Posts tagged "Soriano"

Anarchist's Brunch- Beware the hype of April

Anarchist's Brunch- Beware the hype of April
I keep forgetting to say “We’re not even at ‘tear the ship apart until you find those plans….’ yet.”. That’s been my battle cry for the last few years every time someone over reacts to the Cubs (usually poor) play during the first few weeks of April. It’s a very simple premise. Imagine the baseball... Read more »

Cubs Notes: Soriano, Brooks Raley, Soler's swing and 2013 playing level

Cubs Notes: Soriano, Brooks Raley, Soler's swing and 2013 playing level
It’s a bit of a slow day.  In fact, it’s been a slow month as rosters begin to get finalized.  There are still some names out there and teams may reassess needs late in the spring, so it’s likely it will pick up later.  But for now we’ll pick up on some odds and ends…... Read more »

Showdown in the Shire! Taller Midgets 5 Smaller midgets 1.

Showdown in the Shire! Taller Midgets 5 Smaller midgets 1.
The Cubs managed to stop laughing and shaking their heads at Dave Sappelt’s ridiculous base running last night long enough to put the smack down on the short bus collection of baseball players known as the Houston Astros 5-1. The Cubs got on the board early tonight when Wellington Castillo singled home Darwin Barney. And... Read more »
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Stop the world and let me off! Nats 11 Cubs 5

Stop the world and let me off! Nats 11 Cubs 5
Dale Sveum sent out 7 rookie pitchers tonight and the Washington Nationals treated them as such, paddled them all over the park and easily cruising to a not as close at looked 11-5 victory. The Nationals pounded out 6 homeruns and 19 hits. And despite some nice play by a player who generated a lot... Read more »