The Cubs announced Saturday that former catcher Henry Blanco is coming back to Wrigley Field as the quality-assurance coach on Joe Maddon's staff.
Anthony Rizzo likes what the future holds for the Cubs. And as they enter an important offseason, the question now becomes whether or not Jon Lester will be a part of that future.
Anthony Rizzo stopped by the Comcast SportsNet studios on Friday to talk his charity event, leadership, new skipper Joe Maddon and potential free agents coming to Chicago.

Team talk

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    After Wednesday's dugout confrontation with Aramis Ramirez, Carlos Silva has finally cooled down enough to tell his side of the story saying the pressure to compete for a spot in the Cubs rotation has gotten to him.
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    Thursday, March 3, 2011 9:59 p.m. With all the rumors swirling around that St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols could be Cubs bound in 2012, CSN's David Kaplan has already started planning for that possibility. Kaplan unveiled his personalized No....
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    Carlos Zambrano doesn't want to talk about Carlos Silva's dugout confrontation with Aramis Ramirez. Zambrano wants to talk about today. Zambrano threw three scoreless innings in the Cubs 8-7 loss to Rangers Thursday.
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    The Cubs held a closed-door team meeting on Thursday to address Wednesday's scuffle between Carlos Silva and Aramis Ramirez, as well as their lackluster defense so far this spring. Patrick Mooney has the full story.
  • 3y
    After lecturing Starlin Castro about his intensity in defensive and base-running drills earlier in the day, Cubs manager Mike Quade had to convey a sense of calm in response to a dugout skirmish between Carlos Silva and Aramis Ramirez
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    Cubs pitcher Carlos Silva was involved in a dugout confrontation with Aramis Ramirez after a six-run, three-error first inning in the Cubs' loss to the Milwaukee Brewers.
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    The 2010 San Francisco Giants built a championship team from pitching and defense. Despite nine errors in the first three Spring Training games, Mike Quade and the Cubs look at themselves and ask, "Why not us?"


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Team Schedule

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9/28MilW 5-2
9/27MilL 1-2
9/26MilW 6-4
9/24vs. StLW 3-1
9/23vs. StLW 4-3
9/22vs. StLL 0-8
9/21vs. LADL 5-8
9/20vs. LADW 8-7
9/19vs. LADL 5-14
9/18vs. LADL 4-8
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Injury Report

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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Sun, Sep 28
Final123 456 789 RHE
Chi Cubs200002001571
  W: J. Turner (6-11)   L: M. Fiers (6-5)   S: H. Rondon (29)
  ChC HR: A. Rizzo (32)
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Team Stats

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

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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