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Cubs Talk Podcast: Is there change coming to baseball's diversity problem?Maddie Lee is joined by Doug Glanville, Laurence Holmes and Eugene McIntosh to discuss ways MLB and baseball need to address diversity issues and how they can benefit from it.

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Chicago Cubs' Jose Quintana has surgery after dishwashing accidentJuly 2 - Chicago Cubs left-handed pitcher Jose Quintana needed thumb surgery after suffering a laceration while washing dishes, the team announced Thursday.

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Strange injuries Cubs players have encountered in recent memoryIn light of José Quintana's thumb injury, here's a look back at some other strange Cubs injuries from recent years.

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Strange Cubs injuries of recent memoryIn light of José Quintana's thumb injury, here's a look back at some other strange Cubs injuries from recent years.

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Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy details his battle with COVID-19Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy spoke this week on his harrowing battle with COVID-19, which he says took a major toll, mentally and physically.

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Chicago Cubs invite players' families to be tested for COVID-19The Cubs have expanded their efforts to combat COVID-19 by offering testing to the families of players and other uniformed personnel.

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Theo Epstein: Cubs diversity committee has 'real authority' to make differenceThe Cubs have formed their diversity committee, one which president Theo Epstein believes has a great opportunity and authority to make substantial changes.

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Can the Royals surprise the Cardinals and Cubs and shake up the top of the NL Central?While no official schedule has been released just yet, it has been confirmed that teams will play roughly 40 games against division opponents, and the remaining 20 games will be against their geographic National League counterpart.

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With Jose Quintana down, who's up for Cubs? Alec Mills tops underwhelming list of candidatesJust in case the Cubs' long-term problems with developing homegrown pitching weren't obvious enough, now they're facing a start to a season with Yu Darvish, Kyle Hendricks, Jon Lester and...

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Sara's Diary, Day 112 without baseball: Prospects and racismA new look at data surrounding player performance, race and MLB promotion provides a disturbing look at how racism impacts who makes it to the majors.

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Cubs Fans Rank Among Most Loyal of MLB TeamsCubs fans who have waited 108 years to win a World series no doubt have a unique sense of loyalty to their favorite team and a new ranking from Forbes has the metrics to prove it.

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Theo Epstein: Cubs diversity committee has 'real authority' to make differenceThe Cubs have formed their diversity committee, one which president Theo Epstein believes has a great opportunity and authority to make substantial changes.

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Theo Epstein's openness on Quintana's injury and the cubs' pitching depthWhile Quintana begins to recover from his thumb injury, Theo Epstein expressed his thoughts and concerns for Quintana and the Cubs' starting pitching.

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The Cubs Want Street Dining in Front of Wrigley FieldThe Ricketts family wants the city to close Clark Street to help restaurants connected to Hotel Zachary.

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David Ross Preaching Adherence to Details of Daily Process, Doing Little Things RightThere was a different vibe around Cubs camp the first time around, with rookie manager David Ross changing the focus and motivating his players — many of them former teammates — to run through brick walls.

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Chicago Cubs: This year's outfield mix is about to make some noiseWhich Chicago Cubs are ready to take that next step toward consistent pro-ball and stand up and make their mark on the Cubs and MLB?

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Thursday 7/2, 3 p.m. CTThis is Game 88 of the 2020 season, Cubs vs. Brewers at Wrigley Field, the last of a four-game series.

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How Cubs are reconfiguring Wrigley Field to satisfy health, safety needsTheo Epstein explained how the Cubs are reconfiguring Wrigley Field to implement proper social distancing measures for Summer Camp.

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Why Cubs losing Jose Quintana to injury isn't exactly good news for White SoxTen percent of the White Sox games this season come against the Cubs. So the Cubs losing one of their starting pitchers to injury seems to be a break for the White Sox, right?

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How Cubs are reconfiguring Wrigley Field to satisfy health, safety needsTheo Epstein explained how the Cubs are reconfiguring Wrigley Field to implement proper social distancing measures for Summer Camp.

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Chicago Cubs pitcher Jose Quintana injured left thumbSaturday, while washing dishes, Quintana suffered a laceration that required 5 stitches. José Quintana had surgery on his left thumb Thursday.

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Why Cubs losing Jose Quintana to injury isn't exactly good news for White SoxTen percent of the White Sox games this season come against the Cubs. So the Cubs losing one of their starting pitchers to injury seems to be a break for the...

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Cubs' Quintana Cuts Thumb Washing Dishes, Undergoes SurgeryChicago Cubs left-hander Jose Quintana had surgery to repair nerve damage in his pitching thumb Thursday after he cut himself washing dishes and is out indefinitely.

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Why Jose Quintana's thumb injury is a gut punch to Cubs' bullpenEven before Summer Camp begins, Jose Quintana's freak injury creates a hole in the rotation, which could cause even more uncertainty for a bullpen full of new faces.

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Jose Quintana to miss start of Chicago Cubs seasonChicago Cubs left-hander Jose Quintana will start the season on the injured list after cutting his left thumb Saturday night that required surgery.

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Chicago Cubs need Nico Hoerner on their Opening Day rosterWith the Minor League season officially canceled will top prospect Nico Hoerner make the Chicago Cubs short-season roster?

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Jose Quintana injured while doing dishes, out at least 2 weeksJose Quintana arrived at camp with a non-baseball injury. Per a press release from the team, Quintana suffered a laceration on his left thumb while washing dishes at his home in Miami.

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Cubs' Jose Quintana out after slicing thumb while washing dishesThat's probably not the ideal way to start preparations for the Cubs' season.

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Jose Quintana underwent surgery for thumb lacerationCubs starter José Quintana cut his thumb washing dishes and required microscopic surgery. He will likely miss the beginning of the 2020 season.

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Jose Quintana Underwent Surgery to Repair Damaged Nerve in Left Thumb, Expected to Resume Throwing in 2 WeeksMan, 2020 needs to stop already. The Cubs just announced that José Quintana suffered a laceration on his left thumb last Saturday while washing dishes.

