Cubs' goose nearly cooked

Cubs nine back of Cardinals

Originally Published: August 25, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Jim Hendry did his best Don King impression before Tuesday's game.

When someone asked the Cubs general manager if the team might play a little looser after hitting rock bottom on the West Coast, he said, "It's not time to be loose. It's time to produce."

After watching a 15-6 debacle of a loss to the Washington Nationals, I'd like to change Hendry's quote to: "We're not loose, we're not going to produce and you know what's cooked? Our goose."


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