1. High Schooler Predicted Chicago Cubs' 2016 World Series Appearance in 1993

    Back in 1993, a high school student used his yearbook quote to correctly predict the Chicago Cubs ' World Series run in 2016...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 176,483 reads 106 comments

  2. Cubs vs. Indians: Ending the Drought

    The Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians will try to rewrite history in the 2016 World Series. Only one team will be able to do so. Check out some things to love about this year's Fall Classic heading into Game 1 Tuesday night...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 8 months ago 245 reads 0 comments

  3. The Ridiculous Numbers Inside the Cubs' 71-Year World Series Drought

    The Chicago Cubs are finally headed to the World Series since their last appearance in 1945. The 71-year drought marked a historic record in baseball and enough time to rack up some even crazier numbers...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 590 reads 0 comments

  4. Will Ferrell Revives Harry Caray Impersonation on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

    Hey! As the Chicago Cubs prepare for their first World Series since 1945, Will Ferrell revived his Harry Caray impersonation on Jimmy Kimmel Live ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 49,605 reads 8 comments

  5. Is Aroldis Chapman or Kenley Jansen This Winter's Top Closer Available?

    There’s a growing conundrum plaguing the minds of baseball’s best executives. To a man, each is searching for the sport’s most elusive prize: a shutdown bullpen...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 16,044 reads 37 comments

  6. World Series 2016: Latest Bracket Results, Odds and Predictions

    For the baseball fan who appreciates the historical aspect of the game, the Chicago Cubs clinching the National League Championship Series on Saturday night with a 5-0 win over ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 26,889 reads 0 comments

  7. Bleacher Report's 2016 League Championship Series Awards

    I went looking to see how Bleacher Report covered things the last time the Chicago Cubs went to the World Series . No luck. I couldn't find any of our stories about the last Cleveland Indians ' World Series title, either...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 months ago 14,923 reads 39 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 75,067 reads 107 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 12,447 reads 7 comments

  10. 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 8 months ago 55,073 reads 62 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 27,259 reads 47 comments

  12. 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 8 months ago 11,483 reads 36 comments

  13. 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 8 months ago 2,883 reads 4 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 3,877 reads 4 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 26,460 reads 22 comments

  16. 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 8 months ago 23,803 reads 55 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 1,735 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 8 months ago 7,886 reads 4 comments

  19. 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 8 months ago 7,621 reads 12 comments

  20. 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 8 months ago 7,998 reads 5 comments

  21. 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 9 months ago 80,927 reads 152 comments

  22. 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 9 months ago 48,842 reads 117 comments

  23. 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 9 months ago 2,028 reads 2 comments

  24. 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 9 months ago 10,222 reads 3 comments

  25. 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 9 months ago 33,115 reads 116 comments