1. 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

  2. Chicago Cubs Dress in Eccentric 'Minimalist Zany' Suits for Pittsburgh Road Trip

    In earning the current best record in the MLB , the Chicago Cubs have likely made themselves targets for the rest of the league...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 7,443 reads 0 comments

  3. Arrieta's Home Scoreless Streak Ends at Wrigley-Record 52.2 Innings

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta witnessed his home scoreless streak come to an end at 52.2 innings when he surrendered an RBI double to Milwaukee Brewers outfielder ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 1,684 reads 2 comments

  4. Warren G Botches 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame' During Cubs' 7th-Inning Stretch

    To paraphrase Nate Dogg, someone on the North Side of Chi-Town should be on a mission to help Mr. Warren G...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 months ago 44,583 reads 33 comments

  5. Jake Arrieta Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Cubs

    Coming off a National League Cy Young Award in 2015 and a dazzling start this season, Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta is seeking big money and a long-term contract from the team that helped him reinvent his career...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 15,904 reads 53 comments

  6. Kris Bryant Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ankle and Return

    Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant missed one game after leaving the field during the Cubs' April 28 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers after suffering a mild sprained right ankle while running the bases in the third inning...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 16,303 reads 16 comments

  7. Jake Arrieta's Home Scoreless-Innings Streak Snapped vs. Brewers

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta gave up an earned run in the fifth inning of his start against the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, which ended his scoreless streak inside the friendly confines of Wrigley Field at 52...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 11,947 reads 11 comments

  8. Miguel Montero Injury: Updates on Cubs Catcher's Back and Return

    The Chicago Cubs ' title aspirations had hit an early speed bump this season with catcher Miguel Montero battling an injury to his back. However, he's ready to return to the field...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 8,048 reads 8 comments

  9. Jake Arrieta Comments on Steroid Allegations, Future with Cubs and More

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has throttled into a sphere of superstardom following a few mundane seasons with the Baltimore Orioles , but the 2015 National League Cy Young ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 20,841 reads 81 comments

  10. Anthony Rizzo Looks Primed for Career Power Year with April HR Barrage

    After pounding the Cincinnati Reds 9-0 Sunday, the Chicago Cubs have now scored 38 runs in their last four games. So, naturally, there's offensive optimism aplenty for Chicago...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 15,069 reads 31 comments

  11. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, April 22, 2016

    Fact: Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is the second pitcher all-time to throw multiple no-hitters without suffering a loss in between them...

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  12. Cubs' Arrieta Throws 2nd No-Hitter in Span of 11 Starts

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta tossed a no-hitter in Thursday's 16-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds , becoming just the second player ever to throw a pair of no-hitters without taking any losses in the time between, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  13. Jake Arrieta's 2nd Career No-No Cements His Status as Baseball's Best Pitcher

    There were doubters — critics and naysayers who said Jake Arrieta was destined for regression after his otherworldly 2015 campaign...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 35,974 reads 241 comments

  14. Cubs' Dynamic Offense Going Strong Despite the Loss of Kyle Schwarber

    When Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber tore his ACL and LCL on April 7 after colliding in the outfield with Dexter Fowler, it wouldn’t have been a surprise if a few fans reached for a defibrillator...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 9 months ago 6,978 reads 19 comments

  15. Kevin Costner Says He Has 1 More Baseball Movie in Him, About the Cubs

    Kevin Costner is adding yet another baseball movie to his resume. The actor, who starred in the 1989 film Field of Dreams as well as Bull Durham and For Love of the Game , told ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 9 months ago 36,582 reads 63 comments

  16. Chicago Cubs' Newly Renovated Clubhouse Has Nightlife Atmosphere

    Should the Chicago Cubs emerge from the 2016 season as World Series champions, they won't need to take part in the Chi-town nightlife for a celebratory time. They'll simply usher the party into their newly renovated clubhouse...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 months ago 42,202 reads 54 comments

  17. Kyle Schwarber's Fluke ACL Tear an Early Test for Cubs' Sky-High Expectations

    Just like that, the Chicago Cubs have gone from being the darlings of Major League Baseball back to being a team that must prove it's not eternally cursed...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 30,532 reads 94 comments

  18. Kyle Schwarber Injury Update: Cubs Star out for Season with Torn ACL, LCL

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber will miss the remainder of the 2016 season after suffering a torn ACL and LCL on Thursday, per Jesse Rogers of ESPN.com. Rogers reported Schwarber also suffered a severe ankle sprain...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 51,546 reads 152 comments

  19. Kyle Schwarber's Scary Collision Is Dark Cloud Deep Cubs Can Weather

    When Kyle Schwarber was carted off the field Thursday after a scary outfield collision with teammate Dexter Fowler, Chicago Cubs fans everywhere held their breath...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 30,510 reads 95 comments

  20. Kyle Schwarber Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ankle, Knee and Return

    Chicago Cubs star Kyle Schwarber reportedly suffered a torn ACL and LCL in addition to a sprained ankle against the Arizona Diamondbacks on April 7 and will miss the remainder of the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 98,031 reads 164 comments

  21. Young Cubs Feel Like Battle-Tested Vets as 2016 World Series Chase Begins

    One year ago this spring, Kris Bryant, Addison Russell and Co. had no idea where the keys to the batting cage were. OK, so that's an old joke. But it's a good one: Veteran tells rookie, "Go get me the keys to the batting cage...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 10 months ago 24,381 reads 77 comments

  22. Theo Epstein Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Negotiations with Cubs

    Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein confirmed he's in discussions with the organization on a contract extension and expects a deal "sometime soon." Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 11,095 reads 15 comments

  23. Jake Arrieta's Opening Day Gem Puts Any Anxiety to Rest over 2015 CY Winner

    This is a weird thing to say about a pitcher who dominated like a fiend en route to winning the National League Cy Young in 2015, but here goes: Jake Arrieta appears to be just fine, thank you very much...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 13,043 reads 34 comments

  24. Javier Baez Injury: Updates on Cubs Infielder's Thumb and Return

    Chicago Cubs infielder Javier Baez did not start the season with the team because of a c ontusion on his thumb. However, he's ready to return to the field. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 8,434 reads 6 comments

  25. Cubs 3B Kris Bryant Helps a Young Fan Land a Date for Prom

    A young Chicago Cubs fan knocked his promposal out of the park thanks to Kris Bryant. The fan, Vince Santoria, tracked down the third baseman before the first pitch of Chicago's ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 20,991 reads 10 comments