Originally posted on World Series Dreaming  |  Last updated 2/18/13
In the midst of the breaking news about the trade of Tony Campana, the Chicago Cubs slipped a little bit of news into their press conference. Matt Garza, who left his first spring training outing with what was called a “minor strained lat” in his left side, is going to undergo an MRI. Now, if I were to ask you what the bigger deal was to Cubs Nation, you would undoubtedly say the injury to Garza would be the greater cause for alarm. At least, any sane minded Cub fan would tell you what bigger story was. On one hand you have Garza, one of the best starting pitchers in the Cubs rotation being injured and potentially missing the start of the season. On the other hand, you have the trade of Campana, who could not do anything for a major league team but run, and had no place on the current 25 man roster. Logically speaking, you would not have to think too hard about what the bigger story would be or what should be on the front page of the sports news section of any news site. Losing Garza, for
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