Tag: Chicago Cubs

WATCH: Windy City playing tricks on Diamondbacks

There's a reason Chicago is called the "Windy City" and Friday's game between the Chicago Cubs and Arizona Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field showed exactly why.

LOOK: Cubs host inspiring young girl at Wrigley Field

Growing up, many kids dream of either changing the world or taking the mound in a big league ballpark when they grow up. In the...

Cubs giving away vinyls on Grateful Dead Night

When the Chicago Cubs host the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 24, it will not be any regular game. It will be Grateful Dead night...

Five desperate MLB teams that need Craig Kimbrel

While he's been arguably MLB's best closer for a solid decade, Craig Kimbrel remains unsigned. A number of teams should be looking to change that.

10 MLB stars who need to hit restart on 2019 season

We're still early in the 2019 MLB season. But we're also past the point that we can be dismissive of the struggles that we've seen...

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...

Modern-day blueprint on how to win a World Series

With Opening Day in the rearview and much of the season still to come, every team in the MLB should be focused on one thing: winning the...

Cubs make wrong kind of early-season history

The Chicago Cubs have struggled mightily in the early days of the season. In fact, they've struggled more than any Cubs staff has in more...

Eight biggest early MLB season surprises

In some respects, the early part of the 2019 MLB season has gone as expected. But the early games have also offered their share of...

WATCH: Cubs’ Randy Rosario casually makes catch of the year so far (with his...

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...

Opening Day had major international flavor for MLB

Opening Day around the Major League Baseball world is an annual tradition. Some call it a national holiday. This was no different when the league's...

Winners, losers from MLB Opening Day

The 2019 season has now begun for every team in the league. For some, MLB Opening Day went swimmingly. For others, not so much.

10 MLB stars who must start hot in 2019

The MLB season is a marathon, not a sprint. We hear it a lot. And generally, the early steps of a marathon aren't terribly important....

Top storylines heading into MLB Opening Day

After a long winter, MLB Opening Day is upon us. Now that the games are here, our attention shifts from a brutally slow offseason to...

Cubs’ Yu Darvish sidelined to blister, per report

The Chicago Cubs might have to adjust their season-opening rotation following the injury veteran starter Yu Darvish suffered during a Cactus League game on Tuesday....
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Bold predictions for 2019 MLB season

While prominent free agents remain unsigned, the long MLB offseason is over. It's time to play some meaningful baseball games. And when those meaningful games are played,...

Predictions for the 2019 MLB season

The favorites definitely reigned strong during the 2018 MLB season. But it was a good year for the underdogs, too, with teams like the Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland...

Jon Lester offers confusing quote on opener strategy

Chicago Cubs ace Jon Lester spoke about the opener strategy on Monday. We think he's opposed to it. But his actual quote was quite confusing. Per Jesse Rogers...

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...
Aug 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; A general view of the MLB logo with Colorado Rockies batting gear on it during the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Colorado Rockies won 12-9. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

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...