Tag: Chicago Cubs

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WATCH: Cubs fans give former Chicago star Jake Arrieta standing ovation

Jake Arrieta and the Philadelphia Phillies were in Chicago for a date with the Cubs Monday. When the former Cubs pitcher stepped to the plate...

WATCH: Cubs’ Kris Bryant drills three HRs in three straight innings

After entering May with a .237 batting average, Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant now seems pretty locked in at the plate after an incredible...

WATCH: Cubs score two after grounder plays cruel trick on Eugenio Suarez

Thursday night's game between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds got off to a weird start as the Cubs took an early lead thanks to...
Matt Carpenter and Paul Goldschmidt against the Brewers

Why St. Louis Cardinals will top toughest division in MLB

With the NL Central still considered the most competitive division in MLB, the St. Louis Cardinals have their work cut out in order to top...

White Sox star donating to anti-violence campaign for every SB

The city of Chicago is known as one of the most crime-infested in the entire United States. Star White Sox shortstop...
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WATCH: Cubs fans boo Addison Russell in first at-bat

Shortstop Addison Russell returned to the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday. And while he was at home, the Wrigley Field faithful didn't exactly greet him with...

WATCH: Cubs win on dramatic walk-off HR from Kris Bryant

With two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, it looked like the Chicago Cubs were headed for extra innings with the Miami Marlins....

WATCH: Albert Almora Jr. homers after thinking he’d drawn a walk

Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. thought that he had drawn a walk on Tuesday. Fortunately for Almora, he was wrong. Almora...

WATCH: Cubs’ Taylor Davis hits massive grand slam for first HR

When backup catchers are called into action, they are often only relied upon to give the starter rest. When the Chicago Cubs put Taylor Davis...

WATCH: Cardinals pitcher with rare stolen base

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Jack Flaherty didn’t have a great initial go at it from the mound Friday afternoon against the Chicago Cubs.
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Suspended Cubs SS Addison Russell to be sent to Triple-A upon activation

Suspended Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell will be removed from the restricted list on Wednesday. When he is, he'll head to the minors.

10 MLB stars on early MVP pace

While some big-name players have struggled in the early part of the 2019 MLB season, others have made it their own. Defending...

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.