1. Rizzo Getting Chance to Figure out Lefties

    CHICAGO -- Just four games into the season, Rick Renteria has been playing the matchups when making out his lineup...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 11 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  2. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects After Week 1

    It's only a week into the regular season in major league and minor league baseball, but the Cubs ' top 10 prospects have all changed their stock in some way...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 12 days ago 7,724 reads 16 comments

  3. Cubs Prospect Jorge Soler Placed on Seven-Day Minor League Disabled List

    Cubs outfield prospect Jorge Soler left last night's game with a hamstring injury. Soler, playing with the Tennessee Smokies in Double-A, doubled in his only at-bat against Pensacola last night before leaving...

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  4. Series Preview: Cubs vs. Phillies

    After record spring training crowds and an opening series in Pittsburgh , the Chicago Cubs begin the 100th-anniversary season at Wrigley Field with a three-game set against the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday...

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  5. First Win by Cubs 'quite a Relief' to Rick Renteria

    PITTSBURGH — With a runner on first and nobody out in the bottom of the ninth inning of another one-run game, a bunt was popped straight up in front of the plate, and the Cubs ...

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  6. The Ramifications of the Cubs Possibly Selling Minority Shares

    With the news breaking Thursday from CSN's Patrick Mooney that the Cubs may sell minority shares, the response was swift around Chicago.....

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  7. Bonifacio, Belt, Pagan Sizzling to Start 2014

    Who have been baseball's best hitters the first few days of the season? A couple of players staked their claims in wins on Thursday.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 13 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  8. Cubs Exploring Sale of Minority Shares for Wrigley Renovation

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  9. Hammel, Torrid Bonifacio Lift Cubs by Pirates

    PITTSBURGH -- Jason Hammel pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday for their first win of the season...

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  10. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 3, Pirates 2

    PITTSBURGH -- Rick Renteria earned his first victory as a major league manager when the Chicago Cubs defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday. Here's a quick recap.....

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  11. Ricketts Family Seems to Win Even If Cubs Maintain Losing Ways

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  12. After Making History, Cubs' Renteria Getting Feel for Instant Replay

    PITTSBURGH – In the moment, Rick Renteria didn't realize he made history when he became the first manager to challenge a play under the new expanded replay system.....

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  13. Emilio Bonifacio delivers second straight four-hitgame

    Emilio Bonifacio is enjoying his return to the National League with the Cubs ; he delivered his second straight four-hit game Wednesday against the Pirates , making him just the fifth player in 100 years to have two in a team's first two games...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 14 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  14. Cubs Need Business to Catch Up to Baseball

    PITTSBURGH — How important the Cubs ' business plan is to everything they hope to do on the field was spotlighted again in recent days...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  15. Cubs-Pirates Preview

    The Pittsburgh Pirates picked up right where they left off after a memorable 2013 season, winning their opener in thrilling fashion.....

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  16. Jackson Starts over in 2nd Cubs Season

    Former Pittsburgh Pirate and San Francisco Giant Barry Bonds has begun a redemption tour. He showed up in Giants spring training camp for the first time when the Cubs played his ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  17. MLB System Check: Chicago Cubs' Top Prospects

    The Chicago Cubs ' System Check video offers a quick overview of the team's farm system, addressing its strengths and weaknesses and how it can improve moving forward...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 15 days ago 3,300 reads 0 comments

  18. Report: Cubs to Sign RHP Joel Pineiro

    The Cubs have agreed to terms with right-hander Joel Pineiro on a minor league contract, according to Hiram Torraca of El Nuevo Dia in Puerto Rico (Spanish Twitter link)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 58 reads 0 comments

  19. Cubs' Dreaming for 2014 Already Feels Delusional

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  20. Cubs Think Mike Olt Can Be a Big Part of Their Future

    PITTSBURGH — Walking between the clubhouse and Cubs Park, Mike Olt saw all the tailgaters and got a sense for how much the fans wanted to see him on this team. It became a daily obsession for the media in Mesa, Ariz...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  21. Jeff Samardzija Gives His Suitors a Show

    PITTSBURGH — Jeff Samard­zija still can't fully explain why he has performed especially well when the stage is bigger and the stakes higher.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  22. Cubs Done Talking Contract with Jeff Samardzija

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  23. Cubs Lose Season Opener 1-0 in 10 Innings

    PITTSBURGH -- Manager Rick Renteria said he slept so well on the eve of his first game as the Chicago Cubs ' manager that he needed a wakeup call...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 16 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB Team Needs 2014: Chicago Cubs

    Whenever a new baseball season arrives, there are only a couple teams you can look at and say, “Yeah, that’s not happening.” The Chicago Cubs are one of these teams heading into 2014...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 1,896 reads 4 comments

  25. Theo: Winning Environment Before Wins, Losses

    PITTSBURGH — Like Dale Sveum before him, new Cubs manager Rick Renteria's job performance won't be judged on wins and losses, at least not this year.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 35 reads 0 comments