Defending Jim Hendry: The Matt Garza Trade

I’ve been mulling over these thoughts in my head for quite a while, and after seeing Chris Archer‘s baby face in a MLB.com promo for the AL Rookie of the Year Award, I think it’s high time I come clean and admit it. I like the Matt Garza trade. The original one. Yes, the one that sent Archer, Hak-Ju Lee, Brandon Guyer, Robinson Chirinos, and Super Sam Fuld to the Rays for Garza, Zach Rosscup, … Continue reading

Our Favorite Cubs of All Time (That We’ve Seen)

We decided that a good introduction to our readers would be our look at our favorite players that we’ve ever watched play for the Cubs. We don’t agree on too much here, but that is to be expected when looking back on two decades of surprisingly decent Cubs baseball. We may not be old enough to remember the great Ernie Banks, but that doesn’t mean these players weren’t fun to watch in their own right. … Continue reading