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Bleed Cubbie Blue May 17, 2018
Cubs roster move: Randy Rosario recalled from Iowa, David Bote optioned

Cubs roster move: Randy Rosario recalled from Iowa, David Bote optioned

The Cubs have been using a lot of relievers, so here’s another one. The Cubs have two relievers (Steve Cishek, Brian Duensing) who have appeared in half (20) of the team’s 40 games, and two others (Carl Edwards Jr., 19, Pedro Strop, 18) who are close. Starters haven’t been going deep into games. So, another reliever has been added to the 25-man roster, beginning tonight: David Bote optioned, LHP Randy Rosario promoted from Triple-A Iowa— Mark Gonzales (@MDGonzales) May 17, 2018 Randy Rosario, who turns 24 tomorrow, pitched in two games for the Twins last year and trust me, you...
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Chicago Cubs vs. Chicago White Sox preview, Saturday 5/12, 1:20 CT

Chicago Cubs vs. Chicago White Sox preview, Saturday 5/12, 1:20 CT

The Cubs go for their fifth straight win. Sigh. Once again, you’ll need this today: Notes: The Cubs now have eight games with 10 or more runs scored. Last year, they had 18 for the entire season, and in 2016 had 10 such games. They’ve also scored 10+ runs three times in their last four games. Last time this happened to a Cubs team: April 15, 16 and 18, 2004 — and they lost the last one of those 11-10. The Cubs have won 10 of their last 12 home games. In that span, Cubs pitching has posted a 2.17 ERA and .184 batting average against. Brian Duensing has thrown 12 innings without...

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