As exciting and deep as the recent positions have been, the Cubs’ left-handed pitching prospect situation is … less than thrilling.
Archive for March, 2012
The Dodgers sale is proceeding for a huge dollar amount. The Cubs will make roster decisions today, James Russell is ready to relieve, and thoughts about a change at the top of the Padres.
Milwaukee Brewers center fielder/blight Nyjer Morgan does a video for PETA in which he professes his love for his cat. Yes, I’m conflicted.
Take that, Dusty! It’s a meaningless Spring game, and Dusty’s tenure was six years and three managers ago? Bah.
It’s Spring game 28 for the Chicago Cubs, who head back to Goodyear Park to take on the Reds.
Byrd’s name comes up the most solidly, but the Cubs are fielding calls on a number of players right now.
Want to hear about the Cubs’ top shortstop prospects? How about third base? How about all together in one gigantic list?
I did a podcast about the Cubs’ offseason and upcoming season. The Cubs pick up one reliever and dump another, the defense is improved, and Kerry Wood isn’t going to pitch for a while.
It’s a split for the Cubs today, who took down the Padres, but lost to the Diamondbacks.
It’s Spring games 26 and 27 for the Chicago Cubs, who could theoretically pull up to .500 today on the Spring.
The series taking a look at the Chicago Cubs’ top prospects at each position continues with second base.
It’s easy to see why when you ponder the regulars he’s got to work with.
Except that he’s clearly not. So, when he says the Cubs’ unique schedule wears players down, I believe him.
The Cardinals have released Koyie Hill back into the wild. Andy Sonnanstine is a free agent, Ryan Flaherty probably isn’t coming back, and Kerry Wood and Carlos Marmol will pitch again soon.
Solid all-around today, and the Cubs win their 11th game of the Spring.
It’s Spring game 25 for the Chicago Cubs, who head to Goodyear Park to take on the Indians.
Dale Sveum said Volstad was in, and then back-tracked a bit. Jeff Samardzija is still learning, Marcos Mateo and Kerry Wood are hurting, and day games are not a problem.
The Cubs lost, but I enjoyed a nice day at Hohokam Park.