Jeff Samardzija said he'd be very surprised if he's dealt in the next four weeks, said he likes manager Rick Renteria's 'all-in to win' mentality.
Jeff can say whatever he wants, but the fact is that if he can and the team cannot come to a conclusion on a contract that both sides are comfortable with, the odds grow exponentially that he will be dealt by the Cubs. Jeff should stop worrying about his contract and just go out an pitch. If he does that, to the full extent of his talent, he's going to become a very rich man.ANALYST: Ray Flowers
Zach Randolph (illness) will not play on Tuesday.
With Zach Randolph and Beno Udrih sitting out because illness and Tony Allen serving a one-game suspension, the Grizzlies will lean on Marc Gasol and Mike Conley to carry the load against Utah. Kosta Koufos could be in line to get the start with Randolph out, but is not worth a look in the fantasy department. Analysis: Keith Tro