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.
Archive for July, 2012
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.
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...]
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 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?)
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.)
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.
Homer binge. And not the good kind.
The world keeps spinnin’, the rumors keep rollin’ …
It’s Ron Santo Day at Wrigley Field, and that’s what I’m going to think about right now.
That means he won’t pitch again before the Trade Deadline.