1. Cubs: Mike Olt Wants a Shot to Win the Third-Base Job

    If not for that one freak accident, Mike Olt probably wouldn't be standing here in front of his locker at Cubs Park...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 179 reads 0 comments

  2. Kris Bryant Homers in First Spring at-Bat

    Tempe, Ariz. – The Chicago Cubs ' No. 1 draft pick from last June, Kris Bryant, arrived on the baseball scene in dramatic fashion after crushing a long home run off of Los Angeles ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 160 reads 0 comments

  3. Starlin Castro off to a Good Spring Start

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro said recently he wants to be “locked in” from the start of spring games until the end of the season...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 177 reads 0 comments

  4. Samardzija Would Be Surprised by Trade in Spring Training

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  5. Darwin Barney Not Surprised at Possibility of Being Traded

    When reports this week out of New York Yankees camp suggested the Bronx Spenders still hoped to upgrade their middle infield this spring, it didn't necessarily make ­Darwin Barney start connecting dots...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 183 reads 0 comments

  6. Cubs Spring Training 2014: Daily Updates, Scores, News and Analysis

    Following a 66-96 season, the Chicago Cubs are in desperate need of a turnaround season. But in the middle of a deep division that includes the St...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 19,863 reads 11 comments

  7. Cubs' Veras Looks to Solidify Closer Job

    If things go right for the Chicago Cubs , new closer Jose Veras will solidify a much maligned bullpen of a year ago...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 188 reads 0 comments

  8. Cubs' Bryant Alleviates Nerves at Third

    The first ground ball hit Wednesday to Kris Bryant alleviated many of the jitters the Chicago Cubs ' prospect felt prior to an intrasquad game...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 87 reads 0 comments

  9. This Cubs Player and His Big Yellow Dog Won MLB Picture Day

    Cubs catcher George Kottaras has an enormous yellow lab named Leo. Leo is the best baseball dog because he is totally down to pose for photos during MLB picture day with a ball in his mouth...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 82 reads 0 comments

  10. Soler Learned from His 'Big Mistake'

    There's one day that Chicago Cubs prospect Jorge Soler regrets more than any other in his short career. As a member of the Cubs' Single-A Daytona team last April 10, he ran across ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 234 reads 0 comments

  11. Cubs Prospect Dan Vogelbach Hoping Less Is More

    MESA, Ariz. — Slugging prospect Dan Vogelbach's big plans for this season started with thinking small during the offseason.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 122 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs, Under Armour Reach Spring Agreement

    MESA, Ariz. - The Chicago Cubs and Under Armour have reached a multi-year naming rights agreement for their spring training facility to be named the Under Armour Performance Center at new Cubs Park...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 79 reads 0 comments

  13. Wood Should Get Opening Day Start

    New Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria isn't revealing an Opening Day starter yet presumably because he hasn't made up his mind...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 75 reads 0 comments

  14. Cubs Catcher Compares New Rules to NCAA

    Major League Baseball's changes to rules designed to prevent collisions at home plate brought back memories for Chicago Cubs catcher John Baker...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 68 reads 0 comments

  15. Cubs Could Still Deal Samardzija Before Opening Day

    With extension talks still at a stalemate, the Cubs could still potentially deal top starter Jeff Samardzija before the start of the season, reports Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 116 reads 0 comments

  16. Cubs Weigh in on Possibility of a Gay Teammate

    MESA, Ariz. -- Michael Sam is preparing to become the first openly gay athlete in the NFL and Jason Collins became the first openly gay active NBA player Sunday by taking the floor ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 13 reads 0 comments

  17. Cactus League Rotation Set Through 5 Games

    MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria announced his initial pitching rotation for Cactus League games following Thursday's opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 69 reads 0 comments

  18. Cubs Notes: Olt 'Seeing' Just Fine

    MESA, Ariz. -- Baseball players get asked it all the time, but for Chicago Cubs third base prospect Mike Olt the question has more meaning.....

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  19. Castillo Wants to Be Among the Best

    The Chicago Cubs ' Welington Castillo figures if he wants to be one of the best catchers in the game it can't hurt to stare at some of the all-time greats every day he comes to work...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 56 reads 0 comments

  20. Cubs Prospect Albert Almora Is a Born Leader

    MESA, Ariz. — Kris Bryant has two years, three months and six semesters of college on Albert Almora. But hanging around with his roommate and teammate at big-league camp with ...

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  21. Javier Baez Shows off Power, Breaks Windshield at Cubs Park

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 288 reads 0 comments

  22. Samardzija Expected to Start Spring Opener

    Jeff Samardzija is in line to start the Chicago Cubs ' Cactus League opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Feb. 27 at their new spring stadium, manager Rick Renteria said on Friday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  23. Cubs: Jake Arrieta Still Shooting for Opening Day

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  24. Top 5 Things Chicago Cubs Fans Want to See This Spring Training

    Spring training is like a great awakening across Arizona and Florida as teams build hope and expectations for the year to come. Luckily, the Cubs aren't trying to fool anyone into thinking they'll contend this year...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 months ago 6,350 reads 8 comments

  25. Notes: Villanueva Eyes Cubs Turnaround

    MESA, Ariz. -- Carlos Villanueva has become somewhat of a de facto leader on the Chicago Cubs as the pitcher enters his free-agent season after a respectable first year in Chicago (7-8, 4...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 40 reads 0 comments