He’s got the rookie of the month thing down, but what about rookie of the year?
Chicago Cubs News
Although we’ve not heard much, apparently discussions are still quietly ongoing. And the possibility of a relocated season pops up again.
The Cubs’ brass comes up for air, and speaks candidly about a crazy couple weeks.
With the trade deadline passed, when do the Cubs call up their top young players at AAA?
I know that immediately makes you flinch.
Volstad might get one more shot to stick in the rotation. Cabrera has been striking out everyone in sight at AA and AAA.
The Braves are happy, as are the Garzas. Darwin Barney is beaned, and Gerardo Concepcion is missing. And the Cubs have some top prospects.
Not the Dodgers or Yankees.
The Cubs get a PTBNL or cash, in addition to getting pitching prospect Jake Brigham.
Goldstein talks about Dempster, Garza, and Soriano, as well as the Paul Maholm/Reed Johnson deal and the Geovany Soto deal.
The ramifications of last night’s deals trickle in, Ryan Dempster speaks, and Darwin Barney wins a hustle award.
Everyone loves Anthony Rizzo, and that’s totally fair. Dale Sveum explains Carlos Marmol, Bryan LaHair knows he’s struggling, and Matt Holliday offers SCardenfreude.
The White Sox pick up a pitcher, and the A’s pick up a catcher. How does that affect the Cubs? More on Samardzija’s stuff and Barney’s glove.