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Monthly Archive: January 2012

Tuesday

31

January 2012

15

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Handicapping the Non-Roster Invitees

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Yesterday, the Cubs announced the names of the players who are not a part of the 40 man roster who have been invited to compete for a big league job in spring training. We take a look at the names and search for potential spots on the 40 man roster for them to grab.

Tuesday

31

January 2012

55

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Monday

30

January 2012

0

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Retro Prospect Profile

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Let’s put those old prospect handbooks to good use and dig up a few old scouting reports on some Cubs related players. See if you can guess who these guys are based on the report written about them in 2006.

Monday

30

January 2012

0

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Guess Who's Back? Bobby's Back

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Morning news today discusses the addition of a player from Japan to the team, the removal of a player from the 40 man roster as well as a nice nugget to wet your Brett Jackson juices. Plus a heartwarming story about how Walt Disney made me drop my jeans.

Saturday

28

January 2012

0

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GO: Last Meal

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The GO! column is a series of quick questions, some serious, some quirky, that allow us to hear more from you and you to hear less from us. A win win! GO!