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  • This Unusual Stat Links Cubs To Red Sox-Yankees Wild Card Game
    • This Unusual Stat Links Cubs To Red Sox-Yankees Wild Card Game
    What do you get when you cross the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees in the 2021 American League Wild Card Game? Apparently, remnants of the Chicago Cubs. Red Sox designated hitter Kyle Schwarber and Yankees first baseman Anthony Rizzo played together for the Cubs between 2015 and 2020. Now, they’ll duke it […]...2021
  • • Don’t Pee Down Judge’s Leg And Tell Him It’s Ray-ning
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  • Yankees will face Anthony Rizzo-Luke Voit first-base decision
    • Yankees will face Anthony Rizzo-Luke Voit first-base decision
    It’s clear the Yankees are riding with Anthony Rizzo at first base down the stretch, with Luke Voit benched again with a left-hander on the mound on Tuesday....2021
  • Ex-Cubs Anthony Rizzo, Kyle Schwarber central to Yankees-Red Sox race
    • Ex-Cubs Anthony Rizzo, Kyle Schwarber central to Yankees-Red Sox race
    The Yankees scooped up Anthony Rizzo at the trade deadline, forcing the Red Sox to deal for Kyle Schwarber. The ex-Cubs teammates face off this weekend, battling for a wild card....2021
  • Trevor May takes dig at Yankee Stadium ahead of crucial Subway Series
    • Trevor May takes dig at Yankee Stadium ahead of crucial Subway Series
    The Mets reliever, noting the additions of Anthony Rizzo and Joey Gallo to the Yankees is counting on Citi Field to perhaps help neutralize that improved lineup....2021
  • Yankees’ Luke Voit struggling again as playing time decreases
    • Yankees’ Luke Voit struggling again as playing time decreases
    The Yankees insisted they had a plan for Luke Voit once Anthony Rizzo came off the COVID-19 injured list and Voit would no longer serve as the everyday first baseman. ...2021
  • Joey Gallo, Anthony Rizzo impacting Yankees lineup despite struggles
    • Joey Gallo, Anthony Rizzo impacting Yankees lineup despite struggles
    Together, as Yankees, Joey Gallo and Anthony Rizzo had teamed to post a .176/.307/.371 slash line. Why does it feel like they have contributed so much more?...2021
  • Anthony Rizzo talks Cubs’ World Series, COVID-19 vaccination status
    • Anthony Rizzo talks Cubs’ World Series, COVID-19 vaccination status
    Yankees slugger Anthony Rizzo, acquired from the Cubs in a trade-deadline deal July 29, takes a swing at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. ...2021
  • Luke Voit earns AL honors after plea for more playing time
    • Luke Voit earns AL honors after plea for more playing time
    After declaring last week he “deserves to play just as much as [Anthony Rizzo] does,” Voit was named American League Player of the Week....2021
  • Aaron Boone: Luke Voit will still have ‘big role’ with Yankees
    • Aaron Boone: Luke Voit will still have ‘big role’ with Yankees
    Aaron Boone said he talked with first baseman Luke Voit after the slugger said he deserves as much playing time as Anthony Rizzo....2021

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Anthony Rizzo injury and suspension

