In Tuesday night’s victory over the Cincinnati Reds, Cubs manager Rick Renteria called for not one, not two, not three, but FOUR relievers to get three outs in the top of the eighth inning. Shades of Tony LaRussa! Fortunately it worked out as the four relievers combined for three outs Continue reading Create your own Rick Renteria meme!
Earlier today, ESPN broke the news about the Chicago Cubs hiring Rob Deer as the new Assistant Hitting coach for the 2013 season. Fans might recognize him as being a former teammate of Manager Dale Sveum on the Milwaukee Brewers. However, Deer is better known for leading the American League Continue reading Cubs Hire of Deer Upsets Fans Who Think You Must Be a Good Player to be a Good Coach