Adam Eaton says he was criticized for running into wall for making catch
The Cubs entered Saturday’s game with the best home record in baseball and are now 23-10 at home against teams with winning records in the NL.
Hammel had a rocky start Saturday, giving up six runs in a 10-4 loss to the Cardinals. It was his fifth loss in his last seven outings.
With 10 players still out of camp because of the World Cup, opportunity abounds for prospects, role players.
Despite Artemi Panarin’s instant success last season, Stan Bowman expects new defenseman will take time to adjust.