Posts tagged "Darwin Barney"

Will the Cubs' surprise of the year also be the NL's Rookie of the Year?

Behind the plate, the Cubs have the 2008 NL Rookie of the Year in Geovany Soto. At shortstop, they have one of the most exciting young players (and the youngest starter overall) in the majors in Starlin Castro. And at second base, they have Rookie of the Year candidate … Darwin Barney? Who?  Back in... Read more »

Cubs build early lead, hang on in nail-biter

Man, the Cubs just … can’t … get … that big hit. On Sunday in Milwaukee, Cubs hitters were 2-for-17 with runners in scoring position, and they picked up right where they left off Monday as the first two batters reached base and the next two proceeded to do … nothing. But wait. What’s this?... Read more »