Posts tagged "trade"

Future Hall of Famer Tony Campana Traded From Cubs; Heart to be Retired at Flag Pole

Future Hall of Famer Tony Campana Traded From Cubs; Heart to be Retired at Flag Pole
CHICAGO – In a trade that will surely rival Frank Robinson’s shipment to Baltimore in 1966 and Lou Brock’s move to St. Louis in 1964, the Chicago Cubs traded future Hall of Fame outfielder Tony Campana to the Arizona Diamondbacks for two pitching prospects. “It was a tough decision,” stated Cubs GM Jed Hoyer.  “We... Read more »

John Scott Takes Needless Roughing Penalty in RBC Parking Lot 24 Hours Before Puck Drop

John Scott Takes Needless Roughing Penalty in RBC Parking Lot 24 Hours Before Puck Drop
RALEIGH- It didn’t take long. Moments after arriving in Raleigh for their March 1st tilt against the Carolina Hurricanes, new Rangers defenseman John Scott punched Hurricane fan favorite Eric Staal in the face.  The assault took place in the RBC Center parking lot, where NHL officials would convene to discuss the penalty. “We could give... Read more »

Piniella Demands Management Find Another .251 Hitting First Baseman That He Can Bat Third On a Daily Basis for No Apparent Reason

CHICAGO- The ship be sinkin’. Moments after the Chicago Cubs’ gutless and cringe-inducing performance against the San Diego Padres, team officials notified the press that Derrek Lee had been traded to the Atlanta Braves for three prospects. In the post-game press conference, the huddled mass of scribes, cameras, and recorders caught the first reactions of the... Read more »
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