1. Chicago Cubs Unveil 2016 World Series Banner Before Home Opener After Rain Delay

    In a celebration over 100 years in the making, the Chicago Cubs raised their 2016 World Series banner Monday night prior to their Opening Day matchup with the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 4,839 reads 0 comments

  2. Future Reds Ace Amir Garrett Is the Best Dunker in Major League Baseball

    ST. LOUIS — During the early stages of the baseball season, it isn't uncommon for clubhouses around MLB to screen NBA games. Of course, it's not exactly breaking news: Baseball players are sports fans too...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 32,038 reads 0 comments

  3. Javier Baez Suffers Eye Injury vs. Brewers After OF Collision with Jason Heyward

    Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Baez was forced to leave Friday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers after colliding with teammate Jason Heyward. The Cubs announced Baez suffered a left eye contusion in the collision...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 16,887 reads 0 comments

  4. Cardinals' Yadier Molina Can't Find Baseball Stuck to His Chest Protector

    It's not often Yadier Molina gets flustered behind home plate. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher has seen just about everything over his 14-year career—except for a ball sticking to his chest protector...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 months ago 31,692 reads 0 comments

  5. 5 Bold Predictions for the Chicago Cubs' 2017 Season

    Last season was kind of a big deal for the Chicago Cubs . They won their division, the National League Central. Kris Bryant won National League MVP honors. They won the pennant...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 17,896 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Odds, Analysis and MLB Betting Preview

    The Chicago Cubs (1-1) got back on track with their first win of the season behind a strong outing from starting pitcher Jake Arrieta against the St. Louis Cardinals (1-1) on Tuesday...

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  7. Stephen Piscotty Suffers Head Injury After Being Hit 3 Times in 1 Inning vs Cubs

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty suffered a head contusion during Tuesday's game against the Chicago Cubs and was removed from the game, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 31,425 reads 0 comments

  8. Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals: MLB Odds, Analysis, Betting Preview

    The St. Louis Cardinals upset the Chicago Cubs as home underdogs on Sunday night despite blowing a late 3-0 lead, and they will attempt to make it two straight over the defending World ...

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  9. Stephen Piscotty, Cardinals Agree on 6-Year Contract Extension

    The St. Louis Cardinals and outfielder Stephen Piscotty agreed to a six-year contract extension Monday, one day after the team's season-opening win over the Chicago Cubs , the team announced ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 13,049 reads 0 comments

  10. Carlos Martinez Dominates Champion Cubs to Show Cy Young Pedigree

    Nothing says "Hey, kid, go be our ace!" like a long-term contract extension and an Opening Day start. It's early yet, but Carlos Martinez sure looks ready, willing and able to oblige the St...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 15,075 reads 0 comments

  11. 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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  12. Yadier Molina, St. Louis Cardinals Agree to 3-Year Contract Extension

    The St. Louis Cardinals and star catcher Yadier Molina have agreed to a three-year, $60 million contract extension, the catcher told Marly Rivera of ESPN on Sunday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the deal Thursday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 28,742 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 9 months ago 8,002 reads 0 comments

  14. Ian Happ's Spring Breakout Means Cubs' Next Top Rookie Could Arrive in 2017

    When spring training began, one of the big burning questions was how creative Joe Maddon would need to be to fit Kyle Schwarber ’s bat into his Chicago Cubs lineup...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 29,286 reads 0 comments

  15. Jake Arrieta Blasts Home Run off Zack Greinke in Spring Training Game

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta is apparently ready to step into the box once the regular season begins. In the top of the third inning of Thursday's spring training game vs...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 4,802 reads 0 comments

  16. 1st Openly Gay MLB Player David Denson Retires at Age 22

    Minor league first baseman David Denson announced he has retired from professional baseball, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 's Tom Haudricourt reported. Denson was the first openly gay baseball player in an MLB -affiliated league...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 44,318 reads 0 comments

  17. Shoes, Roommates and Tattoos: The Birth of the Cubs' Championship Family

    MESA, Ariz. — Over boxes stacked like skyscrapers and through tightening bonds that would lead to roommate arrangements, you could see the seeds beginning to sprout toward an eventual path to glory...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 9 months ago 45,812 reads 0 comments

  18. Chicago Cubs: The 5 Most Disappointing Players in Spring Training so Far

    The Chicago Cubs are the MLB champions and boast a galaxy of budding stars, but even they aren't immune to underwhelming spring performances...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 20,437 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 9 months ago 22,982 reads 0 comments

  20. Anthony DeSclafani's Injury Diagnosed as UCL Sprain; Will Not Need Surgery

    Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Anthony DeSclafani suffered a UCL sprain in his right elbow and will be sidelined for up to four weeks, according to Mark Sheldon MLB .com and Zach Buchanan of the Cincinnati Enquirer ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 541 reads 0 comments

  21. Yadier Molina Criticizes MLB for Security at 2017 World Baseball Classic

    St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina , who is playing for Puerto Rico in the 2017 World Baseball Classic , is unhappy with the security provided to players in Guadalajara, Mexico...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 31,362 reads 0 comments

  22. Kris Bryant, Chicago Cubs Reportedly Agree to Record $1.05M Contract

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant has reportedly become the highest-paid second-year player in MLB history by agreeing to a $1.05 million contract for 2017. Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports first reported the details of the deal Thursday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 76,544 reads 0 comments

  23. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Who Are in Serious Danger of Being Cut or Demoted

    Out of all the players trying to earn major league roster spots this spring, nobody has it tougher than the guys at Chicago Cubs camp. As you would expect, the defending champs showed up to spring training with very few roster spots to fill...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 20,867 reads 0 comments

  24. Eloy Jimenez: Cubs' New No. 1 Prospect is Already Reaching Phenom Status

    The Chicago Cubs are baseball's most complete team. They're the defending champs, with stars littered around the diamond. Now, they've got another stud streaking across the firmament...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 73,123 reads 0 comments

  25. Adam Wainwright Rents Car for Prospect After Seeing Him Walk Everywhere

    Earlier this week, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright noticed 26-year-old pitching prospect Ryan Sherriff was walking everywhere. Derrick Goold of the St...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 23,753 reads 0 comments