Archive for June, 2011


Kosuke Fukudome is Starting to Attract Trade Interest

Kosuke Fukudome is Starting to Attract Trade Interest

Rumor has it that the Chicago Cubs might finally be able to trade Kosuke Fukudome.

by June 24, 2011 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Which is Worse: The Cubs, or Yesterday’s Site Performance? and Other Bullets

Which is Worse: The Cubs, or Yesterday’s Site Performance? and Other Bullets

The Royal’s youth movement, Jim Hendry’s future, Mike Quade’s thermometer, Cubs’ draft pick signings, and yesterday’s site problems feature today.

by June 24, 2011 Chicago Cubs News

Matt Szczur: Future Star (In Theory)

Matt Szczur: Future Star (In Theory)

Outfielder Matt Szczur may soon be the Chicago Cubs’ top prospect.

Site Experiencing Problems.

If you’re easily able to read this message, consider yourself luckier than I.

by June 23, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Report: Chicago Cubs Meeting to Discuss Trade Strategy Next Week

Report: Chicago Cubs Meeting to Discuss Trade Strategy Next Week

Jim Hendry will meet with the rest of the front office and organizational scouts on Monday and Tuesday to lay out a strategy.

OMG Cubs Owner is a Sexual Harraser and Other Misleading Bullets

OMG Cubs Owner is a Sexual Harraser and Other Misleading Bullets

Sports Illustrated comes in for some fisking, Darwin Barney does some rehabbing, and Mike Quade does some explaining.

by June 23, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Alfonso Soriano Forced to Clarify Comments About Chicago Fans

Alfonso Soriano Forced to Clarify Comments About Chicago Fans

Without context, it sounded like Soriano was simply calling Chicago fans the worst in baseball. He never said that, and it’s a shame that it had to be clarified.

by June 23, 2011 Chicago Cubs News

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, White Sox 4 – June 22, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, White Sox 4 – June 22, 2011

Losing to the White Sox is bad enough. Losing two of three is worse. But losing a completely and totally winnable one-run rubber game? It’s going to be a long off-day.

by June 22, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
I Hope You Like Len Kasper

I Hope You Like Len Kasper

Kasper has signed an extension that will keep him as the Chicago Cubs’ play-by-play man through 2016.

by June 22, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Michael Wilbon Says Hendry’s Performance Should Be Excused and Other Bullets

Michael Wilbon Says Hendry’s Performance Should Be Excused and Other Bullets

Can Jim Hendry use the Cubs’ sale as an excuse for poor performance? Does Mike Quade even like the Cubs? What’s the status on Andrew Cashner’s rehab?

by June 22, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Reader of the Decade: Caleb

Reader of the Decade: Caleb

Taking his Bleacher Nation fandom to a new level. I dig.

by June 22, 2011 Cubs Humor

Alfonso Soriano Says Chicago Fans Are the “Worst” About Booing

Alfonso Soriano Says Chicago Fans Are the “Worst” About Booing

Responding to questions about Adam Dunn being booed by White Sox fans, Alfonso Soriano lets it all hang out about booing in Chicago. We don’t look so pretty.

by June 22, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, White Sox 3 – June 21, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, White Sox 3 – June 21, 2011

The rain kind of helped, but not enough.

by June 22, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores