1. Arrieta Keeps Foot on the Gas as Cubs Throttle Braves

    Jake Arrieta's evolution into one of the game's most dominant pitchers accelerated the rebuilding plan at Wrigley Field...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 9 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  2. Arrieta Picks Up 15th Win, Cubs Pound Braves 7-1

    CHICAGO -- Jake Arrieta pitched six scoreless innings for his major league-leading 15th win, and Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell homered to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 7-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 9 months ago 1,890 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs Removed Bryant for Rest with Big Lead

    Bryant's removal from the game was for rest in a 7-0 game not really foot related, per Cubs . So all good there...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 9 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  4. Cubs Remove Bryant vs. Braves

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 9 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  5. Chicago Cubs' Top Pitching Prospect Poised for Big-League Debut

    Hard-throwing right-hander Carl Edwards, Jr., was placed on Class AAA Iowa's 7-day disabled list this week because of a blister on his finger, but he's expected to be ready for a callup and big-league debut when rosters expand in September...

    Mike Vernon Written by Mike Vernon about 9 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  6. Shepkowski: Jon Lester's Been What the Cubs Have Needed Him to Be

    (CBS) Cubs left-hander Jon Lester was nothing short of garbage Wednesday night at Wrigley Field in a loss to the Tigers , going just 2 2/3 innings and allowing seven earned runs ...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 9 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  7. Cubs Reach out to Season Ticket Holders About Purchasing Playoff Tickets

    CHICAGO -- The Cubs sent out playoff ticket invoices to season-ticket holders Thursday, and it wasn't just email inbox spam.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 9 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  8. Jon Lester Puzzled After Early Knockout

    The pause between sentences spoke volumes about the bewildered state of Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  9. Cubs Fall Once Again to Hot-Hitting Pitcher

    For the second consecutive night, the Cubs allowed a hit to a pitcher with zero at-bats at both the major and minor league level...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 9 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  10. How the Cubs Are Regaining Chicago's Faith

    CHICAGO -- The love affair between the Chicago Cubs and their fans is back as they're in the thick of the playoff race this late in the season for the first time since 2008...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 9 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  11. How Do Chicago's Athletic Uniforms Stack Up Against the Rest of the Country?

    Chicago athletes are some of the best-dressed in the country, according to new rankings developed by the good folks at Uni-Watch.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 9 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs Have in-House Candidates for Second Base

    CHICAGO -- The Cubs have been mentioned as a possible match for the Phillies ' Chase Utley, but both manager Joe Maddon and general manager Jed Hoyer said Tuesday the team has in-house ...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 9 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  13. Cubs to Sign Trevor Cahill

    The Cubs have agreed to a minor league deal with righty Trevor Cahill, according to the MLB .com transactions page (with Chris Cotillo of SB Nation confirming the information on Twitter)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  14. From All-Star Snub to Cy Young? Arrieta Making Case

    The Cubs have seven All-Stars and three World Series winners on their roster. But it's one of the players who has sniffed neither in his career who might have the most to say about ...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  15. Miguel Montero Helping Kyle Schwarber at Catcher

    CHICAGO -- Kyle Schwarber's biggest fan is the veteran catcher he's trying to replace, Miguel Montero, who has already made plans to help the Cubs rookie get better, starting Jan...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  16. Cubs Have 88 Percent Chance of Making Playoffs

    Less than a third of the season remains, and most major-league teams are winning about as many game as their runs scored and allowed suggest...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  17. Kris Bryant Advances from Question Mark to Asset on Defense

    With each game taking on greater importance with a playoff berth at stake, manager Joe Maddon frequently substitutes toward the end of victories by employing his best defensive team...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 30 reads 0 comments

  18. Chicago Cubs Twitter Mailbag: What Happens to Starlin Castro?

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  19. Chicago Cubs' Starlin Castro Ignores Chase Utley Rumors

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs' Justin Grimm Shining Bright During Streak

    The Chicago Cubs ' Justin Grimm has been lights-out this season and skipper Joe Maddon has taken notice of the right-hander's work thus far...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  21. Do Chicago Cubs Need Chase Utley? Let's Look at Their Chemistry

    Do the Chicago Cubs need Chase Utley? The longtime Philadelphia Phillies second baseman should be dealt any day now, and the Cubs have been monitoring his progress for quite some time...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  22. Kyle Schwarber Finds out What Cubs-White Sox Is All About

    Kyle Schwarber didn't realize a White Sox fan threw something at him until he got back to his spot in left field. “Tall boy,” Schwarber said. “It wasn't even drank all the way...

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  23. Chicago Cubs Beat White Sox for 15th Win in 16 Games

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  24. Jake Arrieta Delivers Another Quality Start as Cubs Beat White Sox

    As dependable as Jake Arrieta has been since throwing his 122-pitch shutout at Minnesota on June 21, Cubs manager Joe Maddon has cautioned there is still plenty of room for growth from his well-equipped starter...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  25. Celebrate or Don't, Chicago Cubs Manager Joe Maddon Doesn't Care

    The only reason Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon knew of Friday's back-and-forth between Cubs reliever Pedro Strop and White Sox base runner Alexei Ramirez is because he turned on the news that night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 17 reads 0 comments