Before Wednesday’s game, Cubs manager Joe Maddon said his team just hadn’t hit to its level yet. They broke loose against the Pirates, sparked by Javier Baez’s second straight two-homer game. Baez smacked a three-run homer in the second inning, scored …
Ben Zobrist made his first start at first base since 2010 on Tuesday, filling in for Anthony Rizzo, who was placed on the disabled list because of back problems. Did Rizzo have any advice for Zobrist?
The Cubs’ home opener scheduled for Monday against the Pirates has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled to Tuesday at 1:20 p.m. CT.
Yu Darvish and Brandon Morrow did exactly what the Cubs hoped the two pitchers would do when they signed the pair this offseason.
Cubs hitters arrived at Miller Park on Thursday with 58 strikeouts through five games, a dubious National League record. Brewers manager Craig Counsell was asked what he made of it.
With the 2018 season getting started, here’s a look at where the Cubs’ Top 30 prospects are starting the season:
The Cubs needed an off-day to rest their overworked bullpen and struggling offense, and now they’ll have two.
The Cubs’ vaunted rotation didn’t shut down the Marlins in the four-game Opening Series and the offense sputtered, but manager Joe Maddon remained optimistic.
Kyle Schwarber’s weight loss isn’t affecting his power, and the adjustments he’s made at the plate are paying off. The Cubs’ slugger hit his second home run of the season on Saturday vs. the Marlins.
The Cubs and Marlins combined efforts to host four families as well as the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School baseball team on Friday. It was an emotional moment — one of many.