| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:47 PM
The Chicago Cubs wasted little time adding speed to the top of their batting order Tuesday night by placing Emilio Bonifacio at the leadoff spot against San Diego.
Bonifacio, who has missed five weeks because of a right oblique strain, batted .261...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:00 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Ryan Sweeney has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and is in the Chicago Cubs' lineup Friday night at Philadelphia.
Sweeney, who has been on the DL since May 3 because of a right hamstring strain, took the roster spot of...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 10:34 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- It's Junior Lake's turn to bat leadoff Saturday as the Cubs attempt to win their second consecutive game at Philadelphia.
Lake will bat in the top spot as the Cubs try to find production since Emilio Bonifacio suffered a right ribcage...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:21 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- Chicago Cubs closer Hector Rondon could return as soon as Sunday after throwing an 11-pitch bullpen session Saturday without feeling any discomfort in his right elbow.
"It felt very good," said Rondon, who last pitched in a game on...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
PITTSBURGH -- Chris Coghlan will bat leadoff Wednesday night for the first time this season when the Chicago Cubs try to win their second consecutive game at Pittsburgh.
Coghlan has hit safely in six of his past eight games with an at-bat. He replaces...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:43 AM
PITTSBURGH -- Leadoff batter Emilio Bonifacio returns to the lineup Thursday night as the Chicago Cubs hope to provide enough support for Jeff Samardzija against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Bonifacio didn't start Wednesday night for only the eight time this...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Merengue y bachata en el diamante de la Pequeña Habana.
Como parte de su programa de reconocimiento a la cultura de los diferentes países y territorios latinoamericanos, los Marlins de Miami celebrarán este sábado 16 su "Noche de Herencia Dominicana"...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Dan Haren did not flirt with perfection in the Dodgers’ 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, though his attack on plausibility continued.
Haren is the right-hander whose grasp on a rotation spot was hanging by a fingertip after he...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: Dan Haren singled with one out in the fifth inning and advanced to third base on a double by Carl Crawford. Haren scored on a groundout by Yasiel Puig and Crawford scored on a single to right field by Matt Kemp. The two runs turned a 2-1...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:25 PM
DENVER -- The Chicago Cubs still face competition but have the resources to contend for Cuban free agent outfielder Rusney Castillo.
A team source confirmed the Cubs conducted a private workout Wednesday for the 5-foot-9, 185-pound Castillo at Wrigley...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:03 PM
LOS ANGELES -- In the wake of the trade of Emilio Bonifacio and James Russell to the Atlanta Braves, the Chicago Cubs added infielder Chris Valaika and reliever Blake Parker to their 25-man roster in time for Friday night's game against the Los Angeles...