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Last Build Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:34:02 EDT

 



Cubs reportedly nearing deal with Morrow

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:15:12 EDT

In need of help at the back of their bullpen, the Cubs are nearing a deal with free-agent right-hander Brandon Morrow, according to MLB Network Insider Jon Heyman. The club has not confirmed the report.



Today only! Take 30 percent off orders over $30

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:50:25 EDT

It's a special friends and family savings event at the Cubs Shop, where if you spend more than $30 you can take 30 percent off your order. Use the code BIGDEAL and save until 10:59 p.m. CT.



Cubs make 3 items available in WM auction

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:15:05 EDT

The Cubs-related offerings include a chance to meet the team's broadcasters; to play catch at Wrigley Field; and to spend a "dream day" at the ballpark. Opening bids for the three items are $1,000.



Cubs arrive for Meetings with 1 blank filled in

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:33:23 EDT

Before the Cubs' contingent arrived for the Winter Meetings, they were able to check an item off their to-do list by signing free-agent pitcher Tyler Chatwood. But there's much more to do, starting Monday.



Hendry aims to reunite with life-saving doctor

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 16:43:37 EDT

Next week, when Jim Hendry is back in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., for baseball's Winter Meetings, he's going to try to contact the man who saved his life 11 years ago, Dr. J.



No-htani? No problem: Cubs set to move on

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 16:40:36 EDT

As much as manager Joe Maddon was intrigued by having Shohei Ohtani in the rotation and possibly the outfield, the Cubs were eliminated on Friday when the Japanese player's agent announced Ohtani had picked the Angels.



Cubs add righty Chatwood to rotation mix

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 14:18:38 EDT

When the Cubs looked at Tyler Chatwood's statistics, they considered both his numbers at Coors Field and on the road. The right-hander is definitely looking forward to calling somewhere else home. The Cubs hope to have filled one of the holes in their rotation by signing the free-agent righty to a three-year, $38 million contract.



Cubs' Top 30 Prospects list

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:42:47 EDT

Who do the Cubs have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Chicago's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.



5 reasons Chatwood could be steal for Cubs

Thu, 7 Dec 2017 13:54:09 EDT

Which team will snag the next undervalued low-cost pitcher with questionable traditional stats and history who just might be an incredibly useful player if put in the right situation? They'll all have their guesses. We have ours. Let's introduce you to Tyler Chatwood, formerly of the Rockies, who agreed to a three-year deal with the Cubs on Thursday.



Inbox: Is Schwarber a trade candidate?

Thu, 7 Dec 2017 10:08:26 EDT

Will the Cubs consider trading Kyle Schwarber? Carrie Muskat answers this question and more in the latest Inbox.



Starting pitching on Cubs to-do list at Meetings

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 16:40:30 EDT

Finding pitching has been the Cubs' No. 1 priority this offseason, and it's still tops on their list heading into the Winter Meetings next week. Could they also make a splash by signing two-way Japanese player Shohei Ohtani?



Schwarber already preparing for next season

Wed, 6 Dec 2017 11:15:00 EDT

Schwarber already preparing for next season



'Tis the season: Schwarber, Rizzo give back

Mon, 4 Dec 2017 10:54:02 EDT

The Cubs' Kyle Schwarber and Anthony Rizzo were both active this weekend with their respective foundations.



Cubs send Rondon into free agency

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 20:39:25 EDT

After five years, 77 saves and 296 appearances out of the bullpen, Hector Rondon's tenure with the Cubs appears to have come to a close.



New Prolight 59Fifty Spring Training caps are in

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:11:55 EDT

New Era unveiled the new PROLIGHT 59FIFTY that players will be wearing this spring, a fitted cap featuring a new featherweight polyester material that is the lightest on-field fabric in MLB history.



