No surprise on Woody, and probably not on the other two, either.
A big hitter with a great name, and a guy who threw a no-hitter with two first names.
The versatile prospect destroyed the Northwest League, and is now getting some time behind the plate. Bob Brenly has a new job, and the Tribune is paywallin’.
Alfonso Soriano is resistent to DH’ing, and the Cubs “will shop” Matt Garza when he shows he’s healthy.
It’s still a sad day, and it’s time to start thinking about who’s next.
A number of Cubs players are heading out for Winter ball, giving us some baseball action deep into December. Also, an early look at 2013 Draft bonus pools.
The Cubs’ color man for eight years, Brenly is now leaving for other opportunities.
Theo offers it up.
How is this possible? And how is it not super embarrassing?
A 2% drop overall, and 10% in the bleachers.
Is Szczur’s presence on the 40-man going to become a problem? Nebraska wants to play some football at Wrigley Field, and Len Kasper does some writing.
How much are these guys going to make in 2013 … if the Cubs decide to keep them at all?
This is a serious get for Baker, all things considered.
Another high and late slide for the Cardinals’ outfielder makes me wonder whether he’s just a dirty player.
These are some things that you should do.
The Ricketts family bought the franchise for more than $800 million in 2009. But has that rocketed up?
Do the Cubs have their 4th outfielder for 2013? And is Wang quietly one of the better strikeout pitchers in the system?
The Cubs have fired their long-time traveling secretary … but why?
The one-game Wild Card playoff is probably here to stay. Instructionals have ended, but the Fall League rolls on.