Of course, Anthony Rizzo is thinking about the All-Star Game.
MIAMI – Growing up in San Diego, Jason McLeod had Tony Gwynn posters on his wall and wore No. 19 as a tribute to his favorite player.
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.
After a six-game homestand where the Cubs won five of six games, the North Siders pack their bags for a 10-game road trip.
LOS ANGELES -- The White Sox defense is on pace to commit more errors than it made last season.
Even so, there have been few occasions where the mistakes added up to a loss.