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Bailey's arm excellent in Reds' 8-2 win over Cubs
It's not wise to attach too much importance to any April game, but Sunday's was one the Reds really needed to win.
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Cubs' struggles with runners in scoring position a major issue
Apr 18, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs second baseman Emilio Bonifacio hits a single against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning at Wrigley Field.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Welington Castillo continues to grow as a leader
The success of the Chicago Cubs isn't going to fall on one player. But an integral part of the process will involve Cubs' catcher Welington Castillo .
The Miami Herald
Cubs hit 3 HRs, break loose to beat Reds 8-4
Chris Bosh, left, and his Heat teammates rejoice after winning the second game of last season's first-round playoff series against the Bucks.
Chicago's Inside Pitch Renteria basks in sunshine again
A few clouds have moved in over Wrigley Field on this cool Saturday, but it was all sunshine in the Cubs dugout this morning as manager Rick Renteria was back to his old positive self.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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Potential implications of having Starlin Castro back to his old self
Last season, Starlin Castro was arguably one of the most polarizing figures on the Chicago Cubs roster.
Recap: Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati
Alfredo Simon yielded one unearned run through six-plus innings as the Cincinnati Reds dealt the sputtering Chicago Cubs a 4-1 loss at Wrigley Field.
Levine: Cubs Offense A Real Issue
Cubs manager Rick Renteria knew run production would be an issue in 2014. Plenty of good starting pitching has been wasted in the team's 4-10 start to the season.
Yankees complete DH shutout sweep of Cubs
The New York Yankees hurler fired six scoreless innings to help the Bronx Bombers complete a doubleheader sweep of the visiting Chicago Cubs with a 2-0 victory in Wednesday's nightcap.
Bangor Daily News
Rangers open playoffs with win over Flyers
Brad Richards scored the go-ahead power-play goal midway into the third period and set up two other tallies as New York maintained its home dominance of Philadelphia with a 4-1 victory in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs: Full Series Preview, TV Schedule
The Cincinnati Reds will head to Wrigley Field this weekend to take on the Chicago Cubs .
Derek Jeter looks forward to Wrigley Field visit
Yankees All-Star shortstop Derek Jeter doesn't like the phrase "farewell tour,'' but he is looking forward to next month's trip to Wrigley Field.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Yankees 2, Cubs 0
Yankees 2, Cubs 0: Michael Pineda tossed six scoreless innings and three relievers helped finish off New York's second shutout of the day against visiting Chicago.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Breaking Down the Cubs' Biggest Strengths and Weaknesses of the 2014 Season
A dozen games into the 2014 MLB season, the Chicago Cubs find themselves heading into Yankee Stadium with a 4-8 record and a 3-6 record against division rivals.
Tanaka dominates Cubs in 3-0 victory
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Tanaka dominates Cubs in 3-0 victory
Masahiro Tanaka allowed a pair of bunt singles and struck out 10 in eight dominant innings, leading the New York Yankees to a 3-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Are there five good things about the Cubs so far?
If Jeff Samardzija's excellent pitching continues, he'll bring the Cubs better prospects when he's traded this summer.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand After 2 Weeks
That said, here in the early going, there is an extra factor that comes into play: expectations entering the season.
Chicago Cubs Will Be Major Players If Jon Lester Reaches Free Agency
According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com, the Boston Red Sox recently offered their ace left-handed pitcher Jon Lester a four-year extension worth somewhere between $70 and $80 million.