| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The summary: The Cubs scored three runs or fewer for the fourth consecutive game as they wasted an exceptional effort from Jake Arrieta, who limited the National League Central-leading Brewers to five hits in 7 1/3 innings.
At the plate: Chris Coghlan...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Despite an 0-for-15 slump, Luis Valbuena will return to the Chicago Cubs' lineup Monday night against National League Central leader Milwaukee.
Valbuena hasn't had a hit in his past five games. Rookie second baseman Javier Baez, who has hit safely in...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 6:19 PM
LOS ANGELES — From owner Tom Ricketts to pitching coach Chris Bosio, the Cubs collectively acknowledge the franchise has a long way to go in achieving its goal of sustained success.
But Bosio pointed to a perk that could be used as a measuring...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:34 PM
LOS ANGELES — Shortstop Starlin Castro declared Sunday that the final two months of the season are important for him, as well as the rest of his Cubs teammates, despite the likelihood of a last-place finish in the National League Central.
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:15 AM
The Chicago Cubs won't waste any time measuring their talents in 2015 as they will face perennial National League Central power St. Louis at Wrigley Field on April 6 in the regular season opener.
The Cubs and the other 29 major league teams released...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:37 AM
The Chicago White Sox will open the 2015 season on the road for just the fourth time in 11 seasons when they visit the Kansas City Royals for a three-game series April 6-9, with an off day on April 7.
The Sox will then host the Minnesota Twins in the...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:16 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. -- A pair of key Angels relievers returned to the club for the first time since their season-ending injuries last summer, one clearly on track to start the regular season and the other one a little iffy.
Right-hander Kevin Jepsen said...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 6:34 AM
The Cubs are winning and I don't know why.
I mean, I know why they’re winning games, such as the sweep in Fenway Park this week: terrific pitching and enough hitting, and sometimes great pitching and unbelievable hitting.
One day Jake Arrieta...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:07 AM
The annual Cubs-Sox series isn’t the only partisan event being held at Wrigley Field this season.
The Ricketts family will hold a political fundraiser at the ballpark on Aug. 12 for Pete Ricketts, the Republican nominee for governor of Nebraska....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Division leaders Detroit and Oakland forged an American League arms race as the Tigers got David Price from Tampa Bay and the A's dealt for Boston's Jon Lester in a frenzied finish to Thursday's trade deadline.
The pair of aces could lead to an epic...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Jim Peltz ranks Major League Baseball's 30 teams. Last week’s rankings are in parentheses, Statistics are through Friday’s games.
1. OAKLAND: The A’s have baseball’s best winning percentage (.624) and have won seven of their last...