Chicago Cubs News


Is Jeff Samardzija a Headhunter? and Other Bullets

Is Jeff Samardzija a Headhunter? and Other Bullets

Some teams might think so. Dale Sveum dug Travis Wood’s performance, Bryan LaHair is working on his swing, and the Cubs still need pitching depth.

by May 23, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrath Watch: Welington Castillo to the Disabled List

God’s Wrath Watch: Welington Castillo to the Disabled List

The Cubs had to make a move to open up a spot for Travis Wood, and Castillo wasn’t going to be back any time soon.

by May 22, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

Matt Garza is Pissed Off with a Vengeance and Other Bullets

Matt Garza is Pissed Off with a Vengeance and Other Bullets

Garza vows to have a better outing next time. Travis Wood comes back up today, Bryan LaHair has to adjust, and Randy Wells is excited.

by May 22, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: The Mayor’s Office Grabs Some Leverage, But a Deal Will Likely Still Get Done

Obsessive Wrigley Renovation Watch: The Mayor’s Office Grabs Some Leverage, But a Deal Will Likely Still Get Done

The latest in the Wrigley Field renovation discussions, and how the Joe Ricketts flap has impacted things.

by May 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Dale Sveum Says He May Shake Up the Lineup

Dale Sveum Says He May Shake Up the Lineup

The Cubs aren’t getting much production at the top, and Sveum is going to make changes.

by May 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Anthony Rizzo Could Be Called Up Within a Few Weeks and Other Bullets

Anthony Rizzo Could Be Called Up Within a Few Weeks and Other Bullets

When the Cubs head to an AL park in early June, Rizzo could come up – which leads to a whole bunch of questions.

The Roster is in Serious Flux and Other Bullets

The Roster is in Serious Flux and Other Bullets

With no fewer than eight roster moves in the last three days, it’s hard to keep up. Jeff Samardzija is still defending his pitch to Paul Konerko, and Alfonso Soriano thinks about surgery.

by May 20, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

OH. MY. GOD. Koyie Hill is Back

OH. MY. GOD. Koyie Hill is Back

You can tell me if I slipped into a coma, can’t you?

by May 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrath Watch: Welington Castillo Hurt His Knee, Too

God’s Wrath Watch: Welington Castillo Hurt His Knee, Too

He’ll miss four to seven days with a sprained MCL.

by May 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Randy Wells is Expected Back in Chicago Today

Randy Wells is Expected Back in Chicago Today

He’s likely to be a full-time bullpenner for now.

Kerry Wood and Kerry Wood and Kerry Wood and Other Bullets

Kerry Wood and Kerry Wood and Kerry Wood and Other Bullets

You didn’t expect this morning’s Bullets to be about much else, did you?

by May 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

Chris Volstad to Iowa, Blake Lalli to Chicago (UPDATE: Travis Wood Will Take Volstad’s Rotation Spot)

Chris Volstad to Iowa, Blake Lalli to Chicago (UPDATE: Travis Wood Will Take Volstad’s Rotation Spot)

Chris Volstad is officially out of the rotation. For now.

God’s Wrath Watch: Knee Surgery for Geovany Soto

God’s Wrath Watch: Knee Surgery for Geovany Soto

He’s expected to miss three to four weeks.

by May 18, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

Reports: Kerry Wood Retiring Today (UPDATE: Might Pitch One Last Time)

If true, thanks for the good times, Kerry.

by May 18, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Chris Volstad is Almost Certainly Out of the Rotation and Other Bullets

Chris Volstad is Almost Certainly Out of the Rotation and Other Bullets

The brain trust is huddling, deciding what to do. Casey Coleman, Randy Wells, and Travis Wood could replace him, but Wood is the most likely.

by May 18, 2012 Chicago Cubs News