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Levine: Less-Heralded Members Of Cubs Bullpen Author Big-Time Performance

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — With a worn-out bullpen to consider and two primary setup men still on the disabled list, Cubs manager Joe Maddon received a big-time performances from unexpected contributors Thursday night. 457 more words

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Cubs Place Joe Smith On DL, Keep Trevor Cahill In Mix

(CBS) Right-hander Trevor Cahill’s stellar start Tuesday has earned him a spot with the Cubs, at least for the time being.

Needing to remove one player from its roster after carrying 26 men for Tuesday’s doubleheader, Chicago has placed righty reliever Joe Smith on the disabled list with a strained left hamstring. 123 more words

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So, About That Bullpen... 10 Things I Think

There are 51 games left to go and the bullpen is not settled. Then again, the Cubs have eight weeks to figure it out. If it seems like this has been a never ending process, you would be correct. 866 more words

By Todd Johnson

Cubs continue to load up 'pen by trading for Angels' Joe Smith

The Cubs have already added lefties Mike Montgomery and Aroldis Chapman to their bullpen this trading season, and now they’ve made it a third. It’s now Joe Smith, with the Angels getting a minor-league pitcher in return, the Cubs have announced. 178 more words

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Angels deal Santiago and Smith at deadline

By Chad Stewart

Seeking improvement to their league-worst farm system as well as their chance to contend sooner rather than later, the Angels made two moves at the non-waiver Trade Deadline. 600 more words

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Levine: Cubs Increase Bullpen To 9 Men

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — The wear and tear of the baseball season has dictated more bullpen depth for the Cubs, who recalled righty reliever Justin Grimm on Wednesday while placing starter Jason Hammel on the bereavement list. 322 more words

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When did Kevin Garnett play center for Minnesota?

I’m going to note right away that I loved Jonathan Tjarks’ article published two days ago about Kevin Garnett. Once in a while, I tweet that… 2,445 more words

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