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Chicago Cubs: So long, Edwin Jackson
  • July 20th, 2015
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Remember the days when all of Chicago Cubs nation was counting down the days that Alfonso Soriano had left on his contract? And then when he was finally traded there was an undeniable letdown? The depar ...
Remember the days when all of Chicago Cubs nation ...
Jon Lester: The Next Victim of the Infamous Mega-Deal?
  • June 10th, 2015
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Ah, the mega-deal. Is there anything in professional sports more statistically probable to backfire? Yet every year, there they are in all their over-hyped, over-paid glory. Sure, we all argue them away ...
Ah, the mega-deal. Is there anything in profession ...
Samardzija leads Cubs to win in crosstown opener
  • May 28th, 2013
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The Cubs (20-30) edged out the White Sox (24-25) 7-0 with solid pitching and a team batting effort. The two Chicago teams met on the south side for the first game in a four game Crosstown Classic series ...
The Cubs (20-30) edged out the White Sox (24-25) 7 ...
In The Loop with Ed Edens: Chicago Baseball Review with Ty Kane
  • April 25th, 2013
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Ed calls fellow CCS contributor Ty Kane to discuss the awful start to the 2013 season for both the Cubs and the Sox. The guys wonder if there is a reason to keep the faith, and do their best to find som ...
Ed calls fellow CCS contributor Ty Kane to discuss ...
Cubs Season Preview: Outfielders
  • March 9th, 2013
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I’m going to overview the Outfield as a whole, because there will be a lot of switching positions throughout the season. Right now, the Cubs starting outfield features the overpaid Alfonso Sorian ...
I’m going to overview the Outfield as a whol ...
Sox Spring Training Notes
  • February 19th, 2013
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Here are some story lines and happenings at Sox Camp in Glendale, Arizona: Matt Thornton was diagnosed with elbow inflammation on Tuesday, this is the first arm issue he has dealt with since his trip ...
Here are some story lines and happenings at Sox ...
The Cubs Top Fantasy Players in 2013
  • January 31st, 2013
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Unfortunately for Cubs faithful, 2013 doesn’t have the most promising of outlooks. As the rebuilding project continues, us Northsiders need distractions to make the 162-game season seem, well, not as ...
Unfortunately for Cubs faithful, 2013 doesn’t ha ...
Breaking Down a Potential Trade for David Price
  • January 18th, 2013
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  Last Thursday, I wrote about the moves the Cubs have made over the last 12 months and took a look at some moves going forward with their rebuilding process. I really went to an extreme, formulati ...
  Last Thursday, I wrote about the moves the ...
Dempster wants Quade to manage in 2011
  • September 29th, 2010
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After the Cubs rode Alfonso Soriano’s bat to another win over the San Diego Padres, a couple of players decided to speak up for Mike Quade. Ryan Dempster and Marlon Byrd were both quoted as saying ...
After the Cubs rode Alfonso Soriano’s bat to ...
At Least the Cubs are Competing Now
  • August 13th, 2010
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The Cubs lost again today, this time falling 8-7 to the Giants, and dropped three of four in the series. That is the bad news, or the good news, if you are like me and find the failure comical at this p ...
The Cubs lost again today, this time falling 8-7 t ...