Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/13/10

The Iowa Cubs had one of their wildest games of the year, while the Peoria Chiefs have gone into a slump. The 2010 “Road to Wrigley” game has been announced, as has a number retirement for one Cubs’ legend. Plus, Andrew Cashner made his Triple-A debut Wednesday in Las Vegas. All that and more in […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 04/09/10

Last night was Opening Day for the four full-season Chicago Cubs minor league affiliates. The AAA Iowa Cubs opened up with a home game at Principal Park, while the Smokies, Daytona Cubs, and Chiefs all started out the year on the road.

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 03/17/10

For those of us that enjoy keeping tabs on the minor league system, the 2010 Cubs Spring Training season has been a fun one. We’ve finally starting to see some progress with developing homegrown talent in the Cubs’ organization. With a mostly veteran starting eight at the big league level, it’s important to know that […]

Same Ole Samardzija – Cubs 3 Brewers 12

Game Eight – Cubs (ss) 3 Brewers 12 WP – Doug Davis (1-0) LP – Jeff Samardzija (0-1) Save – None The Cubs long weekend of exhibition games got off to a bad start on Friday afternoon. The Brewers lit up Jeff Samardzija in the first inning and Doug Davis continued his domination of a […]