Cubs Get Good News On Morrow, StropIf Strop isn't available, the Cubs' closer options include Steve Cishek, Carl Edwards Jr., Brandon Kintzler and Brian Duensing.
Strop Joins Morrow On Sidelines As Maddon Ponders CloserThe Cubs said Strop is able to play catch but will not participate in game-related drills during the next week.
Cubs' Maddon Foresees 'Fluid' Situation For Bullpen"I think primarily the focus will be who's rested, who hasn't pitched a couple days in a row. And work it that way until Brandon becomes available. And when he becomes available, it's still not going to be an everyday kind of thing."
Cubs Place Closer Morrow On 10-Day DLThe Chicago Cubs have placed closer Brandon Morrow on the 10-day disabled list with right biceps inflammation.
Cubs Bullpen Has Them In Prime Position To Win World SeriesWith a lineup consisting of strong hitters from top-to-bottom, along with a solid starting rotation and one of the league's best bullpens, the Chicago Cubs are in prime position to make a yet another run at a World Series title.
Cubs To Use Brandon Morrow In Structured, 9th-Inning Closer's RoleWe don't see bullpen by committee," Theo Epstein says. "We think we've got a really good bullpen, and Morrow's the closer."
Report: Wade Davis Agrees To Terms With RockiesWith Davis off to Colorado, the Cubs could turn to Brandon Morrow as their closer.
Cubs Sign Pitcher Drew Smyly To 2-Year DealThe Cubs also made official their signing of reliever Brandon Morrow.
The Bernstein Brief: Now Go Get Brandon Morrow Some HelpWith Morrow turning 34 in July and having a history of injuries, the Cubs need more help to keep his workload light.
Levine: Cubs Address Big Need With Addition Of Brandon MorrowMorrow figures to serve as the Cubs' closer, assuming Wade Davis doesn't return.
Cubs Finalizing Deal With Brandon MorrowMorrow was dominant with a 2.06 ERA and 0.92 WHIP in 2017.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 3 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
White Sox Bats Go Silent Against Morrow, Blue Jays Win 4-0Brandon Morrow pitched a two-hitter for his third shutout of the season, and Jose Bautista and Rajai Davis homered Wednesday night as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 4-0.