1. Source: Hendricks to Start Against Reds

    Right-hander Kyle Hendricks will make his major league debut later this week for the Chicago Cubs against the Cincinnati Reds , according to a source close to the situation...

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  2. Cubs' Castro, Samardzija Named to NL All-Stars; Rizzo on Final Vote

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  3. Theo Epstein Can See Light at End of Tunnel for Cubs: Chicago Sun-Times

    WASHINGTON — The biggest trade yet for the Cubs ' third-year front office sent another wrecking ball through another season...

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  4. Cubs' Veterans Hope to Lead Youngsters

    WASHINGTON -- Carlos Villanueva wasn't informed that he would be starting Saturday's game until 11 a.m. - five hours before the first pitch...

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  5. Dejected Cubs 'Spit out a Bad Ballgame'

    WASHINGTON — After learning late Friday that Jeff Samardzija had been traded to the Athletics , Cubs reliever James Russell had a final moment with his longtime teammate...

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  6. Nats Get Season-High 19 Hits in Rout of Cubs

    Gio Gonzalez pitched eight sparkling innings and Ryan Zimmerman tied a career high with four hits and drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals roughed up the Chicago Cubs without recently traded Jeff Samardzija for a 13-0 victory Saturday...

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  7. Cubs' Epstein: Trade for Russell 'No-Brainer'

    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said acquiring top shortstop prospect Addison Russell from the Oakland Athletics on Friday, for veteran pitchers Jeff ...

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  8. Epstein Confident Baez Can Play Multiple Positons

    Theo: “We feel Javier Baez is a shortstop but we're also confident he can play second base or third base or the outfield if he has to...

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  9. A's Make Themselves the 2014 Favorite, but Cubs May Have Won Deal

    It seemed crazy. The A's, a team with the best starting pitching in the AL already, added two more starters to a rotation that seems full, even before Drew Pomeranz returns from rehab...

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  10. Analyzing Dan Straily's Impact on the Chicago Cubs' Future

    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein showed he isn't afraid to take big risks when he dealt his two best pitchers late Friday night...

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  11. Cubs Positioned for More Deals

    On the same night top prospects Javier Baez and Kris Bryant each hit home runs for Triple-A Iowa, the Chicago Cubs loaded up on more prospects...

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  12. Analyzing Billy McKinney's Impact on the Chicago Cubs' Future

    It looks like the Chicago Cubs are loading up for the future. On Friday night, it was announced the team parted ways with some valuable trade chips when it sent pitchers Jeff ...

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  13. Ruggiano Homers, Cubs Cool off Nationals 7-2

    WASHINGTON -- Justin Ruggiano homered for the second straight game for the Chicago Cubs , who used another solid outing from Jason Hammel to beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Friday...

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  14. Chicago Cubs Sweep Series at Fenway Park for the 1st Time Since 1915

    With Wednesday's 16-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox , the Chicago Cubs completed a series sweep at Fenway Park for the first time since May of 1915, when they did so against the Boston Braves , per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  15. Hoyer on Arrieta: 'I'm Glad We Have Him'

    Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer met with reporters on Wednesday before the Cubs played the Boston Red Sox ...

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  16. Barney, Olt Break out in Sweep of Red Sox

    It all came together in one evening for the Chicago Cubs on offense, especially for a couple of struggling players...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 249 reads 0 comments

  17. Lester Could Make Sense for Cubs in '15

    The Chicago Cubs are in need of top-of-the-rotation pitching in the coming years, so why not call Boston Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester, who likely is headed to free agency this ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 331 reads 0 comments

  18. Too Soon to Say If Cubs Will Make Early July Deal

    BOSTON — Wednesday marked the one-year anniversary of the trade that brought pitcher Jake Arrieta and reliever Pedro Strop to the Cubs from the Orioles for pitcher Scott Feldman, with the Cubs being accused of "jumping the market...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 10 reads 0 comments

  19. Cubs Brass Takes Steps to Bolster Computer Security

    BOSTON — The computer ­security breach that exposed the Houston Astros ' private trade memos to the public a few days ago sent shock waves through the game and gave the Cubs one more priority task for July...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 348 reads 0 comments

  20. Ernie Banks Gets Sports Illustrated Cover Treatment

    Cubs ' Hall of Famer Ernie Banks gets the cover treatment in this week's Sports Illustrated in the magazine's annual “Where Are they Now” edition...

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  21. Cubs Pound Boston 16-9, Complete Three-Game Sweep

    BOSTON -- Manager Rick Renteria didn't seem to mind that the Cubs had scored two runs or fewer in their past four games. .....

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  22. Cubs Complete Sweep over Red Sox, 16-9

    BOSTON -- Justin Ruggiano, Mike Olt and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers to power the Chicago Cubs to a 16-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night, completing a three-game interleague series sweep...

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  23. Contact Issues Continue to Plague Lake

    The strikeouts continue to pile up for Chicago Cubs outfielder Junior Lake as he failed to bring in a runner from third base twice in the Cubs' 2-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night...

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  24. Day Games to Blame for Cubs' Woes?

    ESPNChicago.com's Jesse Rogers discusses Red Sox slugger David Ortiz's comments about the impact of day games on the Cubs ...

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  25. Cubs Tweak Sign Plan, Expect Landmark Commission Approval

    So it would appear that the Cubs were serious about the seven new signs in Wrigley Field, according to Fran Spielman in the Sun-Times.....

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