  • Rizzo, Chapman back; Boone talks role with Voit
    • Rizzo, Chapman back; Boone talks role with Voit
    Anthony Rizzo has been activated off the COVID-19 injury list by the Yankees and is back in the starting lineup, after manager Aaron Boone had a talk with fellow first baseman Luke Voit about his role moving forward....2021
  • Reds reliever Amir Garrett suspended seven games for 'inciting' incident with Cubs
    • Reds reliever Amir Garrett suspended seven games for 'inciting' incident with Cubs
    Garrett pounded his chest, screamed and walked toward Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo after striking him out in the top of the eighth inning....2021
  • • Cubs Plan To Exercise Anthony Rizzo’s Option
    The Cubs bought out left-hander Jon Lester’s option Friday, but first baseman Anthony Rizzo won’t get the same treatment. The team’s planning to pick up his $16.5MM option for 2021, which will be Rizzo’s last season of team control, Patrick Mooney of The Athletic reports. Retaining Rizzo shouldn’t come as a surprise, but as we’ve…...2020
  • • Anthony Rizzo Dealing With Rib Inflammation
    Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is battling an injury that could jeopardize his chances of being in the team’s lineup on Opening Day, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports. Rizzo underwent an MRI on Wednesday that confirmed rib head swelling on his left side. He’s dealing with back spasms as a result of the…...2020
  • • Anthony Rizzo backs Joe Maddon amid hot seat talk
    Joe Maddon has enjoyed tremendous success in his four seasons as manager of the Chicago Cubs, but there has been some talk about his World Series championship and NL Manager of the Year Award not being enough for him to keep his job next year. At least one of Maddon’s star players thinks that is ludicrous.After the Cubs lost the NL Wild Card Game in 13 innings on Tuesday, slugger Anthony Rizzo was...2018
  • • Clint Hurdle gives cryptic answer to question about Anthony Rizzo retaliation
    Monday’s game between the Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates included Chicago first baseman Anthony Rizzo sliding into the leg of Pittsburgh catcher Elias Diaz. MLB has since deemed the slide illegal.Might some retaliation be coming later in the series? When asked, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle merely noted Rizzo’s tendency to get hit by pitches. Not exactly a hard denial.Indeed, Rizzo does have a...2018
  • • Injury Notes: Kahnle, Drury, Shoemaker, Goodwin, Rendon, Burnette
    As expected, Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo was activated from the DL after a minimal time away from the team. But plenty of other players are still hurting, so we’ll take a spin around the league to catch up on the latest injury news of note: Yankees righty Tommy Kahnle is heading to the DL with shoulder…...2018
  • • Cubs' Anthony Rizzo blames Cincinnati bed for back injury, will take fewer swings in order to heal
    Rizzo believes his back tightness stems from a bad hotel room bed...2018
  • • Anthony Rizzo blames bad back, trip to DL on hotel bed
    The Chicago Cubs on Tuesday morning announced that first baseman Anthony Rizzo was placed on the 10-day DL with “lower back tightness.” But it’s what Rizzo is blaming his latest bout with back troubles on is what makes this a quintessentially odd MLB injury story. Rizzo believes his bed at the team hotel during a recent visit to Cincinnati to play the Reds may have been the cause. “I think the nex...2018
  • • Cubs reportedly expected to place Anthony Rizzo on disabled list with back injury
    The All-Star first baseman is dealing with a back problem...2018

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Anthony Rizzo lifestyle

  • • Cubs' Anthony Rizzo gets engaged
    It’s wedding season for the Chicago Cubs.Kris Bryant got married in January, and five months later, teammate Anthony Rizzo popped the question.Rizzo posted a photo on Twitter Thursday sharing the news of his engagement, which came on an off day for his Cubs. The proposal appears to have taken place on the water, based on the photos. The Cubs first baseman shared a few more photos on Instagram, inc...2017
  • • Why Stop at One: Cubs' Near-Future Window to World Series Riches Wide Open
    2016
  • • Corey Kluber Leading Indians Arms in Crushing Cubs' World Series Dreams
    2016
  • • World Series 2016: Schedule and Predictions for Indians vs. Cubs Game 5
    2016
  • • Wrigley's Surreal, Rowdy World Series Return Can't Keep Cubs from Falling Behind
    2016
  • • Kris Bryant, Javier Baez and the Cubs Building the 'New-Age' MLB Star
    2016
  • • Rizzo's intangibles impress Maddon the most
    Joe Maddon discovered very early that Anthony Rizzo could eat. Shortly after Maddon was hired as the Cubs manager, he treated the first baseman to dinner at his restaurant in Tampa, Fla. What Maddon also discovered in his first year with Rizzo was more than his ability to deliver clutch hits or do the splits at first to grab a throw....2016
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Fifty-Six Reasons to Pay Attention in Spring Training
    2016
  • • Cubs' Sterling Young Core Showing All Kinds of Roads Travel to Wrigley Field
    2015
  • • It's No Joke: The New-Look Cubs Are Ready to Win and Win Big in 2015
    2015

