1. Slow Progress for Chicago Cubs but Progress Nonetheless

    CHICAGO -- It's a little bit of a gut-check time for the Chicago Cubs as they're squeezed between a St. Louis Cardinals team that keeps winning, despite an injury-plagued season, and the Pittsburgh Pirates , who are making a charge from third place..

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  2. Kyle Schwarber Is Next in Long Line of Cubs' Rising Offensive Stars

    With Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant, Jorge Soler and Addison Russell already in their lineup, seemingly the last thing the Chicago Cubs need is another talented young hitter. And yet there's Kyle Schwarber ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 hours ago 13,213 reads 69 comments

  3. Cubs See Addison Russell Taking a Big Step Forward

    Addison Russell spread his arms out wide before taking off his helmet and getting lifted up into his teammates' arms. The Cubs jumped up and down at Wrigley Field, the mosh pit moving from second base into shallow center...

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  4. ESPN.com's Keith Law Rates Kyle Schwarber as 15th Best Prospect

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  5. Theo Epstein Measures Cubs' Progress over 162 Games

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  6. Starlin Castro Leaves Cubs with Questions to Answer at Shortstop

    The idea that Starlin Castro would elevate his performance as the Cubs ramped up their rebuild – and played games that actually matter – hasn't become a reality yet...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 24 hours ago 26 reads 0 comments

  7. Scherzer out-Duels Lester as Cubs Fall to Nationals

    The $355 million pitching matchup was exactly as advertised, but Max Scherzer walked away the winner, outdueling Jon Lester...

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  8. Nats' Scherzer Bests Lester in Cubs' 3-0

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  9. Lester Sets MLB Record After 58th AB Without Hit

    jon lester sets record in style. goes to 0-for-58 (biggest 0-fer to start a career) with flyout to wall vs. max scherzer...

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  10. Status Quo for Javier Baez, Kyle Schwarber as Both Impress Cubs

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  11. Cubs to Release Phil Coke

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  12. Jon Lester Hasn't Recorded a Hit Since, Well, Ever

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  13. Russell's Walk-off Double

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  14. Hendricks Goes 7 Strong in Cubs' Home Win

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  15. Russell's Walk-off Double Lifts Cubs Past Nats 3-2

    CHICAGO -- Addison Russell hit a game-ending RBI double in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the surging Washington Nationals 3-2 on Tuesday night...

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  16. Bryant's Barehanded Play

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  17. Fowler's Solo Homer

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  18. Joe Maddon's Boast Could Be a Bit Premature

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  19. Cubs Should Keep Their Eyes on Jordan Zimmermann

    Denard Span walked toward Wrigley Field's visiting dugout on Monday morning and noticed Jordan Zimmermann talking with two reporters...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 152 reads 1 comments

  20. Like Cubs, Bryce Harper Would've Stuck Kris Bryant in Minors

    Bryce Harper joined the Free Kris Bryant movement on Twitter, calling it a “joke” if the game's top prospect didn't make the Cubs out of spring training...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  21. Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant Have Taken Similar Yet Different Paths to Stardom

    When the Cubs and Nationals squared off for the first time this season on Memorial Day, each team featured their own version of a baseball phenom...

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  22. Kris Bryant Is Chicago Cubs' Version of Superstar Bryce Harper

    At nine months apart in age, Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant ran in the same Las Vegas baseball circles as kids and teens, young prodigies with beaming futures. Harper, of course, took the unconventional path to superstardom...

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  23. Rapid Reaction: Washington Nationals 2, Chicago Cubs 1

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  24. Bryant's Solo Homer

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  25. Harper: Bryant's HS Nickname Was 'Silk'

    Bryce Harper on Kris Bryant: "When we were younger, we used to call him 'Silk,' because he was so smooth with everything he did...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 11 reads 0 comments