Posts tagged "Carlos Silva"

Cashner cashes in on Silva's struggles

After Carlos Silva posted a very strong start on Wednesday, it looked like Andrew Cashner’s outing today would determine the Cubs’ fifth starter. But before Cashner even took the mound, it was announced that he had won the war without having to fight the final battle.  According to a tweet from Carrie Muskat, the Cubs... Read more »

Spring training so far

Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune It can be difficult to keep tabs on exactly what’s going on out in Mesa, so I figured I’d provide a quick overview of the goings-on up to this point. Let’s get to it: Trying to play their way off the team: Carlos Silva, Koyie Hill If you thought three earned... Read more »

Who will be in the Cubs' starting rotation?

Justified or not, Silva has confidence that he’ll be in the rotation to begin the season. Starting rotation: Ryan Dempster, Carlos Zambrano, Matt Garza Other rotation candidates: Randy Wells, Carlos Silva, Andrew Cashner, Jeff Samardzija, Casey Coleman, Thomas Diamond, Braden Looper, Todd Wellemeyer, James Russell, Christopher Carpenter, Sean Marshall Spots available: 2 Early prediction: Randy Wells for sure.... Read more »