Post Tagged with: "Jim Hendry"


Lukewarm Stove: Jim Hendry Has Met with Agents for Javier Vazquez, Aaron Harang, and Vicente Padilla

Lukewarm Stove: Jim Hendry Has Met with Agents for Javier Vazquez, Aaron Harang, and Vicente Padilla

Starting pitchers are the order of the day, and the Chicago Cubs are considering at least three free agent starters. Because of the relative high cost of first-round draft-pick compensation,[Read More…]

by November 22, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Hendry: Cubs Willing to Take Time at First Base

Hendry: Cubs Willing to Take Time at First Base

The General Manager meetings are underway in Orlando, and Chicago Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry is already hard at work. His primary focus is first base, where he’ll consider a[Read More…]

by November 17, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors

Ryne Sandberg Could be the Phillies’ Next Manager – At AAA

Ryne Sandberg Could be the Phillies’ Next Manager – At AAA

Ryne Sandberg has decided to depart from the Chicago Cubs organization after failing to land the team’s big league managerial job, but that doesn’t mean he’s going to find a[Read More…]

by November 10, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Looking at Nick Johnson, Kerry Wood

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Looking at Nick Johnson, Kerry Wood

Two the of Chicago Cubs’ big priorities this winter are at first base and in the bullpen, and the team is expected to look at a familiar face for the[Read More…]

by November 4, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Ryne Sandberg is Gone

As I’ve said from the moment the Chicago Cubs managerial decision came down to Mike Quade and Ryne Sandberg: if Sandberg wasn’t chosen, he was done with the Cubs organization[Read More…]

by November 4, 2010 Chicago Cubs News

From the Duh File: Padres Pick Up Adrian Gonzalez’s Option

There was a 0.0000001% chance that Adrian Gonzalez would become a free agent after the 2010 season (you know, it actually may have been 0.0000002%). That chance officially just went[Read More…]

Chicago Cubs Organizational Meetings Begin Today – And So, Too, Does the Offseason

Chicago Cubs Organizational Meetings Begin Today – And So, Too, Does the Offseason

With the World Series at its close (thank GOD those poor, long-suffering Giants fans got their championship, no?), the offseason is officially upon us. Nearly 200 players filed for free[Read More…]

by November 2, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Kerry Wood is a Possibility

Lukewarm Stove: Kerry Wood is a Possibility

Just a day after the New York Yankees declined their 2011 option on pitcher Kerry Wood, a “source” now indicates that the Chicago Cubs would welcome Wood back if the[Read More…]

by October 29, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
If You’re Ready to Start Thinking About 2011, Cubs Convention Tickets On Sale Nov. 3

If You’re Ready to Start Thinking About 2011, Cubs Convention Tickets On Sale Nov. 3

Far be it from me to drag you out of your grousing about the crapbox that was the 2010 Chicago Cubs’ season. However, if you’re ready to start thinking about[Read More…]

by October 28, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Set Your DVRs – Chicago Cubs on ‘Undercover Boss’ on November 7

Set Your DVRs – Chicago Cubs on ‘Undercover Boss’ on November 7

If you like tedious, melodramatic reality programs about richies interacting with the common folk, get ready to combine two of your passions: the Chicago Cubs are going to be on[Read More…]

by October 26, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Lukewarm Stove: Nationals Unlikely to Re-Sign Adam Dunn, But Nationals Might Be Happy About It

Lukewarm Stove: Nationals Unlikely to Re-Sign Adam Dunn, But Nationals Might Be Happy About It

Most of what you read about impending free agent Adam Dunn from the Washington Nationals’ side is that the team is eager to re-sign the hulking slugger, but might not[Read More…]


Obsessive New Manager Watch: Cubs Continue to Wait for Joe Girardi – Probably

Obsessive New Manager Watch: Cubs Continue to Wait for Joe Girardi – Probably

The Chicago Cubs are down to the finalists for their managerial opening – interim manager Mike Quade, AAA Iowa manager Ryne Sandberg, and former Cleveland Indians manager Eric Wedge (the[Read More…]

by October 14, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Should the Chicago Cubs Trade Marlon Byrd?

Should the Chicago Cubs Trade Marlon Byrd?

With most of the club’s payroll tied up in but a hand full of players in 2011, the Chicago Cubs are going to have a difficult time improving the team[Read More…]