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  1. Baker wins job; Olt should be next

    Jesse Rogers

    MESA, Ariz. -- The Chicago Cubs named John Baker as the backup catcher and cleared two players from their 40-man roster by giving catcher George Kottaras his unconditional release and losing Donnie Murphy to the Texas Rangers in a waiver claim. Ko...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  2. Offseason questions: Who's the manager?

    Jesse Rogers

    With the conclusion of the World Series begins the official offseason for Major League Baseball, though the Chicago Cubs' winter started the day after their year ended with the firing of manager Dale Sveum. Undoubtedly, hiring his replacement is t...

    Blog | October 31, 2013
  3. Baker to make first start since 2011

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Scott Baker, who hasn't pitched in the major leagues since 2011, will make his season debut on Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers, the team announced on Friday. Read the entire story....

    Blog | September 06, 2013
  4. Sveum: Lake an outfielder for now

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Don't expect Chicago Cubs phenom Junior Lake back in the infield anytime soon except on a "need" basis, according to manager Dale Sveum. Lake played third base most of the time at Triple-A Iowa this year but with the recent additions o...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  5. Baker to begin rehab; wants to return

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Although he hasn't thrown a pitch for the Chicago Cubs and admitted he felt "disconnected" while rehabbing from Tommy John surgery in Arizona, pitcher Scott Baker wants to be a part of the organization's future. "There's no secret there...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  6. Cubs notes: Alfonso Soriano a pro

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- As his bat heats up, so will the trade rumors surrounding Chicago Cubs outfielder Alfonso Soriano. He hit two more home run on Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Angels, giving him eight over his last 44 at-bats and 15 for the year. ...

    Blog | July 09, 2013
  7. Dusty Baker puts onus on Matt Garza

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker says the ball is in Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza's hands in regards to the mini-feud that started between the two teams last month. "We're just going to play ball," Baker said before Monday's game ...

    Blog | June 10, 2013
  8. Dusty Baker says ball is in Matt Garza's hands concerning feud

    Jesse Rogers

    Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker says the ball is in Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza's hands in regards to the mini-feud that started between the two teams last month.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2013
  9. Tommy John more common, but still risky

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - When it rains it pours for the Chicago Cubs these days. The announcement that reliever Kyuji Fujikawa will have Tommy John surgery comes on the heels of prospect Arodys Vizcaino's news that he's had a set-back from his return for the same s...

    Blog | May 29, 2013
  10. Barney out Opening Day, DL possible

    Jesse Rogers

    PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- The Chicago Cubs have yet to decide if second baseman Darwin Barney will go on the disabled list with an injured knee, but he won't start in the season-opening game on Monday against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Barney hurt his left ...

    Blog | March 31, 2013
  11. Cubs season preview: Starting rotation

    Jesse Rogers

    The Chicago Cubs' starting rotation looked a lot better on the first day of spring training than on the last. Injuries to Matt Garza and Scott Baker have put major stress on the five who will begin the season starting games on the mound. Jeff Sama...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  12. Baker optimistic despite latest setback

    Jesse Rogers

    MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Scott Baker is taking a positive approach to his latest setback after being diagnosed with a muscular problem in his surgically repaired right elbow. "Knowing what we're dealing with helps me deal with it better...

    Blog | March 25, 2013
  13. Garza injury toughest on Cubs

    Jesse Rogers

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Of the numerous spring training injuries the Chicago Cubs have suffered this year there's one that bothers manager Dale Sveum more than the others. "The one disappointment was (Matt) Garza," Sveum said Sunday before his team pla...

    Blog | March 24, 2013
  14. Scott Baker shut down a month

    Jesse Rogers

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Scott Baker won't pitch again for at least a month after doctors concluded he has a muscle strain in his arm as he attempts to return from the Tommy John surgery that caused him to miss all of last season. "...

    Blog | March 24, 2013
  15. Scott Baker of Chicago Cubs won't pitch for at least a month

    Jesse Rogers

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Scott Baker won't pitch again for at least a month after doctors concluded he has a muscle strain in his arm as he attempts to return from the Tommy John surgery that caused him to miss all of last season.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2013
  16. Cubs still looking for infield help

    Jesse Rogers

    MESA, Ariz. -- The Chicago Cubs are looking for infield help, but manager Dale Sveum says he and the front office are still discussing what their next move might be. Teams across baseball are cutting players heading into the final week of the spring,...

    Blog | March 23, 2013