The Cubs already had a reliever on their wish list for the July 31 trade deadline. The mystery surrounding Neil Ramirez could add to that sense of urgency.
The Cubs can’t keep giving away games like this.
The Cubs don’t have the same win-now window as the Kansas City Royals, or the high-end pitching prospect the Oakland A’s wanted for essentially two months of Ben Zobrist, an ideal fill-in-the-blan
Some Illinois natives and current members of the Chicago Fire were in attendance at Tuesday's Cubs game at Wrigley Field, and Eric Gehrig got a chance to throw out the first pitch.