October 2013

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The Cubs Have a Couple Gold Glove Finalists and Other Bullets

The Cubs Have a Couple Gold Glove Finalists and Other Bullets

You know Darwin Barney is one of ‘em, but who’s the other?

Lukewarm Stove: Ellsbury, Jimenez, Choo, Oh, More

Lukewarm Stove: Ellsbury, Jimenez, Choo, Oh, More

A couple more links from the Cubs to Jacoby Ellsbury, who’ll cost a pretty penny.

Obsessive New Manager Watch: Eric Wedge Interviewed? Mystery Candidates? Renteria Looking Around?

Obsessive New Manager Watch: Eric Wedge Interviewed? Mystery Candidates? Renteria Looking Around?

Former Mariners and Indians manager Eric Wedge might be the newest candidate in the Cubs’ search.

You Can’t Find a Better Concert Park Than Wrigley Field and Other Bullets

You Can’t Find a Better Concert Park Than Wrigley Field and Other Bullets

The second best sports venue in the country, according to Rolling Stone, and the best ballpark.

Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Mayor Says Cubs and Rooftops Are Talking, Plus the First Lawsuit

Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: Mayor Says Cubs and Rooftops Are Talking, Plus the First Lawsuit

No, it isn’t the rooftops suing just yet. This suit is about the planned hotel. But at least the Cubs and rooftops are talking. Probably.

Bloomberg Values Chicago Cubs Virtually the Same as Forbes Does: $1 Billion (Plus Extras)

Bloomberg Values Chicago Cubs Virtually the Same as Forbes Does: $1 Billion (Plus Extras)

More (estimated) details on Cubs revenues and revenue-sharing, too.

Cardinals Lost 8-1 Last Night? Red Sox Were Probably Cheating

Cardinals Lost 8-1 Last Night? Red Sox Were Probably Cheating

Was Jon Lester using a foreign substance? Some folks think so. To me, it seems pretty crazy.

Hefty Tax on Cubs Tickets Won’t Increase for 2014 and Other Bullets

Hefty Tax on Cubs Tickets Won’t Increase for 2014 and Other Bullets

After a few concerning weeks, the amusement tax will reportedly stay the same. Loads on the Cubs’ prospects in the AFL, too.