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Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Phillies 6 – April 30, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Phillies 6 – April 30, 2012

Well, it’s about as disappointing as a road split against a playoff team can get.

by April 30, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Phillies (6:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Phillies (6:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

The Cubs are up 2-1 in the series with the chance to pull down the series win. It would help if Chris Volstad could put together a strong start.

by April 30, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Cole Hamels Would Consider Chicago Cubs an Attractive Free Agent Destination

Cole Hamels Would Consider Chicago Cubs an Attractive Free Agent Destination

But will he reach free agency? And, if he does, will the Cubs go after him? Here’s hoping the answers are yes and yes.

by April 30, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
Analyzing Starlin Castro’s Plate Approach in 2012: Is He Trying to Pull Too Much?

Analyzing Starlin Castro’s Plate Approach in 2012: Is He Trying to Pull Too Much?

A look at Starlin Castro’s plate approach last year versus this year, coupled with a review of his hit data, suggest he’s changed his approach to try and generate power.

by April 30, 2012 Analysis and Commentary
You Know What Matt Garza Was Yesterday and Other Bullets

You Know What Matt Garza Was Yesterday and Other Bullets

Matt Garza was good yesterday. Dale Sveum is ready to keep playing Tony Campana, is ready to use Randy Wells out of the pen, and was almost ready to pull Carlos Marmol.

Matt Szczur, Photo by Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Szczur Can Slug

Matt Szczur has been on fire in his last 10 games, including extra base hits in five of his last six games.

by April 30, 2012 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Phillies 1 – April 29, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Phillies 1 – April 29, 2012

Matt Garza was good today. Very, very good.

by April 29, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Phillies (12:35 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Phillies (12:35 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

The Cubs have a great chance to go up 2-1 in the series with Matt Garza on the hill.

by April 29, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
God’s Wrath Watch: Steve Clevenger’s Injury Could Be Serious

God’s Wrath Watch: Steve Clevenger’s Injury Could Be Serious

The Cubs’ back-up catcher – and nominal best hitter – could be out for a month or more.

by April 29, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Randy Wells Made Himself Want to Throw Up and Other Bullets

Randy Wells Made Himself Want to Throw Up and Other Bullets

He was not happy with his performance last night. Welington Castillo will get plenty of starts, Wells might get a look in the pen, and Joe Buck calls a Cubs World Series.

by April 29, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Not The Best Of Times

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Not The Best Of Times

All of the Cubs’ minor league affiliates are at least four games under .500, which isn’t a great sign.

by April 29, 2012 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Phillies 5 – April 28, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Phillies 5 – April 28, 2012

You will strain to find the good to take away from tonight.

by April 28, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Phillies (6:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin': Cubs v. Phillies (6:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

The Cubs go for a second straight win against the Phillies tonight, and Randy Wells looks to impress.

by April 28, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Jeff Samardzija Gets an Extra Day of Rest and Other Bullets

Jeff Samardzija Gets an Extra Day of Rest and Other Bullets

He’ll start in Cincinnati instead of Philadelphia. Tony Campana will continue to draw starts, Ryan Dempster is ready to return, and the Cubs are saving trees.

by April 28, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrath Watch: Steve Clevenger to the DL, Welington Castillo to the Cubs

God’s Wrath Watch: Steve Clevenger to the DL, Welington Castillo to the Cubs

Clevenger has some soreness in his side, and the Cubs don’t want it getting any worse.

by April 28, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Rising Star?

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Rising Star?

Patrick – PJ – Francescon tore it up once again for the Chiefs.

by April 28, 2012 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

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