too?

We already know (“know”) that Assistant Chicago Cubs GM Randy Bush reads Bleacher Nation, but does manager Mike Quade read it, too? After yesterday’s apparently controversial post about keeping Starlin[Read More…]

by April 27, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 4, Cubs 3 – April 26, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 4, Cubs 3 – April 26, 2011

I’m so freaking angry. I’m angry that the Cubs left seven guys on base (again). I’m angry that Marlon Byrd crapped the bed in the three-hole (again). I’m angry that[Read More…]

by April 27, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
Why Starlin Castro Should Remain in the Three Hole – For Now

Why Starlin Castro Should Remain in the Three Hole – For Now

Let’s be frank: Starlin Castro had a disastrous game last night. His miserable defensive second inning largely cost the Cubs the game, and he went 0-5 with four left on[Read More…]

by April 26, 2011 Analysis and Commentary

James Russell is the “Best” and Other Delusional Bullets – April 26, 2011

It seems like ages ago, but Starlin Castro made three errors in his Wrigley Field debut last year. Of course, they weren’t all in one inning. At least he didn’t[Read More…]

by April 26, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 5, Cubs 3 – April 25, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 5, Cubs 3 – April 25, 2011

Forecast: Doom. This was the winnable game in the series, and the Cubs did everything they needed to do to win it. Matt Garza pitched well. Kosuke Fukudome went 5-5(!)[Read More…]

by April 26, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
Series Preview: Rockies v. Cubs, April 25 – April 27, 2011

Series Preview: Rockies v. Cubs, April 25 – April 27, 2011

The Chicago Cubs’ consistently .500 streak is intact, but will be seriously threatened in this series. To maintain the streak, the Cubs have had to alternate series wins and series[Read More…]

by April 25, 2011 Series Previews

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