1. All-Star Possibility Pumping Up Anthony Rizzo

    CINCINNATI — Anthony Rizzo took the lead Wednesday night for the National League Final Vote, and he expressed his appreciation for the support...

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  2. Cubs Behold Future with Alcantara, Beeler

    CINCINNATI – At 38-52, 13 games out of first place in the National League Central and with two top pitchers already traded away weeks ahead of the nonwaiver trade deadline, the Cubs are looking to the future again...

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  3. Hendricks Next Prospect to Make Debut

    OMAHA, Neb. -- The march of major league debuts continues as Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks takes the mound Thursday in their series finale against the Cincinnati Reds .....

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  4. Cubs Tweak Wrigley Renovation Plans Yet Again

    "It ain't over till it's over," Yogi Berra once said. That seems particularly apt for the Wrigley renovation saga.....

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  5. Young Cubs Fall to Reds as Streak Reaches 6 Games

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  6. Cubs Behold Future with Alcantara, Beeler

    CINCINNATI – At 38-52, 13 games out of first place in the National League Central and with two top pitchers already traded away weeks ahead of the nonwaiver trade deadline, the Cubs are looking to the future again...

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  7. Addison Russell Is Dealmaker for Rizzo

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  8. Renteria Ready to Give Alcantara a Chance

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  9. Cubs' Alcantara Makes Debut at Second

    It will be a two-day audition, at most, for Arismendy Alcantara. But this could be the start of more than just a peek at what could be a special piece to the Chicago Cubs ' future...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 803 reads 0 comments

  10. Yankees' Cashman Loves the Haul Cubs Got in Samardzija Deal

    Here's news that shouldn't come as a surprise to anybody: The New York Yankees were in on Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 495 reads 0 comments

  11. Bryant Ejected for First Time as a Pro

    OMAHA, Neb. -- Chicago Cubs third-base prospect Kris Bryant was ejected from Triple-A Iowa's game against the Omaha Storm Chasers in the eighth inning on Tuesday night. .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 194 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs: James Russell Knows He Could Be Up Next on Trading Block

    James Russell gave Jeff Samardzija the beer-and-a-cigarette sendoff on the Fourth of July in Washington . And then the Cubs reliever had to wonder if he would be the next one to get traded...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 70 reads 0 comments

  13. Alcantara Called Up to Cubs

    OMAHA, Neb. -- It came a little sooner than he expected, but Chicago Cubs ' prospect Arismendy Alcantara will make his major-league debut when he's called up to the majors for two days in place of Darwin Barney, who's going on paternity leave...

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  14. Cubs Won't Pin Skid on Their Admitted Post-Trade Blues

    Nobody in the Cubs ' clubhouse blames their tough stretch since Saturday on the trade the night before that blew up the rotation and stunned the guys left behind...

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  15. Cubs Fall to 0-4 Since Samardzija Trade

    The Cubs are having a tough time getting beyond their big trade. Jay Bruce returned to right field and hit another two-run homer on Tuesday afternoon, and Johnny Cueto extended ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  16. Cubs Fall Short Despite Back-to-Back Homers

    Travis Wood was the Cubs ' lone All-Star last season. That seems like a long time ago. The lefty served up a two-run homer to Jay Bruce in the first inning, and the Reds went ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 119 reads 0 comments

  17. Kyle Schwarber's New MLB ETA, Projection After Unreal Pro Start

    The Chicago Cubs surprised the baseball world last month by selecting Kyle Schwarber out of Indiana University with the No. 4 overall pick in the first-year player draft...

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  18. Cubs Recall Veteran LHP Wada for MLB Debut

    # Cubs today recalled LHP Tsuyoshi Wada from @IowaCubs. He will make his MLB debut as the starter in game two of today's doubleheader...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 274 reads 0 comments

  19. Cubs Taking Different Tack to Acquire Pitching

    WASHINGTON — So what happened to all that pitching the Cubs needed in return in deals for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel? And where do they plan to get front-line pitching ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  20. Cubs' Hitters Fail in Clutch in Loss to Reds

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  21. Scouting Reports for Chicago Cubs Players in 2014 Futures Game

    One of the highlights of All-Star Weekend is the Futures Game, an event where fans can see some of the game's future stars. There are undoubtedly players at every position who will be playing that same weekend in the MLB All-Star Game eventually...

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  22. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs Top-10 Prospects for Week 14

    The rich got richer last week, as what is already a loaded farm system for the Chicago Cubs got even better with the additions of Addison Russell and Billy McKinney in a trade that sent Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics ...

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  23. Cubs: Epstein Bets on Addison Russell and Where Game Is Heading

    Addison Russell became the offer the Cubs couldn't refuse. Once Oakland A's GM Billy Beane put his best prospect on the table, the Cubs felt like they had to make it happen, combining ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 1,192 reads 0 comments

  24. Cubs Put Jake Arrieta Front and Center After Trade with A's

    At this time last year, Jake Arrieta was at Triple-A Iowa, trying to regroup after getting dumped by the Baltimore Orioles organization that drafted him and made him an Opening Day starter...

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  25. Samardzija Comes Up Big in A's Debut

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 260 reads 0 comments