March 2012

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Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 6, Indians 2 – March 25, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 6, Indians 2 – March 25, 2012

Solid all-around today, and the Cubs win their 11th game of the Spring.

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

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

It’s Spring game 25 for the Chicago Cubs, who head to Goodyear Park to take on the Indians.

Chris Volstad is Probably Kinda Pretty Much Locked Into the Rotation and Other Bullets

Chris Volstad is Probably Kinda Pretty Much Locked Into the Rotation and Other Bullets

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.

Spring Training Miscellany: Padres 5, Cubs 1 – March 24, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Padres 5, Cubs 1 – March 24, 2012

The Cubs lost, but I enjoyed a nice day at Hohokam Park.

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

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

It’s Spring game 24, and the Cubs welcome the San Diego Padres to Hohokam. I’d argue that I’m the more important visitor today, but whatever.

Getting Amped About Spring Training and Other Bullets

Getting Amped About Spring Training and Other Bullets

Dale Sveum announced three-fifths of the rotation, notes Rafael Dolis is probably in the pen, and loves on Brett Jackson.

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 10, Rockies 8 – March 23, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 10, Rockies 8 – March 23, 2012

The Cubs win another one, outslugging the Rockies. So what if Jeff Samardzija was very, very hittable…

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Rockies – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Rockies – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Etc.

It’s Spring game 23, as the Cubs head out to take on the Rockies.