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By bullpenbrian - July 16, 2012 - 5:40 pm Leave a comment.

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Made his Cubs debut this season vs. Milwaukee.
His 1.69 ERA leads the Cubs pitching staff.
Pitched scoreless baseball in 13 of last 16 outings.
Missed 2011 season due to Tommy John surgery.
Represented Panama in the World Baseball Classic 2006 & 2009.
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By bullpenbrian - July 2, 2012 - 1:10 am Leave a comment.

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Went 4-for-8 during the recent homestand.
Is 4-for-8 as a pinch hitter this season.
Seven of his 13 RBI have come with two outs.
This is his seventh year in Cubs organization.
Was selected in the seventh Rd of the 2006 Draft.
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By bullpenbrian - June 18, 2012 - 1:45 am Leave a comment.

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Went 7-for-22 on the recent homestand (.318).
Has second most multi-hit games on club behind Starlin.
Leads team with (12) 2-out RBI.
Snapped a 50-game errorless stretch on Friday.
Has two middle names: James & Kunane.
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By bullpenbrian - June 4, 2012 - 2:45 am Leave a comment.

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He’s reached base safely in 13 of last 15 starts.
Is hitting higher off RHP (.292) than LHP (.212).
Has drawn 6 walks.
Switched jersey No. this offseason.
Current jersey No. last worn by coach Alan Trammell.
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By bullpenbrian - May 29, 2012 - 1:15 am Leave a comment.

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He’s started 13 games.
Been hit by a pitch 3 times.
Has but 4 walks vs. 19 strikeouts.
Knocked in 5 Go-Ahead & 4 2-out RBI.
Is batting .4oo over his last six games.
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By bullpenbrian - May 14, 2012 - 1:00 am 5 comments.

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Has 3 HR in his last 9 starts.
Driven in a run in 6 of his last 15 games.
Batting .385 in Late/Close situations.
His 11 walks are all against right-handers.
Made 21-straight starts without committing an error.
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By bullpenbrian - May 7, 2012 - 1:00 am Leave a comment.

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Batting .363 on the current homestand.
At home he’s hitting .310 overall.
Has drawn a walk in 11 of 27 games played.
Is tied for the team lead in walks (14) & runs (15).
Leads the team in Hit By Pitch (2).
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By bullpenbrian - June 27, 2011 - 1:38 am Leave a comment.

He’s batting .375 vs. left-handers.
And .344 with two outs in an inning.
His six pinch-hits are seventh most in the majors.
Has started 13 games in the outfield, six at third and five at second.
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By bullpenbrian - June 12, 2011 - 12:06 pm Leave a comment.

Batting .305 vs. right-handers.
Batting .235 vs. left-handers.
Has 15 multi-hit games.
Has drawn a walk in 29 of his last 51 games.
Went 10-for-38 (.263) on the recent road trip.
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By bullpenbrian - May 30, 2011 - 12:15 am Leave a comment.

Has hit safely in 14 of last 16 games.
He’s batting .333 on the current homestand.
14 of his 29 RBI have come with two outs.
Has 11 multi-hit games…10 multi-RBI games.
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