An 18-year-old fireballer becoming a free agent? Sounds perfect for the Cubs, right? Maybe not.
Archive for October, 2012
It turns out it’s a fairly complicated question to answer. And the answer appears to be “yes and no.”
Andre Dawson had a better idea for that State Farm commercial with Kerry Wood.
After all of that waiting, it sounds like the story will end with no ending.
A sort-of-out-of-the-box suggestion. The Ricketts family is praised, James Russell is evaluated, and Ryne Sandberg is profiled.
Magadan has been hired instead by the Texas Rangers, according to a report.
No surprise on Woody, and probably not on the other two, either.
A big hitter with a great name, and a guy who threw a no-hitter with two first names.
The versatile prospect destroyed the Northwest League, and is now getting some time behind the plate. Bob Brenly has a new job, and the Tribune is paywallin’.
Alfonso Soriano is resistent to DH’ing, and the Cubs “will shop” Matt Garza when he shows he’s healthy.
It’s still a sad day, and it’s time to start thinking about who’s next.
A number of Cubs players are heading out for Winter ball, giving us some baseball action deep into December. Also, an early look at 2013 Draft bonus pools.
The Cubs’ color man for eight years, Brenly is now leaving for other opportunities.
Theo offers it up.
How is this possible? And how is it not super embarrassing?
A 2% drop overall, and 10% in the bleachers.
Is Szczur’s presence on the 40-man going to become a problem? Nebraska wants to play some football at Wrigley Field, and Len Kasper does some writing.
How much are these guys going to make in 2013 … if the Cubs decide to keep them at all?
This is a serious get for Baker, all things considered.
Another high and late slide for the Cardinals’ outfielder makes me wonder whether he’s just a dirty player.