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  Chicago Cubs Tickets - Cubs Baseball Tickets - Chicago MLB Brokers
The Chicago Cubs are now second in their division after Milwaukee, however some changes are still being made to the roster.
On June 2, 2007, the Cubs activated right-handed pitcher Juan Mateo from the fifteen-day DL and optioned him to Single-A Peoria.
Vividseats.com is the nation's number one source for Chicago Cubs tickets.
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  Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Iowa is bordered by Minnesota on the north; Nebraska and South Dakota on the west; Missouri on the south; and Wisconsin and Illinois on the east.
The Farm Crisis of the 1980's saw a major decline of family farms in Iowa and around the Midwest, and it was marked by a sharp drop in the state's rural population.
Iowa is also a major producer of ethanol and biodiesel.
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 ESPN.com: Chicago Cubs Org Reports
The Class AAA Iowa Cubs finished the season with a record of 64-75 and were in fourth place of the Pacific Coast League's American North Division.
The Cubs made a series of rosters moves on Friday, including the activation of SS Nomar Garciaparra from the disabled list, but the team did not recall OF Corey Patterson from the minor leagues.
The struggling Patterson was demoted to Iowa on July 7 and is hitting.271 with 17 strikeouts in 85 at-bats on the Class AAA level.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/teams/orgreport?team=chc&page=2   (2559 words)

  
 Iowa Cubs: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Iowa Cubs are a Class AAA minor league baseball[Click link for more facts about this topic] team, EHandler: no quick summary.
The chicago cubs are a major league baseball team based in chicago....
The american association was a minor baseball league in the united states from 1902 to 1962 and 1969 to 1997....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/I/Io/Iowa_Cubs.htm   (741 words)

  
 Cubs Hats   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Cub Scouts, often known simply as Cubs, is a section of the Scouting movement for children between the ages of around 8-11 (depending on the country).
Cub scouts are organized in Packs, which are usually linked to a scout group, providing a community with all age-sections.
Cub scouts have a distinctive two-finger salute, in contrast to the three-finger salute of Boy Scouts.
www.awonky.com /pages2/23/cubs-hats.html   (937 words)

  
 Iowa Cubs News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A clubhouse manager was sleeping in the Iowa Cubs visitor's locker room in Des Moines early Thursday when a man suddenly came crashing through the ceiling.
The Iowa Cubs will return to host their part of the Pacific Coast League championship series in a 2-0 hole after a 5-4 loss in nine innings Wednesday night.
The Iowa Cubs' Russ Johnson concisely described his team's recent struggles Tuesday as he waited his turn by the batting cage.
www.topix.net /minor-league-baseball/iowa-cubs   (617 words)

  
 Iowa Cubs: News
This is the 25th season for the Iowa Cubs -- but it just as easily could be the silver anniversary of the Iowa Demons.
Iowa finished with the worst record in the eight-team American Association in its first season with the Chicago Cubs (and its last as the Oaks).
Iowa finished with the second-best record in the league in 1982, its first as the Iowa Cubs.
www.minorleaguebaseball.com /app/news/article.jsp?ymd=20060228&content_id=44000&vkey=news_t451&fext=.jsp&sid=t451   (590 words)

  
 deseretnews.com | Hot Stingers split two with Cubs
The Cubs took advantage of Stinger starter Steve Green, shelling him for 15 hits to take a 10-4 victory in the first game, but Salt Lake bounced back in the nightcap 8-3 thanks to Brian Gordon's three-run double in the third.
Iowa scored in the seventh when Richard Lewis hit a triple with two outs and came home on Johnson's fifth straight hit for the final 10-4 score.
Iowa tacked on two runs in the sixth and threatend again in the seventh but Stingers closer Dusty Bergman retired three of the four batters he faced to preserve the win.
deseretnews.com /dn/view/0,1249,595083382,00.html   (573 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Iowa’s B obby Brownlie was tagged with the loss in relief of starter Jon Leiceste r and fell to 1-3 on the year.
The Cubs scored in the second inning on a RBI single by Scott McClain and tallied their second run in the eighth inning when Dwaine Bacon\, who was pinch running for McClain\, stole sec ond and advanced to third on a throwing error by the catcher.
Iowa start er Raul Valdes was tagged for 10 runs in the first three innings and suf fered the loss to fall to 5-4 on the year.
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 ESPN.com: Chicago Cubs Org Reports
Cubs RHP Kerry Wood will make his first rehab start for the Iowa Cubs on Monday Night.
Iowa had won six of seven coming into the series, but was outscored 28-9 during the sweep.
SS Ronny Cedeno had two hits for Iowa on Friday and has a.459 average (17-for-37) is his last 10 games.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/teams/orgreport?team=chc&page=2   (1203 words)

