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Sunday | Bluebird Banter

17 is Enough Weekend Links July 27, 2014

Jays win! Jays win! In New York. The Jays current 1-4 record in the Bronx looks a bit better than last year's 0-10.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Bautista, Baseball Players, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball, Brandon Morrow, Troy Tulowitzki, Corey Kluber

Sat Jul 26, 2014

NewsOK.com

Cubs option RHP Ramirez to Triple-A Iowa

The Chicago Cubs optioned right-handed reliever Neil Ramirez to Triple-A Iowa on Saturday and recalled right-handed pitcher Blake Parker.

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Related Topix: Sports, Neil Ramirez, Baseball Players, Blake Parker

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Brew Crew Ball

What we learned: July 25, 2014

The Brewers left no doubt in who would win this one. They started the scoring quick with a Jonathan Lucroy home run in the first, then followed it up with four more in the second inning and another run in the third.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Charlie Morton, Edinson Volquez, Travis Wood

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Albany Times Union

Brewers dominate run-starved Mets

Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of three homers for the Milwaukee Brewers in a 9-1 victory Thursday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Khris Davis, Dillon Gee, Wilmer Flores

Royals Review

Potential trade ideas for James Shields

If the Royals were to trade James Shields, and they probably won't, who could we expect to get in return and from where? Shaun concludes that Shields will likely net a package somewhere between what the Brewers got for Zack Greinke in 2012 and what the Cubs got for Matt Garza in 2013, and that sounds about right to me.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Zack Greinke, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, Michael Wacha, Adam Wainwright

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Herald

Olt takes news of demotion well

The Cubs had little choice but to send struggling third baseman Mike Olt to the minor leagues.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Olt, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Cubs option Olt, recall Wada

The Chicago Cubs optioned struggling infielder Mike Olt to Triple-A Iowa and recalled left-handed pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada from Triple-A on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Olt, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Albany Times Union

Nats make short work of

Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Matt Garza is pulled from the baseball game against the Washington Nationals by manager Ron Roenicke as catcher Jonathan Lucroy stands at right, in the first inning Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Washington.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Ryan Zimmerman, American League, American League Central

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Washington Nationals

Roark moved up to sqaure off against Garza, Crew

A cancelled flight will give the Brewers a one-day reprieve from having to face Washington ace Gio Gonzalez, who made quick work of the Milwaukee lineup on the road June 23. Instead, the Brewers will try to pick up a series win against Tanner Roark on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tanner Roark, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Could The Cubs Win The Pennant In 2015?

For the first 10 years of their existence, the Tampa Bay Devil Rays were a bad joke.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, B.J. Upton, Baseball Players, Carl Crawford, Evan Longoria, Dan Wheeler

Thu Jul 17, 2014

ChicagoSports.com

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, Jeff Samardzija, Jake Arrieta, Chris Rusin, Neil Ramirez

ChicagoSports.com

C.J. Edwards confident of a strong return

One month after pitching in his first major league exhibition game and embarking on a successful start at Double-A Tennessee, the Cubs' top pitching prospect feared the worst in late April when team orthopedist Stephen Gryzlo asked him if he wanted the bad news or good news first after undergoing tests on his prized right shoulder.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Brew Crew Ball

What we learned: July 11, 2014

A nightmare series came to an end last night with a complete bullpen implosion. Matt Garza put together another great start, pitching into the seventh inning with a no-hitter and putting together 7 2/3 innings of great baseball.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Will Smith, Brandon Kintzler, Wei-Chung Wang, Carlos Gomez, Marco Estrada

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Phillies stage late rally

Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez and Ryan Braun collide going after a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies' Cameron Rupp during the sixth inning of an NL game on Thursday in Milwaukee.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Carlos Gomez, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, Cameron Rupp, Jimmy Rollins

KHQ-TV Spokane

Steve Garvey Tosses First Pitch At Indians Game

Luis Valbuena hit a tiebreaking, two-run in the 12th inning and the Chicago Cubs avoided a rare five-game sweep in Cincinnati with a 6-4 win Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Luis Valbuena, Yadier Molina, Jimmy Rollins, Masahiro Tanaka, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers

Cincinatti Reds

Bailey takes hill as Reds go for five-game sweep

Much like his Reds, Homer Bailey has had an up-and-down season so far but has come on strong as of late.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Chris Heisey, Homer Bailey, Jeff Samardzija, Tsuyoshi Wada

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs System Sonogram On Vacation, Part 3

Clinton, Iowa's ballpark is a vintage stadium. Built in the mid-1930s, the behind-the-plate seating is all protected by mesh netting.

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

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Isportsweb.com

Milwaukee Brewers: Are the Brewers limping towards the All-Star break?

Here it comes. The slump that many Milwaukee Brewers fans feared appears to be coming to fruition.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Milwaukee Brewers, Baseball Players, National League East

Daily Herald

Barry Rozner Just like that, Cubs have No. 1 system in MLB

When the next issue of Baseball America hits the newsstands -- or the midseason prospect update hits the BA website -- the Cubs' farm system will be ranked No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Rafael Dolis, Brett Jackson, Matt Szczur, Josh Vitters

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Jake Arrieta's solid outing wasted Sunday in Cubs' 2-1 loss to Nationals

Jake Arrieta pitched admirably Sunday as he moved to the forefront of the Cubs' staff in the wake of the departures of Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija

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