Cubs

Joe Maddon might not help Edwin Jackson finally unlock his potential, but the new Cubs manager isn’t writing off the $52 million pitcher, either.
What if James Shields wound up signing with the Cubs? Insider Patrick Mooney takes a look at how Theo Epstein and Co. almost landed the big-name starting pitcher alongside Jon Lester.
For all the analytics Cubs manager Joe Maddon relies on to help him with in-game decisions, he's making sure his hitters keep things simple at the plate and focus simply on hitting.

Team talk

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    Saturday, April 16, 2011 Posted: 8:53 p.m. Updated: 10:13 p.m. By Patrick Mooney CSNChicago.com DENVER No one talks to Carlos Marmol when he does his job. The media herd backed away after the Cubs closer finished dissecting his first blown save of the season. Marmol...
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    The Colorado Rockies have won eight straight games and are looking to claim the best start to a season in franchise history while the 6-7 Cubs have intentions of halting a six-game losing streak in Colorado.
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    The Cubs couldn't muster up any offense against Colorado's Jhoulys Chacin, falling 5-0. Matt Garza picked up the loss for the Cubs, allowing five runs in six innings. Aramis Ramirez was the lone bright spot with three hits.
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    Friday, April 15, 2011 Posted: 9:21 p.m. By Patrick Mooney CSNChicago.com DENVER Others in the organization have more power and make more money. But no one who works for the Cubs will talk to the media as much as Mike Quade, and its not even close. The manager understands...
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    Matt Garza is on the bound for the Cubs, looking for his first win of the 2011 campaign. The Cubs will try to slow down the red-hot Colorado Rockies, who have won their last six games in a row. Watch the game live now!
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    The Cubs visit Coors Field for a three-game series against the Rockies.
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    When the Cubs made their annual trip to Coors Field in 2010, it was the wackiest three days of the season. This year, amidst pitching and injury problems, there will be nowhere for the 6-6 team to hide in Colorado.

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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

Thu, Mar 5
Final123 456 789 RHE
Chi Cubs(ss)0400100106112
San Francisco00000125x881
  W: H. Strickland (1-0)   L: H. Cervenka (0-1)   S: E. Cordier (1)
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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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