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Anthony Rizzo trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Ex-Cubs Anthony Rizzo, Kyle Schwarber central to Yankees-Red Sox race
    The Yankees scooped up Anthony Rizzo at the trade deadline, forcing the Red Sox to deal for Kyle Schwarber. The ex-Cubs teammates face off this weekend, battling for a wild card....2021
  • • Anthony Rizzo talks Cubs’ World Series, COVID-19 vaccination status
    Yankees slugger Anthony Rizzo, acquired from the Cubs in a trade-deadline deal July 29, takes a swing at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. ...2021
  • Yankees' Voit: Deserve to play as much as Rizzo
    • Yankees' Voit: Deserve to play as much as Rizzo
    Yankees first baseman Luke Voit said Tuesday that he still expects to play when trade deadline acquisition Anthony Rizzo returns from the COVID-19 injured list....2021
  • Yankees 1B Luke Voit: I deserve to play just as much as Anthony Rizzo
    • Yankees 1B Luke Voit: I deserve to play just as much as Anthony Rizzo
    Voit was on the injured list when the Yankees acquired Rizzo from the Chicago Cubs at last month's trade deadline. However, Rizzo has been out since Aug. 7, and Voit returned a day later on Aug. 8....2021
  • Yankees 1B Luke Voit was in 'bad place mentally' following Anthony Rizzo trade
    • Yankees 1B Luke Voit was in 'bad place mentally' following Anthony Rizzo trade
    New York Yankees first baseman Luke Voit was going through it mentally when the club acquired Anthony Rizzo from the Chicago Cubs at last month's trade deadline.  "When it first happened … I was very frustrated," Voit said, according to Randy Miller of NJ Advance Media....2021
  • Anthony Rizzo tests positive for COVID-19 amid Yankees outbreak
    • Anthony Rizzo tests positive for COVID-19 amid Yankees outbreak
    The biggest jolt of production the Yankees landed at the trade deadline has hit the COVID-19 injured list....2021
  • • Anthony Rizzo becomes first player in Yankees history with six RBI in his first six games
    Rizzo stays red hot since being traded from the Cubs on July 29...2021
  • Anthony Rizzo responds to Jed Hoyer blaming Cubs players for breakup
    • Anthony Rizzo responds to Jed Hoyer blaming Cubs players for breakup
    The Chicago Cubs team that helped the franchise break its long-standing curse was broken up at this year’s MLB trade deadline. And team executive Jed Hoyer...2021
  • • Where Do The Cubs Go From Here?
    Last week’s trades of Anthony Rizzo, Javier Baez, and Kris Bryant were painful for Cubs fans.  Rizzo had been a Cub for 9.5 years.  Baez was drafted by the Cubs and his tenure lasted a decade.  Bryant was with the team for eight years after being drafted.  By 3pm Friday, all three were in different…...2021
  • • Cubs’ Hoyer Discusses Lack Of Extensions For Core Players
    It’s been a surreal week for Cubs fans, watching the core of the 2016 World Series club head out the door at the trade deadline in exchange for a series of prospects. Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez have been the faces of the Cubs for a half decade now, but they now find…...2021

