CHICAGO Teams

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Montgomery (home) and Rob Zastryzny (road) will start for the Cubs on Saturday in their split squad games. Jake Buchanan will start on Sunday with Brett Anderson going Monday.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Kyle Schwarber has a 1.178 postseason OPS. Only Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth (both at 1.214) have a higher postseason OPS among batters with at least 50 postseason plate appearances.

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Tyrod Taylor at QB for Bears in 2017?

The NFL's quarterback carousel is just starting to get going, but it's never too early to peer into our crystal ball. The Bears need offensive weapons -- a goal the multidimensional Taylor meets.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cy Young finalist Kyle Hendricks face World Series MVP Ben Zobrist in a BP session on Wednesday.

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Which team is the right fit for Cutler? (1:33)
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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs infielders work on accuracy as they attempt to hit a bucket on throws to home plate.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cubs are hosting kids from Children's Advocate Health Care in Chicago. They flew in yesterday and are taking in practice.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Sounds like the guy to make the last out in Game 7 will throw the first pitch of the new (exhibition) season. Mike Montgomery is scheduled to pitch Saturday one day before the Cubs play the Indians (again).

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Stephen A. blasts Cutler for lack of leadership (1:55)
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BBTN: Contentious Relationship Developing?

Buster Olney and Tim Kurkjian discuss the contentious relationship brewing between Rob Manfred and the MLBPA, Matt Wieters' deal in Washington and more. Plus, a conversation with Orioles closer Zach Britton, Maria Torres of the KC Star and the Marlins' reaction to Jose Fernandez's toxicology report.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

I've confirmed Tennessee wide receivers coach Zach Azzanni is leaving for the same position with the Chicago Bears. Rivals.com first reported the move. Azzanni had been one of two holdovers from Butch Jones' first staff at Tennessee.

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Bears ready to move on from Cutler (1:16)
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Cubs coach arrives to workout in Ferrari (0:25)