MLB Pipeline's Top 50 Draft prospects for 2018

Tue, 5 Dec 2017 12:08:54 EDT

For the first time in three years, the top spot on MLBPipeline.com's early Draft Top 50 list is not topped by a high school pitcher. It should come as no surprise that the top guy is still a pitcher, and one from the 2017 College World Series champion Florida Gators. Right-hander Brady Singer, who helped pitch them to that title as a sophomore, is the clear choice as the best overall talent in the 2018 Draft class.



Cubs, reliever Alvarez agree to 1-year deal

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 13:04:50 EDT

The Cubs added bullpen depth on Friday, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract with left-hander Dario Alvarez. The club did not announce the terms of the deal.



Latest Wrigley Field renovations underway

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 12:24:04 EDT

While the Cubs' front office is focused on finding players for the 2018 season, the next phase of the renovation at Wrigley Field is underway, and this offseason's work will result in new club box and field box seats, an improved concourse, more netting to protect fans and wider dugouts.



Hit Wrigley homers as member of Pearl Jam

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 11:25:43 EDT

Hit Wrigley homers as member of Pearl Jam



Celebrate Baez's 25th birthday with some GIFs

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 08:59:08 EDT

Celebrate Baez's 25th birthday with some GIFs



Colt following: Horse named Bryzzo wins race

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 13:00:00 EDT

Jason Loutsch is a huge Cubs fan, so when it came time to name the dark bay colt his Albaugh Family Stable bought in September 2016, he decided to combine the names of his two favorite players.



Let there be light: Rizzo donates to high school

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 13:30:00 EDT

Anthony Rizzo announced through his foundation on Monday that he will donate $150,000 to his Parkland, Fla. high school to cover half of the cost of a state-of-the-art lighting system at newly named Anthony Rizzo Field. He hopes to raise the rest during a fundraiser planned for January.



Cubs 2018 ticket packs on sale now

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:01:46 EDT

Cubs fans can get a head start on purchasing tickets for the 2018 season by buying multi-game packages.



Rivera helping bring Christmas to kids in PR

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:02:06 EDT

Cubs catcher Rene Rivera and his wife, Mariel Perez, know families are struggling to rebuild in their homeland of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, and the couple wants to make sure children there get gifts this holiday season.



Cubs announce Hickey as new pitching coach

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:16:09 EDT

The Cubs announced Jim Hickey as the pitching coach Tuesday and named Will Venable first-base coach, replacing Brandon Hyde, who is switching to the dugout to be manager Joe Maddon's bench coach.



Hey, Chicago! Park at Wrigley offers holiday fun

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:07:19 EDT

Cubs fans can ice skate, shop for holiday gifts, and find plenty to eat at the Park at Wrigley.



Hello spring: Schedules are out

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:14:20 EDT

The Cubs' 2018 Cactus League schedule begins on the road Feb. 23 against the Brewers, and they open their 40th consecutive Spring Training in Mesa, Ariz., the next day against the Rangers. The Cubs' spring schedule also includes split-squad games in Las Vegas against the Indians on March 17-18.



Cubs, Red Sox to close ST with pair of games

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:09:29 EDT

The Cubs and Red Sox will close Spring Training with two exhibitions at the Red Sox's Spring Training home, JetBlue Park, in Fort Myers, Fla.



Wood, Zambrano named to first HOF ballot

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:07:37 EDT

Kerry Wood, who struck out 20 in one game his rookie season, and Carlos Zambrano, who threw a no-hitter in 2008, are among the first-time nominees on the Hall of Fame ballot.



Top prospect De La Cruz put on 40-man roster

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:30:58 EDT

Ahead of Monday's 7 p.m. CT deadline to protect players from next month's Rule 5 Draft, the Cubs selected the contracts of right-handers Adbert Alzolay and Oscar De La Cruz plus infielder David Bote, and added them to their 40-man roster. Outfielder Jacob Hannemann also cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Triple-A Iowa.



Borkowski, former Cubs OF, dies at 91

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:25:34 EDT

Bob Borkowski, an outfielder who played six seasons for the Cubs, Reds and Dodgers from 1950-55, passed away at the age of 91 on Saturday.