Found July 14, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
This Chicago Cubs news and notes column is a collaboration between Paul M. Banks and the newest member of The Sports Bank family Jeremy Harris Scott Baker, whom the Chicago Cubs signed as a free agent from the Minnesota Twins after missing all of last year with an elbow injury, has been cleared to start a four-game rehabilitation stint with Kane County, the Cubs Midwest League affiliate. The objective when the Chicago Cubs signed Baker was for him to break with the team just like Scott Feldman did and be flipped at the deadline for prospects (just as Feldman was). In fact, the two were signed within two weeks of each other. Yet when Baker suffered a setback in Spring Training, it appeared that the $5.5 million invested in him had been wasted. Cubs GM Jed Hoyer is now indicating that if Baker pitches well and remains healthy the final two months of the regular season, he hopes the Cubs can retain him for next year, when the team will be entering their third and hopefully final midse...
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