1. Cubs' Bryant DHing to Get at-Bats, Rest Shoulder

    MESA, Ariz. -- Top prospect Kris Bryant was in the Cubs ' lineup Monday as the designated hitter and not at third base, in an effort to give his right shoulder more time to heal...

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  2. Kris Bryant Receptive to Playing Outfield

    MESA, Ariz. -- Kris Bryant looks forward to playing the outfield once his right shoulder has recovered from fatigue.....

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  3. Cubs' Joe Maddon No Fan of Travel Baseball

    MESA, Ariz. -- In assessing the talents of center fielder Dexter Fowler, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon likes the versatility that Fowler brings from his days as a high school talent who turned down a chance to play basketball at Harvard...

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  4. Chicago Cubs: Kris Bryant Surpassing Extraordinary Hype, Future Is Very Bright

    Kris Bryant has been labeled a future star ever since his college days at the University of San Diego . He crushed a nation-leading 31 home runs in his junior season, and that incredible ...

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  5. Cubs' Bryant Gets Day off

    MESA, Ariz. — Kris Bryant will take Sunday off, if not a day or two beyond that, as he rests a balky throwing shoulder that Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he's not concerned about in the least...

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  6. Photo: Steel Structure for Jumbotron Put Inplace at Wrigley

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  7. Hendricks Perfect, Bryant Mashes in Win over A's

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  8. Arrieta Pleased with 'Crisp' Outing in 2nd Start

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  9. Final Predictions for Chicago Cubs' Key Spring Training Battles

    The Chicago Cubs don't have a ton of position competitions during this year's spring training, but a few key battles are currently going on. Most aren't at key spots, but the outcomes of the battles could end up being very important nonetheless...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 1 month ago 7,992 reads 22 comments

  10. Bryant: 'Surreal Feeling' Playing in Hometown Vegas

    LAS VEGAS -- Kris Bryant was able to spend time with his grandparents, his cat Wrigley, and relive some very good childhood memories Friday as he returned home...

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  11. Theo Epstein to Throw First Pitch at South Bend Cubs Opener

    SOUTH BEND — The South Bend Cubs announced Friday that Theo Epstein, the president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs , will throw out the first pitch at the home opener April 9 at Four Winds Field at Coveleski Stadium...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. Kris Bryant and Cubs Super Prospects Exceeding the Hype Early in Spring Training

    By all rights, the biggest star on the field during Thursday's exhibition between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Angels should have been the guy who played Ron Burgundy, Ricky Bobby and Lord Business...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 28,387 reads 81 comments

  13. 5 Questions With... Jake Arrieta

    MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta took time to answer five pressing questions at spring training.....

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  14. Maddon upset with Cubs' lack of fundamentals

    MESA, Ariz. -- It was the spring training equivalent of turning over a table. Manager Joe Maddon collected his team on the practice field Wednesday morning, reminded them that winning ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 198 reads 0 comments

  15. Lester looks sharp as Cubs break winless spring streak

    The Cubs won their first Spring Training game, 4-3, Wednesday, rallying late to beat the Dodgers , who sent Zack Greinke to the mound for the first time this spring.....

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  16. Joe Maddon No Fan of Players Pimping Home Runs

    Javier Baez was laughing after Tuesday's game about Welington Castillo asking where Manny Ramirez was after “pimping”-- or showboating-- his home run.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 46 reads 0 comments

  17. Police Prank Trevor Bauer by Returning Cubs' 'Home Run Balls'

    (CBS) Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer had a rough Tuesday when he got an up-close look at the Cubs ' future.....

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  18. Will Ferrell to Play Every Position for 10 Teams in One Day

    In a role filled with hopes and dreams, Will Ferrell will be at five different Spring Training ballparks in Arizona on Thursday as production begins on a new HBO special from "Funny Or Die," in partnership with Major League Baseball...

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  19. Ailing Elbow Likely to Land Cubs P Turner on DL

    GOODYEAR, Az. - Chicago Cubs pitcher Jacob Turner has a mild right flexor strain and a bone bruise on his pitching elbow, an MRI revealed this week. The expectation is he'll start the season on the disabled list, according to the team...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 413 reads 0 comments

  20. C.J. Edwards Looks Fine in His Cubs' Spring Debut

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Cubs manager Joe Maddon is sending out the youth corps this afternoon at Goodyear Ballpark in search of his first win.....

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  21. Javier Baez Needs Time in the Minors

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  22. 3 Players That the Cubs Could Deal Before Opening Day 2015

    Perhaps the most difficult struggle throughout winter 2015 in Chicago is not the frigid cold, but instead the anxious await of the return of baseball to Wrigley Field...

    Jason S. Parini Written by Jason S. Parini about 1 month ago 22,283 reads 21 comments

  23. Olt, Edwards Impressive in Cubs Loss

    MESA, Ariz. -- The Chicago Cubs lost to the San Diego Padres 6-3 on Monday and remain winless (0-5-1) in Cactus League play...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 770 reads 0 comments

  24. Cubs Hurlers Jackson, Hendricks on Opposite Paths

    MESA, Ariz. -- It's as if the two Chicago Cubs pitchers picked up where they left off last year. Edwin Jackson.....

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  25. 3/9 Maddon to Baez: Relax

    Joe Maddon has the same message for Javier Baez this spring that he delivered in Puerto Rico when he watched the infielder play: Relax...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 54 reads 0 comments