Chicago Cubs - FOX 35 News Orlando

Cubs unveil new spring training facility in Mesa

We're talking about Cubs spring training! Pitchers and catchers report Thursday and are being treated to a brand new ballpark and facility. Lou Canellis joins us from Mesa, Arizona. More>>

  • Chicago CubsCubsMore>>

  • Cubs lose to Diamondbacks 7-5 on Wrigley's 100th

    Cubs lose to Diamondbacks 7-5 on Wrigley's 100th

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-04-24 02:36:21 GMT
    Fittingly, the Chicago Cubs marked Wrigley Field's 100th birthday with a loss -- a dramatic, error-filled one, at that.
    Fittingly, the Chicago Cubs marked Wrigley Field's 100th birthday with a loss -- a dramatic, error-filled one, at that.
  • Sammy Sosa snubbed as Cubs celebrate 100th anniversary of Wrigley

    Sammy Sosa snubbed as Cubs celebrate 100th anniversary of Wrigley

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:32:41 GMT
    The Cubs celebrated Wrigley Field's 100th birthday on Wednesday and they did it without one of the most popular players in the ballpark's history.
    The Cubs celebrated Wrigley Field's 100th birthday on Wednesday and they did it without one of the most popular players in the ballpark's history.
  • Quinn issues 'Wrigley Field Day' proclamation

    Quinn issues 'Wrigley Field Day' proclamation

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:28 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:28:29 GMT
    It's Wrigley Field Day in Illinois.
    It's Wrigley Field Day in Illinois.
  • Happy 100th, Wrigley Field! A few memories

    Happy 100th, Wrigley Field! A few memories

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:46 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:46:17 GMT
    Wrigley Field is marking the 100th anniversary of its first game on Wednesday with a matchup against Arizona.
    Wrigley Field is marking the 100th anniversary of its first game on Wednesday with a matchup against Arizona.
  • Hammel, Olt lead Cubs past D-backs

    Hammel, Olt lead Cubs past D-backs

    Jason Hammel pitched seven strong innings, Mike Olt hit a three-run homer and Nate Schierholtz drove in a pair of early runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
    Jason Hammel pitched seven strong innings, Mike Olt hit a three-run homer and Nate Schierholtz drove in a pair of early runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
  • Stevens, Mantegna recall Wrigley

    Stevens, Mantegna recall Wrigley

    The home of the Chicago Cubs will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its first game with a home game against Arizona on Wednesday.
    The home of the Chicago Cubs will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its first game with a home game against Arizona on Wednesday.
  • Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

    Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

    The home of the Chicago Cubs will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its first game with a home game against Arizona on Wednesday.
    The home of the Chicago Cubs will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its first game with a home game against Arizona on Wednesday.
  • Wood homers, allows 1 run in Cubs' win

    Wood homers, allows 1 run in Cubs' win

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:23:50 GMT
    Travis Wood hit a three-run homer and drove in four runs to back his nine-strikeout performance on the mound, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.
    Travis Wood hit a three-run homer and drove in four runs to back his nine-strikeout performance on the mound, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.
  • Bailey and Reds win again at Wrigley, 8-2

    Bailey and Reds win again at Wrigley, 8-2

    Homer Bailey pitched six scoreless innings at friendly Wrigley Field for his first win of the season and Jay Bruce homered and doubled as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 8-2 on Sunday.
    Homer Bailey pitched six scoreless innings at friendly Wrigley Field for his first win of the season and Jay Bruce homered and doubled as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 8-2 on Sunday.
  • Cubs, Ebony Magazine present Jackie Robinson Day

    Cubs, Ebony Magazine present Jackie Robinson Day

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:31 AM EDT2014-04-20 09:31:29 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs are partnering with Ebony Magazine to present Jackie Robinson Day at Wrigley Field on Monday.
    The Chicago Cubs are partnering with Ebony Magazine to present Jackie Robinson Day at Wrigley Field on Monday.
  • Cubs hit 3 HRs, break loose to beat Reds 8-4

    Cubs hit 3 HRs, break loose to beat Reds 8-4

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:30:49 GMT
    Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a weeklong offensive funk and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 Saturday.
    Darwin Barney and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers and Mike Olt added a solo shot as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a weeklong offensive funk and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 Saturday.
  • Alfredo Simon leads Reds over reeling Cubs 4-1

    Alfredo Simon leads Reds over reeling Cubs 4-1

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:02:42 GMT
    Alfredo Simon lowered his ERA to 0.86, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 Friday for their 16th win in their last 17 games at Wrigley Field.
    Alfredo Simon lowered his ERA to 0.86, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 Friday for their 16th win in their last 17 games at Wrigley Field.
  • Cubs shut out in double header for first time since 1962

    Cubs shut out in double header for first time since 1962

    Masahiro Tanaka allowed two bunt hits in eight dominant innings on a frigid Monday, Carlos Beltran homered for the third straight game and New York welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the current Yankee Stadium with a 3-0...
    Michael Pineda followed an overpowering outing by Masahiro Tanaka with one of his own, pitching six innings of four-hit ball as the New York Yankees beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 on a bitterly cold Wednesday night to complete...
  • Tanaka cools Cubs' bats in Yankees' 3-0 win in Game 1

    Tanaka cools Cubs' bats in Yankees' 3-0 win in Game 1

    Masahiro Tanaka allowed two bunt hits in eight dominant innings on a frigid Monday, Carlos Beltran homered for the third straight game and New York welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the current Yankee Stadium with a 3-0...
    Masahiro Tanaka allowed two bunt hits in eight dominant innings on a frigid Monday, Carlos Beltran homered for the third straight game and New York welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the current Yankee Stadium with a 3-0 victory...
  • Ricketts: Cubs not interested in move to suburbs

    Ricketts: Cubs not interested in move to suburbs

    Chicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts thinks a move to the suburbs might be lucrative but says his team remains committed to refurbishing century-old Wrigley Field.
    Chicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts thinks a move to the suburbs might be lucrative but says his team remains committed to refurbishing century-old Wrigley Field.
  • Cubs game vs. Yankees postponed due to rain

    Cubs game vs. Yankees postponed due to rain

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-04-15 17:10:39 GMT
    The interleague game between the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs has been postponed because of bad weather.
    The interleague game between the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs has been postponed because of bad weather.
  • Carpenter, Wacha lead Cardinals over Cubs 6-4

    Carpenter, Wacha lead Cardinals over Cubs 6-4

    Sunday, April 13 2014 10:48 PM EDT2014-04-14 02:48:06 GMT
    Matt Carpenter drove in three runs, leading Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 6-4 Sunday.
    Matt Carpenter drove in three runs, leading Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 6-4 Sunday.
  • Carpenter, Wainwright help Cardinals top Cubs 10-4

    Carpenter, Wainwright help Cardinals top Cubs 10-4

    Saturday, April 12 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-04-13 02:57:43 GMT
    Matt Carpenter drove in two runs and Adam Wainwright saved a tired bullpen by lasting seven innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in their 10-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
    Matt Carpenter drove in two runs and Adam Wainwright saved a tired bullpen by lasting seven innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in their 10-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
  • Carpenter, Wainwright help Cardinals top Cubs 10-4

    Carpenter, Wainwright help Cardinals top Cubs 10-4

    Saturday, April 12 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-04-12 21:26:12 GMT
    Matt Carpenter drove in two runs and Adam Wainwright saved a tired bullpen by lasting seven innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in their 10-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
    Matt Carpenter drove in two runs and Adam Wainwright saved a tired bullpen by lasting seven innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in their 10-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
  • Castillo's 3-run HR in 11th lifts Cubs over Cards

    Castillo's 3-run HR in 11th lifts Cubs over Cards

    Welington Castillo hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning off closer Trevor Rosenthal, who struck out with an unusual chance to win it, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Friday night.
    Welington Castillo hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning off closer Trevor Rosenthal, who struck out with an unusual chance to win it, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Friday night.
  • 5-run 7th dooms Cubs

    5-run 7th dooms Cubs

    Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 victory over the...
    Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs...
  • Hammel strong again, Cubs beat Pirates 7-5

    Hammel strong again, Cubs beat Pirates 7-5

    Jason Hammel threw seven strong innings, Anthony Rizzo had four hits, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Wednesday night despite allowing five solo home runs.
    Jason Hammel threw seven strong innings, Anthony Rizzo had four hits, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Wednesday night despite allowing five solo home runs.
  • Cubs rally but fall short 7-6 to Pirates

    Cubs rally but fall short 7-6 to Pirates

    The Cubs showed some fight in their 7-6 loss to the Pirates on Tuesday night, and manager Rick Renteria came away with some positives.
    The Cubs showed some fight in their 7-6 loss to the Pirates on Tuesday night, and manager Rick Renteria came away with some positives.
  • Kalish and Cubs rip Phillies 8-3

    Kalish and Cubs rip Phillies 8-3

    Ryan Kalish hit a two-run double and an RBI triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
    Ryan Kalish hit a two-run double and an RBI triple and the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Sunday to avoid a sweep.
  • Samardzija pitches well, Cubs lose 2-0 to Phillies

    Samardzija pitches well, Cubs lose 2-0 to Phillies

    Saturday, April 5 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-04-06 03:01:23 GMT
    Jeff Samardzija and the Cubs are picking up where they left off last season.
    Jeff Samardzija and the Cubs are picking up where they left off last season.
  • Utley leads Phillies past Cubs in Wrigley opener

    Utley leads Phillies past Cubs in Wrigley opener

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-04-05 03:01:39 GMT
    Chase Utley hit a two-run homer and an RBI single, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Friday in the opener of Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary season.
    Ryne Sandberg loves the way Chase Utley plays the game. The Phillies manager says the second baseman reminds him of the way he used to play during Hall of Fame career.
  • Utley leads Phillies past Cubs in Wrigley opener

    Utley leads Phillies past Cubs in Wrigley opener

    Friday, April 4 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-04-04 21:56:31 GMT
    Chase Utley hit a two-run homer and an RBI single, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Friday in the opener of Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary season.
    Chase Utley hit a two-run homer and an RBI single, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on Friday in the opener of Wrigley Field's 100th anniversary season.
  • Cubs edge Pirates 3-2 to pick up first win

