PHILADELPHIA – The Cubs will really need Jake Arrieta when they trade away 40 percent of their rotation again.
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How much can a modest five-game winning streak really change the mindset of a team that has spent most of the year near the bottom of Major League Baseball in winning percentage?
For the last four weeks, the Cubs' bullpen has been the shining star on a team that has struggled to find consistency.
MILWAUKEE – Jason Hammel is a good dude who’s been getting different versions of the same question since spring training.
“Fire away,” Hammel said. “It’s not like it’s going to stop.”