He’s out playing left field today, so the ankle must be feeling good.
Chicago Cubs News
Kyle Hendricks will have his turn through the rotation skipped, and Jake Arrieta and Jon Lester will both pitch in Pittsburgh.
After yesterday’s sterling outing, Lester’s ERA for April stands at just 1.83.
Today’s Cubs game has been postponed.
Heyward’s start has been a matter of perspective. Also, among many other things, Matt Szczur is really taking to his role.
Matt Szczur wasn’t interested in coming into a one-run game.
Theo Epstein speaks to David Kaplan on a variety of early season topics.
Kris Bryant is out of the lineup today, and Javier Baez is taking his place.
That’s relatively good news.
Why didn’t Contreras get the call this week? And why didn’t Arrieta get a chance to keep his streak going? And why do I agree with both moves?
He’s being evaluated further.
It was absolutely crushed.
“I don’t know if I would attempt that Jean-Claude Van Damme chair split.”