Imagine you're a 22-year-old kid with millions of dollars in your bank account and playing professional baseball in one of the biggest party neighborhoods in Chicago.
If you're not a Notre Dame fan, it's easy to forget that Jeff Samardzija was a record-setting wide receiver for the Irish before he became the ace of the Cubs'
Jeff Samardzija made it through an offseason that consisted of non-stop trade rumors and still wore a Cubs uniform on Opening Day.
The Cubs head into this upcoming week following a series loss to their NL Central rival St.
ST. LOUIS – Jeff Samardzija worked a broken NCAA system, using Notre Dame’s national platform and leveraging his two-sport skills to get a $10 million deal from the Cubs.