Originally written June 22, 2012 on The Sports Bank:
In a week that saw the Cubs come close to claiming half of the BP Cup, many other things were happening. Is Dempster hurt or is Theo just keeping him healthy for the impending trade. Can LaHair really play the outfield? Is Soriano as quality of a person and player as he seems? What can the Cubs get for Garza? All of these questions are swirling around the minds of Cubs fans, but the most discussed topic is that of a left-handed first baseman. When will he make his debut? Soon, folks, very, very soon. • Randy Wells is really taking his opportunities to start very, very seriously. • Geez, how bad can you be? Maybe he should go back to staying out until 4 am the night before a start. Something has to work, right? • If Soriano is traded, I hope Cubs fans can forget the salary and remember the guy who always tried as hard as he could. It was not his fault someone offered him $136 million. • Did he underperform? Without a friggin’ doubt in the world. I’m just saying. Bu...
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