Tag: Chicago Cubs

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Cubs vs. Pirates: 6 keys to victory for the NL Wild Card game

The moment all NL Central fans have predicted is finally here. The Chicago Cubs are in the playoffs for the first time since 2008 and the Pittsburgh...

Dodgers planning to cover entire field for AC/DC concert

One of the next stops for classic rock band AC/DC is Dodger Stadium, but the Los Angeles Dodgers aren't going to risk experiencing what the Chicago Cubs...
Kris Bryant

WATCH: Cubs star Kris Bryant goes undercover as Lyft driver

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is a household name for fans of Major League Baseball, but the star rookie recently had a successful day working as...

Chicago Cubs acquire a hot Austin Jackson for their playoff push

With the waiver trade deadline ending today and MLB rosters set to expand on September 1st, the Chicago Cubs—one of the hottest teams in the NL central—have acquired...
Jake Arrieta

Jake Arrieta throws no-hitter for Cubs vs. Dodgers

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta threw his first career no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers. With 12 strike outs, one walk and one error, Arrieta was nothing...

4 MLB Teams Who Will Continue to Surprise in the Second Half

Now that we are about to officially hit the midway point of the 2015 campaign, early-season trends are starting to become more than that. Struggling teams around...
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Report: Javier Baez Sustains Hand Injury, Out 4-8 Weeks

Javier Baez, who was long considered one of the Chicago Cubs' top prospects before being called up to the big leagues last year, sustained a hand injury...
Kris Bryant

Kris Bryant Named National League Rookie of the Month

The Chicago Cubs manipulated a loophole in Kris Bryant's contract to keep him with the organization for an extra season, but the shrewd business move came at...

Does it Take a Former MLB Player to be Successful as a Manager?

Those who cannot do, teach. That saying is as old as time. For as long as baseball has been around, one of the things that has stayed constant...
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Report: Chicago Cubs to Call Up Addison Russell

The Chicago Cubs are slowly ending their reign of prospect terror. Shortly after delaying third baseman Kris Bryant's entrance into the major leagues to keep him from becoming...

WATCH: Jon Lester Throw Glove to First Base to Record Out

Athletes are often forced to make the best of a bad situation. Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester showed those quick-thinking skills on Sunday. In the top of the second inning during the...
Kris Bryant

Report: Chicago Cubs to Call Up Kris Bryant

At long last, Kris Bryant will finally be in the proper position to make his Major League Baseball debut for the Chicago Cubs. ESPN's Jesse Rogers broke the news...
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Cubs Pay Tribute to the Late Ernie Banks at Unfinished Bleachers

It's finally baseball season, which means everybody is putting the last minute touches on constructing the perfect field. Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs, is in the...

Breaking Down the Jason Heyward, Shelby Miller Trade

In the first big blockbuster of the offseason, the St. Louis Cardinals acquired outfielder Jason Heyward and pitcher Jordan Walden from the Atlanta Braves for starting pitcher...

Giants Upset After ‘Rain’ Shortened Loss to the Cubs

The San Francisco Giants, who are in the midst of a playoff race, were the victims of some shoddy jobs by the Chicago Cubs ground crew on...

WATCH: Cubs Ground Crew Having Some Issues

A combination of rain and wind starting coming in something fierce during the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants game at Wrigley Field on Tuesday evening. The...

Kris Bryant is the Future of the Chicago Cubs, Perhaps MLB

The young phenoms of Major League Baseball are here, and they are making their presence known. We all know about Mike Trout, Bryce Harper, and the liking,...

Cubs Acquire Felix Doubront from the Red Sox

The Chicago Cubs have added the starting pitcher that everyone anticipated they would either. However, the deal for former Boston Red Sox pitcher Felix Doubront isn't exactly the...

Updated David Price Rumors as Trade Deadline Nears

The idea of the Chicago Cubs trading for Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price didn't make much sense in the first place. Why would they send Jeff...

5 MLB Trades That Need to Happen Before Deadline

With the MLB trade deadline nearing, there promises to be a nice amount of wheeling and dealing in the coming weeks. The likes of Jeff Samardzija, Jason...

Starlin Castro Keeps Right Attitude for the Chicago Cubs

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be later today, as the top stars in each league take on one another with home-field advantage in the World Series...

Jeff Samardzija to Wear NL Jersey, Sit With NL Team at All-Star Game

This story just keeps getting stranger. Jeff Samardzija, who was traded from the Chicago Cubs to the Oakland Athletics earlier this month, will be wearing a National...

Report: Athletics Acquire Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel

Following up on a previous post, the Oakland Athletics have apparently decided to go all in for the 2014 season. According to reports, they have acquired starting...

Report: Oakland Athletics in Serious Talks to Acquire Jeff Samardzija

It's not a secret that the Chicago Cubs have been looking to trade Jeff Samardzija and the Oakland Athletics have been linked to him in the past....