When they signed Jason Heyward, the Cubs and club president Theo Epstein — who are supposed to be as sober and analytical as any organization in baseball — bet on something that sober and analytical organizations are not supposed to bet on. They bet …
Chesny Young, Kris Bryant and Ian Happ all homered in the fifth inning on Saturday to spark the Cubs to an 11-7 victory over the Reds in a split-squad game at Cashman Field.
Huey Lewis and Jimmy Kimmel went to the Cubs game
Theo Epstein was named the world’s greatest leader
Jon Jay loved those moments at Wrigley Field. In the six seasons Jay wore St. Louis Cardinals red, the center fielder always looked forward to his team’s trips up Interstate 55 to Chicago.
Javier Baez made one of the hardest throws recorded by a second baseman in the Statcast era to cut down a Netherlands runner at the plate during Puerto Rico’s semifinal win in the World Baseball Classic on Monday night.
As the NCAA men’s basketball tournament just proved again, defending a championship ain’t easy. What will make the 2017 Cubs different than Villanova — or, for that matter, every World Series champion in the 21st century?
Javier Baez of the Cubs stole three bases on Friday night, tying the World Baseball Classic’s single-game record, in leading Puerto Rico over Team USA and into next week’s four-team championship round.
Eddie Butler threw four innings of one-hit ball in the Cubs’ 4-0 win over the Dodgers on Thursday in a rematch of last year’s National League Championship Series.
As part of MLBPipeline.com’s visit to all 30 Spring Training facilities, we’ll be sitting down with prospects and getting to know them a little better. At Cubs camp, it was No. 4 prospect Dylan Cease.