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7 hrs ago | Viva El Birdos

Series Preview: Cardinals at Cubs July 25-27

The Cardinals and Cubs haven't met since the Cards took two of three at Busch in mid-May. At the beginning of that series, the Cubs we already twelve games under .500.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Jorge Soler, Arismendy Alcantara, Jeff Samardzija, St. Louis Cardinals

10 hrs ago | FakeTeams

Does Javier Baez Make the Grade?

Let's take a look at 10 of the most important attributes that should help to indicate what a prospect's future might hold.

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14 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Padres rout Cubs 11-3

San Diego Padres' Rene Rivera hits a two-run single off Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Brian Schlitter, scoring Will Venable and Jake Goebbert, during the sixth inning of a baseball game on Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Will Venable, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jake Goebbert

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BleacherReport

Forget the Record, Cubs Fans Should Be Pleased with the State of the Cubs

Despite having a 41-58 record, fans of the Chicago Cubs have quite a few things to be excited about for the remainder of the 2014 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jorge Soler, Darwin Barney, Arismendy Alcantara, Mike Olt

ChicagoSports.com

Baez's versatility boosts Cubs' options

Javier Baez played catcher on his summer league team before his senior season at Arlington Country Day High School in Florida.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, American League, Major League Baseball, Arismendy Alcantara, Zack Cozart, Billy Hamilton, Jeff Samardzija

The Cardboard Connection

Chicago Cubs Collecting and Fan Guide

Despite their much-publicized title drought, the Chicago Cubs have shown enough flashes of brilliance through their storied history to offer hope to their sizable fan base.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Mark McGwire, Kerry Wood, Alfonso Soriano

Rant Sports

5 Reasons Why Chicago Cubs Shouldn't Trade For David Price

Contrary to what some delusional Chicago reporters think, the Cubs are not in the market for David Price.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, David Price, Chicago Cubs, Alfonso Soriano

Chicago Cubs

Jackson looks to rebound in series finale vs. Padres

With the Padres well back in the National League West and third baseman Chase Headley shipped to New York, the Padres are in need of a spark.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Chase Headley, Jeff Samardzija, Chicago Cubs

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Washington Post

Kennedy pitches around 5 walks in Padres win

Tommy Medica hit a go-ahead RBI double in the fifth inning, Ian Kennedy pitched six strong innings, and the San Diego Padres beat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Tommy Medica, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Tsuyoshi Wada, Yangervis Solarte

New York Daily News

Harper: Why Troy Tulowitzki won't be making a move to either Mets or Yankees

Troy Tulowitzki may be the holy grail for Mets' and Yankees' fans looking for a shortstop next season, but another trip to the disabled list this week is a reminder of why the oft-injured All-Star won't be coming to New York anytime soon.

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Related Topix: Sports, Troy Tulowitzki

CBS Local

Levine: Barney Never Regained 2011, '12 Form

Only two players from the 2010 Cubs remain on the current squad after it was announced Tuesday that Darwin Barney was designated for assignment.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, Darwin Barney, Jeff Samardzija

Sports Media 101

Arismendy Alcantara's Future with Cubs Becomes Clearer

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, Baseball Players, Arismendy Alcantara, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The News Tribune

Recap: Chicago Cubs vs. San Diego

Anthony Rizzo clubbed two home runs to set a new single-season career high and Kyle Hendricks picked up his first major league win as the Chicago Cubs blanked the San Diego Padres, 6-0, in the opener of a three-game series at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, San Diego Padres, Arismendy Alcantara

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Hendricks, Rizzo pace Cubs past Padres in 6-0 win

The temperature at Tuesday night's first pitch at Wrigley Field was a stifling 89 degrees, but Anthony Rizzo and rookie Kyle Hendricks have remained strong as the Chicago Cubs seized a 6-0 win over the San Diego Padres.

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

Chicago Cubs

Hoyer reflects on anniversary of Garza trade

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

NBC San Diego

Padres Head to 'Friendly Confines'

There's a line from the classic movie "Dazed and Confused" where the junior high teacher responds to kids who are trying to leave class early in order to avoid getting beat up by the high school seniors: "It's like our sergeant told us before one trip into the jungle.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Chicago Cubs, Eric Stults, Tsuyoshi Wada

Crawfish Boxes

TCB Podcast Mailbag: Strikeouts, Cubbies and keepers for 2015

Covering a range of topics, including strikeouts, the Cubs future infield and who might be on the roster next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, George Springer, Jon Singleton, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball

Athletics Nation

Could A's go back to Cubs for potential Tommy Milone trade?

Could the A's turn back to a recent trade partner now that Tommy Milone has asked out of Oakland? They probably should.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tommy Milone, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, Jarrod Parker, A.J Griffin

BleacherReport

Breaking Down the 1 Trade Deadline Deal the Mets Need to Make

The New York Mets need to trade for Javier Baez, and they need to do it now. It's as easy as that.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Mon Jul 21, 2014

ChicagoSports.com

Haugh: White Sox should follow Cubs' lead at trade deadline

Before we resume our annual obsession with all things Bears, Chicago must acknowledge how surprisingly sturdy the bridge was that connected the stretch of baseball between the end of the Blackhawks and the beginning of Bourbonnais.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Russell, Chris Sale, Jeff Samardzija, Jose Abreu, Jake Peavy

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