After an off day on Monday, the Chicago Cubs will take the field against former teammate Alfonso Soriano and the New York Yankees Tuesday night.
Cubs’ starting pitcher appeared on the Dan Patrick Show and talked about the trade talk surrounding him and playing at Wrigley.
Around the league, Lance Lynn and the Cardinals snapped the Brewers nine game winning streak, the Reds-Pirates combined for 10 home runs, but play was suspended due to rain, the Padres agreed to an extension with second baseman Jedd Gyorko.
Chicago Tribune: Cubs’ Renteria stands by Jackson
Chicago Sun-Times: Former Cubs teammates are eager to say hi to Alfonso Soriano
Daily Herald: Closer by committee? Cubs ought to give it a shot
ESPN Chicago: Renteria’s sytle proving to be unpredictable
St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Lynn needs little help in halting Brewers
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Bud Selig doesn’t show hand in debate over Bradley Center replacement
Cincinnati Enquirer: Rain suspends Reds-Pirates game, will resume Tuesday
NBC Sports: The Padres and Jedd Gyorko agree to a multi-year deal