| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:18 PM
MILWAUKEE — With a walking boot in his locker serving as a reminder that his rebound season has ended, shortstop Starlin Castro was resigned to looking ahead to the Cubs' promising future.
Next season could feature some changes, including the...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:53 PM
MILWAUKEE – Despite the slim prospects of finishing no better than a tie for last place in the National League Central with the Cincinnati Reds, the Chicago Cubs showed they haven’t given up.
That was evident Friday night in a 6-4 victory...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Left-hander Travis Wood was tagged for five hits during the Cardinals' four-run fourth, and Adam Wainwright got his 20th victory with seven innings of three-hit ball.
At the plate
After Anthony Rizzo hit a double with two outs in the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:20 PM
The Cubs, hoping to post a winning record at Wrigley Field for the first time since 2009, blew a 3-0 lead but rallied in the 10th. Anthony Rizzo double with one out to set up Welington Castillo's game-winning hit off reliever Pat Neshek with...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:21 PM
TORONTO — Manager Rick Renteria showed that he hasn't given up on the Cubs' fifth consecutive non-winning season, and the year's remaining 16 games allow the rookies to respond to Renteria's challenge to display better focus.
"A lot of us are...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:26 PM
PITTSBURGH-- No Rizzo, no Castro, no Soler.
The Cubs couldn't overcome the loss of their top three offensive threats Friday, losing 7-3 to the Pirates for their season-high seventh straight defeat.
For the kids in the Cubs' clubhouse,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:39 PM
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Season series: Cubs lead 3-1.
Tuesday: 7:40 p.m., CSN-Plus, CLTV.
LH Travis Wood (7-9, 5.10) vs. LH Brett Anderson (1-3, 3.12).
Wednesday: 7:40 p.m., CSN.
RH Jake Arrieta (6-2, 2.11) vs. RH Jordan Lyles (5-1, 3.52)....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:29 AM
If (Theo) Epstein continues trading every starting pitcher with value, who will pitch in 2015? Does he expect Edwin Jackson to pitch every day? At this rate, the Cubs won't enjoy sustained success in this century. --Jaime G., Universal City, Texas...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:57 PM
After Brandon Phillips' drive barely eluded the outstretched glove of diving center fielder Matt Szczur on the warning track Tuesday night, Jake Arrieta resumed his mastery.
Losing a no-hit bid in the eighth inning for the second time this season wasn't...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:16 PM
CINCINNATI — If and when the Cubs elbow themselves into contention in upcoming seasons, they might want to concentrate on at least breaking even with the National League Central-rival Reds.
The Reds have beaten the Cubs 11 of 16 games this...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:24 PM
ST. LOUIS — One of the main reasons the Cubs fired manager Dale Sveum after last season with a year left on his contract was the perception Sveum's tough love approach toward Starlin Castro wasn't working.
So it should come as no surprise the Cubs...