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Have Baseball GMs Wasted $1 Billion in Bad Contracts?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 02.02.2013 | Sports
Larry Schwimmer

Don't let the fear of losing a great player to another team cause you to sign an expensive, long-term contract at a disadvantageous time. Let the competition waste millions.

The Biblical Implications Of Albert Pujols' Hug

Rabbi Joshua Hess | Posted 07.13.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Hess

When Albert Pujols hugged Chicago Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry during batting practice a couple of days ago, the encounter was quickly dubbed, "the hug heard around the world."

Jim Hendry Lashes Out At Milton Bradley: Cubs GM Says To Stop Blaming Team And Fans For Bad Season

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

MESA, Ariz. — Cubs general manager Jim Hendry says Milton Bradley should stop blaming the team, manager and fans for his failure to produce duri...

Cubs Demote Hitting Coach Von Joshua

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The disappointed Chicago Cubs wasted little time making a change, dropping hitting coach Von Joshua after Sunday's season finale while...

Milton Bradley Suspended For Year: Cubs End Outfielder's Season After Interview

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

ST. LOUIS — Milton Bradley's season is finished. Perhaps his days with the Chicago Cubs are, too. The Cubs suspended their volatile outfielder ...

Blagojevich Behind "Sneak Attack" Street Sign Installation: Park Ridge Mayor

WBBM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Gov. Rod Blagojevich was behind a "sneak attack" installation of street signs in Park Ridge honoring Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry, the town's mayor...

Cubs Pursuing Bush Shoe-Thrower; 'Do You Think He's A Lefty?' Asks Curious Hendry

The Heckler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
The Heckler

The Cubs today announced their desire to sign the angry Iraqi journalist who heaved a pair of shoes at President Bush.

Cubs Sign Hendry To Four-Year Extension

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — General manager Jim Hendry and the Chicago Cubs agreed Monday to a four-year contract extension through the 2012 season, a deal that w...

Trade Carlos Zambrano

Joe Aiello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Joe Aiello

It's time to move Zambrano before he becomes an all too familiar problem for Cubs fans. We've had our share of arm injuries to franchise pitchers, and I'm not in the mood for another.

A Pirates' Fan's Lament: I Feel Your Pain (Kind Of)

Jon Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Jon Greenberg

The economy's in the toilet, your 401(k) is worth as much as Neifi Perez's autograph, and the White Sox are still playing while the Cubs are scheduling tee times in Scottsdale.