1. Sosa Close to Falling Off Hall of Fame Ballot

    Sammy Sosa's name won't be removed from the ballot after Tuesday's Hall of Fame announcement. But the ex- Cubs slugger with 609 career home runs has generated no momentum for his Cooperstown case...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 537 reads 0 comments

  2. Baseball America Releases Top 10 Cubs Prospects List

    More praise for the Cubs farm system. Most of the names should be familiar, and most of them will become real familiar in the next few seasons.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 13 reads 0 comments

  3. Mallee Brings Vast Hitting Knowledge to Hometown Cubs

    John Mallee became a hitting coach because he couldn't hit and now finds himself teaching big league ballplayers in his hometown with the Cubs ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 292 reads 0 comments

  4. After Big Dip in Support, Smith Hoping to Close out Hall Bid

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 335 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs Release Spring Training Report Dates and Game Times

    The start of a new year means spring baseball is just around the corner. On Monday, the Cubs released report dates and game times for their entire Spring Training slate...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 147 reads 0 comments

  6. Baseball America Releases New Cubs Prospects Rankings

    Baseball America released its new Top 10 Cubs prospects list Monday morning and it comes as no surprise to see Kris Bryant leading off the rankings...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 12 reads 0 comments

  7. The Crazy Story of How Ross Ended Up with Cubs

    Social media has changed the way sports information is filtered out to the masses and it's always fascinating to see how it affects players finding out their own future...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 1,029 reads 0 comments

  8. Updated Prediction for Cubs' 2015 Opening Day Roster

    With about a month left to go in the MLB regular season, I took a crack at predicting the Cubs ' 2015 Opening Day roster. While a lot remains unchanged, there are a lot of new players who have been added to the mix this offseason...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 months ago 24,489 reads 72 comments

  9. 5 Missing Pieces the Cubs Could Still Add This Winter

    With spring training just around the corner and the new year being rung in, it feels like the MLB offseason is over. However, for the Chicago Cubs , like most other teams in the league, there is still some work to be done...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 months ago 25,173 reads 34 comments

  10. Anticipation comes with Cubs' new look

    Several of the Cubs players didn't want the 2014 season to end. They felt the young talent, such as Jorge Soler and Javier Baez, was just getting warmed up. Anthony Rizzo couldn't wait for 2015 to start...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 8,184 reads 1 comments

  11. Worst of 2014: Growing Pains Were Clear

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs have fewer negatives these days but that doesn't mean they didn't have their share considering a last-place finish in the NL Central with only 73 wins...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Best of 2014: Major strides off the field

    CHICAGO -- Fortunately for the Chicago Cubs , the best moments of 2014 extend beyond the regular season as the final three months of the calendar year brought as much excitement as anything that happened on the diamond...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 2 reads 0 comments

  13. David Ross Explains Choosing Cubs over Red Sox in 'Crazy' Free Agency

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 163 reads 0 comments

  14. Starlin Castro's Agent Says He Could Move to the USA

    Brett Taylor, proprietor over at Bleacher Nation and friend of BCB, posted today about an appearance Starlin Castro's agent Paul Kinzer made on MLB Network Radio...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. Former Scout Gives Some Love to Cubs Prospects in Latest MLB.com Rankings

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  16. Heyman: Cubs Showing Interest in INF Stephen Drew

    While few teams can rival their depth at shortstop, the Chicago Cubs are nevertheless interested in free agent Stephen Drew, who boasts plenty of experience in the middle of the diamond...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 967 reads 0 comments

  17. Heyman: Cubs Showing Interest in Stephen Drew

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  18. Video: Motte Discusses Signing with Cubs

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 162 reads 0 comments

  19. Fresh Faces, Recent Arrivals Inspired Cubs in 2014

    CHICAGO -- The Cubs ' 2014 season began without great expectations. It was meant to be another step in the rebuilding process...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 145 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Starlin Castro Detained in Connection with Shooting in D.R.

    According to Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes, Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was arrested by authorities in the Dominican Republic on Saturday in connection with a shooting that injured six people...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  21. Reports: Castro Arrested in D.R.; Being Questioned About Shooting

    #Cubs SS Starlin Castro arrested Saturday by authorities for questioning by a shooting that left 6 injured by bullets, police said...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  22. How the David Ross Signing Can Really Pay off for the Cubs

    When the Cubs were courting David Ross in free agency, people were quick to throw out the phrase "Jon Lester's personal catcher" when describing the veteran...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 1,125 reads 0 comments

  23. Chicago Cubs' Offseason Questions That Still Need to Be Answered

    Through their signing of Jon Lester, trade for Miguel Montero and other various moves this offseason, the Chicago Cubs have made one thing clear: They plan to compete starting in 2015...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 months ago 13,164 reads 46 comments

  24. Cubs Complete Deal, Reunite Ross with Lester

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 1,100 reads 0 comments

  25. 3 Most Important Moves the Cubs Need to Make Entering the New Year

    Though 2015 doesn't officially begin until January 1, the Chicago Cubs have already kicked off their 2015 by making a huge splash in free agency and a few trades during the 2014-15 offseason...

    Jason S. Parini Written by Jason S. Parini about 2 months ago 15,895 reads 23 comments