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  • Cubs claim LHP Miley off waivers from Reds
    • Cubs claim LHP Miley off waivers from Reds
    The Chicago Cubs picked up left-hander Wade Miley off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds on Friday, the team announced....2021
  • • Job Posting: Chicago Cubs Development Scout
    The Cubs are hiring....2021
  • Cubs hire Astros exec Bokhari as assistant GM
    • Cubs hire Astros exec Bokhari as assistant GM
    Houston Astros executive Ehsan Bokhari is the new assistant general manager of the Chicago Cubs. Bokhari, 38, oversaw all the Astros' research and development group projects....2021
  • • Job Posting: Chicago Cubs Fellowships
    The Cubs are hiring....2021
  • • Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects for 2022 Fantasy Baseball
    One glance at the Estimated Time of Arrival column here provides a lens into the Cubs’ timeline, or at least their next big wave of hitters. It’s a promising group, and bah gawd it better be, given the club’s firesale focused on these teenage, back-to-the-future lottery tickets. I’m not calling them yellow, but we all saw them from the fight in 2021 like Marty McFly after the time jump, and the re...2021
  • • Chicago Cubs name Cleveland executive Carter Hawkins as new general manager
    Hawkins has been with Cleveland for nearly 14 years in a variety of roles...2021
  • Mets not hiring Theo Epstein for front office role
    • Mets not hiring Theo Epstein for front office role
    It was learned Tuesday that the New York Mets, specifically team owner Steve Cohen, planned to speak with former Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs executive Theo Epstein, perhaps as soon as this week....2021
  • Cubs engaged in early talks on Ross extension
    • Cubs engaged in early talks on Ross extension
    The Chicago Cubs are planning to keep manager David Ross around for the foreseeable future, Jed Hoyer, the team's president of baseball operations, reiterated on Wednesday....2021
  • 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
  • Kyle Schwarber Homer Latest Piece Of Wild Card Success Vs. Gerrit Cole
    • Kyle Schwarber Homer Latest Piece Of Wild Card Success Vs. Gerrit Cole
    Kyle Schwarber loves hitting against Gerrit Cole in Wild Card games. … No, really. Entering Tuesday’s game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees, Cole had just one other Wild Card start — with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2015. That night, Schwarber — then with the Chicago Cubs — rocked him for three […]...2021

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Chicago Cubs injury and suspension

  • Pirates rookie Hayes evaluated with a wrist issue
    • Pirates rookie Hayes evaluated with a wrist issue
    Rookie Ke'Bryan Hayes, 24, left the Pittsburgh Pirates' game against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday with a left wrist injury after an awkward swing....2021
  • • Sources: Marlins' Marte suffers fractured pinkie
    Marlins outfielder Starling Marte suffered a fractured left pinkie when he was hit by a pitch in the ninth innning of Wednesday's wild-card win vs. the Chicago Cubs....2020
  • • Cardinals' Molina exits game with bruised elbow
    Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina left Monday night's 5-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs because of a bruised left elbow....2020
  • • Cubs' Kris Bryant out until at least Friday with wrist injury
    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant may have returned to the lineup prematurely....2020
  • • Cubs' Quintana hurt washing dishes, has surgery
    Chicago Cubs left-hander Jose Quintana needed surgery to repair a thumb laceration he suffered washing dishes....2020
  • • Fan hit by foul ball takes action vs. Cubs, MLB
    A complaint has been filed against the Chicago Cubs and Major League Baseball on behalf of a fan who was struck by a foul ball at Wrigley Field in 2018. The complaint says Laiah Zuniga suffered permanent injuries to her "eyesight, smell, taste and teeth."...2020
  • • Rookie Radar: NL Central
    We’ve already run through the NL West, the NL East, the AL West and the AL Central in our look at some of the up-and-coming talent that figures to step into the Major League spotlight whenever play resumes. Let’s take a run through the NL Central… Chicago Cubs Nico Hoerner is the most interesting name to watch. The 2018 first-rounder skyrocketed through the system to make his MLB debut late last s...2020
  • • Two Chicago Cubs employees test positive for COVID-19
    Two unnamed Cubs gameday employees have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, according to a report from the Chicago Sun-Times. One of those employees is recovering at home; the other is receiving hospital treatment, according to Gordon Wittenmyer of NBC Sports Chicago. The two staff members tested positive on March 23 and 24, just more than two weeks after attending a staff training session at ...2020
  • • Watch: Cubs' Willson Contreras finds unique way to take BP during quarantine
    The 2020 MLB season is suspended, and with teams shutting down their facilities, athletes are forced to find ways to train on their own. Chicago Cubs star Willson Contreras did just that on Friday, finding a unique way to get in some batting practice. The All-Star catcher and his brother William Contreras, a top catching prospect in the Atlanta Braves organization, went out to their driveway and s...2020
  • • Cubs RF Jason Heyward to donate $200K for coronavirus relief effort in Chicago
    At a time when many athletes aren’t able to make an impact on the field due to the coronavirus epidemic, they’re finding a way to make contributions off it. Chicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward is pledging $200,000 to help Chicago in its efforts to fight COVID-19. The donation will be split up with $100,000 going to MASK, which provides supplies and meals to families impacted by the virus, and an...2020

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Chicago Cubs lifestyle

  • • Joe Maddon shares his one regret from time with Cubs
    Joe Maddon won a World Series with the Chicago Cubs, but the former manager endured a rocky end to his tenure that left some feeling sour. Many felt that Maddon’s teams in 2018 and 2019 underperformed relative to the talent they had. Maddon, however, didn’t voice any regrets about his time in Chicago except for one — and it relates to his restaurant. Maddon’s restaurant, Maddon’s Post, opened in W...2020
  • • Watch: Cubs’ Randy Rosario casually makes catch of the year so far (with his hat)
    During Sunday’s Chicago Cubs game against Texas, Kyle Schwarber launched a laser-beam of a home run, which teammate Randy Rosario ever so casually hauled in with his hat. The home run itself was impressive, as Schwarber tattooed the ball. #2 on the season! And what a catch by Randy Rosario… IN THE HAT! Stream the game: https://t.co/9zmFt10TD8 pic.twitter.com/k2B5Im5YiL— Cubs Talk (@NBCSCubs) March...2019
  • • Joe Maddon read ‘Managing Millennials for Dummies’ to connect with players
    Joe Maddon raised some eyebrows — and elicited some chuckles — by revealing at the MLB winter meetings in December that he started reading “Managing Millennials for Dummies.” The Chicago Cubs skipper, among baseball’s most eccentric personalities , has completed reading the book and now is revealing the lessons gleaned from it. “They’re no different than anyone else,” Maddon said of millennials, v...2019
  • • Wisconsin restaurant chain poised for huge burger giveaway if Brewers win 12th straight
    A decades-old giveaway tradition by a Wisconsin-based burger chain is poised to make a repeat performance if the Milwaukee Brewers can extend their current win streak in Game 1 of the NLCS on Friday against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Brewers have not dropped a game since a regular-season series against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Since then, the Brew Crew have rattled off 11 straight wins, including...2018
  • • 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
  • • Javy Baez got a big new tattoo to celebrate the Cubs’ title
    Javy Baez was a huge part of the Chicago Cubs winning their first World Series title since 1908. The infielder showed off his tremendous abilities at the plate, defensively, and on the basepaths during the Cubs’ championship run.Baez’s highly entertaining game comes with a lot of flair, and that’s a pretty good representation of how he is off the field as well.The 24-year-old recently showed up to...2017
  • • Would Bonds, Clemens Entry Open Up Hall of Fame Floodgates?
    2017
  • • Cubs catcher David Ross’ Game 7 equipment fetches $50K
    The Chicago Cubs have at long last broken their century-plus World Series curse and by all appearances memorabilia collectors are willing to pay top dollar to get their hands on any game-used items, especially anything from Game 7. Arguably helping set the relative market value for game-used items is the news that the equipment worn by Cubs catcher David Ross’ during Game 7 recently fetched an ast...2016
  • • Lack of Big Free Agents Will Give 2016-17 MLB Offseason Trade Deadline Feel
    2016
  • • Why Stop at One: Cubs' Near-Future Window to World Series Riches Wide Open
    2016

