Tagged: ‘Chris Bosio’

Joe Maddon Announces Cubs Opening Day Rotation
March 23rd, 2017 at 9:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Cubs to begin the season with a starting five of Jon Lester, Jake Arrieta, John Lackey, Brett Anderson and Kyle Hendricks Joe Maddon announced his starting rotation on Thursday. And the Cubs have decided to begin the season with a starting five of LHP Jon Lester, RHP Jake Arrieta, RHP...

Chicago Cubs: No one stepping up in bullpen battle for final spots
March 13th, 2017 at 10:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Be it injury or poor performances, it doesn't seem that the Chicago Cubs have any clear choices for the bullpen. Does anyone in camp want to grab this final spot? When the Chicago Cubs Brian Duensing went down, I talked about which left-hander could step in if he was to miss...

Chicago Cubs: Kyle Hendricks needs a contract extension
March 8th, 2017 at 10:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** There's plenty of talk around the Chicago Cubs of signing their young players before they hit free agency. And while we continue to hear the names like Kris Bryant and Addison Russell, the Cubs need to make sure Kyle Hendricks is added to that list. The Chicago Cubs are in a...

Chicago Cubs: Brett Anderson encouraged early on in Spring Training
March 2nd, 2017 at 1:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chicago Cubs rotation candidate Brett Anderson has already gotten further into this season than he did in 2016. After experiencing some pain while throwing batting practice, he underwent back surgery that cost him most of the season. As I write this, I fully understand Chicago Cubs pitcher Brett Anderson's "routine" for...

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Baez Leading Off, Jay in Left Batting 2nd, Almora in Center Field
March 1st, 2017 at 12:03 PM
***PHOTO1***Joe Maddon has a little bit of an interesting twist in today's lineup by slotting Jon Jay in left field and Albert Almora in center. We were reminded yesterday just how special Almora's defense can be when he made a great grab up against the center field wall (see it...