Post Tagged with: "Padres"


Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Padres 4 – August 17, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Padres 4 – August 17, 2009

It’s easy to blame this one on Kevin Gregg (and I do), but once again the offense failed to do anything. If the Cubs continue to fade away, this season[Read More…]

by August 18, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Mark Prior is No Longer a Minor Leaguer

That’s because Mark “the Employee” Prior is about to be released from his minor league contract with the San Diego Padres. So much promise, so much athletic ability, and so[Read More…]

by August 1, 2009 MLB News and Rumors

Formerly Obsessive Peavywatch: Jake Peavy Traded to Chicago White Sox

OMG Jake Peavy! OMG Chicago! OMG… meh. It’s the White Sox, and the Cubs haven’t really even been remotely interested in half a year. The White Sox have acquired 2007[Read More…]

by July 31, 2009 MLB News and Rumors
Chicago Cubs: Dumping Players, and the Measure of Regret

Chicago Cubs: Dumping Players, and the Measure of Regret

The All Star break marks the not-really-but-figurative mid-point of the season. It always seems like a good time to reflect on pre-season items, and how things have played out (read:[Read More…]

by July 14, 2009 Analysis and Commentary

Very Rumorish Rumor: Heath Bell to the Cubs?

For now, treat with skepticism: According to a tweet from the Monty Show on Sirius 127 (apparently it’s a West Coast thing), the Chicago Cubs are close to acquiring reliever[Read More…]

by June 30, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Peavywatch: Stop Obsessing

Obsessive Peavywatch: Stop Obsessing

It’s over. It hasn’t been a legitimate or necessary or even wise dream for quite some time, but a dream still it was. This weekend, San Diego Padres ace Jake[Read More…]

Obsessive Peavywatch: Juicy Nuggets of Info

Obsessive Peavywatch: Juicy Nuggets of Info

An off day is the perfect time to return to obsessing about a trade that will almost certainly never happen, and given the Chicago Cubs’ offensive struggles, is almost certain[Read More…]


Kevin Kouzmanoff on His Way to Chicago?

Kevin Kouzmanoff on His Way to Chicago?

It was only a matter of time before the continued offensive struggles (the last two games against the Pirates aside) of the Chicago Cubs led to calls for a temporary[Read More…]

by May 27, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Padres 7 – May 24, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 2, Padres 7 – May 24, 2009

So, the Padres are supposed to be bad, right?

by May 25, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Padres 3 – May 23, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 1, Padres 3 – May 23, 2009

The Chicago Cubs have scored 3 runs in their last 45 innings. Allow that to sink in for a moment. Let the disbelief, horror, and hilarious-ridiculousness of that stat wash[Read More…]

by May 24, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Padres 4 – May 22, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 0, Padres 4 – May 22, 2009

Another game, another pathetic offensive performance. Hmm, how to be witty in the face of this…

by May 23, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Laughing Because It Isn’t the Cubs, oh, and Because It Is the White Sox

Minnesota Twins vs. Chicago White Sox – Recap – May 21, 2009 – ESPN. Butt = kicked. Oh, and on the same day as Peavy said he’d rather stay on[Read More…]

by May 22, 2009 Cubs Humor
Jake Peavy Says No to White Sox

Jake Peavy Says No to White Sox

Jake Peavy rejected his proposed trade to the White Sox earlier today. And there was much rejoicing. The two teams had a deal in place whereby the White Sox would[Read More…]