They dropped the AFL Championship Game yesterday 2-0.
Archive for November, 2013
Bryant led the league with a 1.184 OPS and 6 homers in 20 games.
At this point, hoping for a back-end reliever seems most reasonable. We may have to wait until Spring Training to see.
The GM Meetings are over, and movement will start kicking in soon.
Edwards is inarguably the Cubs’ top pitching prospect after his breakout 2013 campaign. But is he a top three prospect in the system?
That can’t be the only thing, what with the rooftop battle ongoing, right?
The Mesa Solar Sox are the East Division champs in the AFL after another win yesterday, and they’ll play for the title on Saturday.
Understandably, a blind bidding system with one winner favors large market, deep pocket teams.
Managers will reportedly get a maximum of two challenges per game. Or just one, if they get the first one wrong.
Jerry Crasnick polled execs anonymously on a handful of questions. The Cubs did not feature prominently.
The top bidder still wins the rights, but pays only the average of the top two bids. (UPDATE: Might not be done.)
And many in the industry apparently expect that a trade is going to happen.
I know. It’s shocking to hear an agent pleading for an organization to spend more money. Also: cats not totally on board with dogs.
One report connects the Cubs explicitly to Ellsbury. And I believe it. But maybe not for the reasons you think.
It’s as packed as a Lukewarm Stove entry can get.
Can the video game numbers continue? And where will he play?
It wouldn’t be a glamorous move, but the Cubs do need a solid back-up.
We’re back with a look at the impending offseason and the just-finished managerial search.