Jeff Samardzija’s offseason prospects aren’t very good right now.
A free agent at the conclusion of this season, Samardzija was rocked in a third straight start on Friday afternoon.
It doesn't matter if the Cubs arrived a year early in the rebuild or not.
CINCINNATI — The Cubs have to take care of business against teams like the Cincinnati Reds, should-be sellers that can market 40 percent of their rotation (Johnny Cueto, Mike Leake), maybe even 10
ATLANTA — A solid bullpen stocked with veteran depth has allowed the Cubs to practice some risk aversion with right-hander Kyle Hendricks.
ATLANTA — While other playoff contenders scramble to acquire relief pitching before the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline, the Cubs are on track to add a reinforcement to their bullpen by as