1. Cubs Agree to $1.3MM Bonus with 4th-Rounder Wilson

    The Cubs have agreed to a $1.3MM bonus with fourth-round selection D.J. Wilson, Jim Callis of MLB .com reports on Twitter. That's well above the $503,100 slot value that came with the 113th overall pick...

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  2. Chicago Cubs Pitcher Jon Lester Still Adjusting to National League

    CHICAGO -- Like Kyle Hendricks before him, Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester sounds like a man with few answers. No longer is he recovering from his dead arm issues of spring training, nor is he still settling his family in a new environment...

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  3. Dodgers Score Early, Toss Shutout to Split Series with Cubs

    The Los Angeles Dodgers , who dropped the first two games to the Chicago Cubs , looked to split the four-game series with an early game on Thursday...

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  4. Dodgers Shut out Cubs, 4-0, to Split Series

    CHICAGO - Right-hander Carlos Frias and four relievers combined to shut out the Chicago Cubs Thursday as the Dodgers salvaged a split of their four-game series at Wrigley Field with a 4-0 victory...

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  5. Kris Bryant Sick, Jon Lester Angry, Cubs Lose 4-0

    The summary: Cubs rookie third baseman Kris Bryant left after two innings because of flu-like symptoms as the Dodgers pounced on Jon Lester in the first two innings en route to a 4-0 win...

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  6. Castro Enters Game in 6th Inning at SS

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  7. Bryant (Flu-Like Symptoms) Leaves Early

    Even the best ones get sick. Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant left Thursday's game after two innings because of flu-like symptoms...

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  8. Bryant (Flu) Leaves Early vs. Dodgers

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  9. Bryant Leaves Game Early vs. Dodgers

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  10. Castro Scratched as He Awaits Birth of 2nd Child

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  11. Lester on Cubs' Interest in Papelbon: 'I Know He Would Be Excited to Come Here'

    Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester would welcome former teammate and current Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon to the Windy City with open arms...

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  12. Cubs Starter Kyle Hendricks Has Few Answers After Rough Outing

    It's back to the drawing board for Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks after he got hit for two home runs while lasting just five innings in his team's 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday...

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  13. Early Struggles Haunt Kyle Hendricks, Cubs in Loss to Dodgers

    Cubs manager Joe Maddon summed it up after watching his team beat Cy Young Award winners Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke on back-to-back nights at Wrigley Field: “You have to pitch better than good pitching...

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  14. Cubs Still Need Pitching, Still Need to Prove They're Playoff Team

    By the time the Cubs got to the ballpark Wednesday afternoon, they were in full afterglow from winning back-to-back games against the Dodgers ' two Cy Young-winning aces, answering ...

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  15. Chicago Cubs Might Need Spot Starter for Tsuyoshi Wada

    CHICAGO -- For the first time this season the Chicago Cubs might need a spot start in place of an injured pitcher, as lefty Tsuyoshi Wada is still ailing after leaving Monday's 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  16. Expectations Beginning to Grow for This Plucky Cubs Team

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  17. Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant Could Be Like Cubs Hall of Fame Duo

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  18. Addison Russell Gaining Confidence as He Gets Back to Playing His Game

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  19. Joe Maddon Expects Cubs Front Office Will Deliver at Trade Deadline

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  20. Cubs Battle Past Baby-Holding Dad for Win

    One night after beating Clayton Kershaw, the Cubs outlasted Zack Greinke to beat the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 on Chris Denorfia's game-winner in the bottom of the 10th on Tuesday...

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  21. Wada Should Make Next Start; Fowler Day-to-Day

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  22. Cubs Can Make Case for Trading -- or Keeping -- Castro

    CHICAGO -- This week we're examining issues facing the Chicago Cubs that might have more than one right answer. In that vein, no one on the team elicits a wider range of opinions than shortstop Starlin Castro...

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  23. Cubs: Will Theo Epstein Have Flexibility to Add at Trade Deadline?

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  24. Young Executives Theo Epstein, Andrew Friedman Keep Raising Bar

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  25. Bryant Becomes Cubs' First 1st-Year Player with 10 Homers, 40 RBI by Break

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant reached 10 home runs and 42 RBI for the season with a big night against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday, becoming the first player in franchise ...

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