Cubs’ ace Jeff Samardzija joins the show to talk about whether he pays attention to the rumors of being traded, what needs to be done for this team to take a step forward, the important factors in signing a new deal, his love for Chicago and more.
Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija fires a pitch against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of their game at Wrigley Field, in Chicago, on Monday April 29, 2012. (Nuccio DiNuzzo / Chicago Tribune)
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