The 2009 Cubs By The Letters

October 7, 2009 by  

The 2009 Cubs were a colossal disappointment.  I used the same term when I wrote about Chicago not getting the Olympics, and I think the level of disappointment is about the same.

The Cubs won 97 games and the division a year ago, and much of the same was expected from them this year.  Let's take a look at the Cubs' season by the letters.

A is for Aramis Ramirez

Aramis Ramirez has been the Cubs' best RBI guy since 2003, and he's played a pretty good third base, as well.  On May 8th, he dove for a ball and dislocated his left shoulder. He had to miss the next two months, and the Cubs really missed his bat in the middle of the lineup.  He did hit .317 with 15 homers and 65 driven in on the...

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