Rob Zastryzny’s leg was fine one day after he was hit by a comebacker on the right calf. The left-hander isn’t going to let something like that stop his pursuit of getting to the big leagues.
Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo was scratched from Thursday’s game against the Reds because of tightness in his back. His status was day to day.
On Tuesday, Addison Russell batted fourth for the Cubs, and hit his second home run in two games, a three-run shot in the third inning of a 7-5 loss to the Angels. Ben Zobrist is expected to bat cleanup most of the regular season. Could Russell fill th…
Addison Russell and Willson Contreras each hit solo homers and Chesny Young added a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh for the Cubs, who battled the White Sox to a 4-4 tie on Monday at Sloan Park.
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.