Archive for July, 2012


Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 2, Cubs 4 – July 29, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 2, Cubs 4 – July 29, 2012

You know what I’m going to say …

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

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

The Cubs have the chance to take the series from the Cardinals.

by July 29, 2012 Pre-Gamin'

The Bullets Have a Stove-y Flavor and Other Bullets

The Bullets Have a Stove-y Flavor and Other Bullets

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.

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: No Baseball?

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: No Baseball?

The Olympics are swell and all, but where’s the baseball?

Lukewarm Stove: Dempster, Garza, Soriano, Johnson, Shields, Maholm, Soto (UPDATE: More Demp Stuff)

Lukewarm Stove: Dempster, Garza, Soriano, Johnson, Shields, Maholm, Soto (UPDATE: More Demp Stuff)

An evening round-up of the latest from the rumor mill …

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 2, Cubs 3 – July 28, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 2, Cubs 3 – July 28, 2012

Down go the Cardinals.

by July 28, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
As We Approach the Trade Deadline, Blogathon Thoughts and Other Places to Follow Bleacher Nation for the Latest

As We Approach the Trade Deadline, Blogathon Thoughts and Other Places to Follow Bleacher Nation for the Latest

We’re getting close to the Trade Deadline and, thus, the Blogathon, so some prep may be in order.

by July 28, 2012 Meta

Pre-Gamin’: Cardinals v. Cubs (12:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cardinals v. Cubs (12:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Maybe Jeff Samardzija can one-up Travis Wood by giving up just four homers. Oh, hey, look, the Cardinals have some rookie pitcher you’ve never heard of with an ERA under[Read More…]

by July 28, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Get Ready for Expanded Instant Replay and Other Bullets

Get Ready for Expanded Instant Replay and Other Bullets

Fair/foul, and trapped/caught will be added soon. Justin Germano will probably start on Monday, and Dale Sveum says we don’t know what’s going on behind the scenes.

Matt Szczur, Photo by Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Hail Szczur

Matt Szczur finally gets promoted to AA, and it’s deserved. Where he goes from here, though, we’ll see.

The Ryan Dempster Saga: Source Says He *WILL* Consider Trades to Teams Other Than Dodgers (UPDATES: But Cubs/Dodgers in Discussions?)

The Ryan Dempster Saga: Source Says He *WILL* Consider Trades to Teams Other Than Dodgers (UPDATES: But Cubs/Dodgers in Discussions?)

Although it could be another attempt to regain leverage with the Dodgers, I’m not so sure it isn’t true. (UPDATE at 8:13pm CT – Not Josh Lindblom.)

by July 27, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors

BREAKING: Zack Greinke Traded to the Angels (Good News for Cubs)

BREAKING: Zack Greinke Traded to the Angels (Good News for Cubs)

The Angels weren’t in on Ryan Dempster or Matt Garza, and other suitors for Greinke might be. And, wow, the Brewers got a lot of talent back.

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 9, Cubs 6 – July 27, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 9, Cubs 6 – July 27, 2012

Homer binge. And not the good kind.

by July 27, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores