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  1. Top 5 Free Agents the Chicago Cubs Need to PursueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rant Sports

    ... veteran pitchers with multiple World Series rings (Lester and Peavy) would help the development of youngsters Jake Arrieta, and projected fifth starter Kyle Hendricks. Nori Aoki can't hit the ball as hard as Rasmus or Gomes, but he can get on base. ...

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  2. Chicago Cubs Rumors: Team Should Not Trade For Cole HamelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Rant Sports

    ... free agency. This gives the Cubs a rotation with Lester at the top, filled with young interesting pitchers like Jake Arrieta , Dan Straily and Travis Wood . This is to go along with all of their young hitters, including Kris Bryant , Javier Baez , ...

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  3. Should the Cubs still consider James Shields?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Cubbies Crib

    Oct 21, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields throws a pitch against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning during game one of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jamie Square/Pool Photo via USA TODAY Sports Is Jon Lester , Jason Hammel , Jake Arrieta and Kyle Hendricks enough to take down the Cardinals, Pirates, or even the Brewers in what has turned into one of the toughest divisions in baseball? James Shields certainly did not live up to his moniker "Big Game James" this past World Series against the San Francisco Giants.

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  4. Let's Talk Real Returns For HamelsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | The Good Phight

    ... as Boston. An ace is needed to even out a great lineup and Hamels is that guy. We will NOT smell Kris Bryant , Jake Arrieta , Javier Baez or Starlin Castro so forget it. Here are THREE trades. I'm ready for hat guys at this point but what could the ...

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  5. Chicago Cubs' Pedro Strop doing well after car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Call to the Pen

    ... to significantly improve, but it wasn't until the Cubs acquired him midway through the 2013 season (along with Jake Arrieta in exchange for Scott Feldman and Steve Clevenger ) that he'd really start to blossom as a late-inning reliever. Strop made ...

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  6. Report: Cubs' pitcher involved in car crash in Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Sporting News

    ... ting an update. pic.twitter.com/erByPXkxcf The 29-year-old, who was acquired during a July 2013 trade that sent Jake Arrieta to the Orioles, went 2-4 with a 2.21 ERA, two saves and 71 strikeouts in 61 innings last season for the Cubs.

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  7. Reports: Former Orioles reliever Pedro Strop involved in car accident in Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... He struggled in 2013 and was eventually traded to the Cubs in July of that year along with right-hander Jake Arrieta in a trade that netted right-hander Scott Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger, a Pigtown native and Mount St. Joe grad. He's pitched ...

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  8. Offense remains priority for CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Chicago Tribune

    Javier Baez hits an RBI single against the Rays during the fifth inning at Wrigley Field. The Cubs' pursuit of impact starting pitchers like Jon Lester is understandable, especially given the fact that ace Jake Arrieta never has pitched at least 200 innings and the rotation's 927 innings were the second fewest in the National League.

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  9. Assessing Steve Clevenger's performance in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Birds Watcher

    On July 2nd, 2013, Steve Clevenger was traded from the Cubs to the Baltimore Orioles along with Scott Feldman for pitchers Jake Arrieta and Pedro Strop. This trade was a dream come true for Clevenger as he grew up as an Orioles fan in Glenn Burnie, Maryland.

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  10. What Was The Best Pitching Performance For Indians In 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    ... for fourth (with Jordan Zimmerman ) in the majors behind Clayton Kershaw 's (102), Madison Bumgarner (96), and Jake Arrieta (97). His Game Score of 96 also ranked tied for third in franchise history behind Dennis Eckersly and Len Barker who each ...

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  11. Cubs in search of additions to solid pitching baseRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Chicago Cubs

    Take the 2014 performances of Jake Arrieta , Kyle Hendricks and Tsuyoshi Wada , then add in those of free-agent targets Jon Lester and Jason Hammel . Here's what you get: a 47-33 record and 2.81 ERA over 702 1/3 innings.

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  12. Chicago Cubs' Jake Arrieta finishes ninth in NL Cy Young votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    Sep 24, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta throws a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports Capping a stellar breakout campaign, Chicago Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta finished ninth in the voting for the National League Cy Young Award Wednesday, finishing with a trio of fifth-place votes.

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  13. Chicago Cubs 2015 Top Fantasy ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | FakeTeams

    ... been able to flip at the trade deadline. Feldman was the key piece that brought the Cubs their best pitcher, Jake Arrieta. Arrieta was a top prospect in the Orioles system for what seemed like forever, and he seems to have finally reached that ...

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  14. 2015 Bill James Handbook Cubs ProjectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... (based primarily on game scores, and in which he notes one of the biggest jumps in the rankings was taken by Jake Arrieta, who moved up from 153rd at the start of 2014 to 61st). Most interesting to me were the manager rankings in various categories, ...

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  15. Jon Lester: Missing Piece to the Chicago Cubs Puzzle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    ... a no-hitter to boot May 19, against the Kansas City Royals. Entering 2015, former Baltimore Orioles prospect Jake Arrieta is the Chicago Cubs projected ace. No doubt Arrieta has the "stuff", and had a tremendous season in 2014 for the north siders, ...

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  16. Jake Arrieta solidifies ace role for 2014 Chicago CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    Jul 11, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta pitches against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports Just like the acquisition of Kyle Hendricks , the Chicago Cubs knew the ceiling for Jake Arrieta was high, but they couldn't be sure he would reach it.

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  17. Rizzo, Castro, Arrieta earn GIBBY nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Chicago Cubs

    A number of Cubs players are being honored with MLB.com's Greatness in Baseball Yearly award nominations for their exemplary individual performances this season, and more yet for outstanding and peculiar plays that took place over the course of the year. Shortstop Starlin Castro is a nominee for Bounceback Player, Anthony Rizzo -- a first-time All-Star this season -- is nominated for Breakout Hitter, and right-hander Jake Arrieta is nominated for Breakout Pitcher.

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  18. Jason Hammel could return to the Chicago Cubs this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    ... the season's final month to finish the year with a 5.03 ERA, the team relied heavily on two unproven arms in Jake Arrieta and Kyle Hendricks . Arrieta emerged as the ace of the staff following the trade of Hammel and right-hander Jeff Samardzija in ...

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  19. The Chicago Cubs' 2014 season awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... store for an even better 2015 as his team pushes for its first playoff appearance since 2008. Acquired in 2013, Jake Arrieta's career took a dramatic turn under Cubs' pitching coach, Chris Bosio . In his first season working with Bosio, Arrieta had ...

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  20. How did we get here? O's bullpen, 2012-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Camden Chat

    ... the primary 8th inning reliever, and threw to a 173 ERA+. The wheels fell off in 2013, and he was shipped with Jake Arrieta to the Cubs for rental starter Scott Feldman , who didn't do much and left to be vastly overpaid by the Astros . Francisco ...

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