Archive for September, 2012


Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 5, Cubs 4 – September 22, 2012, and Other Bullets

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 5, Cubs 4 – September 22, 2012, and Other Bullets

Carlos Marmol’s save streak ended.

by September 23, 2012 Chicago Cubs News, Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cardinals v. Cubs (12:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

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

The Cubs took a chip out of the Cardinals’ Wild Card lead last night.

by September 22, 2012 Pre-Gamin'

Darwin Barney Owes Anthony Rizzo a Steak and Other Bullets

Darwin Barney Owes Anthony Rizzo a Steak and Other Bullets

Barney’s errorless streak was saved by the Cubs’ first baseman.

by September 22, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 4, Cubs 5 – September 21, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 4, Cubs 5 – September 21, 2012

Ah, the Cards can’t feel too good about that one.

by September 21, 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.

It’s never fun to lose to the Cardinals. So, don’t.

by September 21, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Mayor Considering Amusement Tax Increase

Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Mayor Considering Amusement Tax Increase

The increase would directly hit the pockets of Cubs fans, and the Cubs’ owners.

by September 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
The Cubs’ Brains Keep Farting and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ Brains Keep Farting and Other Bullets

The Cubs seem to suffer from mental lapses every few days.

by September 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

Time Left to Join Our Fantasy Contest, Beat Me, and Win Cash

Time Left to Join Our Fantasy Contest, Beat Me, and Win Cash

Let’s have some fun this weekend, and win some scratch.

by September 20, 2012 Meta
Enhanced Box Score: Reds 5, Cubs 3 – September 20, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Reds 5, Cubs 3 – September 20, 2012

The all-bench lineup proved mightier than the sword. Not that the Cubs really have a sword.

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

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

Another chance to see Jason Berken.

by September 20, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Dale Sveum Talking About Welington Castillo Like He’s the Starting Catcher in 2013

Dale Sveum Talking About Welington Castillo Like He’s the Starting Catcher in 2013

The potential is there for the Cubs to have a quality regular behind the plate next year.

by September 20, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Theo Epstein on Jorge Soler, Minor League Affiliations, and Player Development

Theo Epstein on Jorge Soler, Minor League Affiliations, and Player Development

The Cubs’ President offers insight on the development process, in light of the Cubs’ switch in affiliations.


The Fans Are Still Behind the Ricketts Rebuild and Other Bullets

The Fans Are Still Behind the Ricketts Rebuild and Other Bullets

According to Ricketts, that is. Darwin Barney already has Gold Glove support, Chris Rusin might not have Dale Sveum’s support, and Alfonso Soriano supports development.

by September 20, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Reds 6, Cubs 5 – September 19, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Reds 6, Cubs 5 – September 19, 2012

Don’t call it a comeback. No, seriously, don’t – because the Cubs lost after their sort-of-comeback.

by September 20, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Reds v. Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Reds v. Cubs (7:05 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Maybe Brandon Phillips will make a couple errors.

by September 19, 2012 Pre-Gamin'