1. ESPYs 2016: Nominees for Top Awards and Predicting the Winners

    The 2016 ESPYs , which will be hosted by John Cena , will air tonight at 8:00 p.m. ET. Voting, which began on June 22, wraps just before the award ceremony begins...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 1 month ago 2,064 reads 0 comments

  2. What Should We Make of Jake Arrieta and the Cubs' Recent Stumbles?

    Jake Arrieta is trying to author a worthy follow-up to a Cy Young-winning season, and he's doing it on a Chicago Cubs team that's trying to end a 108-year championship drought...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 25,055 reads 103 comments

  3. Cubs P and TCU Alum Jake Arrieta Loses Bet, Will Get Coastal Carolina Tattoo

    Tattoo bets are no joke. Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta is about to find that out. TCU, the 30-year-old ace’s former school, lost its chance to reach the College World ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 23,158 reads 2 comments

  4. Cubs Starters on Pace for Lowest Combined ERA Since 1919

    The Chicago Cubs starting rotation enters Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a cumulative 2.34 ERA, which would be the lowest combined mark by any team's starters since 1919, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  5. Jake Arrieta Comments on Madison Bumgarner Wanting to Be in MLB Home Run Derby

    Add Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta to the list of National League pitchers who want to participate in the Home Run Derby...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 25,732 reads 100 comments

  6. Jake Arrieta Loses vs. Diamondbacks, 1st Defeat Since July 2015

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta got a taste of defeat Sunday for the first time in more than 10 months...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 months ago 1,793 reads 1 comments

  7. Cubs' 23-Game Win Streak with Jake Arrieta Starting Snapped vs. Dodgers

    The Chicago Cubs have finally tasted defeat when Jake Arrieta takes the mound, as the Los Angeles Dodgers ' 5-0 victory Tuesday night at Wrigley Field snapped the team's 23-game winning streak with the 30-year-old ace starting...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 months ago 10,443 reads 111 comments

  8. Jake Arrieta Discusses Potential Contract Extension, Value of Starting Pitching

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has been the hottest pitcher on the planet since the beginning of last season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 8,447 reads 78 comments

  9. 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 4 months ago 1,682 reads 2 comments

  10. 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 4 months ago 15,522 reads 53 comments

  11. 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 4 months ago 11,936 reads 11 comments

  12. 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 4 months ago 20,641 reads 81 comments

  13. 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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  14. 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 ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 months ago 935 reads 0 comments

  15. Dodgers, Reds Joke About Jake Arrieta No-No Support Group on Twitter

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta tossed his second career no-hitter Thursday, holding the Cincinnati Reds to just four walks in a 16-0 rout...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 24,360 reads 4 comments

  16. 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 4 months ago 35,967 reads 241 comments

  17. Cubs Fan Runs onto Field to Celebrate Jake Arrieta's No-Hitter with Team

    Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta tossed a no-hitter in Thursday’s 16-0 road victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Impressive, for sure...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 23,337 reads 6 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 13,041 reads 34 comments

  19. Jake Arrieta Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Thumb and Return

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is dealing with a blister on his right throwing hand, per Carrie Muskat of MLB .com. However, he is not expected to miss time during the regular reason...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 13,480 reads 37 comments

  20. Jake Arrieta Showing No Signs of Slowing Down After Breakout '15 Cy Young

    In the second inning of his second spring start Monday against the San Diego Padres , Jake Arrieta put a man on base for fun. Well, OK, not for fun...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 7,021 reads 108 comments

  21. Jake Arrieta Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs and 2015 National League Cy Young winner Jake Arrieta agreed to terms on a one-year, $10.7 million contract in February, but it appears the deal wasn't close to what the right-hander wanted...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 15,871 reads 20 comments

  22. Jake Arrieta, Cubs Would Both Benefit from Immediate Mega-Extension

    If there’s a pitfall to success, it’s that sustaining it bears a financial burden. In baseball, almost universally, the teams that are most successful boast underpaid players that exceed the expectations of their contracts...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 13,706 reads 65 comments

  23. Jake Arrieta Wins 2015 NL Cy Young: Voting Results, Comments and Reaction

    On the heels of one of the best seasons by a National League pitcher in recent memory, Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta won the 2015 NL Cy Young Award Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 months ago 11,318 reads 109 comments

  24. Cy Young or Not, Jake Arrieta Achieved Pitching Perfection in 2015

    The shame of the 2015 National League Cy Young race is that only one pitcher can win it. Really, the award wouldn't be misplaced on any of the three finalists' mantelpieces...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 18,745 reads 59 comments

  25. Cubs vs. Mets: NLCS Game 2 TV Schedule, Pick and Ticket Info

    It’s based on a small sample size and one that is likely to change in the long run, but if his first two playoff starts are any indication, Matt Harvey should be a star for a long time...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 11 months ago 5,735 reads 0 comments