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The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #59: What Cubs Kids?

One is not a wave. Plus: The Crushingly Boring Crosstown Classic; Jeff Samardzija Vu; Patrick Sharp Is Still No Longer A Blackhawk; World Cup Carli; and Elena Delle Donne Deserves More Stardom.


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SHOW NOTES

* Wilber Marshall.

* Wilber Marshall Is Not Doing Well Physically Or Financially.

* Joe Cain.

* Ron Rivera.

2:36: The Crushingly Boring Crosstown Classic.

* The BP Crosstown Cup.

* Restore Wrigley.

* Morrissey: Of All The Sports Execs In Chicago, Cubs' Theo Has It The Easiest.

* Joe Ricketts' 47 percent moment:

12:52: What Kids?

* How current Cubs were acquired. Vaunted farm system? No.

C - Montero. TRADE
1B - Rizzo. TRADE
2B - Russell. TRADE
SS - Castro. INHERITED; HENDRY INTL FREE AGENT
3B - Bryant. DRAFT
LF - Coghlan. FREE AGENT
CF - Fowler. TRADE
RF - Soler. INTL FREE AGENT

SP - Lester. FREE AGENT
SP - Arrieta. TRADE
SP - Hammel. FREE AGENT
SP - Hendricks. TRADE
SP - Wada/Wood/Jackson/Roach/Richards/Beeler. FREE AGENT/TRADE/FREE AGENT/WAIVER CLAIM/TRADE/HENDRY DRAFT PICK

RP - Rondon. RULE 5 PICK
RP - Motte. FREE AGENT
RP - Ramirez. TRADE
RP - Grimm. TRADE
RP - Strop. TRADE
RP - Russell. HENDRY DRAFT PICK; RE-SIGNED FREE AGENT

DL - Ross. FREE AGENT
DL - Rosscup. TRADE
DL - LaStella. TRADE
DL - Olt. TRADE
DL - Turner. TRADE

Bench - Teagarden. FREE AGENT
Bench - Herrera. FREE AGENT
Bench - Denorfia. FREE AGENT
Bench - Baxter. FREE AGENT

* Batting ninth.

20:20: What Marty Said: How The Cubs Are Really Winning.

* See also: The Beachwood Radio Hour #58: The Real Cubs Story.

* Albert Pujols.

* Yadier Molina.

* Michael Wacha.

* Kolten Wong.

* Tommy Pham.

* Dan Vogelbach (actually in AA).

28:29: Patrick Sharp Is Still No Longer A Blackhawk.

BREAKING:

31:06 Jeff Samardzija Vu.

* Star of his own annual Trade Or Sign drama.

* Designated first baseman Adam LaRoche.

* Getaway day.

* Home dayfield advantage.

* Priority: second.

* DJ LaMahieu.

43:37: World Cup Carli.

* The men's Gold Cup.

* The Chicago Fire Did Something This Week.

50:39: Elena Delle Donne Deserves More Stardom.

* Jimmy The Butler.

* Aaron The Brooks.

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