Post Tagged with: "Giants"


Rich Harden Probably Won’t Be Back in 2010

Rich Harden Probably Won’t Be Back in 2010

Although Rich Harden has said he’d like to return to the Chicago Cubs next year, the Cubs appear to have other plans. “We’ll see what happens,” [Harden] said. “Hopefully we’ll[Read More…]

by September 29, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: To the Giants for Aaron Rowand?

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: To the Giants for Aaron Rowand?

Yes, it’s time for another obsessive watch. Harden’s shoulder largely held up this year, the Cubs’ new owner is all but in place, and Jake Peavy ended up on the[Read More…]

by September 28, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Giants 5 – September 27, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Giants 5 – September 27, 2009

Ultimately, by winning three of four, the Cubs effectively ended the Giants’ playoff hopes. Still, a four-game sweep would have been nice.

by September 28, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 6, Giants 2 – September 26, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 6, Giants 2 – September 26, 2009

The Chicago Cubs win again. That’s six of seven since a certain somebody was sent home. I’m not saying. I’m just sayin’.

by September 27, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Giants 0 – September 25, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Giants 0 – September 25, 2009

Big Z was pretty much everything.

by September 26, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Giants 2 – September 24, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Giants 2 – September 24, 2009

How about Ryan Dempster? He’s been absolutely dominant for nearly two months now. Good for him.

by September 25, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
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

No Trades Are Currently in the Works for the Cubs, but That Could Change

No Trades Are Currently in the Works for the Cubs, but That Could Change

Despite the recent waiver claims of pitchers Rich Harden and Aaron Heilman, the Chicago Cubs say they aren’t currently pursuing trades with the claiming teams. In fact, they haven’t even[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Phillies 4, Cubs 3 – August 11, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Phillies 4, Cubs 3 – August 11, 2009

Sure, the Cardinals, Rockies and Giants all lost, so everyone says “at least the Cubs didn’t lose a game in the standings.” I’ve always hated that expression. Of course they[Read More…]

by August 12, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

I Told You Freddy Sanchez Wasn’t Coming to the Cubs

The San Francisco Giants just acquired Sanchez from the Pirates. Leaving no ambiguity about their intention to chase a playoff spot this season, the Giants dealt heralded minor league pitcher[Read More…]

by July 30, 2009 MLB News and Rumors
Freddy Sanchez Unlikely for the Cubs

Freddy Sanchez Unlikely for the Cubs

Mini update on the Chicago Cubs’ pursuit of a bat. The one spot in the lineup that could even potentially, realistically be upgraded is second base, and fans have been[Read More…]

Hey, Maybe the Cubs Really Are Looking at Freddy Sanchez

Hey, Maybe the Cubs Really Are Looking at Freddy Sanchez

Can the Cubs trade for the version of Freddy Sanchez that hits .350? Freddy Sanchez was in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ lineup Friday night, putting to rest any thought that the[Read More…]

by July 13, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Two Possible Trade Options for the Cubs

Two Possible Trade Options for the Cubs

Two recent rumor-ettes are percolating involving the Chicago Cubs and a couple ok-but-not-great players that are on the block. First up, the Pittsburgh Pirates are planning to trade Freddy Sanchez[Read More…]

by July 10, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Dusty Baker’s Head Was Thoroughly Buried in the Sand

Dusty Baker’s Head Was Thoroughly Buried in the Sand

Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker now has the dubious distinction of having managed two of the most notorious busted steroid users – Barry Bonds with the San Francisco Giants and[Read More…]

Derrek Lee to the Giants?

Derrek Lee to the Giants?

Obviously it’s not time for the Cubs to go into sell mode, but as a .500 team buried in the N.L. Central, it isn’t shocking that the sell-type rumors are[Read More…]

by June 15, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors