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Chicago Tribune 12 hours ago

Cubs stack up well against other three NL Central contenders

The Cubs are involved in a tight divisional race with the Cardinals and Brewers, but outfielder Jason Heyward doesn't go home from games wondering how the other rivals fared. "If they win or lose, they win or lose," Heyward said. "All you can do is control your games. You're always aware, even...
Chicago Tribune Aug 20, 2017

Kris Bryant, Jason Heyward resting, Rene Rivera to make Cubs debut

Some familiar faces are missing from Sunday’s Cubs lineup, and a new face has arrived. Kris Bryant and Jason Heyward will not start in the series finale against the Blue Jays at Wrigley Field as the Cubs attempt a three-game sweep. Catcher Rene Rivera, claimed off waivers from the Mets on Saturday,...
Cubbies Crib Aug 19, 2017

Chicago Cubs: How well is Jason Heyward actually doing?

  Last year was no doubt a disappointment for Jason Heyward, well besides winning that little thing called the ‘World Series’. Jason Heyward had by far the worst statistical season of his career in his first season with the Cubs.  He had a slash line of .230/.306/.631. Since he was coming off of signing an eight-year, […] Chicago Cubs: How well is Jason Heyward actually doing? - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - A Chicago Cubs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Chicago Tribune Aug 18, 2017

Joe Maddon on his event's teen boxers: 'They're the stars, man'

Cubs players and fans watched teen boxers trade blows and exchange handshakes and hugs during a fundraiser for Joe Maddon's Respect 90 foundation on Thursday night. Jason Heyward bid $11,000 to buy a pair of Muhammad Ali's gloves during an auction. "Any time you're doing something for kids it's...
Chicago Tribune Aug 16, 2017

Jason Heyward on holding at third: 'I've got to trust my third base coach'

Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward discusses being held up at third base in the ninth inning against the Reds on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)
Cubs Insider Aug 14, 2017

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jon Jay Leads Off, Zobrist Bats Cleanup, Schwarber Fifth

The Chicago Cubs begin their four-game set against the Cincinnati Reds by sporting a familiar lineup. Leading off is Jon Jay, followed by Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo. The struggling Ben Zobrist will bat cleanup, while the also struggling Kyle Schwarber tailgates. Alex Avila, Jason Heyward, and Javy Baez finish the batting order in front … The post Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jon Jay Leads Off, Zobrist Bats Cleanup, Schwarber Fifth appeared first on Cubs Insider.
Cubs Insider Aug 13, 2017

Watch: Javy Baez Breaks Game Open with Monster Shot

With the Cubs hanging onto a precarious 2-1 lead in the 8th, the Diamondbacks chose to walk Jason Heyward in order to face Javy Baez. Reliever Jake Barrett has actually been a little better against lefties in his limited MLB tenure, but Baez was clearly in swing mode during his previous at-bat. He looked to … The post Watch: Javy Baez Breaks Game Open with Monster Shot appeared first on Cubs Insider.
MLB Aug 13, 2017

American Legion week allows Cubs to rest up

Jason Heyward may take a couple of afternoon naps this week. Kris Bryant expects to sleep a little later in the morning. Welcome to American Legion week for the Cubs.
KFFL Aug 12, 2017

Cubs | Jason Heyward grabs some pine

Chicago Cubs OF Jason Heyward is not in the lineup Saturday, Aug.12, against the Arizona ...
Bleed Cubbie Blue Aug 9, 2017
Chicago Cubs vs. San Francisco Giants preview, Wednesday 8/9, 2:45 CT

Chicago Cubs vs. San Francisco Giants preview, Wednesday 8/9, 2:45 CT

The Cubs still have a chance to meatloaf this series. Happy 28th birthday, Jason Heyward! Yes, he’s exactly one day younger than his teammate Anthony Rizzo. Rizzo, incidentally, gets today off: No Rizzo today for #Cubs. Scheduled day off— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) August 9, 2017 Rizzo is actually having a good August so far: .344/.400/531, 11-for-32 with two home runs. But it can’t hurt to give him a day off. Here are today’s particulars. Cubs lineup: Zobrist RF, Almora CF, Bryant 3B, Contreras 1B, Happ 2B, Baez SS, Schwarber LF, Avila C, Hendricks P Here is today's #Cubs...
Chicago Tribune Aug 9, 2017

Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward out of Cubs' lineup vs. Madison Bumgarner, SF

Anthony Rizzo and Jason Heyward won't start Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs try to take the third and deciding game of their three-game series against San Francico ace Madison Bumgarner. Rizzo is getting a scheduled day off, with the Cubs off Thursday before opening a three-game series at Arizona....
Chicago Tribune Aug 9, 2017

Anthony Rizzo, Jason Heyward out of lineup vs. Giants' Madison Bumgarner

Anthony Rizzo and Jason Heyward won't start Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs try to take the third and deciding game of their three-game series against San Francico ace Madison Bumgarner. Rizzo is getting a scheduled day off, with the Cubs off Thursday before opening a three-game series at Arizona....
Cubs Insider Aug 8, 2017

CI Recap (8/7/17) – Cubs 5, Giants 3: Javy’s Inside-the-Park Homer Fuels Cubs to Win

After a rough loss to close their series with the Nationals, the Cubs looked to rebound Monday playing the last place Giants. Unlike Sunday, the Chicago bullpen was strong and was able to close out a win. The Cubs opened the scoring in the top of the 2nd with a bang. Jason Heyward singled and … The post CI Recap (8/7/17) – Cubs 5, Giants 3: Javy’s Inside-the-Park Homer Fuels Cubs to Win appeared first on Cubs Insider.
Cubs Insider Aug 6, 2017
Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jay Leads Off, Happ Returns as Cubs Try to Wap Fedde

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jay Leads Off, Happ Returns as Cubs Try to Wap Fedde

Jon Jay leading off is a real thing. Joe Maddon will keep riding it while it works, slotting Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, and Willson Contreras after. Kyle Schwarber bats fifth, while Ian Happ returns to hit sixth and play second. Jason Heyward and Javy Baez round out the order. Jon Lester has been fantastic here … The post Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jay Leads Off, Happ Returns as Cubs Try to Wap Fedde appeared first on Cubs Insider.
Cubs Insider Aug 3, 2017
Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jay Leads Off, Javy at Short as Cubs Face DBacks’ Second Zack Attack

Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jay Leads Off, Javy at Short as Cubs Face DBacks’ Second Zack Attack

Jon Jay continues to make his presence felt, batting in the leadoff spot once again. As per usual, Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo follow, with Willson Contreras and Kyle Schwarber behind them. Ian Happ is playing second and batting sixth. Jason Heyward and Javy Baez, playing short today, complete the order. Javy has been generating … The post Chicago Cubs Lineup: Jay Leads Off, Javy at Short as Cubs Face DBacks’ Second Zack Attack appeared first on Cubs Insider.

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