Articles by: Brett Taylor


Ron Santo’s Special Day and Other Bullets

Ron Santo’s Special Day and Other Bullets

Who cares how the Cubs game ended yesterday? Ron Santo is finally in the Hall of Fame.

by July 23, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Superheroes for a Day: Chicago Cubs Players Dress Up in Costumes

Superheroes for a Day: Chicago Cubs Players Dress Up in Costumes

It can help them – and us – forget about this ugly series in St. Louis.

by July 22, 2012 Cubs Humor

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Cardinals 7 – July 22, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Cardinals 7 – July 22, 2012

That’s a sweep. Just the worst freaking weekend possible.

by July 22, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Jeff Beliveau to Chicago, Rafael Dolis to Iowa

Jeff Beliveau to Chicago, Rafael Dolis to Iowa

The 25-year-old lefty is up with the big team for the first time.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Cardinals (1:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Cardinals (1:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Hangover, much? The Cubs will try to shake theirs today.

by July 22, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Lukewarm Stove: Garza, Dempster, Soriano, Hoyer

Lukewarm Stove: Garza, Dempster, Soriano, Hoyer

A small batch of the latest rumors as we get ready for Cubs/Cardinals.

by July 22, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Matt Garza Panic Slightly Reduced and Other Bullets

Matt Garza Panic Slightly Reduced and Other Bullets

I am tentatively ready to accept that it was all just a flukey cramp. Jed Hoyer on Juan Carlos Paniagua, Ian Stewart on his future, and Kim DeJesus on my awesomeness.


God’s Wrath Watch: Matt Garza Talks About His “Weird-Ass Injury”

God’s Wrath Watch: Matt Garza Talks About His “Weird-Ass Injury”

It’s early, but he already doesn’t sound hopeful for his next start.

by July 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Cardinals 12 – July 21, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Cardinals 12 – July 21, 2012

The night was awful for the Cubs in so many way.

by July 21, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
I Can’t Tell if I’m Terrified: Matt Garza Pulled Tonight After Three Strong Innings (UPDATE: Right Triceps Cramp)

I Can’t Tell if I’m Terrified: Matt Garza Pulled Tonight After Three Strong Innings (UPDATE: Right Triceps Cramp)

We still don’t know why.

by July 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Cardinals (6:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc. (And Some Stat Love for Matt Garza)

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Cardinals (6:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc. (And Some Stat Love for Matt Garza)

I’m getting pretty tired of hearing about Matt Garza’s “bad” season.

by July 21, 2012 Pre-Gamin'

Lukewarm Stove: Source Says White Sox Have Acquired Brett Myers from Astros (UPDATE: Astros Get a Couple Pitching Prospects)

Lukewarm Stove: Source Says White Sox Have Acquired Brett Myers from Astros (UPDATE: Astros Get a Couple Pitching Prospects)

The move is unlikely to have a huge impact on the Cubs’ trade market.

Obsessive Ryan Dempster Trade Watch: So, What Now?

Obsessive Ryan Dempster Trade Watch: So, What Now?

Dempster wasn’t traded yesterday, and actually made his start. And it wasn’t great. So where do we go from here? Plus the latest rumors.

by July 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors