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Archive for November, 2013

It’s the Most Decadent Time of the Year and Other Bullets

It’s the Most Decadent Time of the Year and Other Bullets

Sure, there’s baseball stuff here, too. But … peppermint chocolate chip milkshake …

by November 20, 2013 Chicago Cubs News
Josh Johnson Reportedly Signing With Padres for One Year, $8 Million

Josh Johnson Reportedly Signing With Padres for One Year, $8 Million

The Cubs were briefly attached to Johnson earlier this offseason, but the Padres make even more sense.

by November 20, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Tanaka, Johnson, Vogelson, Ellsbury, Niemann, Cano

Lukewarm Stove: Tanaka, Johnson, Vogelson, Ellsbury, Niemann, Cano

How about some Tuesday night rumorin’?

by November 19, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
A Couple More Cuban Players Defect: Raicel Iglesias and Erisbel Arruebarruena

A Couple More Cuban Players Defect: Raicel Iglesias and Erisbel Arruebarruena

A 23-year-old pitcher and a 23-year-old shortstop, neither of which will be subject to any signing restrictions.

by November 19, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
Reserve Lists Are Due Tomorrow for Purposes of the Rule 5 Draft

Reserve Lists Are Due Tomorrow for Purposes of the Rule 5 Draft

That means, if the Cubs are going to do some prospect protectin’, it’s gotta come by tomorrow.

Supplementing Yesterday’s Concerns About 2014 and 2015 – I Didn’t Say What Some of You Think

Supplementing Yesterday’s Concerns About 2014 and 2015 – I Didn’t Say What Some of You Think

I expressed concerns about the 2015 messaging, but I’m still very much on board with the Cubs’ current approach.

by November 19, 2013 Chicago Cubs News
The First Set of 2014 Projections Are Out, Courtesy of Bill James

The First Set of 2014 Projections Are Out, Courtesy of Bill James

The bats look a bit thin, but the pitching looks all right.

by November 19, 2013 Chicago Cubs News
Junior Lake Playing Well in Winter Ball and Other Bullets

Junior Lake Playing Well in Winter Ball and Other Bullets

He’s been playing center field, for what it’s worth.

Tim Hudson and the Giants Help Set the Second Tier Starting Market at Two Years and $23 Million

Tim Hudson and the Giants Help Set the Second Tier Starting Market at Two Years and $23 Million

All in all, it’s a relatively fair price, and one that will be studied for future contracts, I’d think.

by November 18, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
Chicago Cubs 2014 Spring Training Schedule Announced

Chicago Cubs 2014 Spring Training Schedule Announced

The Cubs open on February 27 at their brand new park.

by November 18, 2013 Chicago Cubs News
There Are Increasing Signals That 2014 and 2015 Could Be Ugly

There Are Increasing Signals That 2014 and 2015 Could Be Ugly

We’d started to expect 2014 could be rough, but 2015, too? I’m not quite ready to accept that.

by November 18, 2013 Analysis and Commentary
The Cubs Are in the Market for a Left-Handed Reliever

The Cubs Are in the Market for a Left-Handed Reliever

Some possible names that could interest the Cubs as they explore the market.

by November 18, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Minor League Signings: Whiteside, Valdez, Ibarra

Minor League Signings: Whiteside, Valdez, Ibarra

A trio of minor signings, focused mostly on depth.

Wrapping Up the AFL: Prospects, Performance, Stats, Future

Wrapping Up the AFL: Prospects, Performance, Stats, Future

How did each prospect make out, and how did the league change their prognosis?

by November 18, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

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