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Sunday Jul 20 |

Diamondbacks complete sweep of Cubs

That's because Collmenter drew Cubs' right Jake Arrieta as his mound opponent Sunday afternoon.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Clayton Kershaw, Ender Inciarte, Miguel Montero, Gerardo Parra

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Midseason Rankings: Top-50 Starting Pitchers

Injury and poor performance have moved a number of names up the list since the preseason.


Related Topix: Sports, Michael Wacha, Baseball Players, Gerrit Cole, Masahiro Tanaka, Jeff Samardzija

Thu Jul 17, 2014

CBS Sports

Start and sit hitters for Week 16

A doubleheader between the Indians and Tigers throws off the equilibrium that should be inherent when every team begins the second half on Friday instead of some beginning it on Thursday as used to be the case.


Related Topix: Chris Davis, Sports, Victor Martinez, Baseball Players, Coco Crisp, Stephen Vogt, Kurt Suzuki

Cubs pitchers face huge challenge in 2nd half

It took a respectable pitching performance from rookie Kyle Hendricks to help the Cubs snap a season-high six-game losing streak July 10 and begin to eliminate lingering theories about the skid being linked to the trade of starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the A's.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, Jeff Samardzija, Matt Garza, Chris Rusin, Neil Ramirez

The Winnipeg Free Press

Jake Arrieta turns into pitching building block while Chicago Cubs look to future

Each start was remarkably similar. That smooth, efficient motion. The devastating array of pitches.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Chicago Cubs, Devin Mesoraco, Steve Clevenger

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cubs' Arrieta ready to lead in final start of half

With the departures of Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel, Jake Arrieta said he's ready to take on a more prominent role with the Chicago Cubs as he makes his final start of the first half Friday against the Atlanta Braves.


Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Monthly Recap: June 2014

EDITOR'S NOTE: Due to work commitments for Naveen, he is replacing his weekly recaps with a monthly recap, which should afford him more attention to detail.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Jacob Turner, Travis Wood, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Baseball Prospectus

Pitcher Profile: Jake Arrieta by Harry Pavlidis

This is a story. A story about a pitcher. It will be told in pictures and sound, with some words interspersed.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Jake Arrieta eager to keep plugging

If the Cubs wonder where they will find front-line pitching after trading their two best pitchers, Jake Arrieta has a thought: "I intend to pitch like an ace regardless of the situation," said the Cubs starter who has pitched well enough since returning from an early-season injury to arguably qualify as an All-Star snub.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Tsuyoshi Wada, Dallas Beeler, Dan Straily

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Arrieta shines, but Cubs lose 2-1 to Nationals

Jake Arrieta appears to be maturing into the kind of pitcher the Chicago Cubs hope can solidify their rotation weakened by the trade of starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Bryce Harper, Jeff Samardzija, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Washington Nationals

Call to the Pen

Jason Hammel is the real star of the Oakland Athletics' trade haul

May 31, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel pitches in the seventh inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee Brewers, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players

Boston Herald

Hoyer: Cubs have formula for Soxcess

It has been three years since Theo Epstein left the Red Sox for the Chicago Cubs and hired as his general manager Jed Hoyer , his onetime assistant who had gone on to be GM of the Padres.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jeff Samardzija, Jacoby Ellsbury

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Los Angeles Times

The Times' baseball rankings

OAKLAND: AL's best pitching staff gets a lot better with addition of Samardzija and Hammel.


Related Topix: Sports, Denard Span, Baseball Players, Vance Worley, Francisco Liriano, Christian Colon, Dellin Betances


Re-Grading the Impact Deals of MLB's 2013 July Trade Season

The month of July is here, and with it comes the start of another MLB trade season, as contenders look to shore up their rosters for the stretch run and also-rans look to add young talent for the future.


Related Topix: Sports, Justin Morneau, Baseball Players, Michael Young, Scott Feldman, Pedro Strop, Ricky Nolasco

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Birds Watcher

Baltimore Orioles: Former Orioles finding success

It's a little hard to believe, but last season the Orioles began play on July 3rd with a 48-37 record.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Bless You Boys

The no-hitter jinx doesn't exist, but that doesn't stop the rule from being tightly 'enforced'

Don Larsen proved it: No outside forces determine whether a no-hitter is thrown.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Doug Fister, Justin Verlander, Detroit Tigers

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Over The Monster

Red Sox 9, Cubs 16: Death rattle in Fenway

The Red Sox were swept by the Cubs--one last brutal death rattle from a team that has taken quite a while in dying.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Boston Red Sox, Baseball Players, Brandon Workman, Felix Doubront, Junichi Tazawa

Chicago Sun-Times

Jason Hammel a likely quick-flip candidate for Cubs

The Cubs' traveling trade show lands next in Washington, where top trading chips Jason Hammel and Jeff Samardzija are scheduled to start the first two games of the series - with either making his potential final start as a Cub every time he goes to the mound.


Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players

Bleed Cubbie Blue

MLB Bullets Heard A Rumor

The Astros had their secrets all spilled out onto the internet. The trade winds are blowing.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Xander Bogaerts, Lucas Harrell, George Springer, Jeff Samardzija

CBS Local

Rob Long: It Had To Be Done

On Tuesday, the Baltimore Orioles reinstated outfielder Nolan Reimold from the 60-day disabled list and designated him for assignment.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Nolan Reimold