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Amid historic run, Fiers tries not to look at numbers
The numbers that Mike Fiers has put up in his first three Major League starts in 2014 haven't just been impressive; they've been downright historic.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Finding playing time for all a challenge for Cubs
Jake Arrieta will continue to pitch through September, but finding innings for other Cubs players the rest of the season will be a challenge for manager Rick Renteria.
Major League Baseball
Rizzo, Baez crush Mets behind stellar Hendricks
Rookie Kyle Hendricks has seen Javier Baez hit monster home runs before, so he wasn't awed by the upper deck blast in the ninth on Monday at Citi Field.
He's neither the Kerry Wood nor Mark Prior of days past, but what Kyle Hendricks has been for the Chicago Cubs thus far is an effective rookie pitcher.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Cubs to pay tribute to 90s at Wrigley during Aug. 19-24 homestand
The Chicago Cubs will host a six-game homestand vs. the San Francisco Giants and Baltimore Orioles August 19-24 while honoring the 1990s decade at Wrigley Field, which saw important moments like Kerry Wood's 20-strikeout game and the unveiling of Harry Caray's statue at the ballpark.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs Celebrate 1990s In Upcoming Homestand
They did. But after a four-game weekend "wraparound" trip to New York that ends Monday, the Cubs will return to Wrigley Field for a six-game homestand against the Giants and Orioles from August 19-24.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
What's Brewing: Could Fiers ignite Brewers?
What Mike Fiers did Thursday afternoon was something special. In striking out 14 Cubs batters over six innings, the Brewers' right-hander joined an What's Brewing: Could Fiers ignite Brewers? What Mike Fiers did Thursday afternoon was something special.
Max Scherzer dazzles as Tigers beat Pirates again
Such as the way the Tigers tacked on three runs in the eighth, two of them on a two-out single by Nick Castellanos, to withstand the two the Pirates countered with in the ninth.
Levine: Cubs' Pitching Plan Might Include Run At Lester
Pitching depth and quality inventory are the prime objectives for the Chicago Cubs front office in completing a rebuild of the franchise over the next two seasons.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Bleed Cubbie Blue
The 1994 MLB Strike, 20 Years After
Baseball nearly committed suicide with the 1994 strike that cancelled the World Series.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Russell leaves Chicago with warm Cubs memories
The Cubs traded the veteran left-handed reliever to the Atlanta Braves along with infielder-outfielder Emilio Bonifacio.
Top deadline deals in Jeter era
Time, as well as the deadline acquisitions of Ichiro Suzuki in 2012 and Alfonso Soriano in 2013, have caused us to look back at that list and re-evaluate it - so, in deference to us being kind of busy on July 31 this year, we've gone back and re-ranked the list, adding in Ichiro and Soriano and shuffling the deck a bit.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
INTERACTIVE: Have your own Chicago-themed trip to Cooperstown
The Hall's award named for Buck O'Neil, a Negro League legend who served as a scout for the Cubs.
The Cardboard Connection
Chicago Cubs Collecting and Fan Guide
Despite their much-publicized title drought, the Chicago Cubs have shown enough flashes of brilliance through their storied history to offer hope to their sizable fan base.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Red Eye Chicago
Cubs fans love fake prospects
It's well-established how tough being a Cubs fan can be. You give and give, and they never deliver.