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Everybody Panic, and Then Relax, About Anthony Rizzo and Other Bullets

Everybody Panic, and Then Relax, About Anthony Rizzo and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ top prospect left his game yesterday with a scare, but it sounds like he’s going to be OK.

by June 13, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Chicago Cubs Fire Hitting Coach Rudy Jaramillo

Chicago Cubs Fire Hitting Coach Rudy Jaramillo

Minor league hitting coordinator James Rowson takes his place for now.

by June 12, 2012 Chicago Cubs News

A Roster Move for Jorge Soler and Other Bullets

A Roster Move for Jorge Soler and Other Bullets

When Soler is added to the 40-man, someone will have to go. Geovany Soto is rehabbing, Ryan Dempster won an award, and a Cubs prospect gets some love.

SQUEAL! Jorge Soler to the Chicago Cubs (UPDATE: 9 Years, $30 Million but With Caveats)

SQUEAL! Jorge Soler to the Chicago Cubs (UPDATE: 9 Years, $30 Million but With Caveats)

This, my friends, is very good news.

Jeff Samardzija is Going Back to School and Other Bullets

Jeff Samardzija is Going Back to School and Other Bullets

After a couple rough outings, Samardzija is back to getting some instruction from pitching coach Chris Bosio.

by June 11, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
The Cubs Are So Very Bad and Other Bullets

The Cubs Are So Very Bad and Other Bullets

The team is now on pace to lose 110 games, but could it get even worse?

by June 10, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
No Rizzo, No Vitters and Other Bullets

No Rizzo, No Vitters and Other Bullets

Although they keep hitting in AAA, there are no plans for a call-up right now. Alfonso Soriano is destroying the ball, Draft signings are trickling in, and Marlon Byrd is about to be dumped.


God’s Wrath Watch: Welington Castillo Headed to Rehab Stint, Geovany Soto Not There Yet

God’s Wrath Watch: Welington Castillo Headed to Rehab Stint, Geovany Soto Not There Yet

That’s great about Castillo, but the Cubs really need to get Soto back.

by June 8, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Alfonso Soriano is a DH and Other Bullets

Alfonso Soriano is a DH and Other Bullets

At least he will be this weekend. Rudy Jaramillo is bummin’, the Cubs did some good Draftin’, and AJ Pierzynski almost did some Cubbin’.

Dale Sveum Backed Off His Starlin Castro “Last Straw” Comments on His Own

Dale Sveum Backed Off His Starlin Castro “Last Straw” Comments on His Own

According to Jed Hoyer, Sveum wasn’t pushed to change course, and say he couldn’t bench Castro.

The Cubs’ Draft Was Probably a Success and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ Draft Was Probably a Success and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ strategy was both obvious and sound. Jed Hoyer says there aren’t many sellers so far this year, and where the heck is Matt Szczur?


Manny Corpas to Chicago, Blake Parker to 60-Day DL with “Elbow Stress”

Manny Corpas to Chicago, Blake Parker to 60-Day DL with “Elbow Stress”

Parker won’t be pitching again for at least a month.

by June 6, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Don’t Freak Out About Albert Almora Talking About College

Don’t Freak Out About Albert Almora Talking About College

The Cubs’ top pick is talking about going to college, but it’s just part of the game.