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  1. Chicago Cubs Fact Pack, September 22ndRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sports Media 101

    ... the discussion and drop a comment. If it's about the cubs, it's on Cubs 101. 1. Chicago Cubs ' shortstop, Starlin Castro will finish the 2014 season with 154 hits if he does not return for the team's final six games. It would be his fourth ...

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  2. Preview: Cardinals at CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... this week despite being pulled from Friday s game after allowing two runners to reach base. Shortstop Starlin Castro is 13-for-32 during his nine-game hitting streak for Chicago, which has gone 32-27 in its last 59 home games. TV: 8:05 p.m. ET, FSN ...

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  3. Successful teams need players like Cubs' CoghlanRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... on in spring and hopefully carry on into the season." The Cubs look to have a whole lot of young talent, with Starlin Castro, Anthony Rizzo, Kyle Hendricks, Arismendy Alcantara, Javier Baez and Jorge Soler already here. They know how to play ...

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  4. Javier Baez wants to slim down for next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ChicagoSports.com

    ... at shortstop, there were no public concerns about his size or range as he filled in adequately while Starlin Castro was recovering from a hamstring strain. But Baez, who looks noticeably trimmer now than when he reported to Mesa, Ariz., in February, ...

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  5. Cubs vs. Dodgers Preview, Saturday 9/20, 12:05 CTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... was ejected from the game after umpire Gary Cederstrom ruled that Hernandez had intentionally thrown at Starlin Castro . Since Hernandez was traded to the Dodgers, he's been markedly worse than he was in Philly and hasn't gotten out of the fifth ...

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  6. Playoff Bound Dodgers Look To Defend N.L. West CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lasorda's Lair

    ... the Cubs this season in 2 starts. Hernandez is 1-0 at Wrigley Field with a 3.38 ERA in 1 career start. Starlin Castro and Wellington Castillo have hit homeruns off him in the past. The Cubs will be sending left-hander Felix Doubront to the mound. ...

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  7. The writing's on the wall: The Cubs need to let Edwin Jackson goRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cubbies Crib

    ... with no-trade clauses they couldn't disperse of, they're going to have some financial freedom. They inked Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo to long-term deals at a bargain rate for what these two are accomplishing on the field. Several of the pieces ...

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  8. Doubront looking to continue solid work for CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Chicago Cubs

    ... be his long-term post at second base on Friday against the Dodgers. Baez had been filling in for injured Starlin Castro at shortstop, the position the mega-prospect played for the bulk of his Minor League career. Baez didn't move to second until ...

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  9. Baez shifts back to second after stint at shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Major League Baseball

    Javier Baez moved back to what will likely be his long-term post at second base on Friday against the Dodgers. Baez had been filling in for injured Starlin Castro at shortstop, the position the mega-prospect played for the bulk of his Minor League career.

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  10. Dodgers 8, Cubs 4: Back To The Drawing BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... in a disastrous five-run inning. Watkins, who has been given opportunities to play due to the injury to Starlin Castro , is supposed to have strong defense as the biggest part of his game. That might make him useful to a future Cubs team as... well, ...

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  11. Tonight's Pitching Match-up: Jackson Vs. KershawRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Sports Media 101

    ... a huge effect on the outcome of tonight's game is familiarity. No one on the Chicago Cubs roster (outside of Starlin Castro ) has had more than four career at bats against Kershaw and that could play out in one of two ways: 1) The Cubs' hitters are ...

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  12. Bryant confident his time with Cubs is nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Daily Herald

    ... all, the Cubs did bring up Javier Baez and Jorge Soler to join established young stars Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro. "I guess it's bittersweet," he said. "It's always been my dream to play in the big leagues. I sure hope for that day to come ...

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  13. Harper: Could Mets' Wilmer Flores be the answer at shortstop in '15?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | New York Daily News

    ... shortstop such as the Orioles' J.J. Hardy via free agency or trade from its surplus of pitching for the Cubs' Starlin Castro. Yet there's no denying that Flores' offensive potential is intriguing enough to consider taking a gamble with him at short ...

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  14. Jake Arrieta flirts with no-hitter, pitches first career shutoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... let it go to the wall.'' The Cubs haven't played especially well in recent weeks, with All-Stars Rizzo and Starlin Castro sidelined with injuries and rookies filling the lineup daily. Cy Young winners Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw loom Thursday ...

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  15. Cubs 1, Reds 0: Welcome Back, Anthony RizzoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... , who has really impressed me with his range and accurate arm at shortstop. (Note! This doesn't mean I think Starlin Castro should be moved off shortstop or traded.) As I noted in the game preview, with the six-man rotation currently in use Wood ...

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  16. Reds' Villarreal allows 9th inning HR in 1-0 lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... played for the Reds since July 5 but took underhand flips in a batting cage on Sunday. Cubs: Renteria said SS Starlin Castro (sprained left ankle) is improving but "he's not likely to be able to come back" this season. Renteria also said starting ...

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  17. Reds' Villarreal allows 9th inning HR in 1-0 lossReds' Villarreal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | News Herald

    ... played for the Reds since July 5 but took underhand flips in a batting cage on Sunday. Cubs: Renteria said SS Starlin Castro (sprained left ankle) is improving but "he's not likely to be able to come back" this season. Renteria also said starting ...

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  18. Rizzo's walk-off homer gives Cubs win vs. RedsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Northwest Herald

    ... for the Reds since July 5 but did take underhand flips in a batting cage on Sunday. Cubs: Renteria said SS Starlin Castro (sprained left ankle) is improving but "he's not likely to be able to come back" this season. Renteria also said starting ...

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  19. Anthony Rizzo returns, delivers game-winning HR for CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... together - batting third and fourth - even if it didn't include a lot of runs. If not for All-Star shortstop Starlin Castro's high ankle sprain, the Cubs would have had all the core guys on the roster in the lineup together for the first time Monday ...

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  20. Welington Castillo hopes to be a key part for CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Soto in 2012. Only two other Cubs have more tenure in the lineup, and both of them - Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro - are 2014 All-Stars with seven-year contracts. Castillo is no longer a "pre-prime" age player. His ups and downs offensively, as ...

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