Archive for September, 2012


Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Rockies (7:40 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Rockies (7:40 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Game one went to the Rockies. Mission accomplished? Failed?

by September 26, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Lukewarm Stove: Haren, Santana, Baker, LaHair, More

Lukewarm Stove: Haren, Santana, Baker, LaHair, More

The Cubs will be pursuing pitching in the offseason, and a couple extra names could be on the free agent market.

by September 26, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Cubs Planning to “Baby” Arodys Vizcaino in 2013

Cubs Planning to “Baby” Arodys Vizcaino in 2013

Coming off of Tommy John surgery in March, the Cubs aren’t planning to push Vizcaino to the limits next year.

Roster Decisions Looming and Other Bullets

Roster Decisions Looming and Other Bullets

Dale Sveum says he already knows which guys he thinks will stick on the roster into next season. Does Theo know?

by September 26, 2012 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Rockies 10 – September 25, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Rockies 10 – September 25, 2012

The rain couldn’t keep the Cubs from losing.

by September 26, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Rockies (7:40 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Rockies (7:40 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

A question of fan morality.

by September 25, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
The Trailer for ’42’ – Upcoming Jackie Robinson Movie

The Trailer for ’42’ – Upcoming Jackie Robinson Movie

Next great baseball movie? Just another baseball movie?

by September 25, 2012 MLB News and Rumors

Cubs Had Three of the Top 20 AZL Prospects in 2012

Cubs Had Three of the Top 20 AZL Prospects in 2012

Albert Almora, Jorge Soler, and Dan Vogelbach come in for some love.

by September 25, 2012 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Tony Campana Has Winter Work to Do and Other Bullets

Tony Campana Has Winter Work to Do and Other Bullets

Campana is heading to Venezuela when the season ends. David DeJesus is realistic, Tyler Colvin is good-ish, and Alfonso Soriano probably got some coaching.

by September 25, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
A Look at Some of Those Boise Hawks Prospects

A Look at Some of Those Boise Hawks Prospects

A FanGraphs write-up on a number of the top youngsters who played for the Hawks this year.

by September 24, 2012 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Alfonso Soriano Received Outfield Coaching for the First Time This Season

Alfonso Soriano Received Outfield Coaching for the First Time This Season

Yup. You read that correctly. In five previous seasons with the Cubs, Soriano received no outfield instruction.

by September 24, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Kerry Wood Ready to Return to Cubs Organization, Doesn’t Want to Come Alone

Kerry Wood Ready to Return to Cubs Organization, Doesn’t Want to Come Alone

Ryne Sandberg and … Sammy Sosa come in for some love from Wood.

by September 24, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

The Next Series Has Actual Importance and Other Bullets

The Next Series Has Actual Importance and Other Bullets

The Cubs and Rockies square off this week with surprisingly existent implications.

by September 24, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 6, Cubs 3 – September 23, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 6, Cubs 3 – September 23, 2012

At least Alfonso Soriano continues to rake.

by September 23, 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.

A series win is on the line today.

by September 23, 2012 Pre-Gamin'