Tag: Brad Ausmus

Prepare for your new manager, Mr. Rick Renteria (UPDATE: Contract Details)

Prepare for your new manager, Mr. Rick Renteria (UPDATE: Contract Details)
We have been in limbo for a bit since the Cubs fired Dale Sveum and were just biding their time until the World Series ended.  We’ve seen the Cubs lose out on Brad Ausmus and Torey Lovullo (possibly due to the Red Sox assholishly exercising their contractual rights), and now we’re waiting for Thursday.  ... Read more »

Cubs miss out on a guy who's never managed, to interview another guy who's barely managed

Cubs miss out on a guy who's never managed, to interview another guy who's barely managed
Thanks to the magic of the internet, we have this nugget from reporter extraordinaire Ken Rosenthal:   Sources: #RedSox’s Lovullo will indeed interview with #Cubs, most likely early this week. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) November 3, 2013 So after last night’s relative disappointment by some fans that the Cubs had lost out on Brad Ausmus,... Read more »

The Chicago Cubs Fire Dale Sveum

The Chicago Cubs Fire Dale Sveum
Today, Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs made official what many fans saw coming weeks ago when the dreaded vote of confidence was given. The matter became even more obvious when Epstein met with the media and failed to give Dale Sveum that same vote of confidence. Instead, he just stated that everything would be... Read more »
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