James Russell has the most appearances by a left-handed pitcher in Cubs franchise history.
But that doesn't matter now.
In September, nothing matters but winning.
The Cubs finalized their first wave of September call-ups on Tuesday, recalling infielder Javier Baez and Tsuyoshi Wada from Triple-A Iowa.
Outside of October, Jake Arrieta probably couldn’t have found a bigger and better stage than “Sunday Night Baseball” at Dodger Stadium to show the country he’s one of the game’s best pitchers.
It doesn't matter if the Cubs arrived a year early in the rebuild or not.
ATLANTA — While other playoff contenders scramble to acquire relief pitching before the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline, the Cubs are on track to add a reinforcement to their bullpen by as