1. Joe Nathan to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs reached an agreement Tuesday with veteran relief pitcher Joe Nathan on a major league contract for the rest of the 2016 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 26,301 reads 38 comments

  2. Bryan Price, Ross Ohlendorf Suspended: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price and pitcher Ross Ohlendorf were each suspended by Major League Baseball on Friday for their actions in Wednesday's 5-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 9,931 reads 7 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 8,608 reads 78 comments

  4. 5 Keys to the Chicago Cubs Getting on a Track to the World Series

    It's no secret how the Chicago Cubs have raced out to the best record in the majors. The National League Central club, who OddsShark.com pegs as the early Fall Classic favorites, has scored the most runs in baseball and given up the fewest...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 11 months ago 7,063 reads 25 comments

  5. Cubs Become 10th MLB Team to Win 24 of 1st 30 Games in a Season

    The Chicago Cubs improved to 24-6 with Sunday's 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals in 13 innings, becoming the first team since the 1984 Detroit Tigers (26-4) to win 24 or more of its first 30 games in a season, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 months ago 1,426 reads 1 comments

  6. Ryan Braun's Superstar Comeback Makes Him High-Profile Trade Chip

    For 10 big league seasons, Ryan Braun has worn uniforms that said only "Milwaukee" or " Brewers " across the front. Before the 2016 MLB trade deadline slides past, that could change...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 21,587 reads 56 comments

  7. Cubs Affirm Status as MLB Favorites with Impressive Sweep of Nationals

    They don't hand out trophies in early May. No one understands that truism better than the average Chicago Cubs fan. A 107-year-and-counting championship drought is bound to feature more than a few hot starts...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 65,037 reads 158 comments

  8. Cubs Become 2nd-Fastest Team to Reach +100 Run Differential

    With Saturday's 8-5 win over the Washington Nationals , the 2016 Chicago Cubs became the second-fastest major league team (since at least 1900) to reach a run differential of plus-100, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 months ago 11,100 reads 16 comments

  9. Matt Adams Injury: Updates on Cardinals 1B's Knee and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams left Thursday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies with a knee injury. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 2,013 reads 0 comments

  10. Billy Hamilton Injury: Updates on Reds Star's Thumb and Return

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton suffered a thumb injury Tuesday and missed Wednesday's game against the San Francisco Giants . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 510 reads 0 comments

  11. Devin Mesoraco Injury: Updates on Reds Catcher's Shoulder and Return

    Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco suffered a torn labrum on April 27 and has undergone surgery. It's unclear when he will return to the field. Continue for updates...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 11 months ago 6,630 reads 17 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs Dress in Eccentric 'Minimalist Zany' Suits for Pittsburgh Road Trip

    In earning the current best record in the MLB , the Chicago Cubs have likely made themselves targets for the rest of the league...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 months ago 7,453 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 11 months ago 1,684 reads 2 comments

  14. Brewers Turn 7th Triple Play in Franchise History vs. the Marlins

    The Milwaukee Brewers might have taken the 6-3 loss to the Miami Marlins on Friday night, but it was an historically noteworthy night at Miller Park...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 13,930 reads 4 comments

  15. Warren G Botches 'Take Me Out to the Ballgame' During Cubs' 7th-Inning Stretch

    To paraphrase Nate Dogg, someone on the North Side of Chi-Town should be on a mission to help Mr. Warren G...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 44,593 reads 33 comments

  16. Pirates Coaching Staff Receives Contract Extensions Through 2017 Season

    The 13-9 Pittsburgh Pirates have gotten off to a solid start in 2016 and are fresh off a 98-win campaign. The coaching staff was rewarded for its efforts on Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 1,671 reads 1 comments

  17. 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 11 months ago 15,909 reads 53 comments

  18. Kris Bryant Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ankle and Return

    Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant missed one game after leaving the field during the Cubs' April 28 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers after suffering a mild sprained right ankle while running the bases in the third inning...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 11 months ago 16,309 reads 16 comments

  19. 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 11 months ago 11,949 reads 11 comments

  20. Miguel Montero Injury: Updates on Cubs Catcher's Back and Return

    The Chicago Cubs ' title aspirations had hit an early speed bump this season with catcher Miguel Montero battling an injury to his back. However, he's ready to return to the field...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 8,054 reads 8 comments

  21. Scooter Gennett Injury: Updates on Brewers 2B's Oblique and Return

    Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett is dealing with right oblique tightness that landed him on the disabled list, and it is uncertain when he'll return to action. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 594 reads 1 comments

  22. McCutchen Hits 3 Homers in a Game for 2nd Time in Career

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen broke out of his slump in a big way Tuesday night, recording the second three-homer game of his career in a 9-4 win over the Colorado Rockies , per MLB Stat of the Day ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 months ago 518 reads 2 comments

  23. Andrew McCutchen's 3-HR Explosion Emphatically Ends Early-Year Slump

    Andrew McCutchen went into the Pittsburgh Pirates ' latest contest as the worst hitter in their everyday lineup. Clearly, what he needed was a slump-buster. Or three...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 5,403 reads 12 comments

  24. 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 11 months ago 20,862 reads 81 comments

  25. Diaz Becomes 1st Player with .500 Batting Average Through 50 at-Bats

    St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Diaz accomplished an interesting feat during Monday's 12-7 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks , becoming the first player in baseball's modern era (since at least 1900) to own a batting average of ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 11 months ago 2,355 reads 0 comments