Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 4, Cubs 2 – June 23, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Marlins 4, Cubs 2 – June 23, 2016

That’s four straight losses.

by June 23, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Marlins (6:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs at Marlins (6:10 CT) – Lineup, Broadcast Info, Game Thread

Oh, hello Mr. Contreras. Welcome to the Major Leagues … now go play first base!

by June 23, 2016 Pre-Gamin'

Joe Nathan Begins Rehab Assignment in Double-A Tennessee

Joe Nathan Begins Rehab Assignment in Double-A Tennessee

A nice second-half relief option begins his rehab assignment in Double-A Tennessee.

by June 23, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
REPORT: Ian Happ Promoted to Double-A Tennessee

REPORT: Ian Happ Promoted to Double-A Tennessee

Ian Happ is moving on up!

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Willson Contreras Starts at First Base

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Willson Contreras Starts at First Base

He’s a great athlete, so why not?

by June 23, 2016 Cubs Lineups
Cubs Spent Second Most in International Free Agency, But Dodgers Spending Was Absurd

Cubs Spent Second Most in International Free Agency, But Dodgers Spending Was Absurd

The Dodgers spent more in IFA than *six MLB teams spent in payroll!*

Jake Arrieta Basically Dares Batters to Swing Early Against Him

Jake Arrieta Basically Dares Batters to Swing Early Against Him

Adjustments to his approach may be the key for Arrieta to last deeper into games.


Lukewarm Stove: Epstein on Disruptive Additions, Yankees, Baez, Odorizzi, Gurriel, More

Lukewarm Stove: Epstein on Disruptive Additions, Yankees, Baez, Odorizzi, Gurriel, More

Would the Cubs add someone who could impact on the field, but also impact negatively in the clubhouse?

by June 23, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Series Preview: Cubs at Marlins, June 23 – June 26, 2016

Series Preview: Cubs at Marlins, June 23 – June 26, 2016

After an extremely disappointing series sweep, the Cubs head to Miami.

by June 23, 2016 Series Previews
Not Sweating the Cardinals in Short Shorts and Other Bullets

Not Sweating the Cardinals in Short Shorts and Other Bullets

The Cubs’ odds to win the division are still rather enormous. But … I can’t blame frustration.

by June 23, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Minor League Daily: The Value of Depth at Iowa

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Value of Depth at Iowa

When the big league team loses a player, someone’s always right there ready to step up.


Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 7, Cubs 2 – June 22, 2016

Enhanced Box Score: Cardinals 7, Cubs 2 – June 22, 2016

That was not a successful series.

by June 22, 2016 Enhanced Box Scores
Miguel Montero Leaves Game with Right Knee Issue (UPDATE: Rizzo Left, Too)

Miguel Montero Leaves Game with Right Knee Issue (UPDATE: Rizzo Left, Too)

No word on the severity yet. (UPDATE: Sounds like Montero is going to be OK, but Rizzo is day-to-day with back stiffness.)

by June 22, 2016 Chicago Cubs News