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Chasing a playoff spot, Jon Lester wants the Cubs to play with naïveté down the stretch, a carefree underdog mentality like the one that won the Rays a pennant in 2008. In other words: Play stupid.
This year's trade deadline and this season in general have put a spotlight on social media's ever-expanding role in the game. From players to coaches, they know it's a powerful tool.
A day after a headfirst slide at first base resulted in Kris Bryant leaving Sunday's contest early, the third baseman was still a little shaken up and vowed to change the way he slides.

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At the end of the regular season, how many homers will Kris Bryant have?

Team Schedule

Next Games
DateOppTime
8/4Pit4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 MST6:05 EST6:35 VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 CT
8/5Pit4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 MST6:05 EST6:35 VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 CT
8/6vs. SF5:05 PT6:05 MT7:05 CT8:05 ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 MST7:05 EST7:35 VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 CT
8/7vs. SF1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 CT
8/8vs. SF1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
8/2MilW 4-3
8/1MilW 4-2
7/31MilW 4-1
7/30MilW 5-2
7/29vs. ColW 3-2
7/28vs. ColL 2-7
7/27vs. ColW 9-8
7/26vs. PhiL 5-11
7/25vs. PhiL 0-5
7/24vs. PhiL 3-5
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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
7/29N. RamirezLeft abdominal soreness (on 15-day DL)
7/12M. MonteroSprained left thumb (on 15-day DL)
7/2D. Rossoff 7-day DL
6/24D. FowlerAnkle (day-to-day)
6/23T. WadaLeft deltoid inflammation (on 15-day DL)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
View All Players  |  Last updated Aug. 4, 2:03 A.M. ET
Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
A. Rizzo103377571082622061.286
C. Coghlan10130137751811124.249
K. Bryant9534654851641461.246
D. Fowler10138766941641027.243
A. Russell872993371180727.237
S. Castro101399329491544.236

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
D. Ross00-2002.000.00
J. Grimm13.250350227.1421.65
H. Rondon42.6674901648.0431.88
J. Arrieta116.64721210140.21472.62
J. Russell02.000390025.2162.81
P. Strop15.167510247.0522.87
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