Is it Time for the Cubs to Pay the Piper?

The three winters leading up to this off-season saw the Cubs spend money on free agents like never before. They signed players to a lot of big contracts, back-loaded them all and hoped they would win the illusive title before it all caught up to them. As the saying is defined, “You can put off […]

Strange Days Indeed….A Most Peculiar Start to the Off-Season

For the Faithful that are young enough to remember John Lennon’s work after the Beatles, the title might make a little more sense. The final month of 2008 began with the unexpected announcement on Monday night that the Cubs did not offer arbitration to Kerry Wood. Reportedly Bobby Howry and Daryle Ward’s days as Cubs […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 06/10/08

Game Sixty-Five: Cubs (40-24) vs. Braves (32-32) Game Time – 7:05pm C.T. Coverage – TV: WGN – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 185 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Ted Lilly (5-5, 5.23/1.38) vs. Tom Glavine (2-2, 4.47/1.47) The Cubs start a brief 3-game homestand tonight against the Braves before beginning Interleague play on Friday […]