March 2013

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Roster Moves: Takahashi and Lillibridge Added, Baker to 60-Day DL, Garza and Stewart to 15-Day DL

Roster Moves: Takahashi and Lillibridge Added, Baker to 60-Day DL, Garza and Stewart to 15-Day DL

All moves are expected. Clevenger and Takahashi make the team, but we’re still waiting on the DL decision on Barney.

At Least One Report Says Darwin Barney is “Likely” Headed to DL and Other Bullets

At Least One Report Says Darwin Barney is “Likely” Headed to DL and Other Bullets

His five-stitch cut was down to the bone. The Cubs lost yesterday’s game to the Astros, by the way, and also released more minor leaguers.

God’s Wrath Watch: Darwin Barney to Miss Time After Cutting Knee in Stupid Fake Game Against Astros

God’s Wrath Watch: Darwin Barney to Miss Time After Cutting Knee in Stupid Fake Game Against Astros

A gash from today’s game required five stitches.

Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Cubs May Actually Start Renovations *Before* Full Funding Deal is in Place

Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Cubs May Actually Start Renovations *Before* Full Funding Deal is in Place

The strongest evidence yet that (1) the Cubs aren’t leaving Wrigley Field, and (2) a deal is eventually going to get done.

Farewell Hayden Simpson, Dontrelle Willis, and Michael Brenly

Farewell Hayden Simpson, Dontrelle Willis, and Michael Brenly

The 2010 first round pick never recovered from a serious case of mono.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Astros (1:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Astros (1:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, etc.

One more fake game before we get to REAL BASEBALL. I can barely contain myself.

A Visual Depiction of a 6,000 Square Foot JumboTron at Wrigley and Other Bullets

A Visual Depiction of a 6,000 Square Foot JumboTron at Wrigley and Other Bullets

Just how big would it look? Well, I tried my hand at mocking it up. Also: the Cubs tied last night, Ryan Sweeney is available, and Keith Law doesn’t hate the Cubs.

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

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

Spring Training’s over, but the fake schedule continues with the Cubs’ only trip to Houston this year. Tonight’s game is freely viewable online, too.