1. Jake Arrieta Could Cost Himself $100M with Free-Agent Year Letdown

    This isn't how the script was supposed to go for Jake Arrieta or the Chicago Cubs . Chicago rolled into 2017 as MLB 's defending champion, fresh off a historic curse-busting run and with a roster deep and loaded enough for a repeat performance...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 21 days ago 148,368 reads 0 comments

  2. Bryce Harper Reportedly Wants to Join Chicago Cubs in Free Agency

    Longtime baseball scribe Peter Gammons told 670 The Score on Friday that Bryce Harper 's preference is to sign with the Chicago Cubs when he hits the open market...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 138,099 reads 0 comments

  3. Anthony Rizzo Announces Engagement to Girlfriend Emily Vakos

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo announced Thursday he's engaged to girlfriend Emily Vakos . According to The Big Lead's Ryan Phillips , Vakos is a real estate broker in Chicago...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 24 days ago 21,476 reads 0 comments

  4. Chicago Cubs: 5 Potential Trade Options to Erase Early Struggles

    The Chicago Cubs should not press the panic button just yet. Following a championship triumph over a century in the making, the Cubs entered 2017 with lofty expectations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 25 days ago 16,373 reads 0 comments

  5. Jonathan Broxton Released by Cardinals; John Gant Recalled From Triple-A Memphis

    The St. Louis Cardinals released veteran relief pitcher Jonathan Broxton on Wednesday. The Cards recalled starting pitcher John Gant from the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds to fill the void in their 25-man roster...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 25 days ago 3,472 reads 0 comments

  6. Joe Maddon Doesn't Blame Bryce Harper for Brawl, Charging Mound vs. Giants

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he supported the decision by Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper to charge the mound Monday to fight San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a pitch...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 26 days ago 4,496 reads 0 comments

  7. Pirates' Gregory Polanco Carted off the Field with Ankle Injury vs. Diamondbacks

    Injuries continue to pile up for the Pittsburgh Pirates , who lost outfielder Gregory Polanco during Monday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks . According to Stephen J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 27 days ago 2,430 reads 0 comments

  8. Kris Bryant Says Cubs Have 'No Need to Worry,' Joe Maddon Talks Slow Start

    The Chicago Cubs started the 2016 season with a sparkling 25-6 record before ultimately overcoming 108 years of frustration with a World Series title. This year's version has the 25 in the win column but an uglier 24 in the loss column...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 9,566 reads 0 comments

  9. Jameson Taillon Completes 3 Scoreless Innings in 1st Start Since Cancer Surgery

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon threw three shutout innings in Sunday's rehab start, his first since he underwent testicular cancer surgery less than three weeks ago...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 24,586 reads 0 comments

  10. Ryan Braun Placed on 10-Day DL with Calf Injury

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has been shut down again due to calf issues. The Brewers announced Braun has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,545 reads 0 comments

  11. Ryan Braun Leaves Game vs. Diamondbacks with Calf Injury; Will Be Placed on DL

    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun left in the fourth inning of Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks with tightness in his left calf...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 3,231 reads 0 comments