Could Darwin Barney Be A Trade Option For The Chicago Cubs?
After the Detroit Tigers‘ trade of Prince Fielder, the word of the day was flexibility. The move created not only roster flexibility, but payroll flexibility as well. Could there be a move out there like that for the Chicago Cubs? While […]
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Opening Day Starter Not a Lock After All for Chicago Cubs?
Don’t look now, but the Chicago Cubs may be shuffling their plans on just who will be taking the ball on the Opening Day lineup card. It has long been forecast and assumed numerous times that righty Jeff Samardzija would […]
Anthony Rizzo Shows His Potential In Spring Training
He has only played in 247 games as a Chicago Cub, but Anthony Rizzo has improved in a short time with the team. Last season, Rizzo hit 23 homers and 80 RBI’s while hitting .233; his batting average plummeted in […]
Chicago Cubs’ Starting Pitching Options Thinning Out?
After the Oscars, can you imagine if John Travolta had to call play-by-play for a Jeff Samardzija start? One can only imagine the botched pronunciations that would occur, like shades of Harry Caray on the call. Samardzija was on the […]
Eric Jokisch Is A Sleeper Candidate For Chicago Cubs’ Future Rotation
Erik Jokisch is a left-handed starting pitcher in the Chicago Cubs‘ minor league system who receives little love from the prospect authorities, despite throwing a no-hitter last season and compiling impressive results throughout the minor leagues. Jokisch started for the […]
Starlin Castro Injury Means It’s Time for Javier Baez to Shine with Chicago Cubs
Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro suffered a mild hamstring strain in the Cubs’ spring training game yesterday and will reportedly miss anywhere between seven and 10 days of action. With this news comes a silver lining. Top shortstop prospect Javier Baez will now have […]