This is the August 31, 2012 news archive. View today's Cubs rumors and news.
Cubs' bats stay hot as Volstad bests BumgarnerAlfonso Soriano and Anthony Rizzo went deep while Chris Volstad submitted his second straight strong outing to lead the Cubs to a 6-4 win over the Giants on Friday at Wrigley Field.Share Tweet
Cubs recall Beliveau; more moves coming SaturdayThe Cubs recalled reliever Jeff Beliveau from Triple-A Iowa on Friday to take pitcher Brooks Raley's spot on the roster.Share Tweet
MLB Notebook: Seven is Lucroy's lucky numberWith his seven RBIs vs. the Cubs on Thursday, Milwaukee's Jonathan Lucroy became the first catcher in the live-ball era to knock in seven runs in a game twice in a season.Share Tweet
Don Banks: Jets' Ryan didn't want to draft rookie WR Hill; more camp SnapsAug 31Musings, observations and the occasional insight as the NFL preseason mercifully comes to a close ...
Amobi Okoye close to signing deal with Chicago BearsAug 31Defensive tackle Amobi Okoye, released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday morning, is finalizing a deal to sign with the Chicago Bears, a source confirmed.