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  1. Jorge Soler takes batting practice for first time since ankle injury

    Jun 20, 2015, 11:35 AM EDT

    PHOENIX, AZ - MAY 23:  Jorge Soler #68 of the Chicago Cubs follows through on a swing against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on May 23, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

    Jorge Soler has been sidelined since June 1 due to a left ankle sprain, but he’s getting closer to rejoining the Cubs.

  2. The Year Of The Call-Up

    Jun 15, 2015, 11:31 AM EDT

    Byron Buxton

    It’s a helluva time to be a prospect buff.

  3. Ankle injury sends Jorge Soler to the Cubs’ disabled list

    Jun 3, 2015, 4:26 PM EDT

    Jorge Soler

    Javier Baez or Arismendy Alcantara did not get call-ups to replace him.

  4. Jorge Soler will have MRI on injured ankle Wednesday

    Jun 2, 2015, 9:41 PM EDT

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    Cubs right fielder Jorge Soler is absent from the starting lineup Tuesday night against the Marlins because of an ankle injury that he suffered late Monday while running out a ball to first base.

  5. Stan Hack didn’t hack and other inappropriate baseball names

    Jun 2, 2015, 2:12 PM EDT

    Stan Hack

    Unless you cover soccer, it’s a slow news day. So let’s play a game.

  6. Video: Pirates lose in the 12th after Gregory Polanco stumbles in the outfield

    May 15, 2015, 7:36 PM EDT

    Andrew McCutchen, Gregory Polanco, Staring Marte

    Gregory Polanco did not look graceful on a misplay in right field, which let the Cubs walk off 11-10 winners on Friday afternoon.

  7. So, Jon Lester might have a problem with pickoff throws

    Apr 13, 2015, 10:30 PM EDT

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    Prior to tonight, new Cubs left-hander Jon Lester hadn’t made a pickoff throw to first base since April 30, 2013. Now we know why.

  8. Opening Night lineups: Cardinals vs. Cubs

    Apr 5, 2015, 3:08 PM EDT

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    The game will be broadcast on ESPN2. First pitch at Wrigley Field is scheduled for 8:05 p.m. ET.

  9. 2015 Preview: Chicago Cubs

    Mar 26, 2015, 9:10 PM EDT

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    Are they ready to contend?

  10. VIDEO: Cubs prospect Kris Bryant hits two more home runs

    Mar 12, 2015, 11:01 PM EDT

    Chicago Cubs photo day

    Dare I say that Bryant looks…ready?

  11. Cubs fans: Wait ’til next year? “Screw it, it’s our year.”

    Mar 11, 2015, 1:52 PM EDT

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    Cubs fans are optimistic. Not all of them cautiously so.

  12. Jorge Soler, Javier Baez, and Kris Bryant go back to back to back in Cactus League game

    Mar 10, 2015, 6:42 PM EDT

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    Soler and Bryant are both 23 years old and Baez is 22. It’s an exciting time to be a Cubs fan.

  13. Two points of spring training optimism, one point of spring training pessimism

    Mar 10, 2015, 5:35 PM EDT

    Kershaw

    In spring training, everything good is wonderful, everything bad is terrible.

  14. The Cubs have hired Manny Ramirez as a hitting consultant

    Feb 24, 2015, 11:33 AM EDT

    Manny Ramirez

    Last year’s experiment in which Ramirez was a player/coach for the Cubs’ Triple-A team was a success. Now it’s a real job.

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

    Dec 10, 2014, 8:29 AM EDT

    Epstein Hoyer

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

  16. Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada to hold a showcase

    Nov 2, 2014, 9:05 PM EDT

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    Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada will hold a showcase for representatives from all 30 MLB teams on November 12.

  17. Previewing tonight’s Fall Stars Game in the Arizona Fall League

    Nov 1, 2014, 5:34 PM EDT

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    The game, which will begin at 8 p.m. ET, will be shown on MLB Network and can be streamed live on MLB.com.

  18. Theo Epstein: “Our goal in 2015 is to win the National League Central”

    Oct 11, 2014, 7:26 PM EDT

    Theo Epstein

    Theo Epstein has his eyes on an NL Central title in 2015. It’s a realistic aspiration.

  19. Manny Ramirez, Cubs assistant hitting coach?

    Sep 30, 2014, 4:16 PM EDT

    Manny Ramirez

    It’s not as crazy as it may seem.

  20. Cubs officially announce signing of Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler

    Jun 30, 2012, 4:05 PM EDT

    Cubs logo

    We learned earlier this month that the Cubs agreed to sign Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler to a nine-year, $30 million contract. The deal was made official today, just two days before the new international spending cap goes into effect. According to CSNChicago.com, Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said this afternoon that Soler will occupy a…

  21. Cubs designate Randy Wells for assignment

    Jun 27, 2012, 12:42 PM EDT

    Randy Wells AP

    In a move which should come as no surprise, the Cubs announced this morning that they have designated Randy Wells for assignment. Wells failed to make it out of the fourth inning last night against the Mets. The 29-year-old right-hander gave up three runs and issued four walks, including one to opposing pitcher Dillon Gee,…

  22. Cuban outfielder Yasel Puig defects, goes to Mexico in search of free agency

    Jun 19, 2012, 1:18 PM EDT

    Cuba

    Already this year Yoenis Cespedes and Jorge Soler have landed $36 million and $30 million contracts after defecting from Cuba and another highly touted player is hoping to follow in their footsteps. Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reports that 21-year-old outfielder Yasel Puig defected from Cuba and “is in the process of establishing residency in Mexico.”…

  23. The Cubs have landed Jorge Soler

    Jun 11, 2012, 2:27 PM EDT

    Cuba

    Joel Sherman of the New York Post is reporting that the Cubs have signed Cuban defector Jorge Soler: I hear the #Cubs won out for Jorge Soler. #Yankees tried, but didn’t get him. — Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) June 11, 2012 Ken Rosenthal confirms. Jon Heyman reports that the deal is for nine years and $30…

  24. The Dodgers are out on Jorge Soler

    Jun 11, 2012, 12:31 PM EDT

    Cuba

    UPDATE: The Cubs got him. 12:31 PM: The Jorge Soler derby is entering the home stretch and one horse has dropped out: the Dodgers. Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports reports that L.A. is out of the bidding. That leaves the Cubs and Yankees as the front runners. Today Jon Heyman said the Blue Jays were “said”…

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