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Silva Stays Perfect As Cubs Sweep Rockies

The Cubs may be 5.5 games out of 1st place but they might end up with some hardware by season's end. Perhaps not a World Series championship, but more likely the Comeback Player of the Year award. Carlos Silva finished the 2009 campaign with a record of 1-3 and an ERA of 8.60. After 8 starts in 2010, Silva sits at a perfect 5-0 with an ERA of just 3.35. If Silva continues to anchor the back end of the Cubs' ...

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A Star Is Born

Don't forget May 7th, 2010. Today is the day a star was born. After being swept by the Pirates, the Chicago Cubs decided to shake things up by calling up phenom Starlin Castro. Castro has been hyped since the end of last season. Despite hitting around .470 in Spring Training, Castro didn't break camp with the big league club. However, Chicago needed a shot in the arm after a disappointing start to the seaso ...

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Cubs Walk Off With A Walk

Monday night was a perfect example of why Chicago is nicknamed the "Windy City." At game time, the temperature was 49 crisp degrees with the wind blowing in at 19 mph. The Cubs sent Carlos Silva to the mound, who entering the season was a huge question mark for the North-Siders. Here we are a few weeks in the season and Silva is the biggest surprise in the Cubs' rotation. Silva (2-0) pitched very well and k ...

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Houston, You May Have A Huge Problem

Carlos Silva is making the Cubs front office look smarter and smarter with each passing start. Silva who was acquired from Seattle along with cash in exchanged for the unpopular Milton Bradley, looked fantastic in his 2nd straight start. Silva was pulled in his last start due to a minor shoulder pain. He appeared to feel great. Silva allowed 2 runs in 7 innings but neither runs were earned. He didn't allow ...

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