The Reds, Rose’s former team, will host the 2015 All-Star Game.
“You grow up and you want to be an All-Star,” Anthony Rizzo says.
Anthony Rizzo has “the heart to be a leader,” Cubs manager Rick Renteria said.
Luis Valbuen’a drove a pair home in the 12th inning as the Chicago avoided being swept.
Kyle Hendricks opposes Homer Bailey this afternoon at Great American Ballpark.
Dallas Beeler opposes Alfredo Simon tonight at Great American Ballpark.
He’ll fill in for Darwin Barney, who’s taking paternity leave.
Cincinnati scored three times in the opening frame, and Johnny Cueto handled it from there.
Travis Wood and Tsuyoshi Wada, who’s making his MLB debut, will pitch for the Cubs today.
Jay Bruce played first base for the first time since high school and committed an error that let in a run Monday night, but later homered to help the Cincinnati Reds rally for a 9-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of a five-game series.
Edwin Jackson opposes Mike Leake tonight at Great American Ballpark.
Matt Latos opposes Edwin Jackson tonight at Wrigley Field.
There’s no one quite like Billy Hamilton.
Jake Arrieta was perfect through six innings Tuesday before settling for a well-earned win.
Homer Bailey opposes Jake Arrieta tonight at Wrigley Field.
Boston, Washington, Baltimore and Toronto evaluated Jeff Samardzija on Monday evening.
Alfredo Simon opposes Jeff Samardzija tonight at Wrigley Field.
Carlos Marmol has agreed to a minor league deal with the Reds, Jon Heyman reports.
Acceleration, reactions times, throws, angles — it can all be assessed now.
Let’s work harder to see what’s happening before letting convenient narratives run wild.