The fourth update on 24 straight hours of blogging up to the trade deadline
Archive for July, 2011
News and rumors from around the rest of the league as we approach today’s non-waiver trade deadline.
Castro though Holliday was too far from the base, and tried to spike Castro. Mike Quade didn’t care for the slide either.
And it sounds like it’s straight out of Shakespeare.
Derrek Lee has bounced around over the last two years, and his production has fallen off. But that didn’t stop the Pirates from pulling the trigger.
Worse, it’s not because they can’t find a taker. It’s because they’re refusing to move him.
It should have been called interference, and worse, it really could have injured Starlin Castro.
Not the New York Yankees or Boston Red Sox, but the Cleveland Indians. Must be nice and enjoyable for their fans. Paying attention, Mr. Ricketts?
What’s happening around baseball, and how it potentially affects the Chicago Cubs.
Five run lead? Pfft. No lead is too much for the Cubs to overcome! Er, I mean, blow.
There are reports floating around that the Cubs are not inclined to trade either Byrd or Pena. Why, Jim? Why?