Post Tagged with: "Marlins"


Wouldn’t Matter if it Were Any Other Team: Smoltz Nearing Deal with Cardinals

Wouldn’t Matter if it Were Any Other Team: Smoltz Nearing Deal with Cardinals

A Smoltz with any other team would not smell as sweet – or perform as well. John Smoltz is apparently close to signing with the St. Louis Cardinals. Smoltz, 42,[Read More…]

by August 19, 2009 MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Marlins 3 – August 2, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Marlins 3 – August 2, 2009

That. Hurt.

by August 3, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 9, Marlins 8 – August 1, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 9, Marlins 8 – August 1, 2009

There aren’t words for how crazy that game was. A couple of star Ramirez’s hurt after being hit by pitches. Zambrano out. Theriot in. Gregg blows. Soriano infield. All over[Read More…]

by August 2, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

This is Just Ridiculous: Aramis Ramirez Out, Too

It’s unclear what is wrong with him, but Aramis Ramirez left tonight’s game against the Marlins in the 10th. Ramirez was hit by a pitch on the left elbow, and[Read More…]

by August 1, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

God is a Kid with a Magnifying Glass on a Hot Summer Day: Zambrano Out

Carlos Zambrano left today’s game against the Marlins in the third inning with “stiffness in his back.” Awesome. If there’s one thing this Cubs team needs, it’s more injuries.

by August 1, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Marlins 5 – July 31, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Marlins 5 – July 31, 2009

It’s easy to pin this one on Carlos Marmol, but it has just as much to do with the lack of offense – specifically the 0-fer in the top two[Read More…]

by August 1, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Sam Fuld to Chicago, Mitch Atkins to Iowa, Other Roster Moves

The Chicago Cubs sent pitcher Mitch Atkins back to AAA Iowa yesterday, and are expected to recall outfielder Sam Fuld later today before the game against the Florida Marlins. The[Read More…]

by July 31, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

The Cubs Are Looking at Mark Teahen and Jeremy Hermida

You have to wonder whether Reed Johnson going down will change the Cubs’ outfield priorities, but for now, it appears they’re still looking for a corner outfield bat from the[Read More…]

by July 30, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lou Piniella is Clearly Pissed at Milton Bradley and Jim Hendry

Lou Piniella is Clearly Pissed at Milton Bradley and Jim Hendry

Following the Chicago Cubs’ crushing and embarrassing sweep in the playoffs last year at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers, manager Lou Piniella was ardent in his support for[Read More…]


Confirming What We Already Knew But Were Afraid to Say: Sammy Sosa Tested Positive for Steroids in 2003

Confirming What We Already Knew But Were Afraid to Say: Sammy Sosa Tested Positive for Steroids in 2003

Well crap. I say that not because I am (was?) a huge Sammy Sosa fan. Sure, his dual with Mark McGwire in 1998 was unreal (actually, I guess it was),[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 4, Cubs 6, May 3, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 4, Cubs 6, May 3, 2009

Derrek Lee hit a grand slam and the Cubs won again. Great. But at what cost?

by May 4, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
You Gotta Be F’in Kidding Me: Zambrano Leaves With Hamstring Injury

You Gotta Be F’in Kidding Me: Zambrano Leaves With Hamstring Injury

What is that, 7 down, 18 to go? Cubs starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano had to leave Sunday’s game against the Florida Marlins in the fifth inning after straining his left[Read More…]

by May 3, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 1, Cubs 6, May 2, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 1, Cubs 6, May 2, 2009

Ted Lilly was dominant but only one man deserves enhancement on this day.

by May 3, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores