Not only is the comparison a superficial fit, it’s impressive how similar the two are as pitchers.
Archive for 2014
Stacking things up in the NL Central is actually now a fun, and realistic exercise.
That’s pretty cool. It’s also pretty scary for the superstitious among you.
The Cubs have learned in recent years that what looks like a strength on paper can easily become something far short of that.
The 30-year-old righty is a nice, low-risk play for the Padres.
Morse was, at one time, mentioned as a possibility for the Cubs, though that always seemed an odd fit. Still, what will Cubs do in the outfield?
It would have been fun to discuss a new prospect, but it’s not like it wasn’t a great trade for the Cubs.
This completes the Felix Doubront trade from mid-season.
Motte returned from Tommy John surgery in mid-2014, and wasn’t quite himself yet. Before that, he was fantastic.
He was a lottery ticket target that I really liked for the Cubs. That’s a pretty sizable guarantee, however.
It’s another non-trade option for teams looking for an infield bat going off the board.
The 20-year-old righty has huge upside. But will he ever reach it?
The Chicago Cubs have themselves a bold President of Baseball Operations.
I’m sure there will be some important bits revealed today, but mostly, it’s a day to party.
Are the Red Sox still going to try and grab a top arm? Also, the Padres are reportedly heavy on Justin Upton.
The Cubs weren’t going to be getting Headley, but will a Headley loser come to the Cubs about Luis Valbuena?