Sveum had no illusions about the strength of his roster, apparently. Theo Epstein talks about the direction of the organization, and Anthony Rizzo pressure mounts.
Archive for June, 2012
Watching Javier Baez AND watching kids catch candy dropped from a helicopter? Win win.
How would Ron sound singing the Seventh Inning Stretch? How about Darryl?
Unsurprisingly, they’re being attached to Matt Garza and Ryan Dempster.
If Ian Stewart continues to miss time, shouldn’t the Cubs give Josh Vitters a look? In short: not yet.
The Cubs have saved a fair bit of money so far, which money could be used to entice later round picks or to lock down Albert Almora.
Dale Sveum won’t yet commit to getting Wells another start. Cubs/Sox didn’t have much attendance, Casey Coleman is OK, and Darwin Barney is loved.
Go to a Boise Hawks game, find a date.
Yeah, well, the Cubs won the first two games of the series. Oh, there was a series before that one?
Alfonso Soriano is talking pretty openly about the possibility of being traded, and where he’d like to go.
Iannazzo is a 22-year-old lefty out of Pitt.
Puig’s agent says the 21-year-old outfield is a prospect of the same caliber as Jorge Soler and Yoenis Cespedes. What else is he gonna say, right?
Ian Stewart has been dealing with wrist issues for years, and they took a turn for the worst last year with the Rockies, when he hurt the wrist again. Since[Read More...]