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Cubs fans boo Miguel Montero, but Jake Arrieta invites him for a drink

The pitcher extended a martini branch — sorry, meant to say an olive branch — to the Blue Jays' Montero when he came up for his second at-bat Friday.

From the Wire: Cubs Placed Jon Lester on 10-Day DL

LHP Jon Lester, RHP Justin Grimm placed on 10-day disabled list … LHP Rob Zastryzny, RHP Felix Pena recalled from Triple-A Iowa … LHP Mike Montgomery moved to starting rotation The Cubs received good news on LHP Jon Lester. Lester will not miss the remainder of the season due to injury.

Jake Arrieta, Javier Baez lead Cubs over Blue Jays 7-4

CHICAGO  — Jake Arrieta pitched into the seventh inning and allowed a run, Javier Baez homered and drove in three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 on Friday in a rare interleague matchup.

Elisabeth Moss meets Anthony Rizzo at Wrigley Field

You could say, Moss was having a pretty good day at the ballpark.

So, Did Javy Baez Just Make the Defensive Play of the Year So Far for the Cubs?

Javy Baez is magic, man. El Mago.

Watch: Javy Baez Launches 20th Home Run

The Blue Jays left in a lefty to face Javy Baez, who promptly made them pay for such a foolhardy decision. Javy now has 20 home runs on the 2017 campaign.

Watch: Javy Baez Makes Incredible Play at Short

They don't call him El Mago for nothing. Check out this defensive sleight of hand from Javy Baez, who made a 106 mph screamer off the bat of Jose Bautista disappear before our eyes.

Javy Baez Hooks the Cubs Up with a Massive Insurance Bomb (VIDEO)

Baez crushed his 20th homer of the year.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 7, Blue Jays 4 – August 18, 2017

That's a much better way to get the weekend started.

MLBits: Wainwright Could Be Hurt, Chapman Could Lose His Job, Stanton Chasing the “Real” HR Record, More

What's the "real" home run record anyway?

Miguel Montero apologizes to Jake Arrieta in return to Wrigley Field

Former Cubs catcher Miguel Montero returned to Wrigley Field on Friday for the first time since he was released by the team.

Pre-Gamin’: Blue Jays at Cubs (1:20 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Can Jake Arrieta keep it up and position the Cubs to win the series?

God’s Wrath Watch: Lester Hope, Russell Out for Homestand, Contreras and Uehara Throw

Lots of Cubs injuries to update, with a mix of good and expectedly not great news.

Bryzzo to sign $699 autographs downtown on Saturday

Want to get autographs from Cubs' Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant? Well, it's going to cost you.

Cubs put Jon Lester on 10-day DL with tightness in lat muscle

The Cubs put Jon Lester on the 10-day disabled list Friday because of tightness in his left lat muscle and general shoulder fatigue.