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July 2009

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Freel Gone….Jeff Baker In

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The Cubs made a curious move to me today. Not so much the trade for Jeff Baker, but why DFA Ryan Freel? I guess it comes down to a roster spot, but I think I’d find a way to make it work and still keep Freel. Suggestions as to how that could have happened? Here is the media release from the team. The Chicago Cubs today acquired infielder Jeff Baker from the Colorado Rockies for minor league right-handed pitcher Al Alburquerque.  To make room for Baker on the roster, infielder Ryan Freel was designated for assignment. Baker, who will wear […]

Tuesday

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June 2009

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Monday

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June 2009

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Cub Recall Sam Fuld…DL AAron Miles Due to Acute Lack of Ability

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From the Cubs Media Department comes this wonderful tidbit: PITTSBURGH – The Chicago Cubs today recalled outfielder Sam Fuld from Triple-A Iowa. In addition, the Cubs placed infielder Aaron Miles on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to June 21) with a hyperextended right elbow. Fuld, 27, is hitting .286 (81-for-283) with 16 doubles, eight triples, 27 RBI and 20 stolen bases in 73 contests for Iowa this season, including a .398 batting average (33-for-83) this month. He has walked 32 times compared to just 22 strikeouts in 319 plate appearances, and has a .309 batting average (21-for-68) with runners in […]

Tuesday

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June 2009

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Cubs Recall Jake Fox and DL Jason Waddell

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CHICAGO Perfect Creature movie download – The Chicago Cubs today recalled infielder/outfielder Jake Fox from Triple-A Iowa and placed left-handed pitcher Jason Waddell on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to June 13) for evaluation and treatment of a non-baseball related medical issue. Fox, 26, begins his second stint with the Cubs, having batted .417 (5-for-12) with two doubles and two RBI in eight games for Chicago from May 27-June 9. He was 5-for-6 (.833) with two doubles and a RBI as a pinch-hitter and started one game in right field and made two appearances at third base. The right-handed hitter […]

Sunday

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June 2009

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God has heard your cries: Gerald Perry is out

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CHICAGO Van Wilder move Belly of the Beast on dvd Police Academy release – The Chicago Cubs today named Von Joshua as their major league hitting coach and relieved Gerald Perry of his duties. Joshua was promoted to the big league job from Triple-A Iowa and will join the Cubs on Tuesday. Joshua, who has been a hitting coach for the last 26 seasons starting in 1984, was in his fourth season as hitting coach at Iowa and is in his seventh in the Cubs organization, joining the club in 2003 as the hitting coach at Double-A West Tennessee. Joshua […]