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MLB rumors

Molina still needs to progress to a likely minor-league rehab assignment, but barring setback he could be activated before the middle of September.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Yadier Molina, Carlos Beltran, Major League Baseball

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Peavy pitches Giants to 8-3 win over Cubs

Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings in his fifth start with San Francisco, and the Giants rolled past the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday, hours after they won a protest regarding a rain-shortened loss from the night before.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Travis Ishikawa, Buster Posey

Daily Herald

Peavy pitches Giants to 8-3 win over Cubs

Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings in his fifth start with San Francisco, and the Giants rolled past the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday, hours after they won a protest regarding a rain-shortened loss from the night before.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Travis Ishikawa, Buster Posey

New York Daily News

Baseball Insider: When it comes to would-be Mets-Cubs blockbuster...

The Cubs' visit to Queens last weekend provided a natural occasion to report, opine and speculate about possible trades with the Mets, because on a surface level, the teams fit: One franchise is rebuilding with bats, and needs pitching, while the other has an abundance of arms and needs hitters.

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Related Topix: Sports, Zack Wheeler

SFGate

Giants in Chicago to face Cubs - LIVE

San Francisco Top 5th - Angel Pagan doubled to left center. Runner on second with one out and Hunter Pence due up.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Crawford, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Welington Castillo, Arismendy Alcantara, Adam Duvall

San Francisco Giants

Tarp troubles lead to long delay, shortened game

Their series opener was called after a four-hour, 34-minute delay in the early hours of Wednesday morning, with the Cubs getting a 2-0 win after four and a half innings of play.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants

Chicago Sun-Times

Veteran mentor is high on Cubs' shopping list

By now, anybody who follows the Cubs has heard the front office's vow to aggressively pursue pitching over the next two winters to catch up to the quality of young Cubs hitters believed to be coming down the pipeline.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson, Aramis Ramirez

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Rant Sports

New York Mets' Jenrry Mejia Needs to be Shut Down Before Further Injury

Now is the time for the New York Mets to shut down closer Jenrry Mejia , who is pitching with a hernia.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jenrry Mejia

Rant Sports

New York Mets Rumors: Trading For Addison Russell Would Be A Great Move

Throughout the recent series between the New York Mets and Chicago Cubs , it was obvious to everyone how well the two teams would matchup in a potential offseason trade.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Zack Wheeler, Daniel Murphy

The China Post

Cuddyer hits for cycle as Rockies blast past Reds

Michael Cuddyer hit for the cycle, including a two-run double in Colorado's five-run eighth inning, as the Rockies beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-5 on Sunday to complete a doubleheader sweep.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Michael Cuddyer, Drew Stubbs, J.J Hoover, Carlos Gonzalez

Colorado Rockies

MLB Notebook: Another cycle for Cuddyer

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Michael Cuddyer, Jose Altuve, John Olerud, Neifi Perez, Todd Helton

Mon Aug 18, 2014

New York Daily News

Mets Insider: David Wright hitless in return

David Wright returned to the lineup one day after sitting with left shoulder soreness, but he was hitless in four at-bats, meaning he's in an 0-for-12 slide.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright, Gonzalez Germen

Amazin' Avenue

Mets vs. Cubs Recap: Sisyphus and his rock

There were a two positive aspects of today's game versus the Cubs . First of all, David Wright was, somewhat surprisingly, in the starting lineup despite injuring his shoulder in Saturday's game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, David Wright, Kyle Hendricks, Juan Lagares, Welington Castillo

Cubbies Crib

Chicago Cubs weekly recap: Hendricks' hot streak continues

The Chicago Cubs continue to do some shifting, in Chicago and down on the farm. Former first-round pick Brett Jackson was dealt, Junior Lake was optioned to Iowa and Dan Straily made his Cubs debut, albeit a temporary one.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Chicago Cubs, Brett Jackson, Junior Lake, Dan Straily

Wall Street Journal

Montero Answers Mets' Challenge

Before throwing a pitch on Sunday afternoon, Mets rookie right-hander Rafael Montero was aware of challenges to his tenure in the big league rotation.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Jacob deGrom, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, David Wright

Cubbies Crib

8/18 Morning Marquee: Kris Bryant day-to-day, Brewers sweep Dodgers

Nov 2, 2013; Surprise, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant reacts against the West during the Fall Stars Game at Surprise Stadium.

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WHTC

Tigers Fall, but Cubs, Sox, Caps and Gordon all Win on Sunday

Kyle Seager drove in three runs while Chris Young scattered four hits with four strikeouts over six innings as visiting Seattle beat the Tigers yesterday, 8-1.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Starlin Castro and a Little Wisdom

Ever since the intriguing July 4th trade in which the Cubs predictably traded short term proven value for long term potential value, there has been speculation about who/what/how/when the Cubs would get their paws on good pitching.

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

Chicago Cubs

Hendricks out to give Cubs a split with Mets

The Mets won't have an opportunity for a sweep on Monday afternoon against the Cubs, when the teams wrap up their four-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kyle Hendricks, Travis D'Arnaud, Anthony Recker, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

CBS Local

Castro's Homer In 9th Lifts Cubs Over Mets 2-1

Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking homer on the first pitch of the ninth inning to lift the Chicago Cubs over the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Arismendy Alcantara, Juan Lagares, David Wright

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