The Cubs made a minor move before Saturday’s game against the Cardinals, claiming outfielder Cole Gillespie off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.
The Cubs guaranteed Scott Baker $5.5 million after he didn’t throw a single pitch for the Minnesota Twins in 2012.
The Cubs believe improved pitching depth will help prevent the on-field product from turning into Triple-A Iowa East.
Life after Matt Garza is going to be boring. Who else would walk through a Cubs-White Sox game as if it was spring training?