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Edwin Jackson Contract Still Has Upside for Chicago Cubs

The contract given by the Chicago Cubs to Edwin Jackson heading into the 2013 season is roundly ridiculed by everyone who has ever seen Jackson pitch.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Matt Moore

Sun Apr 13, 2014

St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals look to slow red-hot Brewers in series opener

The Brewers, winners of nine straight, have a chance to prove their hot start signifies they are a legitimate threat in the National League Central when they host the defending NL champion Cardinals on Monday at Miller Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Jon Jay, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, Matt Holliday, St. Louis Cardinals

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cardinals 10, Cubs 4: Back To The Drawing Board

Cubs manager Rick Renteria challenged this close play at first base in the bottom of the third inning and won: It was pretty clear even on first viewing that the runner was out; the correct call was made, saving the Cubs a run, leaving the score at 4-1 going into the fourth inning, a reasonably close game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Rusin, Baseball Players, Carlos Zambrano, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Apr 11, 2014

BleacherReport

Milwaukee Brewers Hit the Ground Running in 2014

After winning the NL Central Division in 2011, the Milwaukee Brewers and their faithful followers commenced on a steep downward spiral that nearly transformed into a harrowing free fall.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Milwaukee Brewers, Baseball Players, Corey Hart, Aramis Ramirez, Rickie Weeks

Thu Apr 10, 2014

CBS Sports

Prospects Report: Minor details early on

As the unexpected leadoff hitter for the Cubs, Emilio Bonifacio has been one of the best finds off the waiver wire so far this season and a lifesaver for Rotisserie owners who neglected speed on Draft Day.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Emilio Bonifacio, Mike Olt, Arismendy Alcantara, Darwin Barney

Wed Apr 09, 2014

That Balls Outta Here

Morning Phil Up - 4/9/2014 - Boos only make Ryan Braun...

Apr 8, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun celebrates with center fielder Carlos Gomez and shortstop Jean Segura after hitting a three run home run during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Carlos Gomez, Baseball Players, Jean Segura, Philadelphia Phillies, Cole Hamels

CBS Local

Baseball Shots Of The Week - April 8, 2014

Clayton Kershaw's DL stint shouldn't sink the Dodgers, but it's not good news. Yunel Escobar is a surprise re-signing for the Rays, who have Hak-Ju Lee on the mend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, CC Sabathia

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Philadelphia Phillies

Phillies hope hot-hitting Utley returns against Crew

The Phillies hope to have the National League's hottest hitter back in the lineup Wednesday when their home-opening series continues against the Brewers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chase Utley, Baseball Players, Logan Schafer, Cole Hamels, Jonathan Pettibone, Carlos Ruiz

Gapers Block

Cubs Don't Need Aces For Future Success

One worry floating around about Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer's plan is that they haven't been able to secure a front-of-the-rotation starter up to this point through drafts, trading, or the international market.

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Related Topix: Sports, Arismendy Alcantara, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka, Chris Rusin, Jeff Samardzija, Andrew McCutchen

Sat Apr 05, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Rays Tales: Playing their trades

Trades are a big deal for the Rays. Having a majors-high 15 players among their 25-man opening day roster acquired that way illustrates what seems obvious: Their chance for success depends on making good deals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Brandon Gomes, Robinson Chirinos, Brandon Guyer, James Shields

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Preview: Brewers at Red Sox

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Marco Estrada, Jake Peavy, Yovani Gallardo, Jacoby Ellsbury

Viva El Birdos

2014 Farm Impact: Brewers Prospects to Watch

I'll start off by saying this: I think that everyone is massively downplaying how good this Brewers team can be in 2014, and doing so at their detriment.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Aramis Ramirez, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball

Northern Michigan News

NL Capsules

Atlanta pitcher Aaron Harang and the Brewers' Matt Garza had no-hit bids until Chris Johnson homered with two outs in the seventh inning, sending the Braves to a victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Baseball Players, Aaron Harang, Arizona Cardinals, Chris Johnson, Logan Schafer

Pocono Record

Johnson's HR lifts Braves to victory

Atlanta pitcher Aaron Harang and the Milwaukee Brewers' Matt Garza had no-hit bids until Chris Johnson homered with two outs in the seventh inning, sending the Braves to a 1-0 victory Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Gavin Floyd, Luis Avilan, Leury Garcia, Glen Perkins

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Miami Herald

Rays sign Archer to long-term deal

St Thomas Aquinas catcher Gwen Svekis waits for the ball as Sydney Behr of American Heritage scores the only run of the game Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players

Rant Sports

Chicago Cubs: 5 High-Profile Pitchers Who Could Be In Chicago In 2015

With the very distinct possibility that ace Jeff Samardzija could be traded this summer and the fact the team has very little minor league pitching depth, the Cubs will certainly have to add pitching in the next couple of offseasons in order to become competitive in the NL once again.

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

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Get To Know The 2014 Tennessee Smokies

Led by an awesome pitching staff and two great power hitters, the Smokies look poised for another great season in 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alfonso Soriano, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

The Orlando Sentinel

Rays extend ex-Cubs pitcher Archer

Chicago Tribune sports columnist Steve Rosenbloom feels familiar disappointment with the Cubs' performance in the opening-day game loss to the Pirates.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players

Sports Network

Garza makes Brewers debut in finale with Braves

Right-hander Matt Garza makes his Milwaukee Brewers debut on Wednesday afternoon, as the Atlanta Braves visit Miller Park to close out a three-game season-opening series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Jason Heyward

Mon Mar 31, 2014

ChicagoSports.com

Mark Gonzales' Cubs mailbag

I know there are a multitude of Cubs fans mystified over why the team might trade Jeff Samardzija, and despite hearing repeated explanations from beat writers and analysts, I'm still one of them.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players

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