Posts tagged "Jim Hendry"

Jim Hendry Fired: More Questions Than Answers

Jim Hendry Fired: More Questions Than Answers
On July 22, the Chicago Cubs informed Jim Hendry that he would not return as the general manager of the team. This news breaks today… August 19… Hendry, in an emotional press conference in which he answered all questions, gave his two cents on why he stayed around, how he handled the trade deadline, how... Read more »

Cubs Must Send Jim Hendry Packing with Carlos Zambrano

Cubs Must Send Jim Hendry Packing with Carlos Zambrano
Jiim Hendry’s an idiot. Sometimes a writer will abuse a thesaurus in an effort to wax poetic when putting together a simple article, but this is not that time. As an old football coach of mine once said, you can put lipstick on a pig, but it still rolls around in sh**. Hendry was given... Read more »

Who Is Chicago's Worst General Manager?

Who Is Chicago's Worst General Manager?
No need to sugar-coat what this piece is all about. Chicago has a wonderful, rich sports tradition and has some of the most exciting young players in every professional sport calling here their home. But, right now, Chicago has some GMs making epic mistakes that will undoubtedly leave some of our favorite teams the laughing... Read more »
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Cubs Grossly Overpay for Matt Garza

Cubs Grossly Overpay for Matt Garza
After surprising me by signing Carlos Pena for only one year, Jim Hendy was slowly wandering back towards some level of acceptance in my eyes. Whelp, scratch that. If the reported trade for Tampa’s Matt Garza goes down, Hendry has mortgaged his soul for a 27-year-old yet again. According to a report, Hendry is ready... Read more »

Fredi Gonzalez Says No to Cubs Interview

Fredi Gonzalez Says No to Cubs Interview
According to reports out of Florida on Tuesday evening, former Marlins manager Fredi Gonzalez has turned down an interview to be the next manager of the Chicago Cubs. Gonzalez was considered a darkhorse to get the job because Cubs GM Jim Hendry has been fond of him for some time. He was fired in Florida... Read more »

Chicago Cubs First Half Grades

As baseball now returns from the All Star Break, it’s a good time to look back at the first half of the season and evaluate what’s gone well and what’s gone poorly for your favorite team. Or, in the case of Chicago Cubs fans, now is the time to ask yourself if the second half... Read more »
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24 Good Hours From Jim Hendry

  I have a history of bashing Jim Hendry like a champion. Not much of the man’s resume has excited me in the last five years, and I was honestly pretty depressed when the Ricketts family decided he could hang around as the GM of the Cubs for another year. However, the last couple days... Read more »