  
 Articles - Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Iowa is a Midwest state of the United States.
The point of lowest elevation is Keokuk in southeastern Iowa, at 480 feet (146 m).
Iowa is home of 49 endangered & 35 threatened animal species as well as 64 endangered & 89 threatened plant species.
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 Cubs Minor League Baseball Blog
Iowa doubled up Oklahoma 8-4 and it was Geovany Soto who helped out the cause in half of the Cubs runs.  He went two for four with four RBIs and Matt Craig came a single short of hitting for the cycle.  He went three for four with two runs and two RBIs.
Iowa lost to Omaha 6-5 and it was Josh Kroeger who provided most of the offense for the Cubs.  He belted a three run homer in the second inning.  Matt Murton singled twice and he scored two runs.
The AZL Cubs took it to the Rangers both on the mound and at the plate.  Four pitchers combined to hold the AZL Rangers to just three hits and it was Oswaldo Martinez who picked up the win.  He gave up two hits and he struck out five in four shutout innings.
www.cubsminors.com   (2487 words)

  
 ESPN.com: Chicago Cubs Team Reports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cubs Tranier Mark O'Neal said before Monday's contest that he was very pleased with how 3B Aramis Ramirez was progressing from his injury.
The Cubs are on pace to hit 202 home runs this season, having homered at least once in all but 40 games.
The Cubs have stranded 875 runners this season and are on pace to leave 1,138 men on base.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/teams/teamreport?team=chc&page=2   (2938 words)

  
 DesMoinesRegister.com | Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After preventing New Orleans from scoring 22 innings in a row, an infield single and a bunt were among the reasons the Iowa Cubs suffered a 1-0 loss Saturday night at Sec Taylor Stadium.
The speedy Iowa Cubs center fielder had two triples, scored once and drove in a run as the Cubs opened the Pacific Coast League season with a 6-3 victory against New Orleans.
The Iowa Cubs are loaded in the outfield with young, legitimate prospects a step from the ivy-covered brick wall of Wrigley Field.
miva.dmregister.com /miva/cgi-bin/miva?sports/package.mv+Iowa_Cubs   (316 words)

  
 Radio Iowa: I-Cub tickets hard to get with Kerry Wood in town   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The sale of Iowa football season tickets have increased for the fifth straight year and at some point the sale of season tickets could be suspended.
The Iowa Cubs could set an attendance record on Friday night when Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood takes the mound for another rehab start against the Oklahoma Redhawks.
Iowa Cubs assistant general manager Jim Nahas says even without Wood pitching, they still have fireworks and it would be packed too.
www.radioiowa.com /gestalt/go.cfm?objectid=79676AAF-8B4A-4196-9E5C45DF2A21FC76&dbtranslator=local.cfm   (204 words)

  
 Ballpark Digest - Principal Park / Iowa Cubs
True, this is Iowa we're talking about here, and with a view of the state capitol in right field (as show to the left) and a view of downtown Des Moines in right field, Principal Park is certainly well-situated in its surroundings.
There's the issue of the nickname: using the Cubs as a moniker and wearing uniforms patterned after the Chicago Cubs is incredibly lame: there's only one Wrigley Field and only one Cubbie Bear, and they ain't in the middle of Iowa.
For many years the team was known as the Iowa Oaks, which is a heckuva lot more distinctive than the Iowa Cubs.
www.ballparkwatch.com /visits/sec_taylor.htm   (1409 words)