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Jose Quintana Undergoes Thumb SurgeryCubs left-hander Jose Quintana underwent surgery on his left thumb, the team announced today. According to the team's press release, Quintana suffered a laceration on his left thumb last week while washing dishes at home.

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Splashes of NormalcyBaseball is back, and we're here to talk about it. This episode is a big-picture look at MLB and Ivy Envy in 2020.

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Why Jose Quintana's thumb injury is a gut punch to Cubs' bullpenJust like that, a Cubs bullpen full of new faces and uncertainty is a man down before summer training camp even starts.

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The 19 greatest starts in Cubs history, No. 2: Jake Arrieta, August 30, 2015In his remarkable 2015 second-half run, he'd thrown a two-hit complete game vs. the White Sox, allowed the Braves three hits and no runs in seven innings with 10 strikeouts, and given the Pirates just two hits in a seven-inning outing at Wrigley to begin August.

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Cubs Update on Pitcher Jose Quintana After He Sliced His Thumb While Washing DishesChicago Cubs left-handed pitcher José Quintana underwent surgery Thursday after slicing his thumb while washing dishes at his Miami home last weekend....

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Cubs' Jose Quintana undergoes thumb surgery, likely to miss start of seasonThe left-hander hurt his thumb at home last weekend and underwent surgery Thursday that puts his status for this season in question.

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The Rundown: Baseball Camps Open Tomorrow, Hottovy Details COVID-19 Battle, Fowler Throws Shade at Chicago PizzaAmerica will celebrate Independence Day this weekend but like Memorial Day weekend, we'll celebrate without Major League Baseball.

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Ted Lilly and Kyle Hendricks Discuss Developing PitchesFormer Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly and current pitcher Kyle Hendricks have a conversation about the joys and challenges of being a pitcher.

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Chicago Cubs playing the long game with Brandon MorrowChicago Cubs reliever Brandon Morrow was left off the player pool for the start of summer camp.

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Chicago Cubs' Jose Quintana cuts thumb washing dishes, has surgeryChicago Cubs left-hander José Quintana had surgery to repair nerve damage in his pitching thumb Thursday after he cut himself washing dishes.

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Here are 10 surprising and unexpected 60-game stretches by hitters in Cubs historyIf a Cubs player gets off to a hot start this year, the results could look like this.

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Chicago Cubs: Getting to know: RHP Sam ThoresenI am all for finding pitching via the undrafted wire and seeing what you have if they are proven arms with tons of experience.

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Thursday 7/2, 3 p.m. CTThis is Game 88 of the 2020 season, Cubs vs. Brewers at Wrigley Field, the last of a four-game series.

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Jose Quintana will miss the start of the Chicago Cubs season after cutting his left thumb washing dishes at homeThe Chicago Cubs' starting pitching depth will be put to the test before Friday's first workout of summer training.

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Obstacles piling up David Ross' 1st year as Cubs managerDavid Ross' first year as Cubs manager already was loaded with expectations. Now he also must navigate challenges that have surfaced because of COVID-19, including how to keep players healthy in a 60-game season and how to celebrate without physical contact.

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Cub Tracks is fired upThe simCubs are up to two in a row now after handing the Brewers a defeat in which the starting pitcher had a two-RBI, one TOOTBLAN kinda day and Ian Happ and Willson Contreras mistreated the baseball.

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Doug Glanville on RacismDoug Glanville in 2008.Photo by Garrett Craig via Wikipedia. Doug Glanville penned a powerful piece on racism that was published on Monday in The Undefeated.

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2020 MLB Futures Odds: How many games will the Chicago Cubs win?Looking at 2020 MLB futures odds for how many games the Chicago Cubs will win in the 60-game MLB season.

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David Ross must deal with COVID-19 protocols and high expectations in his 1st year as Chicago Cubs manager: 'It's going be imperative that we create aThe Chicago Cubs felt extremely optimistic about the vibe at spring training under first-year manager David Ross.

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Chicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy recalls COVID-19 battle as White Sox, Cubs report for training at Wrigley Field, Guaranteed Rate FieldThe Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox reported to their ballparks Wednesday for the start of the 2020 Major League Baseball season.

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Growing Cubs Podcast: Pour One Out for Minor League BaseballWe come to you with an emergency episode, we just wish it was under better circumstances.

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Wrigley Field rooftops to be open for business for Cubs home games this seasonAccording to a WGN report, the City of Chicago approved the opening of the rooftops at 25% capacity.

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MLB: Chicago Cubs Pitching Coach Tommy Hottovy Recovering From COVID-19 And Kansas City Royals Launch A New "Fanbassador" ProgramAn emotional Chicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy is recovering from a severe case of COVID-19 that quarantined him for 30 days.

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What Kris Bryant brings to the leadoff spot for CubsDavid Ross said that Kris Bryant will leadoff and Anthony Rizzo will hit behind him.

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Cubs fan base named second most loyal in MLB, only trailing Red SoxCubs fans have remained devoted to the club, even while waiting 108 years for a championship.

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Should Chicago Cubs fans be optimistic about a Comcast deal? Your Marquee Sports Network questions answered.As MLB looks to pick up the pieces of its shattered season, we answer more questions about Marquee Sports Network, the Cubs TV station, and its relationship with Comcast.

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Cubs fan base named second most loyal in MLB, only trailing Red SoxCubs fans have remained devoted to the club, even while waiting 108 years for a championship.

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Cubs Pitching Coach Tommy Hottovy Gets Emotional As He Talks About Experience Of Having Had COVID-19Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy teared up when he announced he recently had COVID-19.

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Why MLB should fear Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy's bout with COVID-19Hottovy, 38, is a recent big-leaguer in athletic shape with no pre-existing conditions to suggest he would have had a severe reaction to the coronavirus.

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Cubs coach Tommy Hottovy hit hard — physically and emotionally — by coronavirus ordealHottovy shared details Wednesday of being isolated in a spare bedroom at home for 30 days.

