Posts tagged "Jim Hendry"

Jim Hendry throws in the towel on throwing in the towel

Jim Hendry throws in the towel on throwing in the towel
I truly don’t understand. Does Hendry feel that if the Cubs win 75 games instead of 70 this season that Tom Ricketts will think differently of him? Does he think big market teams like the Cubs shouldn’t do what the Royals and the Pirates of the world often do this time of year, i.e. mortgage... Read more »

Keeping Tabs: Ted Lilly

Keeping Tabs: Ted Lilly
Ted Lilly has played for six teams, but his most impressive stretch came during his 3+ years in Chicago. Here are a few of the highlights: Lilly joined the Cubs in 2007 and proved to be a key component of the Cubs’ playoff-bound teams of 2007 and 2008. He averaged over 30 starts in his... Read more »

Why the hell won't the Cubs trade anyone?

Why the hell won't the Cubs trade anyone?
The Cubs won’t trade Jeff Baker. Or Ryan Dempster. They can’t convince  Aramis Ramirez to waive his no-trade rights even though there are rumblings that he’d accept a trade 10 f’ing days later (though maybe we’re getting closer on this one). Rumor has it they want to keep Carlos Pena around because they love his... Read more »
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