1. John Lackey Signing Has Made Huge Impact on Cubs' Rotation Depth

    CHICAGO — Even when John Lackey is bad, he is good. That's not to say the Chicago Cubs ' starting pitcher is never off his game...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 days ago 8,656 reads 18 comments

  2. Cubs Starters on Pace for Lowest Combined ERA Since 1919

    The Chicago Cubs starting rotation enters Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a cumulative 2.34 ERA, which would be the lowest combined mark by any team's starters since 1919, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 days ago 445 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs Hold 2nd-Largest Division Lead on June 19 in Division Era

    The Chicago Cubs enter Monday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 12.5-game lead in the National League Central, making them just one of four teams in the divisional ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 days ago 4,094 reads 9 comments

  4. Dexter Fowler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler left the field during Saturday's 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates with right hamstring discomfort . He has been placed on the disabled list, and it is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 days ago 12,896 reads 16 comments

  5. Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball with His Cup, Finishes His Drink

    Chilled, shaken or with a twist; some drinks are best when crafted a certain way. This Chicago Cubs fan enjoyed his ballpark beverage with a splash of foul ball—courtesy of Addison Russell...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 days ago 15,915 reads 0 comments

  6. Top Cubs Prospect Ian Happ Strives for MLB Dream in Memory of Father

    SALEM, Va. — It's been a wondrous 53 weeks for 2015 Chicago Cubs first-round draft pick and Myrtle Beach Pelicans second baseman Ian Happ on the baseball diamond. Sunday delivers a poignant reminder of his greatest personal loss off it...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 10 days ago 30,809 reads 14 comments

  7. Joel Peralta to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs made a move to bolster their bullpen depth Thursday, when they agreed to terms on a minor league deal with 40-year-old Joel Peralta. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal first reported Peralta is headed to the Windy City...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 8,163 reads 3 comments

  8. Chris Coghlan to Cubs for Arismendy Alcantara: Latest Trade Details, Reaction

    Roughly four months after trading him to the Oakland Athletics , the Chicago Cubs have brought back veteran utility man Chris Coghlan ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 21,298 reads 61 comments

  9. Jorge Soler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    An MRI on Tuesday confirmed that Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has suffered a strained hamstring and is headed to the disabled list, CSN Chicago's Patrick Mooney reported...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 20 days ago 8,473 reads 29 comments

  10. Jake Arrieta Loses vs. Diamondbacks, 1st Defeat Since July 2015

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta got a taste of defeat Sunday for the first time in more than 10 months...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 22 days ago 1,786 reads 1 comments

  11. Are Cubs Deserving of Early 2016 All-Star Game Ballot Barrage?

    The Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball. That's true on the stat sheet, where they lead the solar system with a plus-129 run differential...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 19,029 reads 206 comments

  12. Craig Sager Throws 1st Pitch, Sings 7th-Inning Stretch at Wrigley Field

    Craig Sager is throwing cancer a curveball—or at least smacking it with a first pitch. Wednesday night at Wrigley Field saw the beloved NBA on TNT sideline reporter throwing ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 25 days ago 8,397 reads 5 comments

  13. Cubs' 23-Game Win Streak with Jake Arrieta Starting Snapped vs. Dodgers

    The Chicago Cubs have finally tasted defeat when Jake Arrieta takes the mound, as the Los Angeles Dodgers ' 5-0 victory Tuesday night at Wrigley Field snapped the team's 23-game winning streak with the 30-year-old ace starting...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 26 days ago 10,413 reads 111 comments