| Sep 2, 2014
| 12:37 PM
The Chicago Cubs have won three of their past five games without slugger Anthony Rizzo, who won't start Tuesday night against Milwaukee for his eighth consecutive game.
Rizzo, who has 30 home runs, possibly could undergo an MRI to determine the extent...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:33 PM
The Cubs made life miserable for former teammate Matt Garza as well as the Brewers' playoff hopes. They put together five hits Wednesday night during a four-run third off Garza to support rookie Kyle Hendricks.
At the plate
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:36 PM
CINCINNATI — Timing is everything in baseball, whether it involves swinging the bat or perhaps even staging an auspicious major league debut.
Either way, Jorge Soler certainly knows how to make a favorable first impression.
The Cubs made the...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:41 PM
The Cubs took the opener of the doubleheader behind the pitching of Felix Doubront and some more long ball from the offense.
At the plate
Three of the Cubs seven hits were home runs from Logan Watkins, Chris Valaika and Starlin Castro....
| Aug 23, 2014
Jake Arrieta beat his former teammates as the Cubs cooled off the first-place Orioles 4-1 on Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field. The Cubs acquired Arrieta in July 2013 with reliever Pedro Strop in exchange for pitcher Scott Feldman and catcher...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:55 PM
CHICAGO – Former Orioles right-hander Jake Arrieta said it was different pitching against his old team Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field, facing so many familiar faces for the first time.
Arrieta was a home-grown Oriole, once a can’t-miss...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:38 PM
CHICAGO — Wrigley Field is known as the “Friendly Confines,” but the Orioles have had their share of challenges in two games this weekend here on Chicago's North Side.
The Orioles waited through a 3-hour, 9-minute rain delay Saturday...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:45 PM
CHICAGO -- Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez said his transition to the bullpen was made easier Saturday when the Orioles brought him in following their three-hour, nine-minute rain delay.
The delay allowed Jimenez to make his first relief appearance since...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Junior Lake will likely have to play this winter in his native Dominican Republic to make up for the extended time he spent on the Chicago Cubs' bench this season.
But Wednesday night, Lake will receive a rare start against Milwaukee and 11-game...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:43 PM
The Cubs failed to win their fourth series in their last five tries as they struck out 16 times and Edwin Jackson was knocked out after 4 2/3 innings. The Brewers scored five runs in the first four innings in maintaining their lead in the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:53 AM
NEW YORK -- Chris Valaika will start Friday night in place of slumping Luis Valbuena when the Chicago Cubs face the New York Mets.
Valbuena is in a 1-for-22 slump. Valaika hit a pinch-hit, two-run single to account for the Cubs' runs in a 6-2 loss to...