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Chicago Cubs trade, contract, salary rumors

  • Giant returns: Ex-Cub Bryant honored at Wrigley
    • Giant returns: Ex-Cub Bryant honored at Wrigley
    Kris Bryant was honored with a video tribute and several standing ovations as the former Chicago Cubs star made his first appearance at Wrigley Field since being traded to the San Francisco Giants in July....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
  • • Paul Sullivan: Why keep watching the Chicago Cubs? The reasons may be hard to find, but young players can be worth keeping an eye on.
    Searching for reasons to continue watching the Chicago Cubs in this post-sell-off stretch may be difficult, but they’re there if you look hard enough. Kyle Hendricks’ starts are always worthwhile viewing. The maturation of Willson Contreras into the centerpiece of the team figures to be an interesting storyline. And the development of young pitchers Justin Steele, who will be called up from ......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
  • Hoyer: Inability to extend stars top frustration
    • Hoyer: Inability to extend stars top frustration
    Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations Jed Hoyer says his 'greatest source of frustration' was the team's inability to sign any of their stars to long term contracts before trading them last Friday....2021
  • Kris Bryant becomes third ex-Cub in three days to homer in debut for new team
    • Kris Bryant becomes third ex-Cub in three days to homer in debut for new team
    The Chicago Cubs traded three of their longest-tenured offensive players at the trade deadline, and all three of them are settling in very quickly to their new homes....2021
  • • Baez and Bryant Go Coast to Coast and Atlanta Buys an Outfield
    The Trade Deadline Spectacular! Lot's to unpack here, where do I begin? First, the Chicago Cubs continued to clean house Friday night sending their remaining superstars to opposite coasts. Kris Bryant is headed to San Francisco in exchange for Alexander Canario and Caleb Killian, and Javier Baez was sent to Queens to play shortstop for the Mets. The Mets will send outfielder Pete Crow-Armstrong ba...2021
  • Mets' Jacob deGrom suffers setback, likely out until September
    • Mets' Jacob deGrom suffers setback, likely out until September
    The Mets acquired both All-Star shortstop Javier Baez and right-handed pitcher Trevor Williams from the Chicago Cubs ahead of the Friday trade deadline....2021
  • Giants acquire Cubs All-Star slugger Kris Bryant ahead of trade deadline
    • Giants acquire Cubs All-Star slugger Kris Bryant ahead of trade deadline
    Once the New York Mets landed Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez Friday afternoon, they were out on Chicago slugger Kris Bryant.  Enter the San Francisco Giants....2021

