April 2012

4/24: Peoria Walks Off in Grand Fashion

Well that’s one hell of a way to cap a walk off victory, nothing more exciting than a walk off grand slam.  Paul Hoilman delivered in a big way, with the game tied in the bottom of the ninth he launched a game winning grand slam to beat the Lugnuts 6-2.  Full box score after the jump.

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April 25, 2012 – Cubs Lineup vs Cardinals

The Cubs already have locked up their first series win of the season, today they go for their first sweep of the season behind Chris Volstad.  The weather is rather crappy today in Chicago, hopefully we can dodge the rain drops and get this one in, here is the Cubs lineup today.

1. DeJesus – RF
2. Campana – CF
3. Castro – SS
4. LaHair – 1B
5. Soriano – LF
6. Stewart – 3B
7. Clevenger – C
8. Barney – 2B
9. Volstad – P

Thanks for reading, go Cubs!
- George

April 24, 2012 – Cubs Lineup vs. Cardinals

The Cubs go for their second straight win, and third in their last four games against Adam Wainwright and the Cardinals.  Jeff Samardzija is on the hill tonight, looking for his second win against the Cardinals this year.  Here’s the Cubs lineup.

1. DeJesus – RF
2. Campana – CF
3. Castro – SS
4. LaHair – 1B
5. Soriano – LF
6. Stewart – 3B
7. Barney – 2B
8. Soto – C
9. Samardzija – P

Thanks for reading, go Cubs!
- George

Peoria Chiefs Stats and Standings Through 4/23/12

The Chiefs got off to a slow start this season, but are hovering right around the .500 mark.  They should get a boost from the addition of Geraldo Concepcion to the roster.  Full stats and standings after the jump.

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Peoria Chiefs Add Concepcion to Roster

Gerardo Concepcion officially signed with the Cubs back in March, you can read about that here, he will now make his Organizational debut tomorrow for the Peoria Chiefs, where he will be starting.  We will keep you posted on his progress for sure. 

Thanks for reading,
- George

Mather Stings Former Team; Cubs Walk Off

On an evening that seemed like the “same old night” at Wrigley, the Cubs had a breakthrough.  After getting dominated for 8 straight innings by Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia, the Cubs took three weeks worth of frustration out on Cardinals closer Jason Motte.  A combination of outstanding at bats, and a clutch base hit led to the Cubs first walk off win of the season.  Full recap and highlights after the jump.

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Rodrigo Lopez Designated for Assignment

Roster move to make room for Michael Bowden who was acquired from Boston in the Marlon Byrd deal.

- George

April 23, 2012 – Cubs Lineup vs Cardinals

The Cubs look to get back in the win column tonight against Jaime Garcia and the St. Louis Cardinals.  Matt Garza will take the ball for the Cubs, and try to bounce back after a shaky outing in Miami.  Here’s the Cubs lineup.

1. DeJesus – RF
2. Barney – 2B
3. Castro – SS / (Glad he’s healthy enough to play after yesterday)
4. Soriano – LF
5. Baker – 1B
6. Soto – C
7. Johnson – CF
8. Mather – 3B
9. Garza – P

 

Thanks for reading, go Cubs!
- George

Iowa Cubs Standings and Stats Through 4/22/12

The I-Cubs have hit a rough stretch recently, and now sit two games under .500.  The bats have not been the problem as the I-Cubs continue to put up numbers, the pitching could be a lot better.  Hopefully it is this week, full stats and standings after the jump.

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Tennessee Smokies Stats and Standings Through 4/22/12

It’s been an up and down year for the Smokies, but they find themselves at .500 sitting two games out of the top spot in the Southern League North.  Full stats and standings after the jump.

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