Archive - 2008

November 25th

NL Central Smackdown Revisited

Back in April, I put up some polls for our readers to rank the position players and number one pitchers in the division. I originally intended to get them up before the season started so any hot starts wouldn't influence the results. I failed miserably at that and the poll results showed that (Derrek Lee second?). Nonetheless, let's revisit the fun.

November 22nd

Delusions of Grandeur

Kansas City is focused on Sean Marshall and Mike Fontenot in talks with the Cubs about Mark Teahen. …

That is according to a Phil Rogers article.

That's great, I'm focused on solving world peace after I cure cancer, which will all happen after I retire at age 35 because the charming widow across the street is really the heir to the Buffett family fortune and appreciates when I roll her garbage can up her driveway on Tuesdays.

November 21st

November 19th

Pluck On Demand

Cubs Roster Info:


Cubs Org Depth Chart

40-Man Roster Info

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39 players
on MLB RESERVE LIST (one slot is open), plus three players are on 60-DAY DL and one player has been DESIGNATED FOR ASSIGNMENT (DFA)


MLB ACTIVE LIST
: 25

Last updated 7-29-2016

* bats or throws left
# bats both

PITCHERS: 13
Jake Arrieta
* Aroldis Chapman
Carl Edwards Jr
Justin Grimm
Jason Hammel
Kyle Hendricks
John Lackey
* Jon Lester
* Mike Montgomery
Joe Nathan
Hector Rondon
Pedro Strop
* Travis Wood

CATCHERS: 3
Willson Contreras
* Miguel Montero
David Ross

INFIELDERS: 5
Javy Baez
Kris Bryant
* Anthony Rizzo
Addison Russell
# Ben Zobrist

OUTFIELDERS: 4
* Chris Coghlan
# Dexter Fowler
* Jason Heyward
Matt Szczur

OPTIONED: 10
Andury Acevedo, P
Albert Almora Jr, OF
R. J. Alvarez, P
# Jeimer Candelario, INF
* Gerardo Concepcion, P
* Munenori Kawasaki, INF
Pierce Johnson, P
* Tommy LaStella, INF
Spencer Patton, P
* Giovanni Soto, P

15-DAY DL: 4
Dallas Beeler, P
Aaron Brooks, P
Trevor Cahill, P
Jorge Soler, OF

60-DAY DL: 3
* Zac Rosscup, P
* Kyle Schwarber, C
Christian Villanueva, INF

DFA: 1 
* Clayton Richard, P 

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Minor League Rosters
Rule 5 Draft 
Minor League Free-Agents

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