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The Cincinnati Reds will head to Wrigley Field this weekend to take on the Chicago Cubs .
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Yankees All-Star shortstop Derek Jeter doesn't like the phrase "farewell tour,'' but he is looking forward to next month's trip to Wrigley Field.
A dozen games into the 2014 MLB season, the Chicago Cubs find themselves heading into Yankee Stadium with a 4-8 record and a 3-6 record against division rivals.
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That said, here in the early going, there is an extra factor that comes into play: expectations entering the season.
According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com, the Boston Red Sox recently offered their ace left-handed pitcher Jon Lester a four-year extension worth somewhere between $70 and $80 million.
The Chicago Cubs have not been to the postseason since 2008. It seems to be expected that they will not make it again this year.
Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo is congratulated by teammate Starlin Castro, right, after Rizzo's two-run home run against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in St. Louis.
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They go after their ninth straight win on Sunday when they close out a three- game set with the Pittsburgh Pirates at Miller Park.
Eric Stults pitched effectively into the sixth inning and Tommy Medica hit a two-run homer off Carlos Villanueva, sending the San Diego Padres to a 7-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
Daniel Descalso snapped an 0-for-10 start to the season with two hits in the Cardinals' 10-4 win over the Chicago Cubs.
It was hardly a vintage performance by Wainwright , who helped his own cause with an RBI single.
Pedro Alvarez and Travis Snider homered in a five-run seventh inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on for a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday afternoon.