June 2011

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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?

Reader of the Decade: Caleb

Reader of the Decade: Caleb

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

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.