    Cubs edge Pirates 3-2 to pick up first win

    Thursday, April 3 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-04-04 03:07:53 GMT
    Jason Hammel pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday for their first win of the season.
    Jason Hammel pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday for their first win of the season.
  • Cubs edge Pirates 3-2 to pick up first win

    Cubs edge Pirates 3-2 to pick up first win

    Thursday, April 3 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-04-03 20:47:11 GMT
    Jason Hammel pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday for their first win of the season.
    Jason Hammel pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs edged the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday for their first win of the season.
  • Cubs, Pineiro agree to minor league deal

    Cubs, Pineiro agree to minor league deal

    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a minor league contract with former 16-game winner Joel Pineiro.
    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a minor league contract with former 16-game winner Joel Pineiro.
  • Walker's homer lifts Pirates over Cubs 1-0

    Walker's homer lifts Pirates over Cubs 1-0

    Monday, March 31 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-04-01 00:04:29 GMT
    Neil Walker homered off Carlos Villanueva leading off the 10th inning Monday, and the Pittsburgh Pirates benefited from an overturned to call to beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on opening day Monday.
    Neil Walker homered off Carlos Villanueva leading off the 10th inning Monday, and the Pittsburgh Pirates benefited from an overturned to call to beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on opening day Monday.
  • Cubs, Pirates ready to start anew

    Cubs, Pirates ready to start anew

    Monday, March 31 2014 10:34 AM EDT2014-03-31 14:34:53 GMT
    The Pittsburgh Pirates will embrace their past before Monday's season opener against the Chicago Cubs.
    The family reunion will be short. Whether it will be sweet hardly matters. At last, the wounds of 21 years of futility have finally started to heal.
  • Castro back for spring finale, Cubs beat D'backs

    Castro back for spring finale, Cubs beat D'backs

    Sunday, March 30 2014 10:26 AM EDT2014-03-30 14:26:01 GMT
    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro returned from a hamstring injury Saturday and played his first spring training game since March 2 in Chicago's 9-8 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro returned from a hamstring injury Saturday and played his first spring training game since March 2 in Chicago's 9-8 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
  • White Sox fans vs. Cubs fans

    White Sox fans vs. Cubs fans

    Saturday, March 29 2014 3:54 AM EDT2014-03-29 07:54:55 GMT
    There are certain steps fans must abide by in order to be followers of either the Chicago White Sox or Cubs.
    There are certain steps fans must abide by in order to be followers of either the Chicago White Sox or Cubs.
  • Wrigley Field makes list of top 10 ballparks

    Wrigley Field makes list of top 10 ballparks

    Friday, March 28 2014 3:17 AM EDT2014-03-28 07:17:02 GMT
    With the baseball season opening Sunday evening and the official opening day on Monday, March 31, TripAdvisor announces the best ballparks in the U.S. based on its popularity index.
    With the baseball season opening Sunday evening and the official opening day on Monday, March 31, TripAdvisor announces the best ballparks in the U.S. based on its popularity index.
  • Wood's arm, Sweeney's bat lead Cubs over White Sox

    Wood's arm, Sweeney's bat lead Cubs over White Sox

    Travis Wood pitched three scoreless innings, Ryan Sweeney homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Thursday.
    Travis Wood pitched three scoreless innings, Ryan Sweeney homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Thursday.
  • Hamilton doubles, Ibanez homers for Angels

    Hamilton doubles, Ibanez homers for Angels

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-03-26 03:10:13 GMT
    Josh Hamilton doubled off the top wall, a call upheld by video review, and Raul Ibanez homered Tuesday as the Los Angeles Angels rallied for an 8-4 victory over a Chicago Cubs' split-squad.
    Josh Hamilton doubled off the top wall, a call upheld by video review, and Raul Ibanez homered Tuesday as the Los Angeles Angels rallied for an 8-4 victory over a Chicago Cubs' split-squad.
  • Phillips, Bernadina power Reds past Cubs 8-3

    Phillips, Bernadina power Reds past Cubs 8-3

    Brandon Phillips hit his third home run in four games and Roger Bernadina added to his big spring for Cincinnati, belting a three-run shot and driving in four runs to help the Reds defeat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on...
    Brandon Phillips hit his third home run in four games and Roger Bernadina added to his big spring for Cincinnati, belting a three-run shot and driving in four runs to help the Reds defeat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Saturday.
  • Valbuena, Rusin lead Cubs over White Sox 7-0

    Valbuena, Rusin lead Cubs over White Sox 7-0

    Luis Valbuena hit a three-run homer just inside the right field foul pole to highlight the Chicago Cubs' 7-0 win Friday over the crosstown rival Chicago White Sox.
    Luis Valbuena hit a three-run homer just inside the right field foul pole to highlight the Chicago Cubs' 7-0 win Friday over the crosstown rival Chicago White Sox.
  • Gonzalez homers as Rockies beat Cubs 9-6

    Gonzalez homers as Rockies beat Cubs 9-6

    Carlos Gonzalez hit a three-run homer, Franklin Morales pitched four effective innings and the Colorado Rockies overcame Cubs starter Carlos Villanueva's eight strikeouts to beat the Chicago 9-6 Wednesday night.
    Carlos Gonzalez hit a three-run homer, Franklin Morales pitched four effective innings and the Colorado Rockies overcame Cubs starter Carlos Villanueva's eight strikeouts to beat the Chicago 9-6 Wednesday night.
  • Adduci homers as Rangers beat Cubs 7-6

    Adduci homers as Rangers beat Cubs 7-6

    Jim Adduci hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night.
    Jim Adduci hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-6 on Tuesday night.
  • Cubs line up new free remote parking lot for fans

    Cubs line up new free remote parking lot for fans

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 8:20 AM EDT2014-03-18 12:20:12 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have a new remote parking lot lined up to ease traffic in the neighborhood near Wrigley Field for night and weekend games.
    The Chicago Cubs have a new remote parking lot lined up to ease traffic in the neighborhood near Wrigley Field for night and weekend games.
  • Jackson leads Cubs to split-squad win over Angels

    Jackson leads Cubs to split-squad win over Angels

    Edwin Jackson threw four scoreless innings and Darnell McDonald had two hits, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in a split-squad game on Monday.
    Edwin Jackson threw four scoreless innings and Darnell McDonald had two hits, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in a split-squad game on Monday.
  • Cubs split squad loses to Oakland 6-2

    Cubs split squad loses to Oakland 6-2

    Chicago Cubs pitcher James McDonald left Monday's game against Oakland after two pitches because of a sore right shoulder.
    Chicago Cubs pitcher James McDonald left Monday's game against Oakland after two pitches because of a sore right shoulder.
  • Indians beat Cubs 3-2 in split-squad game

    Indians beat Cubs 3-2 in split-squad game

    Monday, March 17 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-03-17 04:11:51 GMT
    Justin Masterson struck out eight in five scoreless innings, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs in a split-squad game on Sunday.
    Justin Masterson struck out eight in five scoreless innings, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs in a split-squad game on Sunday.
  • Rusin strong as Cubs top Mets 6-3

    Rusin strong as Cubs top Mets 6-3

    Monday, March 17 2014 12:10 AM EDT2014-03-17 04:10:23 GMT
    Chris Rusin threw four scoreless innings, while Donnie Murphy, Daniel Vogelbach, and Arismendy Alcantara each homered to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 6-3 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday.
    Chris Rusin threw four scoreless innings, while Donnie Murphy, Daniel Vogelbach, and Arismendy Alcantara each homered to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 6-3 victory over the New York Mets.
  • Flores homers and Mets beat Cubs 9-4

    Flores homers and Mets beat Cubs 9-4

    Saturday, March 15 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-03-16 03:07:51 GMT
    Wilmer Flores hit his first home run of the spring and the Mets topped the Chicago Cubs 9-4 in a split-squad game Saturday.
    Wilmer Flores hit his first home run of the spring and the Mets topped the Chicago Cubs 9-4 in a split-squad game Saturday.
  • Samardzija to start opening day for Cubs

    Samardzija to start opening day for Cubs

    Jeff Samardzija will start opening day for the Chicago Cubs on March 31 at the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Cubs announced Friday.
    Jeff Samardzija will start opening day for the Chicago Cubs on March 31 at the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Cubs announced Friday.
  • Rockies pound Cubs 13-0 before another record crowd

    Rockies pound Cubs 13-0 before another record crowd

    The Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 13-0 in front of a Cactus League-record 14,840 fans.
    The Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 13-0 in front of a Cactus League-record 14,840 fans.
  • Samardzija solid in Cubs win over Giants

    Samardzija solid in Cubs win over Giants

    Matt Cain pitched five perfect innings for the San Francisco Giants on Monday, but the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 3-2 victory.
    Matt Cain pitched five perfect innings for the San Francisco Giants on Monday, but the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 3-2 victory.
  • Baez turning heads at Cubs camp

    Baez turning heads at Cubs camp

    Hitting 37 home runs last year, and that doesn't even include home runs on three consecutive pitches in spring training, tends to put the focus on a prospect like Javier Baez
    Hitting 37 home runs last year, and that doesn't even include home runs on three consecutive pitches in spring training, tends to put the focus on a prospect like Javier Baez
  • Ruggiano homers, leads Cubs to win over Brewers

    Ruggiano homers, leads Cubs to win over Brewers

    Justin Ruggiano went 3 for 3 with a two-run homer and three RBIs, raising his spring training batting average to .583 as the Chicago Cubs outlasted a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 10-8 Sunday.
    Justin Ruggiano went 3 for 3 with a two-run homer and three RBIs, raising his spring training batting average to .583 as the Chicago Cubs outlasted a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 10-8 Sunday.
  • Samardzijia struggles for Cubs in loss to Rockies

    Samardzijia struggles for Cubs in loss to Rockies

    Jeff Samardzija struggled with his command at times in a three-inning outing Wednesday in a Colorado Rockies split-squad's 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
    Jeff Samardzija struggled with his command at times in a three-inning outing Wednesday in a Colorado Rockies split-squad's 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
  • Ruggiano HR and 3 RBI lead Cubs over A's

    Ruggiano HR and 3 RBI lead Cubs over A's

    Justin Ruggiano hit a two-run homer and an RBI double, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-4 win Tuesday over an Oakland Athletics split-squad.
    Justin Ruggiano hit a two-run homer and an RBI double, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-4 win Tuesday over an Oakland Athletics split-squad.
  • Cubs eager to see what Bryant can do

