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Pitching Prospect Aaron Kurcz Sent to Boston

Pitching Prospect Aaron Kurcz Sent to Boston

The 21-year-old relief prospect was highly effective at High A last year.

Pre-Gamin': Diamondbacks v. Cubs and Cubs v. Rockies – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Diamondbacks v. Cubs and Cubs v. Rockies – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring games 12 and 13, as the Cubs take on the Diamondbacks and Rockies in split squad games.

by March 15, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
The Fourth Cut is the Prospectiest: Vitters, Cabrera, Beliveau, Gaub, Szczur, Lake, Jaramillo

The Fourth Cut is the Prospectiest: Vitters, Cabrera, Beliveau, Gaub, Szczur, Lake, Jaramillo

The Cubs sent out six prospects today, as well as back-up catcher candidate, Jason Jaramillo.

by March 15, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Let’s Talk About Those Back Two Rotation Spots

Let’s Talk About Those Back Two Rotation Spots

Chris Volstad, Jeff Samardzija, Randy Wells, Travis Wood, and Rodrigo Lopez are all still battling for just two spots in the Chicago Cubs’ 2012 rotation (at least, to start the year).

Could Cubs’ Midwest League Affiliation Be Changing?

Could Cubs’ Midwest League Affiliation Be Changing?

The owner in South Bend would like to get the Cubs to come to town.

Brett Jackson’s Arrival in Chicago is Still Probably Mid-Season and Other Bullets

Brett Jackson’s Arrival in Chicago is Still Probably Mid-Season and Other Bullets

Dale Sveum has to be getting tired of the question (get used to it, Dale). Sveum tells Carlos Marmol to relax, Jeff Beliveau hopes for a spot, and why the 2012 Reds will suck.

Spring Training Miscellany: Brewers 10, Cubs 2 – March 14, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Brewers 10, Cubs 2 – March 14, 2012

The Brewers laid the Cubs out today, primarily by beating down Travis Wood and Casey Coleman.

by March 14, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin': Brewers v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Brewers v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring Training game 11, and the Cubs welcome the Milwaukee Brewers to Hohokam Park.

by March 14, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
The Chicago Cubs Have Been Terrible at Drafting

The Chicago Cubs Have Been Terrible at Drafting

You’re not shocked. But you might be horrified.

OMG Panic About Carlos Marmol!

OMG Panic About Carlos Marmol!

Actually, we probably shouldn’t. Dale Sveum isn’t.

by March 14, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Bryan LaHair’s Job is Safe and Other Bullets

Bryan LaHair’s Job is Safe and Other Bullets

Dale Sveum isn’t close to ready to toss LaHair aside. More on the Theo Epstein PTBNL, on Joe Mather’s spot with the team, and on the Cubs’ third Spring cuts.

by March 14, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 5, Giants 4 – March 13, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 5, Giants 4 – March 13, 2012

The Cubs win another one, and are clearly on their way to the Spring Training playoffs.

by March 13, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Giants – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Giants – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring Training game 10, and the Cubs head out to Scottsdale to take on the San Francisco Giants.

by March 13, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
The Bleacher Nation 2012 Opening Day Contest: Want to Win $75?

The Bleacher Nation 2012 Opening Day Contest: Want to Win $75?

Guess the Cubs’ Opening Day lineup (and rotation), and you can win $75 to Sports World Chicago, where you can load up on Cubs gear.

by March 13, 2012 Meta
Alfonso Soriano’s Spring: Meaningful Adjustment or Meaningless Hot Streak?

Alfonso Soriano’s Spring: Meaningful Adjustment or Meaningless Hot Streak?

So far this Spring, Alfonso Soriano is destroying all comers. But what does it mean, if anything?

Cubs Remove Casey Weathers from the 40-Man Roster

Cubs Remove Casey Weathers from the 40-Man Roster

With the move, the 40-man roster now stands at 39.

Dale Sveum is Not Reading This

Dale Sveum is Not Reading This

The new Chicago Cubs manager isn’t into reading about himself, and isn’t too worried about facing the pressure of a large market.

by March 13, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Dusty Baker Still Chewing Toothpicks, Sour Grapes … and Other Bullets

Dusty Baker Still Chewing Toothpicks, Sour Grapes … and Other Bullets

Tons of bullets today. Dusty, Shark, Maholm, Lake, Castro, Jackson, Rizzo, Goldstein, Lopez, Miller, Sveum, and on and on…

Spring Training Miscellany: Reds 6, Cubs 8 – March 12, 2012

Spring Training Miscellany: Reds 6, Cubs 8 – March 12, 2012

The Cubs took a lead early, lost the lead, um, middly, and then took the lead back late.

by March 12, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin': Reds v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Reds v. Cubs – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring Training game nine for the Chicago Cubs, and they’re headed “home” to take on the Reds.

by March 12, 2012 Pre-Gamin'

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