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Javier Baez, a Chicago Cubs prospect playing for the Class-A Daytona Cubs, went four-for-four on Monday night, homering each time.
It was a game in which you needed a lighthouse and a compass to find your way around the bases — the fog was that bad at Wrigley Field today. But eventually it dissipated and the Reds wo … oh my God, a dead body! Nobody leaves the park!
Jason Heyward owners are frustrated, and are preparing to rise up and take over the government by force. That’s either the plot of the new movie White House Down, or the lead topic of RotoExperts’ Mike Cardano’s fantasy baseball roundup. Heyward is on a tear, having raised his batting average 40 points this week. Of course he’s still hitting just .185, but you should probably buy him if you get the chance.
It’s in the unwritten rules of the Wrigley Field bleachers. If a husband spills beer on a wife while protecting her from a batted ball, the wife then has the right to intentionally pour her beer on her husband’s head.
Survival Of The Fittest: Darwin Barney Awkwardly Pursues A Foul Ball All The Way Into A Bullpen Bench
Some pop-ups aren’t meant to be caught. Apparently Gold Glove second basemen Darwin Barney doesn’t think so, as he clearly throws caution to the wind and barrels into a public park-style bench in the Cubs bullpen. Given the way he closed his eyes just before the moment of impact, he’s lucky he didn’t dislocate/break/lose/burn something.
Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel has vowed to bring to justice the man who delivered a severed goat’s head to Wrigley Field on Wednesday, saying that the stunt “speaks for itself.” Meanwhile the police have little to go on, and the Cubs blew a five-run lead to lose to the Giants, 7-6. (Goat sound here).
The Chicago Cubs Hired A 25-Year-Old As Its New Director Of Baseball Operations, You Can Now Feel Bad About Yourself
Scott Harris, a graduate of UCLA in 2009, is the Chicago Cubs new Director of Baseball Operations. Though Theo Epstein is clearly still running the show, Harris will undoubtedly be a cog in the front office wheel. At 25 years old. But kudos to you, Scott Harris, for getting so far so quickly.
Former Chicago Cubs and Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Mark Grace’s life since ending his playing days has been a troubled one riddled with DUI charge after DUI charge. Well, those DUIs have added up and now Grace could face nearly four years in prison.
Adam Greenberg Was Hit In The Head In His First Major League At-Bat 7 Years Ago, Now He Gets A Second Chance
Adam Greenberg came in for his first major league at-bat on July 9, 2005, and was hit with a 92 mph fastball just below his right ear by the first pitch he faced. After years of battling vertigo and bouncing around the minors, Greenberg will get a second chance â at least for a day. Read more after the jump.