5:11 AM EDT, Sat September 23, 2017
5 hours ago
Cubs Beat Brewers In 10th; Magic Number Down To 5

Cubs Beat Brewers In 10th; Magic Number Down To 5

Tommy La Stella drew a bases-loaded walk off closer Corey Knebel with one out in the 10th, helping Chicago beat Milwaukee 5-4.
19 hours ago
The Bernstein Brief: Where Was Everybody?

The Bernstein Brief: Where Was Everybody?

There were plenty of open seats for the Cubs-Brewers showdown at Miller Park on Thursday evening.
Sep 22, 2017
Cubs Beat Brewers 5-3 In 10 Innings

Cubs Beat Brewers 5-3 In 10 Innings

The Cubs now are 4 1/2 games ahead of Milwaukee after winning the opener of a four-game series.
Sep 21, 2017
Cubs’ Kris Bryant Supports Bears Starting Mitchell Trubisky: ‘Give Him A Chance’

Cubs’ Kris Bryant Supports Bears Starting Mitchell Trubisky: ‘Give Him A Chance’

"You'll never know unless he's out there playing," Bryant says of Trubisky.
Sep 21, 2017
Cubs’ Kris Bryant Isn’t A Sabermetics Guy

Cubs’ Kris Bryant Isn’t A Sabermetics Guy

"Some of it takes the joy and stuff out of the game and why you started to play," Bryant says of the advanced numbers.
Sep 21, 2017
Levine: Cubs Playing Best Baseball When It Matters Most

Levine: Cubs Playing Best Baseball When It Matters Most

The Cubs are 41-22 since the All-Star break, the second-best mark in baseball in that stretch.
Sep 20, 2017
Rays Snap Cubs’ Winning Streak With 8-1 Victory

Rays Snap Cubs’ Winning Streak With 8-1 Victory

Chicago is scheduled to open a four-game series in Milwaukee on Thursday with a 3 1/2-game lead over the Brewers.
Sep 20, 2017
Cubs’ Jake Arrieta Will Start Against Brewers On Thursday

Cubs’ Jake Arrieta Will Start Against Brewers On Thursday

Arrieta has been out since suffering a hamstring strain on Sept. 4.
Sep 20, 2017
Cubs’ Theo Epstein Praises Joe Maddon’s Use Of Albert Almora

Cubs’ Theo Epstein Praises Joe Maddon’s Use Of Albert Almora

"It's been a great growth season for Albert," Epstein says.
Sep 19, 2017
Cubs Edge Rays 2-1 In 7th Straight Victory

Cubs Edge Rays 2-1 In 7th Straight Victory

Mike Montgomery (7-8) allowed one hit in six innings, a one-out homer in the sixth by Brad Miller.
Sep 19, 2017
Joe Maddon On Addison Russell-Javier Baez Up Middle In Postseason: ‘Hard To Run Away From That’

Joe Maddon On Addison Russell-Javier Baez Up Middle In Postseason: ‘Hard To Run Away From That’

Maddon has many difficult lineup decisions to make with the high-stakes games upon the Cubs.
Sep 19, 2017
The Bernstein Brief: Metrics Favor Addison Russell Over Javier Baez At Shortstop

The Bernstein Brief: Metrics Favor Addison Russell Over Javier Baez At Shortstop

Russell over Baez at shortstop is an easy call after consulting more than just our often fallible memories.
Sep 18, 2017
Cubs’ Playoff Hunt: In Full Control After Sweep Of Cardinals

Cubs’ Playoff Hunt: In Full Control After Sweep Of Cardinals

The Cubs' magic number to clinch the NL Central is 10 entering play Monday.
Sep 18, 2017
Cubs Adjust Rotation, Will Start Mike Montgomery On Tuesday

Cubs Adjust Rotation, Will Start Mike Montgomery On Tuesday

Jon Lester has been pushed back a day and will start at Tampa Bay on Wednesday.
Sep 17, 2017
Heyward Gets Big Hit As Cubs Sweep Cardinals With 4-3 Win

Heyward Gets Big Hit As Cubs Sweep Cardinals With 4-3 Win

Jason Heyward hit a tiebreaking RBI single with two out in the seventh, and the Cubs swept the Cardinals with a 4-3 victory on Sunday.