Hypothetically…

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Let’s set up a disclaimer first.  For one, I am not saying that the Chicago Cubs absolutely need another pitcher; I’m just saying it would be nice to have another guy in the mix so that they don’t have to rely on Tsuyoshi Wada (or whoever) as the #5 starter. Continue reading Hypothetically…

Fun With Number$

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I found a fun link via MLB Trade Rumors tonight from the LA Times where they have an interactive graphic that allows the user to compare team payrolls and salary allocation.  The default is comparing Dodgers and Angels (which, LAWLZ) but I swapped it to comparing the Reds and Cubs. Continue reading Fun With Number$

To spend or not to spend

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On Sunday, Tom Ricketts addressed the media with a state of the franchise update. He addressed a wide variety of topics, but one comment has drawn a lot of attention. He stated that the payroll of the last years of the Tribune were “unsustainable.” “You’re kind of comparing it to Continue reading To spend or not to spend