Anthony Rizzo stats and results

  • • Don’t Pee Down Judge’s Leg And Tell Him It’s Ray-ning
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  • • I’ll Buy Your Mirror, Nico
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  • • Anthony Rizzo Dealing With Rib Inflammation
    Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is battling an injury that could jeopardize his chances of being in the team’s lineup on Opening Day, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports. Rizzo underwent an MRI on Wednesday that confirmed rib head swelling on his left side. He’s dealing with back spasms as a result of the…...2020
  • • Watch: Cubs blast two mammoth homers in first inning
    Chicago Cubs All-Star catcher Willson Contreras isn’t necessarily known for his power. The backstop does have some pop, but it’s not like he’s hit a ton of massive homers. That changed Friday afternoon against Tyler Skaggs and the Los Angeles Angels. Just check out this solo blast Contreras hit in the first inning. It went completely out of Wrigley Field and landed on Waveland. The @Cubs are crush...2019
  • • 10 MLB players looking to avoid another slow April in 2019
    It’s been well-established around these parts that baseball is a marathon, not a sprint. Playing 162 games in about 180-ish days over the course of six months can be a grind. It’s important to stay mentally strong, regardless of the situation. If a player gets off to a bad start, that doesn’t necessarily mean he’s doomed to have a rough year. The same goes for players who get their respective seas...2019
  • • Report: Cubs open-minded on trade proposals, including Kris Bryant
    Amid fairly consistent reports on the Cubs’ limited payroll capacity this offseason, ESPN’s Buster Olney reports that the team is taking an open-minded approach to the trade market. Per the report, the team is willing to listen to offers on virtually anyone on the roster — even star third baseman Kris Bryant. Needless to say, the fact that the Cubs evidently won’t hang up on rival organizations th...2018
  • • 10 struggling MLB stars set to break out
    Established MLB stars like Mike Trout, Mookie Betts, Manny Machado and Justin Verlander have all thrived in 2018. But a number of other big name players have had a hard time over the first two months of the MLB season. There is some good news, though. The future looks a lot brighter.Guys like Anthony Rizzo and Paul Goldschmidt have struggled so much compared to what we’ve seen that logically, a st...2018
  • • Cubs select contract of Efren Navarro
    The Cubs have selected the contract of outfielder/first baseman Efren Navarro, per a club announcement. He’ll take the roster spot just vacated by Anthony Rizzo, who’s headed for what the team hopes to be a brief DL stint.Navarro, who’ll soon turn 32, has seen action in five MLB campaigns. But his next trip to the plate will only be his 350th at the game’s highest level. Navarro carries a career ....2018
  • • MLB Friday scores, highlights, updates, news: Rizzo nearly hits another leadoff homer
    Anthony Rizzo is getting things started from the leadoff spot again. That story and more is in Friday's daily MLB recap...2017
  • • Ten struggling MLB stars desperate to turn season around
    May is a complicated month on the MLB calendar. There’s still a lot of baseball to be played — well more than half of the season, in fact. But the stats we see can no longer be chalked up to just a crazy first few weeks. They have to be taken seriously. Granted, there’s still time for struggling MLB stars to turn things around. But it’s time to start making that happen.So, who are those struggling...2017

Anthony Rizzo parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • New Yankee Anthony Rizzo has  ‘roots’ in New Jersey
    • New Yankee Anthony Rizzo has ‘roots’ in New Jersey
    MIAMI — Anthony Rizzo was born and raised in Florida, but as Jerry Lanzerotti, the owner of Lyndhurst Pastry Shop in Lyndhurst, N.J., said Friday, “His roots are here.” That’s because Rizzo, who was traded from the Cubs to the Yankees on Thursday, spent many summers with family in the Garden State. His parents, John......2021
  • • LOOK: Anthony Rizzo, Freddie Freeman share hilarious moment during rundown
    Freeman couldn't help but laugh after this sequence...2021
  • • Extension Talks Stall Between Anthony Rizzo, Cubs
    Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo told reporters today that extension talks with the team have stalled and a new deal now looks unlikely (Twitter link via The Athletic’s Patrick Mooney). The slugger added that after speaking with his family and his representatives, he feels strongly about his previously set Opening Day deadline and has told…...2021
  • • Watch: Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo trolls Astros during at-bat
    The Houston Astros are going to take plenty of shots this year from opponents. While fastballs to the body will hurt, this savage troll comment by Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo will probably leave a mark, too. During ESPN’s broadcast of the Cubs' spring training game, Rizzo was mic’d up and offered a nice, subtle shot at the Astros and their cheating system of banging trash cans. Rizzo ...2020
  • • Anthony Rizzo backs Joe Maddon amid hot seat talk
    2018
  • • Cubs clinching playoffs nearly suffered new Bartman incident
    The Chicago Cubs clinched a spot in the postseason courtesy of Wednesday’s victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field. There were some tense moments, however, that likely had Cubs fans experiencing traumatic flashbacks to the notorious Steve Bartman incident. The play in question occurred with one on and one out in the ninth inning. Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli flared a foul pop-up...2018
  • • Does Joe Maddon teach his players to slide dirty?
    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is renowned as one of the best in the sport. He is highly regarded for his hilarious quotes about his own players, player safety and just seems to be genuinely loved all around.Perhaps after the latest questionable slide by Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo into the leg of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz, it’s time to think about Maddon’s reputation in ...2018
  • • Anthony Rizzo’s Family Joins Florida March
    Anthony Rizzo might be 2300 miles from his Florida home, but that didn’t stop the Chicago Cubs first baseman from making his voice heard on Saturday. The family of the 2007 Stoneman Douglas High School graduate joined the March for Our Lives in Parkland. Rizzo wasn’t alone in his praise of Saturday’s nationwide rallies. Top athletes (past and present) from across sports took to social media to len...2018
  • • Anthony Rizzo on MLB teams wearing Stoneman Douglas caps: ‘Much appreciated’
    Anthony Rizzo says it’s “much appreciated” how all 30 MLB teams will don Stoneman Douglas baseball caps ahead of and potentially during exhibition games Friday. The massacre last week in which 17 students and staff lost their lives at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hit close to home for Rizzo. The Chicago Cubs first baseman is a native of and still lives in Parkland, Fla., and attended the s...2018
  • • Rizzo returns, reflects on somber trip home
    Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo said it was important for him to go home to Parkland, Fla., to be with family and neighbors after the horrific shooting at his high school last week in which 17 people were killed....2018

