DES MOINES, Iowa – If all goes according to plan, the Cubs will have three different pitchers make their big-league debut within a span of two weeks.
In the wake of the Cubs-A's trade, Monday has been something of a reflection day around the baseball world.
The Cubs announced Sunday that Triple-A Iowa third baseman and Single-A Kane County pitcher Juan Paniagua have been named the organization's minor-league player and pitcher of the month for June.
The Cubs' blockbuster trade with the Oakland A's made quite the splash around the league over the holiday weekend, and Justin Verlander couldn't help but wonder if the A's had the Tigers in mind a
Jeff Samardzija has been "begging for this."