Posts tagged "Pittsburgh Pirates"

Cubs Sign Paul Maholm; A Look at His Tough Luck Record in Pittsburgh (Chicago Tough Chart Special)

Cubs Sign Paul Maholm; A Look at His Tough Luck Record in Pittsburgh (Chicago Tough Chart Special)
The Chicago Cubs signed former Pittsburgh Pirates starter Paul Maholm.  Last season, Maholm went 6-14 despite a decent 3.66 ERA.  His WHIP was a decent 1.29.  Maholm received no run support, and had players go out of their way to lose games for him… As cellar dwellars, the Pirates found different ways to lose.  Fans... Read more »

Cubs Season Ends After Devastating 5-4 Loss to Pittsburgh

Cubs Season Ends After Devastating 5-4 Loss to Pittsburgh
CHICAGO- The play will be remembered for generations to come.  In the same manner that we remember Ruth’s called shot, the collapse of ’69, the ball through Durham’s legs, or the muffed grounder by Alex Gonzalez, people will remember Starlin Castro’s errant throw as the end of the 2011 Chicago Cubs. “It’s gonna be tough to... Read more »

Chicago Tough's Thoughts For The Day (5/4)

-Whatever happened to well-groomed moustaches?  We’d like to see some Wendel Clark, Harold Snepsts, and Lanny McDonald back in the NHL. -I don’t feel a man with the name Alain Vigneault should win the Stanley Cup.  Doesn’t seem fair. A little too Frenchy for this guy’s taste! -Why do men feel its necessary to get... Read more »
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