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.
Archive for May, 2011
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.
Bad weather, bad performance, rotation shakeup, and Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry feature in today’s bullets.
The rains came and washed away Tim Lincecum. Win!
The Chicago Cubs are finally considering sending Tyler Colvin to AAA Iowa. They are also beginning to suspect man has landed on the moon.
The Giants’ offense is far from a powerhouse, so I suppose it is possible that Carlos Zambrano could hold them down enough today to give the Cubs an ever-so-tiny chance to win against Tim Lincecum. Over/under on Lincecum strikeouts today? Let’s go with eight.
Wherein I discuss the changes to the site that you’re probably noticing right about now.
It sucks that the game was called early, but, let’s face it, the Cubs weren’t coming back tonight.