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Monday | Chicago Sun-Times

Cubs reliever James Russell wants to start

As the Cubs try to figure out what their starting rotation will look like next year - or even down the stretch this year - James Russell believes he has one solution: The left-handed reliever hasn't started since emergency duty in 2011, but he always has considered himself a big-league starter and says he can help fill the rotation voids created by ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, James Russell, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Kyle Hendricks impressive despite loss against Cardinals

But mental aptitude is the element that can be the difference for a gifted pitcher - as it was for the onetime Cub inducted into the Hall of Fame on Sunday.


Related Topix: Sports, Kyle Hendricks, Baseball Players, Adam Wainwright, Matt Holliday

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Gapers Block

Chicago All-Star Softball Challenge @ Schaumburg Boomers Stadium

Where can you find Ryan Dempster, Carlos Zambrano, Billy Williams and Ozzie Guillen all on one baseball diamond? In Schaumburg at Boomers Stadium, that's where! It's the Second Annual LAP Chicago All-Star Softball Challenge with tickets as low as $15 and all proceeds going to benefit Chicago White Sox Charities, Cubs Charities, and local children's ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Carlos Zambrano

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs 6, Padres 0: The Anthony Rizzo And Kyle Hendricks Show

The future of the next Cubs contending team was on display, big time, at Wrigley Field on an extremely warm and sticky Tuesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Arismendy Alcantara, Major League Baseball, Andrew Cashner, Chicago Cubs

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Herald

Iowa pitchers ready to contribute to Cubs

Wearing a cumbersome brace on his left knee due to recent surgery, Iowa Cubs pitching coach Bruce Walton was limping around Principal Park with a walking cane.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Dallas Beeler, Chris Rusin, Jeff Samardzija, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Cubbies Crib

Kyle Hendricks to start Tuesday, Cubs give him opportunity for rotation

Jul 10, 2014; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks throws against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning at Great American Ball Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Cincinnati Reds, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Call to the Pen

Positive steps for the Chicago Cubs

Jul 13, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs second baseman Arismendy Alcantara hits a two-run homer against the Atlanta Braves during the sixth inning at Wrigley Field.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Arismendy Alcantara, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Former Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster sells Lakeview home for $1.77 million

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Ryan Dempster on Tuesday sold a five-bedroom, 5,300-square-foot house in Lakeview for $1.765 million.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Cubs select RHP Kyle Hendricks, option RHP Dallas Beeler

The Chicago Cubs today selected right-handed pitcher Kyle Hendricks from Triple-A Iowa.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dallas Beeler

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Dartmouth Big Green

Hendricks Gets the Call to the Big Leagues

Kyle Hendricks , a member of the Dartmouth Class of 2012, is getting the call up from the minor leagues to join the 25-man roster of the Chicago Cubs.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Baseball Players

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Daily Herald

Time again for Cubs to look at some new starters

Between now and the end of the season, we're going to get a good look at some of the pitching in the Cubs' system.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Travis Wood, Jeff Samardzija, Dallas Beeler

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Cubs Shortstop Starlin Castro Elected to N.L. All-Star Team

Right-handed pitcher Jeff Samardzija elected to N.L. Club by players, First Baseman Anthony Rizzo on the N.L. Final Vote Ballot CHICAGO - Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was today elected to the 2014 National League All-Star team.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Carlos Marmol, Kerry Wood, Carlos Zambrano

Cubs' veterans hope to lead youngsters

Carlos Villanueva wasn't informed that he would be starting Saturday's game until 11 a.m. - five hours before the first pitch.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Jeff Samardzija

Daily Herald

With trade, Cubsa Epstein sees light at end of tunnel

They'd go into a season, and at some point they'd trade veteran pitching for good prospects and then lose a bunch of games in the second half.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Reed Johnson, Steve Clevenger, Jaye Chapman, Christian Villanueva

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Cubs load up in blockbuster deal

For the third straight year, the Cubs have dealt two of their starting pitchers.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Matt Garza

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Minor League Ball

Prospect Note: Kyle Hendricks, RHP, Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs got a good big league debut outing from rookie right-hander Dallas Beeler this past weekend.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dallas Beeler