3:58 AM EST, Tue December 01, 2020
Cubbies Crib 6 hours ago

Kris Bryant Rumors: Cubs will tender him a contract, despite trade rumors

Amidst the Kris Bryant rumors, the Cubs will reportedly tender him a contract. The Chicago Cubs will tender Kris Bryant a contract prior to Wednesday’s non-tender deadline, as reported by MLB Network Insider Jon Heyman. The news comes as little surprise to many who have been following the offseason Kris Bryant rumors involving the former […] Kris Bryant Rumors: Cubs will tender him a contract, despite trade rumors - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - Chicago Cubs News and Fan Community
Cubbies Crib 9 hours ago

Cubs face a tough question when it comes to Jason Kipnis

Will the Cubs bring back Jason Kipnis next season or is it the end of the road? The Chicago Cubs and Jason Kipnis were good for each other last year – mostly since it was a 60-game schedule. Without the grind of a 162-game calendar, Kipnis slotted in perfectly for the team. Now the question becomes: will the team […] Cubs face a tough question when it comes to Jason Kipnis - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - Chicago Cubs News and Fan Community
Bleed Cubbie Blue 11 hours ago
Today in Cubs history: The Cubs considered artificial turf for Wrigley Field

Today in Cubs history: The Cubs considered artificial turf for Wrigley Field

Wrigley Field in the 1960s | Photo by Diamond Images/ Yes, really. Can you imagine Wrigley Field with artificial turf? It was being seriously considered, according to an article in The Sporting News published 52 years ago today, November 30, 1968. In the article, Jerome Holtzman wrote: Cub Owner Philip Knight Wrigley says he is giving serious thought to plowing up the Wrigley Field grass and replacing it with Tartan-Turf, one of the new synthetics. Said Wrigley: “There’s no doubt in my mind that these new artificial surfaces are the coming thing. We have been...
Cubbies Crib 12 hours ago

Five Cubs players I’m thankful I got to see play in my lifetime

Coming out of Thanksgiving, here are five Cubs players I’m thankful for. My daughter learned several Thanksgiving poems at school over the past few weeks and even a little pre-meal “grace” about blessings she makes all of us say before dinner. While this year has brought numerous unforeseen and unexpected obstacles or challenges to all […] Five Cubs players I’m thankful I got to see play in my lifetime - Cubbies Crib - Cubbies Crib - Chicago Cubs News and Fan Community
Bleed Cubbie Blue 13 hours ago
Sports betting is coming to a regional sports network near you

Sports betting is coming to a regional sports network near you

Photo by Ethan Miller/ That includes Marquee Sports Network. Earlier this month, Sinclair Broadcast Group, which co-owns Marquee Sports Network along with the Cubs, announced a partnership with Bally’s to re-brand the regional sports networks it owns with the Bally’s name. Marquee was specifically excluded from the rebrand, along with the Yankees’ YES Network. Monday, though, SportsBusiness.com reported that Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts, Marquee and the Cubs are creating a new sports partnership: Tom Ricketts, owner of Major League Baseball’s Chicago Cubs, has...