Search Results for injuries tag:www.thecubdom.com,2017:/cgi-bin/mt//feed/injuries 2017-11-18T10:23:16Z Movable Type 4.23-en 15 1 15 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... Ryne Sandberg tag:www.thecubdom.com,2011://1.1287 2011-02-04T04:54:16Z 2015-07-07T22:58:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Ryne Sandberg is the greatest player to ever play second base! A nine time Gold Glover... ten time All-Star... ... eight Silver Sluggers ... and now a Hall of Famer! yne Sandberg was born in Spokane Washington on September 18, 1959. He was named after Ryne Duren, a Yankees relief... 5 Reasons for mid-season optimism tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1217 2009-07-19T22:26:49Z 2009-08-13T22:28:25Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Depressed that our much ballyhooed 2009 Cubs were .500 at the All-Star break? Here's 5 reasons to stoke your Cubbie-Optimism. 5. Milton Bradley is hitting .239 and slugging .369. For a guy with a .277 career average and a .451 slugging percentage, he's severely underperforming his career numbers... and there's... Injuries piling up for Cubs tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.1003 2008-06-26T14:00:00Z 2009-05-19T05:22:50Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com As the Cubs roared through the early part of the schedule, amassing the best record in baseball, I've been smiling at our good fortune and relative health. However, with the injuries to Alfonso Soriano and Carlos Zambrano, the team is beginning to feel the effect of over one fourth of... Chicks dig the Long Ball tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.962 2005-06-11T03:43:31Z 2009-05-17T00:20:45Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Seven Home Runs! Today was a wild one at Wrigley as the Cubs defeated the Boston Red Sox 14-6 (Boxscore) in the Red Sox first visit to Wrigley field. The score should tell you pretty much everything you need to know about the game, but to give you a more... Tell me when it hurts tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.870 2005-03-13T03:32:59Z 2009-05-17T00:20:23Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Sky is falling! The Sky is falling! Over the last week, Cubdom has been staring the boogy man face to face. It started with Nomar's wrist taking a spring opening hit-by-pitch. Then there were reports that Prior was only going to throw in a simulated game, Corey took one... 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... 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... Post Mortem 2004 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.784 2004-10-03T03:43:00Z 2009-05-17T00:20:01Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I never wanted to write this post, but I've known for a while that I would have to. In fact, I've wanted to say several of the things I will be ranting about for sometime now, but I held off because you always want to give your team the... Anchorman is Awesome! tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.747 2004-07-10T01:14:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:57Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com First, an apology for my loyal readers. This week has been a hectic one, and unfortunately, the blog was odd-man-out for the week. However, with my big presentation completed this morning, rest assured your favorite Cubs blogger will be working hard to remain/become your favorite. Second, despite not having time... Good Riddance Damian Jackson tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.719 2004-06-01T06:00:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:51Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Our Chicago Cubs lost a rough one tonight, 3-5. Glendon Rusch had a tough outing, allowing 3 (earned) runs in 5 innings pitched. Francis Beltran and Jimmy Anderson threw 2.1 innings of scoreless no-hit baseball, but then Dusty brought in "The Farns." In my opinion, Kyle Farnsworth appeared unprepared to... Lee for Choi Trade, May Analysis tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.717 2004-05-30T06:00:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:51Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Cubs Win, Cubs Win, Cubs Win, Holy Cow! The Cubs broke their five game losing streak today and beat the Pirates 12-1. The final score was a bit deceptive as the game was tied 1-1 at the start of the seventh, but the Cubs scored 3 in the seventh, 1,... Prescient Cub fan of the Year tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.714 2004-05-25T06:00:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:51Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Cubs lost a big game today. We entered the day with the opportunity to put the Astros 2.5 games in back of us, and instead the Astros are only half a game back, while the Cubs find themselves 1.5 games behind the Reds. Roy Oswalt shut down the Cubs... Wood hurt, Cubs underdogs for Central Title tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.707 2004-05-12T06:00:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:50Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Yesterday, the Cubs became underdogs in the NL Central. The team appears to be near its breaking point as injuries are taking their toll. Kerry Wood left the game in the second inning with a tight triceps muscle, and all of The Cubdom is nervously awaiting word of how... Will the Cubs win in the Central in 2004? tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.693 2004-03-22T06:00:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:49Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Remember, past performance does not ensure future results. This sentence is a staple in the financial disclaimer world, and is equally applicable in the world of baseball. Will the Cubs win it all in 2004? I don’t know but I sure hope so. To predict the future, we study...