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Cubs Play Spoiler, Contreras is the Leader, Rendon Season Over, and Other Cubs Bullets

Cubs Play Spoiler, Contreras is the Leader, Rendon Season Over, and Other Cubs Bullets

Even in a season like this, even after a losing streak like that … the Cubs winning still has such an impact on my mood. It’s wildly unhealthy, but I enjoyed the ride last night! And Keegan Thompson’s start still has me buzzing. The Cubs really played the part of spoiler yesterday: The Cubs end …

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MLB trade deadline candidates: 10 players to watch and possible fits for Willson Contreras, Josh Bell, more

MLB trade deadline candidates: 10 players to watch and possible fits for Willson Contreras, Josh Bell, more

Major League Baseball’s trade deadline will fall later than normal this year, a result of the owner-imposed lockout causing the season to be delayed. Rather than passing on July 31, as is custom, this year’s deadline is set for Aug. 2 at 6 p.m. ET. That is, for those who hadn’t noticed, exactly two months …

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Contreras making case for more ABs: 'It's all about work'

Contreras making case for more ABs: ‘It’s all about work’

PHOENIX — Having too much of anything has usually been viewed as a good problem within the baseball world. But that doesn’t mean Braves manager Brian Snitker won’t feel some stress as he attempts to manage Ronald Acuña Jr.’s workload while attempting to give William Contreras as many plate appearances as possible, preferably while Acuña …

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Contreras' 100th HR a 1st-inning grand slam ... batting leadoff?!

Contreras’ 100th HR a 1st-inning grand slam … batting leadoff?!

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