Fred Huebner (ESPN1000 Chicago), Kevin Fishbain (Chicago Bears writer) and Jason Goch (SB Nation) join Kap on the panel to talk about the Jose Quintana trade.
They look at the trade from the perspective of both Chicago teams. How much better does Quintana make the Cubs? Do they have more trades in them before the deadline?
Len Kasper joins live from Baltimore to talk about the trade and what's next for the Cubs.
Then the guys talk about the continued White Sox rebuild. How good is their farm system?
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Baseball players don't forget grudges. Javy Baez and Reds pitcher Amir Garrett gave an example of that on Saturday.
Garrett struck out Baez in the seventh inning of the first game of the Cubs-Reds doubleheader. Garrett showed some excitement with the strikeout and then said something to Baez. They both started jawing at each other and suddenly the benches cleared.
At first glance, it looked like Garrett was a bit too excited to get a strikeout with no one on base. Turns out Baez had his own bit of swag for Garrett last year (Friday was the one-year anniversary) in the form of a grand slam at Wrigley Field.
This time Garrett got Baez and wanted to even things up a bit.
Things didn't get too feisty despite the benches clearing, but Anthony Rizzo did rush to Baez's side at some speed. This could be a matchup to keep an eye out for in the future.
Siera Santos, Kelly Crull, and David DeJesus go into the audio archives to break down the biggest games for the Cubs in Cincinnati.
David DeJesus gives us his top 3 ballgames with such gems as The Schwarber Game, The Kris Bryant Game, Starlin Castro’s debut, and Jake Arrieta’s second no hitter.
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