CINCINNATI – The Cubs are under no illusions as they prepare for the July 31 trade deadline: It’s the pitching, stupid.
In Game 3 of the 2005 World Series, Mark Buehrle thought he had the day off after pitching seven strong innings two days prior in Game 2.
But he didn't.
DETROIT – Whether or not this is some grand plan, or just the random nature of opportunities in this business, the Cubs have been developing hitters and buying pitchers, using their eyes and their
CSN's David Kaplan and Todd Hollandsworth preview the upcoming matchups against the Washington Nationals and Kansas City Royals in this week's Cubs Road Ahead, presented by Chicagolan