This is the July 18, 2013 news archive. View today's Cubs rumors and news.
Wrigley renovation plan clears another hurdleUpdated Jul 18 Share TweetThe Chicago Cubs' planned $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field has won the approval of another city commission and the support of the local alderman -- all but assuring the project will go forward.Source: ESPN.com
D-backs sign reliever Camp, release HinskeUpdated Jul 18 Share TweetThe D-backs made a move to increase their bullpen depth on Thursday, signing right-hander Shawn Camp and assigning him to Triple-A Reno. Camp was released by the Cubs on July 7 after being designated for assignment. Arizona also released veteran pinch-h…Source: MLB.com
Lake expected to join Cubs on FridayUpdated Jul 18 Share TweetThe Cubs are expected to promote infielder/outfielder Junior Lake to the big league team on Friday to take the roster spot of outfielder Brian Bogusevic, who is headed to the disabled list after he aggravated his hamstring in the first-half finale.Source: MLB.com
Don Banks: Ten questions as NFL training camps prepare to openJul 18With NFL training camps beginning to open in the coming days, there are no shortage of storylines to start tracking on the field. Here are 10 intriguing questions I can't wait to get answered as the league's summer break comes to its conclusion: