Jason Heyward May Be Back – He Just Crushed His Third Home Run in Four Games!

Jason Heyward May Be Back – He Just Crushed His Third Home Run in Four Games!

Jason Heyward is red freakin’ hot!

by April 24, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Pirates (6:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Pirates (6:05 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Brett Anderson heads to the mound to get those grounders.

by April 24, 2017 Pre-Gamin'

Javy Baez Has Been “Over Amped” at the Plate, But There’s Reason for Optimism

Javy Baez Has Been “Over Amped” at the Plate, But There’s Reason for Optimism

Joe Maddon would just like to see Baez get his “B” hack in place, and the natural ability will take things from there.

by April 24, 2017 Analysis and Commentary
Chicago Cubs Lineup: Zobrist Slides Out to Right Field

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Zobrist Slides Out to Right Field

The Cubs load up on defense in the infield, and the outfield … perhaps Jason Heyward can cover a lot of ground.

by April 24, 2017 Cubs Lineups
BIF: This College Pitcher Made a Crazy Behind-the-Back, No-Look Catch to Start a Double Play!

BIF: This College Pitcher Made a Crazy Behind-the-Back, No-Look Catch to Start a Double Play!

Baseball is Fun: What a catch!

by April 24, 2017 Baseball is Fun
Natch: Addison Russell Has Been a Defensive Stud in the Early Going

Natch: Addison Russell Has Been a Defensive Stud in the Early Going

Addison Russell made a great snag yesterday, adding to his impressive early-season defensive totals.


Series Preview: Cubs at Pirates, April 24 – April 26, 2017

Series Preview: Cubs at Pirates, April 24 – April 26, 2017

The Pirates swept the Cubs in their first match-up just a little over a week ago. Can the Cubs return the favor?

by April 24, 2017 Series Previews
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The Pirates Are Reportedly Looking for Outfielders – But Matt Szczur Seems a Tough Trade Fit

The Pirates would probably love to get a guy like Szczur right about now. But would the Cubs make that move?

Manny Machado Nearly Got Beaned in the Head – Where Do You Stand on Retaliation?

Manny Machado Nearly Got Beaned in the Head – Where Do You Stand on Retaliation?

Do you want Cubs pitchers out there throwing at batters when it sends a message?

John Lackey Unhappy but Not Ineffective, Cubs Bullpen Leaders, Collection Fun, and Other Bullets

John Lackey Unhappy but Not Ineffective, Cubs Bullpen Leaders, Collection Fun, and Other Bullets

The good and bad in Lackey’s outing, plus the Cubs’ leaders in the bullpen. (Can you guess the top four ERAs without looking?)

by April 24, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

Cubs Minor League Daily: They Come From Behind In Minors As Well

Cubs Minor League Daily: They Come From Behind In Minors As Well

The minor league Cubs are getting into the comeback mode, too.

Weekend Catch-Up: Homers Aplenty, Series Win, Arrieta Command, Rizzo Goes Off, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Homers Aplenty, Series Win, Arrieta Command, Rizzo Goes Off, More

A series win is a series win. That, and much more from the weekend in Cubs World.

by April 24, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Enhanced Box Score: Reds 7, Cubs 5 – April 23, 2017

Enhanced Box Score: Reds 7, Cubs 5 – April 23, 2017

No sweep for the Cubs, who didn’t get the bats going early enough in this one.

by April 23, 2017 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Reds (12:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Reds (12:10 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

The Cubs go for the sweep in Cincinnati, with John Lackey (38) taking on Bronson Arroyo (40).

by April 23, 2017 Pre-Gamin'
So Far, So Good For Kyle Schwarber, Unusual Leadoff Hitter

So Far, So Good For Kyle Schwarber, Unusual Leadoff Hitter

He might not look the part, but Kyle Schwarber is doing the things you’d want a leadoff hitter to do.

by April 23, 2017 Analysis and Commentary