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  1. Maddon wants more time for hitter prep vs. switch-pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs

    ... hand as the next hitter comes up," Maddon said of Venditte, who did so with his second baseman before facing Starlin Castro from the right side. "[Venditte] did warm up right-handed, then pitched left-handed to Dexter because I believe [Anthony] ...

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  2. Cubs vs. Reds at Mesa Preview, Friday 3/6, 2:05 CTRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... was kind of cool to watch him throw lefthanded to Dexter Fowler and Anthony Rizzo , then righthanded against Starlin Castro. Fowler, though, wasn't too happy about the whole thing , as Venditte warmed up righthanded and then told umpire Brian Gorman ...

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  3. Maddon makes debut with Cubs in spring tie with A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... two hits, struck out two and walked none. Zito retired his first five batters, including strikeouts of Starlin Castro and Miguel Montero. But he hit Chris Coghlan in the second and then yielded the long drive to left by Olt. "That changeup, got to ...

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  4. Cubs add experienced lefty Phil Coke to bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Fowler completed the at-bat by grounding to second base. Venditte then switched to the right side to retire Starlin Castro on a fly to right. Tip of the cap: The Cubs' uniformed personnel wore No. 14 caps as a tribute to late Hall of Famer Ernie ...

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  5. A's Tie With Cubs In Maddon's DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... two hits, struck out two and walked none. Zito retired his first five batters, including strikeouts of Starlin Castro and Miguel Montero. But he hit Chris Coghlanin the second and then yielded the long drive to left by Olt. "That changeup, got to ... 1 comment

  6. Thata s a switch: Cubsa Dexter Fowler caught off guard by ambidextrous Athletics pitcherRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... on the other hand, played catch with second baseman Ben Zobrist for a few throws, then pitched righty to Starlin Castro, who flied to right. Fowler, who said he'd heard of Venditte being an ambidextrous pitcher but had no idea where he was pitching, ...

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  7. As switch pitcher Pat Venditte impresses againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... the third inning, and he retired the top three men in the Cubs order, Dexter Fowler , Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro . Fowler is a switch-hitter, and before he stepped to the plate, Cubs manager Joe Maddon stopped him and conferred with home-plate ...

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  8. Fowler irked by switch-pitcher's change of handRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chicago Cubs

    ... be able to step out." Venditte threw left-handed to Fowler and Anthony Rizzo , then threw right-handed to Starlin Castro but not before he took a few warmup tosses to the second baseman. The A's pitcher retired all three Cubs batters. Carrie Muskat ...

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  9. Switch-pitching Venditte continues to confoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Oakland Athletics

    ... a game with the Cubs, Venditte was brought out for the third inning to face Dexter Fowler , Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro . Fowler was aware of a switch-pitcher roaming around the Cactus League but didn't realize he wore green and gold, so when ...

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  10. Zito 'pretty impressive' in return to game actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Major League Baseball

    ... during the two-inning outing, opposed by a brawny Cubs lineup headed by Dexter Fowler , Anthony Rizzo , Starlin Castro and Miguel Montero . "It definitely felt good to compete out there and to face a lineup that looked pretty similar to their ...

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  11. New catcher Miguel Montero works on learning Cubs pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    ... ome vs. Oakland in Mesa while Jacob Turner faces San Francisco in Scottsdale. . Dexter Fowler, Anthony Rizzo, Starlin Castro, Montero and Javier Baez will play in Mesa, Maddon indicated.

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  12. Cubs seeking 'hot hand' for final rotation spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... batter hitting behind him. Extra innings: Maddon said Rizzo, center fielder Dexter Fowler , shortstop Starlin Castro, catcher Miguel Montero and infielder Javier Baez are expected to play against the A's. Relievers Neil Ramirez , Anthony Carter , ...

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  13. Cubs to begin Maddon tenure, season of Banks tributesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Chicago Cubs

    ... respectively. Oakland moved into Chicago's former Spring Training Fitch Park complex in Mesa. For shortstop Starlin Castro , Thursday means the first time he'll be on the field since he sprained his left ankle Sept. 2, ending his 2014 season early. ...

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  14. 2015 Season Is A Start For New York Mets, Not An End GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Rant Sports

    ... of their Opening Day 25-man roster. Read More Everyone knows players like Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro will have a great impact on the 2015 Cubs season. However, some may not be aware of these fiv players who could make an impact. ...

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  15. Cubs players eager to get fans back in the bleachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... while the opening of the left- and center-field bleachers remains on schedule for early May. Shortstop Starlin Castro also feels for the fans, who had the option of moving to the grandstand or receiving a credit or refund until their specific seats ...

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  16. Former Daytona Cubs Bryant, Soler, Baez hope to make impact with Chicago CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... position this spring - second base. The Cubs have a logjam of middle infielders, including former All-Star Starlin Castro and top prospect Addison Russell, acquired from Oakland in the Jeff Samardzija trade. He will have to consistently make contact ...

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  17. New York Yankees Employee Justly Fired After Trolling Curt Schilling On TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Rant Sports

    ... of their Opening Day 25-man roster. Read More Everyone knows players like Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro will have a great impact on the 2015 Cubs season. However, some may not be aware of these fiv players who could make an impact. ...

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  18. Early Spring Training Prediction of Baltimore Orioles Entire 25-Man RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Rant Sports

    ... my prediction of the Orioles' final 25-man roster. Everyone knows players like Jon Lester, Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro will have a great impact on the 2015 Cubs season. However, some may not be aware of these fiv players who could make an ...

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  19. Fantasy Baseball: 2015 Toronto Blue Jays OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Fantasy CPR

    ... is even more valuable becuase of his triples. Only three shortstops ( Troy Tulowitzki , Danny Santana , and Starlin Castro ) had a better batting average that Reyes last year. I would still put him in the top five at the position. The only downside ...

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  20. Young Cubs look up to RamirezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... my iPad. His hits, his home runs, his extra-base hits," recalled 24-year-old shortstop and fellow Dominican Starlin Castro. SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. (AP) - A husband and wife thought to be one of the oldest married couples in New York have celebrated ...

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