Tag: Chicago Cubs

Former Cubs coach Chili Davis blames millennials for firing

The Chicago Cubs surprisingly moved on from hitting coach Chili Davis after one season. It came following a premature playoff exit in the NL Wild Card Game...

Cubs move on from hitting coach Chili Davis

Someone was going to eventually take the fall after the Chicago Cubs failed to move past the NL Wild Card Game this season. With World Series expectations...

Report refutes that the Cubs offered Kris Bryant $200 million extension

The notion that Kris Bryant turned down a $200 million extension from the Chicago Cubs appears to be false. In fact, the Cubs reportedly never offered Bryant...

Cubs SS Addison Russell suspended 40 games

The Chicago Cubs are not just reeling from a premature playoff exit at the hands of the Colorado Rockies. One of their franchise cornerstones might have played...

Winners and losers from the NL Wild Card Game

The MLB postseason is underway, and with it came a grueling, extra-inning battle in the National League Wild Card game between the Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs. When...

Twitter reacts to Tony Wolters’ improbable game-winning hit for Rockies

At long last, the Colorado Rockies have defeated the Chicago Cubs in the National League Wild Card Game. And they have backup catcher Tony Wolters to thank. https://twitter.com/SportsCenter/status/1047352122843566080 The...

LOOK: Umpires badly blow replay in NL Wild Card Game

The top of the eighth inning in Tuesday's National League Wild Card Game ended in a double play that was controversial to say the least. With a man...

WATCH: Kris Bryant nails Ian Desmond on perfect throw from LF

Kris Bryant is normally a third baseman. But he showed during the seventh inning of Tuesday's Wild Card Game that he can make a big throw from...

Javier Baez: Opposing teams ‘know we’re the best’

The Chicago Cubs are facing elimination in Tuesday night's National League Wild Card Game. But that's not stopping Javier Baez from being confident, very confident. "We've got to...

WATCH: Cubs’ Willson Contreras hit in junk with baseball

Chicago Cubs reliever Justin Wilson owes catcher Willson Contreras more than an apology. We firmly believe this apology should come with a dozen roses and some chocolates....
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Twitter has fun with Mike Ditka’s seventh-inning stretch performance

Singing "Take Me out to the Ballgame" during the seventh-inning stretch at Wrigley Field on Monday was a man familiar to Chicago fans, Mike Ditka. https://twitter.com/ZachZaidman/status/1046783876780179456 The Super Bowl-winning...

Each team’s top takeaway from the 2018 MLB season

Every MLB team has one thing in common. They all learned something from the 2018 season. Some of the takeaways were good while some were bad, but...

Addison Russell releases statement denying domestic abuse allegations

After being placed on administrative leave by MLB for allegations of domestic abuse by his ex-wife, Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell released a statement denying the allegations. Russell,...

Wrigley Field press box catches fire

There was an incident at Wrigley Field on Thursday. Authorities responded to a fire in the press box at the longtime home of the Chicago Cubs. https://twitter.com/CFD_FD/status/1042856011852406785 Fortunately, Isabelle...

X-factor for each MLB contender

On the road to a World Series title, one player always emerges as the X-factor to push a team over the edge in the postseason. From an...

Power ranking top-12 World Series contenders

While it took a while, the MLB playoff races are starting to take shape. With the Philadelphia Phillies going cold recently, we're down to 12 teams with...
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15 matchups that will define MLB playoffs

We're less than a month away from the MLB playoffs. Despite the limited time, the teams that will be in those playoffs are still very much in...
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Joe Maddon has salient take on Khalil Mack joining Bears

One of the biggest moves the NFL has seen in years transpired when the Chicago Bears acquired star pass rusher Khalil Mack in a trade with the...

Ranking MLB’s 10 most clutch players in 2018

Throughout MLB history, some players have just seemed had a knack for coming through in the tight spots. The 2018 season has seen its own share of clutch...

Cubs place Jason Heyward on disabled list

As the Chicago Cubs gear up for a critical stretch in September, they'll now have to do it without outfielder Jason Heyward for some time. On Friday, Chicago...

Cubs fan with Down syndrome raising money to sing national anthem at Wrigley Field

Stefan Xidas, who has Down syndrome, is a fan of the Chicago Cubs. He's working to make one of his dreams, singing the national anthem at Wrigley...

Ranking 10 most dangerous MLB sluggers in 2018

When one of the game's best sluggers steps into the box, all eyes turn to see what will happen. There are plenty of great hitters in MLB,...
Nov 2, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber (28) reacts after giving up a solo home run to Chicago Cubs center fielder Dexter Fowler (not pictured) in the first inning in game seven of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

Ranking 10 best starting rotations among playoff contenders

The postseason will soon be upon us, and the race for spots in the playoffs draws tighter. During a season that could provide of the most memorable...
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WATCH: Javier Baez launches 481 foot home run

Plenty of pulled homers leave Wrigley Field. But one hit to center completely leaving the yard is rare. Though, as Javier Baez showed, it's possible. The Chicago Cubs...

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