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Scoreboard Watching: Get Ready to Be a Little Annoyed

Scoreboard Watching: Get Ready to Be a Little Annoyed

Actual standings and what-could-have-been standings.

Cubs Acquire Reliever Fernando Rodney from Mariners for PTBNL or Cash

Cubs Acquire Reliever Fernando Rodney from Mariners for PTBNL or Cash

Rodney takes Zac Rosscup’s spot in the bullpen, and Brian Schlitter’s spot on the 40-man roster.

Enhanced Box Score: Giants 9, Cubs 1 – August 27, 2015

Enhanced Box Score: Giants 9, Cubs 1 – August 27, 2015

Offense overwhelmed, pitching bombed out. Let’s imagination dance!

by August 27, 2015 Enhanced Box Scores
Limited Range, Ep. 18: Welcome to the Chickencast

Limited Range, Ep. 18: Welcome to the Chickencast

We promise, the podcast is mostly about baseball. But, yeah, there’s a lot of chicken in there.

by August 27, 2015 Podcasts
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (2:45 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (2:45 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

The Cubs get a tough one today in Madison Bumgarner, but it’s winnable. Every game is, after all.

by August 27, 2015 Pre-Gamin'
Now Back at Shortstop, Addison Russell Keeps Making Fantastic Plays (VIDEO)

Now Back at Shortstop, Addison Russell Keeps Making Fantastic Plays (VIDEO)

He’s looked good there so far, and he made another wickedly smooth play last night.

by August 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Kris Bryant in Right, Kyle Schwarber Behind the Plate, Matt Szczur in Center

Kris Bryant in Right, Kyle Schwarber Behind the Plate, Matt Szczur in Center

Today’s lineup looks crazy, but it all makes sense.

by August 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Rafael Soriano Begins Rehab Outing at AAA Iowa

Rafael Soriano Begins Rehab Outing at AAA Iowa

Soriano threw a scoreless inning last night.

by August 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
The Potential Stretch Value of Javier Baez and Other Bullets

The Potential Stretch Value of Javier Baez and Other Bullets

The 22-year-old infielder has been through so much, and presents so much near-term and long-term upside.

Scoreboard Watching: Everybody Wins … Except the Cubs

Scoreboard Watching: Everybody Wins … Except the Cubs

The Giants (obviously), Cardinals, and Pirates all won yesterday. The middle of those teams continues to make things particularly un-fun.

by August 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Giants 4, Cubs 2 – August 27, 2015

Enhanced Box Score: Giants 4, Cubs 2 – August 27, 2015

Cubs didn’t quite get the timely hits, and couldn’t hold down the Giants the third time through the order.

by August 27, 2015 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (9:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (9:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Kyle Schwarber leads off against Jake Peavy, and Starlin Castro gets another start.

by August 26, 2015 Pre-Gamin'
David Ross on Family Leave, Matt Szczur Called Back Up

David Ross on Family Leave, Matt Szczur Called Back Up

Ross will be out at least three days, or up to a week.

Cubs Playoff Odds Reaching High Water Mark of the Year: 97%

Cubs Playoff Odds Reaching High Water Mark of the Year: 97%

It’s tough to get much higher. Last night’s win was huge.

Castro Adjusting, Schwarber Crushing, Montero Cruising – All 3 Homered Yesterday (VIDEO)

Castro Adjusting, Schwarber Crushing, Montero Cruising – All 3 Homered Yesterday (VIDEO)

A couple changes to his stance and approach and Castro could be turning things around.

by August 26, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
An Awesome Magazine Cover is Just an Awesome Magazine Cover and Other Notes

An Awesome Magazine Cover is Just an Awesome Magazine Cover and Other Notes

Jinxes and curses are just words. Great pictures and fun moments are real.

by August 26, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Minor League Daily: Jimenez Hits 3 HRs, Dewees, Baez, Tseng, Silva, Vogelbach

Minor League Daily: Jimenez Hits 3 HRs, Dewees, Baez, Tseng, Silva, Vogelbach

Eloy Jimenez has the body and approach of a big-time power hitter. It could be coming.

by August 26, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Scoreboard Watching: Wild Card Foes Fall, Cardinals Cardinal

Scoreboard Watching: Wild Card Foes Fall, Cardinals Cardinal

The Cubs are still behind in the NL Central by 6.5 games, though they’re now just 2.0 behind the Pirates.

by August 26, 2015 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 8, Giants 5 – August 25, 2015

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 8, Giants 5 – August 25, 2015

Things got a little dicey in the later innings, but the Cubs had built a big enough lead for it to hold up.

by August 26, 2015 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (9:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (9:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Jake Arrieta and the Cubs start a West Coast swing. Big, big games this week.

by August 25, 2015 Pre-Gamin'

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