Posts tagged "Chris Coghlan"

Ivy's Roundup: Goodbye to Wrigley

Ivy's Roundup: Goodbye to Wrigley
The Cubs are on a bus or a charter plane to Milwaukee right now for tonight’s series, but we have a bit of a sad as this means no more Cubs games in Chicago this year.  Sometime soon, the Cubs and the city of Chicago will start digging holes and actively renovating Wrigley Field, so... Read more »

Ivy's Round Up: Hurricane Wrigley

Ivy's Round Up: Hurricane Wrigley
As life tends  to do now and then, things get busy and we are unable to do the series break down. But never fear, Ivy has you covered with a week’s worth of recaps.Here is the recap of the last series vs. the Giants and Orioles:   8/19: W Cubs 2, Giants 1 W: Wada... Read more »

Ivy's Roundup: Dodge This

Ivy's Roundup: Dodge This
In case you’ve been living under a rock and missed the millions of tweets and articles about it, let me make you aware that JAVY BAEZ GOT THE CALL! Yes, Javier Baez will be joining the team Tuesday in Colorado and oh how I wish I was there. I know we’re all excited about thinking... Read more »
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Ivy's Roundup: Cubs Fogged Up

Ivy's Roundup: Cubs Fogged Up
Welp, the Cubs lost another series that could have been winnable, except for the part where most of the lineup not named Rizzo, Castro or Valbuena is OPSing under .700 (yes, that’s bad).  At least the Cubs got Welington Castillo back from the disabled list Cubs lineup 6/22. Castillo activated & available on the bench.... Read more »

Ivy's Roundup: The Cubs Walk the Plank

Ivy's Roundup: The Cubs Walk the Plank
We’ve been distracted a bit by the Draft but now that’s over with and we’re just waiting for the guys to sign already.  The Cubs spend an entire week in the great state of Pennsylvania, and so far they’re not having a very good time.  I suppose we should take a look at the series... Read more »

Roster Scramble with Broken Ruggiano

Roster Scramble with Broken Ruggiano
Justin Ruggiano went down in the game yesterday, and it looked ugly. The Cubs are waiting this morning to make a decision about whether a trip to the DL and roster call up. I am going to assume that Ruggiano is going to the DL and try to sort out the roster situation that results.... Read more »
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Chris Coghlan as the 25th Man

Chris Coghlan as the 25th Man
The Cubs roster is largely set at this point. The Cubs have five infielders virtually locked in with Luis Valbuena, Donnie Murphy, Starlin Castro, Darwin Barney, and Anthony Rizzo. The outfield has fourth players pretty much set with Nate Schierholtz, Ryan Sweeney, Justin Ruggiano, and Junior Lake. Adding the two catchers brings the Cubs roster... Read more »