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Tyler Skaggs

LEADING OFF: Chapman joins Cubs; Mets and Cards play 2

A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

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BULLPEN BOOST

One day after a blockbuster trade, star closer Aroldis Chapman is expected to join the major league-leading Chicago Cubs for their game at the crosstown White Sox. Chasing their first World Series title since 1908, the Cubs addressed one of their few weaknesses Monday by sending pitcher Adam Warren and three minor league prospects to the New York Yankees for Chapman, a dominant reliever with a fastball that tops 100 mph. "This is a game-changer," Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said.

LET'S PLAY 2

Following a rainout Monday night, the Mets and...

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