The Latest from Levine-
- Rizzo will play everyday even against lefties.
- Campana will be a late-inning base running and defensive replacement for Sveum’s Cubs.
- No way Lake gets called up to Chicago this year and BJax will likely not see the Cubs until September.
- Sounds like Levine does not think Soriano should or will get traded.
- Lake is likely a third baseman or left fielder in the big leagues.
- Soler still not in the US.
- Garza should be moved for the best available package.
- Several teams are looking for an everyday catcher but injuries and lack of production are hurting him.
- Vitters still needs more work.
- The Cubs front office is not in a hurry to call up prospects.
- DeJesus will get most of the time in CF but the others could see more time in late innings and spot starts.
- Dempster trade value will not be affected by injury.
- Almora will sign with the Cubs for $3.25M on the deadline which is July 12th at midnight.
- The Mets are interested in Marmol.
- The Cubs will not trade Garza straight up for anyone. Cubs looking to get three outstanding prospects for Garza.
- The Cubs have signed 10 Cuban players.
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