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Will the Training Table Kill the Cubs Season?

August 8, 2009 by TAB BAMFORD 

The only statistic that's been impressive for the Chicago Cubs this year has been the list of players to get hurt.

On Friday night, which marked the beginning of an important series in Colorado against a Rockies team the Cubs are currently chasing in the Wild Card standings, the Cubs lost their ace after a handful of warmup pitches before the game ever started.

Carlos Zambrano left his previous start in Florida with a stiff back, and the Cubs had hoped he was simply suffering from dehydration issues; it was in the upper 90s with high humidity when he threw against the Marlins.

But ten minutes before Friday night's game in Colorado, it was Sean Marshall sucking up his pride and being the team-first player he's been al...

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