February 2013

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Spring Training Miscellany: Rockies 2, Cubs 4 – February 26, 2013

Spring Training Miscellany: Rockies 2, Cubs 4 – February 26, 2013

The Cubs are 3-1 on the Spring now, which is neato burrito.

Want to Feel Even Better About the Chicago Cubs’ Offseason Efforts?

Want to Feel Even Better About the Chicago Cubs’ Offseason Efforts?

Compare the Cubs’ rotational rebuilding efforts to that of the Royals. The Cubs did pretty well, especially in the long-term.

Pre-Gamin’: Rockies v. Cubs (2:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Rockies v. Cubs (2:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s game number four on the Spring, and two of the best teams from 2012 square off on the pitch.

More Optimism on the Matt Garza Injury Front

More Optimism on the Matt Garza Injury Front

If he can pitch in the next few days, Dale Sveum doesn’t see a reason why Garza couldn’t be ready by Opening Day.

Welington Castillo is Semi-Officially the Nominal Starting Catcher

Welington Castillo is Semi-Officially the Nominal Starting Catcher

But that means 100 to 110 games behind the plate. Dioner Navarro is a capable backup, though.

Arodys Vizcaino Won’t Pitch in Spring Training and Other Bullets

Arodys Vizcaino Won’t Pitch in Spring Training and Other Bullets

Finally, a little update on Vizcaino’s progress recovering from Tommy John surgery.

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 6, Dodgers 7 – February 25, 2013

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 6, Dodgers 7 – February 25, 2013

Good think Spring records don’t count, AMIRITE?

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Dodgers (2:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Dodgers (2:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

It’s Spring game number three for the Cubs, who head over to Camelback Ranch.