Iowa continues to get great pitching, and Boise is having trouble finding it in the thin, dry air of Idaho.
The Cubs first baseman, who had started every game this season, was not in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Cardinals.
The Cubs made their first official announcement of signing draft picks this afternoon.
Sam Zell is gone from the Tribune Co., but his toxic financial legacy lives on. Not only did his debt-fueled purchase of one of the nation's biggest media companies help precipitate its bankruptcy, costing creditors billions and wiping out thousands of jobs, but he has left a nasty tax mess behind for Tribune, which exited Chapter 11 proceedings on ... (more)
Once again the Chicago Cubs ' Carlos Marmol snatched defeat from the jaws of victory yesterday in New York against the Mets, ruining starter Matt Garza's chance for a well-deserved win.
Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood seems to keep pitching better every outing. He just has very little to show for it.
Molina had two more hits Monday night against the Chicago Cubs, including a two-run double, to help the Cardinals to a 5-2 win in the opener of a four-game series.
Shelby Miller left the Cardinals' game with cramping in his right leg but would pick up his eighth win of the season.
Many experts anticipated the Chicago Cubs would take Stanford's RHP Mark Appel or Oklahoma's RHP Jonathan Gray with the second overall pick in the 2013 MLB Draft, but they opted for University of San Diego slugger Kris Bryant.
Say what you will about Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum , but he has done his best to keep every member of the Cubs' lackluster offense guessing.
This offseason when the Miami Marlins traded away Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson and others to the Toronto Blue Jays , young Marlins' slugger Giancarlo Stanton let it be known that he was not happy .
May 3, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
Maybe the St. Louis Cardinals were looking ahead to the Chicago Cubs. In a matchup of worst versus first, NL Central leader St. Louis mustered only five hits Sunday and lost to the woeful Miami Marlins.
We've learned one of two things so far about Boise. Either they have very good pitching or Eugene has very poor hitting.
Xavier Paul hit a three-run home run, Joey Votto added a two-run shot and the Cincinnati Reds roughed up Matt Garza and the Chicago Cubs 12-2 on Tuesday night.
Kirk Nieuwenhuis smacked the game-winning three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to help the New York Mets steal a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs in the finale of a three-game set at Citi Field.