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Rumor: Arizona Diamondbacks, Among Other Teams, Might Want Kerry Wood

Rumor: Arizona Diamondbacks, Among Other Teams, Might Want Kerry Wood

Wood figures to “stir a market of bidders” this trade season. The Diamondbacks are probably already interested.

by June 9, 2011 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Tom Ricketts Told Tim Wilken He Could Spend More Money on the Draft This Year

Tom Ricketts Told Tim Wilken He Could Spend More Money on the Draft This Year

If you’re looking for signs that the Ricketts’ regime does understand how to run an organization and will do what it takes to properly rebuild, this is a good one.

Don’t Expect to See Brett Jackson Any Time Soon and Other Bullets

Don’t Expect to See Brett Jackson Any Time Soon and Other Bullets

But I’m actually ok with it. Ryan Dempster’s hip, Shawon Dunston and Wayne Gretzky’s sons, Mark Grace’s BAC, and the Triangle Building’s features feature today.

by June 9, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Reds 1 – June 8, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Reds 1 – June 8, 2011

Cubs wan… er, woon… er… win! Ah, that’s it. Win!

by June 8, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
2011 MLB Draft – Day Three (Rounds 31 through 50)

2011 MLB Draft – Day Three (Rounds 31 through 50)

The third day of the MLB Draft can bring some pleasant surprises and some funny names.

Mike Quade Suggests that Some Players Have Been Dogging It and Other Bullets

Mike Quade Suggests that Some Players Have Been Dogging It and Other Bullets

Get your guesses on the doggers ready. Carlos Marmol’s struggles, Doug Davis on Zambrano’s comments, DJ LeMahieu’s non-use, pitching prospect Dallas Beeler, and Angel Guzman feature today.

by June 8, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrath Watch: Alfonso Soriano, Jeff Baker, and Reed Johnson to Rehab in Iowa

God’s Wrath Watch: Alfonso Soriano, Jeff Baker, and Reed Johnson to Rehab in Iowa

All three are close to returning and *saving the season.*

by June 8, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Reds 8 – June 7, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Reds 8 – June 7, 2011

Since the Cubs recycled the score, I can recycle the joke: I hope you were following the Draft.

by June 7, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
Aramis Ramirez’s Agent: Ramirez Won’t Waive No-Trade

Aramis Ramirez’s Agent: Ramirez Won’t Waive No-Trade

So much for the outside chance that the Cubs could deal Ramirez in the coming weeks.

2011 MLB Draft – Day Two (Rounds 2 through 30)

2011 MLB Draft – Day Two (Rounds 2 through 30)

This is where Cubs’ Scouting Director Tim Wilken theoretically makes his bones, and it could be a very exciting day for a franchise without a whole lot to be excited about.

More Carlos Zambrano Bullets, Including Trade Rumors

More Carlos Zambrano Bullets, Including Trade Rumors

Teammates kiss and make up, but will Zambrano be traded? To the Yankees?

Some Kid Turned $60 Into $20,000 Playing Fantasy Sports and I Instantly Hate Him

Some Kid Turned $60 Into $20,000 Playing Fantasy Sports and I Instantly Hate Him

That’s him. Let’s all hate him together.

by June 7, 2011 Fantasy Baseball
New Chicago Cubs Prospect Javier Baez

New Chicago Cubs Prospect Javier Baez

Scouting high school players is a difficult task, but by all accounts, the Chicago Cubs landed themselves a solid prospect in the first round of the Draft last night.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Reds 8 – June 6, 2011

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Reds 8 – June 6, 2011

Hope you were watching the Draft.

by June 6, 2011 Enhanced Box Scores
The First Round of the 2011 MLB Draft is Tonight (UPDATE: Cubs Take HS SS Javier Baez)

The First Round of the 2011 MLB Draft is Tonight (UPDATE: Cubs Take HS SS Javier Baez)

Watch the Cubs land the next Mark Pawalek, Ryan Harvey or Bobby Brownlie!

Will the Chicago Cubs’ Debt Prevent Any Big Free Agent Signings After This Season?

Will the Chicago Cubs’ Debt Prevent Any Big Free Agent Signings After This Season?

An examination of the Chicago Cubs’ financial health, as well as the team’s ability to add expensive free agents after the 2011 season.

Chicago Media Hating On Carlos Zambrano and Other Z Bullets

Chicago Media Hating On Carlos Zambrano and Other Z Bullets

The predictable dumping on Zambrano is out in full force, though Koyie Hill and Bruce Miles offer defenses. Listen to Zambrano’s comments here, if you’d like.

by June 6, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Carlos Zambrano Offers Some Angry, Accurate Words

Carlos Zambrano Offers Some Angry, Accurate Words

2011 Chicago Cubs, time of death: about two hours ago.

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