Weekend Update … The Beginning of Year Two for the Chicago Cubs

One year ago, October 30, 2009, the Ricketts family was introduced as the new owners of the Chicago National League Ball Club. Tom Ricketts preached accountability, the goals of the organization and shot down the notion of a curse that has kept the Cubs from winning the final game of the season. Year One did […]

Checking In on the Cubs Rumor Mill

With the Texas Rangers advancing to the ALCS on Tuesday night, both championship series are set to begin this weekend. Will it be the Yankees or Rangers representing the American League? Can the Giants out pitch the Phillies? So while the Baseball World ponders those questions, and hundreds of others between now and Friday night, […]

Updating the Cubs Managerial Search … and Brenly to the Brewers?

What began as a rumor on Twitter picked up a little steam on Wednesday afternoon. A tweet from Doug Russell of WSSP indicated Bob Brenly is close to becoming the Brewers’ new manager. Brenly told Russell “he has nothing to say right now.” WSSP is the flagship station for the Milwaukee Brewers. The Brewers have […]