Jeff Samardzija


Will Jon Lester be this year’s Anibal Sanchez or Masahiro Tanaka 2.0?


A clubhouse wise guy noticed the blue T-shirt for sale at one of the souvenir stands near the players’ parking lot at Wrigley Field.


MILWAUKEE — The Oakland A’s were in free fall and Jeff Samardzija had just watched his seven shutout innings go to waste during a 2-1 loss to the White Sox.


At some point, Rick Renteria will have to run on a platform that’s more than Not Being Dale Sveum.


The Cubs need pitching and will have money to spend this winter. Justin Masterson is a Midwest guy who needs a place to hit the reset button on his career.