PHILADELPHIA – The Cubs will really need Jake Arrieta when they trade away 40 percent of their rotation again.
PHILADELPHIA – Jeff Samardzija is a homegrown player who’s not afraid of the big-market pressures. He has the 6-foot-5, 225-pound frame to carry 200 innings.
Ryne Sandberg spent six years slumming it in the minors ... for this?
Kodak, Tenn., may not be a household name for Chicagoans, but it holds a special place in the hearts of the Cubs' homegrown players.