Wrigleyville

RedEye 'Hoods




Wrigleyville

Cubs have options among 2012 free agents

Cubs have options among 2012 free agents

We’re on to Phase 3 of the offseason to-do list and it involves acquiring new players and the consideration of moving Starlin Castro to a new position.  Julie Dicaro at A League of Her Own made my job a bit easier by already compiling a list of the 2012 Class of Free Agents.   Take a…

Read More...


2011 Chicago Cubs final grades

2011 Chicago Cubs final grades

Back in July, I posted my mid-season grades for the Cubs.  Now is the time for the final grades for the 2011 Chicago Cubs.   THE GOOD   Carlos Pena – The guy at first base finished with 28 HRs and 80 RBIs with a .225 batting average.  Back in July I said, “his batting average won’t…

Read More...


Zambrano to retire?

Zambrano to retire?

After being ejected in the middle of the game against the Atlanta Braves on Friday night, Carlos Zambrano supposedly cleaned out his locker and threatened to retire.  I’m calling his bluff. He can threaten retirement all he wants, but I think that Zambrano will be back at some point to collect the remaining part of…

Read More...



What do YOU think?

We're always on the lookout for more local news freelancers and opinion writers. Interested? Great! E-mail us at redeyehoods@tribune.com

Working for tips! Send us one