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Chicago Cubs report to Wrigley FieldDavid Ross, Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward and many other Cubs players arrived at Wrigley on Wednesday.

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Chicago Cubs: Alec Mills could force his way into the starting rotationYoung right-hander Alec Mills could leave his mark on this years Cubs team, especially if he can force his way into the team's starting rotation.

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Why MLB should fear Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy's bout with COVID-19Hottovy, 38, is a recent big-leaguer in athletic shape with no pre-existing conditions to suggest he would have had a severe reaction to the coronavirus....

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Former Cub Dexter Fowler says St. Louis has best pizza, riles up Cubs fansFormer Cub Dexter Fowler says St. Louis has best pizza, riles up Cubs fans.

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Cubs Pitching Coach Says COVID-19 Quarantined Him for MonthAn emotional Chicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy is recovering from a severe case of COVID-19 that quarantined him for 30 days.

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Former Cub Dexter Fowler says St. Louis has best pizza, riles up Cubs fansDexter Fowler's take on pizza riled up Cubs fans on Wednesday.

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Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy details emotional fight against coronavirusCubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy, 38, was emotional in detailing his fight against the coronavirus.

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Wrigleyville rooftops can host fans for Cubs home gamesThe City of Chicago has approved the opening of Wrigleyville rooftops at 25 percent capacity for Cubs home games this season, WGN's Josh Frydman reported Wednesday.

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Sara's Diary, Day 111 without Baseball: Players return to Wrigley FieldA small crowd gathered on Waveland as players returned to the ballpark.

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Dexter Fowler Calls St. Louis Pizza 'Best on Earth,' Sending Cubs Fans Into Social Media FrenzyEven after signing with the St. Louis Cardinals after the 2016 season, outfielder Dexter Fowler still occupies a special place in the hearts of Chicago Cubs fans, but that loyalty could be tested after a social media post by the outfielder Wednesday.

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Interview with Matthew Aung, Cubs prep for 2020 "Summer Camp"On today's episode we welcome on Matthew Aung who is a former writer and reporter who took some time away from baseball while dealing with some serious health risks.

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Wednesday 7/1, 3 p.m. CTThe simCubs spotted the simBrewers a 3-0 lead Tuesday, but came back to tie and then went ahead to stay with a four-run seventh highlighted by homers from Nico Hoerner and Kris Bryant.

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New DH rule might be good for the Cubs' Kyle Schwarber, but it's not good for baseballMLB has taken advantage of the shortened season to introduce the designated hitter to the National League, which will finally join the American League in a science experiment gone terribly wrong.

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Report: Wrigley Rooftops Approved to Operate at 25% Capacity for Regular SeasonCubs president of business operations Crane Kenney told 670 The Score last week that the team was planning to host fans at Wrigley Field this season and vowed that the rooftops would be open for business.

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How Cubs' Tommy Hottovy kept his family safe while battling COVID-19Tommy Hottovy's COVID-19 symptoms were staggering: a fever that spiked at night and made it impossible to sleep, strength and weight loss, viral pneumonia that required breathing treatments.

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Should Cubs fans be optimistic about a Comcast deal? Your Marquee Sports Network questions answered.It has been months since we last answered questions about Marquee Sports Network, but Major League Baseball's effort to pick up the pieces of its shattered season - pandemic or no - makes the Chicago Cubs' new TV channel relevant once more.

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Wrigleyville rooftops open for Cubs home games in 2020, report saysThe City of Chicago has approved the opening of Wrigleyville rooftops at 25 percent capacity for Cubs home games this season, WGN's Josh Frydman reported Wednesday.

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Why MLB should schedule White Sox-Cubs to end 2020 seasonImagine the White Sox and Cubs battling for the playoffs in the final weekend.

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Chicago Cubs: Offense needs to fix inconsistencies to avoid a lost 2020The 2019 Cubs offense was known for inconsistencies and in a shortened season, this team can't afford ice cold stretches or else the season will end early.

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How Cubs' Tommy Hottovy kept his family safe while battling COVID-19Tommy Hottovy's COVID-19 symptoms were staggering: a fever that spiked at night and made it impossible to sleep, strength and weight loss, viral pneumonia...

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Why MLB should schedule White Sox-Cubs to end 2020 seasonImagine the White Sox and Cubs battling for the playoffs in the final weekend.

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Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy is recovering from COVID-19Think again. Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy, a healthy 38-year-old not long retired from being a professional athlete, had a severe case of COVID-19 recently, from which he isn't completely recovered.

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Chicago Cubs: Jason Heyward is a perfect role model in these trying timesChicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward's service to the community and dedication to improving himself and lifting others up make him a perfect role model.

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Cubs' pitching coach Tommy Hottovy talks about his COVID-19 battleChicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy was on the Mully and Haugh Show on 670 The Score in Chicago this morning and talked about his recent battle with COVID-19.

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The 19 greatest starts in Cubs history, No. 3: Jake Arrieta, September 16, 2014Returning home to Wrigley Field, they won the first game of a series against the Reds 1-0 on a walkoff homer by Anthony Rizzo, and the next night Jake Arrieta took the mound to face Cincinnati.

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Cubs Pitching Coach Tommy Hottovy 'Got Crushed' by COVID, Hopes His Experience Sets ExampleCubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy knew he had his work cut out for him when it came to guiding and motivating his pitching staff remotely over the course of baseball's shutdown.

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Chicago Cubs coach Tommy Hottovy provides chilling details of battling COVID-19Hottovy said that it's important to get baseball back. But he's looking at it through a bigger lens, too.

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'I got crushed': Chicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy details harrowing COVID-19 battleChicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy is 38 years old, not much older than many of the arms he will be overseeing as Major League Baseball attempts to play a 60-game season through the teeth of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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How Cubs' David Ross is preparing for a rookie managerial season like no otherThe Cubs hired Ross eight months ago. The interview process is even further in the past.

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Chicago Cubs and White Sox report for summer trainingMembers of the Cubs and White Sox report for summer training on July 1, 2020, in preparation for the upcoming 60-game season.

