1. Jon Lester Not Expected to Miss Significant Time with Lat, Shoulder Injuries

    The Chicago Cubs can breathe a sigh of relief after Jon Lester left Thursday's start against the Cincinnati Reds after just 1.2 innings with a lat injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 5,356 reads 0 comments

  2. Chicago Cubs: 5 Stars Who Need to Step Up ASAP Before It's Too Late

    The Chicago Cubs are in first place in the National League Central entering play Friday. Other than that, not much has gone according to plan for the MLB champions. At 63-57, the Cubs have the worst record of any division leader in baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 days ago 6,418 reads 0 comments

  3. Jon Lester Reportedly May Be Out for Season with Lat Injury

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester could miss the remainder of the 2017 season after suffering a left lat muscle injury, the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer reported Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 10,284 reads 0 comments

  4. Willson Contreras Injury Could Be Death Blow to Cubs' Playoff Chase

    If 2016 was about overcoming curses for the Chicago Cubs , 2017 has been about overcoming adversity. Their starting rotation wobbled like a Ferrari with a flat, forcing president ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 98,855 reads 0 comments

  5. Ben Zobrist Says MLB Needs Electronic Strike Zone After Game-Ending Call

    Count Chicago Cubs utility man Ben Zobrist among those who are ready for electronic strike zones calling strikes and balls in Major League Baseball. Umpire Mark Wegner punched Zobrist out on a pitch Jesse Rogers of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 21,490 reads 0 comments

  6. Willson Contreras Reportedly Could Miss 4-6 Weeks with Hamstring Injury

    The Chicago Cubs could be without star catcher Willson Contreras for four to six weeks because of a hamstring injury. Per MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 2,873 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Cubs: Pennant Race Roster Moves the Team Should Consider

    The passing of the non-waiver trade deadline doesn't mean a contender like the Chicago Cubs is finished tweaking the active roster for the stretch run...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 10,602 reads 0 comments

  8. Cubs' Willson Contreras Helped off the Field After Suffering Leg Injury

    The Chicago Cubs announced catcher Willson Contreras left Wednesday's game against the San Francisco Giants with a right leg injury. Bob Nightengale of USA Today noted Contreras was helped off the field after the setback...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 11,971 reads 0 comments

  9. Koji Uehara Placed on 10-Day DL by Cubs with Neck Injury

    The Chicago Cubs bullpen took another hit with right-hander Koji Uehara 's placement on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a neck injury...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 days ago 1,556 reads 0 comments

  10. Javier Baez Hits Inside-the-Park Home Run vs. San Francisco Giants

    Javier Baez hit a rare inside-the-park home run on Monday against the San Francisco Giants . Baez hit a long fly ball at the top of the second inning. He sent it soaring into the far reaches of right center field...

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  11. Chicago Cubs Begin West Coast Road Trip with 'Easy Rider' Theme

    The Chicago Cubs are back at it again with another road trip theme, this time paying homage to the 1969 film Easy Rider ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 14 days ago 3,991 reads 0 comments

  12. Addison Russell Placed on Cubs 10-Day DL with Foot Injury

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell suffered a foot injury that has landed him on the 10-day disabled list. The Cubs announced Friday that Russell had been placed on the DL, retroactive to Aug...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 3,767 reads 0 comments

  13. Jon Lester Notches 2,000th Career Strikeout vs. Diamondbacks

    Jon Lester on Tuesday became the 25th left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach 2,000 strikeouts...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 19 days ago 1,973 reads 0 comments

  14. Chicago Cubs: Final 2017 Trade Deadline Grades

    Months ago, MLB observers didn't anticipate the Chicago Cubs needing a big deadline boost to keep pace in the National League Central. The young champions were supposed to get better and realize their dynasty potential...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 19 days ago 16,889 reads 0 comments

  15. Steve Bartman Will Receive 2016 Cubs World Series Ring

    After more than a decade in exile facing scorn from fans who believe he cost the Chicago Cubs a World Series, Steve Bartman will receive a championship ring from the club...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 438,836 reads 0 comments

  16. Tigers' Justin Wilson, Alex Avila Reportedly Traded to Cubs

    The Detroit Tigers agreed Sunday to trade relief pitcher Justin Wilson and Alex Avila to the Chicago Cubs for Jeimer Candelario, Isaac Paredes and a player to be named later or cash, according to Jon Heyman of FanRang Sports...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 21 days ago 76,058 reads 0 comments

  17. Cubs Trade Rumors: Justin Wilson, Alex Avila Deal Reportedly Close with Tigers

    The Chicago Cubs are reportedly set to upgrade the roster for the playoff push with the additions of reliever Justin Wilson and catcher Alex Avila ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 10,717 reads 0 comments

  18. Jason Heyward Hit 8th HR of the Season After Finishing with 7 Last Season

    Fact: Jason Heyward hit his eighth home run of the season to propel the Cubs to a 2-1 win over the Brewers on Saturday. He had seven total home runs last season...

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  19. Chicago Cubs: Final 2017 Trade Deadline Predictions, Fact or Fiction

    The Chicago Cubs dived into the trade waters on July 12 to address their greatest need. All accounts indicate they're still swimming around the market to bolster their title defense...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 24 days ago 16,339 reads 0 comments

  20. The Baffling Story Behind Kris Bryant's Ultra-Rare $20,000 Baseball Card

    Terry Dulin had one of the most colorful and grandiose collections of rare Kris Bryant prospect cards on the planet...

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  21. Justin Verlander Reportedly Still on Cubs' Radar Despite Salary Concerns

    The Chicago Cubs "remain interested" in acquiring Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander , but they're reportedly reluctant to pay him the $56 million guaranteed he's owed in 2018 and 2019, according to MLB Network's Jon Morosi ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 26 days ago 6,175 reads 0 comments

  22. Ice Cube Leads Cubs Fans in Singing 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame'

    Ice Cube flexed his singing skills in an MLB tradition Saturday afternoon. While attending the Chicago Cubs vs. St...

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  23. Yu Darvish Reportedly on Cubs' Radar as Potential Trade Target

    MLB Network's Jon Morosi reported Friday that the Chicago Cubs have emerged as a suitor for Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 24,963 reads 0 comments

  24. Chicago Cubs: 5 Trades to Fix the Offense After Jose Quintana Blockbuster

    The Chicago Cubs addressed their most glaring deficiency when they acquired left-hander Jose Quintana from the cross-town Chicago White Sox , shoring up a rotation that was wobbling like a jalopy with a slow leak...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 26,520 reads 0 comments