1. Kris Bryant's Epic 3-HR Game Shines Light on Leap from Phenom to Superstar

    Kris Bryant was the College Player of the Year in 2013, the Minor League Player of the Year in 2014 and the National League Rookie of the Year in 2015. Clearly, the guy likes to outdo himself...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 46,836 reads 189 comments

  2. Kris Bryant vs. Reds: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant is one of baseball's brightest young hitters, and he demolished Dan Straily and the Cincinnati Reds in an 11-8 Cubs victory Monday...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 7 months ago 12,075 reads 20 comments

  3. John Lackey Signing Has Made Huge Impact on Cubs' Rotation Depth

    CHICAGO — Even when John Lackey is bad, he is good. That's not to say the Chicago Cubs ' starting pitcher is never off his game...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 months ago 8,792 reads 18 comments

  4. Cubs Starters on Pace for Lowest Combined ERA Since 1919

    The Chicago Cubs starting rotation enters Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a cumulative 2.34 ERA, which would be the lowest combined mark by any team's starters since 1919, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 536 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs Hold 2nd-Largest Division Lead on June 19 in Division Era

    The Chicago Cubs enter Monday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 12.5-game lead in the National League Central, making them just one of four teams in the divisional ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 4,676 reads 9 comments

  6. Dexter Fowler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler was placed on the disabled list on June 20 after experiencing right hamstring discomfort against the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 18. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 22,650 reads 22 comments

  7. Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball with His Cup, Finishes His Drink

    Chilled, shaken or with a twist; some drinks are best when crafted a certain way. This Chicago Cubs fan enjoyed his ballpark beverage with a splash of foul ball—courtesy of Addison Russell...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 16,618 reads 0 comments

  8. Top Cubs Prospect Ian Happ Strives for MLB Dream in Memory of Father

    SALEM, Va. — It's been a wondrous 53 weeks for 2015 Chicago Cubs first-round draft pick and Myrtle Beach Pelicans second baseman Ian Happ on the baseball diamond. Sunday delivers a poignant reminder of his greatest personal loss off it...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 7 months ago 34,987 reads 14 comments

  9. Joel Peralta to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs made a move to bolster their bullpen depth Thursday, when they agreed to terms on a minor league deal with 40-year-old Joel Peralta. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal first reported Peralta is headed to the Windy City...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 8,299 reads 3 comments

  10. Chris Coghlan to Cubs for Arismendy Alcantara: Latest Trade Details, Reaction

    Roughly four months after trading him to the Oakland Athletics , the Chicago Cubs have brought back veteran utility man Chris Coghlan ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 21,338 reads 61 comments

  11. Jorge Soler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    An MRI on Tuesday confirmed that Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has suffered a strained hamstring and is headed to the disabled list, CSN Chicago's Patrick Mooney reported...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 9,977 reads 29 comments

  12. Jake Arrieta Loses vs. Diamondbacks, 1st Defeat Since July 2015

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta got a taste of defeat Sunday for the first time in more than 10 months...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 8 months ago 1,797 reads 1 comments

  13. Are Cubs Deserving of Early 2016 All-Star Game Ballot Barrage?

    The Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball. That's true on the stat sheet, where they lead the solar system with a plus-129 run differential...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 19,197 reads 205 comments

  14. Craig Sager Throws 1st Pitch, Sings 7th-Inning Stretch at Wrigley Field

    Craig Sager is throwing cancer a curveball—or at least smacking it with a first pitch. Wednesday night at Wrigley Field saw the beloved NBA on TNT sideline reporter throwing ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 8 months ago 10,152 reads 5 comments

  15. Cubs' 23-Game Win Streak with Jake Arrieta Starting Snapped vs. Dodgers

    The Chicago Cubs have finally tasted defeat when Jake Arrieta takes the mound, as the Los Angeles Dodgers ' 5-0 victory Tuesday night at Wrigley Field snapped the team's 23-game winning streak with the 30-year-old ace starting...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 8 months ago 10,570 reads 111 comments

  16. Shane Victorino Released: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Shane Victorino 's MLB career looks to be in serious jeopardy, as the Chicago Cubs released the 35-year-old outfielder Monday. Victorino never made it to the majors this season...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 8 months ago 12,048 reads 9 comments

  17. Dream Team: A Week with Cubs' Modern Family Reveals Unmatched Off-Field Bond

    CHICAGO — "Antonio!" Anthony Rizzo, padding across the carpet in the Chicago Cubs ' home clubhouse three hours before game time, grins as he moves toward Grandpa Rossy, ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 8 months ago 124,248 reads 105 comments

  18. Jason Heyward Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ribs and Return

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward suffered an injury to his right torso and abdominal region against the San Francisco Giants on May 20...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 43,555 reads 33 comments

  19. MLB Betting Preview: Chicago Cubs vs. San Francisco Giants Odds, Analysis

    No team is playing better baseball right now than the San Francisco Giants (25-18), who have won eight games in a row, allowing three runs or fewer in their last seven and only one run in four straight...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 8 months ago 2,465 reads 0 comments

  20. Joe Nathan to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs reached an agreement Tuesday with veteran relief pitcher Joe Nathan on a major league contract for the rest of the 2016 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 26,299 reads 38 comments

  21. Jake Arrieta Discusses Potential Contract Extension, Value of Starting Pitching

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has been the hottest pitcher on the planet since the beginning of last season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 8,602 reads 78 comments

  22. 5 Keys to the Chicago Cubs Getting on a Track to the World Series

    It's no secret how the Chicago Cubs have raced out to the best record in the majors. The National League Central club, who OddsShark.com pegs as the early Fall Classic favorites, has scored the most runs in baseball and given up the fewest...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 8 months ago 7,060 reads 25 comments

  23. Cubs Become 10th MLB Team to Win 24 of 1st 30 Games in a Season

    The Chicago Cubs improved to 24-6 with Sunday's 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals in 13 innings, becoming the first team since the 1984 Detroit Tigers (26-4) to win 24 or more of its first 30 games in a season, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 1,424 reads 1 comments

  24. Cubs Affirm Status as MLB Favorites with Impressive Sweep of Nationals

    They don't hand out trophies in early May. No one understands that truism better than the average Chicago Cubs fan. A 107-year-and-counting championship drought is bound to feature more than a few hot starts...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 65,034 reads 158 comments

  25. Cubs Become 2nd-Fastest Team to Reach +100 Run Differential

    With Saturday's 8-5 win over the Washington Nationals , the 2016 Chicago Cubs became the second-fastest major league team (since at least 1900) to reach a run differential of plus-100, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 11,095 reads 16 comments