Early baseball! Edwin Jackson! Avoid the sweep! Loud noises!
Archive for May, 2013
Why it’s a lot tougher to sell guys for value now than you might think, even if they offer their new team more starts in 2013.
Epstein, Hoyer, McLeod, Madison all in attendance. Due diligence is reaching its final stages.
It turns out the Cubs might not have done it if they’d known the extent of Shawn Camp’s injury.
Each of The Big Three were in action yesterday, finally, and each had a notable performance. Also: looking ahead to the second round of the Draft.
Doesn’t matter if you hold them to one. Can’t win if you don’t score.
Jeff Samardzija has feasted on the Pirates of late. Here’s hoping that continues.
Also pitch count debates, Mariano Rivera’s ridiculousness, increased shifting in baseball, and so much more.
This, despite the fact that the Cubs knew about the injury this weekend.
Even if Garza is healthy and effective, we can’t ignore the fact that, in a trade, he’s a pure rental.
Although last night’s game was exceptional, Barney is actually putting together a great offensive stretch. Consider the possibilities …
Also, thoughts on Shawn Camp’s struggles and the decision to keep/use him.
“It” would be the rumor season, and that impacts the farm system. Also: Javier Baez had a good game that included a walk.
Matt Garza looked great. That is all.
Matt Garza is back. Get ready.