James Russell gave Jeff Samardzija the beer-and-a-cigarette sendoff on the Fourth of July in Washington.
Don’t let the long hair fool you. Sure, Jeff Samardzija likes listening to Led Zeppelin, cracking open a beer after the game and calling everyone “dude” or “man.”
WASHINGTON – What if Jake Arrieta had been ready Opening Day and pitching like this in April?
WASHINGTON — Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer lifted his fingers and used air quotes for all the positive developments/rationalizations/talking points used by fans, the media and his co-workers.
BOSTON – The Cubs didn’t come here to be tourists.