1. Cubs' Fearless End to 71-Year Pennant Drought Sets Historic World Series Stage

    CHICAGO — So, 71 years later, this is what it looks like when the Chicago Cubs storm into the World Series… Anthony Rizzo hitting everything Clayton Kershaw threw ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 9 months ago 75,071 reads 107 comments

  2. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade Plan to Make Bet on Cubs-Indians World Series

    The top bromance in the NBA is spilling over to the baseball diamond. With the Chicago Cubs advancing to the World Series on Saturday for a matchup with the Cleveland Indians ...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 9 months ago 12,447 reads 7 comments

  3. Kyle Schwarber Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Kyle Schwarber's powerful bat has been absent from the Chicago Cubs lineup since the third game of the 2016 season, when the outfielder suffered a torn ACL and LCL...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 months ago 55,150 reads 62 comments

  4. How Concerned Should Cubs Be About a Suddenly Hittable Aroldis Chapman?

    The Chicago Cubs acquired Aroldis Chapman because he's a flamethrower. In the 2016 postseason, he's ignited a disconcerting number of fires...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 27,262 reads 47 comments

  5. MLB Playoffs 2016: Latest Odds Guide, Preview and Bracket Predictions

    While the Cleveland Indians already punched their ticket to the World Series, the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers continue to battle it out in the NL championship...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 2,583 reads 0 comments

  6. Jon Lester Re-Establishing Himself as One of October's Unflappable Heroes

    The Chicago Cubs are one win away from the World Series, and Jon Lester is back among the pantheon of postseason studs...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 11,487 reads 36 comments

  7. Carl Edwards Jr. Injury: Updates on Cubs RP's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs reliever Carl Edwards Jr. was removed from Game 4 of the National League Championship Series with hamstring tightness, per Carrie Muskat of MLB .com. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 2,891 reads 4 comments

  8. This Is the 1st Time in Cubs History They Have Been Shut out Twice in Playoffs

    Fact: The Cubs were shut out for the second straight game on Tuesday night, losing to the Dodgers 6-0. This is the first time in Cubs history that they have been shut out twice in a single postseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 months ago 3,879 reads 4 comments

  9. Frank Kaminsky, Cubs Twitter Account Trade Barbs over Steve Bartman Jersey

    Frank Kaminsky continues to wage war against the Chicago Cubs . The Charlotte Hornets center and Chicago White Sox supporter showed up to his NBA preseason game at the United ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 months ago 26,462 reads 22 comments

  10. Kris Bryant, Javier Baez and the Cubs Building the 'New-Age' MLB Star

    CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs led the league this year in, among other things, wins, winning percentage, run differential and multitasking. Yes, that's right. Multitasking...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 9 months ago 23,831 reads 55 comments

  11. Cubs' Miguel Montero Delivers Game-Winning Grand Slam in 8th Inning

    October baseball is fun. The Los Angeles Dodgers had just tied Game 1 of the National League Championship Series at 3-3 in the top of the eighth inning Saturday night. Then Miguel Montero decided to become a hero...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 9 months ago 1,737 reads 0 comments

  12. Cubs Infielder Javier Baez Steals Home in Game 1 of NLCS

    Javier Baez is an exciting baseball player. He's earned that reputation because he does things such as stealing home plate, like he did in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 9 months ago 7,890 reads 4 comments

  13. Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers: Keys for Each Team to Win NLCS Game 1

    The Chicago Cubs enter the National League Championship Series with as much confidence as a team battling a 108-year title drought could possibly have...

    Brett Klein Written by Brett Klein about 10 months ago 7,624 reads 12 comments

  14. Cubs Join 1986 Mets to Come Back from 3-Run Deficit in 9th Inning to Win Series

    Fact: The Cubs overcame a 5-2 deficit in the 9th inning to beat the Giants 6-5 on Tuesday night and move on to the NLCS ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 10 months ago 7,999 reads 5 comments

  15. Chicago Cubs' Historic Comeback Proves This Is Not the Same Old Franchise

    For the last 107 seasons, any hope the Chicago Cubs held heading into postseason play was almost immediately followed by agony...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 10 months ago 80,928 reads 152 comments

  16. Cubs Proving to Be Not Just the Best, but Deepest Team in Baseball

    When the goal is to snap a World Series championship drought that's existed for longer than Wrigley Field itself, it's best to leave as little as possible to chance. That pretty much explains the 2016 Chicago Cubs ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 48,846 reads 117 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs Pitcher Travis Wood Homers to Left Field

    Is there anything better than watching a pitcher hit a home run? Chicago Cubs pitcher Travis Wood hit a bomb to left field to give the Cubs a 5-2 fourth-inning lead over the San ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 10 months ago 2,029 reads 2 comments

  18. Kyle Hendricks Injury: Updates on Cubs Pitcher's Arm and Return

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks left Saturday's National League Division Series game against the San Francisco Giants after taking a line drive off his arm. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 10,309 reads 3 comments

  19. Sweet-Swinging Javier Baez Primed to Be Cubs' Breakout Star of 2016 Playoffs

    The Chicago Cubs have no shortage of burgeoning stars. Toss a fungo bat during Chicago's pregame warm-ups, and you're likely to hit a young stud: Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant , Addison Russell —the list goes on...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 33,119 reads 116 comments

  20. Billy Murray Spotted at NLDS Game 1 Wearing Anti-Billy Goat Curse Shirt

    Bill the Goat. Actor Bill Murray was spotted Friday at Wrigley Field for Game 1 of the National League Division Series between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Meredith Minkow about 10 months ago 16,995 reads 12 comments

  21. Snakebit Cubs Fanbase Confident, Ready for Most Important Postseason in Century

    CHICAGO — To understand the psyche of Chicago Cubs fans is not to be a team historian. Steve Bartman and the Curse of the Billy Goat are integral events in the long-suffering organization's history...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 10 months ago 7,391 reads 23 comments

  22. Addison Russell Q&A: 'We're Definitely Embracing What We Have Here in Chicago'

    If the Chicago Cubs have their way, 2016 will be the year they finally end a 108-year World Series championship drought and send the Curse of the Billy Goat the way of the Curse of the Bambino ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 6,668 reads 8 comments

  23. Joe Maddon's Grandson Shaves Cubs' Logo into His Head

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon 's grandson is doing his part to bring good fortune to the Cubbies this fall as the club attempts to win its first World Series since 1908...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 months ago 9,429 reads 7 comments

  24. Inside the Numbers: How the 2016 Cubs Plan to Reverse the Curse

    The 2016 Chicago Cubs are one of the best teams in franchise history. Is this the year the Cubs finally reverse the curse? Check out their records and milestones in the video above and decide for yourself...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 months ago 1,676 reads 5 comments

  25. Jon Lester Comments on Cubs' World Series Expectations

    With Major League Baseball's playoffs just days away, the first 100-win season since 1935 doesn't mean a thing for Chicago Cubs starter Jon Lester ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 4,226 reads 2 comments