Marlon Byrd’s homer, Tyler Colvin’s future, and the direction of the Chicago Cubs feature in today’s bullets. Also: poop.
Archive for May, 2011
A come from behind (after blowing the lead) kind of win might just be the thing this team needed. Ah, who am I kidding? They just needed a win.
Hopefully the Chicago Cubs take some time to lay out, enjoy the beach, and hit the night clubs. Heaven knows they won’t be playing any baseball.
Perhaps Mike Quade should start requiring TPS reports before every at bat with runners on base. Notes on Randy Wells’ rehab, Tony Campana’s legend, and Jim Hendry’s coded message to Mike Quade.
Play a game of catch on Twitter today to help give Chicago kids some free baseballs.
If last night was a blown 4-0 lead, and tonight was a merely blown 3-0 lead, does that mean the Cubs are getting better?
The Chicago Cubs’ young pitcher aggravated the strain in his right rotator cuff, and his rehab is going to back to the beginning. Enjoy the game tonight!
Antonio Alfonseca’s five-fingered clone didn’t cut it, and now will have to toil away in the minors. Scott Maine, a lefty, probably should have made the team out of Spring Training.
Tyler Colvin’s replacement is slightly younger, slightly better defensively, quite a bit faster, but with no pop. Might be a better, you know, hitter, though.
Carlos Zambrano’s outing, Andrew Cashner’s future role, and a couple of Chicago’s outfield prospects feature in today’s bullets.
The Chicago Cubs manager is angry – like, multiple f-bomb angry – after last night’s embarrassing loss to the division-leading Reds.
The Chicago Cubs finally pulled the trigger on the much-anticipated demotion of outfielder, Tyler Colvin.
If you didn’t watch the sixth inning, you probably had a great night!
The Lord was feeling particularly vengeful today, and was not interested in seeing Cashner make his scheduled rehab start in Arizona.
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Two games against the Cincinnati Reds offers the Cubs the best chance they’ll have for a series sweep against a divisional opponent this side of the Houston Astros.