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Cubs prospect Jokisch tosses no-hitter

August, 6, 2013
8/06/13
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Rogers By Jesse Rogers
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Chicago Cubs prospect Eric Jokisch threw a no-hitter against Jacksonville on Tuesday in a 10-0 victory for the Double-A Tennessee Smokies.

Jokisch struck out eight and walked four, improving to 9-10 on the season and lowering his ERA to 3.53.

Jokisch, 24, was an 11th-round pick out of Northwestern in 2010 after attending Virginia High School in Virginia, Ill. He has a career 31-22 record in four seasons in the Cubs organization.

Also on Tuesday, top prospect Javier Baez was 4-for-6 with three RBIs in the victory.

Sources: NU returning to Wrigley

February, 4, 2013
2/04/13
4:37
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Levine By Bruce Levine
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The Chicago Cubs will hold a news conference on Tuesday to announce a partnership with Northwestern University, which will play a variety of sports at Wrigley Field, including football, according to two sources with knowledge of the situation.

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Starlin Castro
BA HR RBI R
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OTHER LEADERS
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RBIA. Rizzo 78
RA. Rizzo 89
OPSA. Rizzo .913
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