Archive for May, 2012


Shawn Camp is an MVP Apparently and Other Bullets

Shawn Camp is an MVP Apparently and Other Bullets

So says Dale Sveum. Jeff Samardzija was relieved to pitch well yesterday, the Cubs have many closers, and Alfonso Soriano is stupid hot.

by May 30, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Draft Overload

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Draft Overload

Want to explode your brain on Draft information? Now you can.


Enhanced Box Score: Padres 3, Cubs 5 – May 29, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 3, Cubs 5 – May 29, 2012

We’re going streaking!

by May 29, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

How about two wins in a row, eh?

by May 29, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
More Ryan Dempster Trade Rumors, Straight from the Horses’ Mouths

More Ryan Dempster Trade Rumors, Straight from the Horses’ Mouths

Theo Epstein and Dempster, himself, openly discuss the pitcher’s future with the Cubs.

by May 29, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors
God Relents: Steve Clevenger Activated from Disabled List, Blake Lalli Back to Iowa

God Relents: Steve Clevenger Activated from Disabled List, Blake Lalli Back to Iowa

Clevenger returns, but he’ll probably be the back-up today.

by May 29, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

Theo and Jed Speak: Trades, the Losing Streak, the Draft, Anthony Rizzo, and More

Theo and Jed Speak: Trades, the Losing Streak, the Draft, Anthony Rizzo, and More

The top men in the Cubs’ organization bust out some thoughts on a variety of pressing issues.

Andrew Cashner is Angry and Other Bullets

Andrew Cashner is Angry and Other Bullets

He doesn’t care for injury-related questions, apparently. Travis Wood doesn’t blame the wind, Ian Stewart explains losing, and the new CBA’s full text is out.

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Beyond Baez

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Beyond Baez

A number of the Cubs’ top prospects will be getting underway in a couple weeks.


Enhanced Box Score: Padres 7, Cubs 11 – May 28, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 7, Cubs 11 – May 28, 2012

The streak is over! Today is magic!

by May 28, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Padres v. Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Can the Cubs avoid unlucky 13?

by May 28, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Carlos Marmol to Chicago, Rafael Dolis to Iowa

Carlos Marmol to Chicago, Rafael Dolis to Iowa

Marmol is recovered from his hamstring strain, and Dolis will try to work things out in AAA.

by May 28, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Matt Garza is Putting the Cubs in a Tough Spot and Other Bullets

Matt Garza is Putting the Cubs in a Tough Spot and Other Bullets

His performance doesn’t help extension discussions or trade discussions. Rafael Dolis is out as closer, and an update on Dillon Maples.