    Cubs eager to see what Bryant can do

    Third baseman Kris Bryant is a big-time prospect. Early on in camp, the 22-year-old Bryant become a batting-practice draw, sending home runs up on the freeway embankment near the Cubs' new spring training complex
    Third baseman Kris Bryant is a big-time prospect. Early on in camp, the 22-year-old Bryant become a batting-practice draw, sending home runs up on the freeway embankment near the Cubs' new spring training complex
  • Ted Lilly hired by Cubs as Epstein special assistant

    Lilly hired by Cubs as Epstein special assistant

    Ted Lilly has been hired by the Chicago Cubs as a special assistant to Theo Epstein, the team's president of baseball operations.
    Ted Lilly has been hired by the Chicago Cubs as a special assistant to Theo Epstein, the team's president of baseball operations.
  • Javier Baez homers in Cubs first spring win

    Javier Baez homers in Cubs first spring win

    Shortstop Javier Baez had two hits including a solo home run for the Cubs, who won for the first time in four Cactus League games.
    Shortstop Javier Baez had two hits including a solo home run for the Cubs, who won for the first time in four Cactus League games.
  • Record crowd watches Royals beat Cubs in Mesa

    Record crowd watches Royals beat Cubs in Mesa

    Mike Moustakas homered twice, Eric Hosmer added three hits and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Sunday.
    Mike Moustakas homered twice, Eric Hosmer added three hits and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Sunday.
  • Trout grand slam, 5 RBIs as Angels beat Cubs 15-3

    Trout grand slam, 5 RBIs as Angels beat Cubs 15-3

    Friday, February 28 2014 11:01 PM EST2014-03-01 04:01:10 GMT
    Mike Trout wasted little time in showing off his million-dollar swing.
    Mike Trout wasted little time in showing off his million-dollar swing.
  • Cubs lose to Diamondbacks in opener of new park

    Cubs lose to Diamondbacks in opener of new park

    Jeff Samardzija pitched two shutout innings before an overflow crowd in the Chicago Cubs' opener at their new stadium, a 5-2 loss to an Arizona Diamondbacks split-squad on Thursday.
    Jeff Samardzija pitched two shutout innings before an overflow crowd in the Chicago Cubs' opener at their new stadium, a 5-2 loss to an Arizona Diamondbacks split-squad on Thursday.
  • Cubs sell naming rights of Mesa complex to Under Armour

    Cubs sell naming rights of Mesa complex to Under Armour

    The Chicago Cubs and Under Armour today announced a multi-year naming rights agreement for the Under Armour Performance Center at new Cubs Park in Mesa, Arizona
    The Chicago Cubs and Under Armour today announced a multi-year naming rights agreement for the Under Armour Performance Center at new Cubs Park in Mesa, Arizona
  • Cubs' Castro has something to prove to self, team

    Cubs' Castro has something to prove to self, team

    Starlin Castro is coming off the first difficult season of his major league career when he hit .245, had 22 errors and was dropped to No. 8 in the lineup after being named an All-Star the previous two years.
    Starlin Castro is coming off the first difficult season of his major league career when he hit .245, had 22 errors and was dropped to No. 8 in the lineup after being named an All-Star the previous two years.
  • Ricketts remains committed to Wrigley renovation

    Ricketts remains committed to Wrigley renovation

    Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts remains committed to renovating Wrigley Field rather than finding a new home despite ongoing legal issues with the neighboring rooftop owners.
    Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts remains committed to renovating Wrigley Field rather than finding a new home despite ongoing legal issues with the neighboring rooftop owners.
  • For Cubs' Renteria, it's about high expectations

    For Cubs' Renteria, it's about high expectations

    Jeff Samardzija isn't sure where he'll be by the end of the season.
    There is one distinct message new manager Rick Renteria plans to deliver when the Chicago Cubs gather for their first full squad workout on Wednesday.
  • Cubs Jackson hopes to rebound from rough season

    Cubs Jackson hopes to rebound from rough season

    Edwin Jackson is entering his second season with the Cubs, they are hoping he lives up to his career norms, if not completely up to every dollar of his four-year, $52 million contract.
    Edwin Jackson is entering his second season with the Cubs, they are hoping he lives up to his career norms, if not completely up to every dollar of his four-year, $52 million contract.
  • Chicago Cubs partner with Giordano`s Pizzeria

    Chicago Cubs partner with Giordano`s Pizzeria

    Tuesday, February 4 2014 5:28 PM EST2014-02-04 22:28:08 GMT
    The Cubs announced they're adding another Chicago icon to Wrigley Field. The team announced a new partnership with Giordano's Tuesday.
    The Cubs announced they're adding another Chicago icon to Wrigley Field. The team announced a new partnership with Giordano's Tuesday.
  • Cubs apply for permit for right-field sign

    Cubs apply for permit for right-field sign

    Monday, January 27 2014 9:45 PM EST2014-01-28 02:45:36 GMT
    The Cubs have applied for a permit to put up a 650-square-foot sign in right field at Wrigley Field that will block, partially, the bird's-eye view of the stadium from rooftops along Sheffield.
    The Cubs have applied for a permit to put up a 650-square-foot sign in right field at Wrigley Field that will block, at least partially, the bird's-eye view of the stadium from rooftops along Sheffield, the Sun-Times is reporting.
  • Cubs' Wood agrees to one-year, $3.9M deal

    Cubs' Wood agrees to one-year, $3.9M deal

    Friday, January 24 2014 12:29 PM EST2014-01-24 17:29:42 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract with All-Star pitcher Travis Wood, avoiding arbitration.
    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract with All-Star pitcher Travis Wood, avoiding arbitration.
  • No team logos on Cooperstown plaques for Maddux and La Russa

    No team logos on Cooperstown plaques for Maddux and La Russa

    Greg Maddux and Tony La Russa will not have any logos on the caps of their Hall of Fame plaques.
    Greg Maddux and Tony La Russa will not have any logos on the caps of their Hall of Fame plaques.
  • Cubs agree to contracts with 4 players

    Cubs agree to contracts with 4 players

    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to one-year contracts with outfielder Nate Schierholtz, infielder Luis Valbuena and relievers James Russell and Pedro Strop, avoiding arbitration.
    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to one-year contracts with outfielder Nate Schierholtz, infielder Luis Valbuena and relievers James Russell and Pedro Strop, avoiding arbitration.
  • Maddux, Thomas, Glavine elected to Hall of Fame

    Maddux, Thomas, Glavine elected to Hall of Fame

    Thursday, January 9 2014 11:24 AM EST2014-01-09 16:24:04 GMT
    Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, while Craig Biggio fell two votes short.
    Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, while Craig Biggio fell two votes short.
  • Greg Maddux won't be unanimous Hall selection

    Greg Maddux won't be unanimous Hall selection

    Greg Maddux could break a 22-year-old record Wednesday, though he won't become the first unanimous selection in the history of the baseball writers' Hall of Fame ballot.
    Greg Maddux could break a 22-year-old record Wednesday, though he won't become the first unanimous selection in the history of the baseball writers' Hall of Fame ballot.
  • Maddux, Glavine look to enter Cooperstown together

    Veras agrees to 1-year deal with Cubs

    Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine are both eligible for the Hall of Fame for the first time, with the inductees to be announced Wednesday.
    Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine are both eligible for the Hall of Fame for the first time, with the inductees to be announced Wednesday.
  • Veras agrees to 1-year deal with Cubs

    Veras agrees to 1-year deal with Cubs

    Friday, December 27 2013 4:36 PM EST2013-12-27 21:36:40 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs say they have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Jose Veras that includes a club option for 2015.
    The Chicago Cubs say they have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Jose Veras that includes a club option for 2015.
  • AP source: Cubs, Jose Veras near $4M contract

    AP source: Cubs, Jose Veras near $4M contract

    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs and reliever Jose Veras were closing in on a $4 million, one-year contract.
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs and reliever Jose Veras were closing in on a $4 million, one-year contract.
  • Cubs send Bogusevic to Marlins for Ruggiano

    Cubs send Bogusevic to Marlins for Ruggiano

    The Chicago Cubs obtained the right-handed outfield bat they needed, acquiring Justin Ruggiano from the Miami Marlins for lefty swinging Brian Bogusevic.
    The Chicago Cubs obtained the right-handed outfield bat they needed, acquiring Justin Ruggiano from the Miami Marlins for lefty swinging Brian Bogusevic.
  • MLB to eliminate home plate collisions by 2015

    MLB to eliminate home plate collisions by 2015

    Major League Baseball intends to eliminate home-plate collisions by 2015 at the latest.
    Major League Baseball intends to eliminate home-plate collisions by 2015 at the latest.
  • Chicago Cubs welcome new manager

    Chicago Cubs welcome new manager

    Thursday, December 5 2013 6:52 PM EST2013-12-05 23:52:47 GMT
    Rick Renteria stood next to Chicago Cubs executives Jed Hoyer and Theo Epstein and pulled on a No. 16 jersey in a lounge at Wrigley Field.
    Rick Renteria stood next to Chicago Cubs executives Jed Hoyer and Theo Epstein and pulled on a No. 16 jersey in a lounge at Wrigley Field.
  • Wrigley Field plaza plan decision delayed

    Wrigley Field plaza plan decision delayed

    Thursday, December 5 2013 8:26 AM EST2013-12-05 13:26:46 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have received the green light to play ball under the Wrigley Field lights a lot more next season.
    The Chicago Cubs have received the green light to play ball under the Wrigley Field lights a lot more next season.
  • Source: Cubs agree to deal with Wright

    Source: Cubs agree to deal with Wright

    Thursday, December 5 2013 8:12 AM EST2013-12-05 13:12:16 GMT
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Wesley Wright.
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract with reliever Wesley Wright.
  • Cubs hire Hinske as first base coach

    Cubs hire Hinske as first base coach

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 7:11 PM EST2013-12-04 00:11:30 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have hired 2002 AL Rookie of the Year Eric Hinske as their first base coach.
    The Chicago Cubs have hired 2002 AL Rookie of the Year Eric Hinske as their first base coach.
  • Cubs acquire catcher Kottaras from Royals

    Cubs acquire catcher Kottaras from Royals

    Tuesday, November 26 2013 5:34 PM EST2013-11-26 22:34:43 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have acquired catcher George Kottaras from the Kansas City Royals for a cash consideration.
    The Chicago Cubs have acquired catcher George Kottaras from the Kansas City Royals for a cash consideration.
  • Chicago Cubs' new spring training stadium has name

