It’s sad for a variety of reasons, but the Cubs have to confront the new financial reality of Major League Baseball.
Archive for February, 2013
Darwin Barney didn’t win the Gold Glove. Brandon Phillips lost it. And he only lost it because he’s too flashy for the managers to handle.
A ton happened over the weekend, so if you’re just now getting back into the Cubs’ world, here’s what you’ll want to check.
Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Cubs Hope Approvals Will Soon Be in Place to Start Work This Year
No additional night games this year, though, and probably no new ad signage, either.
At least it apparently didn’t look like it was the elbow.
Folks were gushing about his swing and the sound off his bat when he arrived in Mesa on Friday. And now you can gush, too.
He thought he had a new deal with WGN before the length of the deal and the guaranteed years threw him for a loop.
Hoyer is the far more accomplished baseball player. ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN!
Jed Hoyer Speaks: Interest in Michael Bourn? 500 AAA At Bats for Every Player? Trading Carlos Marmol? More
The Chicago Cubs’ GM just hopped on the radio and offered a range of interesting thoughts.
His name appears in Tony Bosch’s documents … this time, together with other players to whom Bosch was allegedly supplying PEDs.
Today’s the reporting date for positional players to Spring Training. Of course, most are already there.
Here’s a fresh look, straight from Mesa.
If that’s what the data says, I’ll certainly take it.
Is he still going to be traded? Will he open the season with the Cubs and then be shopped at the deadline?