Top Anthony Rizzo news

  • • Rizzo humbled by Clemente Award honor
    Anthony Rizzo never forgot how difficult it was for his parents to deal with the news that their son had cancer, and that sparked the Cubs first baseman's efforts to help other families cope with the horrible disease....2017
  • • Dodgers slowed by Cubs' fast start in G4 loss
    With Clayton Kershaw and Rich Hill out of the way temporarily, the Cubs went back to being the Cubs on Wednesday night. Slumping Addison Russell and Anthony Rizzo homered in a 10-2 blowout win over the Dodgers at Dodger Stadium to deadlock the best-of-seven National League Championship Series at two games apiece....2016
  • • Braves fall short in slugfest vs. Cubs
    The Cubs' second-half offensive surge continued on Saturday at Wrigley Field as Rene Rivera smacked his first career grand slam, Anthony Rizzo reached 100 RBIs with a bases-clearing triple and Javier Baez added a solo home run and RBI double to post a 14-12 victory over the Braves for Chicago's sixth straight win....2017
  • • Lester, Rizzo lead Cubs in 5-HR, 16-run rout
    Jon Lester hit his first Major League home run, notched his 2,000th career strikeout and got homers from Anthony Rizzo, Ian Happ and Javier Baez, to post a 16-4 victory over the D-backs on Tuesday night and continue the Cubs' hot second-half run....2017
  • • Cards' Central lead cut as Cubs gain ground
    Having watched his club be swept and outscored, 15-4, during a June visit to St. Louis, Cubs manager Joe Maddon hoped they would make a September statement upon returning to Busch Stadium for a series budding with playoff implications. Consider that challenge met, as the Cubs, despite a spirited comeback attempt by the Cardinals, held on for an 8-5 victory Tuesday night behind seven RBIs from Star...2015
  • • Cards rally, but Central lead down to 4 1/2
    Having watched his club be swept and outscored, 15-4, during a June visit to St. Louis, Cubs manager Joe Maddon hoped they would make a September statement upon returning to Busch Stadium for a series budding with playoff implications. Consider that challenge met, as the Cubs, despite a spirited comeback attempt by the Cardinals, held on for an 8-5 victory Tuesday night behind seven RBIs from Star...2015
  • • Rizzo knocks in 6, but Cubs lose Schwarber
    Anthony Rizzo tied his career-high with six RBIs as the Cubs had 14 runs on 14 hits, but they lost left fielder Kyle Schwarber to a left ankle sprain in the second inning....2016
  • • Lester, 5 HRs spur Cubs to 7th straight
    Dexter Fowler, Kyle Schwarber and Anthony Rizzo each homered in the fifth inning, and Schwarber added another two-run shot in the seventh plus an RBI single in the eighth, backing Jon Lester and powering the Cubs to a 9-2 victory Thursday over the Brewers at Wrigley Field for their 13th win in the past 14 games....2015
  • • Four HRs, 8-run frame fuel Cubs' rout vs. D-backs
    Addison Russell connected on two home runs and Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam to power the Cubs' offense in an 14-5 win over the D-backs on Friday at Wrigley Field. Rookie Javier Baez added his first home run of the season during an eight-run fifth inning in which 11 Cubs came to the plate....2015
  • • Q&K: Quintana fans 12 in dazzling debut win
    Jose Quintana made a great first impression on the Cubs, who did their best to welcome him. Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo each belted two-run homers and rookie Ian Happ smacked a two-run double to back Quintana in his debut, an 8-0 Interleague victory on Sunday over the Orioles at Camden Yards....2017
  • • Cubs pounce on Crew for 5th straight win
    Anthony Rizzo and Jorge Soler each drove in two runs Tuesday night to help Dan Haren pick up his 150th career win and first with the Cubs, who beat the mistake-prone Brewers, 6-3, for their fifth straight win and 11th in the past 12 games....2015
  • • Cubs edge White Sox for eighth straight win
    Chris Coghlan homered twice and Anthony Rizzo launched the go-ahead blast in the fifth after Coghlan's second shot to give the Cubs a 6-5 victory over the White Sox before 36,386 at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday afternoon....2015
  • • Schwarber hits 2 HRs, RBI 3B in Cubs' win
    The Cubs and White Sox staged a crosstown home run derby on Thursday night, with the north side squad coming out on top. Anthony Rizzo smacked a solo homer, and Kyle Schwarber added a two-run shot, a solo blast and an RBI triple to power the Cubs to a 6-3 Interleague victory over the White Sox. Willy Garcia and Jose Abreu homered -- Abreu twice -- for the Sox....2017
  • • Braves stymied in series opener against Cubs
    Anthony Rizzo smacked a three-run homer in the third and Addison Russell added a solo shot in the fourth to back Jake Arrieta and power the Cubs to a 7-1 victory over the Braves on Thursday night, snapping a three-game losing streak....2015

