Scott Baker made his pitch and got what he wanted. Now he has to execute on the mound.
LOS ANGELES – The Cubs are going to need Arodys Vizcaino if this really is a new golden age of pitching.
SAN FRANCISCO – The Cubs will be holding auditions during the final two months of the season. They want to see if Jake Arrieta can rediscover what once made him an elite prospect.
When the Cubs completed their long speculated trade of Matt Garza with the Texas Rangers it marked the single biggest move the organization has made since the arrival of front office executives Th
CINCINNATI – The Cubs didn’t sign Edwin Jackson with the idea that they would flip him, instead viewing him as a long-term asset that would mature along with a gradually improving team.