Javier Baez called up by Cubs

Javier Baez called up by Cubs
August 4, 2014, 12:45 pm
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CSN Staff

Less than 24 hours after Starlin Castro said he'd like to see Javier Baez up in the big leagues, the Chicago Cubs' shortstop got his wish.

Rumors of Baez's call-up began Monday afternoon when the 21-year-old's brother sent out this tweet:

Cubs insider Patrick Mooney went on to confirm the report:

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