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Minor League Wrap -- July 18, 2007

It's late. I know.Iowa CubsMatt Murton drives in Ronny Cedeno in the ninth to lead the I-Cubs to a 3-4 victory over the Round Rock Express.Kevin Hart pitched eight innings for the I-Cubs, letting...

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LA Times cash flow hits toilet; Trib deal next?

Bloomberg News is reporting that the LA Times saw a 27% decline in cash flow. The LA Times isn't so much following the industry trend as leading it, Bloomberg seems to indicate; the Times and...

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Tuesday Morning Other News

Some stuff that we'd probably be discussing any other day, except for... well, y'know.The S-F Chronicle is reporting that Barry will play tonight. Yay?There's movement in the Cubs minor league...

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Sunday Morning Roundup

This isn't quite deep enough for me to drop the H-word on it, but there's a lot of news to go through this morning and I wanted a bit of space to churn through it all.Lou's defense of batting the...

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Pitching Rotation Set for Second Half...

...until roster moves or off days intervene, I would think.Here's the pitching probables list from Cubs.com. Your rotation: Zambrano Lilly Marquis Hill Marshall Substitute Marshall with...

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Team Leaderboards, Midseason Edition

Do you love statistics? I love statistics. Here's a bunch of them, tidily wrapped up in such a fasion as to provide midseason leaderboards.Note: Yes, I don't have leaderboards for the common stuff...

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Who would you like to see in the Derby?

Ok, here's an idea for a little All-Star week diversion, to distract us from the fact that nothing's probably going to happen with the Cubs until Friday, barring a trade of some sort. (Remember...

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Minor League Wrap -- July 4, 2007

Iowa CubsThe New Orleans Zephyrs hand the I-Cubs their eighth-straight loss, 7-3. Randy Wells gets the loss after getting chased in the fourth inning. Geoffrey Jones and Mike Nannini (whose MiLB...

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Minor League Wrap -- July 3, 2007

Don't worry; there's every chance someone less sarcastic will handle this tomorrow.Iowa CubsWhat Ronny Cedeno giveth, Les Walrond giveth away. Yup. Facing the Albuquerque Isotopes tonight, Ronny...

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Israeli Baseball League!

This just strikes me as being amazingly cool. There's a professional baseball league in Israel. Most of the players are immigrants -- baseball is largely an immigrant sport in Israel right now,...

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Kroeger to AAA

It's official. The Josh Kroeger Fan Club gets their wish. I'm gonna keep typing for a while so that I can get up to my character limit.Oh, lefty pitcher Geoff Jones has been called up, too. No idea...

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ESPN's Player Ratings

The Worldwide Leader In Sports is not the worldwide leaders in understanding baseball statistics.The worst part is that the conclusions don't precisely fail the smell test: there are some wacky...

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Saturday Morning Headlines

Well, this morning after the Divy in the Ivy, I think it's a good time for some headlines, non? Bruce Miles is sadly absent today; apparently even he gets days off. I'll try and update as events...

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Sunday Morning Headlines

A Carolos Zambrano press conference is like a Zen koan. The short version: He says he's not injured. He's not going back to being a Boras client. And he still thinks that W-L is a good way to...

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Thursday Morning Headlines

Big Z needs to be reminded that they keep score in the first inning. Oh, and it can't be a shoulder injury, you crazy Internet rumor mongers, because he hasn't seen a trainer with a shoulder...

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Wednesday Morning Heads -- Bullpen Madness!

It's baaaaaack... at least for one day, that is.It's hard to try off a new pickoff move when you can't keep the ball in the yard.Soriano is back at leadoff because of the splits. If he keeps taking...

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David Eckstein Leading Off Lower In The Batting Order

David Eckstein is still the Cardinals leadoff man. Tony LaRussa has told him so! It's just that he'll be leading off from the #8 spot in the lineup.(Not that I'm a firm believer in the idea of...

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Ron Santo Hospitalized

He has an irregular heart beat. They say his "spirits are high" and he looks forward to returning soon. It doesn't appear to be serious, but with Ron's history, you can never be sure. Best of luck,...

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Saturday Morning Headlines

For those of you keeping score at home -- the chicago Cubs are two and a half games back in the NL Central. And we can make up some ground if we win tomorrow's game, as the division lead is held by...

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Wednesday Morning Heads

You're getting this early because, weather permitting, I'll be leaving early in the morning to go see beautiful Wrigley Field. I promise not to boo Jacque Jones; I make no guarantees about any of...

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Monday Headlines

Michael Barrett thinks the Cubs should use Miller Park during Wrigley renovations. It's better than the Cell, I'll tell you that much.But for right now, the Cubs play in Wrigley. And Lou looks...

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Friday Morning Headlines

Remember how our bullpen was supposed to kick ass and chew gum? Apparently they ran out of ass-kickings before they ran out of gum. (I would panic, if I didn't remember that there's these guys...

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Thursday Morning Headlines

The Employee needed a trip to the 7-day DL to complete his tour of disabled lists. He'd like to thank everyone who made this possible. For his next accomplishment, The Employee looks to make it...

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Tuesday Morning Headlines

Ok -- tomorrow morning my wife is scheduled to have her labor induced, and I will become a father. The upshot for you -- other than the fact that you're caring people -- is that you get your...

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Monday Morning Headlines

Well, ladies and gentlemen, the season has begun. And we're in first place in the NL Central! Of course, we're tied with four other teams -- but the Cardinals aren't one of them. (Their fans might...

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Sunday Morning Headlines

So... let's take a trip in the time machine back to 2003. Here's your starting rotation, Cubs fans: Kerry Wood Mark Prior Carlos Zambrano Matt Clement Shawn Estes Who would you have wagered...

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Saturday Morning Headlines

The Cubs and Big Z are close to a deal, Hendry says. Don't you feel better already?Also, Glendon Rusch stopped by to visit his former teammates. Glendon didn't quite cover himself in glory at the...

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Thursday Evening Headlines -- Just Gently Batting The Bunny Around

Yes, yes, I've been slacking. So, here's my return. To business!Is it just me, or does someone seem a bit... disgruntled? I don't think there's anything else I could say about Prior that Maddog...

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Tuesday Morning Headlines -- Update on Prior to DL

Ok, guys, sing along to the tune of David Bowie's "Space Oddity":This is Kerry Wood to the DL, I'm prepping for rehab And I'm pitching in a most familiar way And my shoulder feels just the same...

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Monday Morning Headlines

Hot springs are places where water is naturally heated to above their surroundings, normally by geothermal heat. But they're also not always carried over into the regular season.Kerry Wood and Neal...

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