My thoughts two months ago. It would really make me happy to see the Cubs blow money for a bonafide stud like Zambrano on Ted Lilly and Jason Marquis. Add Zambrano to Arroyo, Harang and Bailey and we are lookin like the '90s Braves.
The Cubs have enough money to re-sign him.
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The Reds will use the Milton money and sign him for a 7 year $18 million contract. You heard it here first.
Tim McCarver: Baseball Quotes
I remember one time going out to the mound to talk with Bob Gibson. He told me to get back behind the batter, that the only thing I knew about pitching was that it was hard to hit.
The way they have been throwing money around, it surprises me that they haven't caved yet. Of course, they are the Cubs. Nothing they do should surprise me.
They have waited until he's 1 year away -- risky.
"Baseball is a very, very complex business. It's more of a people business than most businesses." - Bob Castellini
Watch them trade him for Philip Hughes or something.
I like his 3rd person speak, they should sign him.
Zambrano might be feeling a twitch in his arm and would like some insurance.
"A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky, dangerous animals and you know it."
I think Zambrano has proven throughout his career that he's more than ready and able to walk any hitter he faces.
24 Years and Counting...
He can walk this way....