1 hr ago
St. Petersburg Times
Yanks' Teixeira nears return
Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira took onfield batting practice Monday for the first time since he sustained a lower lat strain eight days earlier, and he hopes to return to the lineup tonight.
6 hrs ago
Cubs still dealing?
The Cubs made their big deal already -- they aren't about to try to acquire David Price or Jon Lester -- but they may still have a few small deals to come.
10 hrs ago
Tsuyoshi Wada sharp as Cubs top Rockies, 4-1
With Thursday's 3 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline approaching, the audition continues for Cubs players strengthening their case to stay with the team and those showcasing their skills Monday night in front of teams such as the Mariners, Giants, Blue Jays and Brewers.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Dodgers outfield is crowded i 1 2 but in a good way?
Darwin Barney, a former Gold Glove Award winner, was acquired from the Chicago Cubs to back up at second base, third base and shortstop.
Sports Media 101
Breaking Down Arismendy Alcantara's First Two Weeks
Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Bless You Boys
Tigers should look at Darwin Barney
The Chicago Cubs designated Darwin Barney because of his poor offensive production, but he's actually been better offensively than the Tigers' Andrew Romine.
Cubs Trade Barney To Dodgers
The Cubs will trade second baseman Darwin Barney to the Dodgers, 670 The Score's Bruce Levine confirmed Monday afternoon.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Tradeable Cubs: Everyone Else
In the final piece of the series leading up to the trade deadline, we look at what bit parts could carry some value to a contender.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 18 Starts And Sits
Each Friday the fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week of fantasy baseball.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Forget the Record, Cubs Fans Should Be Pleased with the State of the Cubs
Despite having a 41-58 record, fans of the Chicago Cubs have quite a few things to be excited about for the remainder of the 2014 season.
Readers' Q&A: Mark Gonzales' Cubs mailbag
Do you see any free agent outfielders that the Cubs might sign in the next two years since the current outfielders are all journeymen and average at best? Where do you think the Cubs payroll will be if they get rid of Darwin Barney , Nate Schierholtz , Carlos Villanueva and Kyuji Fujikawa ? That only leaves Jackson and Castro making serious MLB ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Baffoe: Goodbye To Barney Another Goodbye To Hendry
A Gold Glove couldn't save him, because that sort of hardware doesn't matter around here anymore.
Deep Left Field
Is Darwin Barney a Fit for the Cleveland Indians?
Chicago Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney slides into third base with a triple against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Let's Go Tribe
Michael Brantley wins an award, Chase Headley traded to Yankees
Michael Brantley wins an award: He was chosen as the 2014 Indians winner of the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association Heart and Hustle Award.
Melvin says Milone would still like to be with A's
A's manager Bob Melvin was asked about Tommy Milone 's trade request, and he said he spoke to the left-hander briefly Monday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Why the Yankees haven't called up Rob Refsnyder -- yet
Trenton Thunder infielder Rob Refsnyder poses during Media Day at Arm & Hammer Park on April 1, 2014 in Trenton, New Jersey.
Cubs activate Bonifacio and recall Hendricks
The Chicago Cubs today activated infielder/outfielder Emilio Bonifacio from the 15-day disabled list and recalled right-handed pitcher Kyle Hendricks from Triple-A Iowa.
Roster Move: Chicago Cubs DFA Darwin Barney, Emilio Bonifacio activated from DL
May 17, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney throws out Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett during the eighth inning at Wrigley Field.
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Emilio Bonifacio Activated From DL, Cubs DFA Darwin Barney
I'm not sure who predicted this one, but whoever said Darwin Barney was going to go to make room for Emilio Bonifacio wins: The Cubs likely are hoping that Bonifacio plays well enough over the next few days that they can trade him before the July 31 non-waiver deadline, or perhaps even after it.
Cubs designated Barney for assignment
The Cubs on Tuesday removed former Gold Glove second baseman Darwin Barney from their roster, designating him for assignment.