October 2011

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Theo Epstein Loves Starlin Castro and Other Bullets

Theo Epstein Loves Starlin Castro and Other Bullets

Who wouldn’t love Castro? Carlos Zambrano is pitching in Venezuela, personnel could still be coming from Boston, John Farrell is not coming from Toronto, and Epstein doesn’t want to talk about Ryne Sandberg.

Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod Are Officially Members of the Chicago Cubs Front Office

Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod Are Officially Members of the Chicago Cubs Front Office

What’s been expected for a week is now officially official: Theo Epstein has added two trusted aides to his front office staff.

Tom Hearts Theo: Captions

Tom Hearts Theo: Captions

Your (and my) captions for the epically beautiful depiction of man love from yesterday’s Theo Epstein introductory press conference.

What Lies Ahead: The 2011/2012 Chicago Cubs Offseason Roadmap

What Lies Ahead: The 2011/2012 Chicago Cubs Offseason Roadmap

A rough time line of what’s coming up this offseason. Important dates, notes, etc.

Report: Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod Were Already in Chicago Earlier This Week

Report: Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod Were Already in Chicago Earlier This Week

An announcement on the duo is expected shortly after the World Series ends.

Many More Quotes and Thoughts from the Theo Epstein Media Tour

Many More Quotes and Thoughts from the Theo Epstein Media Tour

The introductory press conference wasn’t Theo’s only stop yesterday. He dropped in on a number of other media spots, and here are all of the notable quotes and thoughts.

Tom Ricketts is Happy: Care to Caption Today’s Glorious Introduction?

Tom Ricketts is Happy: Care to Caption Today’s Glorious Introduction?

Cameras caught Cubs’ Owner Tom Ricketts expressing the inner joy felt by all Cubs’ fans today.

The Theo Epstein Welcome Press Conference

The Theo Epstein Welcome Press Conference

Live coverage (bullet-style) of the press conference introducing the Chicago Cubs’ new President of Baseball Operations, Theo Epstein.