1. Kyle Schwarber Demoted to Triple-A Iowa by Cubs, Currently Hitting .171

    The Chicago Cubs demoted the versatile Kyle Schwarber to the Triple-A Iowa Cubs on Thursday following continued struggles at the plate during the opening months of the 2017 MLB season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 71,257 reads 0 comments

  2. Addison Russell's Wife Files for Divorce, Won't Speak with MLB for Investigation

    As Major League Baseball continues to investigate domestic violence allegations against Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell , his wife, Melisa Russell, has filed for divorce...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 35,963 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Reportedly Told Teams Anthony Rizzo's Home Plate Collision Violated Rules

    Even though Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo wasn't disciplined by Major League Baseball for sliding into San Diego Padres catcher Austin Hedges on Monday, he did violate MLB 's collision rule on the play...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 9,756 reads 0 comments

  4. Cubs Prospect Eloy Jimenez Hits Home Run into Stadium Lights

    Eloy Jimenez did his best Roy Hobbs impersonation during Monday night's Single-A Carolina League Home Run Derby. Representing the Chicago Cubs ' Myrtle Beach Pelicans, MLB ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 794 reads 0 comments

  5. Joe Maddon Ejected After Arguing over Anthony Rizzo's Foul Ball HR

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was ejected from Friday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after leadoff hitter Anthony Rizzo hit a ball over the fence that was ruled foul by the umpires...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 28,545 reads 0 comments

  6. Grading the Chicago Cubs on the 2017 MLB Draft

    The Chicago Cubs ascended to championship heights by assembling an exciting core of young position players. They spent 2017's MLB draft searching for pitchers to preserve a balanced future...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 31,342 reads 0 comments

  7. Kyle Schwarber Crushes a Home Run off Matt Harvey

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber clearly wasn't intimidated by facing "The Dark Knight" during Wednesday's contest against the New York Mets at Citi Field...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 7,445 reads 0 comments

  8. Cubs Selling Ivy Leaves from 2016 Season for $200 Each

    After winning the first World Series title since 1908, the Chicago Cubs are going to cash in any way they know how...

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  9. Kyle Hendricks Placed on 10-Day DL with Hand Injury

    The Chicago Cubs placed starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks on the 10-day disabled list Thursday because of right hand tendinitis...

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  10. Addison Russell Denies Allegations of Domestic Violence from Instagram Post

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has denied allegations of domestic violence against his wife. "Any allegation I have abused my wife is false and hurtful," Russell said in a statement, via Big League Stew ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 27,749 reads 0 comments

  11. MLB Investigating Addison Russell Domestic Violence Allegation in Instagram Post

    Major League Baseball is set to investigate Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell after allegations of domestic violence were made against him Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 44,047 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs' 2017 MLB Draft Preview, Predictions

    The Chicago Cubs went from a rebuilding afterthought to World Series champs thanks in large part to the front office's ability to draft and develop young talent...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 11,547 reads 0 comments

  13. Jake Arrieta Could Cost Himself $100M with Free-Agent Year Letdown

    This isn't how the script was supposed to go for Jake Arrieta or the Chicago Cubs . Chicago rolled into 2017 as MLB 's defending champion, fresh off a historic curse-busting run and with a roster deep and loaded enough for a repeat performance...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 148,914 reads 0 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Reportedly Wants to Join Chicago Cubs in Free Agency

    Longtime baseball scribe Peter Gammons told 670 The Score on Friday that Bryce Harper 's preference is to sign with the Chicago Cubs when he hits the open market...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 139,156 reads 0 comments

  15. Anthony Rizzo Announces Engagement to Girlfriend Emily Vakos

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo announced Thursday he's engaged to girlfriend Emily Vakos . According to The Big Lead's Ryan Phillips , Vakos is a real estate broker in Chicago...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 22,139 reads 0 comments

  16. Chicago Cubs: 5 Potential Trade Options to Erase Early Struggles

    The Chicago Cubs should not press the panic button just yet. Following a championship triumph over a century in the making, the Cubs entered 2017 with lofty expectations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 16,833 reads 0 comments

  17. Joe Maddon Doesn't Blame Bryce Harper for Brawl, Charging Mound vs. Giants

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he supported the decision by Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper to charge the mound Monday to fight San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a pitch...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 4,506 reads 0 comments

  18. Kris Bryant Says Cubs Have 'No Need to Worry,' Joe Maddon Talks Slow Start

    The Chicago Cubs started the 2016 season with a sparkling 25-6 record before ultimately overcoming 108 years of frustration with a World Series title. This year's version has the 25 in the win column but an uglier 24 in the loss column...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 9,603 reads 0 comments

  19. Chicago Cubs Wear 'Anchorman' Outfits for Trip to Los Angeles

    Chicago Cubs players: Assemble! Following Chicago's 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday, members of the Cubs traded in their uniforms for suits straight ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 21,943 reads 0 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs: Ian Happ and 5 Reasons to Expect a Cubbies Breakout

    The Chicago Cubs are now 45 games into the 2017 season. At this point a year ago, they were 31-14 with a five-game lead in the NL Central standings and a ridiculous plus-119 run differential...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 23,235 reads 0 comments

  21. Man Dies After Falling over Railing at Wrigley Field Following Cubs Game

    A 42-year-old Wheaton , Illinois, man died Wednesday after falling over a railing at Wrigley Field following the Chicago Cubs game against the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday. According to Scott Gleeson of USA Today , Richard E...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 313,234 reads 0 comments

  22. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Who Need to Step Up ASAP After Poor Starts

    The Chicago Cubs are not off to the dominant start many expected. The World Series champions are 20-19 with a plus-eight run differential through their first 39 games, leaving them in third place in the NL Central...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 12,358 reads 0 comments

  23. What is Really Wrong with the Champion Chicago Cubs?

    Chicago Cubs fans know angst. Even after watching their team end the most infamous title drought in professional sports, the North Side faithful have deep reserves of nervous discontent...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 48,101 reads 0 comments

  24. Joe Maddon, Jon Lester Rip MLB's Slide Rule After Ian Happ Double-Play Call

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon and starting pitcher Jon Lester criticized Major League Baseball's slide rule after Ian Happ was called for an illegal slide at second base vs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 30,339 reads 0 comments

  25. Ian Happ, No. 2 Prospect in Cubs' Minor League System, Called Up to Majors

    The Chicago Cubs recalled prospect Ian Happ from the Triple-A Iowa Cubs and inserted him in Saturday's lineup as the starting right fielder against the National League Central rival St...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 16,765 reads 0 comments