The trade is something of a surprise, mostly because of the timing.
Month: August 2013
Not only are Braun and Rodriguez all over the news independently, their paths criss-cross in this absurdist theater.
Finally. It only took someone else doing the actual design work …
Ryan Braun reportedly told other baseball players that the sample collector associated with his 2011 positive test was a Cubs fan, and that was a problem.
Clown series, bro.
As much as you might hate to continue hearing it, that doesn’t make it any less true.
Is the Cubs’ future leadoff hitter in the system right now? And is it who you were thinking?
Cards win, Sveum tossed.
The Cubs are going for the series win, and this time, they actually get the honor of facing Adam Wainwright.
Baseball is full of crazy occurrences – and the most fun are the ones you’ve seen in person. Also, updating the Cubs’ minor league teams.
Their appearance together is become less of a coincidence.
The Cubs were shutout by the Cardinals, and yet that isn’t the story.
Another series against the Cardinals can be clinched today.
The extent to which Baez has been good in AA so far surpasses my ability to keep coming up with new ways to compliment him.
Jake Arrieta >>> Jake Westbrook.
Nothing but well-wishes for Sandberg, who would have been the wrong guy for the Cubs two years ago. Now is his time.
The Battle of the Jakes.
So much goodness. Sicnarf Loopstok? Jose Jose? Yes, please.
Scott Boras is stumping for CBA changes, and he’s got some good points. But he probably shouldn’t be the one making them.
Welcome to the Cardinals. The Cubs handled them acceptably in St. Louis this past weekend.
It only took a hot streak. Er, wait: it only took a move to the Yankees.
Jerseys are available for grabbing. Also the latest scores and highlights.
It still needs formal approval in November, but that is widely expected. Get ready for “challenges.”
The Cubs are currently tied for the fourth worst record in baseball.
Where might we see which prospects when? Did that make sense?
The hard-throwing righty will get something of an extended audition with the Cubs.