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Kris Bryant: New leadoff role for Chicago CubsSince manager David Ross named him the leadoff hitter in spring training, Kris Bryant has sought advice from teammates to master a role at which the Chicago Cubs failed miserably in 2019.

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The Rundown: Players Celebrating Baseball's Return, Former MVPs Lead Efforts to Rename Trophies, Happy Bobby Bonilla DayIt seems almost unfathomable to believe, but baseball is back, Cubs players are headed to Chicago and it looks like nobody is more excited than Kris Bryant.

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Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy recovering from severe COVID-19 infectionCubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy said he was hospitalized briefly after contracting the virus last month and still doesn't feel back to normal fitness or breathing levels.

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Some teams will have cutout fans at games this year. The Cubs should do the same.This is a cute and clever idea — and it could be a moneymaker. There, that ought to get the Cubs' attention.

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How Cubs' David Ross is preparing for a rookie managerial season like no otherThe Cubs hired Ross eight months ago. The interview process is even further in the past.

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Cubs Pitching Coach Tommy Hottovy Details COVID BoutPlayers and staff members are reporting today in order to re-launch the 2020 season. The first order of business will be coronavirus check-in testing.

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Chicago Cubs 2020 Summer Camp PreviewWhile divisional match-ups have always been important, especially with realignment and the unbalanced schedule many years ago, they are even more critical this year.

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Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy recovering from severe COVID-19 infectionThe pitching coach said he was hospitalized briefly after contracting the virus last month and still doesn't feel back to normal fitness or breathing...

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Cubs could feed off WrigleyvilleAs Illinois moved into the next phase of recovery in the battle against COVID-19 last weekend, bars around Wrigley were packed as the Cubs return to town.

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Wednesday 7/1, 3 p.m. CTThe simCubs spotted the simBrewers a 3-0 lead Tuesday, but came back to tie and then went ahead to stay with a four-run seventh highlighted by homers from Nico Hoerner and Kris Bryant.

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Cubs Talk Podcast: Issues MLB still has to address to start 2020 seasonDavid Kaplan and Cubs insider Gordon Wittenmyer discuss potential hurdles MLB could face this season and the different scenarios the league should be looking at.

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Chicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy shares his experience after testing positive for COVID-19: 'It's still raw'An emotional Tommy Hottovy shared his harrowing experience of coping with the coronavirus with the hope that his fellow Chicago Cubs members and families can learn from his ordeal.

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Outside The Confines: Happy Canada Day!Hello fine Cubbie friends, it's a glorious Wednesday, and I your resident Canadian am celebrating Canada Day up in the Great White North.

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Hoyer On Cubs' Roster PlanLike all of their competitors, the Cubs have just launched into a whole new world of roster management with the introduction of a 60-man player pool for the 2020 season.

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Baseball history unpacked, July 1Cubs, simCubs, and MLB news — This Old Cub, and other stories.

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Chicago Cubs Great Ron Santo's Tragic Death Was a Big Blow to the Baseball WorldRon Santo spent his entire professional career playing in Chicago, Illinois. The third baseman spent most of his MLB career playing for the Cubs and spent one season with the White Sox.

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Issues MLB still has to address to start the seasonAs the start to the season looms closer, there are still things to consider before the first pitch gets thrown.

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Coronavirus tracker: Sports figures who have tested positiveFC Dallas delegation under quarantine at Disney World resort after positive tests by six unidentified players ahead of MLS tournament, set to begin July 8.

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Chicago White Sox, Cubs report for training Wednesday; What you need to know about the 2020 seasonPoll finds 60% of Americans aren't ready to start dining out again, and it shows why restaurants being allowed to reopen won't prevent mass closures.

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Relax, Chicago Cubs fans: Kris Bryant isn't nervous about his leadoff roleWith millions of nervous fans watching worldwide, Kris Bryant calmly fielded Michael Martinez's grounder and threw to first base to secure the Chicago Cubs' 2016 World Series title and erase more than a century of misery.

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Cubs OF Jason Heyward Makes $100,000 Donation to University of Chicago MedicineChicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward has made a $100,000 donation to University of Chicago Medicine to help frontline workers who have experienced hardships while helping combat the spread of coronavirus.

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Should Chicago Cubs fans be optimistic about a Comcast deal? Your Marquee Sports Network questions answered.It has been months since we last answered questions about Marquee Sports Network, but Major League Baseball's effort to pick up the pieces of its shattered season - pandemic or no - makes the Chicago Cubs' new TV channel relevant once more.

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Cubs Talk Podcast: Issues MLB still has to address to start 2020 seasonDavid Kaplan and Cubs insider Gordon Wittenmyer discuss potential hurdles MLB could face this season and the different scenarios the league should be looking...

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Chicago Cubs Member Gives Back to His HometownDirector of Hitting for the Chicago Cubs and 1994 Robinson Alumni Justin Stone makes a large donation to his hometown ballpark.

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Chicago Cubs: David Ross feels like they should get a trophyNot for winning the World Series, but for managing the 60-game sprint.

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The Show Must Go OnHere we are again, a few months after life really shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic, and it would appear that baseball is on its way back: And funny enough, they even got themselves a sponsor: I actually don't know if that is funny or tacky, but I guess people still have to make money somehow.

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Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward donates $100K to COVID-19 effortsChicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward is donating $100,000 to University of Chicago Medicine through the Heyward Family Fund to help reduce hardships experienced by healthcare workers during the coronavirus pandemic and increase contact tracing efforts on the South Side.

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How the Oakland A's are getting creative with fans in the standsThe fun idea also raises money for local charities.

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David Ross is set in what he wants or his 2020 CubsGordon Wittenmyer joins Leila Rahimi and Ozzie Guillen on Baseball Night in Chicago as they discuss what David Ross will be like in his first year man.

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Chicago Cubs: History proves they can't afford slow startThe importance of a fast start during a 60-game season should not be lost on the Chicago Cubs, based on their history.

