The Cubs dealt outfielder Justin Ruggiano to the Seattle Mariners Wednesday morning in exchange for a 25-year-old right-handed pitcher.
The Cubs announced their minor-league coaching staff Wednesday, including a promotion for award-winning manager Mark Johnson and a mental skills position for Darnell McDonald.
Could the Cubs have signed Jon Lester without Joe Maddon? Theo Epstein isn't sure, but he's glad he doesn't have to find out.

Team talk

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    Jay Bruce hit three home runs to jumpstart the Reds' offense en route to a 7-1 win over the Cubs Friday night in Cincinnati. The loss ended the Cubs' three-game winning streak under new manager Mike Quade.
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    Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010 6:58 PM By Patrick Mooney WASHINGTON When the Cubs show up for work on Friday afternoon at Great American Ball Park, there will be 38 days remaining in the season, almost 21 percent of their paychecks still to be earned. That doesnt...
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    Ryan Dempster pitched seven shutout innings while Aramis Ramirez and Alfonso Soriano homered as the Cubs completed a sweep of the Nationals 4-0 on Wednesday night.
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    Alfonso Soriano is 34 years old and still has four years remaining on his contract, but the left fielder believes he can continue to produce at a high level as long as he stays healthy.
  • 4y
    Carlos Zambrano pitched 7 13 innings allowing only one run on five hits while striking out eight in the Cubs 5-4 victory over the Nationals. Tyler Colvin and Alfonso Soriano each homered for the Cubs.
  • 4y
    Monday, Aug. 23, 2010 9:57 PM By Luke Stuckmeyer Who was the first baseball player's career that you remember following closely? Santo, Williams, Banks, Sandberg, Dawson, Sosa and Wood are common answers. For me, it wasn't that simple. For some reason, I...
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    Comcast SportsNet's Luke Stuckmeyer snapped a candid shot of Cubs manager Lou Piniella and Braves skipper Bobby Cox on Opening Day, as things have come full circle and Piniella has officially stepped down.


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Injury Report

9/16A. AlcantaraRight wrist soreness (day-to-day)
9/2S. CastroLeft ankle sprain - out 4-6 weeks (day-to-day)
8/27R. Sweeneyoff 60-day DL
8/26A. RizzoLeft game - lower back tightness (day-to-day)
8/23J. Ruggianooff 60-day DL
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Team Stats

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Starlin Castro134528581543311465.292
Anthony Rizzo140524891502813278.286
Luis Valbuena149478681193341651.249

John Baker101.0001001.000.00
Neil Ramirez33.500500343.2531.44
Eric Jokisch00-41014.1101.88
Pedro Strop24.333650261.0712.21
Hector Rondon44.5006402963.1632.42
Kyle Hendricks72.7781313080.1472.46
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