By Associated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) Jason Hammel studied up on the Milwaukee Brewers. He passed a tough test Saturday.
SAN FRANCISCO — Except for Jeff Samardzija, the Cubs could be looking at an All-Star Game shutout.
SAN DIEGO — Travis Wood represented the Cubs at last year’s All-Star Game, but he still gets overshadowed in this rotation.
Jason Hammel said it felt like his hand "exploded" when he was hit with a batted ball Tuesday night against the Yankees.
When the trade deadline approaches and the Cubs are taking calls on starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel, expect the Yankees to be one of the teams on the other line.