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Samardzija , Cubs hoping to slow down Cingrani, Reds
Jeff Samardzija heads to the mound Saturday for the Cubs as they try to slow down Reds rookie starter Tony Cingrani, who is 2-0 with a 1.50 ERA in the first four starts of his career.
Reds auction off Samardzija's bloody baseball
The Reds auctioned off a bloody baseball Jeff Samardzija used in Cincinnati while pitching with a cut on his finger and Friday's SportsTalk Live panel discussed the odd occurrence.
Cubs kick off series vs. Padres
Jeff Samardzija will take the mound as the Cubs kick off a four-game series tonight against the San Diego Padres. Catch all the action on Comcast SportsNet Plus beginning at 6:30.
Samardzija can't stop the bleeding for Cubs
Cubs ace Jeff Samardzija pitched like a No. 1 starter again Wednesday, but his offense was unable to get him run support in a 1-0 loss to the Cincinnati Reds.
Sveum calls out umpire, sticks up for Samardzija
After allowing four runs in the first inning, Jeff Samardzija settled down, but the Cubs couldn't complete the comeback as they fell to the Brewers, 5-4. David DeJesus and Luis Valbuena both homered for Chicago.
LIVE: Cubs at Brewers
Jeff Samardzija is on the mound as the Cubs begin a three-game series with the Brewers in Milwaukee. Follow pitch-by-pitch with In-Game Live.
Cubs: Jorge Soler has to handle his emotions
Samardzija , Sveum weigh in, as Cubs continue to invesitage Wednesday's unexpected outburst from outfielder Jorge Soler.
Everything's in front of Starlin Castro
Jeff Samardzija has seen Starlin Castro make some of the most ridiculous plays look easy since he joined the Cubs and believes the All-Star shortstop has all the "talent in the world."
Samardzija's career-high not enough as Cubs' offense sputters
Jeff Samardzija set a career-high with 13 strikeouts, but couldn't get any help from his offense as the Cubs fell to the Braves, 5-1. Starlin Castro led Chicago with two hits in the loss.
What to watch: Cubs at Braves
The Cubs will send Jeff Samardzija to the mound Sunday in Atlanta hopes of avoiding a series sweep at the hands of the Braves, who will counter with veteran ace Tim Hudson.