Post Tagged with: "Tigers"


OMGranderson Watch: The Cubs Would Be Nuts Not to Trade Starlin Castro for Curtis Granderson

OMGranderson Watch: The Cubs Would Be Nuts Not to Trade Starlin Castro for Curtis Granderson

The Chicago Cubs are finally in a place, prospect-wise, where they can pick and choose what prospects they will consider trading for a clear upgrade on the big league club.[Read More…]

OMGranderson Watch: The Cubs Have the Prospects to Get Granderson, But Will They Use Them?

OMGranderson Watch: The Cubs Have the Prospects to Get Granderson, But Will They Use Them?

The Watch has officially entered OMG level. In years past, when the Chicago Cubs were in on a big trade target, there was always a huge knock on their chances:[Read More…]

by November 16, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Center Field Pickens Are Slim

Center Field Pickens Are Slim

If the Chicago Cubs are successful in their plan to move right fielder Milton Bradley, they will slide Kosuke Fukudome back to his natural position, right field. That will leave[Read More…]

by November 16, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Obsessive Curtis Granderson Watch: Cubs Are “Absolutely” Interested

Obsessive Curtis Granderson Watch: Cubs Are “Absolutely” Interested

Well, it’s that time, friends. You were there when it was Jake Peavy. You were there when it was (OMG) Brian Roberts. You were there for the only successful one[Read More…]

by November 15, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Curtis Granderson is Available, the Chicago Cubs are Drooling

Curtis Granderson is Available, the Chicago Cubs are Drooling

At least I hope so. An anonymous NL executive has said that he was informed Detroit Tigers center fielder Curtis Granderson is being shopped this Winter. Could there be a[Read More…]

by November 12, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Milton Bradley to the Tigers for Jeremy Bonderman?

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Milton Bradley to the Tigers for Jeremy Bonderman?

As the post-season winds down, the Milton Bradley rumors will continue to intensify. The Chicago Cubs, no doubt, want to move him before the meaty part of the free agent[Read More…]

by October 26, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

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…]


Milton Bradley is Probably Not Going to Detroit

Milton Bradley is Probably Not Going to Detroit

It is rare that Chicago Cubs trade rumors pop up and dissolve all within the span of a couple hours, but that’s what happened late yesterday regarding right fielder Milton[Read More…]

by July 26, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
DJ LeMahieu is a Chicago Cub

DJ LeMahieu is a Chicago Cub

Following his excellent performance in the College World Series, DJ LeMahieu was looking a little bit more like a solid second round pick for the Cubs, and a little less[Read More…]

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Tigers 6 – June 25, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 5, Tigers 6 – June 25, 2009

I think I’m going to start being more positive. It wasn’t a terrible performance by the offense, which is good. Swept by the Tigers, yes. But they are an excellent[Read More…]

by June 26, 2009 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Tigers 5 – June 24, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Tigers 5 – June 24, 2009

Another day, another loss. And another unbelievably pathetic performance offensively with runners in scoring position. 1 for 15. (!)

by June 25, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Tigers 5 – June 23, 2009

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 4, Tigers 5 – June 23, 2009

When Micah Hoffpauir hit that home run, boy were things feeling good. I hope you turned off the game just then.

by June 24, 2009 Enhanced Box Scores
The Cubs World Series Chances Are Diminishing, But Still Surprisingly High

The Cubs World Series Chances Are Diminishing, But Still Surprisingly High

When the 2009 season started, the Chicago Cubs were the prohibitive favorite to win the National League Central, and were a strong favorite to represent the Senior Circuit in the[Read More…]

by June 14, 2009 Chicago Cubs News