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4/25 Morning Marquee: C.J. Edwards to have MRI, Pineda suspended 10 games


The Chicago Cubs are off to a 7-13 start, like last year, after a 5-2 loss to the Diamondbacks on Thursday afternoon.

Top pitching prospect C.J. Edwards is scheduled have an MRI on his right shoulder Friday morning. Edwards experienced tightness in his shoulder in a side session on Wednesday.

Around the league, Yankees’ starter Michael Pineda will be suspended 10 games for “foregin substance” aka pine tar and Class-A State College Spikes will wear ‘Fresh Prince’ jerseys.

Chicago Tribune: Cubs in the same losing rut as last season

Chicago Sun-Times: Cubs top pitching prospect C.J. Edwards to have MRI

Daily Herald: Hawks first, Cubs last on smartest spenders list

CSN Chicago: Cubs have no obvious solution for ‘organic’ closer situation

ESPN Chicago: Cubs created the Sosa ‘monster’

RedEye Chicago: Wrigley’s 100th birthday cake uneaten, disposed by Field Museum; Cubs ‘disappointed’

NBC Sports: Michael Pineda suspended 10 games for “foreign substance”

CBS Sports: Class-A State College Spikes to wear ‘Fresh Prince’ jerseys

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