Things aren't going the way they were supposed to go for the Cubs. After winning their first World Series in 108 years last fall, the Cubs returned the core of their team and were among the favorites to win the World Series this year. Talk of a dynasty even permeated the Windy City. But after getting
The ground rules for a conversation with Josh Fields are set right away. “No numbers,” the Dodgers reliever said Sunday. “We don't talk numbers.” Fields knows there is a huge discrepancy between the 9.72 earned-run average he had in nine spring-training games and the sparkling 0.84 ERA he has posted
Joey Lucchesi was back to his dominant ways Sunday afternoon. The 23-year-old left-hander tied a career-high with nine strikeouts over seven strong innings in high Single-A Lake Elsinore's 4-1 win over visiting Visalia. Lucchesi (4-2) scattered three hits, allowed only an unearned run and didn'