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Could the Cubs land a big name, like James Shields?

Well. This, is starting to get exciting, isnt it?

The Cubs, still in the hunt for the playoffs, despite some questionable (and I do mean, to say that there have been questions) decisions by both manager, Jon Madden, and General manager Theo “Boy Wonder” Epstein; but, because of all the prospects that they have aqcuired by choosing to not win, making us all here in Chicago and CHicagoland, wait, they have a chance to, finally, add some Major League talent at the deadline; 582 more words

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Lester Pitches a Beauty For Cubs

Jon Lester makes me nervous. There’s no other way to put it. After getting off to a shaky start this season, Lester has settled into a nice groove lately. 396 more words

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Rockies Can't Rock Lester

The Rockies couldn’t rock Jon Lester as he steadily threw Ks all afternoon, and by the time Lester completed his work, 14 Rockies had struck out. 54 more words

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Jon Lester: Trading Deadline Anxiety Can Be Real

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — After dominating the Rockies and winning his sixth game of the season Wednesday afternoon, Cubs left-hander Jon Lester reflected on the anxiety and excitement that baseball players deal with this time of year. 372 more words

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Jon Lester Brilliant, Striking Out 14 As Cubs Top Rockies

CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester struck out 14, one shy of his career high and the most for a Cubs pitcher in more than a decade, leading Chicago over the Colorado Rockies, 3-2, on Wednesday. 460 more words

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Kap & Haugh 7/28/15 Chris Bosio: Arrieta turnaround all about comfort

In today’s third hour, Cubs pitching coach Chris Bosio joins us to discuss his staff. Bosio talks about Jake Arrieta’s dramatic turnaround in Chicago since coming from Baltimore, coach involvement with management’s trade talks, Jon Lester’s season and more! 9 more words

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