Post Tagged with: "Braves"

Enhanced Box Score: Braves 2, Cubs 1 – July 7, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Braves 2, Cubs 1 – July 7, 2009

Great pitching performance for the Cubs by Carlos Zambrano in a pinch. But unfortunately, Javier Vazquez was just a little better.

by July 8, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Braves 2, Cubs 4 – July 6, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Braves 2, Cubs 4 – July 6, 2009

At what point do we stop holding our collective breath with Randy Wells, and just accept that he is somehow a solid Major League starter? Whatever that threshold is, he’s[Read More…]

by July 7, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Angel Guzman is Rehabbing, Um, Good

Angel Guzman is Rehabbing, Um, Good

Chicago Cubs reliever Angel Guzman – a guy with a long, long history of injuries to add unfortunate color to his incredibly successful 2009 thus far – is rehabbing a[Read More…]

by July 1, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Aramis Ramirez Could Be Back by Monday

Aramis Ramirez Could Be Back by Monday

As we obsessively watch Aramis Ramirez’s slow return from a dislocated shoulder, he’s finally ready for his rehab assignment. It is going to start on Friday with the Peoria Cubs,[Read More…]

by July 1, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Braves 2 – June 22, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Braves 2 – June 22, 2009

Lots of hits. Lots of walks. Great pitching. And a loss.

by June 23, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Cubs Could Sport Benchy Lineup Today Against Braves

I know it’s just a makeup game, but it’s still, um, a real game. Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella plans to sit some regulars today against the Atlanta Braves –[Read More…]

by June 22, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Rumor: Mark DeRosa Back to the Cubs?

The Sons of Ivy Cubs message board is reporting that MLB network claimed the Atlanta Braves and the Chicago Cubs are the primary suitors for former Cub Mark DeRosa. Now[Read More…]

by June 10, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Braves 2 – June 3, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Braves 2 – June 3, 2009

Another blown lead, another extra inning game. How the hell did the Cubs win this one?

by June 4, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Braves 6 – June 2, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Braves 6 – June 2, 2009

If there was ever a game that collectively stepped on your nuts, it was this one. And by your nuts, and I mean Randy Wells’ nuts. So much blame to[Read More…]

by June 3, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Jake Peavy Says No to White Sox

Jake Peavy Says No to White Sox

Jake Peavy rejected his proposed trade to the White Sox earlier today. And there was much rejoicing. The two teams had a deal in place whereby the White Sox would[Read More…]


Will the Cubs Ever Sign a LOOGY?

MLBTradeRumors recently put together a solid list of the available lefty relievers on the market, who specialize in getting left-handed hitters out (that’s LOOGYs to us nerds). The list looks[Read More…]

by February 22, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Jake Peavy: Padres > Cubs > Braves

Jake Peavy: Padres > Cubs > Braves

The non-story that won’t go away (and we won’t let it, damn it!), well, won’t go away. As spring training begins, details are emerging about the possible Cubs-Padres Jake Peavy[Read More…]

Ronny Cedeno Gets Paid

Ronny Cedeno Gets Paid

No arbitration for Ronny Cedeno – no surprise there. The Cubs avoided arbitration with infielder Ronny Cedeno, agreeing to a one-year, $822,000 deal. Cedeno, once considered the Cubs’ future at[Read More…]

by January 16, 2009 Chicago Cubs Transactions

Just Kidding About Derek Lowe

Strike against me, MLBTradeRumors, and Baseball Prospectus on that one. Well, sort of. None of said he was going to the Cubs. I was merely reporting that MLBTradeRumors was reporting[Read More…]

by January 13, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Are Looking at Derek Lowe?

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Are Looking at Derek Lowe?

I’ve yet to read any credible and/or detailed report regarding the Chicago Cubs and free agent pitcher Derek Lowe. Additionally, for a variety of reasons, the Cubs don’t make a[Read More…]

by January 13, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors