Weekend Update … The Week that Was in Cubs News

The last weekend in January and the end of the final month without Cubs’ baseball until at least October … pitchers and catchers report to Fitch Park in just 14 days. It was a busy six days for the team on the North Side of Chicago. From the non-roster invitations to minor league signings the […]

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Rambling about Groundhog Day

It’s Friday. And by now, we now that Friday means it is time to Ramble! That’s right. Get pumped! Get psyched! Scream out loud! Go crazy! Get nuts! Read your computer screens! Let me hear you! Now that we are in the proper mindset, it is time to remind everyone that Groundhog Day is next […]

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Is Jim Hendry Looking to Add a Veteran Infielder?

It is 18 days until pitchers and catchers report to Fitch Park and Jim Hendry is not done tweaking his roster. Hendry said during the Cubs Convention that there could be more deals like the one Reed Johnson signed just before the fan fest … a minor league contract with a non-roster invitation to Spring […]

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Marmol Files, Theriot Talks and Other Cubs News

Pitchers and catchers report to Fitch Park in 25 days … It has been a busy beginning of the week for the Chicago Cubs following the long weekend at the Hilton Chicago. After agreeing to trade Tom Gorzelanny and his $2.1 million salary to the Washington Nationals for Michael Burgess, A.J. Morris and Graham Hicks […]

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News, Notes and a Few Cubs Rumors

The next five days figures to be anything but boring for the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs announced on Tuesday that pitchers and catchers report to Fitch Park on February 13 with the first workout on February 14. The first full squad workout for Q’s crew is scheduled for February 19 … 31 days before pitchers […]

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Updating the Search for Pat Hughes’ New Partner

The Cubs and WGN were hoping to hire Pat Hughes’ new radio partner around the time of the Cubs Convention, which begins next week. But it appears the search may drag on a little bit longer. WGN Radio has not released their broadcast schedule for the Cubs Spring Training games … the Cubs and A’s […]

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Cubs and WGN Begin Search for Pat Hughes’ New Partner

The Cubs and WGN Radio have begun the search to find a color analyst. According to a report from the Chicago Tribune, the search is still in the preliminary phase and Dave Eanet (WGN 720 Sports Director) indicated it could take up to three weeks to find a new partner for Pat Hughes. Hughes will […]

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Hendry Working Hard to Acquire Matt Garza?

The Matt Garza deal is not dead according to Bruce Levine and Jim Hendry is pursuing a starting pitcher … with Matt Garza at the top of the list. Garza has been the Cubs main target with Brandon Webb apparently being ‘Plan B’. Hendry is working hard to try to obtain Garza or another quality […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Padres – 09/27/10

Game One Hundred Fifty-Six: Cubs (70-85) vs. Padres (87-68) Game Time – 9:05pm CDT Coverage – WGN TV – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 188 Location – PETCO Park, San Diego Carlos Zambrano (9-6, 3.56/1.50) vs. Tim Stauffer (5-4, 1.95/1.11) Only seven games remain for the Cubs in Twenty-Ten … Q’s crew begins their […]

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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Marlins – 09/16/10

Game One Hundred Forty-Seven: Cubs (65-81) vs. Marlins (73-72) Game Time – 6:10pm CDT Coverage – Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 186 Location – Sun Life Stadium, Miami Ryan Dempster (13-10, 3.62/1.30) vs. Alex Sanabia (4-2, 3.95/1.32) The Chicago National League Ball Club has shown improvement during their nine-game road trip. […]

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