March 2012

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Spring Training Miscellany: Angels 3, Cubs 3 – March 31, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Angels 3, Cubs 3 – March 31, 2012

Ties are one of those things that makes Spring Training (and 2002 All-Star Games) so special.

Pre-Gamin’: Angels v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Angels v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring game 32 for the Cubs, who host the Los Angeles Pujolses.

The Cubs’ Bullpen Might Not Be Set Until Wednesday and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ Bullpen Might Not Be Set Until Wednesday and Other Bullets

That’s the day before Opening Day. Dale Sveum loves his rotation, Tony Campana is bummed, Joe Mather is stoked, and Larry Lucchino loves stirring the pot.

Spring Training Miscellany: Dodgers 6, Cubs 3 – March 30, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Dodgers 6, Cubs 3 – March 30, 2012

The Cubs, armed with their best lineup, lost to a split Dodgers squad today. It’s just Spring Training, right?

Pre-Gamin’: Dodgers v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Dodgers v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring game 31 for the Chicago Cubs, and Dale Sveum shows off the probable Opening Day lineup.

Reactions to Randy Wells’ Demotion: Jed Hoyer, Jeff Samardzija, Randy Wells, and Others

Reactions to Randy Wells’ Demotion: Jed Hoyer, Jeff Samardzija, Randy Wells, and Others

Jed Hoyer and Jeff Samardzija are certain we’ll see plenty of Randy Wells in Chicago this year. But that doesn’t mean Randy isn’t bummed.

Chicago Cubs Prospect Primer 2012: Right-Handed Pitching

Chicago Cubs Prospect Primer 2012: Right-Handed Pitching

The last group of Chicago Cubs prospects gets a preview, and the group is so deep, they can’t even all be mentioned.

Now We Know Who the 9th Starter is and Other Bullets

Now We Know Who the 9th Starter is and Other Bullets

Coming up with 9 starters is pretty easy right now. Jeff Samardzija is thrilled, the Braves are interested in “lesser available Cubs,” and the Theo comp stuff just won’t go away.