Tagged: ‘Felix Doubront’

Where are They Now? an Update on the 2014 Cubs
April 28th, 2015 at 3:00 AM
The Chicago Cubs experienced a lot of turnover this past off-season (nine players on their current roster were not even a part of the organization in 2014) and it was tough to see some of those guys go. The outstanding performances by guys like Kris Bryant make it much easier...

Cubs’ Bullpen is Starting to Take Shape
March 31st, 2015 at 11:45 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs announced yesterday that 32-year-old LHP Phil Coke has made the Opening Day roster. The Cubs signed Coke to a minor league deal at the start of Spring Training and in eight games (7.1 IP) he has allowed zero runs on just four hits and two walks....

BREAKING NEWS: Cubs Release LHP Doubront
March 28th, 2015 at 3:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** BREAKING NEWS: According to NBC Sports, the Chicago Cubs have released LHP Felix Doubront. Doubront posted a 11.57 ERA across four appearances this spring (seven IP) and had a .472 batting average against. Doubront was acquired by the Chicago Cubs in late 2014 and went 2-1 with a 3.98 ERA...

Why Starting 2015 on the DL is a Win-Win for Cubs & Jacob Turner
March 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** It’s official, Jacob Turner will begin the 2015 season on the disabled list due to a mild flexor strain and a bone bruise in his pitching elbow, according to Carrie Muskat. Turner was thought to have an outside chance at the Cubs’ fifth starter spot heading into camp but...

Cubs’ 2015 Rotation Starting to Take Shape
March 11th, 2015 at 3:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Joe Maddon named Jon Lester as the Chicago Cubs’ opening day starter a few weeks ago but apparently the Cubs’ new skipper has also figured out the next three rotation spots. Per Carrie Muskat, Lester, Jake Arrieta, Jason Hammel and Kyle Hendricks appear to be locked in to the...