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Chicago Cubs: Yu Darvish is going to start-for nowThe Chicago Cubs' Yu Darvish was the biggest proponent on social media, but he's going to play.

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Minor League Baseball Season Officially CancelledUnlike the growing number of people who say or do something abhorrent and are subsequently ostracized online or in real life, no one wanted Minor League Baseball to be cancelled.

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KB's latest baby photo will make you feel warm and fuzzyKris Bryant is on his way to Chicago for spring training, and he posted an adorable photo with his son to show it.

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Cubs' Kris Bryant posts adorable photo with son to show he's headed to ChicagoKris Bryant is on his way to Chicago for spring training, and he posted an adorable photo with his son to show it.

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Why MiLB's future is uncertain after canceled seasonThe long-expected news came down on Tuesday, leading into a murky future for Minor League Baseball.

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Cubs' Jason Heyward donates $100K to UChicago for COVID-19 reliefCubs outfielder Jason Heyward is donating $100,000 through his Heyward Family Foundation to the University of Chicago in support of COVID-19 frontline workers.

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A Canceled MiLB Season Could Have Huge Ramifications for the Cubs as Soon as 2021Earlier this afternoon, I wrote about what the system affiliation might look like over at Cubs Insider, this post is about how a missed season could impact the big league club as soon as next year.

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Fran Spielman interviews Chicago Cubs play-by-play announcer Pat HughesThe Fran Spielman Show' takes a brief departure from politics to talk baseball.

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Chicago Cubs: Top 3 excuses that wonu2019t work in 60-gamesIn the Chicago Cubs upcoming short 60-game season; who will be the winners, who will be the losers, and what excuses should we expect to hear?

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Cubs Manager David Ross Has Simple Goal for 2020 SeasonThe Chicago Cubs are preparing for a shortened season under new manager David Ross, but just because things aren't quite normal in the world of baseball, nothing has changed for the skipper.

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Why the Cubs left 10 spots open on their summer camp rosterThe 10 open spots in the Cubs' player pool leave open the option to add more prospects.

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Sara's Diary, Day 110 without Baseball: Ian DesmondThe Rockies outfielder's reasons for not playing in 2020 are a must read.

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Cubs' Jason Heyward donates $100K to UChicago for COVID-19 reliefCubs outfielder Jason Heyward is donating $100,000 through his Heyward Family Foundation to the University of Chicago in support of COVID-19 frontline workers.

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Chicago Cubs' David Ross on Kyle Schwarber DHing: 'He's ready to do whatever I ask'But will DH-ing make Schwarber happy? As he said during spring training in 2018: "I'm a baseball player."

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Why the Cubs left 10 player-pool spots open in a season without minor leaguesThe 10 open spots in the Cubs' player pool leave open the option to add more prospects.

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Cubs' David Ross on Kyle Schwarber DHing: ‘He's ready to do whatever I ask'But will DHing make Schwarber happy? As he said during spring training in 2018, "I'm a baseball player."

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Cubs' Jason Heyward donates $100,000 to COVID-19 efforts at University of ChicagoHalf of the money will go toward contact tracing efforts on the city's South Side.

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Tuesday 6/30, 3 p.m. CTThe simCubs try to even up their series with the visitors from Milwaukee.

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Cubs Pitching Prospect Ethan Roberts Shows Off Increased Velocity, Eye-Popping Spin RatesAfter graduating from high school at 5-foot-8 and about 130 pounds, Ethan Roberts is used to people underestimating him.

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Cubs: Two staff members tested positive for COVID-19These were 'at home' tests, and not by the team. Players will follow.

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The affiliated minor-league season has been officially cancelledFirst, teams must unravel as much as they can from this season. There will undoubtedly be a flood of fans and advertisers calling and asking for refunds for tickets or deals they'd purchased for games that had merely been suspended and not officially canceled.

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Why Kyle Schwarber should NOT be the Cubs' designated hitterOzzie Guillen and Leila Rahimi discuss why Kyle Schwarber should not be the Cubs' designated hitter and why he belongs in left field.

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Closed Clubhouse, Zoom Interviews Among New Guidelines for Cubs Media CoverageThe Cubs released their annual media and credential information email Tuesday morning, just slightly later than would have been the case in a normal season.

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Field of Dreams: Sox could face Cubs or Cards if game happensThe Field of Dreams game is not yet canceled, but there are some pretty gigantic unknowns, such as who the White Sox would play now that the MLB schedule has been retooled.

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Cubs OF Jason Heyward Makes $100,000 Donation to University of Chicago MedicineChicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward has made a $100,000 donation to University of Chicago Medicine to help frontline workers who have experienced hardships while helping combat the spread of coronavirus.

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Chicago Cubs: Predicting the starting lineup we'll see on Opening DayWith baseball back for 2020, here's the latest projection for the Chicago Cubs lineup construction with the new DH for the National League.

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The 19 greatest starts in Cubs history, No. 4: Kerry Wood, May 25, 2001Kid K pitched many memorable games. You might have forgotten this one.

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Field of Dreams: White Sox could face Cubs or Cardinals if MLB plays gameThe Field of Dreams game is not yet canceled, but there are some pretty gigantic unknowns, such as who the White Sox would play now that the MLB schedule has...

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New Cubs Related Podcast: Cubs Second Round Pick Burl Carraway Talks Spin Rate, New SliderTopics: - Burl Carraway joins the episode to discuss his spin rate, technology, and excitement - Cubs summer camp rosters announced Subscribe to Cubs Related: A Chicago Cubs Podcast on.

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Celebrity Sightings — Chicago Cubs Manager David RossDavid Ross, Manager, Chicago Cubs David Ross, who begins his first season as the Manager of the Chicago Cubs on July 24, grew up in Tallahassee and has attended Florida State basketball games at the Donald L. Tucker Center for as long as he can remember.

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Chicago Cubs: DH isn't as helpful as fans think it is for themThe Chicago Cubs are in an interesting spot. Some people see the DH spot as something that helps them big time but it isn't as true as it once was.

