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White Sox deal starter Quintana to Cubs

In return for Quintana, a steady frontline starter who should bring consistency to a shaky Cubs' rotation, the White Sox landed outfielder Eloy Jimenez, the No. 5 prospect in baseball according to Baseball America's midseason rankings, right-handed pitcher Dylan Cease, first base...

The Indians See Trade Market Start To Be Set With Cubs Landing Jose Quintana

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs, scuffling and inconsistent since winning the World Series, acquired ace Jose Quintana from the White Sox on Thursday in a major trade between crosstown rivals. Trailing Milwaukee by 5 1/2 games in the NL Central at 43-45, the Cubs shook things ...

Why the Jose Quintana trade makes sense for the Cubs and makes them much better

The baseball world was set for a nap on Thursday on the last day of the All-Star break, but instead Chicago rocked it to its core. Jose Quintana was traded to the Chicago Cubs  by the cross-town White Sox for a nice package of prospects. I know in our world of screaming heads a...

Defending champion Cubs trade for pitcher Quintana

Starting pitcher Jose Quintana throws in the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on July 8, 2017 in Denver, Colorado Jose Quintana, an All-Star pitcher last season, joined the reigning World Series champion Chicago Cubs in a five-player Major League Baseball...

Cubs acquire Jose Quintana

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs today acquired left-handed pitcher Jose Quintana from the Chicago White Sox for outfielder Eloy Jimenez, right-handed pitcher Dylan Cease, and infielders Matt Rose and...

Jose Quintana goes from White Sox to Cubs

The Chicago Cubs today acquired left-handed pitcher José Quintana from the Chicago White Sox for outfielder Eloy Jimenez, right-handed pitcher Dylan Cease, and infielders Matt Rose and Bryant Fl...

Astros, Nationals boast three baseball All-Star Game starters

The Houston Astros' (from L) Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve and George Springer, seen during a baseball match at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas Three starters each from the Houston Astros and Wa...

MLB All-Star Game roster facts and figures

• Cast your Esurance Final Vote This year's batch of All-Stars features 23 first-time selections, 15 from the AL (four pitchers, 11 position players) and eight from the NL (three pitchers, five...

2017 MLB All-Star Game: Breaking down the biggest snubs left off the initial roster

Sunday night, MLB announced the 2017 All-Star Game rosters. This year 32 players per league were named All-Stars, down from 34 in years past. The All-Star Game itself will be played Tuesday, July...

Giants have an All Star starter

PITTSBURGH — Even amid the rubble of the Giants season, Buster Posey remains unscathed. The Giants mainstay will serve as the National League’s starting catcher in the All-Star Game for the t...

Lucas Duda belts a homer in return from extended illness

Lucas Duda showed he was over the illness that sidelined him most of last week. The first baseman, in the starting lineup for the first time since Tuesday, homered in the fourth inning of the Met...