Anthony Rizzo fantasy rankings and news

  • • Don’t Pee Down Judge’s Leg And Tell Him It’s Ray-ning
    2021
  • • Top 100 Hitters: Trading Frenzy
    The top 100 hitters for the rest of the fantasy baseball season returns this week as the baseball world enjoyed a spirited trade deadline.  Seriously, I can not remember a more entertaining few hours as big names in the majors and minors were flying off the board.  This will take some time to digest, but that was potentially a historic 48 hours.  As well, it is an exciting time in our fantasy game...2021
  • • I’ll Buy Your Mirror, Nico
    2021
  • • Daily Fantasy Baseball Advice - May 17
    John Halpin shares his top daily fantasy baseball DraftKings advice and DFS strategy for May 17. Anthony Rizzo and the Cubs are a solid stacking option tonight....2017
  • • MLB MVP 2016: Examining Predictions for AL and NL Award Races
    2016
  • • Cubs vs. Indians: Game 7 Live Stream, TV Schedule and Latest Comments
    2016
  • • Kyle Schwarber's Fluke ACL Tear an Early Test for Cubs' Sky-High Expectations
    2016
  • • Bleacher Report's 2016 Fantasy Baseball Draft Cheat Sheet
    2016
  • • Maikel Franco's Monstrous Spring Signals MLB's Next Big Hitting Star Has Arrived
    2016
  • • Cubs' Shocking Dexter Fowler Steal Boosts Already World Series-Ready Roster
    2016

