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Son of Sox draftee, Bryant homers at Fenway

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:37:09 EDT

Kris Bryant had hit one time at Fenway Park when he was a collegian and playing in the Cape Cod League, but he didn't clear the Green Monster during that visit. Bryant did just that Friday. He launched his third home run of the season in the first inning, sending an 0-1 pitch from the Red Sox's Drew Pomeranz over the Monster.

Epstein back in Boston for baseball, charity

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:06:44 EDT

With the Chicago Cubs in town for a three-game series at Fenway Park this weekend, team president of baseball operations Theo Epstein was taking full advantage of the opportunity to return to his hometown, this time as the man who was key to ending two of the longest-enduring World Series championship droughts in history.

Inbox: Can the Cubs keep up the fun?

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:57:03 EDT

Who is keeping the mood light for the young Cubs? Beat reporter Carrie Muskat answers this and more in the latest Inbox.

MLB.TV: Watch every night on every device

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:17:26 EDT

It all began 15 years ago, and you are going to want to be part of the MLB.TV celebration of baseball and technology, as the world's longest-running and most successful live-streaming sports product is a way of life for millions.

Cubs star Rizzo 'forever thankful' to Red Sox

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:01:01 EDT

The last time the Cubs played in Boston was in 2014. Anthony Rizzo drove past Massachusetts General Hospital at the time and got a knot in his stomach, because that's where he began his treatment for cancer. He was diagnosed in 2008 while a Minor Leaguer in the Red Sox's organization.

Tale of the tape: Cubs-Red Sox

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:09:17 EDT

Tale of the tape: Cubs-Red Sox

For Ricketts, Cubs' blueprint began with Red

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:36:16 EDT

Tom Ricketts plans to be among a sea of Chicagoans at Fenway Park this weekend for one of baseball's most intriguing Interleague series. You know he's bringing his World Series ring to show Red Sox owner John Henry and others, including president/CEO emeritus Larry Lucchino, who have collected three of their own since 2004.

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's Prospect Watch.

Happ belts eighth homer for Triple-A Iowa

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 01:00:28 EDT

Tyler Mahle's chances of throwing his second straight perfect game came undone just two batters into his start on Thursday. The Reds' No. 10 prospect still was plenty good, tossing six dominant frames to extend his scoreless innings streak to 19 2/3 for Double-A Pensacola.

Rizzo homers, drives in 4, but Cubs fall short

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:03:50 EDT

After seeing his team score five runs over the previous three days, manager Clint Hurdle decided it was time for a change atop the order. Hurdle turned to Josh Harrison, his "Tabasco sauce" leadoff man, and Harrison helped spice up the Pirates' lineup in a 6-5 win over the Cubs on Wednesday night at PNC Park.

Missed chances, botched defense cost Lester

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:37 EDT

Jon Lester began Wednesday as the only Major League pitcher with at least four starts this year without a decision. That changed, although not in the way the Cubs' lefty would've liked.

Maddon looking forward to Fenway return

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:19:16 EDT

Joe Maddon remembers his first trip to Boston in 1995. He was a coach on the Angels, the team arrived around 6 a.m., and it was raining. That didn't stop him from exploring.

Lester eager for first visit to Fenway since '14

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:14:55 EDT

Jon Lester will return to Fenway Park on Friday for the first time since he was traded in 2014 by the Red Sox to the Athletics, but he won't pitch in the Interleague series.

Hendricks outduels Cole as Cubs edge Bucs

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:16:49 EDT

A night after scoring a season-high 14 runs and pounding out 17 hits, the Cubs were limited to two hits Tuesday at PNC Park. But they only needed one, compounded by a timely mistake by the Pirates, to escape with a 1-0 win over Gerrit Cole and the Bucs.

Velo differential helps Hendricks get on track

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:25:57 EDT

The Pirates had a runner at second base and two outs in the sixth inning against the Cubs' Kyle Hendricks, who was protecting a 1-0 lead. Hendricks got Francisco Cervelli to strike out swinging at a 78-mph changeup and pumped his fist, although you had to be paying attention to see it.

