Posts tagged "25 man roster"

Random thoughts on La Stella while waiting for a big move

Random thoughts on La Stella while waiting for a big move
It is an anxious tension that this entire offseason has brought me. The Cubs jumped the start of the offseason with the managerial swap of Joe Maddon for Rick Renteria. This felt emblematic of a crescendo of good vibes spreading from Wrigley for the first time since perhaps the Theo Epstein hire. The Cubs major... Read more »

Is Olt Starting Yet? (Or the Cubs make some BIG little moves)

Is Olt Starting Yet? (Or the Cubs make some BIG little moves)
Donnie Murphy, who was put on waivers, is heading to Texas Rangers. Catcher George Kottaras will go on unconditional release waivers. — Patrick Mooney (@CSNMooney) March 26, 2014 Clearly these moves were made to spite me. The moves were a bit of surprise given that even marginal players like these had some value. I was... Read more »

The world is over (Baez cut)...

The world is over (Baez cut)...
Or And then there were 37 The big news today was that Blake Parker was sent down. At least that should be big news because it makes the opening day 25 man roster picture a lot clearer. The news that dominated today is that uber-prospect Javier Baez was sent down to minor league camp. This... Read more »
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