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Arrieta leads Cubs past Orioles

Arrieta leads Cubs past Orioles

CHICAGO | Jake Arrieta said he enjoyed running into some of his old Orioles teammates before Friday's game at Wrigley Field.

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Cubs win suspended game, lose nightcap

Cubs win suspended game, lose nightcap

CHICAGO | Buster Posey went 4 for 4 with his 14th homer, leading Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants to a 5-3 victory over the Cubs on Thursday night.

August 21, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Giants win ruling, crush the Cubs

Giants win ruling, crush the Cubs

CHICAGO | Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings in his fifth start with San Francisco, and the Giants rolled past the Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday, hours after they won a protest regarding a rain-shortened loss from the night before.

August 20, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Hendricks, Baez help Cubs beat Mets 4-1

NEW YORK | On days Kyle Hendricks is on the mound, he can count on Javier Baez, his buddy from the minor leagues, for plenty of run support.

August 18, 2014 5:45 pm Related

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IdealSeat tracks best foul ball spots for fans

IdealSeat tracks best foul ball spots for fans

The Cubs fan found the ideal seat at Wrigley Field almost by accident, sitting in the sunniest of spots along the left-field line and finding a friendly vendor to bring some nachos for his buddy. He even caught a foul ball that day.

August 17, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Castro's homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Mets 2-1

NEW YORK | Starlin Castro gave Mets fans a firsthand tease of the two-way talent that has so many of them eager to see him in a New York uniform.

August 17, 2014 6:45 pm

Mets pull away early from Cubs

Mets pull away early from Cubs

NEW YORK | Wilmer Flores provided a spark with his bat and glove, leading Jonathon Niese and the New York Mets to a 7-3 victory over the Cubs on Saturday night.

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Cubs squander early lead in loss

Cubs squander early lead in loss

NEW YORK | Zack Wheeler struck out 10 in a gritty performance, Eric Campbell hit a three-run homer and the Mets beat the free-swinging Cubs 3-2 Friday night.

August 14, 2014 10:00 pm

Jackson's struggles continue in Cubs' loss

Jackson's struggles continue in Cubs' loss

CHICAGO | Cubs starter Edwin Jackson said he was thinking about things he shouldn't have been during Chicago's 6-2 loss Thursday to the Milwaukee Brewers.

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Baez, Rizzo homer in Cubs' win

Baez, Rizzo homer in Cubs' win

CHICAGO | Javier Baez and Anthony Rizzo hit back-to-back home runs as the Cubs roughed up Kyle Lohse and the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Wednesday night.

August 13, 2014 11:10 pm

Hendricks shuts down the Brewers

Hendricks shuts down the Brewers

CHICAGO | Rookie Kyle Hendricks pitched 7 1-3 innings of six-hit ball in his third consecutive win, and the Cubs cooled off Wily Peralta and the Milwaukee Brewers with a 3-0 victory on Tuesday night.

August 12, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Cubs avoid sweep with 3-2 victory over Rays

Cubs avoid sweep with 3-2 victory over Rays

CHICAGO| Anthony Rizzo was responsible for two of Chicago's 17 strikeouts Sunday. He also had the biggest hit of the game for the Cubs.

August 10, 2014 7:30 pm

Rays pitchers stymie Cubs offense

Rays pitchers stymie Cubs offense

CHICAGO | As soon as he stepped on the mound, Jake Odorizzi went on the attack. And nobody could stop him.

August 09, 2014 8:00 pm

Cubs bow to Rays in extra innings

Cubs bow to Rays in extra innings

CHICAGO | Cubs fans got a chance to see the franchise's next star in person.

August 08, 2014 8:36 pm

Baez hits 2 HRs, drives in 4 as Cubs beat Rockies

Baez hits 2 HRs, drives in 4 as Cubs beat Rockies

DENVER | The Cubs' future looks bright even if their present is a little disappointing.

August 07, 2014 6:41 pm

Arrieta roughed up in Cubs loss

Arrieta roughed up in Cubs loss

DENVER | Carlos Gonzalez homered, doubled and singled in his return to the lineup, and the Colorado Rockies snapped a five-game losing streak with a 13-4 victory over the Cubs on Wednesday night.

