1. Tyler Chatwood, Cubs Agree to Contract After 5 Seasons with Rockies

    The Chicago Cubs will hope for a bounce-back season from Tyler Chatwood after the two sides reportedly agreed to a three-year deal Thursday. Carrie Muskat of MLB .com passed along word of the free-agent signing...

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  2. World Series 2017: Full Schedule and Examining Potential Pitching Matchups

    The World Series may seem like a long way away, but in reality it begins on Tuesday in the stadium of the team with the best record remaining...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Dodgers Beat Cubs on Justin Turner's Walk-Off Home Run in Game 2 of NLCS

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are in control of the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs after Justin Turner played hero in Sunday's 4-1 Game 2 win at Dodger Stadium...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Cubs vs. Dodgers: NLCS Game 2 TV Schedule, Pick and Ticket Info

    After an emotional 9-8 victory to close out a five-game National League Division Series win over the Washington Nationals, the Chicago Cubs jumped out to an early 2-0 lead against the 104-win Los Angeles Dodgers but couldn't hold on as L...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Playoffs 2017: Odds, TV Schedule, Predictions for Saturday's NLDS

    The first games of the National League Division Series on Friday gave us two different types of baseball games...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Cubs: 5 Keys to a Deep 2017 Postseason Run

    The Chicago Cubs waited over a century to capture the World Series crown for a third time. Now they have tasted success, they crave more...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 6,605 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Cubs: 5 Big Questions They Must Answer to Get to the Playoffs

    The Chicago Cubs are trying to buck a troubling recent trend for reigning World Series winners. Jay Jaffe of Sports Illustrated wrote: "In truth, recent history has been unkind to World Series winners...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 6,004 reads 0 comments

  8. Jon Lester Reportedly Will Be Activated from DL Saturday After Lat Injury

    Jon Lester will reportedly return to the mound Saturday against the Atlanta Braves when the Chicago Cubs activate him off the 10-day disabled list, according to the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 1,888 reads 0 comments

  9. Jon Lester Not Expected to Miss Significant Time with Lat, Shoulder Injuries

    The Chicago Cubs can breathe a sigh of relief after Jon Lester left Thursday's start against the Cincinnati Reds after just 1.2 innings with a lat injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 5,954 reads 0 comments

  10. Jon Lester Reportedly May Be Out for Season with Lat Injury

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester could miss the remainder of the 2017 season after suffering a left lat muscle injury, the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer reported Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 10,605 reads 0 comments

  11. The Highest-Paid Major League Baseball Players

    It's no secret that the best of the best in Major League Baseball make a ridiculous amount of money each year...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 months ago 291 reads 0 comments

  12. Jon Lester Becomes 25th Left-Handed Pitcher with 2,000 Strikeouts

    Chicago Cubs ace Jon Lester failed to factor in the decision during Tuesday's 16-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, lasting just four innings due to a heightened pitch count...

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  13. Max Scherzer, Jon Lester Hit First Career Home Runs on Same Day

    Something was in the air Tuesday night: home runs by MLB aces. First was Washington Nationals ace and reigning Cy Young winner Max Scherzer , who crushed a three-run home run against the Miami Marlins for his first career dinger ...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 6 months ago 316 reads 0 comments

  14. Jon Lester Notches 2,000th Career Strikeout vs. Diamondbacks

    Jon Lester on Tuesday became the 25th left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach 2,000 strikeouts...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 2,006 reads 0 comments

  15. Joe Maddon, Jon Lester Rip MLB's Slide Rule After Ian Happ Double-Play Call

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon and starting pitcher Jon Lester criticized Major League Baseball's slide rule after Ian Happ was called for an illegal slide at second base vs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 30,543 reads 0 comments

  16. Picking Chicago Cubs Award Winners After Season's 1st Month

    After a little more than a calendar month of 2017 action, the Chicago Cubs are 15-12. That's a perfectly respectable record, good enough for first place in the National League Central...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 5,076 reads 0 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals Odds, Analysis, Baseball Betting Preview

    The last time the Chicago Cubs started the season as defending World Series champions in 1909, the rival St. Louis Cardinals were coming off their most losses in team history as the worst team in the National League...

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  18. Chicago Cubs: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    Maybe you're sick of hearing it, but it's true nonetheless: The Chicago Cubs are the best, most complete team in baseball. They can hit. They can run. They can pitch. They can catch...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 8,002 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB 'Elite 8': Recent World Series Champions Battle for Ultimate Crown

    These are fun times for college basketball fans. The NCAA tournament is in the Sweet 16 now and will soon reach the Elite Eight. Good stuff if you're into that sort of thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 16,399 reads 0 comments

  20. Cubs' Willson Contreras Ready to Become the Gary Sanchez of 2017

    Don't expect to see any catcher do exactly in 2017 what Gary Sanchez did in 2016. That's the kind of lightning that's unlikely to strike twice in two years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 22,982 reads 0 comments

  21. How Yu Darvish Can Guarantee Himself $150M Megadeal in 2017

    Yu Darvish could become a very rich man next winter, but the stars will have to align just right. They don't give out monstrous free-agent contracts to just anyone, you know. Pitchers least of all...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 months ago 13,856 reads 0 comments