Not to use it as an excuse, but, damn, the Cubs are all kinds of injured. More news on Marlon Byrd’s recovery, Jeff Baker’s groin, and Randy Wells’ rehab start.
Archive for May, 2011
The James Russell Experiment goes 0-5, and yet, Tim Wakefield turns out just fine as a fill-in. Go figure.
Byrd has multiple facial fractures, and Berg will add depth to the bullpen in Matt Garza’s absence.
More on Matt Garza’s elbow, Marlon Byrd’s face, and Carlos Pena’s awesomeness. Oh, and stuff about the atrocity that is the Chicago Cubs’ rotation.
A comedy of errors by the *other* team?
Never lost consciousness, but did get a pretty serious gash on his face.
Enjoy your weekend, folks.
Cashner is seeing Dr. Lewis Yocum of Mark Prior fame. Gulp.
The Green Monster sustained significant damage off the Red Sox bats tonight. So did my heart.
Setting aside his relatively poor performance and apparent lack of desire, contract quirks make a deal unlikely.
Casey Coleman’s start, Starlin Castro’s idol, and Alfonso Soriano’s defense feature today in the bullets. Also: I’m pretty sure Randy Bush still reads Bleacher Nation.
Sweep! Two games, yes. But a sweep nonetheless! I didn’t mean for that to rhyme.
Twenty-six reasons – from A to Z – to fire Chicago Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry. May it pain you as much to read as it pained me to write.
Apparently Carlos Silva isn’t returning the Cubs’ calls.
Marlon Byrd’s homer, Tyler Colvin’s future, and the direction of the Chicago Cubs feature in today’s bullets. Also: poop.