6 Potential Candidates Will Battle For Chicago Cubs’ Fifth Outfielder Position

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David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

Wednesday was a day to forget for the Chicago Cubs. However, it also could have been a day to wonder what could have been for the franchise. For the Cubs, it was a day filled with potential missed starting pitching […]

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Anthony Gruppuso - USA TODAY Sports

Former New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera has the distinction of having the lowest WHIP of any live-ball pitcher in baseball history at 1.00. A future Hall of Famer and bona fide Yankee royalty, Rivera’s career is one that any pitcher would […]

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Edwin Jackson Chicago Cubs

The contract given by the Chicago Cubs to Edwin Jackson heading into the 2013 season is roundly ridiculed by everyone who has ever seen Jackson pitch. At four years and $52 million, the Cubs signed Jackson for the same length and total […]

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Jon Lester Boston Red Sox Rumors

According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com, the Boston Red Sox recently offered their ace left-handed pitcher Jon Lester a four-year extension worth somewhere between $70 and $80 million. While that is obviously a lot of money, the offer is far under market value, […]

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Travis Wood Chicago Cubs

He’s only thrown 12.1 innings this season, but through his first two starts Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Travis Wood has drastically increased his strikeout rate compared to the rest of his career. Wood’s strikeout rate currently sits at 12.42 K/9 […]

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Jake Arrieta Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are still in the midst of a substantial rebuild. As such, the 2014 season should be used in part as a means of player evaluation. One player who requires a long look at the big league level […]

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Mike Olt Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs‘ offense has been something of a mixed bag in the early part of the 2014 MLB season, with reasonable production coming from a number of sources. However, in regard to the bench in pinch-hitting situations, it was been rather bleak so […]

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