    Chicago Cubs' new spring training stadium has name

    Monday, November 25 2013 6:20 PM EST2013-11-25 23:20:03 GMT
    The new spring training stadium for the Chicago Cubs is being called Cubs Park for now.
    The new spring training stadium for the Chicago Cubs is being called Cubs Park for now.
  • Cubs hire Rick Renteria as new manager

    Cubs hire Rick Renteria as new manager

    The Chicago Cubs have made it official and hired Rick Renteria as their new manager.
    The Chicago Cubs have made it official and hired Rick Renteria as their new manager.
  • AP Source: Rick Renteria set to become Cubs manager

    AP Source: Rick Renteria set to become Cubs manager

    Wednesday, November 6 2013 10:03 PM EST2013-11-07 03:03:24 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs are set to hire San Diego Padres bench coach Rick Renteria as their manager, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
    The Chicago Cubs are set to hire San Diego Padres bench coach Rick Renteria as their manager, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
  • AP source: Cubs interview Ausmus for manager's job

    AP source: Cubs interview Ausmus for manager's job

    Friday, November 1 2013 4:52 PM EDT2013-11-01 20:52:25 GMT
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs are interviewing former catcher Brad Ausmus for their manager's job.
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs are interviewing former catcher Brad Ausmus for their manager's job.
  • AP Source: Cubs interview Rays coach Martinez

    AP Source: Cubs interview Rays coach Martinez

    Thursday, October 17 2013 11:46 PM EDT2013-10-18 03:46:56 GMT
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs were interviewing Tampa Bay Rays bench coach Dave Martinez for their manager's job.
    A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago Cubs were interviewing Tampa Bay Rays bench coach Dave Martinez for their manager's job.
  • 10 years since ill-fated foul ball interference, Bartman remains out of view

    10 years since ill-fated foul ball interference, Bartman remains out of view

    Monday, October 14 2013 8:42 PM EDT2013-10-15 00:42:34 GMT
    October 14th marks the 10 year anniversary of the so-called "Bartman game."
    October 14th marks the 10 year anniversary of the so-called "Bartman game."
  • Chicago Cubs ticket prices remain flat for 2014

    Chicago Cubs ticket prices remain flat for 2014

    Monday, October 14 2013 5:42 PM EDT2013-10-14 21:42:05 GMT
    The price of a ticket to Chicago Cubs games at Wrigley Field next season will cost no more than they did this year.
    The price of a ticket to Chicago Cubs games at Wrigley Field next season will cost no more than they did this year.
  • Cubs announce deal with Sweeney

    Cubs announce deal with Sweeney

    Thursday, October 10 2013 6:18 PM EDT2013-10-10 22:18:41 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a two-year contract with outfielder Ryan Sweeney that includes a club option for 2016.
    The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a two-year contract with outfielder Ryan Sweeney that includes a club option for 2016.
  • OF Ryan Sweeney staying with Cubs for $3.5 million

    OF Ryan Sweeney staying with Cubs for $3.5 million

    Tuesday, October 8 2013 11:07 PM EDT2013-10-09 03:07:47 GMT
    Ryan Sweeney says he's staying with the Chicago Cubs.
    Ryan Sweeney is staying with the Chicago Cubs after agreeing to a $3.5 million, two-year contract that includes a club option for 2016.
  • Hank Steinbrenner hopeful Joe Girardi returns

    Hank Steinbrenner hopeful Joe Girardi returns

    Tuesday, October 8 2013 7:20 PM EDT2013-10-08 23:20:25 GMT
    Hank Steinbrenner wants Joe Girardi to remain with the New York Yankees and is awaiting the manager's decision on a new contract.
    Hank Steinbrenner wants Joe Girardi to remain with the New York Yankees and is awaiting the manager's decision on a new contract.
  • Cardinals Blank Cubs and clinch home field

    Cardinals Blank Cubs and clinch home field

    Sunday, September 29 2013 11:46 PM EDT2013-09-30 03:46:15 GMT
    Matt Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals clinched home-field advantage throughout the National League playoffs when they beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 Sunday for their sixth straight win.
    Matt Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals clinched home-field advantage throughout the National League playoffs when they beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 Sunday for their sixth straight win.
  • Wainwright wins 19th, Cardinals beat Cubs 6-2

    Wainwright wins 19th, Cardinals beat Cubs 6-2

    Saturday, September 28 2013 10:44 PM EDT2013-09-29 02:44:26 GMT
    Adam Wainwright earned his 19th victory in a tuneup for the NL division series opener and Matt Holliday homered again as the St. Louis Cardinals showed no letup after clinching the NL Central.
    Adam Wainwright earned his 19th victory in a tuneup for the NL division series opener and Matt Holliday homered again as the St. Louis Cardinals showed no letup after clinching the NL Central, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-2.
  • Cubs win Wrigley finale, beat contending Pirates

    Cubs win Wrigley finale, beat contending Pirates

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 10:18 PM EDT2013-09-26 02:18:58 GMT
    After their 4-2 win Wednesday over the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Chicago Cubs stopped between the third-base line and their dugout to salute the fans.
    After their 4-2 win Wednesday over the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Chicago Cubs stopped between the third-base line and their dugout to salute the fans.
  • Pirates fall to Cubs, hurt NL Central hopes

    Pirates fall to Cubs, hurt NL Central hopes

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 10:16 PM EDT2013-09-26 02:16:04 GMT
    The Pittsburgh Pirates' hopes of catching up in the NL Central took a big hit Wednesday when Darnell McDonald launched a three-run homer, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 win.
    The Pittsburgh Pirates' hopes of catching up in the NL Central took a big hit Wednesday when Darnell McDonald launched a three-run homer, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 win.
  • Cubs manager Sveum waits to hear about his future

    Cubs manager Sveum waits to hear about his future

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 3:14 PM EDT2013-09-25 19:14:02 GMT
    Dale Sveum doesn't know if he'll be coming back for a third season as manager of the Chicago Cubs.
    Dale Sveum doesn't know if he'll be coming back for a third season as manager of the Chicago Cubs.
  • Cubs, White Sox close out losing seasons

    Cubs, White Sox close out losing seasons

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 12:06 AM EDT2013-09-25 04:06:01 GMT
    When it comes to baseball in Chicago, this has been one awful summer.
    When it comes to baseball in Chicago, this has been one awful summer.
  • Cole, Pirates take wild-card lead, beat Cubs

    Cole, Pirates take wild-card lead, beat Cubs

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 12:04 AM EDT2013-09-25 04:04:04 GMT
    Gerrit Cole threw six strong innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates took over the NL wild-card lead, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-2 Tuesday night.
    Gerrit Cole threw six strong innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates took over the NL wild-card lead, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-2 Tuesday night.
  • Pirates beat Cubs; clinch 1st playoff spot in 21 years

    Pirates beat Cubs; clinch 1st playoff spot in 21 years

    Monday, September 23 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-09-24 03:58:41 GMT
    The Pittsburgh Pirates are going to the playoffs for the first time in 21 years.
    The Pittsburgh Pirates are going to the playoffs for the first time in 21 years.
  • Braves beat Cubs; Clinch NL East title

    Braves beat Cubs; Clinch NL East title

    Sunday, September 22 2013 7:31 PM EDT2013-09-22 23:31:43 GMT
    The Atlanta Braves clinched the NL East title on Sunday, and then rode two homers by Andrelton Simmons to a 5-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs.
    The Atlanta Braves clinched the NL East title on Sunday, and then rode two homers by Andrelton Simmons to a 5-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs.
  • Braves remain on brink, lose to Cubs 3-1

    Braves remain on brink, lose to Cubs 3-1

    Saturday, September 21 2013 11:29 PM EDT2013-09-22 03:29:47 GMT
    Dioner Navarro hit a tiebreaking single in a three-run eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat Atlanta 3-1 Saturday to keep the Braves on the brink of the NL East championship.
    Dioner Navarro hit a tiebreaking single in a three-run eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat Atlanta 3-1 Saturday to keep the Braves on the brink of the NL East championship.
  • Braves beat Cubs 9-5 to reduce magic number to 1

    Braves beat Cubs 9-5 to reduce magic number to 1

    Friday, September 20 2013 10:05 PM EDT2013-09-21 02:05:34 GMT
    Teams usually can't wait to get out of the cramped quarters of the visiting clubhouse at Wrigley Field.
    Teams usually can't wait to get out of the cramped quarters of the visiting clubhouse at Wrigley Field.
  • Cubs beat Brewers 5-1, stop 5-game losing streak

    Cubs beat Brewers 5-1, stop 5-game losing streak

    Thursday, September 19 2013 11:02 PM EDT2013-09-20 03:02:34 GMT
    Luis Valbuena, Nate Schierholtz and Brian Bogusevic homered, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 Thursday to stop a five-game losing streak.
    Luis Valbuena, Nate Schierholtz and Brian Bogusevic homered, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 Thursday to stop a five-game losing streak.
  • Halton, Thornburg lead Brewers past Cubs, 7-0

    Halton, Thornburg lead Brewers past Cubs, 7-0

    Wednesday, September 18 2013 11:19 PM EDT2013-09-19 03:19:53 GMT
    Sean Halton hit his first career grand slam, Tyler Thornburg allowed just two singles over six innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Wednesday night.
    Sean Halton hit his first career grand slam, Tyler Thornburg allowed just two singles over six innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Wednesday night.
  • Walkoff suicide squeeze dooms Cubs

    Walkoff suicide squeeze dooms Cubs

    Tuesday, September 17 2013 11:31 PM EDT2013-09-18 03:31:01 GMT
    Pinch-hitter Logan Schafer dropped a suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded in the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 walkoff victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
    Pinch-hitter Logan Schafer dropped a suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded in the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 walkoff victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
  • Gindl, Peralta lead Brewers to 6-1 win over Cubs

    Gindl, Peralta lead Brewers to 6-1 win over Cubs

    Tuesday, September 17 2013 12:15 AM EDT2013-09-17 04:15:04 GMT
    Caleb Gindl had three hits, including a two-run home run, and Wily Peralta pitched six strong innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
    Caleb Gindl had three hits, including a two-run home run, and Wily Peralta pitched six strong innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
  • Cubs lose to Pirates 3-2; Morneau go-ahead single

