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Jake Arrieta never lived up to his top-prospect billing with the Orioles, but has found his way again with the Cubs. Arrieta showed how far he's come with a gem against his former team Friday
The Cubs put together a complete game Friday afternoon, getting timely hitting, solid pitching and great defense to beat the AL East-leading Orioles at Wrigley Field.
Thirteen months after the Cubs acquired Jake Arrieta from Baltimore, Orioles manager Buck Showalter talks about how proud he is of the progress Arrieta's made since arriving in Chicago.

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    Dealing with speculation of being traded for the last six years, Matt Garza hears the rumors and tries to ignore them. He's open to whatever, but his first preference would be to remain a Cub.
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    In his time in Boston, Theo Epstein knew he had to compete with the Yankees, it's what drove him to helping the Red Sox win the World Series twice. He's hoping to have the same success in Chicago.
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    Dale Sveum will bring former Milwaukee Brewers pitching coach Chris Bosio with him to Wrigley Field as the Cubs hired Bosio to be their new pitching coach on Friday.
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    The Milwaukee Brewers are starting to resort to their backup plan for offense assuming Prince Fielder winds up leaving and made the first step by reaching out to Aramis Ramirez.
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    The Cubs traded away five quality young players last winter to acquire Matt Garza. Now Theo Epstein is facing a tough question: Is Garza a pitcher to build around or to be dealt for a number of promising players?
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    Now that the Cubs spent 10 million on David DeJesus, does that mean former first round draft pick and top prospect Tyler Colvin will be thrown to the curb?
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    In the first player move of the Theo Epstein era, the Cubs have signed outfielder David DeJesus to a two-year deal with a club option for 2014.

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Team Schedule

Next Games
DateOppTime
8/23vs. Bal11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
8/24vs. Bal11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
8/26Cin4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
8/27Cin4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
8/28Cin9:35 PT10:35 MT11:35 CT12:35 ET12:35 ET16:35 GMT0:35 9:35 MST11:35 EST12:05 VEN20:35 UAE11:35 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
8/22vs. BalW 4-1
8/21vs. SFL 3-5
8/20vs. SFL 3-8
8/19vs. SFW 2-1
8/18NYMW 4-1
8/17NYMW 2-1
8/16NYML 3-7
8/15NYML 2-3
8/14vs. MilL 2-6
8/13vs. MilW 4-2
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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
8/21E. JacksonStrained right lat (on 15-day DL)
8/9B. SchlitterRight shoulder inflammation (on 15-day DL)
7/31F. DoubrontStrained right calf (on 15-day DL)
7/26N. Ramirezoff 15-day DL
7/24E. JacksonLeft game - right hand cramps (day-to-day)
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Scoreboard

Fri, Aug 22
Final123 456 789 RHE
BaltimoreBal000000100151
Chi CubsChC00021010x490
  W: J. Arrieta (7-4)   L: K. Gausman (7-5)   S: H. Rondon (20)
  Bal HR: N. Cruz (34)
  ChC HR: J. Baez (6) L. Valbuena (12)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Starlin Castro125496531413111364.284
Anthony Rizzo126475801312112969.276
Luis Valbuena11736846902441242.245

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
John Baker101.0001001.000.00
Neil Ramirez11.500360330.2391.17
Kyle Hendricks51.83377048.2291.48
Kyuji Fujikawa00-5005.151.69
Pedro Strop24.333520248.2552.40
Jake Arrieta74.63620200124.11272.53
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