Chicago Cubs stats and results

  • • One Man’s Trash: Pedaling the Schwindel
    Back in the day, Schwinn was synonymous with bicycles the way you say Google when you have a question. So yeah, I'd be pedaling my Schwinn to my buddy's house, then he'd hop on his Schwinn and we'd round up the whole crew and go Schwinning around town. Think of the streets of Los Angeles flooded with Teslas. That's how it was back in the day. One day, I was pedaling my Schwinn then decided to try ...2021
  • • 3 thoughts as the Chicago Cubs return to Wrigley Field for the City Series after a 2-4 trip, including potential rotation changes once Justin Steele returns to the majors
    DENVER — The Chicago Cubs’ latest trip hinted at how tough the final weeks of the season might play out. They went 2-4 against the Washington Nationals and Colorado Rockies, the teams directly below the Cubs in the overall MLB standings. Right-hander Jake Arrieta was encouraged after his start in the Cubs’ 6-5 loss to the Rockies on Thursday. Arrieta surrendered four runs on nine hits in four ......2021
  • Hoyer: Major roster shakeup 'right thing' for Cubs
    • Hoyer: Major roster shakeup 'right thing' for Cubs
    An 11-game losing streak sealed the Chicago Cubs' fate in the standings not only for 2021, but also for the future of the franchise well beyond this season....2021
  • • One Man’s Trash: Should We Refrain and Show Some Wisdom?
    I was clicking buttons on YouTube last night when I came across Freerunning. Man, those videos are so mesmerizing, especially with the music and slow-motion graphics. After the third video, I considered myself a Freerunning expert. I knew how to run. I knew how to jump. I understood that E=mc2. I was good at math so I could calculate the proper angles and such. After tying my shoes, I kicked open ...2021
  • • Top 25 Shortstops for 2021 Fantasy Baseball: Spring Training
    With your NCAA tournament bracket now busted due to the rash of upsets this weekend, you can turn your attention back to baseball. In fact, why was your attention even turned away from baseball? With less than two weeks until the start of the regular season, spring training starts to take on a little bit of importance. OK, who am I kidding? We don't need spring training to know who the top shortst...2021
  • • Can David Ross Bring the Magic of 2016 Back to the Cubs?
    He was the elder statesman on the roster when the Chicago Cubs finally won the World Series. Four years later, they’re counting on Ross, now the manager, to reverse their slide down the standings....2020
  • • Yu Darvish wants Astros stripped of 2017 title
    Few players lost more in the 2017 World Series than Yu Darvish. His reputation was significantly hindered by his poor performances in Games 3 and 7 of that series, including a bad outing in the decisive Game 7. Now, given the information that has come to light, he’s feeling a bit differently. Darvish wondered aloud Sunday why the Houston Astros were not stripped of that title in light of the large...2020
  • • Report: Mariners want to bring back Taijuan Walker
    The Seattle Mariners are looking to reunite with their former top prospect. Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reported on Monday that the Mariners have made a “standing offer” to righty Taijuan Walker for a one-year deal and the fifth spot in their rotation. Divish adds though that the 27-year-old has offers from a handful of teams and is still determining his best opportunity. Walker also reported...2020
  • • Cubs reportedly close to signing OF Steven Souza
    The Chicago Cubs are closing in on a deal to sign former Arizona Cardinals outfielder Steven Souza. The agreement, per The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, will be on a major-league contract with Souza likely earning a spot on the team’s 2020 roster. Souza missed the entire 2019 season after suffering a devastating knee injury in spring training. The veteran outfielder suffered a torn ACL and LCL with a ...2020
  • • Rockies intrigued by Cubs, Cardinals for Nolan Arenado trade?
    As the Colorado Rockies continue to explore the market for a potential trade of All-Star third baseman Nolan Arenado, the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs have emerged as potential fits for a blockbuster deal. According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the Cubs and Cardinals have stood out as two teams that could offer what the Rockies are seeking and have the financial and roster resources to make a de...2020

Chicago Cubs parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • • Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects for 2022 Fantasy Baseball
    2021
  • • Baez and Bryant Go Coast to Coast and Atlanta Buys an Outfield
    2021
  • Ben Zobrist: Wife’s $30K party for pastor was ‘genesis’ of divorce
    • Ben Zobrist: Wife’s $30K party for pastor was ‘genesis’ of divorce
    A $30,000 party thrown by the wife of ex-Chicago Cubs second baseman Ben Zobrist has cost the couple so much more. In court documents obtained by Chicago Tribune, the 40-year-old said the “genesis” of his on-going divorce proceedings was a retirement party his wife, Christian pop singer Julianna Zobrist, threw for their pastor Byron Yawn in......2021
  • • Kris Bryant: Coronavirus pandemic ‘bigger than baseball’
    With Opening Day just two weeks away, Major League Baseball continues to weigh its options on how to most appropriately establish protocols for handing the coronavirus pandemic. It remains to be seen whether MLB elects to suspend the start of the regular season, move games out of cities most deeply affected by COVID-19 outbreaks or some other option. Amid all the uncertainty regarding the wisest c...2020
  • • 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
  • • Watch: Willson Contreras launches epic moonshot for Cubs’ first home run
    Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras put his power on display often during the 2019 season and he’s already off to a hot start in spring training. When the star catcher stepped to the plate for his first at-bat of the spring, he nearly crushed the souvenir out of the ballpark with an epic moonshot. After hitting 24 home runs last season, Chicago’s 27-year-old star knew it was gone the moment he ...2020
  • • Kris Bryant: Players not buying Rob Manfred’s World Series trophy apology
    Rob Manfred issued an apology on Tuesday for the way he trivialized the World Series trophy, but Kris Bryant says there is a feeling around Major League Baseball that the commissioner meant what he originally said. While discussing the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal in a recent interview with ESPN’s Karl Ravech, Manfred downplayed the importance of the World Series trophy — which is called ...2020
  • • Bryce Harper shares thoughts on potential Kris Bryant trade to Phillies
    The Philadelphia Phillies are one of the teams that have been mentioned as a possible suitor if the Chicago Cubs trade star third baseman Kris Bryant, but Bryce Harper does not seem as giddy about the idea as you might expect him to be. Harper and Bryant both grew up in Las Vegas and played with and against each other as kids. They’ve been friends for a long time, so naturally Harper was asked wha...2020
  • • Report: Cubs, Rockies have discussed Kris Bryant-Nolan Arenado trade
    Though we’re fairly late in the MLB offseason, there are still some major potential trades being talked about within the league, including one that would be huge for both teams. On Wednesday, ESPN’s Jesse Rogers told NBC Sports Chicago’s “Kap and Co.” that the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies have discussed a one-for-one Kris Bryant for Nolan Arenado trade, via Tim Stebbins of NBC Sports Chicago....2020
  • • Kris Bryant’s wife responds to those accusing third baseman of faking flu
    Kris Bryant’s wife Jessica went on Twitter Friday to shoot down fans who think the third baseman is faking the flu. The Chicago Cubs are holding their 2020 fan convention this weekend, which began with opening ceremonies on Friday. A few reporters notified the public that Bryant was ill and would be making an appearance on Friday, but otherwise might not be around much. Trade talks have surrounded...2020

