1. Rizzo the All-Star Might Be a Reality

    PITTSBURGH – We're past the point of wondering if Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is having a rebound season and on to figuring out if he's an All-Star...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 349 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs Game Day: Cubs Roll to 7-3 Win

    PITTSBURGH -- About two hours before Tuesday night's game, Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria gave a thorough scouting report on Pittsburgh Pirates prospect Gregory Polanco. ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 47 reads 0 comments

  3. Rizzo's HR, Two Doubles Lead Cubs to 7-3 Win

    PITTSBURGH – Gregory Polanco, one of the top prospects in baseball, had barely settled into his position in right field for his debut with the Pittsburgh Pirates Tuesday night ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 123 reads 0 comments

  4. Rizzo's Big Game Leads Cubs over Pirates

    CHICAGO -- Anthony Rizzo homered, doubled twice and drove in three runs to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-3 Tuesday night, spoiling Gregory Polanco's much-anticipated debut...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 88 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs Release Jose Veras

    As expected, no other teams claimed Jose Veras and the remainder of his $4 million contract off waivers after the Cubs designated him for assignment last week and the 33-year-old reliever has been released...

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  6. Oldest Living Former Cub Takes in Game at Wrigley

    CHICAGO -- Lennie Merullo, 97, the oldest living Cubs player to have played in a World Series, was welcomed back to Wrigley Field on Saturday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 4 reads 0 comments

  7. Cubs Send Olt to the Bench, Not Minors

    PITTSBURGH – After appearing in 17 consecutive games during mid-May, Chicago Cubs third baseman Mike Olt's playing time has been reduced again amid an 0-for-16 slump over his past six games that has dropped his batting average to ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 6 reads 0 comments

  8. Neil Ramirez Proving He Belongs with Cubs

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  9. No Place Like Home as Cubs Suffer Another Road Loss

    Riding the high of their best homestand of the year, the Cubs ventured out onto the road again, only to rediscover the hazards beyond their ivy-covered haven...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 83 reads 0 comments

  10. Valbuena Back at Third for Cubs

    It's become more apparent recently that Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria is opting for more consistent players in his lineup. That's the case Monday night with right fielder Nate Schierholtz and left fielder Chris Coghlan...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 328 reads 0 comments

  11. Challenge System Is a Challenge for Cubs

    The Cubs spent the last week playing their best ball of the season, despite a 4-3 loss Sunday to the Marlins at Wrigley Field...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 109 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs Prospects: B/R's Top-15 Breakdown, Post-2014 Draft

    The Cubs went with the best hitter in the 2014 draft in Round 1 after the top three pitchers were taken off the board with the top three picks. After that, they loaded up with plenty of arms...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 1 month ago 9,617 reads 10 comments

  13. Efficiency Solidifying Jake Arrieta's Status

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  14. Series preview: Cubs at Pirates

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  15. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 10

    The Chicago Cubs have been playing some good baseball of late, as they are 12-8 in their last 20 games. With series wins against the New York Mets and the Miami Marlins last week, they climbed to No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 3,314 reads 2 comments

  16. Cubs' 5-Game Winning Streak Comes to an End

    Cubs manager Rick Renteria cautioned there would be hiccups along the way, and sure enough, the Cubs experienced one Sunday.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 108 reads 0 comments

  17. Starlin Castro Finding the Right Fixes

    CHICAGO -- Friday wasn't Starlin Castro's first hitless game of the season, but it was the first time he didn't feel right at the plate.....

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  18. Cubs: Jeff Samardzija Proves Rough Outing Was an Anomaly

    The trade rumors won't go away until Jeff Samardzija is, in fact, traded. But in case there were any worries about Samardzija's trade stock plummeting from one bad outing, the Cubs ace put those to rest on Saturday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 205 reads 0 comments

  19. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 5, Marlins 2

    The Chicago Cubs got two home runs from Junior Lake to help Jeff Samardzija to his second win of the season...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 164 reads 0 comments

  20. Draft 'A Good Couple of Days' for Cubs

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs have put together a nice five-game winning streak -- Saturday's 5-2 defeat of the Miami Marlins the latest in that string -- and earned their third and fourth series victories of the season in the process...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 391 reads 0 comments

  21. Lake 2 HRs, Cubs Beat Marlins for 5th Win in Row

    Junior Lake hit two home runs, Emilio Bonifacio added a two-run shot and the Chicago Cubs extended their winning streak to five with a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 376 reads 0 comments

  22. Jordan Brink: Prospect Profile for Chicago Cubs' 11th-Round Pick

    Player: Jordan Brink Drafted by: Chicago Cubs Position: RHP DOB: 03/18/1993 (Age: 21) Height/Weight: 6’1”, 200 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 3,011 reads 1 comments

  23. Rizzo's walk-off dinger

    Anthony Rizzo drills a two-run, walk-off home run deep to right field as the Cubs take the win over the Marlins in the 13th, 5-3...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 240 reads 0 comments

  24. Cubs Draft: Mostly Arms on Day 2

    CHICAGO – The Cubs filled some needs in Day 2 of the amateur draft Friday as they selected a catcher and seven pitchers in Rounds 3.....

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  25. Blackhawks Take Batting Practice Hacks at Wrigley

    Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell played baseball growing up, but his swing didn't look as sharp as his slap shot Friday morning as he and a group of teammates took batting practice at Wrigley Field...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 1,886 reads 0 comments