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

    The St. Louis Cardinals (60-54) and Chicago Cubs (71-41) are both coming off wins heading into the opener of a key four-game series between the National League Central rivals on Thursday at Wrigley Field ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 1,350 reads 0 comments

  2. Francisco Cervelli Injury: Updates on Pirates Catcher's Wrist and Return

    Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli left Aug. 10's game against the San Diego Padres after suffering a wrist injury. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1,942 reads 0 comments

  3. Alex Reyes Recalled from Triple-A Memphis by Cardinals

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced on Tuesday they have purchased right-handed pitcher Alex Reyes from the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 4,131 reads 5 comments

  4. Ivan Nova to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The New York Yankees continued to be sellers on Monday, trading starting pitcher Ivan Nova to the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 40,563 reads 30 comments

  5. Ryan Braun Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers OF

    Outfielder Ryan Braun would make a good trade candidate, especially with the Milwaukee Brewers squarely in sell mode before the August 1 non-waiver trade deadline, as he's in the midst of another strong season ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 35,685 reads 33 comments

  6. Bruce Ties Reds Record with Home Run in 5th Straight Game

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce tied a franchise record during the seventh inning of Wednesday's 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants , hitting a home run in a fifth consecutive game, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 months ago 904 reads 0 comments

  7. Aroldis Chapman Comments on 1st Appearance with Cubs

    Newly acquired closer Aroldis Chapman lived up to the hype in his first appearance with the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 6,034 reads 2 comments

  8. Trevor Rosenthal Injury: Updates on Cardinals RP's Shoulder and Return

    The St. Louis Cardinals placed reliever Trevor Rosenthal on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a right shoulder injury. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 2,875 reads 2 comments

  9. Aroldis Chapman to Cubs: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Months after acquiring him in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds , the New York Yankees shipped closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 131,457 reads 400 comments

  10. Aroldis Chapman Blockbuster Solidifies Cubs as MLB's Heavyweight Contender

    The Chicago Cubs were already on the short list of MLB heavyweights. Now that they've acquired flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman, they'll tip the scales...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 66,741 reads 237 comments

  11. Jorge Soler Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Cubs OF

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has surfaced as a potential name on the move heading toward the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 50,276 reads 147 comments

  12. Addison Russell Injury: Updates on Cubs Shortstop's Heel and Return

    The Chicago Cubs announced shortstop Addison Russell suffered a left heel contusion Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers . It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 3,554 reads 1 comments

  13. Matt Holliday Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Face and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday suffered a facial abrasion in his nose and upper lip area after being hit by a pitch in Thursday's game against the San Diego Padres ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 2,312 reads 0 comments

  14. Jhonny Peralta Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Thumb and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta was placed on the disabled list on July 19 with a thumb injury. However, he's ready to return after being activated from the DL, per Jennifer Langosch of MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 1,350 reads 2 comments

  15. Ryan Dempster Sings 7th-Inning Stretch at Wrigley Field as Harry Caray

    Where there's Major League Baseball, there's a seventh-inning stretch. And where there's a seventh-inning stretch, there's a crowd crowing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game," which usually means there's mention of legendary sportscaster...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 2,414 reads 3 comments

  16. Jonathon Niese Trade Rumors: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation on Pirates SP

    With the Pittsburgh Pirates suddenly having an abundance of starting pitchers to choose from, Jon Niese is emerging as a potential trade candidate. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 8,824 reads 9 comments

  17. World Series Odds Update: Cubs Favorites on Betting Futures to Start 2nd Half

    The Chicago Cubs (53-35) lost 15 of their last 21 games heading into the MLB All-Star break, including nine of 11, but they are still +375 favorites (bet $100 to win $375) to ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 971 reads 0 comments

  18. David Stearns Q&A: How MLB's Youngest GM Is Building for the Future

    In an era in which teams like the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros have seen an organizational renaissance after overhauling their minor league systems, the term “rebuild” is thrown around as frequently as pie dough in a pizza kitchen...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 months ago 12,996 reads 7 comments

  19. Reds' Adam Duvall Amazingly Avoids Tag During Dive for 2nd Base

    Adam Duvall is a magician. His skill of choice? Sleight of hand. While on the road facing the Miami Marlins , the Cincinnati Reds left fielder provided an up-close performance for the opposition—namely, second baseman Derek Dietrich...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 3,604 reads 0 comments

  20. Will Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo Spoil Each Other's NL MVP Hopes?

    Twenty years ago, there was a team with two young stars batting in the middle of the lineup. The way Baseball-Reference.com calculates wins above replacement, Ken Griffey Jr...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 6,018 reads 45 comments

  21. Matt Carpenter Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Oblique and Return

    St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Matt Carpenter suffered a right oblique injury July 6 against the Pittsburgh Pirates and was placed on the disabled list the following day...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 8,969 reads 10 comments

  22. Brandon Moss Injury: Updates on Cardinals 1B's Ankle and Return

    The St. Louis Cardinals placed first baseman Brandon Moss on the 15-day disabled list on July 5, but he's ready to return to the lineup. Continue for updates. Moss Activated From DL Tuesday, August 2 Jenifer Langosch of MLB ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 1,596 reads 0 comments

  23. What Should We Make of Jake Arrieta and the Cubs' Recent Stumbles?

    Jake Arrieta is trying to author a worthy follow-up to a Cy Young-winning season, and he's doing it on a Chicago Cubs team that's trying to end a 108-year championship drought...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 25,065 reads 103 comments

  24. Will Jason Heyward Deal Come Back to Bite Chicago Cubs?

    This season, there’s a euphoria that has consumed  Chicago Cubs  fans unlike anything the city’s North Side has seen for, say, a little over 100 years. The lovable losers finally have their World Series contender...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 months ago 9,358 reads 16 comments

  25. Billy Hamilton Injury: Updates on Reds Star's Status and Return

    Cincinnati Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton exited Wednesday's game against the Chicago Cubs in the first inning after being hit with a deflected fly ball. However, he is ready to return, according to C...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 2,325 reads 4 comments