Jeremy Jeffress

Jeremy Jeffress

#24P,
W
4
L
1
ERA
1.54
K
17
BB
12
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/205 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: South Boston, Virginia
College: None
Draft: 2006 1st round (16th pick) by the
  • Cubs historical sleuthing: Candlestick Park edition
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    Cubs historical sleuthing: Candlestick Park edition

    Getty Images supplies the following caption with this photo: Bill Buckner #22 of the Chicago Cubs steals second base beating the tag of Johnnie LeMaster #10 of the San Francisco Giants during an [sic] Major League Baseball game circa 1981 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. Buckner played for the Cubs from 1977-84. All right, we’ve got a starting point, at least.

  • The Cubs' offseason inaction is maddening
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    The Cubs' offseason inaction is maddening

    However, with the 40-man roster at 36, at some point, running that to full might be useful eventually. This was my mindset when I saw this MLBTR headline on Saturday about the Braves making a couple of waiver claims that could prove useful. You might not be familiar with corner outfielder Kyle Garlick or reliever Victor Arano.

  • Cubs Legend Fergie Jenkins Remembers Pitching Against Hank Aaron, 'The All-Time Home-Run Hitter In Baseball'
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    Cubs Legend Fergie Jenkins Remembers Pitching Against Hank Aaron, 'The All-Time Home-Run Hitter In Baseball'

    Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and former home run king Henry Louis “Hank” Aaron was remembered around the country and the world Saturday, a day after he passed away at the age of 86. Cubs legend Ferguson “Fergie” Jenkins pitched against Aaron for 11 years. He shared some memories about the true home run king with CBS 2’s Matt Zahn.