Tick tock, tick tock, tick tock …
Month: July 2012
A source is the first to suggest the Braves/Cubs/Dempster deal from last week could still happen, another says the Nats have entered the fray. Also Cliff Lee madness, and other rumors.
The rumors are starting to trickle in, but it’s been mostly quiet in the early going. I’m still getting my footing.
The Ryan Dempster Trade Saga: More Indication That the Only Issue Was Timing (Talks With Dodgers Continue?)
Another source says Dempster didn’t want to reject the Braves’ deal outright, but he ran out of time. Also, a random bit on Alfonso Soriano.
Everyone loves Anthony Rizzo, and that’s totally fair. Dale Sveum explains Carlos Marmol, Bryan LaHair knows he’s struggling, and Matt Holliday offers SCardenfreude.
Descend with me into madness.
Three young Cubs pitching prospects threw yesterday, and, for a moment, we caught of glimpse of a future that might be.
Open Thread: Post All Trade Rumors and News Here Until the 30-Hour Trade Deadline Blogathon Begins (10am CT)
The Blogathon starts tomorrow morning, so I need to get some serious sleep.
The latest from the rumor mill as we head into the home stretch.
You know what I’m going to say …
The Cubs have the chance to take the series from the Cardinals.
The White Sox pick up a pitcher, and the A’s pick up a catcher. How does that affect the Cubs? More on Samardzija’s stuff and Barney’s glove.
The Olympics are swell and all, but where’s the baseball?
An evening round-up of the latest from the rumor mill …
Down go the Cardinals.