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Cubs' WS win once in a lifetime moment (2:56)

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Cubs fan Ricky Rainey, who has a Wrigley marquee and a Harry Caray tattoo on his head, has added Ernie Banks

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.

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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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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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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.

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14hJesse Rogers

Cubs' big-money decisions start with Jake Arrieta

The downside of winning is deciding whom to pay and whom to let walk away. As Jake Arrieta's contract year arrives, Chicago's toughest choice looms.

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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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.

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18hBradford Doolittle

All of the Kyle Schwarber hype comes with a catch

The Cubs could be even more potent with Schwarber, but the champs need to find a spot for him in the lineup. That could mean putting him and his surgically repaired left knee behind the plate.

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The bar has been set

Per the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, the following are the eight highest 2017 over-under win totals across all MLB teams. Story

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Indians manager Terry Francona had high praise for Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer on Tuesday at Cactus League media day: "Theo got to do what he always wanted to do and maybe you could not do that in Boston. Where you take a step back, get a little younger...and once they did...it's hard to imagine them (Cubs) going away anytime soon."

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1dBen Fawkes

Vegas has Cubs at top in MLB with 95.5 wins

The Chicago Cubs have the highest projected regular-season win total at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook and also have the best odds to win the World Series at 7-2.

Ben Fawkes ESPN Staff Writer 

The Chicago Cubs (95.5) have the highest season win total at Westgate, which just released over/unders for all 30 MLB teams.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Rob Manfred: "A renovated Wrigley Field would be a great location for an all-star game." He would not get specific on a year.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch more of Miguel Montero discuss his dinner with Joe Maddon on Monday night.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Miguel Montero discuss his dinner meeting with Joe Maddon on Monday night.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Joe Maddon discuss asking him, and then going out to dinner with, catcher Miguel Montero Monday night.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs top prospect Eloy Jimenez take live BP. Righty Jake Buchanan is throwing to him.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cubs infielders work on turning double plays. As usual, Javier Baez is as quick as a cat.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

The Ferrari strength coach Tim Buss drove onto the field on Tuesday remains there as part of a larger message from Joe Maddon after the Cubs won the World Series: Stay humble.

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Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch the Cubs perform some sprinting drills.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs8083rd
Batting Average.25614th
On Base Percentage.3432nd
Slugging Percentage.42910th
Earned Run Average3.151st
Quality Starts100Tied-1st
WHIP1.111st
BAA.2121st

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