Garza. Garza. Garza.
From Comcast SportsNet
- Once the Matt Garza trade hubbub is over, all eyes will turn to the future. That means the microscope focus really turns to Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo.
- GM Jed Hoyer is happy with the direction of the team.
- Kris Bryant won the biggest player of the year award for the college game.
- Junior Lake is a reason to watch the Cubs.
From Cubs Den
- For prospects, sabermetrics are important. But tools and makeup still matter, too.
- Here's a list of the top 5 in-season trades made by the Cubs.
- A number of Cubs are trying to ignore trade rumors and just play.
- Here's a photo gallery of prospect Albert Almora.
- (Video) Dale Sveum talks about Junior Lake's impressive debut.
- Matt Garza and the Cubs can't block out all the trade rumors. So they resort to "Finding Nemo."
From the Chicago Sun-Times
- All the close games and late inning losses look familiar to pitching coach Chris Bosio.
- Here's what the team needs to accomplish in the second half.
From the Daily Herald
- Dale Sveum is taking an optimistic view of the second half.
Today's food for thought