Archive for August 2012

Third base for the Cubs - ugh!

Third base for the Cubs - ugh!
Hey!!  Lookee what I found? It’s the gaping black hole next to third base at Wrigley Field! Legend has it that Ron Santo himself cursed the Cubs when he was traded to the Hated White Sux, and used the dark powers that held him together throughout all his years with Diabetes to create the deep,... Read more »

Castro got paid - is this wise?

Castro got paid - is this wise?
Item #6 on Theo’s Checklist For World Domination: - follow existing players – cut the ones that suck, sign the ones that don’t to club-friendly extensions Starlin Castro got paid today.  I don’t just mean paid, like what he usually gets on the first and fifteenth.  I mean Paid like a bawss.  So now that... Read more »

Right Now is when Theo Epstein earns his money

Right Now is when Theo Epstein earns his money
From Felzz in the Cubs Den: Thirty-seven strikeouts. Thirty-seven. Many of the “Oh my god why didn’t you hit that?” variety. Three straight games of double digit K’s. Is it fair to criticize James Rowson yet? The new hitting philosophy isn’t really coming into focus. You let some of the K’s pass. Brett Jackson saw... Read more »
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I'm kinda proud of you all, Cubs fans

Well, they finally did it.  House has been cleaned.  There are still some Mathers and Sorianos lying about, and I still can’t imagine what the hell a “stress reaction” is in Garza’s elbow – probably is a new word for “pain”.  I believe the extra effort they had to put in on the Dempster deal... Read more »