Top Chicago Cubs news

  • • Source: Cubs land Darvish for $126M deal
    The Chicago Cubs and free-agent ace pitcher Yu Darvish have agreed to a six-year, $126 million deal, a source confirmed to ESPN's Jesse Rogers....2018
  • • Chicago Cubs players set to appear on 'Saturday Night Live'
    Chicago Cubs players set to appear on 'Saturday Night Live'...2016
  • • Cubs gift Bartman with World Series ring
    Steve Bartman received an official Chicago Cubs 2016 World Series championship ring as a special gift from the Ricketts family and the Chicago Cubs organization....2017
  • • Game 7: 2 teams enter, 1 will end drought
    We are about to witness the most anticipated Game 7 in baseball history. This seemingly subjective idea is actually objectively accurate, because the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians came into this World Series with a combined championship drought -- an unthinkable 176 years -- that is the longest in the history of the Fall Classic....2016
  • • Cubs 8, Indians 7 | Extra innings: Cubs End 108-Year Wait for World Series Title, After a Little More Torment
    The Chicago Cubs shattered their championship drought in epic fashion: with an 8-7, 10-inning victory over the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series....2016
  • Sources: Mets finalizing deal with Cubs for Baez
    • Sources: Mets finalizing deal with Cubs for Baez
    The New York Mets are finalizing a trade to acquire shortstop Javier Baez from the Chicago Cubs, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan....2021
  • Sources: Giants reach deal for Cubs' Bryant
    • Sources: Giants reach deal for Cubs' Bryant
    The San Francisco Giants have reached a deal to acquire star third baseman Kris Bryant from the Chicago Cubs, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan on Friday....2021
  • • World Series Champion Chicago Cubs Visit President Obama at the White House
    2017
  • • Inside-the-park shot sparks Cubs to victory
    Appearing at AT&T Park for the first time since they mounted a four-run, ninth-inning rally to win Game 4 of the National League Division Series and advance to the NL Championship Series, the Chicago Cubs needed fewer dramatics Monday, racing to a five-run lead through five innings before holding on for a 5-3 triumph....2017
  • • Schweinsteiger delivers good-looking first pitch at Chicago Cubs game
    Bastian Schweinsteiger has certainly been making the most of his time since making a high-profile move in March from Manchester United to the Chicago Fire of Major League Soccer. The World Cup winner has done double duty as the Fire's photographer and has pranked teammate Luis Solignac by taking his cellphone and leaving a message. To cap it off, Schweinsteiger threw out the first pitch for...2017
  • • Former Cubs All-Star infielder Beckert dies at 79
    Former Chicago Cubs second baseman Glenn Beckert died Sunday, the team announced. He was 79....2020
  • • World Series Champion Cubs Reveal Date for White House Visit
    2017
  • • Cubs' Quintana hurt washing dishes, has surgery
    2020
  • • Glenn Beckert, who made four All-Star teams with the Chicago Cubs, dies at 79
    The second baseman was a fixture with the Cubs throughout the 1960s...2020

