Search Results for Kerry Wood tag:www.thecubdom.com,2017:/cgi-bin/mt//feed/Kerry Wood 2017-11-20T13:37:24Z Movable Type 4.23-en 35 1 35 Jim Hendry tag:www.thecubdom.com,2011://1.1288 2011-02-04T05:02:01Z 2015-07-07T23:05:30Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Jim Hendry - Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry and Lou Piniella discuss the upcoming 2007 Cubs season on WGN Sports Central during the first day of the Cubs 2007 Convention. Image courtesy of The Cubdom Photo Gallery Successes and Failures Jim Hendry was promoted to Cubs General Manager on... Cubs score big for the All-star game tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1007 2008-07-06T22:24:10Z 2009-05-19T04:52:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Your favorite Cub is in all likelihood going to represent the National League in the all-star game on July 15. Alfonso Soriano, Kosuke Fukudome, and Geovany Soto were all voted in by the fans as starters for the game. Ryan Dempster, Kerry Wood, and Aramis Ramirez were all selected by... The Lou Piniella Song by Jeremy Round tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.994 2008-06-05T14:00:00Z 2009-05-17T00:20:54Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I was poking around one of my advertiser's sites (Click here for Chicago Cubs Gear) and found one of the greatest gems ever discovered on the interweb. The Lou Piniella Song - by Jeremy Round My favorite stanza is: Im getting good vibes from kerry wood Whens the last time... What comes around goes around tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.970 2005-06-16T05:12:01Z 2009-05-17T00:20:48Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com You can see the series in review flags below, and I'll mention the 15-5 score in the loss today... but that is it. Mr. Predictable, Greg Maddux, has suddenly become less predictable... leading to speculation about Greg Maddux' house party with Henry Blanco and Sergio Mitre. Frankly, I'm sure Die-Hard... Way to Go - Sergio! tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.968 2005-06-15T03:43:53Z 2016-02-24T15:39:42Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com So, I'm intermittently checking the gamecast every 10 minutes... and each time I check it, the Cubs have tacked on a few more runs. It is currently 14-0 heading into the top of the ninth, and I'm going to predict a Cubs win! Woo!. Well, since the Cubs are winning... A win is a win tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.963 2005-06-12T02:08:55Z 2009-05-17T00:20:45Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com This afternoon, the Cubs defeated the Red Sox for the second consecutive. As it turns out, most of the country was unable to watch the game because Fox decided that fans elsewhere were more interested in the Cardinals/Yankees or A's/Braves. Fortunately for me, the Indianapolis affiliate aired the Cubs game... Wood to miss three weeks tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.915 2005-05-03T00:30:03Z 2009-05-17T00:20:35Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com This story, saying Wood will be out three weeks, came across the AP wires about 17 minutes ago: AP Wire Story: "Wood out at least 3 weeks" Associated Press, May 2, 2005 Cubs ace Kerry Wood will miss at least three weeks after tests Monday showed he has a muscle... Pirate Predictions tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.904 2005-04-22T21:22:36Z 2009-05-17T00:20:34Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The commenters are getting sarcastic, I'd better bear down and get these ones right. Disclaimer: The first game may have started already, but I haven't looked at the scores yet. Friday: Maddux vs. Mark Redman Saturday: Wood vs. Dave Williams Sunday: Prior vs. Josh Fogg Friday: Redman is 1-1 in... Reviewin' & Previewin tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.898 2005-04-18T23:22:50Z 2009-05-17T00:20:32Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Well, the Cubs went to PNC Park this weekend to play the Pirates. They won two of three and are back at .500. Until the next time he pitches, I've got some questions about Carlos Zambrano who has sandwiched a Cy Young caliber start in between two fairly mediocre performances.... Moanin' & Groanin' tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.896 2005-04-15T23:26:49Z 2009-05-17T00:20:31Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Major League Baseball has the most ridiculous blackout rules! I live 5+ hours from Wrigley Field. I live even farther away from Pittsburgh. I paid for MLB Extra innings. I can't watch the Cubs tonight. The Cubs play the Pirates tonight at 6 P.M. It will be televised on Comcast... Review'n & Preview'n tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.891 2005-04-11T06:12:11Z 2009-05-17T00:20:30Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Its been a good weekend of baseball. As I'm sure you know, the Cubs won two of three over the Brew Crew. Kerry Wood took the mound on Friday, pitched well, but was wild. He went five and two thirds before leaving due to a high pitch count. The game... Vine Line Tid-bits, March 2005 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.872 2005-03-16T00:25:58Z 2009-05-17T00:20:23Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com This month's Vine Line came in the mail a while back. So, having had an opportunity to sit down and read it, it is time to extract the tid-bits. The cover this month has a picture of Sammy Sosa in the shadows, holding a bat by his leg while looking... Spring, the perfect time for pessimism tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.869 2005-03-04T23:58:05Z 2009-05-17T00:20:23Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com 2004 was to 1985 as 2005 will be to? A. 1993 B. 1986 C. 1907 D. 1969 E. None of the Above The similarities between the 1985 Cubs and the 2004 team are a little scary. The 1984 team nearly went to the World Series and so did the 2003... A graphical look at Maddux' Career tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.867 2005-02-27T23:56:08Z 2009-05-17T00:20:22Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I wanted to do something a little different for my look at Greg Maddux. So rather than charting progressive statistics for the last three years, I figured we would look at Maddux' key stats over the course of his career. First, the blue bars are the seasons he played with... Woody Review tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.857 2005-02-10T05:12:13Z 2009-05-17T00:20:18Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Yes, the Farns was traded today. He'll be a Tiger next year, and the Cubs will receive Roberto Novoa, Scott Moore, and Bo Flowers. If these names don't mean anything to you, you're not alone. However, I have it on good information that these individuals are a reliever, a third... Markie Franchise tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.847 2005-01-28T21:40:23Z 2009-05-17T00:20:13Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Some more analysis through charts. Today's subject: Mark "The Franchise" Prior. The first thing I notice looking at this chart is the shorter lines for 2002 and 2004. Prior is in his third season as a starter, but has failed to remain perfectly healthy in any of the three. His... Vine-Line Tid-bits, January 2005 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.832 2005-01-09T20:29:03Z 2009-05-17T00:20:10Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Vine-Line came while I was gone over Christmas, and I'm just getting around to reading it. There are some good tid-bits in this month's issue. The cover has a black and white photograph of Phil Cavarretta. The hadline says '60 Years Later, 1945 MVP Phil Cavarretta recalls the Cubs'... The Ghost of Mike Hampton tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.812 2004-11-24T20:50:23Z 2009-05-17T00:20:06Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Old Style Cubs had a nice post the other day when its two contributors each answered some questions about Glendon Rusch. This post, for some reason, got me thinking seriously about the Cubs efforts to re-sign Carlos Beltran. So, I had to ask myself this: Will the Chicago Cubs organization... Vine-Line Tid-bits, October 2004 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.801 2004-10-31T19:31:00Z 2009-05-17T00:20:04Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com This should have been "Vine-Line Tid-bits, November 2004 The Chicago National League Ball Club, inc. (a.k.a Chicago Cubs) publishes a monthly magazine named "Vine-Line." On the average, the magazine is a waste of money for subscribers, who are typically treated to articles with little substance, written by authors dependent on... Swinging Sticks tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.766 2004-08-04T02:35:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:59Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com UPDATE: 10:13 PM Central Time The Cubs run their record to 2-0 in the Nomar Garciappara (correctly spelled Garciaparra) era, with a 5-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies. In one of the more suprising turn of events since acquiring Nomar, neither team scored a run after the second inning...