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13 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

Trade Deadline: Chicago Cubs' Trade History

Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Darwin Barney

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Cubs may get more building blocks at Deadline

For the third straight year, the Cubs got a jump on the rest of the trade market, making their blockbuster deals early in July.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Kyle Hendricks, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The State

Rangers defeat Athletics, 4-1

The Jason Hammel portion of the A's July 4 blockbuster trade with the Chicago Cubs has yet to produce any wins for Oakland.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Yoenis Cespedes

Washington Nationals

Five contenders have trade chips to push in

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Major League Baseball

Samardzija reinvents himself to become elite pitcher

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

FakeTeams

MLB Trade Rumors: David Price to the Cardinals?

Ray analyzes what it would take for the Cardinals to trade for Rays ace David Price and the fantasy impact of such a move.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, David Price, Jeff Samardzija, Taijuan Walker

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Minor League Wrap: July 21

Dan Straily 's problems with the long ball continued tonight. Straily allowed a home run to Jake Marisnick , the first batter of the game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kyuji Fujikawa, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Wada pegged to start Wednesday vs. Padres

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Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Fill Post-All-Star Rotation With Tsuyoshi Wada

Tsuyoshi Wada has made one start for the Cubs, in one of the split doubleheader games against the Reds July 8. He threw reasonably well, giving up five hits, a walk and an unearned run in five innings, with three strikeouts.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Dallas Beeler, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Herald

Hendricks to get starting shot

No doubt Cubs fans are tired of looking at pitcher Edwin Jackson, who started Friday night's game at Arizona as baseball resumed after the all-star break.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Jeff Samardzija, Tsuyoshi Wada, Chris Rusin

Sports Media 101

New Guys on the Farm: Russell, Straily & McKinney

Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

BleacherReport

How Will Chicago Cubs Best Use Pile of Top Prospects to Build a Winner?

The acquisition of shortstop Addison Russell from the Oakland A's as part of the Jeff Samardzija-Jason Hammel deal gives the Cubs five top-50 prospects in Kris Bryant , Russell , Javier Baez , Arismendy Alcantara and Albert Almora , while Jorge Soler and Kyle Schwarber both rank somewhere in the top 100.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Arismendy Alcantara, Jorge Soler, Dallas Beeler

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Athletics Nation

Down on the farm: River Cats changing rotation

All the A's recent moves have probably impacted the River Cats rotation more than any other area of the A's system - and the changes may not be done yet.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tommy Milone, Drew Pomeranz, Arnold Leon, Nick Buss, Kenny Wilson

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Rant Sports

Updated Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects

After the team's farm system got shaken up through trades, the many talented players the Cubs have shuffled in terms of rankings.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Game 94, Athletics at Mariners

In 2011, it was Brandon McCarthy. In 2012, it was Tommy Milone, AJ Griffin and Bartolo Colon.

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Examiner.com

Whiteside delivers in Iowa Cubs walk-off over Oklahoma City

The Iowa Cubs celebrated a walk-off victory in game one of a split doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Mota, Baseball Players, Josh Vitters, Brett Jackson, Marcos Mateo

Amazin' Avenue

The Mets should trade for Starlin Castro

It is no secret the Mets are lacking in the offensive department. The Mets are 26th in the league in Avg.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel, New York Mets

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Oakland Athletics

Samardzija solid through eight frames, but gets edged

Given the 2010 American League Cy Young winner's history against the A's, it likely wasn't any surprises either when Hernandez outdueled right-hander Hernandez entered 2-0 with a 2.49 ERA in three starts against the Athletics this season and 17-7 with a 2.64 ERA against Oakland in 32 career starts.

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Report: A's could move to San Antonio

Fans behind the visiting dugout scatter as the bat of Oakland Athletics first baseman Nate Freiman flies into the stands during the fourth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on Friday, May 24, 2013, in Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Nate Freiman, Baseball Players, Fernando Abad, Houston Astros, Seattle Mariners

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Trade "an honor" for Smokies' Addison Russell

The No. 5-ranked prospect in minor league baseball according to Baseball America, Russell had barely suited up for Midland, the Oakland Athletics' Class AA affiliate, after tearing his hamstring early in April.

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