Chicago Cubs fantasy rankings and news

  • • Baez and Bryant Go Coast to Coast and Atlanta Buys an Outfield
    2021
  • • How Yu Darvish's move to Cubs affects his fantasy value
    Yu Darvish signed into a much more favorable situation when he came to terms with the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. But how much does the move affect Darvish's fantasy value? Tristan H. Cockroft explores how the move might affect the right-hander....2018
  • • MLB Fantasy Frolics: Wait on Arrieta; Look for Buxton
    You will find nothing in this article stating that “Mike Trout is a great hitter and should be selected in the first round.” Or that “Wade Boggs has retired. so don’t take him.” This isn’t about the obvious. But with many fantasy drafts set for this weekend, owners thirsty for advice need to know who to grab and who to avoid. Not to brag (OK, so to brag), I have won my league six times. And, finis...2017
  • • Former MLB pitcher Anthony Young reportedly has inoperable brain tumor
    In an unfortunate piece of news, reports are surfacing that former New York Mets pitcher Anthony Young has been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. Young, who pitched with the Mets from 1991-93, disclosed his condition at the Mets’ fantasy camp this past week. According to the NY Daily News, doctors are unsure if the tumor is malignant. They simply know it’s in an area of the brain they cann...2017
  • • Jose Quintana Is Most Underappreciated Star on MLB Offseason Market
    2016
  • • Adam Eaton for Lucas Giolito 'Wow' Trade Could Come Back to Haunt Nationals
    2016
  • • MLB MVP 2016: Examining Predictions for AL and NL Award Races
    2016
  • • Week 9 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Play or Bench Tips for Fantasy Football Owners
    2016
  • • Cubs vs. Indians: Game 7 Live Stream, TV Schedule and Latest Comments
    2016

Chicago Cubs schedule, game

  • Brewers red-hot rotation sets MLB milestone
    • Brewers red-hot rotation sets MLB milestone
    Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Eric Lauer didn't get the win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday. But by not giving up a hit until the sixth inning, he helped the Brewers achieve an MLB milestone....2021
  • Pina homers twice as Brewers clinch playoff berth
    • Pina homers twice as Brewers clinch playoff berth
    Manny Piña homered twice, Eduardo Escobar and Jace Peterson also connected, and the Milwaukee Brewers clinched their fourth straight postseason berth with a 6-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night....2021
  • • Paul Sullivan: The ‘Brewers Way’ may be the surest path to success for the rebuilding Chicago Cubs
    No team contributed to the dismantling of the Chicago Cubs more than their rivals from Milwaukee. The Brewers were 9-3 against the Cubs and had won all four series entering the four-game set that was scheduled to begin Monday night at Wrigley Field. Their sweep at American Family Field at the end of June, especially the finale in which the Cubs took a 7-0 first inning lead, demoralized the ......2021
  • 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
  • End of an era? Cubs face overhaul, Hoyer says
    • End of an era? Cubs face overhaul, Hoyer says
    After five playoff appearances in six years and a half dozen seasons of playing important September games, the Chicago Cubs could be in for an overhaul, according to team President Jed Hoyer....2021
  • Cubs place P Arrieta on IL with tight hamstring
    • Cubs place P Arrieta on IL with tight hamstring
    The Chicago Cubs placed starting pitcher Jake Arrieta on the 10-day injured list on Wednesday with a tight right hamstring....2021
  • Cubs OF Happ 'good,' activated from injured list
    • Cubs OF Happ 'good,' activated from injured list
    Chicago Cubs outfielder Ian Happ returned to the lineup on Saturday after being activated from the injured list with bruised ribs....2021
  • Cubs place Arrieta, Hoerner, Winkler on IL
    • Cubs place Arrieta, Hoerner, Winkler on IL
    The Chicago Cubs have placed starting pitcher Jake Arrieta, infielder Nico Hoerner and reliever Dan Winkler on the 10-day injured list, the team announced Tuesday....2021
  • Chicago Cubs star Javier Baez reportedly turned down massive contract offer
    • Chicago Cubs star Javier Baez reportedly turned down massive contract offer
    Baez’s MLB career got off to a roaring start. A few years after making his MLB debut, he became a fixture in Chicago’s lineup and played a pivotal role in the club’s World Series title....2021
  • The Chicago Cubs' offensive woes are starting to reach historic levels
    • The Chicago Cubs' offensive woes are starting to reach historic levels
    No matter the situation, the 2021 Chicago Cubs are having trouble hitting the ball -- and solutions might not be forthcoming....2021