August 05, 2014 11:10 pm

Coghlan's HR leads Cubs to 7-3 win over Dodgers

Coghlan's HR leads Cubs to 7-3 win over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES | The Cubs haven't had many highlights to savor this season. Winning a series against the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers has to be right up there.

August 03, 2014 8:30 pm

Cubs start road trip with victory

Cubs start road trip with victory

LOS ANGELES | Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits over seven innings, Starlin Castro had three hits and scored three runs, and the Cubs beat Los Angeles 8-2 on Friday night, snapping the Dodgers' six-game winning streak.

August 01, 2014 11:00 pm

Arrieta pitches Cubs past Rockies

Arrieta pitches Cubs past Rockies

CHICAGO | Jake Arrieta did quite well without his best stuff.

July 31, 2014 6:37 pm

Cubs fall to Rockies in extra innings

CHICAGO | Brandon Barnes hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Cubs 6-4 on Wednesday night.

July 30, 2014 10:15 pm

Wada earns 1st MLB win as Cubs beat Rockies

CHICAGO | Tsuyoshi Wada earned his first big league win, pitching seven strong innings Monday night as the Cubs defeated the Colorado Rockies 4-1.

July 28, 2014 10:30 pm

The Big Hurt, Greg Maddux headline HOF class

The Big Hurt, Greg Maddux headline HOF class

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. | Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.

July 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Hendricks pitches well in Cubs loss

Hendricks pitches well in Cubs loss

CHICAGO | Kyle Hendricks pitched brilliantly Sunday. Unfortunately for the Cubs, Adam Wainwright pitched better.

July 27, 2014 6:45 pm

Adams, Pierzynski lead Cards past Cubs

Adams, Pierzynski lead Cards past Cubs

Matt Adams drove in four runs; A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut, and the Cardinals beat the Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid.

July 26, 2014 9:00 pm

Cubs fans can dream reading 'Killing the Curse'

If there's any question that "Killing the Curse" is a work of fiction, it opens with the Cubs playing in Game 6 of the World Series.

July 26, 2014 5:00 pm

Hall call: Thomas, Glavine and Maddux to enter shrine

Hall call: Thomas, Glavine and Maddux to enter shrine

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. | Frank Thomas was always driven to excel, and that sure served him well.

July 26, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Cubs hand Cardinals 4th straight loss

Cubs hand Cardinals 4th straight loss

CHICAGO | The Cubs don't have the look of a team more interested in draft position than on-field success.

July 25, 2014 8:30 pm

Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins

Noesi, Eaton lead White Sox past Twins

Hector Noesi allowed three hits over 7 2/3 innings, and Adam Eaton had three hits and two RBIs to lead the visiting White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.

July 24, 2014 10:00 pm

Rizzo homers twice as Cubs beat Padres

Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs, and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven innings in his return from the minor leagues on Tuesday night, leading the Cubs to a 6-0 victory over the San Diego Padres that snapped their five-game losing streak.

July 22, 2014 11:00 pm

Rizzo's big catch backfires, Cubs lose to D-Backs

PHOENIX | Things are going so badly for the Cubs, even a spectacular play backfires.

July 20, 2014 8:30 pm

Flowers' 3 hits, go-ahead RBI lead White Sox

Flowers' 3 hits, go-ahead RBI lead White Sox

Tyler Flowers had three hits and drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning to lead the White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

July 19, 2014 7:00 pm

Cubs squander lead in loss

Cubs squander lead in loss

PHOENIX | Paul Goldschmidt homered, Didi Gregorius had a pair of RBI singles and the Arizona Diamondbacks overcame two home runs by Anthony Rizzo to beat the Cubs 5-4 on Friday night.

July 18, 2014 11:00 pm

Jeter bids farwell, AL wins all-star game

Jeter bids farwell, AL wins all-star game

MINNEAPOLIS | Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.

July 15, 2014 11:10 pm Photos

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Wood, Cubs lose 10-7 to Braves

CHICAGO | Arismendy Alcantara is making a strong case to stay with the Cubs.

July 13, 2014 7:15 pm

Alcantara 2 more hits, but Cubs falls to Braves

Alcantara 2 more hits, but Cubs falls to Braves

CHICAGO | The Cubs like to believe better days are ahead. Arismendy Alcantara is one youngster who gives them hope.

