With the Cubs’ starting pitching in a bit of a rocky patch right now, the bullpen becomes all the more crucial.
Joe Maddon loves to tinker with his bullpen and avoid labeling relief pitchers with specific roles.
At the beginning of the year, Joe Maddon cautioned that with such a young Cubs team, not every win would look like oil paintings.
Jeff Samardzija’s offseason prospects aren’t very good right now.
A free agent at the conclusion of this season, Samardzija was rocked in a third straight start on Friday afternoon.
The Cubs are now 12-0 when Chris Coghlan hits in the No. 3 spot in the batting order.
How's that for a stat?