  
 Rob Daniel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Living in central Iowa, I have the pleasure of living only a few minutes from Sec Taylor Stadium in Des Moines, home of the AAA Iowa Cubs.
The Sidewinders knocked Cubs starter Mike Meyers around for a 5-2 victory, causing many in the crows to leave the stadium early despite a promised fireworks show.
Simply put, if this year's Iowa Cubs squad has trouble handling AAA pitching, the Cubs' bats in 2002 and beyond will be very silent.
cubscentral.com /wtny/archives/daniel14.htm   (562 words)

  
 News 8 Austin | 24 Hour Local News | SPORTS
Iowa Cubs lefthander John Koronka, in two previous starts against Round Rock, had not won a game, and surrendered twelve earned runs on seventeen hits.
The Cubs gave their starter a 2-0 lead in the second inning, scored a solo run in the third inning on an RBI single by Beaumont, Texas native, Micah Hoffpauir, before Round Rock came up with a run on an RBI ground-out by second baseman Danny Klassen.
In the fifth inning, the I-Cubs scored again on an RBI sacrifice fly by Hoffpauir, but Round Rock made it a 4-2 Cubs lead in the sixth on back-to-back, one-out doubles by Klassen and third baseman Mike Coolbaugh.
www.news8austin.com /content/sports?ArID=138275&SecID=5   (252 words)

  
 Gartner to Pinch Hit :: Iowa Cubs owner to speak at Lead-Off Dinner
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and Iowa Cubs owner Michael Gartner will be the featured speaker at this year's inaugural University of Iowa Baseball Lead-off dinner Monday evening.
Chicago Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry was scheduled to deliver the keynote speech, but a fall down a flight of stairs and resulting surgery will force him to miss the event.
He is currently a co-owner of the Ames Tribune, in addition to being the owner of the Iowa Cubs.
hawkeyesports.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/020104aaa.html   (186 words)

  
 Iowa Cubs Overpower Hawkeyes in Exhibition :: Hawkeyes get a taste of professional ball Tuesday
I-Cubs started with two of the Cubs top pitching prospects - Angel Guzman, the No. 4 prospect in the organization according to Baseball America, and Rich Hill, who saw action in ten games with Chicago last season.
The I-Cubs posted three runs off four hits in the bottom of the first, then stretched their lead to 11-0 with a eight-run second.
Hawkeye freshman reliever Wes Freie held the I-Cubs scoreless in the third, but the professionals came back with five more in the fourth behind a three-run triple by Pie.
hawkeyesports.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/040406aab.html   (313 words)

  
 DesMoinesRegister.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Andy Shipman is blind in one eye, and, luckily for the Iowa Cubs and the Pacific Coast League batters he faces, can see out of the other.
Iowa Cubs left-hander Les Walrond ran his record to 6-1 and lowered his ERA to 2.19 Tuesday by pitching eight shutout innings in a 3-0 Pacific Coast League victory over Oklahoma.
The Iowa Cubs continued to climb the standings and chip away at the Nashville Sounds' division lead with a 2-1 win Tuesday night.
desmoinesregister.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=SPORTS0301   (474 words)

  
 Life on the Farm
The Iowa Cubs, triple-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, formed a large circle in left field in preparation for stretching exercises.
The Iowa Cubs, including its three-man coaching staff, are a youthful collection, and Reuss, 53, is literally the elder statesman of the bunch.
Whenever the I-Cubs are in the field, his tall figure rises above the top of the dugout, right elbow draped over the concrete endwall, which he uses as a writing desk for a spiral notebook, in which he tracks opposition batters and pitch counts.
www.thediamondangle.com /archive/june02/reuss.html   (4692 words)

  
 Daytona Cubs Baseball - www.daytonacubs.com - News
Cubs officials would not comment on the report but Twins general manager Terry Ryan told the Associated Press that he was informed of Hawkins' decision to join the Cubs on Tuesday night.
The Iowa Cubs have announced plans to open the 2004 season with an exhibition game against the University of Iowa Hawkeyes at Sec Taylor Stadium April 7, 2004, at 7:05 p.m.
Iowa Cubs season ticket holders will receive a ticket to the game with their season ticket package.
www.daytonacubs.com /cgi-bin/news/news.cgi?id=60   (744 words)

