Tune in or tune out? Handy viewers' guide to the rest of the season
Bartosh didn't last long, pitching 192/3 innings and compiling a 5.49 ERA in '05, the end of a brief and uninteresting major league career.
Thu May 16, 2013
Chicago's Inside Pitch Marmol says he doesn't want out of Chicago
It was another teapot-tempest kind of day earlier as Cubs reliever Carlos Marmol denied a web site report that he wants out of town.
Tue May 14, 2013
Villanueva pounded as Cubs fall to Rockies
The Cubs have made great use of the concept of "core" players, as their repeated statements that Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro are part of their core indicate.
Closer Report: Rankings for Week 7
Ray Guilfoyle discusses his Week 7 Closer Rankings, and highlights some closers that may lose their jobs in the near future.
Mon May 13, 2013
Nicasio's rough start sinks Rockies vs. Cubs
Nicasio allowed five runs in the first two innings and was outpitched by Travis Wood as the Chicago Cubs cruised to a 9-1 victory on Monday night.
Cubs Win 3rd Straight With 9-1 Victory Over Rockies
Travis Wood pitched seven scoreless innings and the Chicago Cubs came within two outs of their first shutout since last August in a 9-1 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.
Cubs vs Cardinals Series Recap
On Tuesday the Cubs and Cardinals renewed their rivalry for the 2013 edition with a short two game set.
Sat May 11, 2013
Save this one for the record books
Looking back, it all boiled down to jealousy. After all, it didn't seem fair one ballclub having enough monetary resources to pick and choose amongst the best players.
Fri May 10, 2013
Dan Haren and his hip might be mistake that haunts Cubs
On a Friday night last November, Dan Haren opened a Twitter account for the first time - just in time to see his name popping up all over the place on accounts from the Dominican Republic to Chicago to Southern California.
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs vs. Nationals Preview, Friday 5/10, 6:05 CT: It's Gotta Be Better Than Last Year
The last time the Cubs played in Washington, they got swept in a four-game series, were outscored 31-9, and got into a bench-clearing incident that, as I recall, had something to do with Steve Clevenger , who is currently on the disabled list.
Thu May 09, 2013
Every MLB Team's Player That Just Needs to Retire
Blinded by competitiveness and high potential salaries, MLB veterans usually don't know when to retire.
Samardzija seeks deserving return to win column
Neither Cubs ace Jeff Samardzija nor Nationals starter Ross Detwiler has pitched much like a one-win pitcher to this point in the season.
Wed May 08, 2013
Chicago Cubs Like Gregg as Closer
Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum officially dubbed Kevin Gregg his closer Wednesday, making Gregg the third pitcher to hold the job since opening day.
Cubs vs Reds Series Recap
May 3, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo after hitting a single during the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field.
Cubs fight breast cancer on 'Pink Out' day
Wednesday was "Pink Out" day at Wrigley Field, with the Cubs distributing pink caps to fans in the bleachers to raise awareness for breast cancer.
The Miami Herald
Gregg named Cubs' closer
Carlos Marmol started the year as the closer before giving way to Kyuji Fujikawa six games later.
Major League Baseball
Quality assurance: Wood pitches Cubs past Cards
Wood posted his seventh straight quality start, and Nate Schierholtz hit a two-run home run, to lift the Cubs to a 2-1 victory Tuesday night over the Cardinals at Wrigley Field.
Tue May 07, 2013
Wood Outpitches Lynn In Cubs' Win Over Cards
Travis Wood pitched impressively into the seventh inning to outduel Lance Lynn, Nate Schierholtz hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs snapped the St.
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs vs. Cardinals Preview, Tuesday 5/7, 7:05 CT: A Quick Rivalry Visit
The Cubs welcome their divisional rivals for a brief visit that will likely be completed less than 24 hours from when it begins.