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Mike Quade takes issue with Dale Sveum’s evaluation of Cubs’ effort

When Dale Sveum was hired as Mike Quade’s replacement to manage the Cubs, he said the Cubs would be held to a higher standard. He suggested Quade’s Cubs were lackadaisical at times. “When you lose that many games, there are obviously problems,’’ Sveum said. “Losing isn’t OK. Not running...
Via Chicago Sun Times
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

MLB Look-alikes: Mike Quade and Sloth from The Goonies

The Golden Sombrero presents MLB Look-alikes: Mike Quade and Sloth from The Goonies This one definitely ranks as one the meanest thus far alongside Kerwin Danley & The Thing, Dave Duncan and the Emperor from Star Wars, and Julian Taverez & Freddy Krueger. Subscribe to The Golden Sombrero by Email window.dctile = Number(window.dctile) + 1 || 1; window.dc_ord ...
Via The Golden Sombrero Baseball Blog
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Quade a candidate for Twins' Triple-A job

Mike Quade could be back in the dugout next season, if not the big leagues. He’s one of a handful of candidates to manage the Twins’ Triple-A affiliate in Rochester, N.Y., according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.
Via Chicago Breaking Sports
November 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Ex-Cubs GM: Quade's firing 'understandable'

Former Chicago Cubs GM Jim Hendry believes Mike Quade went out with class.
November 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Mike Quade Fired, Dale Sveum May Join Dream Team

Yesterday, Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein announced the Chicago Cubs and manager Mike Quade have parted ways. Kudos to Theo Epstein for not doing what we all expected him to: Fire Quade immediately. It appears Epstein — like he has approached most everything in his young Cubs reign — decided to withhold judgement until he had fully investigated the matter...
Via Fangraphs
November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Cubs fire manager Mike Quade

Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade will not return next season. Theo Epstein, the team's new president of baseball operations, announced the decision Wednesday after traveling to Florida to inform Quade. Epstein praised Quade, but said the Cubs will benefit from someone who can come in ''with a clean slate and offer new direction.'' Quade got the job after a 37...
Via AP on Fox
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss

Cubs not bringing back manager Quade

Mike Quade will not be returning as manager as the Chicago Cubs. The move was expected after the Cubs brought in Theo Epstein as head of baseball operations and Jed Hoyer as general manager. Quade, who had one year left on his contract as well as a team option for 2013, was told by Epstein on Wednesday that the team was going in another direction. "When I joined the Cubs...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade will not return next season....

Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade will not return next season.
Via Sign on San Diego
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss

Mike Quade out as Cubs manager

It has been officially announced that Mike Quade will not be returning as Cubs skipper for the 2012 season despite being under contract (with an option for the 2013 season), leaving the question: who's on deck?

Via The Outside Corner
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss

Your Morning Phil: Quade, Maddon, Hendry

Talking baseball while wondering if the Blackhawks are headed back to the top of the NHL: 1) Theo Epstein says he’s going to try to get to know Mike Quade before deciding if he’ll get a chance to manage the 2012 Cubs, but it doesn’t sound good for Quade. Epstein said he wants to ask about “some things that happened over the last year,’’ and I don’t think he means the good things.
Via Chicago Breaking Sports
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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