1. 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 8 months ago 17,015 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 4,538 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 9,730 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 8 months ago 22,112 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 8 months ago 23,263 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 313,457 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 12,369 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 48,233 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 30,543 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 8 months ago 16,910 reads 0 comments

  11. Kris Bryant Out vs. Cardinals Due to Illness, Will Not Play Saturday

    Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant did not play Friday against the St. Louis Cardinals due to a stomach illness. Manager Joe Maddon said he will also miss Saturday's game, per Patrick Mooney of CSN Chicago...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 7,486 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs Superfan Ronnie 'Woo Woo' Wickers Says He Was Kicked out of Wrigley Field

    Lifelong Chicago Cubs fan Ronnie "Woo Woo" Wickers said he was kicked out of Wrigley Field on April 19 because he couldn't produce an e-ticket...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 14,536 reads 0 comments

  13. Chicago Cubs: Stock Up, Stock Down on Top 10 Prospects After 1 Month

    The Chicago Cubs are mired at 17-17 entering play Thursday and are looking up at the Milwaukee Brewers and Cincinnati Reds , not to mention the rival St. Louis Cardinals , in the National League Central...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 8,225 reads 0 comments

  14. Joe Maddon Says Sleep Deprivation Factors into Cubs' Slow Start

    The 17-17 Chicago Cubs look nothing like the version of themselves that won 103 games and snapped a 108-year World Series curse last year, and manager Joe Maddon has a theory why...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 7,407 reads 0 comments

  15. Miguel Montero Says Cubs Need to Wake Up After Loss to Rockies

    The Chicago Cubs haven't looked like the defending World Series champions so far this season, and catcher Miguel Montero wants to see a change...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 6,429 reads 0 comments

  16. Cubs' Jason Heyward Placed on 10-Day DL with Finger Injury

    The Chicago Cubs announced Monday they placed outfielder Jason Heyward on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained finger in his right hand. Heyward's DL stint is retroactive to May 6...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 3,590 reads 0 comments

  17. RHP Justin Hancock Traded to Cubs; Padres Acquire OF Matt Szczur

    The Chicago Cubs have traded outfielder Matt Szczur to the San Diego Padres in exchange for minor league pitcher Justin Hancock, the team announced Monday. Szczur, 27, has spent the past four years with the Cubs, mostly in a reserve role...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 23,490 reads 0 comments

  18. Cubs' Brett Anderson Exits vs. Yankees with Back Injury, Says He's Embarrassed

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Brett Anderson said he was "embarrassed" on Twitter after allowing five runs in 0...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 10,268 reads 0 comments

  19. Picking Chicago Cubs Award Winners After Season's 1st Month

    After a little more than a calendar month of 2017 action, the Chicago Cubs are 15-12. That's a perfectly respectable record, good enough for first place in the National League Central...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 5,076 reads 0 comments

  20. Cubs' World Series Trophy Reportedly Damaged During Charity Concert

    The Chicago Cubs ' World Series trophy was reportedly damaged at the Hot Stove Cool Music concert in Boston last weekend...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 36,656 reads 0 comments

  21. Kris Bryant Talks Possible Cubs Contract Extension, Says He Might 'Play It Out'

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant won the National League Rookie of the Year, NL MVP and a World Series in his first two years in the league, but he apparently isn't quite ready to sign a contract extension...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 8,737 reads 0 comments

  22. Buying or Selling Chicago Cubs' 5 Most Surprising April Stars

    The Chicago Cubs face an uphill battle as they look to repeat as World Series champions, but it's not for a lack of talent —i t's just not an easy feat to accomplish...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 9,094 reads 0 comments

  23. Cubs Minor Leaguer D.J. Wilson Repeatedly Fails to Throw Beach Ball Back to Fans

    Young baseball players must learn how to handle adversity. Even MLB 's brightest stars can occasionally experience a 0-for-11 slump at the plate. D. J...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 months ago 4,196 reads 0 comments

  24. Mid-April Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 5 Prospects

    The Chicago Cubs are arguably the deepest team in baseball and have homegrown gems littered across the diamond. With so many studs graduating to The Show, their farm system no longer ranks among the game's elite...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 12,296 reads 0 comments

  25. Cubs Ask Non-Players to Sign Agreement to Not Sell World Series Rings

    The Chicago Cubs have asked non-players within the organization to sign an agreement giving the team the right to buy back World Series rings for $1. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 336,347 reads 0 comments