    Cubs lose to Pirates 3-2; Morneau go-ahead single

    Monday, September 16 2013 12:49 AM EDT2013-09-16 04:49:23 GMT
    Three batters into the game, it appeared Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood might not make it out of the first inning.
    Three batters into the game, it appeared Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood might not make it out of the first inning.
  • Cole gets HR help, pitches Pirates past Cubs 2-1

    Cole gets HR help, pitches Pirates past Cubs 2-1

    Saturday, September 14 2013 11:14 PM EDT2013-09-15 03:14:09 GMT
    Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and got home run help from Marlon Byrd and Jose Tabata, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Saturday night.
    Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and got home run help from Marlon Byrd and Jose Tabata, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Saturday night.
  • Cubs rally past Pirates, 5-4

    Cubs rally past Pirates, 5-4

    Friday, September 13 2013 10:37 PM EDT2013-09-14 02:37:29 GMT
    Anthony Rizzo hit a towering go-ahead, two-run homer off Jason Grilli in the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4 on Friday night.
    Anthony Rizzo hit a towering go-ahead, two-run homer off Jason Grilli in the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4 on Friday night.
  • Locke bounces back, Pirates beat Cubs 3-1

    Locke bounces back, Pirates beat Cubs 3-1

    Thursday, September 12 2013 10:45 PM EDT2013-09-13 02:45:34 GMT
    Jeff Locke allowed three hits over seven innings to earn his first victory in nearly two months and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Thursday night.
    Jeff Locke allowed three hits over seven innings to earn his first victory in nearly two months and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Thursday night.
  • Mesoraco, Hannahan power Reds to 6-0 win over Cubs

    Mesoraco, Hannahan power Reds to 6-0 win over Cubs

    Wednesday, September 11 2013 4:41 PM EDT2013-09-11 20:41:11 GMT
    Devin Mesoraco hit his first home run in more than a month and Jack Hannahan added his first career pinch-hit homer as the Cincinnati Reds avoided being swept by the last-place Chicago Cubs with a 6-0 win on...
    Devin Mesoraco hit his first home run in more than a month and Jack Hannahan added his first career pinch-hit homer as the Cincinnati Reds avoided being swept by the last-place Chicago Cubs with a 6-0 win on Wednesday.
  • Castillo homers twice as Cubs rout Reds 9-1

    Castillo homers twice as Cubs rout Reds 9-1

    Tuesday, September 10 2013 11:38 PM EDT2013-09-11 03:38:11 GMT
    Welington Castillo drove in three runs with two home runs, Donnie Murphy added a two-run shot and even pitcher Edwin Jackson smacked one as the Chicago Cubs rolled to a 9-1 victory
    Welington Castillo drove in three runs with two home runs, Donnie Murphy added a two-run shot and even pitcher Edwin Jackson smacked one as the Chicago Cubs rolled to a 9-1 victory
  • Wood, Cubs stall Reds' surge with 2-0 win

    Wood, Cubs stall Reds' surge with 2-0 win

    Monday, September 9 2013 10:16 PM EDT2013-09-10 02:16:56 GMT
    Left-hander Travis Wood beat Cincinnati for the first time in his career, repeatedly pitching out of threats for seven innings, and the Chicago Cubs stalled the Reds' week-long surge with a 2-0 victory Monday...
    Left-hander Travis Wood beat Cincinnati for the first time in his career, repeatedly pitching out of threats for seven innings, and the Chicago Cubs stalled the Reds' week-long surge with a 2-0 victory Monday night.
  • Gallardo wins again, pitches Brewers past Cubs 3-1

    Gallardo wins again, pitches Brewers past Cubs 3-1

    Sunday, September 8 2013 11:31 PM EDT2013-09-09 03:31:37 GMT
    Yovani Gallardo tossed seven strong innings and Jeff Bianchi delivered a key pinch-hit single, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Sunday.
    Yovani Gallardo tossed seven strong innings and Jeff Bianchi delivered a key pinch-hit single, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Sunday.
  • Hellweg gets first win as Brewers beat Cubs 5-3

    Hellweg gets first win as Brewers beat Cubs 5-3

    Saturday, September 7 2013 9:44 PM EDT2013-09-08 01:44:54 GMT
    Logan Schafer hit a three-run triple and Johnny Hellweg pitched six innings for his first career major league victory in the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-3 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
    Logan Schafer hit a three-run triple and Johnny Hellweg pitched six innings for his first career major league victory in the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-3 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
  • Lake hits grand slam, Cubs beat Brewers 8-5

    Lake hits grand slam, Cubs beat Brewers 8-5

    Friday, September 6 2013 5:49 PM EDT2013-09-06 21:49:31 GMT
    Rookie Junior Lake hit his first career grand slam in Chicago's five-run first inning and the Cubs held off the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Friday.
    Rookie Junior Lake hit his first career grand slam in Chicago's five-run first inning and the Cubs held off the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Friday.
  • Cubs hit 4 HRs, power past Marlins 9-7

    Cubs hit 4 HRs, power past Marlins 9-7

    Wednesday, September 4 2013 6:49 PM EDT2013-09-04 22:49:53 GMT
    Donnie Murphy homered to cap a four-run rally in the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs connected four times Wednesday to beat the Miami Marlins 9-7.
    Donnie Murphy homered to cap a four-run rally in the seventh inning and the Chicago Cubs connected four times Wednesday to beat the Miami Marlins 9-7.
  • Marlins beat Cubs 6-2

    Marlins beat Cubs 6-2

    Tuesday, September 3 2013 11:44 PM EDT2013-09-04 03:44:47 GMT
    Donovan Solano had three hits, including a two-run double, and the Miami bullpen combined for 4 2-3 hitless innings to lead the Marlins to a 6-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs
    Donovan Solano had three hits, including a two-run double, and the Miami bullpen combined for 4 2-3 hitless innings to lead the Marlins to a 6-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs
  • Alvarez hit 1st career HR, leads Marlins past Cubs

    Alvarez hit 1st career HR, leads Marlins past Cubs

    Monday, September 2 2013 6:41 PM EDT2013-09-02 22:41:38 GMT
    Henderson Alvarez did a little bit of everything Monday.
    Henderson Alvarez did a little bit of everything Monday.
  • Punchless Phillies lose to Cubs 7-1

    Punchless Phillies lose to Cubs 7-1

    Sunday, September 1 2013 10:22 PM EDT2013-09-02 02:22:47 GMT
    A day after trading Michael Young to the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Phillies managed just four hits in a 7-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
    A day after trading Michael Young to the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Phillies managed just four hits in a 7-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
  • Castro helps Cubs beat Phillies 4-3

    Castro helps Cubs beat Phillies 4-3

    Saturday, August 31 2013 11:04 PM EDT2013-09-01 03:04:14 GMT
    Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
    Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
  • Phillies rally for 6-5 victory over Cubs

    Phillies rally for 6-5 victory over Cubs

    Friday, August 30 2013 7:12 PM EDT2013-08-30 23:12:27 GMT
    Michael Young had four hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday in Ryne Sandberg's return to Wrigley...
    Michael Young had four hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday in Ryne Sandberg's return to Wrigley Field.
  • Dodgers beat Cubs 4-0 with Nolasco and 2 homers

    Dodgers beat Cubs 4-0 with Nolasco and 2 homers

    Wednesday, August 28 2013 8:16 PM EDT2013-08-29 00:16:55 GMT
    Edwin Jackson's pitching was good enough. His fielding, not so much.
    Edwin Jackson's pitching was good enough. His fielding, not so much.
  • Cubs manager Sveum ejected against Dodgers

    Cubs manager Sveum ejected against Dodgers

    Wednesday, August 28 2013 4:07 PM EDT2013-08-28 20:07:03 GMT
    Cubs manager Dale Sveum has been ejected from Chicago's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
    Cubs manager Dale Sveum has been ejected from Chicago's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
  • Cubs defeat Dodgers 3-2 behind Wood

    Cubs defeat Dodgers 3-2 behind Wood

    Wednesday, August 28 2013 9:27 AM EDT2013-08-28 13:27:16 GMT
    Travis Wood outpitched Clayton Kershaw in a matchup of All-Star lefties, and Dioner Navarro and Starlin Castro had run-scoring singles to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Dodgers 3-2 Tuesday night, snapping an...
    Travis Wood outpitched Clayton Kershaw in a matchup of All-Star lefties, and Dioner Navarro and Starlin Castro had run-scoring singles to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Dodgers 3-2 Tuesday night, snapping an eight-game skid...
  • Greinke and Dodgers beat Cubs 6-2

    Greinke and Dodgers beat Cubs 6-2

    Tuesday, August 27 2013 9:58 AM EDT2013-08-27 13:58:20 GMT
    Zack Greinke came within one strike of his fifth career shutout, Hanley Ramirez and Yasiel Puig homered, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-0 Monday night, ending a two-game skid.
    Zack Greinke came within one strike of his fifth career shutout, Hanley Ramirez and Yasiel Puig homered, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-2 Monday night, ending a two-game skid.
  • Cubs waste lead, Rusin's start in loss to Padres

    Cubs waste lead, Rusin's start in loss to Padres

    Monday, August 26 2013 10:25 AM EDT2013-08-26 14:25:35 GMT
    Nick Hundley hit a game-ending RBI single in the 15th inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
    Nick Hundley hit a game-ending RBI single in the 15th inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
  • Stults pitches well in 3-2 loss to Cubs

    Stults pitches well in 3-2 loss to Cubs

    Sunday, August 25 2013 10:24 AM EDT2013-08-25 14:24:39 GMT
    Eric Stults came away with another loss despite pitching a solid game.
    Eric Stults came away with another loss despite pitching a solid game.
  • Padres rally for 8-6 win over Cubs

    Padres rally for 8-6 win over Cubs

    Saturday, August 24 2013 1:59 AM EDT2013-08-24 05:59:13 GMT
    Will Venable had three hits and three RBIs, including a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh inning, and the San Diego Padres rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-6 on Friday night.
    Will Venable had three hits and three RBIs, including a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh inning, and the San Diego Padres rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-6 on Friday night.
  • Rays obtain OF DeJesus from Nationals