  
 Chicago Cubs | MLB Baseball at CBS SportsLine.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Chicago Cubs put right-hander Kerry Wood on the 15-day disabled list Friday, hoping to nurse him through a phase of uncertainty in his comeback from shoulder surgery.
Recalled RHP Angel Guzman from Iowa of the PCL.
This is a little unfair, but the Cubs default to the non-Kansas City cellar of baseball.
www.sportsline.com /mlb/teams/page/CHC   (640 words)

  
 Murray's HR in ninth lifts Iowa over Tucson | Arizona Daily Star ®
Calvin Murray led off the ninth inning with a solo home run to lift the Iowa Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Sidewinders on Thursday night at Principal Park.
Iowa took a 2-0 lead in the third against Edgar Gonzalez.
Iowa regained the lead in the seventh, but Tucson wasted no time getting it back after Neb Brown's pinch-hit single in the eighth scored Cota.
www.azstarnet.com /sn/printDS/87331   (268 words)

  
 Rooftop Report - Cubs Page: Iowa
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In his first, and most likely last, rehab start of the year, Wood threw 5 innings of scoreless two hit ball and helped the Iowa Cubs maintain a 4 1/2 game lead in the Central Division of the Pacific Coast League.
If it wasn't completely counter-intuitive, I might just say that the Iowa Cub we need the most right now is Alex Gonzalez.
wahoobudd.blogs.com /rooftop_report/2004/07/iowa.html   (581 words)

  
 Tickets on Sale for I-Cubs Exhibition :: Get your tickets now to see the Hawkeyes battle the I-Cubs
IOWA CITY - Tickets are now on sale for the University of Iowa baseball team's exhibition against the Iowa Cubs, the AAA affiliate of the Chicago Cubs.
"This game is another opportunity for Iowa baseball to be on display for friends and fans of the Hawkeyes in central Iowa," Iowa Head Coach Jack Dahm said.
University of Iowa students can attend the game for free by showing a valid student ID at the ticket window.
www.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/stories/030606acr.html   (405 words)

  
 KOBTV.com - Iowa Cubs take three extra innings to beat Isotopes 2-1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Bill Selby singled down the left field line to drive in the winning run as the Iowa Cubs beat Albuquerque 2-1 in 12 innings Sunday in Des Moines, Iowa.
The I-Cubs tied it up in the fourth when Selby scored from third base on a sacrifice fly by David Kelton.
Bland (8-4) was the fourth I-Cubs pitcher to take the mound and picked up the win.
www.kobtv.com /index.cfm?viewer=storyviewer&id=13042&cat=NMSPORTS   (198 words)

  
 CNNSI.com - Minor League Baseball - Recap: Iowa Cubs 10, Salt Lake City Stingers 8 - Monday September 03, 2001 06:14 PM
Posted: Monday September 03, 2001 06:14 PM DES MOINES, Iowa (Ticker) -- Dennis Abreu had five hits and Todd Dunwoody blasted a grand slam to lift the Iowa Cubs over the Salt Lake Stingers, 10-8.
Dunwoody gave Iowa an 8-0 lead in the fifth inning with his grand slam, driving in a season-high four runs.
Jayson Bass hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning after fanning in his first three at-bats for the Cubs, who ended the season on a six-game winning streak.
robots.cnnsi.com /baseball/minors/pacific/recaps/2001/09/03/iow_slk   (225 words)

  
 Bleed Cubbie Blue :: A Chicago Cubs Fan Community, Founded February 9, 2005
Iowa Cubs (Triple-A) Tennessee Smokies (Double-A) Daytona Cubs (High-A) Peoria Chiefs (Low-A) Boise Hawks (Short-Season A) AZL Cubs (Rookie)
Word is the Cubs are very much in pursuit of him, in part because he's a left-handed hitter and an on-base machine.
The Cubs are seriously pursuing both Kosuke Fukudome and Hiroki Kuroda and may, if they make good offers to both of them, have them signed within the next week or so, making their first big splash into the Japanese market.
www.bleedcubbieblue.com   (8291 words)

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