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.
Archive for April, 2012
Clevenger has some soreness in his side, and the Cubs don’t want it getting any worse.
Patrick – PJ – Francescon tore it up once again for the Chiefs.
The Cubs and Paul Maholm just beat the Phillies and Roy Halladay.
The Cubs get the one and only Roy Halladay tonight. Wouldn’t it be nice to have a guy like that on the Cubs, about whom fans of other teams say, “aw crap, not that guy”?
At a cost of about $200 million, coming directly from the Ricketts Family.
The former Cub has nothing but nice things to say about the men who traded him.
Bryan LaHair isn’t likely to see any outfield time soon. The Cubs are watching Jeff Samardzija’s workload, are talking up Carlos Marmol, and are going to take the best available player in the Draft.
We connected with a number of Cubs’ prospects on Twitter last night, and the ones we didn’t were busy playing some exciting games.
The idea of moving Castro remains unpalatable … but we’re getting there.
Opposing teams’ bullpen catchers are having trouble seeing warm-up pitches as well as they’d like.
Does it count as a sacrifice if you still have a 30% chance of reaching base? Kerry Wood probably won’t be back soon, Chris Volstad can’t win, and Ian Stewart is struggling.
It was a rough first inning for Concepcion, but an interesting overall start.