Posts tagged "Matt Garza"

Ivy's Roundup: The One Where the Cubs Kicked Garza's Teeth In

Ivy's Roundup: The One Where the Cubs Kicked Garza's Teeth In
Ivy got swamped at work and I don’t have to grade papers because I did it already, so here I am again with another recap! Let’s see how the Cubs did against the Milwaukee Brewers this weekend before Derek Jeter, Alfonso Soriano, Masahiro Tanaka and friends play at Wrigley Field… Milwaukee Brewers at Chicago Cubs... Read more »

Saturday Night's Alright For Cubbin'

Saturday Night's Alright For Cubbin'
Presented with little comment, Edwin Jackson had a pretty damned good start against the team with the best record in the National League, tied for the best record in MLB… Well done, Edwin. He even fielded bunts better than Matt Garza.  What’s annoying is that Anno got the good weather and the win on Saturday... Read more »

Stuff Matt Garza Said (Updated)

Stuff Matt Garza Said (Updated)
Matt Garza, now a Milwaukee Brewer, got to back up his words tonight as he kicked the Cubs’ teeth in with a strong start against an offense that is mediocre at best.  This happened to be Garza’s first victory of the season, as he’s been kind of “meh” through the start of the season, but... Read more »
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Thinking Out Loud

Thinking Out Loud
In the midst of Nelson Cruz getting shafted by free agency (partly his own fault since he refused some more lucrative deals earlier in the offseason, plus the qualifying offer from Texas), there were some interesting Twitter ramblings about Cubs bloggers and media.  Specifically, it had to do with positivity vs. negativity and the underlying... Read more »

Fun with small sample sizes: Matt Garza and Bud Norris

Fun with small sample sizes: Matt Garza and Bud Norris
Selective endpoints can be a dangerous thing. If you restrict the field of vision down enough you can trick yourself into seeing dragons where windmills stand. The true proof of a player’s performance shows itself over the course of a full season’s worth of work, and even then the results can trick you into believing... Read more »

Dreamcast 26: The Billy (Dee or Otherwise) Williams Edition

Hello, and welcome to Dreamcast 26 which is brought to you by One – P Apparel! Check them out and spread the word about their kickstarter campaign. For this week’s podcast, we had no e-mails (BOO!) so we ask that you please contact us using our contact form and just send in questions or comments, interact... Read more »
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Ivy's Roundup: Rocky Mountain Oyster Sauce

Ivy's Roundup: Rocky Mountain Oyster Sauce
So now that you’re back from the Matt Garza trade rumor bonanza, with Garza finally getting traded to the Rangers, maybe it’s time for a recap of their series in Colorado against the Rockies…   7/19 vs. Rockies: W 3-1 7/20 vs. Rockies: L 3-9 7/21 vs. Rockies: L 3-4   7/19- What a way... Read more »

Cubs Trade Matt Garza to the Texas Rangers (UPDATES)

Cubs Trade Matt Garza to the Texas Rangers (UPDATES)
Today is the day that Chicago Cub fans have either been waiting for, or dreading for the better part of a month. Matt Garza has officially been traded to the Texas Rangers. In return for the free agent to be, the Cubs got a return of Mike Olt, C.J. Edwards and Justin Grimm  as well... Read more »

Matt Garza, Man in Limbo

Matt Garza, Man in Limbo
We were going to write to pay our respects to a good pitcher and a great teammate, Matt Garza, as he should’ve sailed off into the sunset of Cubdom and towards a new destination/team by now, or so we thought.  With Garza in trade talk limbo, we present this as both a tribute and a... Read more »
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Fans Wonder if Recent Hot Stretch Should Halt Trade Talk

Fans Wonder if Recent Hot Stretch Should Halt Trade Talk
With the current hot stretch the Chicago Cubs have been in, many fans are getting starry eyed and believing that this team is much closer to contending than originally thought this year. The Cubs have climbed the mountain and have brought themselves to only eight games under .500 and nine games out of the second... Read more »