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Chicago Cubs: The curious case of Tommy La Stella
March 5th, 2017 at 1:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** Most Chicago Cubs' fans know the story of Tommy La Stella. Sent down to the minors, wouldn't accept the assignment. He even considered retiring. It's one thing to say "he only wanted to play for the Cubs". But it's more complex than that. When the Chicago Cubs acquired Tommy La Stella...

The Rundown: Cogs to Philly, Boone Logan to Cleveland, Desmond Jennings and Bronson Arroyo to Cincinnati
February 3rd, 2017 at 7:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** Evan Altman February 3, 2017 Whew, sure was a busy day when it came transactions in which the Cubs have varying degrees of interest. How 'bout we get right to it. If Chris Coghlan's career was a theme-park ride, it'd probably be Tower of Terror. Steep rises...

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...

Where are the 2015 Cubs Now? Part 1
July 27th, 2015 at 10:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Cubs have yet to make a splash with the trade deadline fast approaching but that doesn’t mean that 2015 has been without a handful of roster moves. Here is an update on where those guys who were on the team’s opening day roster are now. Arismendy Alcantara –...

Cubs’ Prospects Making the Jump to the Big Leagues
June 16th, 2015 at 3:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** There is overwhelming optimism surrounding all of the Chicago Cubs’ up-and-coming talent and it is easy to get caught up in the excitement. We have already gotten a small taste of nearly all of the team’s top hitting prospects (with Kyle Schwarber making his MLB debut this week) and...