Chesny Young wanted to learn about another country, do some exploring, maybe even surf this offseason, so he got a spot on a team in the Dominican Republic and stayed until the end of the playoffs. The experience was worth it.
Jason Heyward will test his swing in a game and Kyle Schwarber will be back in the outfield in the Cubs’ Cactus League openers.
Before the Cubs and the Cardinals write the next chapter in their storied rivalry, we can get a head start on assessing them by comparing the fantasy value of their key players for the upcoming campaign.
In the 10th inning of Game 7 of the World Series, the Cubs had a runner at second and one out, and the Indians opted to intentionally walk Anthony Rizzo to face Ben Zobrist. Zobrist came through with a go-ahead double, and Rizzo eventually scored. What…
Cubs manager Joe Maddon has emphasized the need to be humble and moving on after winning the World Series. This was a play on that.
Buck O’Neil took an important step with the Cubs in 1962, when he was named to the team’s coaching staff and became the Major Leagues’ first black coach.
Which Cubs player recorded the top average exit velocity in 2016? It probably comes as no surprise that it was Kyle Schwarber, who, according to Statcast™, averaged 101.7 mph. Of course, Schwarber only had four at-bats before being sidelined by a knee injury.
A wild 2016 finally caught up to the Cubs’ Addison Russell in late November.
Cubs fans now know when they can buy tickets to watch their club at Wrigley Field as the World Series champions look to repeat in 2017.
The club announced on Thursday that single-game tickets will go on sale Feb. 24, at 10 a.m. CT
Cubs right-hander Hector Rondon was named to Team Venezuela’s roster for the World Baseball Classic, but he may not pitch if he doesn’t feel ready when play begins in early March.