1. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Stepping Up Big in Clutch Playoff-Race Pressure

    At 85-67 entering play Friday, the Chicago Cubs hold a 4.5-game lead over the upstart Milwaukee Brewers in the National League Central. Considering they have 10 games left to play, it's a safe bet they will win the division...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 8,348 reads 0 comments

  2. Kyle Schwarber's Comeback from Batting .171 to Lethal Cubs Slugger

    How, exactly, Kyle Schwarber fits into the Chicago Cubs ' many schemes remains a good question. But as they gear up for another World Series run, they can take comfort in at least one thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 19,039 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs' Willson Contreras Suspended 1 Game for Umpire Outburst vs. Cardinals

    Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was suspended two games by Major League Baseball on Saturday for his outburst against an umpire during the Cubs' 8-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday, per Bleacher Report's Scott Miller ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 20,119 reads 0 comments

  4. Chicago Cubs: September Call-Ups Looking Like Impact Players for 2018

    Winning has come at a cost for the Chicago Cubs , who had already either promoted or traded their blue-chip prospects before MLB 's September roster expansion. Fans of any other team won't shed a tear for the defending champions...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 days ago 5,828 reads 0 comments

  5. Trading Phenom Slugger Eloy Jimenez Will Come Back to Haunt Chicago Cubs

    Recently, Eloy Jimenez visited the Chicago White Sox 's dugout and spoke with reporters . "I truly believe that I can be playing here right now," the 20-year-old said. The numbers back that up: Jimenez hit ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 206,544 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Cubs: 5 Big Questions They Must Answer to Get to the Playoffs

    The Chicago Cubs are trying to buck a troubling recent trend for reigning World Series winners. Jay Jaffe of Sports Illustrated wrote: "In truth, recent history has been unkind to World Series winners...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 15 days ago 6,000 reads 0 comments

  7. Jake Arrieta Ruled Out for 7-10 Days with Hamstring Injury

    Former National League Cy Young winner Jake Arrieta has left the Chicago Cubs with a huge hole in the rotation after suffering an injury to his hamstring...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 days ago 2,316 reads 0 comments

  8. Javier Baez Leaves Game vs. Braves After Suffering Head Injury

    Chicago Cubs utility infielder Javier Baez exited Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves after taking a knee to the head...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 9,018 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs: 5 Bold Predictions for the Final Month of the Season

    After spending much of the first half of the season looking up at the Milwaukee Brewers , the Chicago Cubs are finally gaining separation in the National League Central. At 73-60 entering play Friday, they're 3...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 22 days ago 18,900 reads 0 comments

  10. Leonys Martin Reportedly Traded to Cubs for Player to Be Named Later, Cash

    The Chicago Cubs reportedly have added depth to their outfield mix for the stretch run after acquiring Leonys Martin from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 20,705 reads 0 comments

  11. Addison Russell's MRI Reveals Reaggravation of Foot Injury; Could Miss 3 Weeks

    The Chicago Cubs could be without shortstop Addison Russell for another three weeks after he reaggravated his foot injury prior to a rehab appearance on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 336 reads 0 comments

  12. Jon Lester Reportedly Will Be Activated from DL Saturday After Lat Injury

    Jon Lester will reportedly return to the mound Saturday against the Atlanta Braves when the Chicago Cubs activate him off the 10-day disabled list, according to the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 1,885 reads 0 comments

  13. Wade Davis Sets Cubs Record with 27th Consecutive Save

    Wade Davis earned his 27th straight save with the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, pitching a scoreless ninth inning in the 4-1 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 24 days ago 2,203 reads 0 comments

  14. Chicago Cubs: Predicting 5 Impact September Call-Ups for 2017

    The final month of the 2017 MLB season is right around the corner, and with that rosters are set to expand from 25 to 40 players...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 29 days ago 10,514 reads 0 comments

  15. Kris Bryant Suffers Hand Injury After Being Hit by Pitch vs. Reds

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant suffered a left hand contusion after he was hit by a pitch in the ninth inning of Tuesday night's 13-9 win over the Cincinnati Reds , according to ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 3,505 reads 0 comments