    Rays obtain OF DeJesus from Nationals

    Friday, August 23 2013 4:54 PM EDT2013-08-23 20:54:37 GMT
    The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired outfielder David DeJesus from Washington just four days after the Nationals picked him up from the Chicago Cubs.
    The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired outfielder David DeJesus from Washington just four days after the Nationals picked him up from the Chicago Cubs.
  • Span scores in 13th, Nationals beat Cubs 5-4

    Span scores in 13th, Nationals beat Cubs 5-4

    Thursday, August 22 2013 8:41 PM EDT2013-08-23 00:41:36 GMT
    The Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday after Stephen Strasburg blew a three-run lead in the ninth.
    The Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday after Stephen Strasburg blew a three-run lead in the ninth.
  • Nationals power past Cubs 11-6

    Nationals power past Cubs 11-6

    Thursday, August 22 2013 9:11 AM EDT2013-08-22 13:11:22 GMT
    Jayson Werth and Scott Hairston hit three-run homers to lead the Washington Nationals to an 11-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
    Jayson Werth and Scott Hairston hit three-run homers to lead the Washington Nationals to an 11-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.
  • Zimmerman, Harper lead Nationals past Cubs, 4-2

    Zimmerman, Harper lead Nationals past Cubs, 4-2

    Wednesday, August 21 2013 8:46 AM EDT2013-08-21 12:46:23 GMT
    Ryan Zimmerman had two hits and drove in a run, Bryce Harper had two hits and scored a crucial ninth-inning run, and Dan Haren pitched six strong innings to help the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs
    Ryan Zimmerman had two hits and drove in a run, Bryce Harper had two hits and scored a crucial ninth-inning run, and Dan Haren pitched six strong innings to help the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs
  • Schierholtz powers Cubs past Nationals 11-1

    Schierholtz powers Cubs past Nationals 11-1

    Monday, August 19 2013 10:44 PM EDT2013-08-20 02:44:34 GMT
    Nate Schierholtz homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs, powering Jeff Samardzija and the Chicago Cubs to an 11-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Monday night.
    Nate Schierholtz homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs, powering Jeff Samardzija and the Chicago Cubs to an 11-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Monday night.
  • Nationals get OF DeJesus in trade with Cubs

    Nationals get OF DeJesus in trade with Cubs

    Monday, August 19 2013 6:31 PM EDT2013-08-19 22:31:18 GMT
    The Washington Nationals have acquired outfielder David DeJesus in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.
    The Washington Nationals have acquired outfielder David DeJesus in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.
  • Molina, Kelly team up to lead Cardinals over Cubs

    Molina, Kelly team up to lead Cardinals over Cubs

    Saturday, August 17 2013 11:00 PM EDT2013-08-18 03:00:36 GMT
    Yadier Molina hit a two-run homer, Joe Kelly threw six scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Saturday.
    Yadier Molina hit a two-run homer, Joe Kelly threw six scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Saturday.
  • Cubs shut out Cardinals 7-0

    Cubs shut out Cardinals 7-0

    Saturday, August 17 2013 12:39 AM EDT2013-08-17 04:39:37 GMT
    Jake Arrieta threw seven shutout innings and Nate Schierholtz drove in three runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 7-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
    Jake Arrieta threw seven shutout innings and Nate Schierholtz drove in three runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 7-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
  • Cubs shut out Cardinals 7-0

    Cubs shut out Cardinals 7-0

    Friday, August 16 2013 7:32 PM EDT2013-08-16 23:32:56 GMT
    Jake Arrieta threw seven shutout innings and Nate Schierholtz drove in three runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 7-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
    Jake Arrieta threw seven shutout innings and Nate Schierholtz drove in three runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 7-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
  • Phillies fire manager Manuel, promote Sandberg

    Phillies fire manager Manuel, promote Sandberg

    Friday, August 16 2013 5:13 PM EDT2013-08-16 21:13:19 GMT
    Charlie Manuel was fired as manager of the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday, with his team way out of the pennant race and in a tailspin since the All-Star break.
    Charlie Manuel was fired as manager of the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday, with his team way out of the pennant race and in a tailspin since the All-Star break.
  • Arroyo helps Reds sweep Cubs with 5-0 victory

    Arroyo helps Reds sweep Cubs with 5-0 victory

    Wednesday, August 14 2013 5:05 PM EDT2013-08-14 21:05:33 GMT
    Bronson Arroyo pitched seven crisp innings, Todd Frazier homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Wednesday to complete a three-game series sweep.
    Bronson Arroyo pitched seven crisp innings, Todd Frazier homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Wednesday to complete a three-game series sweep.
  • Cubs to start Arrieta on Friday against Cardinals

    Cubs to start Arrieta on Friday against Cardinals

    Wednesday, August 14 2013 1:48 PM EDT2013-08-14 17:48:07 GMT
    Jake Arrieta will join the Chicago Cubs' rotation on Friday, with Carlos Villanueva shifting to the bullpen.
    Jake Arrieta will join the Chicago Cubs' rotation on Friday, with Carlos Villanueva shifting to the bullpen.
  • Choo lifts Reds to 6-4 victory over Cubs

    Choo lifts Reds to 6-4 victory over Cubs

    Wednesday, August 14 2013 9:20 AM EDT2013-08-14 13:20:40 GMT
    Shin-Soo Choo hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the 11th inning and J.J. Hoover provided terrific relief work on his 26th birthday, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Tuesday night.
    Shin-Soo Choo hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the 11th inning and J.J. Hoover provided terrific relief work on his 26th birthday, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Tuesday night.
  • Cubs shutout for 3rd straight home game; first time in 89 years

    Cubs shutout for 3rd straight home game; first time in 89 years

    Monday, August 12 2013 11:23 PM EDT2013-08-13 03:23:39 GMT
    Mat Latos threw eight scoreless innings, and Brandon Phillips hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning to lead the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-0 win over All-Star Travis Wood and the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
    Mat Latos threw eight scoreless innings, and Brandon Phillips hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning to lead the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-0 win over All-Star Travis Wood and the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
  • Cardinals avoid sweep, beat Cubs 8-4

    Cardinals avoid sweep, beat Cubs 8-4

    Monday, August 12 2013 11:08 AM EDT2013-08-12 15:08:57 GMT
    Pete Kozma singled home the tiebreaking run in the sixth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals ended a four-game losing streak, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-4 and avoiding a sweep.
    Pete Kozma singled home the tiebreaking run in the sixth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals ended a four-game losing streak, beating the Chicago Cubs 8-4 and avoiding a sweep.
  • Cubs get 1st shutout in St. Louis in 16 years

    Cubs get 1st shutout in St. Louis in 16 years

    Saturday, August 10 2013 12:39 AM EDT2013-08-10 04:39:13 GMT
    Anthony Rizzo had a two-run single, Chris Rusin pitched around seven hits in six innings, and the Chicago Cubs recorded their first shutout in St. Louis in 16 years with a 3-0 victory over the Cardinals on Friday...
    Anthony Rizzo had a two-run single, Chris Rusin pitched around seven hits in six innings, and the Chicago Cubs recorded their first shutout in St. Louis in 16 years with a 3-0 victory over the Cardinals on Friday night.
  • Samardzija and Cubs hammered in Philly

    Samardzija and Cubs hammered in Philly

    Thursday, August 8 2013 9:06 PM EDT2013-08-09 01:06:33 GMT
    Ethan Martin earned his first major league win, Cody Asche hit his first home run and the Philadelphia Phillies routed the Chicago Cubs 12-1 Thursday.
    Ethan Martin earned his first major league win, Cody Asche hit his first home run and the Philadelphia Phillies routed the Chicago Cubs 12-1 Thursday.
  • Murphy's homer in 9th lifts Cubs past Phillies 5-2

    Murphy's homer in 9th lifts Cubs past Phillies 5-2

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 10:38 PM EDT2013-08-08 02:38:02 GMT
    Donnie Murphy hit a tiebreaking three-run shot in the ninth inning for his second homer of the game, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.
    Donnie Murphy hit a tiebreaking three-run shot in the ninth inning for his second homer of the game, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night.
  • Utley and Ruf help Phillies edge Cubs 9-8

    Utley and Ruf help Phillies edge Cubs 9-8

    Tuesday, August 6 2013 11:48 PM EDT2013-08-07 03:48:24 GMT
    Darin Ruf and Chase Utley sparked a three-run fifth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 9-8 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
    Darin Ruf and Chase Utley sparked a three-run fifth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 9-8 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
  • Cubs claim OF Neal off waivers from Yankees

    Cubs claim OF Neal off waivers from Yankees

    Monday, August 5 2013 4:18 PM EDT2013-08-05 20:18:12 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have claimed outfielder Thomas Neal off waivers from the New York Yankees and transferred pitcher Rafael Dolis to the 60-day disabled list.
    The Chicago Cubs have claimed outfielder Thomas Neal off waivers from the New York Yankees and transferred pitcher Rafael Dolis to the 60-day disabled list.
  • Dodgers win 14th straight on road, top Cubs 1-0

    Dodgers win 14th straight on road, top Cubs 1-0

    Monday, August 5 2013 12:23 AM EDT2013-08-05 04:23:49 GMT
    A.J. Ellis hit an RBI single, Stephen Fife pitched into the sixth inning in his return from the disabled list, and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their franchise-record road winning streak to 14 games.
    The Los Angeles Dodgers overcame another injury scare and extended their franchise-record road winning streak to 14 games.
  • Dodgers set club mark with 13th straight road win

    Dodgers set club mark with 13th straight road win

    Saturday, August 3 2013 11:33 PM EDT2013-08-04 03:33:27 GMT
    Chris Capuano scattered six hits over 6 1-3 innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a team record with their 13th straight road win, 3-0 over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
    Chris Capuano scattered six hits over 6 1-3 innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a team record with their 13th straight road win, 3-0 over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.
  • Dodgers win to match club-record road streak at 12

    Dodgers win to match club-record road streak at 12

    Friday, August 2 2013 11:11 PM EDT2013-08-03 03:11:11 GMT
    Mark Ellis extended his hitting streak to 13 games before both he and manager Don Mattingly were ejected, and the Los Angeles Dodgers matched an 89-year-old club record with their 12th straight road victory.
    Mark Ellis extended his hitting streak to 13 games before both he and manager Don Mattingly were ejected, and the Los Angeles Dodgers matched an 89-year-old club record with their 12th straight road victory.
  • Jackson helps Cubs beat Brewers 6-1

