Zimmermann-to-Cubs deal would make little sense
always could wait for next year' s free-agent market (Zimmermann, David Price, Zack Greinke, Johnny Cueto and Jeff Samardzija are among the pitchers eligible). If the Cubs were to trade one of their prized young shortstops, they likely would
Joe Maddon -- and maybe, finally, the Cubs -- have arrived
run from the 2014 Cubs didn't last long. By May, most were already counting down to the inevitable moment that Jeff Samardzija would be moved. However, after the annual trade deadline dump, an event that in previous years had led to a sinking
Did Tigers influence A's trade moves?
Jon Paul Morosi addresses Justin Verlander's assertion that the A's traded for Jeff Samardzija in response to the Tigers.
Who will (and should) blink first in Jays-Cubs Samardzija stare-down?
Toronto Blue Jays have the prospects to trade for Jeff Samardzija right now. Samardzija , the Chicago Cubs' Opening Day starter, is available ..... there are strong indications they would trade Samardzija to Toronto if the Jays offered Triple-A right
A's add Samardzija , Hammel to top staff; Cubs continue to build
s to add right-handers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel, even though they own the best record ..... But now? With a 2.83 ERA, Samardzija , 29, was 10th in the National ..... for the rest of this season and Samardzija only through 2015. They will need
Samardzija pitches A's to 8-2 win over Astros
HOUSTON (AP) Jeff Samardzija pitched eight solid innings and Josh ..... Houston Astros 8-2 Monday night. Samardzija (4-3) allowed six hits, two ..... string anything together against Samardzija through the first seven innings
AP Source: A's get Samardzija , Hammel from Cubs
have an agreement in place to acquire right-handers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs in a trade ..... Billy McKinney and pitcher Dan Straily to the Cubs. Samardzija and Hammel give the two-time defending AL West champion
Samardzija gets 1st win, Cubs beat Giants 8-4
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Jeff Samardzija struck out a season-high 10 for ..... Francisco Giants 8-4 on Monday. Samardzija (1-4) allowed six hits and walked ..... provided plenty of runs to back Samardzija 's long-sought victory. Chicago
Reds return home, Cubs' Samardzija seeks run support
in for the injured Mat Latos. Jeff Samardzija has been nearly as good for the ..... Simon takes the hill opposite Samardzija as the Reds open a three-game ..... over six-plus innings opposite Samardzija . "We just weren't able to
Samardzija facing uncertain future
MESA, Ariz. (AP) Jeff Samardzija isn't sure where he'll be by ..... he stays put or switches teams. Samardzija says he'll increase his value ..... out for the first time Friday, Samardzija stared at an uncertain future