Bernstein: What Took So Long With Silva?Jim Hendry and Mike Quade ultimately did the right thing regarding bloated man-child Carlos Silva -- releasing him, eating the remaining salary, starting Andrew Cashner and keeping Marcos Mateo – but only after the aftermath of the move turned ugly.
Dorfman: So Long Carlos, It Hasn't Been Good to Know YouWelcome Carlos Silva to the A & W club. What is the A & W club? It has nothing to do with root beer. The A & W Club is a cabal of athletes who come into a town and prove to be as annoying off the field as they are worthless on it.
Cubs Release Carlos SilvaThe Chicago Cubs announced Sunday morning the unconditional release of right-handed pitcher Carlos Silva.
Silva Won't Make Cubs' Roster, Might Be TradedChicago Cubs' pitcher Carlos Silva has been told that he won't make the major league roster.
Wells Named Cubs' Fourth StarterOn Friday, Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade named Randy Wells as the team's fourth starter. With four of the five starting slots filled, the final spot comes down to Andrew Cashner or Carlos Silva.
Silva Leads Cubs Past A'sThe Cubs defeated the Oakland A's Wednesday and Carlos Silva had his best performance of a difficult spring.
Jim Hendry Joins Hit & RunWith only ten days left in spring training, it's hard to give the Chicago Cubs an identity. Matt Spiegel and Barry Rozner take on that task as they talked with Jim Hendry today on Hit & Run.
Cubs Score 13 Runs, Lose To Reds By 1NL MVP Joey Votto hit a two-run homer, Scott Rolen had a three-run shot and the Cincinnati Reds outlasted the Chicago Cubs 14-13 on Friday.
Right Now, Quade 'Pushing All The Right Buttons'Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade has plenty of experience as a manager in the minor leagues, but this will be his first full season as the manager of a major league club.
Cubs Come Close, Fall To Reds In Split Squad GameThe Chicago Cubs came within one run of the Cincinnati Reds Saturday, but couldn't overcome the one run deficit. The Reds' lefty Willis was injured, however, after tipping over a bat.
Cubs Overcome Silva's Rough StartIt hasn't been a very smooth spring training for Chicago Cubs' pitcher Carlos Silva. After already have one shaky start and an altercation with a teammate, Silva added another rough start on Monday.