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The Rundown: MiLB Season Likely Cancelled Today, Indy Ball Could Offer Outlet, Two Cubs Staffers Test Positive, Schwarber Not Sole DHAs Mike Canter convalesces for what we hope will be a brief period, I figured I'd take another run at The Rundown.

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Wrigleyville bars are packed. How is the city of Chicago going to keep people away from Wrigley?The ballpark is a magnet anyway... and starting Friday, ballplayers will be inside. This could cause all sorts of issues.

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Will Chicago Cubs' Return To Play Be Beginning Of End For Epstein?Barring a surprise change of plans, the return-to-play transition for Major League Baseball marks a new phase for the Theo Epstein era with the Cubs.

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Chicago Cubs: Latest Kris Bryant trade rumors aren't so badThe Chicago Cubs for months have been in a debate of whether or not to trade Kris Bryant.

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Tuesday 6/30, 3 p.m. CTThe simCubs try to even up their series with the visitors from Milwaukee.

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Cub Tracks is working on itCubs, simCubs, and MLB news.

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Cubs, David RossIt's all but impossible to ignore how sharply the challenges have increased just in the last week or two as COVID-19 has raged in record numbers of new...

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Chicago Cubs: Players and coaches undergo COVID-19 testingThe Chicago Cubs held COVID-19 for the players and coaches in the player parking lot - while more than 50 players need to be tested in the coming days.

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To DH or Not to DH… Who is the Question?Who's best to occupy this spot for the Cubs?

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Interview With New Cubs Pitcher Burl CarrawayTopics: - Burl Carraway joins the episode to discuss his spin rate, technology, and excitement - Cubs summer camp rosters announced.

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David Ross Doesn't Need a Haircut, Says He Came for Jewelry Even in Short SeasonThe inimitable John Lackey once quipped that he didn't come to Chicago for a haircut, he came for jewelry.

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Chicago Cubs: Iconic Aramis Ramirez walk-off still amazing 13 years laterIt has been 13 years since Aramis Ramirez hit the famous walkoff home run to propel the Chicago Cubs to a 6-5 victory.

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Cubs to stick with five-man rotation, Bryzzo atop of orderIn a season that promises unprecedented change and daily anxiety, Cubs players can take comfort in at least a few routines and roles up and down a veteran roster that will not change.

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Chicago Cubs: David Ross wants to win it all: "If they're passing out a trophy, I want it"The Chicago Cubs are trying to get back on the mountaintop after their epic World Series title in 2016.

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2 Chicago Cubs staffers test positive for COVID-19Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said the successful teams during MLB's 60-game season will need a high degree of responsibility and good fortune to avoid coronavirus outbreaks.

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The Son Ranto Show: Implemented BaseballMLB has implemented a Cubs season nine games shy of what would have been nice.

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David Ross: Cubs will use five-man rotation, Kris Bryant-Anthony Rizzo atop orderIn a season that promises unprecedented change and daily anxiety, Cubs players can take comfort in at least a few routines and roles up and down a veteran...

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Two Cubs staffers test positive for COVID-19You knew it would happen during this COVID-19 pandemic. Two Chicago Cubs staffers have tested positive for the coronavirus announced by Cubs general manager Jed.

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Some MLB Players Opt Out Of 2020 Season Due To COVID-19 Concerns; Cubs Prepare For Any Possible IssuesPlans are moving forward for Major League Baseball, with teams beginning practices this week - but we also have some players starting to opt out.

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Will we see Cubs players follow Mike Leake's lead and opt out of playing?After Arizona right-hander Mike Leake chose to opt out of the 2020 season due to risks associated with COVID-19, will we see any Cubs players do the same?

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COVID-19 results delay two Cubs staff members in joining campBoth Cubs staff members who tested positive are considered Tier 1 individuals, general manager Jed Hoyer said.

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Cubs expect to play 3 exhibition games — White Sox likely?The Cubs expect to play the fully allocated three exhibition games before next month's Opening Day, and the crosstown White Sox are a likely opponent.

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Obama, Clinton Rep the White Sox and Cubs as They 'Tip Their Caps' to Negro Leagues' CentennialA pair of former presidents are among the thousands "tipping their caps" to the Negro Leagues in celebration of their upcoming centennial, but Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are sitting on opposite sides of a very important rivalry.

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Two Cubs staff members test positive for COVID-19, are delayed in joining campTwo Cubs staff members tested positive for COVID-19 and are expected to miss the beginning of camp, Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer announced Monday.

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Cubs expect to play 3 exhibition gamesThe Cubs expect to play the fully allocated three exhibition games before next month's Opening Day, and the crosstown White Sox are a likely opponent.

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Will Chicago Cubs' Return To Play Be Beginning Of End For Theo Epstein?Barring a surprise change of plans, the return-to-play transition for Major League Baseball marks a new phase for the Theo Epstein era with the Cubs.

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Sara's Diary, Day 109 without baseball: $40 a weekBuried in the details of MLB's imposed 60-game season is the shockingly low compensation of top minor league prospects.

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Cubs GM Jed Hoyer: No players have opted out of 2020 season to dateThe news come shortly after several prominent big leaguers announced they will opt out of playing this season.

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Cubs manager David Ross: 'If they're passing out a trophy, I want it'Cubs manager David Ross doesn't care how long or short the 2020 season is. He wants to win.

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Report: Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Plans to Play amid COVID-19 'At This Point'Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo " is planning to play at this point" with regard to MLB 's shortened 2020 season, according to MLB Network's Jon Heyman...

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Cubs, Jon Lester face uncertainty in terms of his vesting option for 2021The shortened 60-game season will have a impact on vesting options for several players, including veteran Cubs hurler Jon Lester.

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Cubs GM Jed Hoyer: No players have opted out of 2020 season to dateThe news come shortly after several prominent big leaguers announced they will opt out of playing this season.

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Cubs' Yu Darvish plans to play as others in MLB opt out over COVID-19 concernsDarvish, the highest MLB player to express concerns before the league shut down spring training more than three months ago, will report this week to summertime spring training, a source close to Darvish said.

