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Mar 10, 2014; Bradenton, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin hits a 2-run home run during the second inning against the Baltimore Orioles at McKechnie Field.
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We're trying to forget yesterday's split squad sweep and more with today's roundup of all things Brewers.
Feb 19, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija stretches during a workout at Cubs Park.
Feb 14, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta looks at gloves during camp at Chicago Cubs training facility at Mesa .
Justin Ruggiano went 3-for-3 with a home run off Tyler Thornburg in the first inning and Justin Grimm worked out of a bases-loaded jam to earn the save as the Chicago Cubs held on for a 10-8 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers in Cactus League play on Sunday afternoon.
Feb 19, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Edwin Jackson throws during a workout at Cubs Park.
Mar 8, 2014; Goodyear, AZ, USA; Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price jogs to the dugout against the Chicago Cubs at Goodyear Ballpark.
After shutting down the Cincinnati Reds 9-0 on Saturday afternoon, the Chicago Cubs will face off against another NL Central foe, the Milwaukee Brewers , at Cubs Park today in Mesa, Ariz.
The year after winning 97 games, the team returns to the postseason by winning at least 90 games for the third time in four seasons - not bad when said franchise had managed only three 90-win campaigns from 1980-2009.
If you put together a collection of John Mozeliak's greatest hits, you'd have to make it a box set.
The National League Central won't be any easier. Or anybody else the new Cubs pitcher faces.
Mar 3, 2014; Goodyear, AZ, USA; Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips and first baseman Joey Votto score runs against the Seattle Mariners in the third inning at Goodyear Ballpark.
After dropping a close 1-0 contest against the Cleveland Indians yesterday afternoon at Goodyear Ballpark, the tribe brought their big sticks to Cubs Park today, tallying seven runs on 9 hits for their eight victory of the spring.
It's week three of our preview series highlighting each division in baseball, and up today is the Astros' former home, the NL Central.
Mar 7, 2014; Tempe, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs shortstop Chris Valaika hits an RBI single against the Los Angeles Angels in the seventh inning at Tempe Diablo Stadium.