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Kerry Wood Signs with Chicago Cubs – We Believe Again

Kerry Wood signs with the Chicago Cubs. I believe, I believe!
What a great day to be a Cubs fan!
Kerry Wood is coming back to Chicago!  It’s really happening!
The rumors began weeks ago: Kerry Wood was a free agent and the Cubs needed bullpen help. A perfect fit unless you looked at what Kerry Wood made [...]

Chicago Cubs Jim Hendry Signs Bob Howry, Again

Jim Hendry is Officially Delusional
Jim Hendry Finds Cubs Bullpen Solution in Bob Howry

The bullpen has been a problem this year but you know our man Jim Hendry has been hard at work looking for an elite right handed setup man that can get the ball from the starters to baseball’s most unhittable closer Carlos Marmol. [...]

Starlin Castro Hits Home Run In First At Bat and Drives in Record Six RBI

Starlin Castro doesn’t know how to be a Cub yet
Starlin Castro Home Run in First At Bat and 6 RBI Game
On May 7, 2010 the much heralded prospect Starlin Castro was called up to join the Chicago Cubs. He was immediately penciled into the starting lineup at shortstop as the Cubs didn’t intend on calling [...]

Chicago Cubs Call Up Starlin Castro to the Majors

Chicago Cubs top prospect and new savior Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro is joining the Chicago Cubs
Wow! In a move that surprised fans, the Chicago Cubs have promoted AA Shortstop Starlin Castro to the major leagues.
What made the promotion shocking was the fact that GM Jim Hendry had denied that Starlin Castro would be promoted to the [...]

Welcome Back Ted Lilly! Ted Lilly Returns From Rehab to Pitch 3 Hit Gem

Ted Lilly Returns WGN Commercial

The Return of Ted Lilly
In his first game of the 2010 season, Ted Lilly got down to doing what Ted Lilly does best. Ted Lilly wins baseball games. It’s what he does and he does it well.
Ted Lilly held the potent Milwaukee Brewers lineup to just three hits and no earned [...]

Carlos Zambrano is Moving to the Bullpen

Meet the Cubs new $18 million dollar set up man (photo)
Carlos Zambrano Moving to the Bullpen
In a move that stunned baseball fans who weren’t too out of it from celebrating 4/20 with Geovany Soto, Chicago Cubs manager Lou Pinella announced that starting pitcher Carlos Zambrano would be moved to the Cubs bullpen to be Carlos [...]

Chicago Cubs Tickets Go On Sale

Celebrate because Chicago Cubs Tickets go on SALE! (photo)
Chicago Cubs Tickets Go On Sale!
It’s time to celebrate Cubs fans!  Chicago Cubs Tickets for 2010 go on sale Friday February 19th!  Starting at 10 AM (Central Time) on Feb 19th you can buy Cubs Tickets to individual games.
Start planning your trip to Wrigley!  2010 Chicago Cubs [...]

Chicago Cubs Sign Xavier Nady

Chicago Cubs sign free agent Xavier Nady

Cubs Sign Xavier Nady
After hearing a few months of offseason Chicago Cubs Rumors about who the Cubbies new 4th outfielder would be, we finally found the player.  The much heralded new Cubs outfielder is Xavier Nady.  The Cubs signed Nady to a 1 year $3.3 million plus incentives contract.
Why [...]

Ryne Sandberg – Manager of Iowa Cubs

Ryne Sandberg managed the Peoria Chiefs in 2007-08
Ryne Sandberg to Manage Iowa Cubs
Chicago Cubs legend and Hall of Fame second baseman Ryne Sandberg has been named to manage the AAA affiliate Iowa Cubs for the 2010 season.
This will be Sandberg’s fourth season of managing in the minor leagues for the Chicago Cubs.  Sandberg was manager [...]

Cubs Hire Greg Maddux as Assistant to General Manager

Greg Maddux in 2009
Greg Maddux Joins the Chicago Cubs Front Office
On January 11, 2010 the Chicago Cubs named former Cubs pitcher and future hall of famer Greg Maddux as an assistant to General Manager Jim Hendry.
Greg Maddux is returning to the Chicago Cubs!
This is great news for Cubs fans because Greg Maddux is well known [...]