Cubs eye pitching help: The Cubs continue their pursuit of starting pitching with an emphasis on free agents who may be available on short-term deals. ESPN insider Jim Bowden said the team has an offer out to Francisco Liriano. The lefty finished the 2012 season with the White Sox after being traded by the Twins before the July 31 deadline for non-wavier trades.
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