1. MLB Draft: Cubs GM Jed Hoyer Keeping an Open Mind

    This weekend the Cubs are getting an up-close look at the St. Louis Cardinals and their player-development machine...

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  2. Emilio Bonifacio Sitting Today vs. Cardinals

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  3. Renteria on Closer Veras: 'He's Still Our Guy'

    ST. LOUIS -- Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria is sticking with Jose Veras as his closer despite Veras blowing his second save in as many chances this season.....

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  4. The Cubs Finally Scored a Run for Jeff Samardzija

    Ryan Sweeney's game-tying RBI single in the top of the seventh inning against the Cardinals on Friday night may have seemed innocent, but it ended a rather embarrassing stretch devoid of any run support for starter Jeff Samardzija...

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  5. Jake Arrieta Close to Rejoining Cubs' Starting Rotation

    MLB .com's Carrie Muskat reports that starter Jake Arrieta will need at least one more rehab start with Double-A Tennessee before rejoining the Cubs ' rotation...

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  6. Foes Appreciate Cubs Are Work in Progress

    It's hard to find an opposing baseball executive that doesn't like how the Chicago Cubs are going about their rebuilding plan...

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  7. Chicago Cubs' Biggest Early Season Surprises and Disappointments

    At the beginning of every Major League Baseball season, hope springs eternal. That is, of course, until the first couple weeks of games are played...

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  8. Series Preview: Cubs at Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS -- The Chicago Cubs hit the road for five games including their first look at the St. Louis Cardinals this weekend. Here's a preview.....

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  9. Bonifacio's Energy Just What Cubs Need

    CHICAGO -- If you're watching a Cubs game and you see a player get a hit and flash a sideways V over his eye, then "lo viste...

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  10. Adding 50 Pounds Beneficial for Cubs Prospect

    Friends of Paul Blackburn didn't notice the 50 pounds that he gained since high schooluntil they watched videotapes of his performances at Heritage High School in Brentwood, Calif....

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  11. Ump Says Starlin Castro Beat Tag at Plate

    At first glance, it looked like a test case for Major League Baseball's new anti-collision rule at home plate.....

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  12. Cardinals, Yankees Will Be Tough Test for Cubs

    Whether he wants to admit it or not, this is a big year for Anthony Rizzo, who got $41 million guaranteed before his first full season in the big leagues.....

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  13. Cubs' Bullpen Wastes Wood's Strong Start in Loss

    The Cubs bullpen wasted a strong pitching performance from Travis Wood and some early run production, blowing a four-run lead in the seventh inning of a 5-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates in the finale of a six-game opening homestand...

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  14. Cubs Aim for Series Victory Against Pirates

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  15. Leadoff Man Emilio Bonifacio Playing the Top Hits

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  16. Baseball Tonight

    Cubs GM Jed Hoyer joins Buster Olney to discuss his message to frustrated Cubs fans and much more. Plus, Jayson Stark on the injuries which are ravaging the AL West and more.....

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  17. Cubs Respond to 'Mascot' Fan-Punching Incident in Wrigleyville

    The Cubs mascots (official and unofficial) have been the hottest storylines surrounding the team in 2014.....

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  18. Cubs See Starlin Castro Playing with an Edge Again

    Hours before Perfect Game Watch began, Starlin Castro took groundballs inside an empty Wrigley Field, part of the routine he believes will make him an All-Star shortstop again.....

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  19. Rizzo's Big Night Makes Up for Bad Memory

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  20. Lake Frustrated by Lack of Playing Time

    CHICAGO -- Count Chicago Cubs ' outfielder Junior Lake as another interested party in his lack of playing time...

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  21. Catcher Welington Castillo Takes His Responsibilities Seriously

    The Cubs ' hierarchy has made the franchise about the future, focusing on the potential stardom of hitters such as Javier Baez, Albert Almora and Kris Bryant and pitchers such as C...

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  22. Javy Baez Incident Should Show Cubs Why Prospects Need Support

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  23. Rick Renteria Ejected in Cubs' 7-6 Loss to Pirates

    The Cubs ' frustration Tuesday night started with Edwin Jackson's inconsistency and ended with manager Rick Renteria's rarely seen anger.....

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  24. Castro: 'I Got My Feeling Back'

    CHICAGO -- Remember these few days if this is the beginning of the return of the old Starlin Castro. The sometimes-embattled starting shortstop for the Chicago Cubs is locked in -- ...

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  25. Pirates Beat Castro (2 HRs) and Cubs 7-6

    Pedro Alvarez had two hits and two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame two home runs by Starlin Castro to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night...

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