May 21, 2014
The boos and the big contract never bothered Alfonso Soriano
That's what Alfonso Soriano once told Tony Campana, who used that line after talking so much trash and getting eliminated from Dale Sveum's 2012 bunting tournament.
Chicago's Inside Pitch Beer-cheese soup blog: Milwaukee far north of Chicago
It looks more like a day better suited for Bears-Packers than Cubs-Brewers, but as long as we've got a roof and the grass has some sunlamps, we're OK for baseball at Miller Park.
Bolsinger takes hill to close series in hometown Chicago
Mike Bolsinger did not know how he was going to react when he stepped out onto the Wrigley Field grass for the first time.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Cubs' Edwin Jackson has 1 really efficient inning
Edwin Jackson threw 89 pitches in 52/3 innings Saturday. But in the third, the Cubs' right-hander finished off Reds hitters Billy Hamilton, Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips with just three pitches.
Major League Baseball
Trio of homers power Jackson to first win
Chicago manager Rick Renteria met with his players after Friday's 4-1 loss to the Reds, which he called a "sloppy" game.