The first game of the year means the first series of the year. The Cardinals come to Chicago.
Close it down. In Milwaukee. Maybe go down the slide.
The final home series of 2014, and it’s against the Cardinals. When the Cubs are good, this kind of thing will be crazy.
A bit of a change from the Reds squad that the Cubs just swept out of town.
Back to Wrigley Field for the final homestand of the season.
Oh, hey, all right, the Pirates again.
The Cubs head north of the border to face the team we may have discussed more than any team that the Cubs haven’t actually played.
These two teams haven’t played since mid-June. This series is hugely important to the Pirates.
Back to Wrigley Field to start the final month of the year.
The Cubs close out the month of August with a stop in St. Louis.
The Cubs are off to Cincinnati with spirits high. Also: JORGE SOLER JORGE SOLER JORGE SOLER JORGE SOLER JO…
The first place Orioles come to Wrigley for the weekend.
The Cubs head home on a modest two-game winning streak.
No, New York Mets, you cannot have Starlin Castro for a song. Even if it’s one of them good Broadway songs.
The Brewers are coming off of a couple sorely needed series wins.
Perhaps the buzziest series at Wrigley Field in a good long while.
Just your ho-hum series between two bottom dwellers, with absolutely nothing new or intriguing whatsoever.
From the worst in the NL West to the best in the NL West. In their house.
A surprisingly important series, and one that comes at the Trade Deadline.
At least the Cardinals are also coming off some losses.