Tag: Chicago Cubs

10 MLB players who could be enjoying their final Spring Training

MLB bade a fond farewell to many greats in 2018, including Adrian Beltre, Chase Utley, Joe Mauer, and David Wright. We know that the 2019 season will be...
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Cubs players throw support behind ‘brother’ Addison Russell

Addison Russell has been accused by his ex-wife of physical and mental abuse and was hit with a 40-game suspension by MLB over those allegations. Now set to...

MLB looking at Cubs-Cardinals opener in London?

On the surface, the game of baseball has much more of an international flavor than that of football. We’ve seen some of the greatest players to ever...


Eight biggest questions heading into spring training

The 2019 MLB season is just around the corner While it might seem like we saw Chris Sale strike out Manny Machado to clinch the 2018 World Series...
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One New Year’s resolution for each 2018 MLB Playoff team

Making upgrades The New Year gives us all a date to potentially make any upgrades. For MLB teams -- even the best -- that's no different. Each of the...

Top 10 storylines for the MLB Winter Meetings

Big-names getting traded The hot stove season has already been pretty eventful. As we head into the MLB Winter Meetings in Las Vegas, we're only expecting things to...


Ranking top-five destinations for Bryce Harper

Ending the Bryce Harper era in Washington The Washington Nationals turned heads in the MLB world on Tuesday when they signed free agent pitcher, Patrick Corbin. The move was...
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Report: Cubs willing to discuss Kris Bryant trade

One of the most accomplished and talented players in MLB might be on the trade block. According to Buster Only of ESPN, the Chicago Cubs will reportedly...
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10 MLB trades we’d love to see this winter

Trades that can provide a big shift. With a strong free agent class, the landscape of MLB figures to change dramatically this offseason. But there a number of...


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Agent expects Addison Russell to return to Cubs

Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell finished the 2018 season under suspension in the wake of domestic violence accusations from his ex-wife. But his agent, Scott Boras, expects that...

Who will win the MLB awards?

Now we know the contenders, who will win? The finalists for the major MLB awards were announced on Monday night. By and large, there were no major surprises....

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,...