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  1. Working the Jason Heyward-Jorge Soler choice in the Cubs lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    If we're looking at everything through the prism of the playoffs, and we are, then Jorge Soler 's ability to do what he did in the bottom of the ninth Monday night in launching that game-tying bomb makes you wonder about possibly platooning Jason Heyward , $184 million contract or no. Both outfielders were in the starting lineup against Pirates rookie left-hander Steven Brault, but Addison Russell wasn't.

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  2. Zobrist not surprised by call for bunt in cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Chicago Cubs

    The Cubs had runners at first and second in the first inning on Saturday and had just taken a 1-0 lead against the Dodgers' Julio Urias on Anthony Rizzo 's RBI single. Cleanup batter Ben Zobrist was up, but, as Zobrist says, he's just one of many cleanup hitters in the Cubs' lineup.

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  3. There's no Sophomore Slump for These Young CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... was essentially lost. Really that, and any conclusions I drew weren't acknowledging the enigmatic nature of Jorge Soler. After doing little in the minors to impress anyone, he got called back up and went on a warpath, hitting over .400 and belting ...

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  4. Cubs' Jorge Soler in left field, Miguel Montero at catcher vs. DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Jorge Soler will start in left field while Miguel Montero gets a chance to lift his .197 batting average Friday night when the Cubs face the Los Angeles Dodgers on Beatles Night at Dodger Stadium. Dexter Fowler is 5-for-9 against Norris, but Anthony Rizzo is hitless in 10 career at-bats against Norris.

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  5. Cubs finish 3-game sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Journal Gazette

    ... 98-56. "That was really loud," Maddon said of Contreras' blast. "You knew that was a home run when he hit it." Jorge Soler and Addison Russell also drove in runs for the Cubs as they scored at least three runs for the 23rd consecutive game, second ...

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  6. Anthony Rizzo rests, Jorge Soler returns to Cubs lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... by hitting home runs in each of the first two games at Petco Park, will move to first base in place of Rizzo. Jorge Soler, who has missed the past three games after fouling a pitch off his leg Sunday at Colorado, will start in left field and bat ...

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  7. Zastryzny to get looks as setup for ChapmanRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Major League Baseball

    ... Maddon said. "Those guys are the thoroughbreds. If you don't have those fellows, you ain't doing nothing." Jorge Soler , who fouled a ball off his knee on Saturday, told Maddon he was ready to go on Monday. Soler is 1-for-9 so far on the Cubs' road ...

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  8. 'Personal awareness' helping Cubs' hittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Chicago Tribune

    ... with two out and runners in scoring position by eight points to .233. With the likes of rookies Addison Russell, Jorge Soler, Kyle Schwarber and Bryant playing their first major league season, the Cubs batted only .211 in those situations last ...

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  9. Joe Maddon says Jason Heyward has time to get hot before playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Chicago Tribune

    ... it. So I don't even think about the playoffs. I don't think about playoff rosters. I don't get ahead of myself." Jorge Soler has emerged as a strong option in right field in place of Heyward, and Matt Szczur has performed well in spot duty. Maddon's ...

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  10. Rockies' Jeff Hoffman unfazed by rough debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Purple Row

    ... has a big league mentality. Another is that he has big league stuff, too. The slider he threw to strike out Jorge Soler in the second inning was scary good. After falling behind 2-0 to Anthony Rizzo in the first inning, he threw him a changeup for a ...

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  11. Chicago Cubs: Could Soler force the issue and start in October?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Cubbies Crib

    Jorge Soler has been on a tear this month since returning from a hamstring injury, all while Jason Heyward has struggled at the plate. With that being said, could Soler take over the starting right field spot in the postseason for the Chicago Cubs? When looking back on what has occurred during the 2016 season so far, it isn't hard to conclude that Jason Heyward has had a rough going at the plate.

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  12. Rozner: Fowler presents nice dilemma for Cubs, EpsteinRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | Daily Herald

    ... If Fowler plays center next year with Heyward in right, that leaves left field available for Schwarber, Almora, Jorge Soler and Ben Zobrist, assuming Kris Bryant is at third and Javier Baez is at second -- where those two ought to be playing every ...

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  13. Maddon gives Heyward the weekend offRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Chicago Cubs

    ... the day after a day off. You get guys two days off." The main beneficiaries of the move appear to be outfielders Jorge Soler and Matt Szczur . Soler is 11-for-33 since the Cubs recalled him from Triple-A Iowa, and Szczur is hitting .395 in the ...

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  14. Cubs' Jason Heyward Out Of Starting Lineup For 2nd Straight GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | CBS Local

    ... outfielder Jason Heyward is absent from the Cubs' starting lineup for the second consecutive game Friday. Jorge Soler will start in right field while Matt Szczur gets the nod in left field as Chicago plays at Colorado. It's the first time Heyward ...

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  15. Trying to put the Cubs starters' magnificence into perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... don't forget, they're Arrieta and Lester. Jon Lester's sterling pitching and the continued power surge of Jorge Soler allowed the Cubs to move a step closer to locking up a postseason berth. Jon Lester's sterling pitching and the continued power ...

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  16. Cubs pound Nelson early, win easilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... five runs in the bottom of the first inning. He walked his first batter, hit his second and it only got worse. Jorge Soler launched a three run homer to put Milwaukee in a hole. David Ross added a solo shot in the third as Nelson lasted five innings ...

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  17. Nelson struggles early, Brewers fall againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | WIGM-AM Medford

    The Chicago Cubs scored five runs in the first inning and went on to knock off the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 at Wrigley Field on Wednesday night. Jorge Soler's three-run home run was the big blow off of Brewers starter Jimmy Nelson, who wound up losing his sixth straight game, falling to 6-13 on the season.

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  18. Struggling Brewers lose again to Cubs, 6-1.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Erie Times News

    Jorge Soler hit a three-run homer during a five-run first inning, Jon Lester pitched into the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat Milwaukee 6-1 on Wednesday night for their 17th win in 20 games. The Brewers trail the major league-best Cubs by 24 games in the NL Central and have lost five of their last six and eight of 11. Milwaukee has scored just twice in dropping the first three of the four-game series.

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  19. Chicago Cubs carried to 6-1 win over Brewers by Soler, LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Cubbies Crib

    The Chicago Cubs put up a five-spot in the first inning thanks to a three-run dinger from left fielder Jorge Soler . That's all the support Cubs lefty Jon Lester seemed to need, tossing 6 2/3 of three-hit ball while striking out seven Brewers batters to earn his 13th win of the season.

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  20. MLB: Dodgers gain more ground on GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Gonzalez lined a 3-1 fastball into the seats in right-center field for a three-run homer. Cubs 6, Brewers 1: Jorge Soler hit a three-run homer during a five-run first inning, Jon Lester pitched into the seventh, and Chicago earned its 17th victory ...

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