Category: ‘Players’

BREAKING NEWS: Chicago Cubs Acquire Rodney
August 27th, 2015 at 6:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** BREAKING NEWS: According to the Chicago Cubs have just acquired, closer, Fernando Rodney from the Seattle Mariners. Rodney, who is 5-5 with 16 saves and a 5.68 ERA, was designated for assignment by the Mariners last week and had lost his spot as the team's closer in the preceeding...

Down on the Farm: Possible September Call-Ups
August 25th, 2015 at 3:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs have been grinding through the dog days of summer for months now but help is almost on the way! Major League Baseball teams are now less than a week away expanded rosters and being allowed to bring minor leaguers to the show to get their feet...

The Beginning of the End for Starlin Castro
August 12th, 2015 at 12:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Starlin Castro has long had a hot and cold relationship with the city of Chicago due to his lackadaisical approach in the field and frequent mental gaffes but it appears as though the three-time all-star is has finally started to reach the end of his rope. The first sign...

CUBS NEWS: Soriano Headed to DL
August 5th, 2015 at 7:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** A little more than a month ago RHP Rafael Soriano was viewed as the possible savior of the Chicago Cubs' bullpen. Many envisioned him joining the club at the season's mid-point, righting the ship and carrying the backend of the bullpen down the stretch; however, that is not what has...

BREAKING NEWS: Cubs Acquire RHP Tommy Hunter from Baltimore
August 1st, 2015 at 5:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** BREAKING NEWS: The Chicago Cubs have just acquired RHP Tommy Hunter from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for OF Junior Lake. Hunter, who is signed through the end of the season, has gone 2-2 with a 3.46 ERA in 44.2 innings (39 appearances) for the Orioles this year and could provide...