Lilly is a former Cubs pitcher who is a special assistant in the team’s front office now.
Acquiring pitching will be Chicago’s main offseason objective.
Kerry Wood was dispatched to see 18-year-old fireballer Tyler Kolek in Texas.
Former Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly will work under Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer.
The days of inflated home run totals and offensive power statistics appear well behind us, as a 2.01 ERA in the National League is currently good for tenth place among starters with 30 IP or more.
The Los Angeles Dodgers took advantage of Matt Garza’s wildness and beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0 Sunday.
Carlos Zambrano out-pitched former teammate Ted Lilly with eight solid innings and the Cubs beat the Dodgers 4-1 in Los Angeles.
Wednesday, John Danks started for the White Sox as they lost to the L.A. Dodgers. Carlos Quentin homered, but Chicago struggled to make more than two runs.
It was reported over the weekend that the Dodgers placed former Cub Ted Lilly on waivers, just after Manny Ramirez’s claim was awarded to the White Sox. Tuesday, the Yankess won the claim for Ted […]
Tavern Touring today: we broadcast from Blue Frog 22 (22 E. Hubbard) in Chicago, as Bud Light’s “Who Needs Two?” brings you the chance to win tickets and start your weekend. It could be a […]
Sox games against the Mariners are nice. There should be more of them. The first two innings should result in additions to the hyphenated same of Seattle’s starting pitcher, Ryan Rowland-Smith-Bad-Thanks.
The Tigers are fading. They just put Carlos Guillen on the DL with a calf strain, Magglio Ordonez is out for up to two months after breaking his ankle, and Brandon Inge has yet to […]
Alfonso Soriano and Derrek Lee may be the two hottest Cubs in the lineup right now. Lee has hit in seven straight games–not that it’s a blistering pace (9-31)–and Alfonso Soriano homered twice Tuesday night […]
The Cubs eeked out a 1-0 win over the Dodgers Thursday afternoon. Tyler Colvin had the game-winnig RBI on a double after Mike Fontenot had tripled to lead off the eighth. Ted Lilly threw seven […]