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4 Reasons Why Ozzie Guillen Will Never Coach the Chicago Cubs
October 30th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last week, news broke tha, former White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen would be interested in joining the Chicago Cubs’ coaching staff if they are able to sign Joe Maddon this off-season. Normally, it would be hard to turn away an experienced coach with a World Series title on his resume,...

Chicago Cubs 2015 Schedule Released, Features Critical Home Stands
September 10th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** We officially set our sights on the Chicago Cubs’ 2015 season this week with the release of the 2015 MLB schedule. It’s hard to believe that this has become our focus when most major league teams still have about 20 games left in this season but as Cubs’ fans we’re...

Turner to Make First Start as a Cub
August 27th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacob Turner will take the mound as a starter for the first time since joining the Chicago Cubs today against the Cincinnati Reds. As mentioned in an earlier article, Turner has not made an appearance as a starter in nearly a month (back when he was with the Miami Marlins)...

More Trouble for Jackson, Would Turner Be Better?
August 15th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Chicago Cubs’ starter, Edwin Jackson endured another tough start yesterday against the Milwaukee Brewers, surrendering five earned runs on seven hits and four walks in 4.2 innings. The Cubs lost by a score of 6-2. Jackson was relieved by, new Cub, Jacob Turner who threw 2.1 perfect innings...

Likely on the Move; Breaking Down the Odds for Each Cubs’ Outfielder
July 25th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** According to the Chicago Cubs official active roster they have six outfielders.  Most teams today carry no more than four, which means that the Cubs will likely be looking to trade at least two (if not more) of their outfielders in the coming week.  Here are the chances that each...

Ruggiano Supplies the Fireworks on the 4th
July 5th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Justin Ruggiano has heard the call!  For so long the Chicago Cubs offense has been kept afloat by the efforts of Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo, but it now looks like we can add Justin Ruggiano to the list.  Ruggiano hit a monster home run yesterday and has been red...

The Chicago Cubs’ Outfield is Hard to Watch
June 23rd, 2014 at 6:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Since Emilio Bonifacio’s went on the disabled list the Chicago Cubs have had to shake up their starting outfield and the results haven’t been pretty.  The group that manager Rick Renteria has opted to go with most recently is the trio of Ryan Sweeney, Nate Schierholtz and Chris Coghlan.  You...

Travis Wood Can Swing the Lumber
June 18th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Travis Wood is proving again this year why he is one of the best hitting pitchers in all of baseball.  Wood was the hero of Monday night’s extra inning win over the Miami Marlins as he laced an RBI double right down the third base line to put the Cubs...

Cubs Begin Shopping Samardzija and Hammel
June 15th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Here we are six weeks before the July 31st trade deadline and the market for Chicago Cubs Starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel is beginning to take shape, per Charlie Wilmoth of mlbtraderumors.com and others.  The buzz is that the Atlanta Braves, Toronto Blue Jays and Seattle Mariners are the...

Former Chicago Cub Adam Greenberg Signs One-Day Contract with Miami Marlins
September 27th, 2012 at 3:17 PM
Adam Greenberg is going to get his second chance in the Major Leauges. The Miami Marlins have signed the former Cub to a one-day contract, allowing the outfielder another shot to get his first hit. Greenberg made his MLB debut for the Cubs on July 9, 2005, finally fulfilling a lifetime dream...