| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:16 PM
PHOENIX — It took a respectable pitching performance from rookie Kyle Hendricks to help the Cubs snap a season-high six-game losing streak July 10 and begin to eliminate lingering theories about the skid being linked to the trade of starters Jeff...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
PHOENIX — Arismendy Alcantara made a brief stop in Iowa over the All-Star break to pick up some more clothes for his stay in the big leagues, and Kyle Hendricks will start Tuesday night with a chance to stick in the fourth spot in the Cubs'...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:14 PM
PHOENIX — A 100-loss season has become a possibility during the Cubs' 2-11 skid.
But with Arismendy Alcantara providing a spark and Kyle Hendricks receiving an opportunity to earn a spot in the rotation, slugger Anthony Rizzo says the entire Cubs'...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:34 PM
White Sox: Ozzie Guillen reunites with Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf, and could return to organization after Marlins' contract ends.
Indians: Bud Selig says no one has told him there are any problems with Chief Wahoo...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The Cubs management talks about developing homegrown players. But they don't seem to have much respect for Jeff Samardzija, who is one of the Cubs’ few success stories. Is Theo Epstein biased because Jeff was never in the Red Sox organization? --...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:25 PM
For the past two weeks, manager Rick Renteria has spoken glowingly about a Cubs rotation that has come close to matching the prowess of its bullpen with several dependable performances.
The likes of Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel have provided...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:05 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: First meeting.
Monday: 6:10 p.m., CSN.
RH Jake Arrieta (4-1, 2.05) vs. RH Jake Peavy (1-6, 4.93).
Tuesday: 6:10 p.m., CSN.
RH Edwin Jackson (5-8, 5.22) vs. RH Clay Buchholz (3-4, 6.75).
| Jun 30, 2014
| 9:15 PM
BOSTON — After silencing the Red Sox and their fans for 72/3 innings Monday night, Jake Arrieta received the ultimate compliment at sold-out Fenway Park after falling short in his bid for a no-hitter.
A standing ovation.
Arrieta came within four...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:25 AM
BOSTON -- It was fitting that Jake Arrieta pitched the final game of June as the Chicago Cubs concluded one of their most successful months in recent history.
Arrieta's 7 2/3 innings of one-hit ball at Boston capped a 15-13 month for the Cubs, who won...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:39 AM
BOSTON -- Junior Lake's snapping of his bat over his leg following one of his four strikeouts Monday night was overshadowed by Jake Arrieta's 7 2/3 innings of one-hit ball at Fenway Park.
Nevertheless, Lake is on the bench Tuesday night while in the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:35 PM
BOSTON — Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy has been traded twice to contending teams, so he understands what Cubs ace Jeff Samardzija is experiencing with the July 31 trade deadline looming.
"It's a crazy time in your life," said Peavy, who spoke with...