Milton Bradley Suspended for Two Games

Just got word that Milton Bradley has been suspended for two games by MLB for making contact with umpire Larry Vanover on Thursday. I didn’t see much of a bump,[Read More…]

by April 18, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Milton Bradley Punched An Umpire in the Face

Milton Bradley Punched An Umpire in the Face

Or so MLB would have you believe. Rumors are swirling that Bradley faces a suspension for “bumping” umpire Larry Vanover after his 3-2, bases loaded, totally not a strike, third[Read More…]

by April 18, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Google and YouTube Understand Cubs Fans’ Pain

Google and YouTube Understand Cubs Fans’ Pain

by April 18, 2009 Cubs Humor
Adam Wainwright is Kind of a Douche

Adam Wainwright is Kind of a Douche

Did anyone else see LOST this week, when Hurley commented to Miles that Dr. Pierre Chang – Miles’ father – was “a douche”? My friends and I looked at each[Read More…]

Well That’s a Shame

Well That’s a Shame

Chris Carpenter just can’t catch a break. Cardinals ace Chris Carpenter underwent a magnetic resonance imaging on Thursday that confirmed the 2005 NL Cy Young Award winner sustained a torn[Read More…]

by April 17, 2009 MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 7, Cubs 4, April 16, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 7, Cubs 4, April 16, 2009

I really hate the Cardinals. It’s gonna be a Cardinal-hating kind of day. But they don’t get the business in the box score today. That is reserved for Milton Bradley’s[Read More…]

by April 17, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Aramis Ramirez is Sore

Aramis Ramirez is Sore

Chicago Cubs third baseman Aramis Ramirez’s status for today’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals is still a bit up in the air. He was definitely still feeling a twinge[Read More…]

by April 16, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Chicago Cubs Fans Are Still Racist

Chicago Cubs Fans Are Still Racist

After patting itself on the back regarding the reach of its first racism piece (noting that “Cubs officials expressed disappointment with the Sun-Times story” – see how far reaching it[Read More…]

by April 16, 2009 Analysis and Commentary
Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 5, Cubs 2, April 15, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Rockies 5, Cubs 2, April 15, 2009

Rich Harden went just three innings and threw over 90 pitches. Yikes. Still, not what gets the enhancement – especially because we predicted this would happen.

by April 16, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Chicago Cubs Fans Are Racist… Apparently

Chicago Cubs Fans Are Racist… Apparently

We’ve heard this meme before, and although I don’t want to believe it, I quite frankly don’t have enough experience at Wrigley Field to confirm or deny. The Sun-Times put[Read More…]

by April 15, 2009 Analysis and Commentary
God’s Wrathwatch: Soto and Ramirez Back Today, Bradley Back Whenever

God’s Wrathwatch: Soto and Ramirez Back Today, Bradley Back Whenever

In case you missed it, Geovany Soto (shoulder) and Aramis Ramirez (back) are expected back in the starting lineup today against the Rockies. Milton Bradley (tender, tender groin), on the[Read More…]

by April 15, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
New Ownerwatch: Not Getting Done Any Time Soon

New Ownerwatch: Not Getting Done Any Time Soon

Remember when the Ricketts family won the bidding for the Chicago Cubs and there was much joy? Remember when they were going to take over by Opening Day and there[Read More…]

by April 15, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

The Cublogoverse is Going Corporate

The Cublogoverse is Going Corporate

There has always been an “old media” element of the Cublogoverse: the Tribune, the Sun-Times, the Daily Herald, etc. Without them – and more importantly, their access – the “new[Read More…]

by April 14, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Oh Yeah, Aramis Ramirez is Hurt, Too

Oh Yeah, Aramis Ramirez is Hurt, Too

You may have noticed that the Cubs were without three regulars yesterday. In addition to catcher Geovany Soto and right fielder Milton Bradley, third baseman Aramis Ramirez sat out the[Read More…]

by April 14, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Milton Bradley is Fragile: Out for Three to Five Days

Milton Bradley is Fragile: Out for Three to Five Days

The Chicago Cubs have always been persnickety about sharing injury information, but with Milton Bradley a veritable treasure trove of injuries, they’re going to have to open up a bit[Read More…]

by April 14, 2009 Chicago Cubs News