1. Chicago Cubs: 5 Bold Predictions for the Final Month of the Season

    After spending much of the first half of the season looking up at the Milwaukee Brewers , the Chicago Cubs are finally gaining separation in the National League Central. At 73-60 entering play Friday, they're 3...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 19,005 reads 0 comments

  2. Leonys Martin Reportedly Traded to Cubs for Player to Be Named Later, Cash

    The Chicago Cubs reportedly have added depth to their outfield mix for the stretch run after acquiring Leonys Martin from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 20,741 reads 0 comments

  3. Addison Russell's MRI Reveals Reaggravation of Foot Injury; Could Miss 3 Weeks

    The Chicago Cubs could be without shortstop Addison Russell for another three weeks after he reaggravated his foot injury prior to a rehab appearance on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 369 reads 0 comments

  4. Reds' Joey Votto Gives 6-Year-Old Fan Bat and Jersey After Hitting Home Run

    Joey Votto turned a relatively inconsequential Thursday matinee between the Cincinnati Reds and New York Mets into an unforgettable moment for one young fan...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 1,280 reads 0 comments

  5. Jon Lester Reportedly Will Be Activated from DL Saturday After Lat Injury

    Jon Lester will reportedly return to the mound Saturday against the Atlanta Braves when the Chicago Cubs activate him off the 10-day disabled list, according to the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 1,888 reads 0 comments

  6. Keon Broxton Saves Win for Brewers with Home Run Robbery

    Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Keon Broxton entered Wednesday's game versus the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park in the top of the eighth inning. That proved to be quite the defensive substitution...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 938 reads 0 comments

  7. Wade Davis Sets Cubs Record with 27th Consecutive Save

    Wade Davis earned his 27th straight save with the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, pitching a scoreless ninth inning in the 4-1 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 2,268 reads 0 comments

  8. Brewers Minor Leaguer Julio Mendez Suffered Cardiac Event After Hit by Pitch

    Julio Mendez, a Milwaukee Brewers minor league infielder, is in critical but stable condition after suffering a "cardiac event" after being hit by a pitch in a game Saturday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 8,348 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs: Predicting 5 Impact September Call-Ups for 2017

    The final month of the 2017 MLB season is right around the corner, and with that rosters are set to expand from 25 to 40 players...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 10,522 reads 0 comments

  10. Josh Harrison: 1st MLB Player to End a No-Hit Bid with a Walk-Off Home Run

    Fact: Josh Harrison became the first player in MLB history to end a no-hit bid with a walk-off home run as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 in 10 innings on Wednesday night...

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  11. Cardinals' Trevor Rosenthal to Undergo Tommy John Surgery on Elbow Injury

    The St. Louis Cardinals will be without their closer for the rest of the season. On Wednesday, Jenifer Langosch of MLB .com reported Trevor Rosenthal will undergo Tommy John surgery next week...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,592 reads 0 comments

  12. Kris Bryant Suffers Hand Injury After Being Hit by Pitch vs. Reds

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant suffered a left hand contusion after he was hit by a pitch in the ninth inning of Tuesday night's 13-9 win over the Cincinnati Reds , according to ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 3,517 reads 0 comments

  13. Jon Lester Not Expected to Miss Significant Time with Lat, Shoulder Injuries

    The Chicago Cubs can breathe a sigh of relief after Jon Lester left Thursday's start against the Cincinnati Reds after just 1.2 innings with a lat injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 5,954 reads 0 comments

  14. Chicago Cubs: 5 Stars Who Need to Step Up ASAP Before It's Too Late

    The Chicago Cubs are in first place in the National League Central entering play Friday. Other than that, not much has gone according to plan for the MLB champions. At 63-57, the Cubs have the worst record of any division leader in baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 6,964 reads 0 comments

  15. Jon Lester Reportedly May Be Out for Season with Lat Injury

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester could miss the remainder of the 2017 season after suffering a left lat muscle injury, the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer reported Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 10,605 reads 0 comments

  16. Trevor Rosenthal Placed on DL with Elbow Injury; Cardinals Recall Luke Weaver

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced Thursday they placed right-handed reliever Trevor Rosenthal on the 10-day disabled list with irritation in his right elbow. The Cardinals recalled Luke Weaver to take Rosenthal's place on the active roster...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 2,665 reads 0 comments

  17. Joey Votto Launches Baseball Past Wrigley Field Upper Deck

    Well, that's one way to dispose of a foul ball. Cincinnati Reds infielder Joey Votto flexed his throwing arm on two different occasions this week and showed off his cannon after a foul ball...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 2 months ago 325 reads 0 comments

  18. Billy Hamilton Is 2nd Active Player with 50 Stolen Bases in 4 Different Seasons

    Fact: Billy Hamilton recorded his 50th steal of the season on Tuesday night, joining Jose Reyes (2005-2008) as the only active players to have at least 50 stolen bases in four different seasons...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 2 months ago 3,787 reads 0 comments

  19. Willson Contreras Injury Could Be Death Blow to Cubs' Playoff Chase

    If 2016 was about overcoming curses for the Chicago Cubs , 2017 has been about overcoming adversity. Their starting rotation wobbled like a Ferrari with a flat, forcing president ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 100,517 reads 0 comments

  20. Joey Votto Smacks a Double Despite Cubs' Four-Man Outfield

    It takes more than a four-man outfield to keep Joey Votto off base, as the Cubs learned the hard way Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 2 months ago 4,716 reads 0 comments

  21. Ben Zobrist Says MLB Needs Electronic Strike Zone After Game-Ending Call

    Count Chicago Cubs utility man Ben Zobrist among those who are ready for electronic strike zones calling strikes and balls in Major League Baseball. Umpire Mark Wegner punched Zobrist out on a pitch Jesse Rogers of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 21,607 reads 0 comments

  22. Cardinals to Honor 'Rally Cat' with Appreciation Day Benefiting Animal Rescue

    The St. Louis Cardinals ' lucky charm is getting its own appreciation day. The Cardinals announced they will be hosting the first-ever Rally Cat Appreciation Day at Busch Stadium on September 10, when they host the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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  23. Andrew McCutchen Leaves Game vs. Blue Jays with Apparent Leg Injury

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen suffered an apparent left leg injury Friday against the Toronto Blue Jays and was forced to leave the game, according to Stephen J...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 4,876 reads 0 comments

  24. Willson Contreras Reportedly Could Miss 4-6 Weeks with Hamstring Injury

    The Chicago Cubs could be without star catcher Willson Contreras for four to six weeks because of a hamstring injury. Per MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 3,074 reads 0 comments

  25. Chicago Cubs: Pennant Race Roster Moves the Team Should Consider

    The passing of the non-waiver trade deadline doesn't mean a contender like the Chicago Cubs is finished tweaking the active roster for the stretch run...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 10,734 reads 0 comments