1. John Lackey Could Be the Ex-Cardinal St. Louis Misses Most in 2016

    Two former St. Louis Cardinals returned to Busch Stadium in Chicago Cubs uniforms Monday. One of them made an indelible impression in the Cubbies ' 5-0 win. Jason Heyward won the crowd reaction competition, hands down...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 9,036 reads 69 comments

  2. Ben Zobrist, John Lackey Deals Strong Veteran Upgrades for Title-Chasing Cubs

    The young, upstart Chicago Cubs have gotten a little longer in the tooth this offseason — and that's a good thing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 28,443 reads 217 comments

  3. John Lackey to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    John Lackey showed he still has plenty left in the tank in his 13th full MLB season. The St. Louis Cardinals have moved on from him, though, so the veteran starting pitcher reportedly has opted to sign with their biggest rival, the Chicago Cubs...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 51,464 reads 207 comments

  4. Cubs Should Chase Jeff Samardzija-John Lackey Duo over Greinke

    The Chicago Cubs missed out on Jordan Zimmermann. Then they whiffed on David Price. Now they need to go hard after Zack Greinke, right? They just returned to relevance with a ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 21,175 reads 104 comments

  5. John Lackey Reportedly Signs with Cubs

    John Lackey filled in fluidly for the St. Louis Cardinals when ace Adam Wainwright suffered an Achilles injury in early April, and his performance piqued the Cubs' interest enough for Chicago to reportedly sign him Friday...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 9 months ago 48,280 reads 71 comments

  6. 2016 MLB Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Underrated Stars

    The Major League Baseball offseason can be as dramatic as the postseason —at least in most years, though this October is shaping up to be one of the best in recent memory ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 10,882 reads 0 comments

  7. John Lackey Showcases Late-Career Renaissance with Dazzling NLDS Gem

    In their first game of the 2015 postseason, the St. Louis Cardinals got a boost from two rookies and one guy who's being paid like a rookie...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 14,661 reads 49 comments