Maddie Lee

Staff Reporter, Cubs
Cubs starter Jameson Taillon was charged with one run through 7 ⅓ innings
Hoyer revealed Monday that the Cubs likely wouldn’t be focused on acquiring rental talent for second half.
Notes: Cody Bellinger hit on the field Tuesday, taking a step in his injury rehab.
The second game of a three-game series was put on hold with lightning in the area a storms forecasted.
The July 30 trade deadline is about a week away.
Notes: Manger Craig Counsell gave an injury update on outfielder Cody Bellinger.
‘‘Unless things change over the next week, we probably won’t do a lot of moves that only help us for this year,’’ Hoyer said.
The Tokyo Series could feature 2024 All-Stars Shohei Ohtani and Shota Imanaga.
The Cubs went into the break on a high note, but can they carry that momentum to the trade deadline?