Lester to start opening night April 5 vs Cardinals
What's obvious is obvious. But things can change. The competition around here is unbelievable on so many different levels.'' The fifth starting spot is wide open, with contenders including past starters Travis Wood and Edwin Jackson.
Lester ready to help Cubs take step toward a winning culture
and with the big league club throughout the season. The hope is he can instill that work ethic in Jake Arrieta, Travis Wood , Felix Doubront, Jason Hammels, Kyle Kendricks, Jacob Turner and others as Chicago looks to make the leap from fifth
Reds open spring training looking for new starting rotation
t been so unsettled since 2010, when Edinson Volquez was returning from elbow surgery and Leake was competing with Travis Wood for a spot in the rotation. The Reds won the NL Central that season and lost to Philadelphia in the opening round of
Is Travis Wood the real deal?
What does Travis Wood have to do to get your respect? Wood posted 24 quality starts last season, sixth-best in baseball ..... that cat isn’t taking the mound this summer. Granted, Wood was far from an infallible investment. A host of advanced
Pitcher Travis Wood has big hit for Cubs in 13th
MIAMI (AP) Pinch-hitting pitcher Travis Wood hit an RBI double with two outs in ..... reliever Carlos Villanueva (3-5), Wood hit a sharp groundball off Jacob Turner ..... Junior Lake for the go-ahead run. Wood , who is batting .250 this season
Brewers foiled by Travis Wood , Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Travis Wood pitched two-hit ball for seven innings ..... over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. Wood (4-4) allowed two runs and struck ..... Schafer's one-out double against Wood in the fifth. Two batters later, Rickie
Marlins edged by Wood , Cubs
Mike Redmond on the Marlins' loss following Cubs pitcher Travis Wood's RBI double.
Brewers held by Cubs, lose 4-2
Ron Roenicke weighs in on the pitching matchup between Marco Estrada and Travis Wood .
Cubs stump D-backs 5-1
Ryan Sweeney reflects on Travis Wood's outing against Arizona.
Lester, Cubs agree to $155M, 6-year contract
added $40 million in payroll over the next three years. Chicago's rotation is likely to also include Jake Arrieta, Travis Wood , and Kyle Hendricks. The Cubs also have a pair of All-Stars in the batting order in first baseman Anthony Rizzo