1. Andrew McCutchen Is the Forgotten Superstar on the MLB Trade Market

    There's a club of major league superstars so exclusive it has just two members. To get in requires a number of recent top-five finishes in Most Valuable Player voting. One year won't do—sorry, Bryce Harper—and neither will two...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 10 months ago 25,518 reads 43 comments

  2. Is Aroldis Chapman or Dexter Fowler More Critical to Cubs' 2017 Repeat Push?

    Let's pretend for just a moment that Theo Epstein isn't some sort of divine power, which, if you polled those in Chicago, is the pervasive feeling since baseball underwent its version of an apocalypse: a Chicago Cubs World Series win...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 10 months ago 19,097 reads 73 comments

  3. Brett Cecil to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Free-agent relief pitcher Brett Cecil will have a new home for the first time in his eight-year MLB career, as he signed a four-year deal with the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 18,227 reads 49 comments

  4. Kris Bryant Joins Dustin Pedroia, Cal Ripken in Elite Category After Winning MVP

    Kris Bryant won the NL MVP on Thursday, joining Dustin Pedroia and Cal Ripken as the only players in MLB history to win Rookie of the Year, MVP and a World Series within their first two seasons...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 10 months ago 5,271 reads 3 comments

  5. Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts Comments on Winning World Series, Steve Bartman, More

    Few championships have meant more to a franchise than the Chicago Cubs ' 2016 World Series title. After 108 years without a title and 61 years since its last pennant, the team ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 79,492 reads 74 comments

  6. Young Fan Loses World Series Bet, Gets Tooth Yanked After Cubs Win

    Nothing good ever comes from a sports bet. One young fan learned the hard way. After the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series in 108 years, he honored his promise to let his friends pull out a tooth...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 months ago 11,751 reads 7 comments

  7. Cubs Fan Mabel Ball Dies at Age 108

    Mabel Ball — the 108-year-old Chicago Cubs fan who lived for the full length of the team's World Series drought before it was snapped earlier this month —died Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 95,062 reads 8 comments

  8. Craig Counsell, Brewers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    After two seasons at the helm, manager Craig Counsell agreed to terms on a three-year contract extension through 2020 with the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday. The team announced the move ahead of what would have been the final year on his deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 2,825 reads 3 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs Fan Honors World Series Win with Wrigley Marquee Tattoo on Head

    At least one Chicago Cubs fan plans to celebrate his team winning the 2016 World Series as long as he lives. Per Darren Rovell of ESPN, Ricky Rainey commemorated the Cubs' victory over the Cleveland Indians with a tattoo on his head...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 months ago 14,187 reads 7 comments

  10. Theo Epstein Eats Goat in Wrigley Field Bleachers After Cubs Win World Series

    The Curse of the Billy Goat is dead—and has been properly buried in Theo Epstein 's stomach. Last week, the Chicago Cubs put an end to a 108-year title drought that featured several prominent figures, none more so than the hated billy goat ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 11 months ago 50,517 reads 35 comments

  11. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Chicago Cubs

    Billy Goats and Bartman be damned. The curse over Wrigley Field has been lifted, and the Chicago Cubs are the kings of baseball for the first time in more than a century...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 months ago 6,879 reads 0 comments

  12. Keon Broxton Arrested: Latest Details and Comments on Brewers OF

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Keon Broxton was arrested on Friday and charged with misdemeanor trespassing. Per Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times , Broxton was arrested in Tampa after refusing to leave an area following a fight...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 1,530 reads 0 comments

  13. Chicago Cubs to Guest-Star on 'Saturday Night Live' This Week

    The Chicago Cubs are coming to you "Live from New York!" On Friday, catcher David Ross confirmed to MLB Network (via the Chicago Tribune ) that a few of the 2016 World Series ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 11 months ago 7,946 reads 2 comments

  14. Cubs Parade 2016: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

    The city of Chicago threw a party 108 years in the making Friday. Long-suffering fans of the Chicago Cubs packed the streets of the Windy City to watch the World Series parade that celebrated the team's first championship since 1908...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 36,522 reads 32 comments

  15. UNINTERRUPTED: Dwyane Wade Congratulates Cubs on World Series Win

    Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade congratulates the Chicago Cubs on their epic World Series victory and sends a message to LeBron James after the two made a World Series bet...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 11 months ago 967 reads 1 comments

  16. Steve Bartman Comments on Cubs Winning World Series

    After 13 years as a scapegoat, a weight was lifted off Steve Bartman's shoulders when the Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday, and ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 255,496 reads 100 comments

  17. Why Stop at One: Cubs Built for a Long Run of Title Contention

    CLEVELAND — It was the wise Satchel Paige who warned, "Don't look back; something might be gaining on you." Don't the Cleveland Indians , who let a three-games-to-one World Series lead slip away to the Chicago Cubs , know it...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 months ago 34,808 reads 125 comments

  18. Cubs Parade 2016: Celebration Schedule, Live Stream, Route and Players to Watch

    There might not be another celebration quite like what we are expecting out of the Chicago Cubs and their fans after 108 years of waiting. The Cubs won their first World Series title since 1908 Wednesday night...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 11,901 reads 3 comments

  19. Cubs Parade 2016: Predictions, Viewing Information for World Series Celebration

    For the first time in 108 years, the city of Chicago will be able to bask in the glow of a World Series celebration with the Cubs when the team holds its victory parade on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 4,695 reads 0 comments

  20. Cubs Fan Fulfills Promise, Listens to World Series at Father's Grave

    As fans traveled to Cleveland or gathered outside Wrigley Field to witness the Chicago Cubs ' first World Series championship since 1908, Wayne Williams listened to the game in a cemetery...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 25,404 reads 8 comments

  21. Craig Sager Has Bet on Cubs to Win World Series Every Year Since 1981

    For 35 years, Craig Sager has bet that the Chicago Cubs will win the World Series . His optimism finally paid off...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 49,130 reads 3 comments

  22. Jaime Garcia's Contract Option Picked Up by Cardinals: Latest Details, Reaction

    The St. Louis Cardinals reportedly will pick up the $12 million club option in the contract of starting pitcher Jaime Garcia for 2017. Jenifer Langosch of MLB ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 1,413 reads 0 comments

  23. Students List Cubs World Series Win as Reason for Tardiness

    At least they were honest. The Chicago Cubs needed 10 innings and over four hours (including a rain delay) to snap their World Series drought with a Wednesday night game that dragged into Thursday morning...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 24,490 reads 3 comments

  24. Cubs Parade 2016: Route, Live Stream and Expectations

    After 108 years of waiting, the Chicago Cubs finally ended their World Series championship drought with an 8-7 Game 7 win over the Cleveland Indians Wednesday, and a raucous celebration is sure to follow in the Windy City...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 23,376 reads 0 comments

  25. Cubs Parade 2016: Route, Date, Time, Live Stream and TV Info

    The 108-year wait is over as the Chicago Cubs are finally World Series champions. What will follow is a celebration that should match or exceed any we have seen in decades...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 73,226 reads 35 comments