Ian Happ gets hit in the eye, José Quintana is on the injured list and the Cubs are about to play their biggest rivals in a very important division-defining series.
David Kaplan and Cubs insider Gordon Wittenmyer discuss the Cubs’ injuries, preview the Cubs-Cardinals series and if the Cubs have enough to take a bigger lead in the division, and discuss the state of the Cubs for the next 3 seasons.
(1:30) - Can the Cubs overcome their injuries to finish the Cardinals?
(6:35) - Cardinals have injuries as well
(9:40) - Will the Cubs move a core player after the season is over?
(14:20) - How does having Marquee impact baseball moves in the next season?
(18:25) - Will Theo Epstein return to the Cubs after his contract is up?