The Mobile BayBears clinched a playoff berth for the second straight season with an exciting walkoff victory Friday night.
August 26, 2011
Most Americans will have a decision to make Tuesday between Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain. The Cubs also have a decision or two to make on their own; those regarding players that may or may not be a part of their long-term future.
November 3, 2008
Jim Hendry heads to the general managers meetings and begins in earnest his search for a left-handed hitter to help balance a lineup that was so right-handed that the Dodgers didn't have a left-handed pitcher face them at all in the playoffs.
October 31, 2008
The Cubs were the best in the National League in the regular season, but once again they fell short in the Division Series, getting swept for the second consecutive year.
October 7, 2008
Chicago Cubs broadcaster Len Kasper will be a busy man for as long as the Cubs are in the postseason, even though he won't be calling any play-by-play. Kasper, who recently concluded his fourth year in the Cubs' television broadcast booth, recently talked about the team, the postseason, and more.
October 1, 2008
All of a sudden, the Cubs are looking a little thin in the bullpen. The problem isn't ace setup man Carlos Marmol or closer Kerry Wood. It's the bridge between the starters and Marmol and Wood.
September 20, 2008
CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today recalled left-handed pitcher Sean Marshall from Triple-A Iowa and activated infielder Daryle Ward from the 15-day disabled list. In corresponding roster moves, outfielder Reed Johnson was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to June 18) with lower back spasms and infielder Micah Hoffpauir was optioned to Iowa.
Two of the best pitchers in baseball open the Division Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Arizona Diamondbacks. An in-depth analysis of Brandon Webb, Carlos Zambrano, and the starting lineups awaits inside.
October 3, 2007