Some of the biggest ticket items don’t make sense, but Tanaka certainly does. How does the Cubs’ financial situation play a role in his pursuit?
Month: September 2013
A decision on Sveum’s future is likely on Monday, and a whole lot of people are talking about the Cubs’ managerial future.
One will pick fourth next year, and one will pick fifth.
The 2013 mark was the lowest in 15 years, and was the 5th straight year of decline.
Closing out the home slate with a win. Farewell for this year, Wrigley.
The home finale has arrived.
These contests are fun, and easy. And it helps BN when you sign up.
No more taxi squad for Almora. Darvill is a 22-year-old utility prospect.
The Cubs notched their 50th loss of the season at home last night, and Dale Sveum has some thoughts.
Bullpen night didn’t do so well.
Chris Rusin with his final audition tape for 2013.
Checking the remaining schedules and the teams around the Cubs, finishing with the fourth worst record seems likely.
His numbers have improved throughout the season, as has his velocity.
It’s a fun event (January 17 to 19), and I’ll be there with bells on.
Big-time birthday wishes.
It’s been a bumpy season for Samardzija, but there are some positive takeaways.
The Pirates clinch a playoff spot. It’s the thing to do at Wrigley.
It’s a Cubs game, but it feels like it’s all about the Pirates.
One writer says he believes Masahiro Tanaka will be the Cubs’ top target this offseason.
I like it. Safe, but nice.
Two series left, and they might decide the fate of the NL Central.
Sandberg gets a full-time gig and three-year contract with the Phillies.
A series win is on the line today, believe it or not.
Pedro Strop struck out the side yesterday in his first save opportunity with the Cubs.
Beating the Braves is swell.