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  1. The Cubs assign Kris Bryant and Addison Russell to the minors, option Javier Baez as well

    Mar 30, 2015, 1:07 PM EDT

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    Service time manipulation, the depth chart and hacktastic tendencies mean that the future is not quite here for three of the Cubs’ top prospects.

  2. 2015 Preview: Chicago Cubs

    Mar 26, 2015, 9:10 PM EDT

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    Are they ready to contend?

  3. 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.

  4. Starlin Castro’s agent thinks his client would be better off living year-round in the U.S.

    Dec 29, 2014, 9:41 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was cleared of any wrongdoing in a shooting at a nightclub in the Dominican Republic over the weekend, but he has now had two such incidents in the past month.

  5. UPDATE: Starlin Castro free after being questioned about shooting in Dominican Republic

    Dec 27, 2014, 4:40 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was reportedly detained for questioning by authorities in the Dominican Republic on Saturday in connection with a nightclub shooting that injured six people.

  6. Cubs aren’t making Starlin Castro available

    Dec 7, 2014, 6:25 PM EDT

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    Starlin Castro is staying put, according to the Cubs.

  7. Report: Cubs trying to acquire Jordan Zimmermann from Nationals

    Nov 11, 2014, 9:08 PM EDT

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    The Cubs could bolster their pitching staff without signing Max Scherzer or Jon Lester.

  8. Cubs shutting down prospect Addison Russell from Arizona Fall League

    Oct 23, 2014, 7:49 PM EDT

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    One of the game’s top shortstop prospects, Russell saw some time at second base in the Arizona Fall League.

  9. 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.

  10. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 10, 2014, 6:50 AM EDT

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    Yusmeiro Petit was a study in efficiency as the Giants solidified their hold on the top wild card slot in the National League and pulled to within two and a half of the Dodgers.

  11. Starlin Castro likely to miss the rest of the season

    Sep 3, 2014, 4:51 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro has been diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain, which carries an expected recovery timetable of at least our weeks. In other words: His season is over.

  12. Video: Anthony Rizzo slugs his 30th home run

    Aug 26, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT

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    Watch as Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo reaches 30 home runs for the first time in his young career with this moonshot to the right-center field seats at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park …

  13. Starlin Castro activated from the bereavement list

    Aug 26, 2014, 7:17 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro flew home to the Dominican Republic last Wednesday following the death of his cousin and three close friends in a car wreck. He is back in the Cubs’ lineup Tuesday, having been activated from the bereavement list.

  14. Starlin Castro excused from Cubs after death of cousin and three friends in car accident

    Aug 20, 2014, 9:59 PM EDT

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was a late scratch from Wednesday night’s game against the Giants because what was called a family emergency. Now the heartbreaking details are out …

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

    Aug 18, 2014, 5:30 AM EDT

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    An ump show in Detroit couldn’t stop the Mariners’ momentum.

  16. Starlin Castro hopes to stay with the Cubs

    Aug 16, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

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    When the Cubs acquired top prospect shortstop Addison Russell from the Athletics in the Jeff Samardzija/Jason Hammel deal, many assumed that it likely signified the beginning of the end for Starlin Castro in Chicago. But Castro hopes to stick around.

  17. It’s Baez-mania at Wrigley Field today

    Aug 8, 2014, 3:54 PM EDT

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    The Cubs’ young slugger makes his home debut

  18. Reports: Cubs claimed Cole Hamels off revocable waivers from the Phillies

    Aug 7, 2014, 11:41 PM EDT

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    The Cubs have reportedly claimed Cole Hamels off revocable waivers from the Phillies, but it’s unlikely that the two sides work out a trade.

  19. When will the Cubs call up Kris Bryant to join Javier Baez?

    Aug 6, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

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    Yes, Theo Epstein sees the light at the end of the tunnel, but that doesn’t mean the prospects are getting an E-Z Pass to the big leagues.

  20. The Cubs are calling up Javier Baez

    Aug 4, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

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    The future is finally here.

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

    Jul 24, 2014, 7:01 AM EDT

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    The Rays stay hot, the Yankees get an assist from Mother Nature and Mike Moustakas showed us how to jar a bar loose from the catcher’s mitt without breaking the home plate collision rules.

  22. Baseball is dying, you guys

    Jul 16, 2014, 11:33 AM EDT

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    This is so sad. It looked so healthy, too.

  23. Starlin Castro stays humble: “Nobody’s better than baseball”

    Jul 14, 2014, 4:16 PM EDT

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    Starlin Castro stands at his locker and takes the heat when things go wrong. He never asks for days off. He won’t let the money or the trade rumors change him.

  24. The 2014 All-Star rosters have been announced

    Jul 6, 2014, 7:51 PM EDT

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    Find out who’s on the roster for each league in the All-Star Game at Target Field in Minnesota on July 15.

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