The Cubs have decided to carry eight relievers when they begin the regular season but haven’t announced the final group because they’re still waiting to see if Pedro Strop will be ready.
The Cubs’ lineup might be the scariest in the league this season, with power potential at virtually every spot in the order.
The Cubs’ Kyle Hendricks skipped a start in a Minor League game on Tuesday because he’s battling strep throat, but that was not expected to hinder him heading into the regular season.
It didn’t matter to Jon Lester, the Cubs’ Opening Day starter, that he faced a National League Central rival on Monday. His goal was to throw 100 pitches or go seven innings, work on his fastball command and come out of the outing healthy, and the left…
Kris Bryant returned home to Las Vegas on Saturday for the Cubs’ weekend split-squad games, and a chance to play in front of family.
You’ve heard about the Cubs’ talented rotation. They also may have one of the best bullpens ever, manager Joe Maddon says.
With Justin Grimm’s release, there will be an opening in the Cubs bullpen. One pitcher who has gotten manager Joe Maddon’s attention is Justin Hancock. The right-hander was walking by Maddon’s office recently when the manager called him in. Maddon told…
Manager Joe Maddon likes what he’s seen of the young Cubs in spring camp, including the nine players assigned to Minor League camp Tuesday.
Arrieta pens heartfelt letter to Chicago
The Cubs have agreed to contract terms with 20 players on their 40-man roster with zero-to-three years of Major League service and renewed the contract of infielder/outfielder Ian Happ, the club announced on Sunday.