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  1. Baez making history -- good and bad

    Jesse Rogers

    After yet another four-strikeout game Tuesday against the Cincinnati Reds, there must be some growing concern about Chicago Cubs rookie Javier Baez. Maybe not within the team, but definitely within a portion of the fan base that hasn't seen a player ...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  2. Grimm adds to control concerns

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The tightrope Chicago Cubs reliever Justin Grimm has been walking this season snapped beneath him, as he gave up the winning runs in the 12th inning of a 3-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. The right-hander said he wasn'...

    Blog | May 06, 2014
  3. Closer controversy for Cubs?

    AJ Mass

    Is there a closer controversy brewing for the Chicago Cubs? Although we're just one week into the 2014 season, there's already a growing concern that Jose Veras might not be the right pitcher to handle ninth-inning duties for the team. As Jesse Ro...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  4. Cardinals-Pirates Preview

    Cardinals-Pirates Preview

    Preview | April 04, 2014
  5. Zack Wheeler promotion to New York Mets close, two brothers have ...

    Adam Rubin

    Zack Wheeler is almost here, and his two brothers are big reasons why.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2013
  6. Cubs-Nationals Preview

    Cubs-Nationals Preview

    Preview | May 10, 2013
  7. Sveum has some concerns about job

    Jesse Rogers

    CINCINNATI -- Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum has at least a few concerns about his job after a 5-12 start in which his team has committed 17 errors in 17 games. "I'd be lying if (I said) you didn't think about yourself through some of this stuff ...

    Blog | April 22, 2013
  8. Garza rehab at Kane Co. canceled

    Jesse Rogers

    The weather in Chicago is even affecting rehabbing Chicago Cubs players as pitcher Matt Garza's start at Class-A Kane County on Friday has been canceled due to concerns about the field conditions. Instead, Garza will travel with the Cubs to Milwaukee...

    Blog | April 18, 2013
  9. Johan Santana's main concerns -- health, putting in full season f...

    Adam Rubin

    Left-hander Johan Santana watched the Mets deal Carlos Beltran at the trading deadline two years ago, when Beltran was in the final year of his contract and the team had faded from contention. Now that fate could be awaiting Santana this summer.

    Story | Conversation | February 12, 2013
  10. Potential SS logjam doesn't concern Theo

    What do you do when one of your franchise cornerstones is a 22-year-old shortstop and your top prospect plays the same position? Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein doesn't see a dilemma in potentially having to find a way to have two-time All-Sta...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  11. Jed Hoyer: Cubs looking to add arms

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Pitching will remain the primary concern of the Chicago Cubs heading into the winter meetings next week in Nashville, according to general manager Jed Hoyer. "We still look at it as an area of need," Hoyer said in a conference call with...

    Blog | November 30, 2012
  12. Chicago Cubs' focus remains pitching during upcoming winter meeti...

    Jesse Rogers

    The Cubs' focus will be on pitching during the upcoming winter meetings.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2012
  13. Yankees' concerns begin with Sabathia

    Buster Olney

    There is a significant difference between being a front-line pitcher and being the ace of a staff, as longtime Oriole Mike Flanagan once explained. There is an extra accountability factor because an ace embraces the responsibility of leading a rotati...

    Blog | September 04, 2012
  14. The Yankees need CC Sabathia to pitch like an ace as their AL Eas...

    Buster Olney

    CC Sabathia has been an ace for more than a decade, and he still fills that role for the Yankees. But, as Buster Olney writes, there is still some concern about Sabathia's elbow and whether he's healthy enough to beat other aces down the stretch.

    Blog | Conversation | September 04, 2012
  15. Cubs-Reds Preview

    Cubs-Reds Preview

    Preview | August 18, 2012
  16. Could Yankees go after Garza?

    Andrew Marchand

    To me the biggest concern for the Yankees is their starting pitching. After CC Sabathia, do you really have a lot of faith in any of the Yankees' other starters? I don't, except for maybe Andy Pettitte, if he can stay healthy. So with the Cubs awf...

    Blog | June 02, 2012