Anthony Rizzo schedule, game

  • • Trevor May takes dig at Yankee Stadium ahead of crucial Subway Series
    2021
  • • Joey Gallo, Anthony Rizzo impacting Yankees lineup despite struggles
    2021
  • • Yankees Activate Anthony Rizzo, Aroldis Chapman
    The Yankees announced they’ve activated first baseman Anthony Rizzo from the COVID-19 injured list. He’s in tonight’s lineup against the archrival Red Sox, hitting second. Additionally, closer Aroldis Chapman is back from the 10-day IL. In corresponding moves, outfielder Jonathan Davis and reliever Nick Nelson were optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. To create space for R...2021
  • • Rizzo, Chapman back; Boone talks role with Voit
    2021
  • • LEADING OFF: Yanks' Rizzo tests positive, Peralta vs Cubs
    Newcomer Anthony Rizzo has become the latest Yankees player to test positive for the coronavirus. Rizzo is the fourth New York player within the past week to be sidelined because of COVID-19, joining starting pitchers Gerrit Cole and Jordan Montgomery and catcher Gary Sánchez. Star slugger Aaron Judge was among six Yankees to test positive last month....2021
  • Anthony Rizzo’s mammoth home run sparks Yankees in win over Marlins
    • Anthony Rizzo’s mammoth home run sparks Yankees in win over Marlins
    MIAMI — For a little over five innings, the Yankees’ new lineup looked a lot like the old one. New arrival Anthony Rizzo got the Yankees on the board with a mammoth solo homer to right-center with one out in the sixth inning, sparking a 3-1 win over the Marlins at loanDepot Park. On the......2021
  • New Yankees Gallo, Rizzo excited for playoff push
    • New Yankees Gallo, Rizzo excited for playoff push
    Newly acquired sluggers Joey Gallo and Anthony Rizzo are ready to make a playoff push with the New York Yankees....2021
  • • Anthony Rizzo trade grades: Yankees ace another deal for lineup upgrade as Cubs say goodbye to fan favorite
    The Cubs, for their part, netted two interesting prospects in exchange for losing Rizzo...2021
  • Yankees need Anthony Rizzo, Joey Gallo to balance lineup
    • Yankees need Anthony Rizzo, Joey Gallo to balance lineup
    The Yankees need their two power-hitting lefty acquisitions, Anthony Rizzo and Joey Gallo, to come up big in the final two months....2021
  • Anthony Rizzo sees chance for ‘fun’ after bittersweet Yankees trade
    • Anthony Rizzo sees chance for ‘fun’ after bittersweet Yankees trade
    Anthony Rizzo appears to be excited to join the Yankees. The former Cubs slugger spoke to reporters after news of the trade surfaced on Thursday. While Rizzo did admit he would be sad to leave Chicago, he sounded excited to join an explosive lineup as the Yankees chase a playoff spot. “All good things come......2021

Anthony Rizzo rumors, scandals

  • Cubs' Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo not in lineup amid trade chatter
    • Cubs' Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo not in lineup amid trade chatter
    Chicago Cubs trade buzz reached new heights on Thursday when the team announced superstars Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo would not be in the starting lineup against the Cincinnati Reds.  Cubs skipper Dave Ross insisted during his pregame press conference both players needed days off and that there was no connection to recent trade rumors....2021
  • Rizzo, Bryant not in Cubs lineup amid trade buzz
    • Rizzo, Bryant not in Cubs lineup amid trade buzz
    The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant weren't in Thursday's lineup amid speculation both players could be traded....2021
  • • Yankees P Aroldis Chapman autographed an Astros' trash-can sign
    The Houston Astros have already experienced plenty of trolling from players and fans during spring training. As the fallout continues from their cheating scandal, New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman had a little fun at their expense by signing a trash-can sign. Chapman, who hasn’t been afraid of trolling the Astros, seemed to enjoy the “Houston Trashtros” sign and was more than happy to autogr...2020
  • • Cubs trying to avoid noise from Manny Machado trade rumors
    Much like Manny Machado himself, the Chicago Cubs, linked to trade rumors involving the Baltimore Orioles superstar shortstop, are attempting to avoid all the noise related to the rampant speculation.Things came to a head from the Cubs’ perspective this week as Machado and the Orioles are in the Windy City for a four-game set with the crosstown White Sox, a team also among those believed to be int...2018
  • • Report: Miguel Montero to be DFA’d after calling out Jake Arrieta
    Chicago Cubs backup catcher Miguel Montero reportedly will be designated for assignment in the wake of drama surrounding him calling out Jake Arrieta, per a team source. Montero fanned the flames of controversy by calling out Arrieta after the Washington Nationals netted seven stolen bases in Tuesday’s 6-1 loss, saying in part: “That’s the reason why they were running left and right today because ...2017
  • • MLB MVP 2016: Examining Predictions for AL and NL Award Races
    2016
  • • Rain Delay Speech Helps End Drought as Chicago Cubs Win Historic World Series
    2016
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