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?
Derek Jeter remembered taking a road trip to Wrigley Field after his last day of classes at Kalamazoo Central High School.
A 17-run offensive outburst doesn't happen every day.
When suburban Cubs fans heard Shawon Dunston's son was going to be playing for the Kane County Cougars, some may have dusted off their old "Shawon-O-Meter" signs.