1. Chicago Fan Creates Cubs vs. Mets Version of 'Punch-Out'

    YouTuber Johnny Fitz Live created a Chicago Cubs vs. New York Mets version of the Nintendo game Punch-Out in anticipation of the National League Championship Series—and you'll never guess which team he's rooting for...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 months ago 20,931 reads 45 comments

  2. MLB Playoffs: 10 Most Important Players in the Championship Series

    The MLB Playoffs have reached the Championship Series and the matchups in the American and National Leagues have been set. Before we delve into the top 10 players remaining, let's set the ground rules...

    Chazz Scogna Written by Chazz Scogna about 7 months ago 185 reads 0 comments

  3. Jon Lester to Start NLCS Game 1 over Jake Arrieta: Latest Comments and Reaction

    In a somewhat surprising move Thursday, the Chicago Cubs officially named Jon Lester their starter for Game 1 of the National League Championship Series, per MLB 's official Twitter account...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 7 months ago 6,747 reads 5 comments

  4. What's Biggest Key for Cubs to Continue Magical Postseason Run Through NLCS?

    With Tuesday night's 6-4 win, the Chicago Cubs have secured their place in the National League Championship Series, knocking off the arch-rival St. Louis Cardinals three games to one...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 months ago 104 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs' NLCS Trip Dethrones Cardinals, Puts World Series Dreams in View

    CHICAGO — Every traditional sports rivalry has similar components—geography, divisional ties and decades of history. The Cubs - Cardinals rivalry can be similarly characterized but with one very unique attribute attached: envy...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 7 months ago 119,116 reads 202 comments

  6. Cubs Advance to NLCS: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Chicago Cubs notched their first playoff victory since 2003 during this year's MLB postseason but are evidently not satisfied with such modest exploits...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 47,962 reads 67 comments

  7. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the St. Louis Cardinals

    After losing the National League Division Series to the Chicago Cubs in four games, it'd be easy to call for sweeping change in St. Louis this winter...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 7 months ago 45,791 reads 111 comments

  8. Cardinals vs. Cubs: Keys to Chicago Putting Away St. Louis in Game 4

    The Chicago Cubs look to take care of business and eliminate the rival St. Louis Cardinals from the postseason behind starter Jason Hammel in front of the home crowd at Wrigley Field during Game 4 of the National League Division Series at 4:30 p..

    Tim Penman Written by Tim Penman about 7 months ago 742 reads 0 comments

  9. Yadier Molina Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Hand and Return

    Yadier Molina will undergo surgery after battling a thumb injury that kept him out of the team's final 2015 postseason game as the St. Louis Cardinals saw their season end at the hands of the Chicago Cubs ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 10,020 reads 19 comments

  10. Can Cubs' Young Guns Continue Magical Season and Close out Cardinals in Game 4?

    The Chicago Cubs became just the second team in MLB history to start four rookies in a postseason game on Monday, per ESPN Stats and Info . They came through in a big way, as the Cubs beat the St...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 months ago 5,148 reads 23 comments

  11. Jason Heyward Must Star for Cardinals' World Series Hopes, His Own Mega-Contract

    Through a season full of injuries and, at times, uncertainty, Jason Heyward was a constant. Playing in his first season with a new team loaded with World Series expectations, ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 7 months ago 9,331 reads 17 comments

  12. Cubs' Young Offense Upstages Jake Arrieta with Star-Making Slugfest in G3 Win

    Based on recent headlines, you'd think the Chicago Cubs ' rise to power has had everything to do with Jake Arrieta and little to do with, well, anything else. In reality, however, the bats have also had a lot to do with that...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 66,119 reads 144 comments

  13. Addison Russell Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Hamstring and Return

    Chicago Cubs infielder Addison Russell was replaced by Javier Baez in Game 3 of the National League Division Series after suffering a hamstring injury. The Cubs announced Oct...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 29,942 reads 37 comments

  14. Cardinals vs. Cubs: Latest News and Notes Ahead of NLDS Game 3

    In just a few hours, (5:07 p.m. CT to be exact), a pivotal Game 3 of the of the National League Division Series will take place at the historic Wrigley Park, where the hometown Chicago Cubs are looking to break the series tie against the St...

    Laureen Irat Written by Laureen Irat about 7 months ago 1,724 reads 0 comments

  15. Jake Arrieta, Wrigley Field Give Cubs Big NLDS Advantage After Game 2 Win

    The Chicago Cubs needed only one win to distinctly swing the advantage. On Saturday, they got it. Now, the home-field advantage is on their side. But more importantly, so is the pitching lineup...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 7 months ago 19,484 reads 46 comments

  16. John Lackey Showcases Late-Career Renaissance with Dazzling NLDS Gem

    In their first game of the 2015 postseason, the St. Louis Cardinals got a boost from two rookies and one guy who's being paid like a rookie...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 14,656 reads 49 comments

  17. Kolten Wong Hits the Whip After Doubling Against the Cubs in NLDS

    It's October, and Kolten Wong is feeling himself. The St. Louis Cardinals second baseman celebrated his two-out double in the second inning of Game 1 of the National League Division Series against the Chicago Cubs by hitting the whip...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 months ago 12,779 reads 4 comments

  18. Carlos Martinez Loss May Finally Be the Injury That Bites the Cardinals

    Take this next sentence, stick it in an envelope, put the envelope in a time machine and send it back to a St. Louis Cardinals fan in March 2015...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 10,830 reads 20 comments

  19. Jake Arrieta, Cubs Show Regular Season Was No Fluke in NL Wild-Card Win

    Of all the things that happened in 2015, the Chicago Cubs ' winning 97 games with a major boost from a pitcher who came to the team as a throw-in player in a throwaway deal was arguably ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 64,264 reads 188 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs Advance to NLDS: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    Jake Arrieta's run of dominance continued Wednesday in a National League Wild Card contest as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates , 4-0, to clinch their first NLDS appearance since 2008...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 14,954 reads 17 comments

  21. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Pittsburgh Pirates

    Despite posting baseball's second-best regular-season record and hosting their third consecutive National League Wild Card Game, the Pittsburgh Pirates are heading home after a 4-0 loss at the hands of Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 7 months ago 17,642 reads 111 comments

  22. Cubs vs. Pirates NL Wild Card Game: Live Score and Instant Reaction

    FINAL SCORE: Cubs 4-0 Pirates The Cubs are moving on. In a game that had pitcher's duel written all over it, Jake Arrieta answered the call and helped lead the Chicago Cubs ...

    John Lund Written by John Lund about 7 months ago 100,690 reads 411 comments

  23. Best Twitter Buzz Ahead of Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Wild Card Matchup

    The Chicago Cubs will need dominating pitcher Jake Arrieta to bring out his inner bear when taking on Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates in Wednesday night's NL Wild Card Game—what is sure to be a hard-fought, low-scoring affair...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 1,655 reads 0 comments

  24. Gerrit Cole Proved October Guts as Rookie, Now a Complete Ace

    The focus has all been on the other guy, all about what Jake Arrieta has done and how unfair it is that the Pittsburgh Pirates ' 98-win season now hinges on finding a way around him in the National League Wild Card Game...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 10,724 reads 35 comments

  25. Bryan Price to Return as Reds Manager in 2016: Latest Details and Reaction

    Despite owning the worst record in the National League Central, the Cincinnati Reds have no intentions of making a managerial change once the season ends. According C...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 3,502 reads 29 comments