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Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Monday 6/29, 3 p.m. CTThe simCubs return home to begin a series with their closest competitor in the N.L. Central.

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Former President shows love for Chicago CubsFormer President Bill Clinton is apparently a Chicago Cubs fan. The 42nd president shared a short video on Monday discussing the importance of the Negro Leagues.

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Cubs announce 50-man roster, full roster expected Monday afternoonThe Cubs have released their incomplete roster of 50 players with another 10 expected to be added Monday afternoon, but the season is close to starting as players are expected to report to Wrigley Field by July 1st.

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Cubs' Yu Darvish plans to play as others in MLB opt out over COVID-19 concernsDarvish, the highest MLB player to express concerns before the league shut down spring training more than three months ago, will report this week to summertime...

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Former U.S. President shows allegiance to CubsNow the North Siders can claim a presidential fan of their own.

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Cubs Pipeline Alchemy: What qualifies as 'waves of depth'?The Cubs traded Jorge Soler because they had outfield depth. Teams need to do this multiple times before they truly have "waves" of depth Photo by Jonathan Daniel / Getty Images.

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President Bill Clinton wears Cubs hat in Tip Your Cap Negro Leagues videoNow the North Siders can claim a presidential fan of their own.

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Recap of Chicago Cubs Simulated 2020 World Series Season, Including Stats and Highlight VideoIf you were following along with our 2020 simulation season, you've figured out by now that we've stopped running daily recaps.

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Cubs announce 50 players for their Summer Camp rosterThe Cubs announced their 50-man Summer Camp roster on Sunday - leaving 10 spots for potential yet-to-be-decided additions to the mix this summer.

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Wrigley Field Will Be Closed To Fans — But Rooftops Will Be Open For BaseballWrigley Field's rooftop clubs will be a rare place to watch live baseball during this season.

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New Growing Cubs Podcast with South Bend Cubs Broadcaster Brendan KingThe guys get another Cubs minor league broadcaster on the podcast this week as Brendan King joins them to talk about his career and the players he has seen along the way.

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The 19 greatest starts in Cubs history, No. 5: Carlos Zambrano, September 14, 2008The stars aligned just right for Big Z on this night.

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Lefty Pitching Prospect Jordan Minch Goes Public with Story of Perceived Poor Treatment by CubsEvery professional baseball player grew up dreaming of the chance to play the game at the highest level, but the business of the sport offers most of them a rude awakening.

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MLB, MLBPA Still Discussing Vesting Options, Retention BonusesThe length of the season, prorated salaries and protocols for health and safety are finally all set in place, but Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association are still negotiating the manner in which contractual options, performance incentives / bonuses and escalator clauses will be handled, per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic.

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Chicago Cubs: Bryant, Rizzo batting 1-2 for the seasonIn case you didn't know, the Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo will hit 1-2 for the fast-paced 60-games.

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Chicago Cubs: Burl Carraway could be on fast trackThe Cubs have 10 spots open on the 60-man summer roster, and Burl Carraway and several other prospects could be added to the 11-player group assigned to train in South Bend, Ind.

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The Yankees and Nationals will open the 2020 MLB season… or maybe they won'tOne report says yes, but there are still a lot of details not ironed out.

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‘60 is better than no games': Baseball is back in Chicago, with the Cubs and White Sox reporting to training camp 2.0. But things will be far from nThe Chicago Cubs, White Sox and the rest of Major League Baseball will be reporting to training camp 2.0 on Wednesday, attempting to start the coronavirus-delayed season during a pandemic.

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The Rundown: Pandemic Will Challenge 2020 Reboot, Cubs Announce Summer Camp Roster, Bryzzo Will Kickstart OffenseSometimes we tend to ignore all the bad news so that we can keep our paths free of distractions or roadblocks.

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Outside The Confines: Pour one out for pitchers hittingThe universal DH is coming, and we're losing some fun potential moments.

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Baseball history unpacked, June 29Cubs, simCubs, and MLB news — Billy breaks a record, and other good times.

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What Can We Expect From Cubs, White Sox This Shortened Baseball Season?CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer asked Mark Gonzales, the Cubs beat writer for the Chicago Tribune, what kind of game shape the players are likely to be in.

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Spring Training 2020 FAQ: COVID-19, key dates, roster limits and moreOn Sunday, the Cubs announced their summer camp roster, a sign that Spring Training Round 2 is truly right around the corner.

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Cubs, MLB brace for positive COVID-19 tests as Summer Camp rosters submittedIt won't be shocking to see dozens of players test positive across the league as intake screening continues this week.

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Chicago Cubs announce 50-player summer camp rosterThe Cubs can add up to 10 players to the summer roster they announced Sunday night but have only one opening on their 40-man roster.

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Cubs: Discovering the fountain of youth in the summer of 1989The Chicago Cubs discovered some serious talent in rookies Jerome Walton and Dwight Smith in the summer of 1989 and it paid off in a major way.

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Cubs, MLB brace for positive COVID-19 tests as Summer Camp rosters submittedIt won't be shocking to see dozens of players test positive across the league as intake screening continues this week.

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Cubs announce roster for 'summer camp'There are a few surprises, but you expected that in this crazy year, right? One of the surprises...

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Cubs Name 50 Players to Summer Camp Roster, Carraway and Perez Among Notable ExclusionsAfter initial reports that they were going to wait until Monday to announce their roster assignments, the Cubs changed course and pushed the information out Sunday evening.

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Cubs Announce Initial 60-Man Player PoolToday marks the deadline for teams to submit to Major League Baseball their initial spring training player pools, which can comprise up to 60 players.

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Chicago Cubs' Jose Quintana and Tampa Bay Bucs' Tom Brady? Hey, no big dealOn a day when Cubs fans were eager for baseball news, specifically the unveiling of the team's initial player pool for 2020, they first got an Instagram photo of Quintana standing in the street with the superstar quarterback.

