1. World Series Shift to Chicago Ushers in Historic Moment Bigger Than the Game

    CHICAGO — The old girl is dressed to the nines. Wrigley Field, on deck to host her first World Series game Friday night since Oct. 10, 1945, is crackling with energy...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 51,077 reads 1 comments

  2. Will Kyle Schwarber's NL Benching Dull Cubs' World Series Momentum?

    The World Series is returning to Chicago's North Side for the first time since 1945. That's the lead storyline ahead of Friday's pivotal Game 3, which is scheduled to be aired at 8 p...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 19,252 reads 47 comments

  3. Kyle Schwarber Not Cleared to Play in Outfield in Game 3 of 2016 World Series

    The 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians shifts to Wrigley Field for Games 3-5 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, and the North Siders will not have ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 14,638 reads 58 comments

  4. Nebraska Couple Decorates Home with 'Go Cubs Go' Halloween Light Show

    Hey Chicago, what do you say? Some Cubs fans from Nebraska are showing all of you up today. Sabrina and Paul combined their Cubs fandom and Halloween spirit by orchestrating an ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 36,834 reads 14 comments

  5. Comeback Kid Kyle Schwarber Rewarding Cubs' Faith with Impact World Series

    CLEVELAND — Don’t worry. Hitting savant Kyle Schwarber isn’t Superman all down the line. In some respects, he’s just like you and me...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 102,401 reads 70 comments

  6. Cubs Flaunt World Series Starter Edge on Back of Jake Arrieta's Solid Game 2

    The postseason of the bullpens ran into an everlasting truth in the first two games of the World Series . The team with the better starting pitcher still wins most games...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 10,638 reads 23 comments

  7. Spotlight Is on Jake Arrieta to Overcome Checkered Postseason Past

    Jake Arrieta , line one is for you. It's destiny calling — and it's urgent. Don't worry. We're not going to get too melodramatic after the Chicago Cubs ' dispiriting ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 10,158 reads 37 comments

  8. Cubs Maintain World Series Favorite Status Despite Game 1 Blowout

    At the risk of going out on a limb for a team that hasn't won a World Series in 108 years or even scored in a World Series in 71 years... Don't worry. The Chicago Cubs still have this...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 13,317 reads 78 comments

  9. High Schooler Predicted Chicago Cubs' 2016 World Series Appearance in 1993

    Back in 1993, a high school student used his yearbook quote to correctly predict the Chicago Cubs ' World Series run in 2016...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 176,410 reads 106 comments

  10. Cubs vs. Indians: Ending the Drought

    The Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians will try to rewrite history in the 2016 World Series. Only one team will be able to do so. Check out some things to love about this year's Fall Classic heading into Game 1 Tuesday night...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 235 reads 0 comments

  11. The Ridiculous Numbers Inside the Cubs' 71-Year World Series Drought

    The Chicago Cubs are finally headed to the World Series since their last appearance in 1945. The 71-year drought marked a historic record in baseball and enough time to rack up some even crazier numbers...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 578 reads 0 comments

  12. Will Ferrell Revives Harry Caray Impersonation on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

    Hey! As the Chicago Cubs prepare for their first World Series since 1945, Will Ferrell revived his Harry Caray impersonation on Jimmy Kimmel Live ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 49,556 reads 8 comments

  13. Is Aroldis Chapman or Kenley Jansen This Winter's Top Closer Available?

    There’s a growing conundrum plaguing the minds of baseball’s best executives. To a man, each is searching for the sport’s most elusive prize: a shutdown bullpen...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 months ago 16,007 reads 37 comments

  14. World Series 2016: Latest Bracket Results, Odds and Predictions

    For the baseball fan who appreciates the historical aspect of the game, the Chicago Cubs clinching the National League Championship Series on Saturday night with a 5-0 win over ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 26,830 reads 0 comments

  15. Bleacher Report's 2016 League Championship Series Awards

    I went looking to see how Bleacher Report covered things the last time the Chicago Cubs went to the World Series . No luck. I couldn't find any of our stories about the last Cleveland Indians ' World Series title, either...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 14,912 reads 39 comments

  16. Cubs' Fearless End to 71-Year Pennant Drought Sets Historic World Series Stage

    CHICAGO — So, 71 years later, this is what it looks like when the Chicago Cubs storm into the World Series… Anthony Rizzo hitting everything Clayton Kershaw threw ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 75,011 reads 107 comments

  17. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade Plan to Make Bet on Cubs-Indians World Series

    The top bromance in the NBA is spilling over to the baseball diamond. With the Chicago Cubs advancing to the World Series on Saturday for a matchup with the Cleveland Indians ...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 3 months ago 12,424 reads 7 comments

  18. Kyle Schwarber Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Kyle Schwarber's powerful bat has been absent from the Chicago Cubs lineup since the third game of the 2016 season, when the outfielder suffered a torn ACL and LCL...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 54,764 reads 62 comments

  19. How Concerned Should Cubs Be About a Suddenly Hittable Aroldis Chapman?

    The Chicago Cubs acquired Aroldis Chapman because he's a flamethrower. In the 2016 postseason, he's ignited a disconcerting number of fires...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 27,229 reads 47 comments

  20. Jon Lester Re-Establishing Himself as One of October's Unflappable Heroes

    The Chicago Cubs are one win away from the World Series, and Jon Lester is back among the pantheon of postseason studs...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 11,452 reads 36 comments

  21. Carl Edwards Jr. Injury: Updates on Cubs RP's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs reliever Carl Edwards Jr. was removed from Game 4 of the National League Championship Series with hamstring tightness, per Carrie Muskat of MLB .com. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 2,796 reads 4 comments

  22. This Is the 1st Time in Cubs History They Have Been Shut out Twice in Playoffs

    Fact: The Cubs were shut out for the second straight game on Tuesday night, losing to the Dodgers 6-0. This is the first time in Cubs history that they have been shut out twice in a single postseason...

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  23. Frank Kaminsky, Cubs Twitter Account Trade Barbs over Steve Bartman Jersey

    Frank Kaminsky continues to wage war against the Chicago Cubs . The Charlotte Hornets center and Chicago White Sox supporter showed up to his NBA preseason game at the United ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 26,421 reads 22 comments

  24. Kris Bryant, Javier Baez and the Cubs Building the 'New-Age' MLB Star

    CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs led the league this year in, among other things, wins, winning percentage, run differential and multitasking. Yes, that's right. Multitasking...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 23,661 reads 55 comments

  25. Cubs' Miguel Montero Delivers Game-Winning Grand Slam in 8th Inning

    October baseball is fun. The Los Angeles Dodgers had just tied Game 1 of the National League Championship Series at 3-3 in the top of the eighth inning Saturday night. Then Miguel Montero decided to become a hero...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 3 months ago 1,711 reads 0 comments