1. Joe Maddon to Discuss Slide Rule with Joe Torre Following NLCS Game 1 Ejection

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he spoke with Joe Torre, MLB 's chief baseball officer, and will meet with Torre to discuss the slide rule at home plate following the Cubs' ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs Advance to Face Dodgers in NLCS Behind Wade Davis' 1st Career 7-Out Save

    The World Series champions are still alive. The Chicago Cubs overcame an early 4-1 deficit and held on for dear life at the end to oust the Washington Nationals in Game 5 of ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs, MLB Sued by Fan Who Was Struck by Ball and Left Blind in 1 Eye

    The Chicago Cubs are facing a lawsuit from a fan. On Monday, A.J. Perez of USA Today reported Jay Loos, a 60-year-old Cubs fan, filed a lawsuit against the team and Major League ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Anthony Rizzo's 8th-Inning RBI Gives Cubs Win vs Max Scherzer, Nationals in NLDS

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo looped a game-winning single in the bottom of the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals on Monday night to give the Cubs a 2-1 victory in Game 3 of a National League Division Series...

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  5. Chicago Cubs: 5 Keys to a Deep 2017 Postseason Run

    The Chicago Cubs waited over a century to capture the World Series crown for a third time. Now they have tasted success, they crave more...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 6,605 reads 0 comments

  6. Champion Cubs Are Lurking as Dangerous $200M Postseason Underdogs

    On Wednesday, the Chicago Cubs clinched a second consecutive National League Central crown. A year ago, they rained confetti on the North Side. The defending champions are headed back to October...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 20,309 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Cubs Clinch 2017 NL Central Title, Postseason Berth

    The Chicago Cubs are back in the MLB playoffs for the third year in a row after they clinched the National League Central with Wednesday's 5-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 7,999 reads 0 comments

  8. Bill Murray Approached to Play Joe Maddon in Movie About Cubs' World Series Win

    A movie about the 2016 Chicago Cubs is in the works, according to Anita Busch of Deadline.com. One interesting tidbit was revealed in her Wednesday report...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 9,298 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Stepping Up Big in Clutch Playoff-Race Pressure

    At 85-67 entering play Friday, the Chicago Cubs hold a 4.5-game lead over the upstart Milwaukee Brewers in the National League Central. Considering they have 10 games left to play, it's a safe bet they will win the division...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 9,367 reads 0 comments

  10. Kyle Schwarber's Comeback from Batting .171 to Lethal Cubs Slugger

    How, exactly, Kyle Schwarber fits into the Chicago Cubs ' many schemes remains a good question. But as they gear up for another World Series run, they can take comfort in at least one thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 19,699 reads 0 comments

  11. Cubs' Willson Contreras Suspended 1 Game for Umpire Outburst vs. Cardinals

    Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was suspended two games by Major League Baseball on Saturday for his outburst against an umpire during the Cubs' 8-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday, per Bleacher Report's Scott Miller ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 20,150 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs: September Call-Ups Looking Like Impact Players for 2018

    Winning has come at a cost for the Chicago Cubs , who had already either promoted or traded their blue-chip prospects before MLB 's September roster expansion. Fans of any other team won't shed a tear for the defending champions...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 5,865 reads 0 comments

  13. Trading Phenom Slugger Eloy Jimenez Will Come Back to Haunt Chicago Cubs

    Recently, Eloy Jimenez visited the Chicago White Sox 's dugout and spoke with reporters . "I truly believe that I can be playing here right now," the 20-year-old said. The numbers back that up: Jimenez hit ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 207,286 reads 0 comments

  14. Chicago Cubs: 5 Big Questions They Must Answer to Get to the Playoffs

    The Chicago Cubs are trying to buck a troubling recent trend for reigning World Series winners. Jay Jaffe of Sports Illustrated wrote: "In truth, recent history has been unkind to World Series winners...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 6,004 reads 0 comments

  15. Jake Arrieta Ruled Out for 7-10 Days with Hamstring Injury

    Former National League Cy Young winner Jake Arrieta has left the Chicago Cubs with a huge hole in the rotation after suffering an injury to his hamstring...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 2,355 reads 0 comments

  16. Javier Baez Leaves Game vs. Braves After Suffering Head Injury

    Chicago Cubs utility infielder Javier Baez exited Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves after taking a knee to the head...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 9,075 reads 0 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs: 5 Bold Predictions for the Final Month of the Season

    After spending much of the first half of the season looking up at the Milwaukee Brewers , the Chicago Cubs are finally gaining separation in the National League Central. At 73-60 entering play Friday, they're 3...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 19,005 reads 0 comments

  18. Leonys Martin Reportedly Traded to Cubs for Player to Be Named Later, Cash

    The Chicago Cubs reportedly have added depth to their outfield mix for the stretch run after acquiring Leonys Martin from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 20,741 reads 0 comments

  19. Addison Russell's MRI Reveals Reaggravation of Foot Injury; Could Miss 3 Weeks

    The Chicago Cubs could be without shortstop Addison Russell for another three weeks after he reaggravated his foot injury prior to a rehab appearance on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 369 reads 0 comments

  20. Jon Lester Reportedly Will Be Activated from DL Saturday After Lat Injury

    Jon Lester will reportedly return to the mound Saturday against the Atlanta Braves when the Chicago Cubs activate him off the 10-day disabled list, according to the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 1,888 reads 0 comments

  21. Wade Davis Sets Cubs Record with 27th Consecutive Save

    Wade Davis earned his 27th straight save with the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, pitching a scoreless ninth inning in the 4-1 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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  22. Chicago Cubs: Predicting 5 Impact September Call-Ups for 2017

    The final month of the 2017 MLB season is right around the corner, and with that rosters are set to expand from 25 to 40 players...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 10,522 reads 0 comments

  23. Kris Bryant Suffers Hand Injury After Being Hit by Pitch vs. Reds

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant suffered a left hand contusion after he was hit by a pitch in the ninth inning of Tuesday night's 13-9 win over the Cincinnati Reds , according to ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 3,517 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 6 months ago 5,954 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 6 months ago 6,964 reads 0 comments