The first of the September call-ups arrives.
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Things got a little heated at times yesterday, which actually isn’t a bad thing.
The 25-year-old lefty has had his best professional season, and is Rule 5 eligible this offseason.
The back issue still hasn’t abated completely. Also, checking in on some races around baseball.
The Cubs are likely to finish up with a winning record in August, which is something they haven’t done in this rebuilding era.
After ankle troubles, Ruggiano had surgery and won’t be coming back in 2014.
And some fun with very small sample size numbers.
The Cubs have a huge number of potential back-end options for 2015 that they’d like to evaluate.
When it gets late in the year, some players rightly have to focus on their own future.
You may not like it, but they’re coming. And they’re important.
One of the more exciting at bats you’ll see this year ended last night’s game.
Hopefully various treatments will work, and Rizzo will be fully over the issue by the weekend.
Work is starting today on Waveland and Sheffield.
It’s nice to have everyone on board finally. Now, let’s just enjoy the process of actually getting there.