Post Tagged with: "Brewers"

Carlos Zambrano Would Accept a Trade to the White Sox?

Carlos Zambrano Would Accept a Trade to the White Sox?

Last week, when rumors of a possible Carlos Zambrano trade bubbled over, Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry came forward with his rebuttal: it wasn’t happening. No, not because the[Read More…]

by January 5, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Cubs Are Talking to Ben Sheets

The Cubs Are Talking to Ben Sheets

Much like the rumor that the Chicago Cubs are pursuing starting pitcher Joel Piniero (Buster Olney even had the Cubs as the “leader” at one point), there is a rumor[Read More…]

Chicago Cubs Looking at Kelvim Escobar

Chicago Cubs Looking at Kelvim Escobar

When it comes to pitchers, Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry has shown a penchant for loving two things: middle relievers and reclamation projects. So when an opportunity to combine[Read More…]

by December 17, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Cubs Interested in Joel Pineiro

Cubs Interested in Joel Pineiro

Maybe the Chicago Cubs will look for a starting pitcher after all. Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports has tweeted (what is the present perfect tense of “to tweet” – has[Read More…]

by December 10, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Chicago Cubs 2010 Spring Training Schedule

The Chicago Cubs 2010 Spring Training Schedule

The Chicago Cubs just released their 2010 Spring Training schedule. And, well, here it is: March 4 vs. Oakland Athletics March 5 vs. Arizona Diamondbacks March 6 vs. Chicago White[Read More…]

by November 19, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Looking at Marlon Byrd and Mike Cameron

Cubs Looking at Marlon Byrd and Mike Cameron

Assuming the Chicago Cubs are able to move Milton Bradley, the plan is to slide Kosuke Fukudome back to right field, and fill the void in center field via free[Read More…]

by November 11, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Jake Fox is Not a Starter – A Statistical Examination

Jake Fox is Not a Starter – A Statistical Examination

On Friday, May 8, the Chicago Cubs were playing the Milwaukee Brewers. It was a nondescript, early season game. In the third inning, Ryan Braun drove a hard grounder down[Read More…]

by October 21, 2009 Analysis and Commentary
Chicago Cubs Considering Next Hitting Coach

Chicago Cubs Considering Next Hitting Coach

The first rumor about a possible hitting coach replacement involves Texas Rangers’ coach Rudy Jaramillo. The Chicago Cubs let their hitting coach, Von Joshua, return to AAA Iowa. Joshua, himself,[Read More…]

by October 14, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Bob Brenly Wants to Manage – Maybe the Cubs, Maybe Elsewhere

Bob Brenly Wants to Manage – Maybe the Cubs, Maybe Elsewhere

Chicago Cubs broadcaster Bob Brenly has grown on Cubs fans – well, me anyway – and just as he has, he’s talking about leaving the broadcast booth for the dugout.[Read More…]

Why the Final Week Rainout and the Last Game Loss Were Blessings

The 2010 Major League Baseball draft order is out, pending changes due to free agency signings, and the Chicago Cubs come in at 16th. That the Cubs are 16th and[Read More…]

Series Preview: Cubs v. Giants, September 24 – September 27, 2009

Series Preview: Cubs v. Giants, September 24 – September 27, 2009

The Cubs head out to San Francisco to play spoiler to a Giants team that is in the desperate throws of a final playoff push. Oh to be them. A[Read More…]

by September 24, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Brewers 3 – September 23, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Brewers 3 – September 23, 2009

It’s never fun to lose, but there were some very encouraging things in this game.

by September 24, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 7, Brewers 2 – September 22, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 7, Brewers 2 – September 22, 2009

Congrats to Derrek Lee on topping his career high RBI mark, and to Randy Wells for his first solid start in the last few.

by September 23, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores