Cubs

After being retrieved from Michigan after getting some work done while Wrigley Field is under construction, the Ernie Banks statue stood in the middle of Daley Plaza on Wednesday morning.
ESPN prospect Insider Keith Law heralds the Cubs as the No. 1 farm system in baseball, thanks to the surplus of impact hitting prospects.
The entire country continues to mourn the loss of Ernie Banks and celebrates the legacy of Mr. Cub with magazine covers, photos on the Senate floor and more.

Team talk

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    The eternally optimistic Mike Quade isn't counting himself out for the Cubs' managerial job next year. But, the Ricketts will be hiring a new GM soon, who may very well want his own manager on the top step.
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    Chicago Cubs starter Matt Garza has gone 2-0 with a 2.67 ERA in four starts and will take the mound as the Cubs wrap up a three-game set with the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday.
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    The upstart Rays are making a push for the AL Wild Card race, but have the second-to-last payroll in the MLB. Carlos Pena and Matt Garza played for the Rays last year and the Cubs want to mimic Tampa Bay.
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    Aramis Ramirez may very well have just played his last game at Wrigley Field. The veteran third baseman left Tuesday's game in the sixth inning with a quad strain and plans to test the free agent market this offseason.
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    With good financial backing and fanbase, the Cubs should have no problem contending in a weak division. But first, David Kaplan believes the team needs to mimic teams like the Yankees, Red Sox and Rays.
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    The Cubs will hold a movie night at Wrigley Field, showing 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' Oct. 1 at the stadium.
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    Relievers Jeff Samardjiza and James Russell were both big question marks heading into the 2011 season, but CSNChicago.com's Tony Andracki says the pair have impressed their bosses this year.

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Today's Poll

If the Cubs don't make the playoffs in 2015, it will be:

Team Schedule

Next Games
DateOppTime
3/5vs. Oak (p)12:05 PT1:05 MT2:05 CT3:05 ET15:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)2:05 CT
3/5SF (p)12:05 PT1:05 MT2:05 CT3:05 ET15:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)2:05 CT
3/6vs. Cin (p)12:05 PT1:05 MT2:05 CT3:05 ET15:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)2:05 CT
3/7Col (p)12:10 PT1:10 MT2:10 CT3:10 ET15:10 ET20:10 GMT4:10 1:10 MST3:10 EST3:40 VEN0:10 UAE (+1)2:10 CT
3/8vs. Tex (p)1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)2:05 CT
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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
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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Scoreboard

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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Starlin Castro134528581543311465.292
Anthony Rizzo140524891502813278.286
Luis Valbuena149478681193341651.249

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
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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