1. Bats, Arms Fail to Show Up in Loss to Cards

    The Cardinals tagged Donn Roach for four runs in the fourth inning Saturday night at Busch Stadium and rolled to an 8-1 victory over the Cubs ...

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  2. Cards Chase Roach Early as Cubs Get Blown out

    ST. LOUIS — The Cubs didn't need an 8-1 loss to their biggest rival to know they need more pitching. Saturday night at Busch Stadium only reinforced that idea...

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  3. Cubs Let One Slip Away with 10th Inning Error

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  4. Arrieta Great, but Cubs Lose on Cardinals Walkoff

    ST. LOUIS — The Cubs almost played the kind of all-around game you need to win at Busch Stadium and beat the best team in baseball...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 41 reads 0 comments

  5. Throwing Error Gives Cards 3-2 Win over Cubs

    ST. LOUIS -- Peter Bourjos scored the winning run from third on a throwing error by Mike Baxter in the 10th inning to lift the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 367 reads 0 comments

  6. Kris Bryant Nixes Rumors He Was Hung over During Thursday's Game

    Thursday afternoon the Cubs dropped their series finale to the Dodgers at Wrigley Field (LAD 4, CHC 0), and, in the third inning, third baseman Kris Bryant had to exit the game for Chicago...

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  7. 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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  8. Cubs to Skip Wada's Start Saturday vs. Cardinals

    The Chicago Cubs will recall right-hander Donn Roach to start Saturday in St. Louis, skipping Tsuyoshi Wada's turn in the rotation after the 34-year-old left his most recent start with cramping in his left shoulder...

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  9. Bryant (Flu), Fowler (Ankle) in Lineup vs. Cardinals

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  10. Umpire Loses His Cool, Charges Mound to Confront Cubs' Jon Lester

    Emotions were running high at Wrigley Field on Thursday when home plate umpire Andy Fletcher lost his cool, charging the mound to exchange words with Jon Lester . The Chicago Cubs pitcher had just issued a walk to A...

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  11. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 170 reads 0 comments

  12. 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...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 565 reads 0 comments

  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Castro Enters Game in 6th Inning at SS

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  17. 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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  18. Bryant (Flu) Leaves Early vs. Dodgers

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  19. Bryant Leaves Game Early vs. Dodgers

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

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  21. 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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  22. 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...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 54 reads 0 comments

  23. 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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  24. 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 ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 77 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 51 reads 0 comments