No Way Will The Cubs Blow It This Time ... Uh Oh

Time to worry: When your team has lost four straight at home during the stretch run of the division race. Time to really worry: When your manager says "If he can pitch, he'll pitch. If he can't, we'll put Sean Marshall in the rotation." Those words of wisdom were spoken by Lou Piniella, after Carlos Zambrano bailed after … » 9/03/08 10:15am 9/03/08 10:15am

This Potential Chicago Riot Brought To You By The Letter Z

And so we witness the brave veneer begin to crack in the Windy City. The Cubs are still in first in the NL Central — shouldn't that be cause for unbridled joy? — but you'd never know it. Carlos Zambrano had a stinky outing on Monday and was treated to a chorus of boos by the Wrigley unfaithful. Zambrano lost his fifth… » 9/04/07 9:15am 9/04/07 9:15am