1. 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 ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 536 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs Hold 2nd-Largest Division Lead on June 19 in Division Era

    The Chicago Cubs enter Monday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 12.5-game lead in the National League Central, making them just one of four teams in the divisional ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 4,673 reads 9 comments

  3. Dexter Fowler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler was placed on the disabled list on June 20 after experiencing right hamstring discomfort against the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 18. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 22,632 reads 22 comments

  4. Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball with His Cup, Finishes His Drink

    Chilled, shaken or with a twist; some drinks are best when crafted a certain way. This Chicago Cubs fan enjoyed his ballpark beverage with a splash of foul ball—courtesy of Addison Russell...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 16,559 reads 0 comments

  5. Top Cubs Prospect Ian Happ Strives for MLB Dream in Memory of Father

    SALEM, Va. — It's been a wondrous 53 weeks for 2015 Chicago Cubs first-round draft pick and Myrtle Beach Pelicans second baseman Ian Happ on the baseball diamond. Sunday delivers a poignant reminder of his greatest personal loss off it...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 6 months ago 34,915 reads 14 comments

  6. Adam Wainwright Wants to Participate in 2016 MLB Home Run Derby

    Pitchers announcing their candidacy for the Home Run Derby is the latest trend in Major League Baseball, and St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright officially threw his hat in the ring Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 6,225 reads 20 comments

  7. Jameson Taillon Showing Early Signs He Can Be MLB's Next Young Ace

    In his first two big league starts, Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon has faced off against Noah Syndergaard and Jacob deGrom, arguably the two biggest studs in the defending National League champion New York Mets ' stable...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 51,185 reads 66 comments

  8. Gerrit Cole Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Triceps and Return

    The Pittsburgh Pirates placed starting pitcher Gerrit Cole on the 15-day disabled list on June 14 due to a triceps injury. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 5,316 reads 16 comments

  9. Cincinnati Reds' Adam Duvall Is the Surprise MLB Slugger of 2016

    According to the best measure we have, the top power hitter in Major League Baseball in 2016 is David Ortiz. That's not too surprising. Although he's 40 years old, he's still David Ortiz...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 28,274 reads 16 comments

  10. Ryan Braun Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers Star

    Milwaukee Brewers star outfielder Ryan Braun is considered a prime candidate to be dealt to a contending team before the trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 36,971 reads 113 comments

  11. Ryan Braun and Jay Bruce Looking Like Game-Changing Trade Assets

    There are two guys in the NL Central having great bounce-back seasons but whose efforts are being wasted on clubs that are about as bad as everyone expected them to be. It sounds like these two guys would be better off in greener pastures...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 29,572 reads 39 comments

  12. Francisco Cervelli Injury: Updates on Pirates Catcher's Hand and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after breaking the hamate bone in his left hand. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 3,403 reads 1 comments

  13. Billy Hamilton Injury: Updates on Reds CF's Concussion and Return

    Cincinnati Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list on June 10 after suffering a head injury against the St. Louis Cardinals on June 9...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 1,684 reads 0 comments

  14. Matt Carpenter Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Finger and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter suffered a finger injury during Thursday night's game against the Cincinnati Reds . However, he will not miss any additional game action...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 4,552 reads 3 comments

  15. Delvin Perez: Prospect Profile for Cardinals' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Delvin Perez Position: SS DOB: November 24, 1998 (17 years old) Height/Weight: 6'3", 165 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: International Baseball Academy ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 11,428 reads 30 comments

  16. Joel Peralta to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs made a move to bolster their bullpen depth Thursday, when they agreed to terms on a minor league deal with 40-year-old Joel Peralta. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal first reported Peralta is headed to the Windy City...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 8,288 reads 3 comments

  17. Corey Ray: Prospect Profile for Brewers' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Corey Ray Position: OF DOB: Sept. 22, 1994 (21 years old) Height/Weight: 5'11", 185 lbs Bats/Throws: L/L School: Louisville Previously Drafted: 2013 ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 7,703 reads 17 comments

  18. Nick Senzel: Prospect Profile for Cincinnati Reds' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Nick Senzel Position: 3B/SS DOB: June 29, 1995 (20 years old) Height/Weight: 6'1", 205 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: Tennessee Previously Drafted: ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 6,990 reads 4 comments

  19. Chris Coghlan to Cubs for Arismendy Alcantara: Latest Trade Details, Reaction

    Roughly four months after trading him to the Oakland Athletics , the Chicago Cubs have brought back veteran utility man Chris Coghlan ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 21,336 reads 61 comments

  20. Jorge Soler Injury: Updates on Cubs OF's Hamstring and Return

    An MRI on Tuesday confirmed that Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has suffered a strained hamstring and is headed to the disabled list, CSN Chicago's Patrick Mooney reported...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 9,884 reads 29 comments

  21. Kolten Wong Optioned to Triple-A by Cardinals: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced Monday that they have optioned second baseman Kolten Wong to the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 13,473 reads 33 comments

  22. 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 6 months ago 1,797 reads 1 comments

  23. Andrew McCutchen Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Thumb and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen exited Thursday's game against the Miami Marlins after experiencing "right thumb discomfort," per the team . Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 2,591 reads 1 comments

  24. Are Cubs Deserving of Early 2016 All-Star Game Ballot Barrage?

    The Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball. That's true on the stat sheet, where they lead the solar system with a plus-129 run differential...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 19,192 reads 205 comments

  25. Craig Sager Throws 1st Pitch, Sings 7th-Inning Stretch at Wrigley Field

    Craig Sager is throwing cancer a curveball—or at least smacking it with a first pitch. Wednesday night at Wrigley Field saw the beloved NBA on TNT sideline reporter throwing ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 10,075 reads 5 comments