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Carasiti Cubs Call-Up Coming?

The Cubs’ June 26 acquisition of right-handed reliever Matt Carasiti from the Colorado Rockies barely made any headlines. Picked up in exchange for lefty Zac Rosscup, a long-time Cubs depth arm who had been recently designated for assignment, Carasiti was not the impact bullpen arm the Cubs would soon acquire in Justin Wilson. But, though […]

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July 10, 2014 & The Cubs’ True Turn Toward Competitive Baseball

Let’s turn the clock back. Back before the Cubs were hte 2016 world champions. Back before their improbable 2015 run. Back to 2014. July 10, 2014, specifically. A day in which the 39-52, cellar-dwelling Chicago Cubs, riding a six-game losing streak took on the Cincinnati Reds. The July afternoon matinee at the Great American Ball […]