Rodon will start Saturday against the Reds.
Samardzija allowed two runs in seven innings while striking out seven.
The recent campaign to blame the White Sox’s bad start on manager Robin Ventura was addressed by GM Rick Hahn on Tuesday.
Lester rediscovered his command and efficiency in beating the Brewers.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred visited Wrigley Field on Friday.
Cubs starters are averaging fewer than six innings per outing.
Maddon says he still has a good relationship with the Rays organization.
The Cubs stole five bases in a win Tuesday against the Pirates and will continue to be aggressive.
The Cubs first baseman has many new admirers watching him grow as a budding star.
“I come from the land of big celebrations after wins,” Joe Maddon says. “I don’t want that ever to get old.”
Baez is currently in extended spring training after bereavement leave.
It’s always easier to begin a major league career starting on the road, something rookie Addison Russell learned firsthand last week.
It’s unlikely that an appeal will knock down their five-game suspensions.
Sale was in damage-control mode following Thursday’s donnybrook on and off the field with the Royals.
Five players were ejected after a seventh-inning brawl.
Here we go with the same old attendance issue at U.S Cellular Field, the one we broach every April and May.
Samardzija didn’t have his best stuff, but he still threw six scoreless innings.
With Detroit and Kansas City off to hot starts, Chicago must start hitting.
Rodon gave up two runs in his MLB debut as the White Sox fell to the Indians.
Eaton is hitting just .176 with a .236 on-base percentage early in the season.