Tag: Kevin Gregg

Cubs Notes: Baez, Hendricks, Strop, Baker, CarGo

Cubs Notes: Baez, Hendricks, Strop, Baker, CarGo
Some news and notes as the Cubs try to stave off the Braves and not let them clinch their title on their turf.  Hey, we’re rooting for small victories these days… Megan Montemurro writes that Javier Baez is willing to switch positions and farm director Brandon Hyde believes it’s not just talk.  “I do believe... Read more »

Mean robots suck! Braves 9 Cubs 5.

Mean robots suck! Braves 9 Cubs 5.
The one thing you could say about the new regime Cubs was that they lacked the ridiculousness and embarrassment of the pratfall Cubs in the past. There was no Kent Merker, Michael Barrett, or Carlos Zambrano moments where you’re seeing a team just fall apart at the seems. Well…… tick that box my friends. The... Read more »

Roll away the dew. Cubs 3 Giants 2.

Roll away the dew. Cubs 3 Giants 2.
The Cubs came back in the 9th inning to win a ball game for the 2nd time all season as the post-Soriano Cubs followed the lead of the Post-Garza Cubs and won a game on the road. Anthony Rizzo’s two out single through a stoned, stunned and all around non responsive Brandon Belt scored two... Read more »
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Sweet Oblivion. Cubs 7 Mariners 6

Edwin Jackson took the bump for the Cubbies. And he was looking for redemption after an off performance.
Well the Cubs do like to make it interesting. On a picture perfect day, the Cubs and the Mariners concluded their slop fest with the rubber match between these two rebuilding teams. Pitches were thrown hits, were made, calls were questioned, beers were consumed by the gallon full. Hit the lights, it’s moving pictures time….... Read more »

Trade Dealine Preview Series: The NL. 4 teams seriously interested in Garza? Plus info on Gregg, Russell and others

Trade Dealine Preview Series: The NL. 4 teams seriously interested in Garza? Plus info on Gregg, Russell and others
Thanks to all for the anniversary wishes and the kind words yesterday.  It was indeed nice to have a “day off” but it’s back to work today and perhaps it’s just in time. We are hearing some interesting things regarding Matt Garza and there have been other Cubs pitchers drawing interest around the league as... Read more »

Anarchist's Brunch (to go)- Calmer seas ahead.

Anarchist's Brunch (to go)- Calmer seas ahead.
The  noise of April is beginning to fade. I’ve spoken about it before. We get in such a hysteria over the season beginning that we not only over analyze games that are played in April, we tend to over yell our over analyzations about the games that are played in April. Now the Cubs didn’t... Read more »
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