Cubs Quotes of the Week

Cubs Week in Quotations

Commence the Season

"Hey, it's Opening Day. We've got some things to find out about this group, and we'll find them out relatively quick.'' - Lou Piniella

''Words can't describe how it felt. Just awesome.'' - James Russell on his major league debut.

Quote You Only Hear from the Losing Team on Opening Day
''Opening Day don't mean anything. You want to win ballgames early in the season. The more games you win now, the less you have to win later. But it's just a game.'' - Aramis Ramirez

Is There a Draft?

"We need Zambrano to shut the door." - Lou Piniella

Cubs' Quotations of the Week

The Answer To Life, the Universe and Everything?

"That's a good question, really," - Lou Piniella on Milton Bradley not taking his 2-game suspension

A Massage from Chad?

"It feels real good."-  Angel Guzman(on his first win)

Cubs' Fans Have Been Waiting Even Longer for You
"Oh, finally, and the way that we won that game coming back from a
deficit of 4-1 is good for the team, and I think it's going to give us
a chance to start playing better baseball. Since 2006, waiting.
Finally. I've got the ball in my locker. I'm going to give it to my
mom." - Angel Guzman

It's Like Manny Being Manny, Just Not as Good

"Our bullpen situation is our bullpen situation." - Lou Piniella

Wes is Available

"[Saturday] was just ugly. They could've brought in anybody out of the stands to do what I did yesterday. It's one to forget about and move on."- Neal Cotts

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  • Hopefully Pirates don't call up A. Lincoln.

    jacos 3 hours 45 min ago view
  • j.buchanan going friday...should be...baseball...or something like it.

    crunch 3 hours 53 min ago view
  • Wow. I didn't know they could do that.

    Nice for Willson, not so much for Addy.

    billybucks 4 hours 9 min ago view
  • Game is officially called...also officially a tie.

    Stats count, no make-up date of course.

     

    Rob G. 4 hours 11 min ago view
  • Yeah -- seeing the weather -- I hope KB and Rizz are inside, wrapped in blankets and drinking hot chocolate.

    billybucks 4 hours 57 min ago view
  • rain delay...thanks obama.

    crunch 5 hours 36 min ago view
  • Thanks again Phil. We actually were in Mesa and drove around. Hopefully, I am back for some Fall League. If not I have all of spring training (like the smart people who move here!)

    rvimpeny 6 hours 39 min ago view
  • What Rob G said.  I can't speak for Piittsburgh, but the other end of the state has had absolute crap weather for two days. Perfect day to take it easy.

    Transmission 6 hours 43 min ago view
  • tarp came off 10 minutes ago...let's do this.

    crunch 6 hours 57 min ago view
  • He will not pitch another game for Cubs

    /Unless injury in playoffs

    jacos 7 hours 14 min ago view
  • ~fart~

    jacos 7 hours 15 min ago view
  • Today is bullpen day

    jacos 7 hours 15 min ago view
  • 10/450 if they win WS

    jacos 7 hours 16 min ago view
  • Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Even though Hammel is missing start, don't assume he'll not be on #Cubs postseason roster. Maddon says elbow problem isn't that bad

    Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Maddon on #Cubs postseason rotation: "I don't want to announce anything. We haven't talked to anybody yet"

    Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Maddon hopes Soler can take BP in Cincy, play in sim game Tue. "All of that should give us some kind of indication of where he's at"

    crunch 7 hours 33 min ago view
  • tarp on the field 40 minutes before gametime...meh.

    crunch 7 hours 36 min ago view
  • travel day + rain in Pittsburgh. Why risk injury?

    Rob G. 7 hours 39 min ago view