Jeff Samardzija has been fantastic this year, but it’s tough to keep the Reds down in Great American Ballpark.
Archive for April, 2014
He wasn’t expected back until Friday, but he’ll go on short-ish rest.
We haven’t even reached May yet, and the inquiries are starting. (UPDATE: Or possibly not yet.)
In the span of nine innings, Castro went from “struggling” to being at the top of his game.
The righty starter has had two no-hit performances in his four pitching outings this year.
The Reds were just swept by the Braves, and the Cubs are still looking for their first series win.
Cubs pitching prospect Pierce Johnson walked eight in just four innings yesterday. How did he look?
It’s still very early, but the Cubs’ top prospect has yet to click at AAA. It could come quickly though.
Thoughts on why Sammy Sosa wasn’t invited to celebrate at Wrigley last week, and why it was the right decision.
Baseball, man. Anything can happen. Usually does.
The Cubs will try to avoid the sweep. You gotta set goals, ya know?
The Cubs’ farm teams have started off reasonably well this year, and there are some surprising hot starts out there.
He’ll rest his left oblique, and maybe also clear his head a little bit.
Three runs, but the offense performance was actually much worse than you may have thought.
Bring your bat, Travis Wood.
The Cubs may not have a boatload of superstars, but they arguably do have some All-Star-caliber performances so far.
With Luis Valbuena drawing more starts at second, is Barney a clear bench piece/defensive substitute now?
Matt Garza gets his revenge! Well, I guess he wasn’t looking for revenge. He just, like, pitched well.