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Cubs come to Baltimore having traded for left-handed pitcher Jose Quintana from White Sox

Cubs come to Baltimore having traded for left-handed pitcher Jose Quintana from White Sox

Clearly unhappy with a 43-45 record at the All-Star break and with a pitching staff that has been beaten up, the Chicago Cubs did something about it today.

Last year’s World Series champion, which has been hovering around .500 throughout the first half of the 2017 season, acquired left-handed starting pitcher Jose Quintana from the crosstown rival White Sox, according to both clubs.

The Cubs are sending their top two prospects, Eloy Jimenez, a 20-year-old outfielder, and Dylan Cease, a 21-year-old right-handed pitcher, along with Matt Rose, a 22-year-old first baseman, Bryant Flete, a 22-year-old infielder, to the White Sox.

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