When Dallas Green came to the Cubs from the Phillies organization, he systematically plucked ‘his guys’ from the Phillie system to stock the Cubs for a playoff run. Within a year or two, the Cubs acquired Larry Bowa, Gary Matthews, Keith Moreland, Dickie Noles,Â Warren Brusstar, a young third baseman named Ryne Sandberg, and outfielder Bobby [...]
August 24, 2010 Tags: Bobby Dernier, Dallas Green, Dickie Noles, Elfstrom Stadium, Gary Matthews, Gold Glove, Ivan DeJesus, Kane County Cougars, Keith Moreland, Larry Bowa, Peoria Chiefs, Philadelphia Phillies, photo, Randy Bush, Ryne Sandberg, Warren Brusstar Posted in: awards, biz of baseball, coaching, Jim Hendry, manager, observations, photo of the day No Comments
The starting lineups for today’s Kane County Cougars (14-15)Â vs the Peoria Chiefs (19-10)Â at Elfstrom Stadium in cloudy Geneva, IL: Peoria Chiefs Jose Valdez – CF Logan Watkins – SS Matt Cerda – DH Greg Rohan – 3B Justin Bour – 1B DJ Fitzgerald – LF Mario Mercedes – C George Matheus – 2B Francisco Guzman [...]
Join me here on the Clark-Addison Cubs Fan Blog and on Twitter @ClarkAddison for live coverage of the Cubs class-A minor league affiliate, theÂ Peoria Chiefs vs Kane County Cougars from Elfstom Stadium in Geneva, IL today beginning at 5:00pm!
I will be reporting *live* from Elfstrom Stadium, home of the Kane County Cougars on Saturday May 8, 2010 when the Cougars play the Peoria Chiefs, class-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs!Â Stay tuned on the Clark-Addison Cubs Fan Blog and follow my on Twitter @ClarkAddison for real-time updates, photos and commentary from the game…first [...]
May 7, 2010 Tags: Chicago Cubs, Elfstrom Stadium, Kane County Cougars, Peoria Chiefs, Twitter Posted in: announcement, CubHub.net Site Update, feature, game day, Minor League Baseball, news No Comments
The Cubs number one pick in the 2007 amateur draft was a hitter/3rd baseman, Josh Vitters. He is presently hitting .321 with 13 HRs for the Peoria Chiefs (A-ball minor league affiliate).Â Last weekend the Chiefs were in Geneva IL playing the Kane County Cougars. IÂ went to the game to take a look at the future [...]
June 14, 2009 Tags: Adam Dunn, Bob Brenly, Josh Vitters, Kane County Cougars, minor leagues, Peoria Chiefs, photo, Ryne Sandberg Posted in: game day, game of baseball, Minor League Baseball, observations, players One Comment