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...]
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The Chicago Cubs head out west to take on the surprisingly still good Colorado Rockies. And so begins a very tough stretch – and yet critically important – of the[Read More...]
The Chicago Cubs head on down to Florida to take on the Marlins for a three-game set. South Florida in August is quite warm. Enjoy that, boys. So, the series[Read More...]
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...]
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...]
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...]
The Chicago Cubs square up for the second time – in a battle for second place – against the Milwaukee Brewers. This is one of those May series that, in[Read More...]
Another two-game series, and this time is the pitiful Houston Astros. Don’t the MLB schedule-makers know that all a two-game series does is increase my work? So, the series preview:[Read More...]
It seems Lou Piniella was ready to lose a game.
The Cubs win their fourth in a row, and in the meantime discover the greatest power hitter known to man.