Wrigley Field is loaded with traditions–traditions that some Cubs fans love and others loathe. Here’s what Jeremiah would keep and what he’d dump.
The Cubs are still sorting out the trade compensation they’ll be sending the Red Sox for “acquiring” Theo Epstein. You may recall that this little matter was either to be settled by November 1st or at that time it would become a matter for the commissioner’s office. The organizations have mutually agreed to let it drag on this long for a number of reasons, not the least of which is the cozy relationship between Epstein (and Jed Hoyer) and Red Sox GM Ben Cherington. The most obvious precedent for such a transaction is actually in the Cubs’ past. Andy MacPhail […]
Not much in the way of Cubs news on Wednesday…unless you’re dying to see figure out who will back up Geo Soto at catcher, in which case you’ll be very interested in the final note in today’s “Morning News”. We also talk Japanese pitchers, fat first basemen, juiced MVPs and celebrity NFL correspondents.