Tag: Jim Hendry

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 »

You Knew This Was Coming

You Knew This Was Coming
Today, the Chicago Cubs had their home opener, which was the very first game celebrating 100 years of Wrigley Field. Their opponent, the Philadelphia Phillies and their om field general, Ryne Sandberg. In what was a close contest early, turned into a Phillies blow out win late, which awoke an old debate about whether or... Read more »

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 »
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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 »

Sweet Release: For Carlos Marmol, the Question is "When?"

Sweet Release: For Carlos Marmol, the Question is "When?"
We preface this by stating that the front office and management know more about the Chicago Cubs than we as bloggers and fans do.  However, that doesn’t mean we can’t question their decisions and analyze alternative solutions. By now you know that Carlos Marmol has issues (sorry about that one, by the way) and that... Read more »