Game #16 of 35. Cubs beat the Rangers 4-1. Record 9-5.
Players who stood out:
SS Ryan Theriot went 2-3 with 2 1B and a run.
DH Xavier Nady went 2-4 with 2 2B, 2 rbi and a run.
3B Jeff Baker went 1-1 with a HR, rbi and a run.
P Carlos Silva pitch 4 innings giving up 2 hits, 0 runs, 0 walks and struck out 3.
P Esmalin Caridad pitch 2 innings giving up just 1 walk while striking out 3.
James Russell pitch 1 inning striking out 2.
Players who stood out but the wrong way:
1B Micah Hoffpauir went 0-4 with 2 strikeouts.
Before today's game the optioned P Rafael Doris to Double A. The Cubs spring training roster now stands at 50 players.
Tomorrow the Cubs will have there only off day of the spring. I will have my Cubs 25 man-roster for opening day tomorrow.