Post Tagged with: "Alfonso Soriano"


Chicago Cubs Sign Second Round Pick Reggie Golden

Some good news on the draft front – yesterday the Cubs announced that they had signed their second round pick, high school outfielder Reggie Golden. Reggie Golden got his first[Read More…]

The Chicago Cubs Are Positive

The Chicago Cubs Are Positive

Despite falling 10 games under .500, having lost ANOTHER series to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Chicago Cubs’ players are still trying to stay positive about the season. “There’s always time,”[Read More…]

by July 1, 2010 Chicago Cubs News

Zambranogate: Carlos Won’t Be Back Until After All Star Break

Zambranogate: Carlos Won’t Be Back Until After All Star Break

Although we aren’t yet sure when Chicago Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano will return to the team, we know that it won’t be for a while. Zambrano, 29, moves today from[Read More…]

by June 29, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Zambranogate: Carlos Zambrano Says It was Derrek Lee’s Fault

Zambranogate: Carlos Zambrano Says It was Derrek Lee’s Fault

As the World Turns… Video of Zambranogate shows the pitcher storming into the dugout after giving up four runs in the first inning on Friday, shouting – at no one[Read More…]

Tyler Colvin is Finally a Starter?

Tyler Colvin is Finally a Starter?

Coming out of Spring Training, the Chicago Cubs looked like they had five capable outfielders – a nice problem to have. Manager Lou Piniella vowed that youngster Tyler Colvin, who[Read More…]

by June 14, 2010 Chicago Cubs News

Lou Piniella, Like the Rest of Us, is Frustrated

Of course, some of our frustration is directed at Lou Piniella, himself – so at least in one regard, our respective frustrations diverge. Lou Piniella is fed up, and this[Read More…]

by June 5, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Zambrano Says He’s Fine, But This Bullpen Business is Becoming a Distraction

Zambrano Says He’s Fine, But This Bullpen Business is Becoming a Distraction

Carlos Zambrano is a quarterback kicking field goals. A center guarding Steve Nash. A starting pitcher…well, you know the rest. That’s the score, and we have no choice but to[Read More…]

by May 15, 2010 Chicago Cubs News

Lou Piniella Using Pop Rocks When Dynamite is Due

Lou Piniella Using Pop Rocks When Dynamite is Due

The Chicago Cubs offense sucks. And yet, several players are hitting very well. Ryan Theriot, Kosuke Fukudome, Marlon Byrd, Geovany Soto, Alfonso Soriano and Starlin Castro are all hitting very[Read More…]

Obsessive Ramirez Suck Watch: Aramis About to Get Bumped Down the Lineup

Obsessive Ramirez Suck Watch: Aramis About to Get Bumped Down the Lineup

After more than a month of terrible performance, Chicago Cubs third baseman Aramis Ramirez is going to head down the lineup. How far he falls is up to manager Lou[Read More…]

by May 5, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Still Want to Boo Alfonso Soriano?

Still Want to Boo Alfonso Soriano?

The obvious answer is no – not that you should have been booing him in the first place. But remember this moment the next time Soriano drops a fly ball,[Read More…]

by May 4, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Alfonso Soriano is Patient

Alfonso Soriano is Patient

If you’ve noticed one thing about Alfonso Soriano’s performance over the last couple of weeks, you’ve noticed that he’s hitting really well. If you’ve noticed two things about Alfonso Soriano’s[Read More…]

by April 28, 2010 Chicago Cubs News

Bob Brenly Doesn’t Much Care for Alfonso Soriano

Bob Brenly Doesn’t Much Care for Alfonso Soriano

Chicago Cubs broadcaster and generally beloved figure Bob Brenly has become increasingly outspoken about the team he covers in the last year or so. Previously critical of Cubs outfielder Alfonso[Read More…]

by April 21, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Alfonso Soriano Will Finally Stop that Stupid Hop

Alfonso Soriano Will Finally Stop that Stupid Hop

In the annals of Chicago Cubs history, there are no fewer than two “hops.” One, affectionately known as “the hop,” is remembered fondly by Cubs fans as following an exceptionally[Read More…]

by April 19, 2010 Chicago Cubs News