Heyward: No preference for placement in OF

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:23:07 EDT

Jason Heyward won his fourth Gold Glove Award last year as the top defensive right fielder in the National League. This season, he's started seven games in center and on Tuesday, made his 11th start in right field for the Cubs. Would he prefer to play right field?

Blue Monday: Cubs put on show vs. Pirates

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:09:54 EDT

The first time the Cubs and Pirates met this season, the Bucs came from behind three days in a row to sweep the series at Wrigley Field. The Cubs ensured there would be no comeback Monday night, running up a big lead in the first two innings and cruising to a 14-3 win at PNC Park.

Ross goes boy band on Dancing With the Stars

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:46:28 EDT

Ross goes boy band on Dancing With the Stars

Heyward continues to impress at the dish

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:59:00 EDT

If it looks as if Jason Heyward is hitting the ball harder, he is.

Maddon sticking with Schwarber in left field

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:00:21 EDT

Kyle Schwarber started in right field at PNC Park during the 2015 National League Wild Card game, and Cubs manager Joe Maddon hinted in Spring Training that may happen during the regular season as well. But Schwarber made his 10th start in left field on Monday as the Cubs opened a three-game series against the Pirates.

3 HRs in 3 days? Simply business for Rizzo

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:05:21 EDT

Anthony Rizzo says that, for him, the components of a sizzling hot streak pretty much resemble the components for any other day at the office.

Russell gets autographs on Pokemon cards

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:53:42 EDT

Russell gets autographs one Pokemon card at a time

Cubs outmuscled as Cincy sweep bid denied

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 17:34:28 EDT

It's been a rough first few weeks of the season for Reds right fielder Scott Schebler. But pitcher Bronson Arroyo was fortunate to have Schebler's contributions supporting his strong start in a 7-5 victory over the Cubs as Cincinnati salvaged one game from its three-game series at Great American Ball Park on Sunday.

Contreras' slam leads Cubs' HR show in Cincy

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 17:43:37 EDT

On a chilly and blustery Saturday afternoon, the Cubs' bats provided plenty of heat with three home runs and a 12-8 victory over the Reds that gave Chicago its first four-game winning streak of the season. Meanwhile, Cincinnati has dropped four games in a row, and seven of nine, to drop to a .500 record at 9-9.

Maddon: Heyward's adjustments 'very effective'

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:22:03 EDT

Last April, Jason Heyward was the new kid on the block. This April, he is just one of the guys.

Reds tease Cubs fans with 'Bandwagon Cam'

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 22:11:27 EDT

Reds tease Cubs fans with 'Bandwagon Cam'

La Stella to Minors as Cubs keep 8 in 'pen

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 13:06:52 EDT

Chicago manager Joe Maddon gave another endorsement to the eight-man bullpen concept Saturday when infielder Tommy La Stella was activated from the bereavement list and optioned to Triple-A Iowa.

Rizzo HR helps Cubs to another dramatic win

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:05:28 EDT

In 2016, the Cubs won 15 of 19 games vs. the Reds. They also won 15 of the previous 19 games at Great American Ball Park the past two seasons. That trend continued on Friday, but it was far from easy as the game went 11 innings before a 6-5 Cubs victory.

Down, but not out: Rizzo comes through in 9th

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:31:45 EDT

Yep, he's Anthony Rizzo for a reason. The Chicago first baseman and No. 3 hitter was 0-for-3 with a walk Friday night when he stepped to the plate in the ninth inning with two outs, two on base, and the Cubs trailing Cincinnati, 5-2.

Ross has acquired new duties at Bryzzo

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:40:06 EDT

Ross has acquired new duties at Bryzzo

Happ hits seventh homer for Iowa, leads Minors

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:37:20 EDT

No pitcher has been more dominant than Class A Columbia's Merandy Gonzalez to begin the season. That trend continued on Friday night, as the Mets' No. 14 prospect extended his scoreless innings streak to 20 2/3 by tossing seven frames in a win against Lexington.