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  1. Video: Andrew McCutchen’s 1,000th career hit

    Apr 29, 2015, 11:24 PM EDT

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    Watch as Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen collects the 1,000th hit of his career on a sharply-struck infield single Wednesday night against Cubs reliever Edwin Jackson …

  2. Travis Wood wins final spot in Cubs’ rotation, Edwin Jackson heads to the bullpen

    Apr 3, 2015, 9:40 PM EDT

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    Travis Wood beat out Edwin Jackson for the final spot in the Cubs’ starting rotation.

  3. Google Maps made Edwin Jackson miss his start Tuesday and things went downhill from there

    Mar 25, 2015, 9:30 AM EDT

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    As if enough things haven’t already gone wrong for Edwin Jackson during his time with the Cubs.

  4. Cubs name Jon Lester as Opening Day starter

    Mar 2, 2015, 3:45 PM EDT

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    Lester joined the Cubs on a six-year, $155 million deal in December.

  5. Mike Schmidt wants to help Domonic Brown

    Feb 20, 2015, 11:35 PM EDT

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    Domonic Brown will have the attention and assistance of Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmdit during spring training with the Phillies.

  6. What the Jon Lester signing means for him, the Cubs and the Red Sox

    Dec 10, 2014, 8:29 AM EDT

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    The Cubs got better. The Red Sox’ job just got harder. Jon Lester got paid. Now what happens?

  7. Jon Lester goes to Cubs for $155 million over six years

    Dec 10, 2014, 1:34 AM EDT

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    Lester will try to bring the North Side its first World Series victory since 1908.

  8. Cubs demote Edwin Jackson to the bullpen

    Sep 23, 2014, 6:48 PM EDT

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    Chicago owes him $11 million in 2015 and $11 million in 2016.

  9. Cubs ready to make a big play for pitching

    Sep 22, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

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    The Cubs know they can’t just get by on change-of-scenery guys and sign-and-flip deals.

  10. Cubs will be in position to make a splash with Jon Lester

    Sep 10, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

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    Multiple industry sources say the Cubs are targeting Lester and will make a run at him this winter, trying to set a foundation piece in the rebuild at Clark and Addison.

  11. Report: The Braves and Cubs discussed a B.J. Upton, Edwin Jackson swap

    Aug 23, 2014, 7:50 PM EDT

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    Bob Nightengale reports that the Braves and Cubs nearly swapped beleaguered, expensive players in B.J. Upton and Edwin Jackson, but it never materialized.

  12. Jacob Turner taking Edwin Jackson’s spot in Cubs’ rotation

    Aug 23, 2014, 2:15 PM EDT

    Jacob Turner

    Jacob Turner will start on Wednesday, taking over Edwin Jackson’s spot in the Cubs’ starting rotation.

  13. Cubs place struggling Edwin Jackson on the disabled list

    Aug 21, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT

    Chicago Cubs v St. Louis Cardinals

    After signing a four-year, $52 million contract with the Cubs last offseason Edwin Jackson struggled last season and has now been a mess this year, giving him a combined 14-32 record and 5.47 ERA in 57 starts for Chicago.

  14. The Cubs are shopping Edwin Jackson. Good luck with that.

    Jul 25, 2014, 10:38 AM EDT

    Chicago Cubs v St. Louis Cardinals

    He’s a double threat: bad and expensive.

  15. 105-year-old woman to throw out the first pitch at a Padres game

    Jul 18, 2014, 10:40 AM EDT

    Bud Black is considering her to bat cleanup, too.

  16. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 5, 2014, 7:04 AM EDT

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    The Indians, A’s and Jays are surging. The Yankees, Rays and Braves are reeling. The Padres won a game despite getting only one hit. As Earl Weaver once said: Baseball: we do this every day, lady.

  17. Theo vs. Evil Empire: How the Cubs move on from the Tanaka fallout

    May 20, 2014, 12:16 PM EDT

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    The urban legend had Theo Epstein destroying a hotel room after he found out Jose Contreras decided on the New York Yankees.

  18. No no-hitter, but Yu Darvish continued to dominate on Friday

    May 9, 2014, 11:40 PM EDT

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    Yu Darvish once again fell one out shy of a no-hitter on Friday night. He doesn’t need one to prove he’s one of the very best pitchers in baseball.

  19. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 14, 2014, 5:00 AM EDT

    Andrelton Simmons

    The other owners will have to ratify the move at their next meeting, but as of yesterday it’s all but official: the Braves now own the Nationals. 

  20. Joe Blanton has retired from baseball

    Apr 13, 2014, 10:29 PM EDT

    Joe Blanton

    A former World Series winner has opted for retirement.

  21. 2014 Preview: Chicago Cubs

    Mar 11, 2014, 12:03 AM EDT

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    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The Chicago Cubs. The Big Question: Is the wait almost over? It has been 105 long years since the north…

  22. Edwin Jackson sidestepped game plan, threw all fastballs on Friday

    Mar 8, 2014, 6:15 PM EDT

    Chicago Cubs v St. Louis Cardinals

    Edwin Jackson gave up three runs on four hits in his start against the Indians on Friday, but that wasn’t the shocking part of what happened. Unbeknownst to manager Rick Renteria and pitching coach Chris Bosio, Jackson threw all fastballs in his outing — 50 of them. Via MLB.com’s Carrie Muskat: “I think maybe, as…

  23. Jake Arrieta expected to miss start of season after bout with shoulder soreness

    Feb 13, 2014, 8:41 PM EDT

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    Jake Arrieta was expected to compete for a rotation spot with the Cubs this spring, but it sounds like he’ll have to wait to get his opportunity. According to Patrick Mooney of CSNChicago.com, Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said today that Arrieta felt shoulder tightness over the winter and is not expected to be ready…

  24. Sounds like Bob Pollard’s no-hitter was of the Edwin Jackson variety

    Jan 30, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT

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    Yesterday I posted that news article from the late 70s about Guided By Voices leader Bob Pollard’s no-hitter when he played for Wright State University. It was news to me and baseball fans who only casually follow GBV (or don’t really follow much at all) but it’s something that was apparently well-known by serious GBV…

  25. Diamondbacks close to a deal with Daniel Hudson

    Dec 4, 2013, 11:19 AM EDT

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    They couldn’t agree to a contract before Monday night’s deadline, so the Diamondbacks non-tendered Daniel Hudson, but Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports that the two sides are close to hammering out a new deal for him to stick around. Hudson is recovering from a pair of Tommy John elbow surgeries and figures to…

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