July 12, 2014 8:30 pm

Chicago panel expands Wrigley Field makeover

CHICAGO | Wrigley Field took a step in the direction of every major league baseball park in the country Thursday when a city commission unanimously approved a major expansion of planned renovations including several more electronic signs and …

July 10, 2014 8:15 pm

Cubs snap streak with 12-inning win over Reds

Cubs snap streak with 12-inning win over Reds

CINCINNATI | Arismendy Alcantara needed just one day to get the feel of the big leagues.

July 10, 2014 5:15 pm

Red Sox rally to snap skid, beat White Sox

Red Sox rally to snap skid, beat White Sox

Daniel Nava doubled in the tying run in the ninth inning and scored on Brock Holt's single as the Boston Red Sox rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the White Sox 5-4 on Wednesday night and snap a four-game losing streak.

July 09, 2014 8:45 pm

Cubs lose to Reds, fall to 0-5 since big trade

Cubs lose to Reds, fall to 0-5 since big trade

CINCINNATI | When it comes to playing two, the Cubs can't even win one.

July 08, 2014 10:45 pm

Highland grad Jordan Minch signs with Cubs

Highland grad Jordan Minch signs with Cubs

Jordan Minch announced late Monday that he's opted to forgo his final two years at Purdue and sign a professional contract with the Cubs.

July 08, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Bruce helps Reds overcome his error, beat Cubs 9-3

Bruce helps Reds overcome his error, beat Cubs 9-3

CINCINNATI | Jay Bruce played first base for the first time since high school and committed an error that let in a run Monday night, but later homered to help the Cincinnati Reds rally for a 9-3 victory over the Cubs in the opener of a five-g…

July 07, 2014 8:30 pm

Trade costs Samardzija chance for All-Star outing

NEW YORK | The trade that put Jeff Samardzija on a postseason contender cost him a chance to pitch in his first All-Star game.

July 06, 2014 8:30 pm

Noesi helps White Sox edge Mariners;

Noesi helps White Sox edge Mariners;

Hector Noesi thinks he is a better pitcher than he was when he struggled at the start of the season. One of his former teams got a closer look at his improvement on Sunday.

July 06, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Athletics finalize blockbuster trade with Cubs

Athletics finalize blockbuster trade with Cubs

OAKLAND, Calif. | The beginning of July's first blockbuster trade occurred about a month ago, when Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane called Chicago Cubs executive Theo Epstein to ask about Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.

July 05, 2014 2:20 pm

Ruggiano homers, Cubs cool off Nationals

Ruggiano homers, Cubs cool off Nationals

WASHINGTON | Jason Hammel picked up another victory for the Cubs, and that part of his Friday afternoon was very satisfying.

July 04, 2014 10:30 pm

Minnesota Stats: Choosing All-Stars no easy chore

Minnesota Stats: Choosing All-Stars no easy chore

NEW YORK | Without regard to fan or player balloting, here are our selections for the 85th All-Star game July 15 at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins since 2010.

July 03, 2014 12:26 pm

Cubs complete sweep with blowout victory

Cubs complete sweep with blowout victory

BOSTON | Justin Ruggiano, Mike Olt and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers to power the Cubs to a 16-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night, completing a three-game interleague series sweep.

July 02, 2014 10:07 pm

Valbuena's sac fly lifts Cubs over Red Sox

Valbuena's sac fly lifts Cubs over Red Sox

BOSTON | Luis Valbuena broke a ninth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly that sent the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.

July 01, 2014 10:07 pm

Cubs Arrieta comes up short in no-hit bid

BOSTON | Jake Arrieta held the Red Sox hitless until Stephen Drew singled with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Cubs beat Boston 2-0 on Monday night in the opener of only the second series between the teams at Fenway Park since 1918.

June 30, 2014 9:00 pm

Cubs waste Beeler start, swept by Nationals

Cubs waste Beeler start, swept by Nationals

CHICAGO | Dallas Beeler surveyed his surroundings and wasted no time getting comfortable. He then did whatever he wanted in his major league debut, except pick up the win.

June 28, 2014 10:20 pm
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