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Jose Quintana and Tom Brady? Hey, no big dealOn a day when Cubs fans were eager for baseball news, specifically the unveiling of the team's initial player pool for 2020, they first got an Instagram photo of Quintana standing in the street with the superstar quarterback.

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Chicago Cubs: Would a six-man rotation help or hurt the team?Would the Chicago Cubs using a sixth-man rotation create an advantage for them? Getting in your 'big guns' more often?

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Cubs Roster Announcement Reportedly Coming MondayThe 4pm ET Sunday deadline to finalize 60-man rosters came and went with no word from the Cubs or most other teams, for that matter.

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Sara's Diary, Day 108 without Baseball: PrideThe Cubs have a unique history with celebrating the LGBTQ community.

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Cubs announce 50-man pool of eligible players for 2020 seasonThe Cubs announced their 50-man player pool on Sunday, which makes up those eligible to play during the 2020 season.

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Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees simulated game, Sunday 6/28, 3 p.m. CTThis is Game 84 of the 2020 season, Cubs vs. Yankees at New York, the last of a three-game series.

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Chicago Cubs: With new extra inning rule, team needs to improve splitsThe Chicago Cubs will have to do better in certain situations this year with the new extra-inning rule with a runner on second.

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Cubs announce 50-man pool of eligible players for 2020 seasonThe Cubs announced their 50-man player pool on Sunday, which makes up those eligible to play during the 2020 season.

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Sports Celebrate Pride MonthIn honor of Pride Month, we here at She Writes Sports wanted to share some posts made by athletes, teams, and leagues speaking up on the matter.

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Cubs Rookie Skipper David Ross Facing a Unique SituationIn a season of change and uncertainty there are a number of questions facing Cubs rookie manager, David Ross.

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Using MLB's 'taxi squad' as a development tool is a really bad ideaThere are better ways to get players the development they need in this strange year.

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Cubs pitcher Jose Quintana and Tom Brady are apparently hanging in FloridaWhat's Cubs starter José Quintana up to these days? Just encountering sheer greatness down in Florida, by the looks of it.

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Cubs: Who's in, who's out as far as the transaction window?With a shortened season, who are some Chicago Cubs that we may see dealt during the transaction window.

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The 19 greatest starts in Cubs history, No. 6: Frank Castillo, September 25, 1995This was part of a great late-season run that fell just short.

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A few thoughts about 3 significant rule changes for MLB's 60-game 2020 seasonThere are a lot of things that are going to be different about the 2020 MLB season than anything we've seen before, from roster limits to trading deadlines to players not being allowed to spit.

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Chicago Cubs: Three players who'll benefit from spring training 2.0The Chicago Cubs and the three players the team is counting on to have successful 'first' impression in the second spring training The Chicago Cubs have a...

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Cub Tracks doubles its pleasureCubs, simCubs, and MLB news and notes.

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Chicago Cubs: Mark Grace's career with Chicago was impressiveThe Chicago Cubs have had some great players play for them and sometimes Mark Grace's career gets overlooked by fans of the team.

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Tyler Houston Recalls His Wild Ride With The 1998 Chicago CubsI am a writer on MLB and beach volleyball culture and trends.

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How the Iowa Cubs responded to a staffer's positive COVID-19 testThe good news first: The rest of the COVID-19 tests taken by the Iowa Cubs staff came back negative on Friday, after one staff member tested positive this week.

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How the Iowa Cubs responded when a staff member tested positive for COVID-19The good news first: The rest of the COVID-19 tests taken by the Iowa Cubs staff came back negative on Friday, after one staff member tested positive this week.

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Chicago Cubs: Three players under the most pressure in 2020Regardless of the length of the season or rule changes we'll see, there are three Chicago Cubs players who will face a ton of pressure to perform.

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Cubs' Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo to bat 1-2 in 2020It sure beats the heck out of the Cubs' leadoff slogan last season: "You stink, we sink."

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Cubs begin testing team for COVID-19 ahead of resumption of spring trainingThe Cubs have begun conducting COVID-19 testing ahead of the resumption of spring training.

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Chicago Cubs vs. New York Yankees simulated game, Saturday 6/27, 3 p.m. CTThe simCubs go for two in a row over the simYankees!

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Chicago Cubs: Someone needs to win the second base job right awayThe Cubs can't afford uncertainty when it comes to who will handle second base. In the shortened 2020 season, every game counts more than ever before.

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Cubs begin testing team for COVID-19 ahead of resumption of spring trainingThe Cubs have begun conducting COVID-19 testing ahead of the resumption of spring training.

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MLB Sets Safety Protocols for Credentialed Print MediaIt's not the most exciting topic and will have zero impact on Cubs Insider since we're not credentialed, but MLB's health and safety protocols for print media are at least mildly interesting nonetheless.

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SB Nation Reacts: Your thoughts on MLB's 2020 seasonYou don't really care for Rob Manfred's imposed season.

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Late Predictions for Cubs' 60-Man Roster Include Burl Carraway, Brennen DavisHave you ever had a really good idea, either an aha! moment or something you worked hard to develop, only to find that someone else had already done it better?

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The 19 greatest starts in Cubs history, No. 7: Lon Warneke, April 17, 1934The things you learn when diving deep into Chicago Cubs history... I had not once heard about this game before I put together this list, and it should absolutely get more recognition as one of the best-pitched games in franchise history.

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Cubs must answer these big questions heading into Spring Training 2.0Heading into Chicago Cubs Spring Training 2.0, there are a lot of questions regarding how the 30-man opening day roster will be constructed.

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Watch: Brennen Davis Hits Monster Dinger Against Fellow Top Prospect Cory AbbottIf I had written last month about the Cubs' reigning minor league player and pitcher of the year squaring off, it would have read like fanfic.

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Baseball Expanded GlanceAll Times EDT ___ ___ Chicago Cubs at N.Y. Yankees, ppd. Detroit at Baltimore, ppd.

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Some further thoughts about fans in the stands in Wrigley and other ballparks in 2020This isn't a good idea to begin with. But there's something else about this idea I wanted to mention.

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