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Enhanced Box Score: Astros 5, Cubs 3 – August 31, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 5, Cubs 3 – August 31, 2009

You know, the poor outing by Rich Harden bothers me less in terms of the Cubs keeping a guy who had a poor outing, and more in terms of the[Read More…]

by September 1, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Astros 3, Cubs 12 – July 30, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 3, Cubs 12 – July 30, 2009

The bats keep co0king, and the Cubs keep winning. Very divergent and yet similar outcomes for the two starting pitchers…

by July 31, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Justin Berg Probably Hates Mitch Atkins

Before yesterday’s game against the Houston Astros, the Chicago Cubs made a minor move by sending reliever Jeff Stevens back to AAA Iowa, and calling up pitcher Mitch Atkins. The[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 0, Cubs 12 – July 29, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 0, Cubs 12 – July 29, 2009

It’s awesome to score 12 and all, but it kind of feels like a waste on a day that 1 would have done the trick. Still, feels good. But damn[Read More…]

by July 30, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Astros 11, Cubs 6 – July 28, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 11, Cubs 6 – July 28, 2009

Well, first place was nice. It’s good to have Ryan Dempster back and all, but he may want to consider, you know, pitching better. And as wonderful as the bullpen[Read More…]

by July 29, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Astros 1, Cubs 5 – July 27, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 1, Cubs 5 – July 27, 2009

Holy walk-off grand slam, Batman! Nothing like becoming a hero in the 13th to obfuscate an otherwise terrible, terrible game.

by July 28, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Obsessive Lee Neckwatch: Back Today

Obsessive Lee Neckwatch: Back Today

With all of our obsessive watches here at Bleacher Nation (Rich Harden’s shoulder, Aramis Ramirez’s dislocation, and of course, all things Jake Peavy), it is surprising that we haven’t yet[Read More…]

by July 27, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrathwatch: Ryan Dempster Gettin’ X-Rays

God’s Wrathwatch: Ryan Dempster Gettin’ X-Rays

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher/excessive celebrator Ryan Dempster is recovering adequately from a broken bone in his right big toe. If x-rays show that his bone is healing nicely, he could[Read More…]

by July 22, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
God Relents: Derrek Lee’s Neck Injury is Minor

God Relents: Derrek Lee’s Neck Injury is Minor

Derrek Lee’s bothersome neck is fine, he says. He’ll be ready for the doubleheader today. “I’m good; I’ll be in the lineup tomorrow,” he said. “There’s no story. I’m good.[Read More…]

by July 12, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Sorry Steve Clevenger and Chris Robinson, But the Cubs Think You Suck

Sorry Steve Clevenger and Chris Robinson, But the Cubs Think You Suck

When starting catcher Geovany Soto went down this week with an oblique injury, the Chicago Cubs had to scramble for a back-up catcher. And despite two adequately performing catchers at[Read More…]


Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Astros 2 – June 11, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Astros 2 – June 11, 2009

Ok, didn’t we play this game yesterday? It wasn’t funny the first time. And Geoff Blum? Seriously?

by June 12, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Astros 2 – June 10, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Astros 2 – June 10, 2009

Well, I guess the offensive display on Tuesday was a one-night-only kind of thing.

by June 11, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Jake Fox Out, Aaron Miles Back In

Jake Fox Out, Aaron Miles Back In

The Chicago Cubs optioned Jake Fox back to AAA Iowa last night to make room for utility infielder Aaron Miles, who is coming off of the disabled list. Now, there[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 7, Astros 1 – June 9, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 7, Astros 1 – June 9, 2009

Ah, a good old fashioned butt-kicking. Finally. Ted Lilly was money. Mike Fontenot was money. But it wasn’t all good…

by June 10, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Obsessive Peavywatch: Juicy Nuggets of Info

Obsessive Peavywatch: Juicy Nuggets of Info

An off day is the perfect time to return to obsessing about a trade that will almost certainly never happen, and given the Chicago Cubs’ offensive struggles, is almost certain[Read More…]