2:17 PM EDT, Tue April 28, 2015
Chicago Tribune 14 hours ago

Batting order no hindrance as Cubs shut out Pirates

Manager Joe Maddon knows his preference for batting his starting pitcher eighth causes plenty of discussion in sports bars and around water coolers.
Beaver County Times 15 hours ago

Cubs end Pirates' streak with 4-0 victory

Kris Bryant drove in two runs, Jason Hammel threw eight scoreless innings and the Chicago Cubs beat Pittsburgh 4-0 Monday night, ending the Pirates' five-game winning streak.
Northwest Herald 14 hours ago

Bryant, Hammel, Cubs beat Pirates; fan injured by flying bat

CHICAGO – With each win, the Cubs seem to gain a little bit more confidence.

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Northwest Herald Apr 26, 2015

Russell's bases-loaded double leads Cubs over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Rookie Addison Russell finished his first week in the majors with his biggest hit yet.
Columbus Dispatch Apr 26, 2015

Cubs 5, Reds 0: Wasted oppportunities come back to haunt Reds

The Cincinnati Reds lost their third in a row on Sunday, 5-2 to the Chicago Cubs. They ended up being swept in the rain-shortened, two-game series because the bullpen was shaky and the offense couldn’t take advantage of opportunities.
Red Reporter Apr 26, 2015

Cubs 5, Reds 2 - Chicago pounces on early error, holds off Cincinnati

A meat-grinder of a Sunday matinee. The Joe Nuxhall Memorial Honorary Star of the Game On a day when nobody really stood out either on the mound or at the plate for the Cincinnati Reds, I suppose I'll defer to the excitement factor for today's JNMHSotG, and that means Billy Hamilton takes today's trophy.  Hamilton chipped in with a smoked triple over Chicago Cubs CF Dexter Fowler's head, stole his 13th base of the young season, and picked up his 2nd RBI with a bases loaded Fielder's Choice that was as close as the Reds have come to a hit with runners on in days. If you napped on the...
Red Reporter Apr 26, 2015

Back Up On That Dandy Horse - Reds vs. Cubs Sunday Preview and Predictions Thread

Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Reds Sunday, April 26, 2015of Great American Ball Park Anthony DeSclafani vs. Jake Arrieta COMPLETE COVERAGE > The Cincinnati Reds will Xerox their proposed lineup from Saturday in an effort to climb back up on their dandy horses following Friday's loss to the Cubs. Tony Disco will take the mound and battle alongside 24 22 other teammates against their rivals in the Pure Prairie League that is the NL Central. Henry Hill Tony Cingrani may exit the Witness Protection Program today and make an appearance for the Reds. Granted, he may just as likely also...
Columbus Dispatch Apr 25, 2015

Reds: Game vs. Cubs, 1990 championship reunion washed out by rain

CINCINNATI — Steady rain prompted the Cincinnati Reds to postpone a game against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, disappointing a big crowd that had bought tickets to see a 25-year reunion of Cincinnati’s 1990 World Series championship team.
Northwest Herald Apr 25, 2015

Cubs at Reds game postponed after long rain delay

CINCINNATI (AP) — At least the Cubs' bullpen could use the rest.
Northwest Herald Apr 23, 2015

Bullpen falters as Cubs fall to Pirates

PITTSBURGH – If he'd been in his usual spot at third base, Kris Bryant's response to a sharply hit ball his way would have been instinctual. Starting in center field for the first time in his professional career on Thursday while regular Dexter Fowler rested a sore groin, the Cubs rookie wasn't quite sure what to do when Pittsburgh's Josh Harrison hit a tailing fly to left-center with one out in a tie game.

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Wrigley jumbotron should feature Caray in 7th
Northwest Herald Apr 22, 2015

Polanco, Worley help Pirates hold off Cubs

PITTSBURGH – Gregory Polanco hit his first home run of the season and Vance Worley got through 5 2-3 shaky innings for his second straight win as the Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Beaver County Times Apr 22, 2015
Polanco, Worley help Pirates hold off Cubs

Polanco, Worley help Pirates hold off Cubs

Gregory Polanco hit his first home run of the season and Vance Worley got through 5 2-3 shaky innings for his second straight win as the Pittsburgh Pirates held off the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Wednesday n
Beaver County Times Apr 21, 2015

Melancon gives up three in Pirates' 9-8 loss to Cubs

Mark Melancon gave up three runs in the ninth inning Tuesday night to take his first blown save in three chances this season as the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 9-8 victory over the Pirates at PNC Park.
Northwest Herald Apr 21, 2015

Cubs ride Castro to comeback win over Pirates

PITTSBURGH – Starlin Castro went 3 for 5 with 4 RBIs, including a game-tying two-run single in the ninth, and the Cubs rallied for a 9-8 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.
Oakland Tribune Apr 21, 2015

Cubs promote former A's prospect Addison Russell

The Chicago Cubs called up highly touted infielder Addison Russell on Tuesday. The 21-year-old Russell, a former A's prospect, will start at second base and bat ninth when the Cubs play the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night

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