Posts tagged "Thomas Diamond"

Cubs in Haiku: Padres 5, Cubs 1

Six rookie pitchers Plus Colvin, Castro, Barney Also, Castillo That’s ten Cubs rookies The most ever in one game But it gets “better” In all of baseball No team has used more rookies Before September

Cubs In Haiku: Brewers 4, Cubs 3

Chicago Tribune Photo by Chris Sweda A 10K Diamond Throws a lot of pitches, but Ties “Prior” record Thomas Diamond struck out 10 Brewers, throwing 122 pitches over 6 innings.  He tied the record set by Mark Prior in 2002 for most strikes outs by a Cub pitcher in his major league debut.   But that... Read more »