Chicago Cubs rumors, scandals

  • • Cubs' Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo not in lineup amid trade chatter
    2021
  • • Yu Darvish has hilarious anti-Astros shirt
    Yu Darvish continues to have a pretty savage response to the fallout from the Houston Astros cheating scandal. Reporters spotted a t-shirt in front of the Chicago Cubs pitcher’s locker on Friday with a hilarious series of anti-Astros messages on it. Darvish lost twice in the 2017 World Series to the Astros, including in Game 7. He posted a 21.60 ERA in that series, and we now know there’s reason t...2020
  • • Kris Bryant: Players not buying Rob Manfred’s World Series trophy apology
    2020
  • • Mike Trout on Astros players not being penalized: ‘It’s sad to see’
    MLB players are speaking out at nearly every turn as it relates to the Houston Astros’ cheating scandal. We’ve seen Chicago Cubs star Yu Darvish go after Astros players after it was deemed they stole signs during their championship season back in 2017. We’ve also seen Astros players push back against criticism while failing to really apologize for their misdeeds. The face of Major League Baseball,...2020
  • • Yu Darvish delivers savage response to Astros fan on Twitter
    Yu Darvish has a lot of questions about the Houston Astros’ cheating scandal, but he’s managed to take it in stride despite being one of its biggest victims. That continued Sunday. Darvish voiced his opinion that the Astros should be stripped of their World Series title in light of the cheating they engaged in. Naturally, some Astros fans on Twitter who were happy to blindly defend their organizat...2020
  • • Yu Darvish trolls Astros, calls WS trophy 'gorgeous trash can'
    Chicago Cubs star pitcher Yu Darvish is not holding back in talking about the Houston Astros and their sign-stealing scandal. Earlier on Sunday, Darvish clearly said that the Astros should have to forfeit their 2017 World Series title while pretty much telling Houston players to shut up. Hanging out with his Cubs during the early stages of Spring Training on Sunday, Darvish turned his attention to...2020
  • • Cubs ace Yu Darvish on cheating Astros: 'They shouldn't talk'
    Things are not getting any better for the Houston Astros after their awkward press conference late last week in which they failed to really apologize for the entire sign-stealing scandal. MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred went on record Sunday saying that said apology did not go far enough. Meanwhile, rival players have been at each others throats over the past several days. Los Angeles Dodgers star Co...2020
  • • MLB power rankings for the 2020 season
    The 2020 MLB offseason will go down as the most memorable in years. Between star free agents finding new teams and a scandal that rocked baseball, it’s been an eventful few months of changes across the league. As the 2020 season arrives, there’s plenty of shakeup in the first MLB power rankings of 2020. The biggest splash of the winter came when the New York Yankees signed Gerrit Cole. In a market...2020
  • • Dusty Baker reportedly reaches agreement to become Astros' new manager
    There were conflicting reports earlier in the week on the status of Dusty Baker as the Houston Astros new manager. That can now be thrown out the window. Houston has reportedly officially tabbed Baker to be their new manager on a short-term deal. This likely seems to suggest that the 70-year-old Baker signed on for just one season. Getting an experienced manager to lead the ship in 2020 makes perf...2020
  • • Rockies, Cubs reportedly discussed Kris Bryant, Nolan Arenado trade
    Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado and Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant are two of the biggest names reportedly on the trade market. As both organizations weigh offers for their respective stars, the Rockies and Cubs have also reportedly discussed a one-for-one swap. According to ESPN’s Jesse Rogers, Chicago and Colorado have engaged in dialogue on a blockbuster trade that would se...2020

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