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Cubs purchase contract of reliever Manny Corpas

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Cubs purchase contract of reliever Manny Corpas

By Mark Strotman
CSNChicago.comThe Chicago Cubs have purchased the contract of relief pitcher Manny Corpas from Triple-A Iowa, reports Carrie Muskat of MLB.com. embedly_twitter_60113807background:url(http:a0.twimg.comimagesthemestheme13bg.gif) B2DFDA; padding:20px; embedly_twitter_60113807 pbackground:fff;padding:10px 12px 0px 12px;margin:0;min-height:48px;color:000;font-size:18px;line-height:22px;-moz-border-radius:5px;-webkit-border-radius:5px embedly_twitter_60113807 .embedly_tweet_contentbackground:fff;padding:10px 12px 10px 12px;margin:0;min-height:48px;color:000;font-size:18px !important;line-height:22px;-moz-border-radius:5px;-webkit-border-radius:5px embedly_twitter_60113807 p span.metadatadisplay:block;width:100;clear:both;margin-top:0px;height:40px; padding-bottom: 12px; embedly_twitter_60113807 p span.metadata span.authorline-height:15px;color:999;font-size:14px embedly_twitter_60113807 p span.metadata span.author aline-height:15px;font-size:20px;vertical-align:middle embedly_twitter_60113807 p span.metadata span.author imgfloat:left;margin:0 10px 0 0px;width:48px;height:48px embedly_twitter_60113807 p a color: 93A644; text-decoration:none; embedly_twitter_60113807 p a:hovertext-decoration:underline embedly_twitter_60113807 .embedly_timestampfont-size:13px;display:inline-block;margin-top: 5px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .components-above span.embedly_timestampfont-size:10px;margin-top: 1px;line-height:12px embedly_twitter_60113807 a color: 93A644; text-decoration:none; embedly_twitter_60113807 a:hovertext-decoration:underline embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-screen-name font-size: 14px; font-weight: bold; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-full-name padding-left: 4px; color: 999; font-size: 12px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actionsmargin-left: 10px;font-size:13px;display:inline-block;width:250px embedly_twitter_60113807 .components-above span.tweet-actionsfont-size:10px embedly_twitter_60113807 .controlsline-height:12px!important embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actions a margin-left:5px embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actions a bfont-weight:normal embedly_twitter_60113807 .components-above span.tweet-actions a bvertical-align:baseline;line-height:12px embedly_twitter_60113807 .components-above .tweet-textfont-size:13px;vertical-align:baseline embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-image float: left; width: 40px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-user-block-image float: left; width: 48px; height: 48px embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-row margin-left: 40px; margin-top: 3px;line-height: 17px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-user-block margin-left: -40px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .stream-item padding-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 12px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .simple-tweet-image img margin-top: 4px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .simple-tweet-content margin: 0 0 13px 0px; font-size: 14px; min-height:48px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .in-reply-to-border border-color: EBEBEB; border-style: solid; border-width: 1px 0 0; embedly_twitter_60113807 .in-reply-to-text margin-left: 4px; padding-left: 8px; padding-right: 10px; color: 999; font-size: 12px; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actions i background: transparent url(http:a2.twimg.coma1306889658phoeniximgsprite-icons.png) no-repeat;width:15px;height:15px;margin:0 4px -3px 3px;outline: none; text-indent:-99999px;vertical-align:baseline;display:inline-block;position:relative; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actions a.retweet-action i background-position:-192px 0; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actions a.reply-action i background-position:0 0; embedly_twitter_60113807 .tweet-actions a.favorite-action i background-position:-32px 0; @CarrieMuskat
Carrie Muskat Manny Corpas to join Cubs, Blake Parker going on 60 day DL with right elbow stress reaction
Jun 06 via web Favorite Retweet Reply The 29-year-old right hander last pitched in the majors in 2010, when he finished 3-5 with a 4.62 ERA for the Colorado Rockies.He underwent Tommy John surgery and missed the entire 2011 season, before signing a one-year contract with the Cubs in Decemeber.In 19 appearances with Iowa, Corpas is 0-2 with a 4.01 ERA in 33.2 innings. He has struck out 19 and walked nine batters.Corpas has pitched well of late, however, allowing just one earned run in his last five appearances, spanning 11 innings.Blake Parker was put on the 60-day disabled list with a stress reaction in his right elbow.

Bulls Talk Podcast: Getting to know the Bulls Outsiders team; bold predictions for this season

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Bulls Talk Podcast: Getting to know the Bulls Outsiders team; bold predictions for this season

On this edition of the Bulls Talk podcast, the Bulls Outsiders team of Matt Peck, David Watson, and John Sabine join Kevin Anderson to talk about the series premier of ‘Bulls Outsiders’ Thursday night. Hear about how the show came together and what they are hoping to bring to the Bulls fanbase this season. They’ll also share their bold predictions for the season including two potential end-of-season award winners from this roster.

Listen to the full podcast here or via the embedded player below:

Sports Talk Live Podcast: Is Crawford ready to go?

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Sports Talk Live Podcast: Is Crawford ready to go?

Jimmy Greenfield, Connor McKnight, and Matt Spiegel join Kap on the panel to discuss Corey Crawford back on the ice for the first time in 10 months. The Bears have good news when it comes to Khalil Mack, who injured his ankle against the Dolphins.

Plus, Fred Hoiberg announces that Jabari Parker is coming off the bench for the season opener.

Listen to the full episode here or via the embedded player below: