Edwin Jackson is dealing with a lat strain, it seems.
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Tuesday’s game will be resumed today at 4:05pm with the Cubs up 2-0.
The Cubs’ ace is expected to finish out the year in the rotation, assuming he stays healthy.
Outside of the obvious impact to season ticket holders, does the move say anything about the expectations for sales next year?
Lots of different kinds of homers to enjoy today.
Last night’s game didn’t really go the way anyone hoped, and the Giants are likely to protest.
See how it unfolded – *pun* – in pictures on Twitter.
There are holes to pick at if you’re so inclined, but there are also some very good – and legit – things going on.
Baez’s 5th homer of the year came in just his 14th game.
Yesterday’s was Arrieta’s best outing since June, and he wants to finish out the year strong.
It won’t be the outfielder Cubs fans are hoping for, but it’s still a guy to watch.
The Cubs have more pitchers needing starting innings than they have slots. Also: is Soler still possible tomorrow?
If the Cubs bring up an outfielder to replace Straily, might we finally see Jorge Soler? Or will it be someone else?
As Jackson continues to struggle and as other pitchers will need a chance to pitch, it’s fair to wonder.