Archive for July, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Braves 10 – July 3, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Braves 10 – July 3, 2012

Goodbye winning streak.

by July 3, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Braves (6:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Braves (6:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Goin’ for five(!) straight…

by July 3, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
The Complete 2012 Chicago Cubs Trade Candidates and Rumors Cheat Sheet

The Complete 2012 Chicago Cubs Trade Candidates and Rumors Cheat Sheet

A comprehensive look at every single tradable Chicago Cubs player.

by July 3, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors
God’s Wrath Watch: Ryan Dempster Throws Off Mound Pain-Free

God’s Wrath Watch: Ryan Dempster Throws Off Mound Pain-Free

He won’t rule out returning this weekend against the Mets, but that’s very unlikely.

Casey Coleman Expected to be Sent Down (on His Birthday) to Make Room for Chris Volstad

Casey Coleman Expected to be Sent Down (on His Birthday) to Make Room for Chris Volstad

“Happy birthday, kiddo. Now get the hell out of here.”

by July 3, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Jeff Samardzija Back to Bread and Butter and Other Bullets

Jeff Samardzija Back to Bread and Butter and Other Bullets

Apparently he stopped experimenting last night, and just tried to turn it back on. Anthony Rizzo takes some blame, David DeJesus has a sore neck, and scouts talk Starlin Castro.

by July 3, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
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Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Struck and Watkins

The Cubs’ two June players of the month make a fine pair.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Braves 1 – July 2, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Braves 1 – July 2, 2012

Where was this stuff three weeks ago, guys?

by July 2, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Braves (6:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Braves (6:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

The Cubs carry a three-game winning streak into Atlanta.

by July 2, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Cubs Open International Signing Period by Landing at Least One Top Prospect: Frandy De La Rosa

Cubs Open International Signing Period by Landing at Least One Top Prospect: Frandy De La Rosa

The 16-year-old Dominican shortstop gets $700K.

Best of June: Minor League Honors and More

Best of June: Minor League Honors and More

Your monthly award winners in the minor leagues for June, and a look at the top 10 prospects in the Cubs’ system as of this moment.

I Am on “Vacation” and Other Bullets

I Am on “Vacation” and Other Bullets

Don’t worry. You will be unaffected. Jed Hoyer talks trade deadline, Dale Sveum talks All-Stars, and Johnny Cueto dated Tony LaRussa’s girlfriend (apparently).

by July 2, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Changing Of The Guard

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Changing Of The Guard

Thoughts on the All-Star game, and news and notes from around the Cubs’ minor league system.