Alfonso Soriano

Alfonso Soriano

Hoge: Soriano Much Classier Than The Fans Who Boo Him

In Chicago, three things are certain: death, taxes and booing — especially when a guy is making too much money.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

Alfonso Soriano

Soriano: Booing By Cubs Fans ‘Not Fair’

The frustration stemming from Alfonso Soriano’s lack of hustle and albatross contract reached a breaking point Sunday night at Wrigley Field.

670 The Score–06/18/2012

Alfonso Soriano

Finfer: Presenting Chicago’s All-$#*tty Team

It seems more appropriate, and fun, to combine both rosters into one embarrassing, pathetic, and disturbing group.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro hits a double against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of an interleague game on June 10, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Dempster Leads Cubs To 8-2 Win Over Twins

Ryan Dempster further raised his trade value with eight shutout innings, pitching the Chicago Cubs past the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Sunday.

06/10/2012

Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers is congratulated by Brock Conrad #14 after scoring during the game against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park on June 6, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Greinke Fans 12, Brewers Thrash Cubs 8-0

Zack Greinke had a season-high 12 strikeouts and the Milwaukee Brewers rediscovered their offense, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-0 on Wednesday night.

06/06/2012

Ryan Dempster #46 of the Chicago Cubs pitches during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on June 5, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Dempster Wins First Game This Year, Cubs Rout Brewers 10-0

Ryan Dempster earned his first win since last August, throwing seven innings of three-hit ball as the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-0 on Tuesday night.

06/05/2012

Alfonso Soriano

Soriano Open To Trade Possibilities

If the Cubs can find someone willing to pay the roughly $45 million remaining on Alfonso Soriano’s contract, the veteran outfielder would be open to a trade.

670 The Score–06/04/2012

Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants gets his throw off to complete the double-play while avoiding the slide of Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs in the fifth inning at AT&T Park on June 1, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Cubs Comeback Falls Short In 4-3 Loss To Giants

Chicago’s slumbering offense woke up just long enough to give the San Francisco Giants a scare. Like much of the season, the Cubs just couldn’t keep it going.

06/02/2012

Ian Stewart #2 of the Chicago Cubs gets congratulated by Alfonso Soriano #12 after hitting a two run homer against the San Diego Padres in the fourth inning on May 28, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Halt 12-Game Skid, Top Padres 11-7

The Chicago Cubs stopped their 12-game losing streak as Alfonso Soriano hit a go-ahead home run Monday in an 11-7 win over the San Diego Padres.

05/28/2012

Joe Mather. (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

Bernstein: It’s Ok That The Cubs Are Really Bad

Consuming Cubs baseball is simply unhealthy right now, if it matters to you.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2012

Anthony Rizzo. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Rogers: Time To Bring Rizzo Up

One baseball expect thinks it’s time to bring Rizzo to Chicago for good.

670 The Score–05/23/2012

Chicago Cubs first baseman Jeff Baker is tagged out by Houston Astros shortstop Jed Lowrie while trying to steal second base at Minute Maid Park on May 22, 2012 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Hand Cubs 8th Straight Loss With 2-1 Win

J.D. Martinez hit the go-ahead RBI single in the sixth inning and Jose Altuve had a solo homer to give the Houston Astros a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.

05/22/2012

Carlos Ruiz #51 of the Philadelphia Phillies is congratulated by John Mayberry Jr. #15 after hitting a solo home run in the eighth inning against the Chicago Cubs on May 16, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Ruiz Leads Phillies Past Cubs

Carlos Ruiz hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the eighth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies used Hector Luna’s first career grand slam to pull away for a 9-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.

05/16/2012

Bryan LaHair its a solo home run against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Can’t Complete Sweep, Fall 7-6 To Cardinals

Yadier Molina hit an RBI single off second baseman Darwin Barney’s glove with two outs in the ninth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 Tuesday, avoiding a sweep and an 0-5 homestand.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

The Chicago Cubs wear pink to celebrate Mother's Day during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on May 13, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Cubs Beat Brewers 8-2 To Avoid Sweep

For the first time in more than a year, the Chicago Cubs finally won a game in Milwaukee.

05/13/2012

Atlanta Braves right fielder Jason Heyward scores a run as Chicago Cubs catcher Geovany Soto waits for the throw in the fifth inning on May 8, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Wood Gives Up Game Winning Runs, Cubs Fall To Braves 3-1

Dan Uggla hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Tuesday night.

05/08/2012

Shortstop Dee Gordon #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws to first base to complete a double play on a ground ball hit by Bryan LaHair #6 of the Chicago Cubs as Starlin Castro #13 slides into second base during the sixth inning at Wrigley Field on May 5, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Capuano Does It With Arm, Bat As Dodgers Top Cubs 5-1

Chris Capuano threw seven shutout innings and drove in two runs to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.

05/05/2012

Chicago Cubs first baseman Bryan LaHair celebrates his 9th inning home run, tying the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field on April 24, 2012. The Cubs won in the 10th inning, 3-2. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Soriano’s RBI In 10th Gives Cubs 3-2 Win Over Cards

The Cubs ended the St. Louis Cardinals’ run of 13 consecutive wins Tuesday night, in a dramatic walkoff to secure their first series victory of the season.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

Miami Marlins starter Mark Buehrle pitches during a game against the Chicago Cubs at Marlins Park on April 18, 2012 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Ramirez, Buehrle Help Marlins Beat Cubs 9-1

Hanley Ramirez homered for the third game in a row, Mark Buehrle pitched eight innings for his first victory with Miami and the Marlins beat the slumping Chicago Cubs 9-1 on Wednesday night.

04/18/2012

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Josh Johnson throws a pitch during a game against the Chicago Cubs at Marlins Park on April 17, 2012 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins Top Cubs 5-2 In Guillen’s Return To Dugout

MIAMI (AP) – Ozzie Guillen made a victorious return to the dugout Tuesday night, when pitchers Josh Johnson and Heath Bell snapped out of early-season slumps to help the Miami Marlins beat the Chicago Cubs […]

04/17/2012

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