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Cubs' Roster Expansion Plan In September: Bullpen Help, Pinch-Runner, 3rd Catcher

(CBS) Locked in a tight NL Central race, the Cubs are looking forward to roster expansion come September.

As you’d expect, the Cubs’ plan includes adding bullpen help, a third catcher and likely a go-to pinch-hitter and pinch-runner. 358 more words

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Jed Hoyer: Cubs' Underachieving Mark Not A Reflection Of Job Joe Maddon Has Done

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — As you’d expect, Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer’s view on the club’s 61-55 record is that it’s an underachieving mark. 445 more words

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Around the Horn

I’m starting off this week’s Around the Horn with a question that’s been eating at me since the White Sox traded Jose Quintana to the Cubs… What does Jed Hoyer do?  513 more words

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Baffoe: What If The Cubs Are Actually Good?

By Tim Baffoe–

(CBS) One regular-season game definitely doesn’t make a season. The Cubs’ 16-4 crushing of the Diamondbacks on Tuesday night is probably more a product of Arizona pitching collectively having no stuff in one of those basebally happenings in which everything fall apart quickly and throughout the game. 870 more words

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Levine: Theo Epstein Vows To Restock Cubs' Farm System

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — Even after the Cubs won the World Series with one of the youngest lineups in the game last season, they maintained the goods in the farm system to make the moves to stay competitive at the highest level this year. 619 more words

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Cubs GM Jed Hoyer Has Respect For White Sox's Rebuild: 'Didn't Cut Any Corners'

(CBS) The Cubs embarked on an organizational rebuild in late 2011 when they hired president of baseball operations Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer. It culminated in a championship last season, five years after the process started. 477 more words

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Jed Hoyer: Cubs Trust Kyle Schwarber To Turn It Around Against Lefties, But It's Joe Maddon's Call On Matchups

(CBS) Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber has rediscovered a much better form since a stint at Triple-A Iowa to work on his game amid season-long struggles, responding by hitting .250 with a .940 OPS in July at the big league level. 367 more words

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