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Remember That Time Aroldis Chapman Set Off Anthony Rizzo? There’s No Bad Blood

Remember That Time Aroldis Chapman Set Off Anthony Rizzo? There’s No Bad Blood

In light of recent rumors, it’s worth remembering the big moment.

Pedro Strop’s Tremendous Season, Curb Your Maddon, Facing Taillon, and Other Bullets

Pedro Strop’s Tremendous Season, Curb Your Maddon, Facing Taillon, and Other Bullets

Strop’s been basically perfect. Joe Maddon will soon be a TV star, the Cubs will soon face a top young Pirates pitcher, and much more.


WATCH: Albert Almora Jr. Clutch Double Wins It for the Cubs

WATCH: Albert Almora Jr. Clutch Double Wins It for the Cubs

That’ll play, dude. That’ll play.

by June 14, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Post-Draft Cubs Notes: Early Signings, Top-Ranked Prospect for Cubs, Strategy, More

Post-Draft Cubs Notes: Early Signings, Top-Ranked Prospect for Cubs, Strategy, More

The Cubs have signed a couple picks (or are close to it), and they also nabbed the best player in the entire draft, according to one metric.

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Baez at Third, Bryant to Left

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Baez at Third, Bryant to Left

John Lackey hopes to preserve the Cubs chances to win the series.

by June 14, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Cubs Lineups
REPORT: Cubs Sign Lefty Brian Matusz to Minor League Deal

REPORT: Cubs Sign Lefty Brian Matusz to Minor League Deal

A no-risk, nice upside bullpen addition stashed away in the minors? Yeah, that’s the Cubs.

City Announces “Compromise” on Plaza Rules, But Cubs Don’t Agree

City Announces “Compromise” on Plaza Rules, But Cubs Don’t Agree

We aren’t too happy about the planned rules either.


Just Get into the Playoffs Just Get Into the Playoffs Just Get and Other Bullets

Just Get into the Playoffs Just Get Into the Playoffs Just Get and Other Bullets

Reading too much into last night’s game would be a mistake. Also: the Pirates’ struggles, short-season rosters, more.

That Time Javy Baez Lost His Bat and Nearly Hit Albert Almora Jr. (VIDEO)

That Time Javy Baez Lost His Bat and Nearly Hit Albert Almora Jr. (VIDEO)

All’s well that ends well, and it turned into good offense late.

by June 13, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Cubs Humor
Cubs Claim Hard-Throwing Righty R.J. Alvarez Off of Waivers from A’s

Cubs Claim Hard-Throwing Righty R.J. Alvarez Off of Waivers from A’s

A former top prospect, Alvarez is recovering from elbow surgery. He flashes electric stuff, though.

A Home Run Derby for Pitchers? Including Jake Arrieta? It’s Possible

A Home Run Derby for Pitchers? Including Jake Arrieta? It’s Possible

It might not be as crazy as it sounds.


Jon Lester’s Video Game Numbers and Other Bullets

Jon Lester’s Video Game Numbers and Other Bullets

Do you even remember that Lester went just 2.2 innings five starts ago? Nope. He’s been crazy good. Also, the Pirates have been crazy bad.

Weekend Catch-Up: New Signings, Trade Fallout, 2016 MLB Draft, More

Weekend Catch-Up: New Signings, Trade Fallout, 2016 MLB Draft, More

Quite a bit going on for the Cubs this weekend as we head into mid-June.

by June 13, 2016 Chicago Cubs News