| Jul 15, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Cubs manager Mike Quade said that while Carlos Marmol remains the closer, “we’ve got to get the guy fixed and back to who he is.”
Marmol said Friday, one day after blowing his seventh save that “we have to figure it out” and...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Former Cubs’ reliever Sean Marshall admits “it’s different but I’m getting used” to being dressed in red instead of blue.
Marshall returned to Wrigley Field with the Reds Friday for the start of a three-game series, his...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 7:37 AM
I don’t know why Carlos Marmol is still a Cub.
I don’t know if Marmol knows why he’s still a Cub.
Only Theo Epstein knows, and he should know better.
Marmol is the European sports car of closers --- finely tuned and destined to cost a...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Now that the Cubs have been mathematically eliminated from 2012 and 2013 postseason contention, how bare do you see Theo Epstein stripping the Cubs? Is he going to trade everything of value (Matt Garza, Geovany Soto), pay large chunks of salary (Alfonso...
| May 5, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Matt Garzawon't make his scheduled start Sunday for the Cubs and left-hander Travis Wood has been summoned from Iowa as a backup.
Garza was originally set to start Saturday but he came down with a virus and was moved to Sunday.
| Sep 23, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Staple back for another dose of angst and agita from Shea for you Mets fans. Sean Marshall (3-4, 3.62) goes for the Cubs against Johan Santana (14-7, 2.65). Carlos Beltran is playing and batting cleanup despite a sore ribcage and......
| Sep 23, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Carlos Beltran is in the lineup against Cubs lefty Sean Marshall: Reyes SS Castillo 2B Wright 3B Beltran CF Delgado 1B Castro C Church RF Evans LF Santana P Back later with the Cubs lineup. Does Sweet Lou play his......
| Jun 27, 2009
| 5:03 PM
(WGN-AM) - Gordon Beckham singled in the winning run with two outs in the ninth, and Scott Podsednik homered while tying a career high with four hits to lift the Chicago White Sox to an 8-7 victory over the Cubs on Saturday.
With the game tied at 7, Paul...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 2:46 PM
Last Modified: August 31, 2009 12:00 PM
Added some cool stories today including:
- Dave Matthews playing with the Richmond Symphony (02-14)
- Gov. George Allen vs. Jimmy Johnson (02-27)
- NASCAR fans upset over losing the Winston Cup name (09-07)...
| Aug 5, 2009
CINCINNATI -- Few of Jim Hendry's off-season moves have worked out the way he wanted, as evidenced by the Cubs' first-half malaise.
But the deadline deal that brought left-handers Tom Gorzelanny and John Grabow from Pittsburgh has paid early dividends....
| Aug 9, 2008
| 7:56 PM
After taking himself out with a lead after five innings in his previous start, Carlos Zambrano said he was "mentally prepared" to go only five or six innings that afternoon.
On Saturday, Zambrano said he was prepared to go six or seven innings against...