    Jackson helps Cubs beat Brewers 6-1

    Thursday, August 1 2013 9:40 AM EDT2013-08-01 13:40:14 GMT
    Edwin Jackson pitched eight solid innings, David DeJesus drove in three runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Wednesday night to salvage the finale of the four-game series.
    Edwin Jackson pitched eight solid innings, David DeJesus drove in three runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Wednesday night to salvage the finale of the four-game series.
  • Bianchi's single gives Brewers DH sweep of Cubs

    Bianchi's single gives Brewers DH sweep of Cubs

    Jean Segura hit a solo homer and the go-ahead double, Khris Davis added a three-run shot, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 after Yovani Gallardo left with a hamstring injury in the first game of...
    Jeff Bianchi delivered a two-run single off shortstop Starlin Castro's glove with two out in the ninth to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs and a day-night doubleheader sweep on Tuesday.
  • Brewers beat Cubs 6-5 after Gallardo injured

    Brewers beat Cubs 6-5 after Gallardo injured

    Tuesday, July 30 2013 6:59 PM EDT2013-07-30 22:59:45 GMT
    Jean Segura hit a solo homer and the go-ahead double, Khris Davis added a three-run shot, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5.
    Jean Segura hit a solo homer and the go-ahead double, Khris Davis added a three-run shot, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5.
  • Brewers score 5 in 9th to end Cubs' 3-game streak

    Brewers score 5 in 9th to end Cubs' 3-game streak

    Monday, July 29 2013 11:32 PM EDT2013-07-30 03:32:47 GMT
    Carlos Gomez broke a scoreless tie in the ninth inning with an RBI single and Jeff Bianchi added a two-run double to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Monday night.
    Carlos Gomez broke a scoreless tie in the ninth inning with an RBI single and Jeff Bianchi added a two-run double to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Monday night.
  • Body of former Cubs pitcher Frank Castillo pulled from Ariz. lake

    Body of former Cubs pitcher Frank Castillo pulled from Ariz. lake

    Monday, July 29 2013 7:09 PM EDT2013-07-29 23:09:29 GMT
    Authorities have recovered the body of former major league pitcher Frank Castillo after he apparently drowned at a lake northeast of Phoenix.
    Authorities have recovered the body of former major league pitcher Frank Castillo after he apparently drowned at a lake northeast of Phoenix.
  • Cubs get first sweep in San Fran in 20 years

    Cubs get first sweep in San Fran in 20 years

    Sunday, July 28 2013 10:48 PM EDT2013-07-29 02:48:42 GMT
    Travis Wood pitched a four-hitter over seven innings and had a home run among his two hits in helping the Chicago Cubs complete a three-game sweep in San Francisco for the first time in 20 years
    Travis Wood pitched a four-hitter over seven innings and had a home run among his two hits in helping the Chicago Cubs complete a three-game sweep in San Francisco for the first time in 20 years
  • Soriano acquired by Yankees from Cubs

    Soriano acquired by Yankees from Cubs

    Friday, July 26 2013 4:47 PM EDT2013-07-26 20:47:21 GMT
    The New York Yankees have acquired Alfonso Soriano in a trade with the Chicago Cubs on Friday, returning the seven-time All-Star to the team where he began his career.
    The New York Yankees have acquired Alfonso Soriano in a trade with the Chicago Cubs on Friday, returning the seven-time All-Star to the team where he began his career.
  • Hill leads Diamondbacks over Cubs as Soriano waits

    Hill leads Diamondbacks over Cubs as Soriano waits

    Friday, July 26 2013 8:05 AM EDT2013-07-26 12:05:27 GMT
    Aaron Hill drove in two runs with a homer and double, helping the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night and a split of their four-game series.
    Aaron Hill drove in two runs with a homer and double, helping the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night and a split of their four-game series.
  • Sveum: Soriano to Yankees about '99% done'

    Sveum: Soriano to Yankees about '99% done'

    Friday, July 26 2013 8:03 AM EDT2013-07-26 12:03:19 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have pulled Alfonso Soriano from the lineup and manager Dale Sveum says a trade to send the outfielder to the New York Yankees is about "99 percent done."
    The Chicago Cubs have pulled Alfonso Soriano from the lineup and manager Dale Sveum says a trade to send the outfielder to the New York Yankees is about "99 percent done."
  • Schierholtz powers Cubs to 7-6 win over D'Backs

    Schierholtz powers Cubs to 7-6 win over D'Backs

    Thursday, July 25 2013 9:00 AM EDT2013-07-25 13:00:56 GMT
    Nate Schierholtz lined a two-out double into the left-field corner in the top of the 12th inning to drive in the go-ahead run and the Chicago Cubs held on to defeat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-6 Wednesday night.
    Nate Schierholtz lined a two-out double into the left-field corner in the top of the 12th inning to drive in the go-ahead run and the Chicago Cubs held on to defeat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-6 Wednesday night.
  • Pollock, Corbin lead Diamondbacks over Cubs 10-4

    Pollock, Corbin lead Diamondbacks over Cubs 10-4

    Wednesday, July 24 2013 9:38 AM EDT2013-07-24 13:38:58 GMT
    A.J. Pollock doubled, tripled and drove in three runs, and Patrick Corbin scattered four hits over six innings to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 10-4 Tuesday night.
    A.J. Pollock doubled, tripled and drove in three runs, and Patrick Corbin scattered four hits over six innings to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 10-4 Tuesday night.
  • Cubs agree to forgo plans to build bridge over Clark Street

    Cubs agree to forgo plans to build bridge over Clark Street

    Tuesday, July 23 2013 6:40 PM EDT2013-07-23 22:40:30 GMT
    The alderman whose ward includes Wrigley Field says he now supports a $500 million renovation of the iconic ballpark, clearing a path for final City Council approval.
    The alderman whose ward includes Wrigley Field says he now supports a $500 million renovation of the iconic ballpark, clearing a path for final City Council approval.
  • Texas acquires Garza from Cubs for 3 players

    Texas acquires Garza from Cubs for 3 players

    Monday, July 22 2013 11:19 PM EDT2013-07-23 03:19:59 GMT
    A person familiar with the deal says the Texas Rangers have an agreement in place to acquire right-hander Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs.
    Matt Garza has been traded to Texas from the Chicago Cubs, giving the Rangers a pitcher they have long coveted.
  • Chatwood, Arenado key Rockies' 4-3 win over Cubs

    Chatwood, Arenado key Rockies' 4-3 win over Cubs

    Sunday, July 21 2013 9:44 PM EDT2013-07-22 01:44:50 GMT
    Tyler Chatwood pitched six strong innings, Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead single and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday to win the three-game series.
    Tyler Chatwood pitched six strong innings, Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead single and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday to win the three-game series.
  • Samardzija pitches Cubs past Rockies, 3-1

    Samardzija pitches Cubs past Rockies, 3-1

    Saturday, July 20 2013 11:06 AM EDT2013-07-20 15:06:18 GMT
    Jeff Samardzija pitched effectively into the eighth inning and Anthony Rizzo doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh, leading the Chicago Cubs past the Colorado Rockies 3-1 Friday night.
    Jeff Samardzija pitched effectively into the eighth inning and Anthony Rizzo doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh, leading the Chicago Cubs past the Colorado Rockies 3-1 Friday night.
  • Chris Sale gets win as AL beats NL 3-0 in All-Star Game

    Chris Sale gets win as AL beats NL 3-0 in All-Star Game

    Tuesday, July 16 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-07-17 03:58:16 GMT
    Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute.
    Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute.
  • Bears and Cubs make Forbes list for most valuable sports teams

    Bears and Cubs make Forbes list for most valuable sports teams

    Tuesday, July 16 2013 11:25 PM EDT2013-07-17 03:25:43 GMT
    Two Chicago teams have made the Forbes' list. The Bears ranked 16th on the list at $1.19 billion and the Cubs are tied for 31st at $1 billion.
    Two Chicago teams have made the Forbes' list. The Bears ranked 16th on the list at $1.19 billion and the Cubs are tied for 31st at $1 billion.
  • Molina powers Cardinals to 10-6 win over Cubs

    Molina powers Cardinals to 10-6 win over Cubs

    Monday, July 15 2013 12:08 AM EDT2013-07-15 04:08:50 GMT
    Yadier Molina hit a three-run homer in St. Louis' four-run ninth inning, and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 10-6 on Sunday night in the majors' final game before the All-Star break.
    Yadier Molina hit a three-run homer in St. Louis' four-run ninth inning, and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 10-6 on Sunday night in the majors' final game before the All-Star break.
  • Garza pitches Cubs to 6-4 victory over Cardinals

    Garza pitches Cubs to 6-4 victory over Cardinals

    Sunday, July 14 2013 10:56 AM EDT2013-07-14 14:56:55 GMT
    Matt Garza pitched into the seventh inning for his fifth consecutive win and Alfonso Soriano homered again, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
    Matt Garza pitched into the seventh inning for his fifth consecutive win and Alfonso Soriano homered again, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
  • Cubs claim OF Gillespie off waivers from Giants

    Cubs claim OF Gillespie off waivers from Giants

    Sunday, July 14 2013 10:54 AM EDT2013-07-14 14:54:56 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs have claimed outfielder Cole Gillespie off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.
    The Chicago Cubs have claimed outfielder Cole Gillespie off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.
  • Beltran has 3 hits, Cards beat Cubs 3-2

    Beltran has 3 hits, Cards beat Cubs 3-2

    Friday, July 12 2013 10:10 PM EDT2013-07-13 02:10:06 GMT
    Carlos Beltran had three hits and drove in a run, while reliever-turned-starter Joe Kelly (1-3) won his first game of the season as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Friday at Wrigley Field.
    Carlos Beltran had a forgettable 2,000th game in the majors on Thursday. His 2,001st might stay with him for a while.
  • Chicago Cubs finalize deal with 3B Kris Byrant

    Chicago Cubs finalize deal with 3B Kris Byrant

    Friday, July 12 2013 5:00 PM EDT2013-07-12 21:00:18 GMT
    The Cubs finalized their agreement with third baseman Kris Bryant, the No. 2 overall pick in last month's amateur draft.
    The Cubs finalized their agreement with third baseman Kris Bryant, the No. 2 overall pick in last month's amateur draft.
  • Jackson, Rizzo lead Cubs over Cardinals, 3-0

