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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…]

God’s Wrath Watch: God Really Hates Cubs Outfielders, Including Sam Fuld

God’s Wrath Watch: God Really Hates Cubs Outfielders, Including Sam Fuld

If you’re going to play in the outfield for the Chicago Cubs, you better be prepared to miss some time with an injury. This time, it’s super sub Sam Fuld[Read More…]

by September 16, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

God’s Wrathwatch: Jeff Baker’s Finger OK

God’s Wrathwatch: Jeff Baker’s Finger OK

Utility man Jeff Baker is going to be ok, it seems. Jeff Baker was supposed to start at third base, but he took a groundball off his right pinkie finger[Read More…]

by August 30, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrathwatch: Remember Reed Johnson?

God’s Wrathwatch: Remember Reed Johnson?

Yeah, Reed Johnson is still on the Chicago Cubs. He’s just not healthy. Still. X-rays of Reed Johnson’s foot show it is not healing as quickly as hoped, and he[Read More…]

by August 25, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
God Hates Slothwatch: Gorzelanny Injury Not Serious

God Hates Slothwatch: Gorzelanny Injury Not Serious

Tom Gorzelanny is not expected to miss his next start after suffering a contusion in last night’s game. The contusion, a fancy word for bruise, came off a Dexter Fowler[Read More…]

by August 11, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
God’s Wrathwatch: Ryan Dempster Gettin’ X-Rays

God’s Wrathwatch: Ryan Dempster Gettin’ X-Rays

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher/excessive celebrator Ryan Dempster is recovering adequately from a broken bone in his right big toe. If x-rays show that his bone is healing nicely, he could[Read More…]

by July 22, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

God’s Wrath, er, Blessingwatch: Geovany Soto and Ryan Dempster Progressing Very Well

God’s Wrath, er, Blessingwatch: Geovany Soto and Ryan Dempster Progressing Very Well

The battery of catcher Geovany Soto and pitcher Ryan Dempster went down within days of each other before the All-Star break. The verdict on each had them out for more[Read More…]

by July 17, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Are Still Scouting Pedro Martinez, Unlikely to Sign Him

Cubs Are Still Scouting Pedro Martinez, Unlikely to Sign Him

After last week’s bizarre revelation that the Chicago Cubs were just one of two teams in serious pursuit of starting pitcher Pedro Martinez, it was only a matter of time[Read More…]

The Chicago Cubs Are Scouting Pedro Martinez

The Chicago Cubs Are Scouting Pedro Martinez

You read that right, folks. Somehow, some way, for some reason, the Chicago Cubs recently scouted formerly awesome pitcher, and currently broken guy,┬áPedro Martinez. A source close to Pedro Martinez[Read More…]

by June 11, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Aramis Ramirez Just Broke His Shoulder or Arm or Something

Details as they become available, but it doesn’t look good. Ramirez dove for a Ryan Braun ball (more reason to hate that goony looking freak), and landed awkwardly. Early thoughts[Read More…]

by May 8, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

The Cubs Are Power Ranked

The Cubs Are Power Ranked

I don’t know why every ranking of Major League Baseball teams in the universe are called “power rankings” (because baseball involves power, I guess?), but they are. And the first[Read More…]

Why the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals Will Suck

Why the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals Will Suck

This is the fifth and final installment in Bleacher Nation’s 2009 preview of the National League Central – specifically, how every team not named the Cubs is going to suck.[Read More…]

Why the 2009 Milwaukee Brewers Will Suck

Why the 2009 Milwaukee Brewers Will Suck

This is the second installment in Bleacher Nation’s weekly series, exploring precisely why the other teams in the National League Central are going to suck in 2009. Previously: Cincinnati Reds.[Read More…]

by March 5, 2009 Analysis and Commentary
Best. Harry Caray Impression. Ever.

Best. Harry Caray Impression. Ever.

I would embed if I could. You want to go to here: Boys of Spring – Matt Wagner Impersonates Harry Caray.

by February 21, 2009 Cubs Humor

2009 Draft Order and Free Agent Compensation

Go here for the 2009 Chicago Cubs Draft resource. This will include order, results, minor league designations, and articles. As more free agents sign, the 2009 draft order becomes closer[Read More…]