| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:33 AM
The Orioles made their Wesley Wright signing official Friday, inking the 29-year-old left-handed reliever to a one-year, $1.7 million deal.
A veteran of seven major league seasons, Wright spent last year with the Chicago Cubs, going 0-3 with a 3.17...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The Orioles have agreed to terms with left-handed reliever Wesley Wright on a one-year deal, pending a physical, according to an industry source.
Wright, who will turn 30 in January, was nontendered by the Chicago Cubs earlier this month after going 0-3...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:40 PM
The Cubs tendered contracts to eight of their 10 arbitration-eligible players before the 11 p.m. deadline Tuesday.
However, backup catcher John Baker and left-handed reliever Wesley Wright weren't tendered contracts and now become free agents.
| Sep 29, 2014
MILWAUKEE — After capping a rebound season Sunday with his 32nd home run, Anthony Rizzo quickly responded when asked about the Cubs' expectations for 2015.
"To be the National League Central champs," Rizzo said after the Cubs wrapped up a...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:45 PM
The sweetest redemption for rookie left-hander Zac Rosscup and catcher Welington Castillo surfaced at an ideal time for the Chicago Cubs.
After blowing a 3-0 lead against National League Central leader St. Louis, Rosscup and Castillo each played...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:33 PM
MILWAUKEE -- Cubs reliever Hector Rondon was placed on the paternity list Friday, following in the footsteps of fellow reliever Wesley Wright, who missed Tuesday and Wednesday's games in San Francisco for the same reason.
Taking Rondon's place in the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
As trade talks heat up ahead of baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the biggest name available will be a left-handed starting pitcher — and another lefty ace could join him on the market.
With the Tampa Bay Rays tied for last place in...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:54 PM
It should have been an unqualified good day for the Angels. They needed a left-handed reliever, and they got one. Their team got a little better.
But the Angels are chasing the Oakland Athletics, the best team in baseball. The A's did not appear to need...
| Sep 7, 2014
The Pirates scored a pair of runs off Wesley Wright in the 11th inning Saturday to take the game suspended in the seventh inning Friday. Josh Harrison's base-loaded single snapped the 3-3 tie, and a sacrifice fly brought in an insurance run....
| Sep 1, 2014
| 1:24 PM
It was more than a hero’s welcome that members of the Jackie Robinson West Little League All-Star team received Monday from the Chicago Cubs.
The players received Cubs jerseys with their last names on the back, as well as congratulatory wishes...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:35 PM
A festive Wrigley Field crowd momentarily turned quiet Monday after rookie sensation Jorge Soler, standing in foul territory off third base, was drilled in the right thigh by a line drive hit by Welington Castillo in the sixth inning.