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Jake Peavy to Chicago! wait, um, White Sox?

Jake Peavy to Chicago! wait, um, White Sox?

Maybe when Jake Peavy said he really wanted to come to Chicago if he were traded, he didn’t necessarily just mean the North Side. The latest rumor, seemingly spread late[Read More…]

by May 21, 2009 MLB News and Rumors
Obsessive Peavywatch: Tired of It Yet? Too Bad!

Obsessive Peavywatch: Tired of It Yet? Too Bad!

You missed it. Admit it. You missed it. The Obsessive Peavywatch is back! New scuttlebutt from Jayson Stark has Jake Peavy possibly on the move, and the Cubs as a[Read More…]

by May 20, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Ryan Theriot is Either on Steroids, or Doesn’t Have a Sense of Irony

Ryan Theriot is Either on Steroids, or Doesn’t Have a Sense of Irony

We’ve all said it. When Ryan Theriot started hitting bombs this year, we all made the same joke: he’s on the juice! Naturally, we didn’t actually believe it, but it[Read More…]

by May 16, 2009 Analysis and Commentary
Enhanced Box Score: Padres 3, Cubs 11, May 14, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 3, Cubs 11, May 14, 2009

Offensive explosion and a sweep. Swoot.

by May 15, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Wait, You Say Chad Gaudin Hurt His Back HOW?

Wait, You Say Chad Gaudin Hurt His Back HOW?

Today, now a successful starting pitcher with the San Diego Padres, the Chicago Cubs welcome back the man acquired with Rich Harden last year, Chad Gaudin. Believe it or not,[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 4, Cubs 6, May 13, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 4, Cubs 6, May 13, 2009

Rain-shortened win for the Cubs. Homers a-plenty. Good for Soriano. Good for Soto. But even the best for…

by May 14, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
The Cubs Have an 88-Year Old Blind Cardinals Fan Scouting the Padres – No, Seriously

The Cubs Have an 88-Year Old Blind Cardinals Fan Scouting the Padres – No, Seriously

The last two decades of professional baseball have been marked by many things – steroids, dramatic salary increases, lavish ballparks. But one of the defining elements of the era has[Read More…]

by May 13, 2009 Analysis and Commentary

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 2, Cubs 6, May 12, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Padres 2, Cubs 6, May 12, 2009

Jake Peavy comes to Wrigley to pitch against the Cubs, and woot woot the Cubs win. And Milton Bradley hit a 900 foot homer. But there can be only one[Read More…]

by May 13, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
Derrek Lee Might Be Back Tonight

Derrek Lee Might Be Back Tonight

The Cubs may be one step closer to full strength tonight in the series opener against the San Diego Padres. Derrek Lee, who’s been out almost a week could be[Read More…]

by May 12, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Ryan Theriot … has … the … POWER!!!

Ryan Theriot … has … the … POWER!!!

In honor of Ryan Theriot’s power surge, we present a humorous photo from the Cubs Brickyard. Though, if he keeps hitting bombs, the photo will become less humorous and more[Read More…]

Oh Thank God – The Cubs Might Save $400k

Oh Thank God – The Cubs Might Save $400k

The Chicago Cubs dumped reliever Chad Gaudin after a crummy Spring, and looked prepared to eat his $2 million salary. Rejoice! The Cubs look likely to now have to eat[Read More…]


Obsessive Peavywatch: The Cubs Literally Almost Acquired Jake Peavy

Obsessive Peavywatch: The Cubs Literally Almost Acquired Jake Peavy

We all know that the Chicago Cubs were pursuing a deal for Jake Peavy in the offseason. But we had been led to believe that the deal never got past[Read More…]

by April 7, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Peavywatch: Moorad’s in Control, and Willing to Move Peavy

Obsessive Peavywatch: Moorad’s in Control, and Willing to Move Peavy

Now that Jeff Moorad has taken over the Padres, and has some indeterminate amount of control over player personnel decisions, he was bound to start getting peppered with Jake Peavy[Read More…]