    Jackson, Rizzo lead Cubs over Cardinals, 3-0

    Friday, July 12 2013 11:08 AM EDT2013-07-12 15:08:21 GMT
    Edwin Jackson earned his third straight win, combining with four relievers on a four-hitter, and Anthony Rizzo drove in all the runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday...
    Edwin Jackson earned his third straight win, combining with four relievers on a four-hitter, and Anthony Rizzo drove in all the runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.
  • Samardzija roughed up, Cubs lose 13-2 to Angels

    Samardzija roughed up, Cubs lose 13-2 to Angels

    Thursday, July 11 2013 10:23 AM EDT2013-07-11 14:23:26 GMT
    For Jeff Samardzija, the only positive of the Chicago Cubs' 13-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday night was it only counted as one loss.
    For Jeff Samardzija, the only positive of the Chicago Cubs' 13-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday night was it only counted as one loss.
  • AP sources: Cubs, No. 2 pick Bryant agree to deal

    AP sources: Cubs, No. 2 pick Bryant agree to deal

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 7:33 PM EDT2013-07-10 23:33:36 GMT
    Two people familiar with the situation say the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a deal with No. 2 draft pick Kris Bryant for the slot signing bonus of around $6.7 million.
    Two people familiar with the situation say the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a deal with No. 2 draft pick Kris Bryant for the slot signing bonus of around $6.7 million.
  • Soriano leads Cubs' barrage in 7-2 win over Angels

    Soriano leads Cubs' barrage in 7-2 win over Angels

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 9:21 AM EDT2013-07-10 13:21:35 GMT
    Alfonso Soriano hit two of the Cubs' season high five home runs and Travis Wood earned his first win in nearly six weeks in Chicago's 7-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
    Alfonso Soriano hit two of the Cubs' season high five home runs and Travis Wood earned his first win in nearly six weeks in Chicago's 7-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
  • Garza, Soriano lead Cubs over White Sox 8-2

    Garza, Soriano lead Cubs over White Sox 8-2

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 12:00 PM EDT2013-07-09 16:00:28 GMT
    Matt Garza pitched seven strong innings, Alfonso Soriano homered and scored four runs, and the Chicago Cubs pulled away late to beat the White Sox 8-2 on Monday night.
    Matt Garza pitched seven strong innings, Alfonso Soriano homered and scored four runs, and the Chicago Cubs pulled away late to beat the White Sox 8-2 on Monday night.
  • Nationals acquire Hairston from Cubs

    Nationals acquire Hairston from Cubs

    Monday, July 8 2013 2:55 PM EDT2013-07-08 18:55:03 GMT
    The Washington Nationals have acquired outfielder Scott Hairston from the Chicago Cubs for minor league pitcher Ivan Pineyro.
    The Washington Nationals have acquired outfielder Scott Hairston from the Chicago Cubs for minor league pitcher Ivan Pineyro.
  • Navarro lifts Cubs to 4-3 victory over Pirates

    Navarro lifts Cubs to 4-3 victory over Pirates

    Sunday, July 7 2013 10:04 PM EDT2013-07-08 02:04:34 GMT
    Pinch hitter Dioner Navarro had a game-ending sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
    Pinch hitter Dioner Navarro had a game-ending sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
  • Liriano leads Pirates to 6-2 win over Cubs

    Liriano leads Pirates to 6-2 win over Cubs

    Friday, July 5 2013 9:32 PM EDT2013-07-06 01:32:43 GMT
    Francisco Liriano pitched a four-hitter for his first complete game in more than two years, and the Pittsburgh Pirates won for the 11th time in 13 games, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Friday.
    Francisco Liriano pitched a four-hitter for his first complete game in more than two years, and the Pittsburgh Pirates won for the 11th time in 13 games, beating the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Friday.
  • Norris scores on passed ball in A's 1-0 win

    Norris scores on passed ball in A's 1-0 win

    Thursday, July 4 2013 9:59 PM EDT2013-07-05 01:59:04 GMT
    Derek Norris scored on a passed ball with two outs in the seventh inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Thursday.
    Derek Norris scored on a passed ball with two outs in the seventh inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Thursday.
  • Cubs deal Marmol to Dodgers for Guerrier

    Cubs deal Marmol to Dodgers for Guerrier

    Wednesday, July 3 2013 8:09 AM EDT2013-07-03 12:09:04 GMT
    The Chicago Cubs acquired right-handed reliever Matt Guerrier from the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday in exchange for former All-Star Carlos Marmol.
    The Chicago Cubs acquired right-handed reliever Matt Guerrier from the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday in exchange for former All-Star Carlos Marmol.
  • Norris' 3-run HR rallies A's past Cubs, 8-7

    Norris' 3-run HR rallies A's past Cubs, 8-7

    Wednesday, July 3 2013 7:52 AM EDT2013-07-03 11:52:27 GMT
    Derek Norris hit a three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-7 on Tuesday night to regain the AL West lead.
    Derek Norris hit a three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-7 on Tuesday night to regain the AL West lead.
  • Cubs hold off late Mariners' comeback for 7-6 win

    Cubs hold off late Mariners' comeback for 7-6 win

    Monday, July 1 2013 12:21 AM EDT2013-07-01 04:21:17 GMT
    Alfonso Soriano and Darwin Barney each doubled twice and the Chicago Cubs built a six-run lead before holding off the Seattle Mariners 7-6 Sunday.
    Alfonso Soriano and Darwin Barney each doubled twice and the Chicago Cubs built a six-run lead before holding off the Seattle Mariners 7-6 Sunday.
  • Soriano's homer helps Cubs beat Mariners in 11th

    Soriano's homer helps Cubs beat Mariners in 11th

    Sunday, June 30 2013 12:10 AM EDT2013-06-30 04:10:36 GMT
    Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday.
    Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday.
  • Mariners get 5-4 win over Cubs with single in 10th

    Mariners get 5-4 win over Cubs with single in 10th

    Saturday, June 29 2013 10:31 AM EDT2013-06-29 14:31:06 GMT
    Mike Zunino hit a game-ending single in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
    Mike Zunino hit a game-ending single in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
  • Garza strikes out 10 in Cubs' 7-2 win over Brewers

    Garza strikes out 10 in Cubs' 7-2 win over Brewers

    Thursday, June 27 2013 9:03 PM EDT2013-06-28 01:03:13 GMT
    Matt Garza struck out 10 in seven solid innings and Dioner Navarro hit a three-run homer, sending the Chicago Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.
    Matt Garza struck out 10 in seven solid innings and Dioner Navarro hit a three-run homer, sending the Chicago Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.
  • Feldman, Rizzo lead Cubs to 5-4 win over Brewers

    Feldman, Rizzo lead Cubs to 5-4 win over Brewers

    Thursday, June 27 2013 12:08 AM EDT2013-06-27 04:08:44 GMT
    Scott Feldman pitched six solid innings, Anthony Rizzo had a key two-run single and the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Wednesday night.
    Scott Feldman pitched six solid innings, Anthony Rizzo had a key two-run single and the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Wednesday night.
  • Weeks homers twice as Brewers beats Cubs 9-3

    Weeks homers twice as Brewers beats Cubs 9-3

    Wednesday, June 26 2013 12:03 AM EDT2013-06-26 04:03:18 GMT
    Rickie Weeks homered twice and drove in four runs Tuesday night as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 9-3.
    Rickie Weeks homered twice and drove in four runs Tuesday night as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 9-3.
  • Sweeney has 6 RBIs in Cubs' 14-6 win over Astros

    Sweeney has 6 RBIs in Cubs' 14-6 win over Astros

    Monday, June 24 2013 12:26 AM EDT2013-06-24 04:26:45 GMT
    Ryan Sweeney had a career-high six RBIs, including a three-run homer, and the Chicago Cubs routed the Houston Astros 14-6 on Sunday.
    Ryan Sweeney had a career-high six RBIs, including a three-run homer, and the Chicago Cubs routed the Houston Astros 14-6 on Sunday.
  • Cedeno, Martinez lead Astros past Cubs 4-3

    Cedeno, Martinez lead Astros past Cubs 4-3

    Saturday, June 22 2013 8:51 PM EDT2013-06-23 00:51:47 GMT
    Ronny Cedeno's squeeze bunt scored Justin Maxwell with the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning to lead the Houston Astros over the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Saturday.
    Ronny Cedeno's squeeze bunt scored Justin Maxwell with the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning to lead the Houston Astros over the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Saturday.
  • Garza pitches into 9th, Cubs beat Astros 3-1

    Garza pitches into 9th, Cubs beat Astros 3-1

    Friday, June 21 2013 10:22 PM EDT2013-06-22 02:22:15 GMT
    Matt Garza pitched into the ninth inning and Anthony Rizzo hit his first home run since May 18 to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Houston Astros 3-1 on Friday after a rain delay that lasted more than 3 hours.
    Matt Garza pitched into the ninth inning and Anthony Rizzo hit his first home run since May 18 to lead the Chicago Cubs over the Houston Astros 3-1 on Friday after a rain delay that lasted more than 3 hours.
  • Samardzija pitches Cubs past Cardinals 4-2

    Samardzija pitches Cubs past Cardinals 4-2

    Wednesday, June 19 2013 9:31 AM EDT2013-06-19 13:31:44 GMT
    Ryan Sweeney and Cody Ransom hit back-to-back homers in a four-run first inning and that was plenty for Jeff Samardzija, who pitched the Chicago Cubs over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 Tuesday night.
    Ryan Sweeney and Cody Ransom hit back-to-back homers in a four-run first inning and that was plenty for Jeff Samardzija, who pitched the Chicago Cubs over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 Tuesday night.
  • Miller, Molina lead Red Birds over Cubs

    Miller, Molina lead Red Birds over Cubs

    Tuesday, June 18 2013 12:38 AM EDT2013-06-18 04:38:00 GMT
    Rookie Shelby Miller pitched five shutout innings and Yadier Molina had a two-run double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
    Rookie Shelby Miller pitched five shutout innings and Yadier Molina had a two-run double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.

Share Your Sports Photos & Video

Submit Your Sports Photos
Widgets Magazine
Powered by WorldNow

35 Skyline Drive
Lake Mary, FL 32746

Phone: (407) 644-3535
News Tips: (866) 55-FOX35

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices