Hailing from Bainbridge, Georgia, a small riverside city just north of the Florida-Georgia line, David Ross had his lunch-pail mentality instilled early. However, during those formative years, it was also quite clear that this guy was gifted athletically. Opting for a non-traditional high school experience, Ross gained the exposure needed to catch the eyes of
New Cubs reliever Mike Montgomery beaned Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday in the 10th inning of last night’s extra inning thrilling win and today we found out the seven time all-star has a broken thumb and will likely be out the rest of the regular season. Read more at MLB.com…
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Cubs reliever Adam Warren will be a part of the Aroldis Chapman/Gleyber Torres trade, the New York Post reports. Warren came up in the Yankees organization spending a couple seasons in New York before being traded to the Cubs in the offseason for Starlin Castro. Warren has had an up-and-down season in Chicago, starting red-hot before
Enjoy 3 minutes of highlights from the Chicago Cubs’ new closer, Aroldis Chapman.
Numerous sources are now reporting that the Cubs have traded single-A prospect Gleyber Torres and others to the New York Yankees for closer Aroldis Chapman. Torres was scratched from tonight’s game for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans. Developing…
The Cubs have made their first deal of the summer, trading AAA-prospect Dan Vogelbach to the Seattle Mariners for LHP Mike Montgomery. Vogelbach has a .318 average with 16 home runs in Iowa. He will conceivably see time at first base or DH in Seattle. Montgomery, on the other hand, is a lefty who was
I love Kyle Schwarber. I really, really do. I’ve said many times that he is probably my favorite Cub. He has the most exciting bat in the National League and his unique ability to play several positions makes him a heck of an asset to the ballclub. But as we near the trade deadline, I
After a brief hiatus, the “Wave The W Show” with Tyler and Bo is back with a special trade-talk episode. We hope you enjoy!
Last Friday was like most Fridays at my house. I woke up, showered, got dressed, and went to let my 8-month old dog, Leia, outside to spend the day in the backyard while I was at work. But this Friday was different. She didn’t want to go outside. We have a big fenced-in yard where