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The Chicago Cubs and catcher David Ross have agreed to terms on a two-year, $5 million deal.
The Cubs made an interesting gamble by signing Jason Motte to a one-year deal. Now insider Patrick Mooney explains what the 32-year-old pitcher can bring to the North Side.
Jeff Samardzija's arrival on the South Side might not be a long-term deal, as the pitcher is adamant about testing free agency, but the former Cub does add a new zing to the Crosstown rivalry.

Team talk

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    Starlin Castro made three errors in one inning Monday night, the first Cub to do that in almost 15 years. Carlos Pena has hit just .169 with 22 strikeouts. But, manager Mike Quade still has faith in his guys.
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    The Cubs, who have stranded 12 baserunners during the last two games, sends James Russell to the mound as their series with the Rockies continues. The Cubs have won 11 of 13 vs. Colorado at home.
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    The Cubs, who have stranded 12 baserunners during the last two games, will send James Russell to the mound as their series with the Rockies continue. Before Monday, the Cubs had won 11 of 12 vs. Colorado.
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    Darwin Barney got the Cubs offense going with his first ML home run but Starlin Castro's three error second inning proved costly in the 5-3 loss to Colorado. Matt Garza gave up one run on three hits picking up the loss.
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    Monday, April 25, 2011 Posted: 9:55 p.m. Updated: 11:50 p.m. By Patrick Mooney CSNChicago.com The Cubs watch Starlin Castro and see their shortstop get to balls they havent touched in years. His range and instincts are supposed to be that good. And Castros offensive...
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    The Chicago Cubs have dropped three out of their last four home games and put Matt Garza on the mound in hopes of grabbing his first win as they take on the Rockies. Watch the game now on Comcast SportsNet!
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    Alfonso Soriano has had a strong start to the 2011 season. He appears to be comfortable at the plate and feels his knee is back to 100. But do you think his deal is too long?

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Today's Poll

Which Cubs call-up did you look the most forward to?
Mark Prior
35%
Kerry Wood
30%
Starlin Castro
5%
Javier Baez
30%

Team Schedule

Next Games
DateOppTime
3/5vs. Oak (p)TBA
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)TBA
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)TBA
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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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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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