1. Wada Rounds Out Cubs' Rotation

    PHOENIX -- Even though names have been written into the spots of the Chicago Cubs ' fourth and fifth starters following the revelation that Tsuyoshi Wada will start Wednesday against the San Diego Padres , the team's rotation remains very much in flux..

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  2. The Cubs Farm System Is Making History

    As the Cubs streak toward another last-place finish and possible 90-loss season, the saving grace has been the organization's farm system...

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  3. Uecker Recalls Life-Saving Moment at Wrigley

    This season marks Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary, and MLB .com asked players, coaches and managers for their favorite memory of the ballpark. Here's another recollection, part of a season-long series...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 238 reads 0 comments

  4. Sutcliffe on Hendricks: He's a Winner

    CHICAGO -- Former Chicago Cubs pitcher and current ESPN baseball analyst Rick Sutcliffe is a big believer in new Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 668 reads 0 comments

  5. Trading for Price Would Be Right Move for Cubs

    The moment the Cubs hired Derek Johnson as their minor-league pitching coordinator in Oct. 2012, many in the industry speculated that it was their first move toward eventually landing Rays left-hander David Price...

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  6. Rizzo Earns Player of the Week Honors

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo followed up his first All-Star appearance by being named National League Player of the Week...

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  7. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects for Week 16

    The focus of Chicago Cubs fans here in 2014 continues to be as much on cities like Knoxville, Tennessee, and Des Moines, Iowa, as it is on the city of Chicago...

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  8. Rizzo's Awe-Inspiring Grab Backfires on Cubs

    PHOENIX -- Anthony Rizzo made a tremendous catch of Aaron Hill's popup, but it may have been better for the Cubs if he didn't...

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  9. Losses Continue to Mount for Cubs

    PHOENIX — If the Cubs thought it was hot over the weekend, wait till they get to August with this gutted pitching staff and the likelihood of being down a few more traded veterans by then...

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  10. Rizzo Looks for Young Cubs to Step Up

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  11. Trade Leaves Arrieta in Stopper Role

    PHOENIX -- If the Chicago Cubs are going to avoid a sweep and win the final game of this three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, they will need another quality start from starting pitcher Jake Arrieta...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 290 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs Pitching Falls Apart Again in 9-3 Loss

    PHOENIX — The prevailing thought when the Cubs dropped two consecutive games in April to the Diamondbacks was that the losses saved the jobs of general manager Kevin Towers and manager Kirk Gibson...

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  13. Montero, Goldschmidt Power Diamondbacks over Cubs

    PHOENIX -- Miguel Montero hit a go-ahead, three-run double in the fifth, Paul Goldschmidt added a two-run homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 9-3 on Saturday night...

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  14. Cubs File a Lawsuit Against a Misbehaving Fake Mascot

    Cubs fans, if you thought the team mascot was up to no good after hours, you may have been taken. A group of five, three of which are unnamed, have been named in a lawsuit filed by ...

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  15. Chicago Cubs Trade Deadline: Preview and Predictions

    Even though the Chicago Cubs have unloaded their biggest trade pieces in Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel, they still might have moves to make before the July 31 trade deadline...

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  16. Jackson Shows Signs of Life, If Briefly

    Through the first four innings of Friday's game at Arizona , it appeared Edwin Jackson might have found at least a little bit of that old magic...

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  17. Cubs Game Day: Cubs Lose Third Straight, 5-4

    After a brief chat with his players on Sunday and conducting an optional workout Thursday, manager Rick Renteria hopes he won't need to deliver a pep talk as the Chicago Cubs open the second half Friday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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  18. Diamondbacks Overcome Rizzo's 2 HRs, Beat Cubs 5-4

    Paul Goldschmidt homered, Didi Gregorius had a pair of RBI singles and the Arizona Diamondbacks overcame two home runs by Anthony Rizzo to beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Friday night...

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  19. Latest starting rotation taking final form

    Heading into the All -Star break, the Chicago Cubs had questions regarding who would fill the final two spots in the starting rotation...

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  20. Second Half Preview: Baez's Time Nearing?

    The Chicago Cubs ' second half begins in Phoenix on Friday night with two questions in mind: How many more prospects will make it to the major leagues this season and who will grab ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 615 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 Things To Watch For In The Cubs Second Half

    It's still a day and a half before Cubs baseball returns for the second half (well, almost "half," since by math 58 percent of the season is complete), so I thought I'd put together ...

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  22. Cubs' Chris Bosio Embraces the Challenge of a Staff in Flux

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  23. Cubs Getting in Position to Make a Huge Splash

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  24. Hold the Ovation for Cubs on Lauded System

    CHICAGO – The midseason prospect rankings by ESPN.com's Keith Law were released on Thursday and the Chicago Cubs have three of the top eight prospects in the game, including the top-ranked player in third baseman Kris Bryant...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 1,231 reads 1 comments

  25. Barry Larkin: Starlin Castro Has the Potential to Be 'Dominant'

    At a time when the story about Starlin Castro should be his return to the All-Star Game, the 24-year-old shortstop is finding his name in trade rumors...

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