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Thoughts on a Mix and Match Cubs Roster

Thoughts on a Mix and Match Cubs Roster
Very few people like platoons. I mean, besides Hall of Fame manager Earl Weaver and successful organizations like the Oakland Athletics and the Tampa Bay Rays. But the real point is that fans, players and I think even some managers really dislike having to use platoons. It is only natural for competitive people like professional... Read more »

Tommy's Notebook, Mesa Edition: Mike Olt Has A Very Quick Bat

Tommy's Notebook, Mesa Edition: Mike Olt Has A Very Quick Bat
I’ve been in Arizona this week golfing and watching baseball (though less of the latter than I’d like). I’ve seen a couple of Cubs games, and I’ve got a couple of thoughts to share that are too developed to share through twitter. (Which, by the way, follow me on Twitter at @TommyECook!) Cubs Notes Mike... Read more »