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With Jake Arrieta on the mound, the Chicago Cubs would appear to have a strong chance at winning two straight road series for the first time in almost a year.
Jason Hammel knew his tenure with the rebuilding Chicago Cubs could be brief after signing a one-year contract in the offseason.
After going nearly a year without sweeping anybody, the Chicago Cubs are on the verge of posting their second in a row.
A lack of run support has plagued Jeff Samardzija, but he certainly won’t blame the offense for anything if this outing is like his last one.
The Miami Marlins made their first visit of the season to Wrigley Field on Friday for a late-afternoon ballgame with the Chicago Cubs. In a game that was dominated by pitching for the majority of the day, the Cubs defeated the Miami 5-3 thanks to a 2-run homerun by Anthony Rizzo in the bottom of the 13th.
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The Chicago Cubs’ Travis Wood has pitched well so far this season but hasn’t been given much support.
Down the line, Anthony Rizzo has the potential to be one of the best offensive players in the league.