Chicago Cubs News


Green Passed Away, Russell and Sliders, a Fantastic World Series Video, and Other Bullets

Green Passed Away, Russell and Sliders, a Fantastic World Series Video, and Other Bullets

The former Cubs GM led the Cubs to their first postseason appearance in almost 40 years back in 1984. Also: a fan-view World Series celebration video you’ll want to see.

by March 23, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Theo Epstein Beats Out the Pope for “The World’s Greatest Leader”

Theo Epstein Beats Out the Pope for “The World’s Greatest Leader”

That’s not according to me, it’s according to Fortune.

by March 23, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

Must Read of the Day: The Story Behind the Story of the Famous From-the-Hospital Ted Lilly Signing

Must Read of the Day: The Story Behind the Story of the Famous From-the-Hospital Ted Lilly Signing

The former Cubs GM famously made a deal for Ted Lilly while at the hospital. It turns out, there’s a whole lot more to the story.

by March 22, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
WATCH: Kris Bryant Heads Back to Bonanza High School for a Trip Down Memory Lane

WATCH: Kris Bryant Heads Back to Bonanza High School for a Trip Down Memory Lane

A human portrait of the reigning NL MVP.

by March 22, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
David DeJesus is Back, Sammy Sosa’s Long Homer, and Other Bullets

David DeJesus is Back, Sammy Sosa’s Long Homer, and Other Bullets

A former fan favorite returns to the Cubs. Also: reunions around baseball don’t include Sammy and the Cubs.

by March 22, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
WBC Fun, Hendricks Innings, Schwarber Breakout, Bryant Cover, and Other Bullets

WBC Fun, Hendricks Innings, Schwarber Breakout, Bryant Cover, and Other Bullets

Can Kyle Hendricks top 200 innings this year? Will Kyle Schwarber be the big breakout guy?

It’s Really Happening: Hollywood is Making a Movie About the Chicago Cubs’ World Series Win

It’s Really Happening: Hollywood is Making a Movie About the Chicago Cubs’ World Series Win

It had to happen. The question now is who plays whom?

by March 21, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

David Ross Dances – Really Well! – to ‘Go Cubs Go’, Gets Love from Teammates (VIDEOS)

David Ross Dances – Really Well! – to ‘Go Cubs Go’, Gets Love from Teammates (VIDEOS)

The old guy can move! Also: Anthony Rizzo and Jake Arrieta surprise Ross with some love.

by March 21, 2017 Chicago Cubs News, Cubs Humor
Brett Anderson Probably Has the Cubs’ Fifth Starter Edge Over Mike Montgomery

Brett Anderson Probably Has the Cubs’ Fifth Starter Edge Over Mike Montgomery

There are a number of reasons why this kinda doesn’t matter, but, for what it’s worth, this is the right approach.

by March 20, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 9, Rockies 6 – Davis Dominant, Hendricks Defies Math, Rizzo Righty, More

Spring Training Miscellany: Cubs 9, Rockies 6 – Davis Dominant, Hendricks Defies Math, Rizzo Righty, More

The Cubs beat the Rockies today, with Kyle Hendricks increasing his mathematically impossible K/BB ratio.

by March 20, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Some Scouts Tell ESPN They Don’t See Meaningful Changes in Jason Heyward’s Swing

Some Scouts Tell ESPN They Don’t See Meaningful Changes in Jason Heyward’s Swing

Not exactly the take on Heyward’s swing that you were hoping to hear.

Top Cubs Prospect Eloy Jimenez Has a Bone Bruise in His Shoulder

Top Cubs Prospect Eloy Jimenez Has a Bone Bruise in His Shoulder

Jimenez will rest for three weeks before throwing again.


Joe Maddon Leaning Toward Batting Pitcher 8th When Kyle Schwarber Leads Off

Joe Maddon Leaning Toward Batting Pitcher 8th When Kyle Schwarber Leads Off

Getting that extra bat in front of Schwarber makes plenty of sense.

Kyle Schwarber Laughs at Your Concerns, Cubs Roster Squeeze, Prospect Bits, and Other Bullets

Kyle Schwarber Laughs at Your Concerns, Cubs Roster Squeeze, Prospect Bits, and Other Bullets

Schwarber will be just fine in the outfield, thank-you-very-much. Also: Rondon’s numbers, the plans at the end of the bench, and Cease’s fastball.

Lackey’s Future, Schwarber’s Position, Happ’s Season, and Other Bullets

Lackey’s Future, Schwarber’s Position, Happ’s Season, and Other Bullets

Is this John Lackey’s final year with the Cubs, or final year overall? Also: Ian Happ is turning Joe Maddon’s head.