1. Mookie Betts, Javier Baez Favored to Win 2018 AL, NL MVP Awards in Latest Odds

    If the latest odds are any indication, the Chicago Cubs could have their second National League MVP winner in three years. Per OddsShark, Cubs star Javier Baez is the leading candidate to win 2018 NL MVP at -110 (bet $11 for $10 return)...

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  2. PED Villain Ryan Braun Can Redeem Himself from $105M Bust to Pennant Race Hero

    To say Ryan Braun 's career has been defined by ups and downs is an understatement of, well, Braunian proportions. In 2011, Braun hit his apex...

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  3. Lorenzo Cain Exits with Rib Cage Injury vs. Reds

    Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Lorenzo Cain was forced to leave Tuesday's game against the Cincinnati Reds with a rib cage injury. Adam McCalvy of MLB ...

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  4. Cubs Reliever Brandon Morrow Out for the Season with Biceps Injury

    Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Brandon Morrow will miss the rest of the 2018 MLB season because of a lingering elbow injury...

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  5. Brewers' Christian Yelich Completes 2nd Cycle of the Season; Both vs. Reds

    The Cincinnati Reds will be happy to see the back of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich this season. With a triple in the bottom of the sixth inning Monday night, Yelich completed his second cycle of the 2018 campaign...

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  6. Cubs Closer Pedro Strop out at Least 2 Weeks with Hamstring Injury

    The Chicago Cubs will be without closer Pedro Strop for an extended period after he suffered a hamstring injury Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Anthony Rizzo Calls Makeup Game vs. Nationals, Cubs' Schedule 'A Joke'

    Suffice it to say Anthony Rizzo was not happy to be playing Thursday's makeup game against the Washington Nationals . The Chicago Cubs slugger wore his full uniform on the team plane heading to Washington D...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. MLB's Sabermetric Era Turned Lorenzo Cain from Role Player into $80M Superstar

    Traditional baseball card statistics don't do Lorenzo Cain any favors. He's hit .300 a few times, but he's peaked at 16 home runs and 72 runs batted in, and he's yet to steal 30 bases in a season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. No MLB Team Wanted Miles Mikolas for 3 Years, Now He's an Ace

    If success is the best revenge, consider Miles Mikolas avenged. After three years in Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball, apparently unwanted by all 30 MLB clubs, Mikolas is back in the big leagues with the St...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Cole Hamels: Brewers Rivalry Doesn't Exist Due to All of the Cubs Fans in Stands

    Cole Hamels hasn't been a member of the Chicago Cubs for long, but he knows what to say to get their fans on his side...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Adam Wainwright to Rejoin Cardinals Next Monday After Elbow Injury

    St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright hasn't played since May 13 because of right elbow inflammation, but he is set to rejoin the rotation in next Monday's home game against the Pittsburgh Pirates , according to David Adler of MLB ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Cole Hamels' Unlikely Rise from Rock-Bottomed $144M Ace to Cubs Savior

    Here's an interesting question: Did Cole Hamels need the Chicago Cubs or did the Cubs need Hamels? Early in the veteran left-hander's North Side tenure, the answer appears to be a resounding "yes and yes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Curtis Granderson Reportedly Traded to Brewers from Blue Jays for Prospect

    The Milwaukee Brewers reportedly acquired outfielder Curtis Granderson from the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday, per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Jon Heyman of Fancred noted Toronto will receive a Class-A prospect in return...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 20 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Kris Bryant, Addison Russell to Be Activated from DL vs. Phillies

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Friday that third baseman Kris Bryant and shortstop Addison Russell will be activated from the disabled list prior to Saturday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Video Emerges of 2014 Strip Club Brawl That Led to Carlos Martinez Lawsuit

    Video has emerged of the 2014 brawl outside of an Illinois strip club involving St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez and then- Miami Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna ...

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  16. Jason Heyward Leaves Game vs. Braves Due to Hamstring Injury

    The Chicago Cubs announced outfielder Jason Heyward left Thursday's game against the Atlanta Braves with right hamstring tightness after he dove for a ball in the outfield...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Kris Bryant to Rejoin Cubs on Saturday After Shoulder Injury

    The Chicago Cubs are getting the 2016 National League MVP back right before the stretch run. According to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times , Kris Bryant ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Christian Yelich Becomes 1st Brewer to Hit for Cycle Since 2011

    Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Christian Yelich is enjoying facing Cincinnati Reds pitching. A day after drilling two home runs in Tuesday's 9-7 loss, Yelich needed a mere seven innings Wednesday to hit for the cycle...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Mike Shildt, Cardinals Agree to 3-Year Contract

    Mike Shildt has earned the full-time managerial job for the St. Louis Cardinals , agreeing to a three-year contract Tuesday, the team announced . Derrick Goold and Rick Hummel of the St...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Trade Rumors: Pirates' Josh Harrison Clears Waivers, Currently Has Injury

    As he deals with a minor hamstring injury, Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison must wait to find out what's next. Jon Heyman of Fancred reported Tuesday that Harrison cleared waivers...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Matt Harvey Won't Be Traded to Brewers After Being Claimed on Waivers

    The Cincinnati Reds are apparently not in the business of helping out division foes. Bobby Nightengale of the Cincinnati Enquirer reported the Reds are not planning to trade Matt Harvey to the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 27 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Cubs Now Stuck with Yu Darvish's $126M Megadeal After Dreadful 2018 Flop

    The Yu Darvish signing was supposed to hoist the Chicago Cubs . Instead, it's taken less than a year to start haunting them. And so it will go for the next five years...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 28 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Willson Contreras Surprises 11-Year Old with Down Syndrome at School

    Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras gave a young fan a pleasant surprise on Thursday. Per Madeline Kenney of the Chicago Sun-Times , Contreras arrived at Franklin Park's ...

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  24. Matt Harvey Reportedly Claimed on Revocable Waivers

    Cincinnati Reds pitcher Matt Harvey has already been traded once this season and could be on the move again given the latest report...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Addison Russell Put on 10-Day DL with Finger Injury; Daniel Murphy Added

    The Chicago Cubs placed shortstop Addison Russell on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to Monday with a sprained left middle finger and added newly acquired infielder Daniel Murphy to the major league roster...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 1 reads 0 comments