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  1. Cubs' Wada leaves game with injury

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada left Friday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the fourth inning with a mild left calf strain, the club announced. Wada had just given up a run-scoring double to Jose Tabata allowing the...

    Blog | September 05, 2014
  2. Chicago Cubs release relief pitcher Jose Veras

    Jesse Rogers

    The Chicago Cubs released pitcher Jose Veras on Tuesday, the team announced.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  3. Cubs bullpen becoming a strength

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - As if on cue, the Chicago Cubs bullpen backed up the faith their bosses had placed in them when they designated for assignment veteran Jose Veras and his $4 million contract on Tuesday. The Cubs are committed to finding the next crop of rel...

    Blog | June 04, 2014
  4. Cubs' success in bullpen forces Veras out

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - For once, a professional sports team did what a fan would have done given the situation the Chicago Cubs faced with their bullpen. Instead of shuttling another young player back to the minor leagues, they decided to give embattled reliever ...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  5. Chicago Cubs designated Jose Veras for assignment; Welington Cast...

    Jesse Rogers

    The Cubs designated Opening Day closer Jose Veras for assignment and placed catcher Welington Castillo on the disabled list with a left rib cage injury, the club announced on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2014
  6. Veras back to where he was: struggling

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Just when you thought it might be all right to allow Chicago Cubs pitcher Jose Veras back on the mound in a high-leverage situation, the reliever self-destructed in a 4-2 loss to the New York Yankees in 13 innings on Wednesday. After t...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  7. Samardzija and 1.46 ERA let down, again

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- It's probably getting comical for anyone not associated with the Chicago Cubs or pitcher Jeff Samardzija. Once again, his teammates couldn't complete the deal after another great outing from their starter. And so the Cubs fell 4-2 in 13...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  8. Rapid Reaction: Yankees 4, Cubs 2 (13)

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Here's a quick look at the Chicago Cubs' 4-2 loss to the New York Yankees in 13 innings on Wednesday afternoon: How it happened: Jose Veras gave up two runs in the 13th inning as the winning run crossed after a wild pitch. Jeff Samardzi...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  9. Trade value soon to be a storyline

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- With nearly a quarter of the season complete, it's time to start thinking about who has potential trade value for the Chicago Cubs. The next quarter of the year will see an increase of scouts around the Cubs as contending teams look for ve...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  10. Bryant producing but staying patient

    Jesse Rogers

    ST. LOUIS -- A rainy night off for the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday was also a night off for the Double-A Tennessee Smokies as their game against the Jackson Generals in the Southern League was postponed as well. A rainout is about the only thing tha...

    Blog | May 15, 2014
  11. Jose Veras of Chicago Cubs activated from disabled list

    Jesse Rogers

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jose Veras has been activated from the disabled list while reliever Zac Rosscup will go on it with shoulder soreness, the team announced before its game with the St. Louis Cardinals was postponed due to rain Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2014
  12. As Veras rehabs, Cubs improvise at closer

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer is optimistic his team can develop a closer as the one they signed in the offseason, veteran Jose Veras, tries to find his game. "That's been a frustrating one, and I think kind of shows you the pe...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  13. Chicago Cubs place former closer Jose Veras on disabled list

    Jesse Rogers

    The Chicago Cubs placed former closer Jose Veras (left oblique strain) on the 15-day disabled list on Saturday and recalled right-handed pitcher Brian Schlitter.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2014
  14. Oblique issue shelves reliever Veras

    Jesse Rogers

    MILWAUKEE -- Chicago Cubs fans might not get the chance to complain about Jose Veras for the next couple of days -- the reliever has a sore left oblique and wasn't available with the Cubs set to begin a three-game series Friday against the first-plac...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  15. Veras not giving in to his struggles

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Maligned Chicago Cubs pitcher Jose Veras isn't going to give in to failure as he continues to try and find his stuff. He lost it somewhere between signing a one-year, $5.65 million deal and losing his closer's role earlier this month. But ...

    Blog | April 22, 2014
  16. Cubs' closer problems trickle down

    Jesse Rogers

    ST. LOUIS -- Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer called the pitching problems associated with the Cubs closing situation right now, "collateral damage." That's because with blown saves come extra-inning games which can tax a bullpen. Twice in t...

    Blog | April 12, 2014