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  • Joe Maddon sure Anthony Rizzo an All-Star and voting process needs change

    Joe Maddon sure Anthony Rizzo an All-Star and voting process needs change
    Cubs manager Joe Maddon reinforced his belief Monday that Anthony Rizzo will make the National League All-Star team and that the voting process will be addressed and changed after this season. Maddon's comments came on the eve of the latest...
  • Cubs' Starlin Castro apologizes after latest gaffe

    Cubs' Starlin Castro apologizes after latest gaffe
    MINNEAPOLIS – Manager Joe Maddon leaned back in office chair as he was asked whether the recurring physical and mental lapses of shortstop Starlin Castro could be cured. “Yep,” Maddon said Friday night after Castro botched a double...
  • Starlin Castro, Cubs make most of 2nd chances

    Starlin Castro, Cubs make most of 2nd chances
    MINNEAPOLIS — The errors and missed scoring opportunities eventually became moot Saturday. Thanks largely to a clutch hit by mercurial Starlin Castro, the Cubs capitalized on their biggest chance for redemption. Less than 24 hours after Castro...
  • Saturday's recap: Cubs 4, Twins 1

    Saturday's recap: Cubs 4, Twins 1
    The summary After wasting scoring opportunities in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings Saturday, the Cubs rallied in the 10th on Starlin Castro's two-run, tiebreaking single for a 4-1 win over the Twins. Jon Lester was left with a no-decision despite...
  • Hughes, Plouffe lead Twins to 7-2 win over Cubs

    MINNEAPOLIS Well, spring training was four months ago. Maybe there's some things about base running Trevor Plouffe has forgotten. He was doubled off second base in the first inning as Kurt Suzuki lined back to Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks. He was on...
  • You can't cut Starlin Castro any slack, but ease up on the criticism some

    You can't cut Starlin Castro any slack, but ease up on the criticism some
    Starlin Castro remains under constant surveillance. The 25-year-old three-time National League All-Star is a frequent subject of derision, particularly when the Cubs are featured on national telecasts. Ever since former ESPN analyst Bobby Valentine...
  • Friday's recap: Twins 7, Cubs 2

    Friday's recap: Twins 7, Cubs 2
    The summary Kyle Hendricks was tagged for 11 hits, and two miscues also contributed Friday night to the Cubs' 7-2 loss to the Twins at Target Field. Phil Hughes limited the Cub to two his hits over eight innings and he retired the final 15 batters he...
  • Cubs in holding pattern for NL All-Star voting

    Cubs in holding pattern for NL All-Star voting
    Three Chicago Cubs players failed to move up as the National League All-Star voting moves into its final two weeks. Rookie third baseman Kris Bryant remains second to Matt Carpenter of St. Louis in the latest voting results released Tuesday. First...
  • As back-to-back game-winning hits show, Starlin Castro making strides

    As back-to-back game-winning hits show, Starlin Castro making strides
    Be ready. Take charge Those are simple phrases, but shortstop Starlin Castro is applying them in his quest to cure some of his problems and help the Cubs push toward a playoff berth. At the plate, Castro said he has less vulnerable on fastballs...
  • Kris Bryant bats 3rd, Starlin Castro 5th vs. Indians

    Kris Bryant bats 3rd, Starlin Castro 5th vs. Indians
    Hot-hitting rookie Kris Bryant will bat third and recent hero Starlin Castro will hit fifth as the Chicago Cubs try to extend their winning streak to three games Monday night against the Cleveland Indians. Bryant has an 11-game hitting streak in which...
  • Q&A: Mark Gonzales' Cubs mailbag

    Q&A: Mark Gonzales' Cubs mailbag
    The Tribune’s Mark Gonzales answers readers’ questions about the handling of Kyle Schwarber, renaming the Crosstown Series and the lack of home day games. With Miguel Montero locked up thru 2017 and Kyle Schwarber seemingly ready to be on...