Jose Veras is already raising the stress levels for Cubs fans and forcing his manager to answers questions about the closer’s job.
CHICAGO (AP) Pedro Alvarez had two hits and two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame two home runs by Starlin Castro to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night.
The Cubs crossed their fingers and hoped Edwin Jackson would become part of The Core. But so many things at Clark and Addison don’t go according to The Plan.
It's not the most conventional way of doing things, but Justin Grimm is willing to take the Jeff Samardzija path to get what he wants.