Post Tagged with: "Chicago Cubs"

Bud Selig Not a Fan of Marlon Byrd’s Relationship with Victor Conte

Bud Selig Not a Fan of Marlon Byrd’s Relationship with Victor Conte

Chicago Cubs center fielder Marlon Byrd is a physical specimen. Look at those guns. You don’t get that way without some serious training, and serious nutritional support – and I[Read More…]

by March 8, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Mike Quade Not Ready to Give Up on Carlos Silva

Mike Quade Not Ready to Give Up on Carlos Silva

Even after yesterday’s 8-run, 2-inning effort, Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade says he’s not giving up on pitcher Carlos Silva as a rotation option. Which, frankly, is the right thing[Read More…]

by March 8, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Zambrano Are Not Leaders

Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Zambrano Are Not Leaders

In his short time as manager, Mike Quade has already established that he likes to talk. A lot. As someone who writes about all things Chicago Cubs, having a gregarious[Read More…]

by March 6, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Carlos Silva Tells a Version of the Fight with Aramis Ramirez

Carlos Silva Tells a Version of the Fight with Aramis Ramirez

Chicago Cubs pitcher Carlos Silva, who wouldn’t speak to the media following Wednesday’s dugout scuffle with teammate Aramis Ramirez, broke his silence today, telling a slightly different version of events[Read More…]

by March 4, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Marty Brennaman: Cubs Not Good Enough to Win Division

Marty Brennaman: Cubs Not Good Enough to Win Division

Cincinnati Reds broadcasters have long had an interesting relationship with the Chicago Cubs. If you watch a Cubs/Reds game with Reds guys calling it – whether it’s Marty or Thom[Read More…]

Mike Quade is Clearly Worried About Starlin Castro

Mike Quade is Clearly Worried About Starlin Castro

If Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro has shown anything in his young Major League career, it’s that he can hit, but is subject to lapses in the field. Whether those[Read More…]

by March 3, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Why the 2011 Cincinnati Reds Will Suck

Why the 2011 Cincinnati Reds Will Suck

Editor’s Note: Yes, it’s that time of year again – the time for us to settle back into our protective bubble where the Chicago Cubs are destined for greatness, and[Read More…]

Andrew Cashner Has the Inside Track on a Rotation Spot

Andrew Cashner Has the Inside Track on a Rotation Spot

His Spring debut notwithstanding, Chicago Cubs hurler Andrew Cashner is going to get a very good chance to win one of the last two spots in the rotation. Cashner, 24,[Read More…]

by March 1, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Can You Speak? Want a Job with the Chicago Cubs?

Can You Speak? Want a Job with the Chicago Cubs?

The Chicago Cubs are looking for a┬áPublic Address Announcer for games at Wrigley Field this year, and, in the extremely unlikely event that I don’t get the job, here are[Read More…]

by February 28, 2011 Chicago Cubs News

Angel Guzman Ahead of Schedule

Chicago Cubs reliever Angel Guzman wasn’t expected to throw to hitters until mid-March following a long, long rehab from major shoulder surgery last March. But he’s ahead of schedule, and[Read More…]

by February 26, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Obsessive Pujols Watch: Ricketts Will Feel Pressure to Go After Albert

Obsessive Pujols Watch: Ricketts Will Feel Pressure to Go After Albert

Another (February) day, another article about free-agent-to-be Albert Pujols. This one comes from┬áBuster Olney, who correctly notes that, should Pujols actually reach free agency, the Chicago Cubs – and particularly[Read More…]

Relax: Carlos Zambrano is Cured

Relax: Carlos Zambrano is Cured

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by February 23, 2011 Chicago Cubs News
Dusty Baker is Griping About His Time with the Chicago Cubs

Dusty Baker is Griping About His Time with the Chicago Cubs

Dusty Baker hasn’t managed the Chicago Cubs in over four years, but that’s not stopping him from harping on his negative experience on the North Side. And his memory, like[Read More…]