In light of Yoenis Cespedes injuring his left shoulder doing push-ups prior to game four of the NLCS, here's a glimpse of the most eye-popping baseball injuries of all time.
October 23, 2015
The inevitable trade of recalcitrant right fielder Milton Bradley solved one problem for the Cubs, but others remain.
December 29, 2009
Heading into Christmas, the offseason remained much too quiet for the liking of Cubs general manager Jim Hendry, who had been hampered by his inability to trade troublesome right fielder Milton Bradley.
December 19, 2009
There never was much of a chance the Chicago Cubs were going to keep Milton Bradley past 2009 after suspending the outfielder last September. The Cubs tried to trade Bradley at the Winter Meetings in Indianapolis before finalizing a trade Friday with the Seattle Mariners, where they dealt the switch-hitting $30 million man for pitcher Carlos Silva.
December 18, 2009
Although Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry expressed disappointment at not being able to make a trade or sign a free agent at the winter meetings, he cautioned that the winter is far from over.
December 16, 2009
It should have come as no great surprise that the Cubs did not offer salary arbitration to any of their free agents: pitchers Rich Harden and Chad Fox and outfielder Reed Johnson.
December 7, 2009
Cubs general manager Jim Hendry is trying to align his outfield pieces, but the puzzle is proving to be a difficult one.
November 20, 2009
Jim Hendry didn't make any trades at the general managers meetings, and he didn't expect to, but he came away feeling good about the groundwork he set for the Cubs' offseason.
November 13, 2009