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10 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

Junior Lake Hitting is Stride in AAA

Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Junior Lake, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jorge Soler

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Watkins among familiar faces on Cubs

Logan Watkins felt right at home at Wrigley Field, even though he was just called up from Triple-A Iowa.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Logan Watkins, Jorge Soler, Matt Szczur, Anthony Rizzo

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 19

Cubs starter Dallas Beeler pitched well but still got the loss. He went seven innings and allowed three runs on five hits.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dallas Beeler, Manny Ramirez, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Examiner.com

Iowa Cubs swept by Salt Lake Bees despite four-hit day by Junior Lake

The futility at home for the Iowa Cubs continued on Tuesday. Iowa closed out a miserable home stand with a 4-2 loss to the Salt Lake Bees before 7,107 fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Junior Lake, Baseball Players, Dallas Beeler, C.J Cron, Ryan Wheeler

Major League Baseball

If something's wrong with Wright, Mets can relax

All right, admit it: You hope David Wright is hurting. You'd rather that a couple of maladies be the underlying reasons for the underwhelming production of the Mets' third baseman this season rather than suppose that he is healthy and nonetheless producing at rates comparable to those of a third-base predecessor named Richie Hebner .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, David Wright, Jon Singleton, Carlos Delgado, Major League Baseball

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Kris Bryant injured in Iowa Cubs loss to Salt Lake

Saturday night was not the best of nights for the Iowa Cubs . Not only did the Cubs lose the game and with it, a share of first place, but all-everything prospect Kris Bryant left the game with an injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tony Campana, Baseball Players, Logan Watkins, Jorge Soler

Cubbies Crib

Chicago Cubs option Junior Lake to Triple-A Iowa

Jul 28, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs center fielder Junior Lake loses a double off the bat of Colorado Rockies right fielder Brandon Barnes in the lights during the fifth inning at Wrigley Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Junior Lake, Baseball Players, Brandon Barnes, Dan Straily

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Cubbies Crib

Down on the Farm: Kris Bryant hits 40th HR for walk-off win

Kris Bryant hit his 40th home run of the season with a man on in the 12th for a Iowa Cubs walk-off win in the Chicago Cubs minor league action Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Marcos Mateo, Dallas Beeler, Matt Szczur, Logan Watkins

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 14

Iowa won a magical game with a big hit by a magical player. The Smokies won on a walk-off as well.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brett Jackson, Baseball Players, Dallas Beeler, Marcos Mateo, Matt Szczur, Logan Watkins

Examiner.com

Bryant's walk-off gives Iowa win over Las Vegas in extra innings

Kris Bryant's 12th-inning, walk-off two-run home run, gave the Iowa Cubs a stunning 6-5 victory over the Las Vegas 51s on Thursday night at Principal Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Logan Watkins, Matt Szczur

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 13

Chris Rusin started and took the loss. He allowed five runs on six hits over seven innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Rusin, Baseball Players, Matt Szczur, Josh Vitters, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Crawfish Boxes

Minor League Recap: Games of August 11, 2014

Just as importantly for him, he's had 12 GB outs compared to five FB outs in those two games, key for his sinkerball approach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jonathan Villar, Jorge Soler, Josh Vitters, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Daily Herald

Renteria says give credit to Rays pitching

Despite his batters striking out 44 times in the three-game weekend series against Tampa Bay, Cubs manager Rick Renteria said Monday he felt the approaches were good.

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Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 10

Eric Jokisch picked up his ninth win after allowing only two runs on nine hits over 6.2 innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alberto Cabrera, Jorge Soler, Gerardo Concepcion, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Sun Aug 10, 2014

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma City RedHawks: Mike Olt continues to haunt OKC pitching, leads Iowa to 10-2 win

Mike Olt crushed a two-run homer to lead the Iowa Cubs to a 10-2 win over the RedHawks on Sunday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Max Stassi, Asher Wojciechowski

The News Tribune

Cubs claim RHP Ramirez to complete Garza trade

The Chicago Cubs claimed pitcher Neil Ramirez off waivers on Friday to complete a July 22 trade with the Texas Rangers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Neil Ramirez, Baseball Players, Matt Garza, Justin Grimm

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Minor League Wrap: August 9

The Iowa Cubs lost to the Oklahoma City RedHawks , 9-6 on a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the ninth.

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Related Topix: Sports, Blake Parker, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 8

It was a homecoming of sorts for starter Dallas Beeler , who pitched in his home state of Oklahoma for the first time as a professional.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dallas Beeler, Blake Parker, Jorge Soler, Josh Vitters, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Examiner.com

Soler's big night leads Iowa over Oklahoma City

Jorge Soler homered and drove in three runs while Dallas Beeler notched his 11th quality start of the season in the Iowa Cubs 8-5 victory over the Oklahoma City RedHawks on Friday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jorge Soler, Dallas Beeler, Logan Watkins

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Marlin Maniac

MLB Trade Rumors: Miami Marlins and Chicago Cubs Trade Possibilities For Jacob Turner

May 21, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs infielder Mike Olt drives in a run with a sacrifice fly against the New York Yankees during the fourth inning at Wrigley Field.

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