Post Tagged with: "Rich Harden"

Obsessive Harden Shoulder Watch: Skipping Starts

Obsessive Harden Shoulder Watch: Skipping Starts

Ah, I bet you thought this obsessive watch was over. After a string of poor, short outings, the Chicago Cubs have decided to skip Rich Harden’s turn in the rotation[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 9, Cubs 5 – September 16, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Brewers 9, Cubs 5 – September 16, 2009

Rich Harden certainly didn’t help his free agency cause with this poor outing. But he avoids the derisive enhancement this time.

by September 17, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Screeching Tire Sound: Cubs WILL Shop Carlos Zambrano This Winter

When Bruce Levine suggested yesterday that the Chicago Cubs might look to trade ace Carlos Zambrano this winter, most pundits gave it short shrift (including yours truly). After all, without[Read More…]

by September 15, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Carlos Zambrano and Milton Bradley to be Traded? Bruce Levine Thinks So

Carlos Zambrano and Milton Bradley to be Traded? Bruce Levine Thinks So

The Chicago Cubs 2009 season has certainly been a disappointment. Of course, it’s not quite over yet, but that’s not stopping the Cubs from discussing 2010. “We haven’t talked about[Read More…]

Esmailin Caridad to Chicago

The Cubs continue to expand their roster to include young guys who’ve already spent some time with the big league club this year, yesterday calling up Esmailin Caridad. Caridad, 25,[Read More…]

by September 7, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Jeff Samardzija Will Be Heading to Chicago Soon, Wants to Start

Jeff Samardzija Will Be Heading to Chicago Soon, Wants to Start

With expanded rosters, the Cubs are going to be seeing a lot of familiar faces. Just in time for college football season. That was supposed to be some kind of[Read More…]


Jim Hendry Says the Cubs Were Never Really Going to Make a Trade

Jim Hendry Says the Cubs Were Never Really Going to Make a Trade

To trade or not to trade? It was the question that dominated the headlines last week as the waiver trade deadline approached. Would the Chicago Cubs succumb to the reality[Read More…]

So Now That Rich Harden Stayed, Will He Stay Past This Year?

So Now That Rich Harden Stayed, Will He Stay Past This Year?

Rich Harden is still very young – just 27 – and when healthy, has been one of the best pitchers in baseball. That sounds . . . familiar. It also[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 5, Cubs 3 – August 31, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Astros 5, Cubs 3 – August 31, 2009

You know, the poor outing by Rich Harden bothers me less in terms of the Cubs keeping a guy who had a poor outing, and more in terms of the[Read More…]

by September 1, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Rich Harden is a Chicago Cub … Still

The waiver trade deadline, 1 p.m. EST, has come and gone. Remaining Chicago Cubs are pitchers Rich Harden and Aaron Heilman – the subjects of increased trade chatter after their[Read More…]

by August 31, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Harden to Twins is Possible, but Not Likely

Today is the waiver trade deadline, so it is the last day – like, seriously, this is THE deadline – to trade players for the 2009 season. Players placed on[Read More…]

by August 31, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Reports: Cubs May Work Out Trade with Twins for Rich Harden

Reports: Cubs May Work Out Trade with Twins for Rich Harden

In a throwaway line from his column yesterday on the Jeff Baker and Alfonso Soriano injuries, Bruce Miles dropped a mini bombshell: Harden update: There are reports that the Cubs[Read More…]

by August 30, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
You Know, Maybe the Cubs Could Trade Rich Harden

You Know, Maybe the Cubs Could Trade Rich Harden

When it was revealed earlier this week that, among others, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Rich Harden had been claimed off waivers, folks immediately started buzzing about the possibility of a[Read More…]

by August 29, 2009 Analysis and Commentary
Other Cubs Claimed on Waivers

Other Cubs Claimed on Waivers

As we speculated when the report of pitchers Rich Harden and Aaron Heilman being claimed on waivers came out, several other Chicago Cubs were placed on waivers, and claimed. Harden[Read More…]

No Trades Are Currently in the Works for the Cubs, but That Could Change

No Trades Are Currently in the Works for the Cubs, but That Could Change

Despite the recent waiver claims of pitchers Rich Harden and Aaron Heilman, the Chicago Cubs say they aren’t currently pursuing trades with the claiming teams. In fact, they haven’t even[Read More…]