Kyle Hendricks threw five scoreless innings in his final regular-season start on Thursday night and gave manager Joe Maddon a lot to consider as the Cubs put together their rotation for the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile.
The Cardinals denied the Cubs a chance to party on Tuesday. Can St. Louis do it again on Wednesday? Despite a late rally, the Cubs lost, 8-7, on Tuesday and still need one win or a Brewers loss to clinch their second straight National League Central ti…
With the National League Central title nearly secured, the Cubs’ next order of business will be sorting out the pitching for the postseason. Jon Lester reminded the Cubs he can still be a key piece for the team.
The Cubs will have champagne on ice this week in St. Louis, ready to celebrate a second straight National League Central title. The Brewers and Cardinals have the NL Wild Card in their sights. And the Reds have a chance to play spoiler along the way.
It’s been a smooth transition for Jose Quintana to go from the White Sox to the Cubs. All he had to do was keep pitching well, and the left-hander could be key in helping the Cubs get to the postseason for the third straight year.
There were two plays at first base, one at third and one at home plate, plus a near home run to boot. The Cubs and Brewers kept Major League Baseball’s replay center busy while they battled for the National League Central on Thursday night at Miller Park.
Jon Lester says there’s nothing physically wrong, but the Cubs left-hander wasn’t sharp on Wednesday night and no one had an explanation for it.
Cubs catcher Willson Contreras and shortstop Addison Russell played a full nine innings for the first time during Tuesday’s 2-1 win over the Rays at Tropicana Field. Before the game, manager Joe Maddon said he’s trying to ease both back and keep them h…
Wade Davis was more concerned about his fantasy football team after he picked up his 31st save on Sunday. That pretty much sums up the Cubs closer, who would prefer to count his saves once the season is over, which he’s hoping won’t be until sometime i…
Kyle Schwarber hit his 27th home run and Jason Heyward smacked a clutch tiebreaking RBI single with two outs in the seventh inning to lift the Cubs to their sixth straight win, a 4-3 victory Sunday over the Cardinals.