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Kris Bryant Sends One Deep to Center Field (VIDEO)

Kris Bryant Sends One Deep to Center Field (VIDEO)

Don’t hang a pitch to Kris Bryant.

by May 21, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Kris Bryant’s Historic Approach at the Plate

Kris Bryant’s Historic Approach at the Plate

No one gets to a full count like Kris Bryant. And when he does, good things happen.

by May 21, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Still Buying the Idea of Pulling Starters Early and Other Bullets

Still Buying the Idea of Pulling Starters Early and Other Bullets

Joe Maddon pulled Tsuyoshi Wada very early last night, but it was pretty clearly the right move – as it’s been all season.

Tommy La Stella Out At Least Another Month with an Oblique Injury

Tommy La Stella Out At Least Another Month with an Oblique Injury

The Cubs could really have used his lefty, high-contact bat off of the bench.

by May 20, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Yet Another Dominant Jason Hammel Outing and Other Bullets

Yet Another Dominant Jason Hammel Outing and Other Bullets

The errors obscured just how good Hammel was. Again. Dude’s been fantastic.

by May 20, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Getting to Know New Chicago Cubs Pitcher Yoervis Medina

Getting to Know New Chicago Cubs Pitcher Yoervis Medina

The big, strong righty is a hard-thrower who generates strikeouts and groundballs. What’s not to like? Other than the struggles this year, of course.

Chicago Cubs Call Up Mike Baxter, Junior Lake, and Tsuyoshi Wada

Chicago Cubs Call Up Mike Baxter, Junior Lake, and Tsuyoshi Wada

Outfielder-slash-first baseman Mike Baxter is the positional roster replacement for Welington Castillo.

Baseball Remains Wildly Popular Local TV Programming, Good News for Cubs

Baseball Remains Wildly Popular Local TV Programming, Good News for Cubs

Even up against the NBA and NHL playoffs, baseball performs very well. With a TV deal looming for the Cubs, this is important stuff.

Chicago Cubs Still Way Better than 50/50 to Make Playoffs and Other Bullets

Chicago Cubs Still Way Better than 50/50 to Make Playoffs and Other Bullets

It’s still early, but so far so good for the 2015 Chicago Cubs. You’d take playoff odds approaching 60%, right? I sure would.

by May 19, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Official: Cubs Trade Welington Castillo to Mariners for Reliever Yoervis Medina

Official: Cubs Trade Welington Castillo to Mariners for Reliever Yoervis Medina

Medina, 26, has been a successful reliever for the Mariners over parts of the past three years. It’s a fair, if unsexy, return for Castillo.

Chicago Cubs Designate Phil Coke for Assignment, Option Brian Schlitter

Chicago Cubs Designate Phil Coke for Assignment, Option Brian Schlitter

Tsuyoshi Wada and Junior Lake would take their spots on the roster.

Three Ridiculous Cubs Catches This Weekend (VIDEOS)

Three Ridiculous Cubs Catches This Weekend (VIDEOS)

Jake Arrieta, Addison Russell, and Dexter Fowler showed some serious leather.

by May 18, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Joe Maddon Doesn’t Believe in Excessive Batting Practice

Joe Maddon Doesn’t Believe in Excessive Batting Practice

Joe Maddon once called batting practice “the most overrated ritual in professional sports.”

by May 18, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Tommy La Stella Exits Rehab Game and Other Bullets

Tommy La Stella Exits Rehab Game and Other Bullets

Hopefully La Stella’s setback isn’t serious, but it could throw the bench plans for a loop.

by May 18, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Weekend Catch-Up: Unbelievable Ending, Monster Shots, Pitching Changes, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Unbelievable Ending, Monster Shots, Pitching Changes, More

If you checked out this weekend, take a quick scroll to see if you missed anything. Quite a bit going on.

by May 18, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Tsuyoshi Wada Officially Joins the Chicago Cubs Rotation on Wednesday

Tsuyoshi Wada Officially Joins the Chicago Cubs Rotation on Wednesday

The 34-year-old lefty would have challenged for a rotation spot out of the gate if not for a groin injury in the Spring.

by May 17, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Travis Wood is Now in the Bullpen and Other Bullets

Travis Wood is Now in the Bullpen and Other Bullets

Technically, he’s now the 10th reliever on the team. That number will shrink, but it’ll be interesting to see how Wood adjusts to his new role.

by May 17, 2015 Chicago Cubs News
Brian Schlitter Returns, Matt Szczur to AAA Iowa

Brian Schlitter Returns, Matt Szczur to AAA Iowa

A curious move to bring the Cubs’ pitching staff to a bewildering 14. This will be temporary.

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