The payroll comes in at somewhere around $110 to $112 million, but the on-field figure for the 25-man roster is much lower.
Archive for March, 2012
The catcher continues to recover from a minor groin strain.
Prepare to be happy, then be kind of sad, then feel silly, and then just be depressed: h/t to BN’er Spoda in the comments, and Dave on the Message Board.
The Cubs have signed their renewal guys, the Cubs’ TV revenue might be more than we thought, and Ryan Dempster is working hard.
The Cubs blow another lead and lose late. Is a theme starting?
Spring game number two against a split Oakland squad.
However you land on the day game debate, it’s hard to argue that late-night partying could be a problem for Cubs players. It won’t be now.
Dale Sveum is already a Jackson fan. Does it matter, in terms of making the team?
The Cubs’ manager has some good answers to some perplexing early questions.
In the last 10 years, the Cubs haven’t been as hurt as you thought. Dale Sveum digs Jeff Samardzija, John Sickels analyzes Bryan LaHair, and the Cubs should maybe extend Starlin Castro.
The Cubs opened up Cactus League play with a blown lead, a comeback, and a late loss.