1. 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 7 months ago 11,480 reads 36 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 2,875 reads 4 comments

  3. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 7 months ago 3,871 reads 4 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 26,453 reads 22 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 23,768 reads 55 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 1,728 reads 0 comments

  7. Cubs Infielder Javier Baez Steals Home in Game 1 of NLCS

    Javier Baez is an exciting baseball player. He's earned that reputation because he does things such as stealing home plate, like he did in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday...

    Vincent Samperio Written by Vincent Samperio about 7 months ago 7,885 reads 4 comments

  8. Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers: Keys for Each Team to Win NLCS Game 1

    The Chicago Cubs enter the National League Championship Series with as much confidence as a team battling a 108-year title drought could possibly have...

    Brett Klein Written by Brett Klein about 7 months ago 7,612 reads 12 comments

  9. Cubs Join 1986 Mets to Come Back from 3-Run Deficit in 9th Inning to Win Series

    Fact: The Cubs overcame a 5-2 deficit in the 9th inning to beat the Giants 6-5 on Tuesday night and move on to the NLCS ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 months ago 7,995 reads 5 comments

  10. Chicago Cubs' Historic Comeback Proves This Is Not the Same Old Franchise

    For the last 107 seasons, any hope the Chicago Cubs held heading into postseason play was almost immediately followed by agony...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 80,916 reads 152 comments

  11. Cubs Proving to Be Not Just the Best, but Deepest Team in Baseball

    When the goal is to snap a World Series championship drought that's existed for longer than Wrigley Field itself, it's best to leave as little as possible to chance. That pretty much explains the 2016 Chicago Cubs ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 48,831 reads 117 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs Pitcher Travis Wood Homers to Left Field

    Is there anything better than watching a pitcher hit a home run? Chicago Cubs pitcher Travis Wood hit a bomb to left field to give the Cubs a 5-2 fourth-inning lead over the San ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 8 months ago 2,012 reads 2 comments

  13. Kyle Hendricks Injury: Updates on Cubs Pitcher's Arm and Return

    Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks left Saturday's National League Division Series game against the San Francisco Giants after taking a line drive off his arm. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 10,145 reads 3 comments

  14. Sweet-Swinging Javier Baez Primed to Be Cubs' Breakout Star of 2016 Playoffs

    The Chicago Cubs have no shortage of burgeoning stars. Toss a fungo bat during Chicago's pregame warm-ups, and you're likely to hit a young stud: Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant , Addison Russell —the list goes on...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 33,108 reads 116 comments

  15. Billy Murray Spotted at NLDS Game 1 Wearing Anti-Billy Goat Curse Shirt

    Bill the Goat. Actor Bill Murray was spotted Friday at Wrigley Field for Game 1 of the National League Division Series between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Meredith Minkow about 8 months ago 16,981 reads 12 comments

  16. Snakebit Cubs Fanbase Confident, Ready for Most Important Postseason in Century

    CHICAGO — To understand the psyche of Chicago Cubs fans is not to be a team historian. Steve Bartman and the Curse of the Billy Goat are integral events in the long-suffering organization's history...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 7,384 reads 23 comments

  17. Addison Russell Q&A: 'We're Definitely Embracing What We Have Here in Chicago'

    If the Chicago Cubs have their way, 2016 will be the year they finally end a 108-year World Series championship drought and send the Curse of the Billy Goat the way of the Curse of the Bambino ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 6,657 reads 8 comments

  18. Joe Maddon's Grandson Shaves Cubs' Logo into His Head

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon 's grandson is doing his part to bring good fortune to the Cubbies this fall as the club attempts to win its first World Series since 1908...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 months ago 9,426 reads 7 comments

  19. Inside the Numbers: How the 2016 Cubs Plan to Reverse the Curse

    The 2016 Chicago Cubs are one of the best teams in franchise history. Is this the year the Cubs finally reverse the curse? Check out their records and milestones in the video above and decide for yourself...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 1,675 reads 5 comments

  20. Andrew McCutchen Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Pirates OF

    Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen reportedly will be on the trade block this offseason, according to Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review . Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 23,137 reads 84 comments

  21. Jon Lester Comments on Cubs' World Series Expectations

    With Major League Baseball's playoffs just days away, the first 100-win season since 1935 doesn't mean a thing for Chicago Cubs starter Jon Lester ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 4,224 reads 2 comments

  22. Jed Hoyer, Jason McLeod Agree to New Contracts with Cubs: Details, Reaction

    After locking up president Theo Epstein, the Chicago Cubs are keeping the rest of their dynamic front-office trio together with extensions for general manager Jed Hoyer and vice president Jason McLeod...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 6,727 reads 5 comments

  23. St. Louis Cardinals Beat Cincinnati Reds Via Controversial Walk-Off

    The St. Louis Cardinals notched an important, yet controversial, 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium on Thursday night...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 8 months ago 13,907 reads 34 comments

  24. Joey Votto Injury: Updates on Reds Star's Face and Return

    Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto was forced to come out of Thursday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals with a facial laceration. Continue for updates. Votto Hit in Face by Throw Thursday, Sept...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 1,399 reads 0 comments

  25. Chicago Cubs Fan Gets 2016 World Series Champions Tattoo

    All long-suffering Chicago Cubs fans will anxiously root for them to win their first World Series championship in over a century. For one optimistic supporter, the stakes are especially high...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 6,875 reads 20 comments