Moments after Giancarlo Stanton was named National League MVP and the individual ballots were released, my Twitter feed filled a rash of opinions regarding my decision to give a first-place vote to last year’s winner Kris Bryant.
Jake Arrieta’s regular-season record helped him become one of the premier starters in baseball over the past three seasons, and his postseason success could also be appealing to clubs interested in the right-hander.
Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said this will be a “challenging offseason” as the team tries to fill the pitching vacancies created by the departure of free agents Jake Arrieta, John Lackey and Wade Davis.
It’s no secret the Cubs are in the market to acquire more pitching, and Alex Cobb apparently would like to be considered as an option.
Brandon Hyde will return to the Cubs’ dugout in 2018, switching from first-base coach to manager Joe Maddon’s bench coach.
The Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo received the prestigious Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award from the Major League Baseball Players Association, presented during the Players Choice Awards on Wednesday.
With Jake Arrieta and Wade Davis exploring free agency, it’s no secret that the Cubs are looking for rotation and bullpen help. And if they are looking to overhaul their roster via trade — as opposed to free agency — the Giants appear to be a solid m…
The Cubs have made it no secret they want to keep both Jake Arrieta and Wade Davis, and on Monday, they made qualifying offers to both free-agent pitchers.
Here’s a look at how top prospects performed in the 2017 Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game on Saturday night at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, a 4-2 win for the East Fall Stars:
Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo threw plastic balls to boys and girls at the plate. He whiffed at balls thrown by Hailey Dawson, the Nevada girl who will throw the ceremonial first pitch for Saturday’s Game 4 of the World Series, using her custom-made…