Anthony Rizzo, rookies and pitching vault Cubs to 10 over .500Share Tweet
LEADING OFF: Price Jays Debut; Burnett to Doc; Cubs-Piratesnytimes.com 9 hours agoA look at what's happening all around the major leagues Monday:Share Tweetyahoo.com 10 hours agoMove over Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees, or Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals. There's a new best rivalry in baseball. Not surprisingly, the Kansas City Royals are involved. The Royals had their issues with other clubs earlier in the season, bu…Share TweetAddison Russell smacked a solo home run to back Clayton Richard, who helped himself by hitting an RBI double, leading the Cubs to a 4-3 victory Sunday over the Brewers to complete a four-game sweep.Share Tweet
Maddon ejected after losing challengeMLB.com 15 hours agoThe Cubs not only lost a challenge Sunday but manager Joe Maddon, who was ejected in the third inning.Share Tweet
Take Me Out to the Rooftop: Wrigley Changes Bring New Looksnytimes.com Aug 1 (2 days ago)Top of the first, one out. It's a Friday in July, the start of a holiday weekend, and the Chicago Cubs are hosting the Miami Marlins.Share Tweet
With Cubs, White Sox chasing wild-card spots, their plans are paying offESPN.com Aug 1 (2 days ago)With Cubs, White Sox chasing wild-card spots, their plans are paying offShare Tweet
Contenders Use Late Deals to Pad the Margins of Their Rostersnytimes.com Jul 31 (2 days ago)With many of the biggest names already traded, the flurry of deals in the final hours before the nonwaiver deadline mostly helped contenders round out their rosters.Share TweetCubs grab needed starter, reliever at trade deadlineShare TweetMLB.com Jul 29 (4 days ago)Jon Lester struck out a season-high 14 batters across eight innings as the Cubs defeated the Rockies on Wednesday, 3-2, to take two of three games in the series at Wrigley Field. Lester became the first Cubs pitcher since Mark Prior in 2004 to throw 14 …Share Tweetnytimes.com Jul 29 (5 days ago)Jon Lester said he wasn't counting his K's, but he sure dominated like a big-time, big-money starter.Share Tweet
Cubs' needs at trade deadline exposed in loss to RockiesESPN.com Jul 29 (5 days ago)Cubs' needs at trade deadline exposed in loss to RockiesShare Tweet
Hawkins excited for next chapter with Blue JaysMLB.com Jul 28 (6 days ago)Right-handed reliever LaTroy Hawkins had boarded the Rockies' team bus after Monday night's 9-8 loss to the Cubs at Wrigley Field when Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich rang to inform him the team had agreed to trade him and star shortstop Troy Tulow…Share Tweet
Kris Bryant hits first career walk-off homer to give Cubs dramatic winyahoo.com Jul 28 (6 days ago)Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Kris Bryant, the much-heralded Chicago Cubs rook…Share TweetTake a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Kris Bryant, the much-heralded Chicago Cubs rook…Share Tweet
Rockies tab Flande to start Tuesday vs. CubsMLB.com Jul 27 (6 days ago)The Rockies will give left-hander Yohan Flande (0-1, 4.24 ERA) his first start of the season Tuesday night against the Cubs.Share Tweet
Epstein's focus unchanged despite tough stretchMLB.com Jul 27 (6 days ago)Getting swept by the Phillies and falling further back in the Wild Card standings hasn't changed how Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein approaches Friday's Trade Deadline.Share Tweet
Does losing weekend change deadline strategy for Cubs?ESPN.com Jul 27 (7 days ago)Does losing weekend change deadline strategy for Cubs?Share TweetMaikel Franco and Ryan Howard each hit two-run homers and Domonic Brown had four RBIs to back Aaron Nola, who picked up his first big league win in his second career start as the Phillies romped, 11-5, over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Chicago hit three h…Share Tweet
Miguel Montero Excited For New RotationMar 20Cubs catcher Miguel Montero is ready to work with the new rotation for the team and explains what needs to be worked on in spring training.
Epstein's 'Mission Impossible'Mar 8William Rhoden explains how Theo Epstein went from the Boston Red Sox's "boy wonder" to undertaking an impossible mission as the president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs.
Lester Impressive In First Cubs OutingMar 6Jon Lester got his Cubs career underway with his first appearance on the mound in a spring training game.
Cubs Owner: We're Here To WinMar 1Cubs owner Tom Ricketts talks about the dark days in Chicago and explains why the Cubs are ready to win now with ace pitcher Jon Lester and a stacked farm system.
5-on-5: Biggest fallersJul 30After starting 24-8 last season, Toronto played .500 ball the rest of the way. With a planned transition to a new defensive identity this year, J.A. A...
5-on-5: Biggest risers, fallers for 2015-16 NBA seasonJul 28After a summer of deals, which teams are on the inside track to success next season and which are headed for a down year? Our 5-on-5 panel weighs in.
The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
Adande: Jordan wouldn't let pride get in the wayJul 21The healthiest sign in DeAndre Jordan's return engagement with the Clippers is that the final decision was made for the right reasons, overcoming what would have been a prideful mistake.