1. Can Soler-Rizzo-Bryant-Russell Quartet Become Future Murderers' Row for Cubs?

    There are some pieces of baseball history that a responsible baseball writer needs to think twice about invoking. Then there are the "Murderers' Row" New York Yankees lineups of the 1920s, which require at least 1...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 35,765 reads 74 comments

  2. Pitching Will Dictate Cubs' Playoff Push

    General manager Jed Hoyer is aware of baseball's pendulum, so he's not about to jump to conclusions and immediately declare the Cubs are aggressively pursuing upgrades...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 6 days ago 115 reads 0 comments

  3. GM Jed Hoyer Hopes Cubs Will Become Buyers

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 6 days ago 394 reads 0 comments

  4. Pirates Snap Cubs Four-Game Winning Streak

    Gerrit Cole allowed three hits over six innings, Andrew McCutchen had a two-run triple and the Pittsburgh Pirates posted an 8-1 victory Wednesday night, salvaging the finale of the ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 7 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  5. Pittsburgh Pirates defeat Chicago Cubs, avoid sweep

    Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole shut down the Cubs for six innings Wednesday to prevent the Cubs from sweeping the Pirates and keeping pace with the first-place Cardinals ....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 7 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  6. Cole, McCutchen Lead Pirates Past Cubs, 8-1

    Andrew McCutchen reached the 1,000-hit plateau Wednesday night, which was a big deal to nearly everyone in the Pittsburgh Pirates ' clubhouse -- except McCutchen...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 7 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  7. Grant Balfour on Cubs' radar in search for bullpen reinforcements

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 7 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  8. Joe Maddon Tampering Investigation Reveals No Violation by Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs are officially in the clear after Major League Baseball announced Wednesday that an investigation found no evidence of tampering in the hiring of manager Joe Maddon this past offseason...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 8,942 reads 19 comments

  9. Kris Bryant Among Chicago Cubs on MLB All-Star Ballot

    CHICAGO -- Voting for the 2015 All-Star Game being held in Cincinnati began Wednesday with eight Chicago Cubs on the ballot...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 days ago 179 reads 0 comments

  10. Chicago Cubs Steal Their Way to Another Win

    CHICAGO -- We knew the Chicago Cubs would hit home runs this year and we had an idea that with the additions of Dexter Fowler, Kris Bryant, Jorge Soler and Miguel Montero they would take a few more walks...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 days ago 34 reads 0 comments

  11. This Is What Starlin Castro Has Been Waiting for with Cubs

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 days ago 93 reads 0 comments

  12. Wood Pitches Cubs Past Pirates 6-2 for 4th Straight Win

    CHICAGO -- Dexter Fowler had three hits and two RBIs, Travis Wood tossed seven strong innings and the Chicago Cubs won their fourth straight game Tuesday night with a 6-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 days ago 132 reads 0 comments

  13. Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant: No Home Runs? No Problem

    CHICAGO -- As you might expect, Chicago Cubs rookie Kris Bryant is hardly concerned that he hasn't hit his first career home run despite a drought that rivals the longest of his baseball career...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  14. Chicago Cubs: Scott Boras Just Won't Give Up

    Scott Boras has done it again. For whatever reason, baseball's most successful agent can't seem to keep his feeling about the Cubs or the sport in general to himself...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 8 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  15. Kris Bryant Effect, Addison Russell Watch and Javier Baez's Future

    The Bryant Effect isn't an official major-league statistic, but there's little doubt the call-up of Kris Bryant already has had a significant impact on the Cubs ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  16. Rapid Reaction: Chicago Cubs 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 - Chicago Cubs Blog - ESPN

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Monday night. Here's a quick look at the game. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 9 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  17. Jason Hammel Pitches Chicago Cubs to Victory

    Cubs right-hander Jason Hammel pitched eight scoreless innings to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 in the opener of a three-game series Monday at Wrigley Field as the Cubs improved to four games over ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 9 days ago 170 reads 0 comments

  18. Cubs Recall Lake, Option Schlitter to Triple-A

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  19. WATCH: Kris Bryant Nearly Trampled by Racing Reds Mascots

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 days ago 308 reads 0 comments

  20. Jake Arrieta Refuses to Cave In, Sets Tone for Cubs

    CINCINNATI — Two years ago, Jake Arrieta may not have made it out of the fifth inning of Sunday's Cubs - Reds game...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  21. Russell Comes Through as Cubs Sweep Reds

    CINCINNATI — Addison Russell's first week in the big leagues hasn't gone exactly the way the 21-year-old rookie would have liked, but it ended on a high note...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 10 days ago 486 reads 0 comments

  22. Russell's Big Double Leads Cubs over Reds 5-2

    CINCINNATI -- Rookie Addison Russell doubled with the bases loaded -- one of his best moments during his first week in the majors -- and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 5-2 victory ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 10 days ago 70 reads 0 comments

  23. Watch: Montero Goes Oppo for 100th Career HR

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  24. RAINOUT DETAILS: SATURDAY'S GAME WITH CUBS HAS BEEN POSTPONED

    Redeveloping rain continues to plague the area throughout the afternoon and most recent forecast indicates the rain will continue into the evening. Therefore, today's game is postponed...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 11 days ago 540 reads 0 comments

  25. Former Cubs Catcher, Expos Manager Jim Fanning Dies at 87

    Jim Fanning, best known as a former general manager and manager of the Expos, passed away Saturday at age 87...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 days ago 31 reads 0 comments