10:04 AM EDT, Thu May 28, 2015
Washington Post 10 hours ago

Max Scherzer, Bryce Harper again dominant in Nationals’ 3-0 win over Cubs

CHICAGO — Late May is no time to start handing out awards, but that doesn’t mean speculation is off limits. Come autumn, things can — and undoubtedly will — change. Yet through more than a quarter of the season, Max Scherzer and Bryce Harper would appear front-runners for postseason hardware.Read full article >>
CSN Washington 10 hours ago

Harper, Scherzer power Nationals past Cubs

Bryce Harper homered again, Max Scherzer dominated over seven innings and the Nationals took a tough series from the Cubs in Wrigley Field.
Washington Post 14 hours ago

Five reasons — other than Bryce Harper — for the Nationals’ surge in May

Following a sixth consecutive loss on April 27, things looked dire for the preseason World Series favorite Nationals. A day later, a fuse was lit.After falling behind 10-2 in the fourth inning, the Nationals rallied to defeat the Braves 13-12 on April 28. Heading into Wednesday’s game against the Cubs,...
Washington Post 14 hours ago

Nats Journal: Nationals-Cubs discussion thread: Game 46

Tonight features what may prove to be one of the best pitching matchups of the season, as Max Scherzer and Jon Lester will pitch as the Cubs and Nationals compete for a series win. The wind is swirling at Wrigley Field and the Nationals have stacked their lineup...

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Northwest Herald May 22, 2015

Hendricks' 5-hitter, Bryant's 2-run homer carry Cubs

SAN DIEGO — Kyle Hendricks hadn't thrown a complete game or shutout in his two-year big league career. He didn't have a win yet this year.

Crunching the numbers for Cubs, White Sox

The approaching Memorial Day weekend means baseball players on teams off to bad starts finally can stop saying, “It’s still early.”
Northwest Herald May 21, 2015

Wada whiffs 9, Bryant drives in go-ahead run in Cubs win

SAN DIEGO – Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada struck out nine in 4 2-3 innings in his season debut and Kris Bryant drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the fifth to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-2 victory against the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night.
Cincinnati.com May 19, 2015
Reds announce doubleheader as makeup for rainout

Reds announce doubleheader as makeup for rainout

The Reds will play a day-night doubleheader on July 22 to make up the April 25 rainout against the Cubs.         
Tacoma News-Tribune May 19, 2015

Mariners pick up Castillo from Cubs for Medina

The Seattle Mariners added to their catching depth Tuesday, acquiring Welington Castillo from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for pitcher Yoervis Medina.

Mariners trade Medina to Cubs for catcher Wellington Castillo

WellingtonCastillo BALTIMORE — In a move that appears to sacrifice defense and bullpen depth in an effort to boost a stagnant attack, the Seattle Mariners acquired catcher Wellington Castillo on Tuesday morning from the Chicago Cubs. In return, the Mariners sent right-handed reliever Yoervis Medina to the Cubs. Medina, 26, served as a key element in the Mariners’ bullpen over the last two-plus seasons prior to his May 3 demotion to Triple-A Tacoma. The Mariners will make a space-clearing move on their 25-man roster once Castillo joins the club. The anticipated move is backup … ...
Northwest Herald May 17, 2015

Cubs LHP Wood ready to help team in bullpen role

CHICAGO – The ball from Travis Wood's first career save was thrown into the stands at Wrigley Field, and the veteran left-hander insisted it was no big deal.
Northwest Herald May 17, 2015

Cubs shut down by Burnett in loss to Pirates

CHICAGO – Jake Arrieta's first loss against Pittsburgh also was one of his best starts against the Pirates.
Northwest Herald May 16, 2015

Lester helps Cubs to 6th straight win, beats Cole, Pirates

CHICAGO – Jon Lester pumped his fist and yelled as he walked off the mound at Wrigley Field. A season-high crowd of 38,883 roared its approval.
Beaver County Times May 16, 2015
Lester outduels Cole to lead Cubs past Pirates

Lester outduels Cole to lead Cubs past Pirates

Jon Lester outpitched Gerrit Cole with seven gutsy innings, and the Cubs beat the Pirates 4-1 on Saturday for their sixth straight win.
Northwest Herald May 15, 2015

Cubs win in 12th when Pirates outfielder falls on easy fly

CHICAGO – Matt Szczur merely needed a fly to win the game. He just didn't think – and neither did anyone else at Wrigley Field – that the ball he hit would do the trick.
Newark Star-Ledger May 15, 2015

Mets swept by Chicago Cubs after excruciating 6-5 loss | Rapid reaction

Mets can't win despite three home runs in Wrigley Field
Newsday May 14, 2015

Mets blow four-run lead as Cubs sweep four-game series at Wrigley

In one afternoon at Wrigley Field, the Mets provided a summation of their season.
Northwest Herald May 14, 2015

Cubs rally for 4-game sweep of Mets

Cubs 6, Mets 5: At Chicago, Dexter Fowler homered and scored the winning run in the seventh inning on a passed ball, and the Cubs rallied from a four-run deficit to beat New York , completing a four-game sweep.

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