The seventh straight loss rolls in.
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No Jorge Soler tonight, so the pressure for awesome bombs and necklaces falls to everyone else.
The 23-year-old Cuban slugger is nearly a free agent, and figures to be a prominent name this offseason.
Soler is headed to Miami, and will return to the Cubs on Monday.
Some season ticket holders are reportedly being moved to accommodate a new video scoreboard control room.
Oh, hey, all right, the Pirates again.
That would be a mild surprise at this juncture, but that’s the report.
Earlier this week, there was a new round of Stanton extension/trade rumors. It’s unthinkable to even consider them right now.
Jason Hammel has struggled, and Addison Russell/Billy McKinney have looked fantastic. But Jeff Samardzija has been good.
The Kane County Cougars keep on cruising, and are now just one win away from the Midwest League Championship.
The Cubs’ schedule the rest of the way is relatively difficult.
Not only does it take some competition out of the market, but it also could further set the stage for trades.
Schwarber was named the Florida State League’s player of the month for August.
There’s not a whole lot of joy to take out of last night’s game, but we can have a lot of fun with a particular homer.