The Major League Baseball trade deadline is a week away and as of Friday afternoon, the Cubs haven't made any moves just yet.
CINCINNATI – The future is now for Kyle Schwarber. It’s getting harder and harder to see him ever going back to Triple-A Iowa, how the Cubs could afford to take his bat out of the lineup.
CINCINNATI – The Cubs are under no illusions as they prepare for the July 31 trade deadline: It’s the pitching, stupid.
CINCINNATI — Kyle Schwarber shouldn’t have to be the savior for this offense, but the rookie carried the Cubs on Tuesday night with two huge swings at Great American Ball Park.
With the trade deadline just a few weeks away, the Cubs admit they have to address their starting pitching depth.