Garza believes he’s ready to go, but he knows the Cubs will ultimately make the decision. Also, more on the DePaul arena project and the relation to the Cubs.
Where is Hayden Simpson now? Also the scores and highlights from yesterday’s Cubs minor league action.
Six innings of shutout ball and 75 pitches. The big question now: is he ready to return?
Baseball reasons to see this weekend’s games, and decidedly un-baseball reasons. All of them fun.
Everyone is still projecting the Cubs to take Appel/Gray at number two, but third baseman Kris Bryant is becoming more intriguing.
The Cubs are reportedly planning to add a fifth gate at Wrigley, this one next to the proposed plaza.
With last night’s win, the Cubs are now a few percentage points ahead of the Brewers in the NL Central.
Cubs pitching prospect Tayler Scott may not have the traditional numbers, but he keeps getting results.
Another series win for the suddenly hot Cubs. Neat.
The Cubs are going for the series win tonight with Jeff Samardzija on the hill. And Luis Valbuena is back!
Overheard: Carlos Marmol “Can’t Wait” to Get Out of Chicago (UPDATE: Marmol Denies, Says Happy to Be in Chicago)
A BN’er says he just overheard a conversation between Marmol and his agents.
The Orioles are desperately searching for a frontline starting pitcher … how about Matt Garza? Not interested, apparently.