Post Tagged with: "Nationals"


Matt Capps is Expected to Decide Between Cubs and Nationals Today

Matt Capps is Expected to Decide Between Cubs and Nationals Today

Multiple reports suggest that free agent reliever, and current Chicago Cubs top target, Matt Capps will be deciding between contract offers from the Cubs and the Washington Nationals later today.[Read More…]

by December 23, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
All Kinds of Chicago Cubs Outfield Rumors

All Kinds of Chicago Cubs Outfield Rumors

The Chicago Cubs now officially and actually have a hole in their outfield following the trade of right fielder Milton Bradley. But who’s worried, what with so many quality free[Read More…]

by December 21, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Jim Hendry Hearts Relievers: Cubs Are Finalist for Capps

Jim Hendry Hearts Relievers: Cubs Are Finalist for Capps

After finally trading Milton Bradley, Jim Hendry can turn his focus to the clear, singular problem with this team: the lack of middle relief. Um. Guh? Matt Capps is the[Read More…]

by December 21, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Arismendy Mota is a Chicago Cub

Today the Chicago Cubs executed a pre-planned trade for minor league pitcher Arismendy Mota, selected yesterday by the Washington Nationals in the AAA phase of the Rule 5 draft. The[Read More…]

by December 11, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Don’t Cry, But Mark DeRosa Isn’t Coming Back

Don’t Cry, But Mark DeRosa Isn’t Coming Back

For those Chicago Cubs fans holding out hope that the team would take interest in signing free agent Mark DeRosa – you’re going to have to get used to disappointment.[Read More…]

by November 19, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Friday Notes: Zambrano, Brenly, Riggleman

Editor’s Note: Apologies for the light, late, and (kind of) lame posting today. Massive server issues have had the site down all morning. A few items to keep you afloat[Read More…]

by November 13, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Has Jim Hendry’s Passion for Austin Kearns Abated? We’ll Find Out

One of the worst kept secrets of Jim Hendry’s tenure as the general manager of the Chicago Cubs is his lust for outfielder Austin Kearns. Hendry repeatedly – and publicly[Read More…]


Bob Brenly Wants to Manage – Maybe the Cubs, Maybe Elsewhere

Bob Brenly Wants to Manage – Maybe the Cubs, Maybe Elsewhere

Chicago Cubs broadcaster Bob Brenly has grown on Cubs fans – well, me anyway – and just as he has, he’s talking about leaving the broadcast booth for the dugout.[Read More…]

Why the Final Week Rainout and the Last Game Loss Were Blessings

The 2010 Major League Baseball draft order is out, pending changes due to free agency signings, and the Chicago Cubs come in at 16th. That the Cubs are 16th and[Read More…]

Cubs Minor Leaguer Busted for Steroids

Cubs Minor Leaguer Busted for Steroids

A youngster in the Chicago Cubs organization, participating at the Dominican Summer League level (read: really, really far away from ever having an impact on the big team), has been[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 5, Cubs 4 – August 27, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 5, Cubs 4 – August 27, 2009

A series loss to the Nationals may be the kick in the pants the Cubs need… to start selling.

by August 28, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 4, Cubs 9 – August 26, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 4, Cubs 9 – August 26, 2009

Yeah, look at that! The Cubs beat the Nationals! Where are all the Cardinal trolls now!?!

by August 27, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 15, Cubs 6 – August 25, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Nationals 15, Cubs 6 – August 25, 2009

That certainly feels like the RIP game for the 2009 Chicago Cubs.

by August 26, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores