It’d be imprudent for a non-contender to let gaudy statistics affect an elite prospect’s timetable.
The big hits have often eluded the Cubs, but not on Tuesday in a comeback win against the Mets.
Nate Schierholtz hit a two-out game-ending RBI single, after Chris Coghlan homered to tie it in the eighth, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Bryant is as polished as Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo were when they made their debuts.
Anthony Rizzo homered, and the Cubs cruised to a 5-1 win at Petco Park on Thursday night.
“I can’t say who the leader will be here, but that will happen on its own,” reliever Jose Veras says.
Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro each went deep for the Cubs in a 12-5 win against the White Sox.
Scott Carroll was fighting himself for much of the night. That made the game much easier for the Chicago Cubs.
A cancer survivor himself, Rizzo’s passion is helping sick children and their families through his foundation.
Let’s work harder to see what’s happening before letting convenient narratives run wild.
As interleague play begins between the Sox and Cubs, both Abreu and Rizzo are off to great starts.
Although their three-game winning streak was snapped by the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night, the Chicago Cubs are starting to see progress.
Rizzo, who has struggled with consistent hand placement, looks like he has figured out a batting stroke that can be repeated successfully.
Anthony Rizzo homered and had three RBIs in the win, while Welington Castillo added two RBIs.
David DeJesus says it can be tough for youngsters to lead a team like with the Cubs.
The Cubs were held to just five hits on the afternoon.
Corey Crawford stepped up last night, now the Bulls need to tonight.
Cubs manager Rick Renteria knew run production would be an issue in 2014. Plenty of good starting pitching has been wasted in the team’s 4-10 start to the season.
Masahiro Tanaka threw eight innings of shutout baseball.
For years National league 2013 MVP Andrew McCutchen was pitched around. It certainly is a common practice too pitch around a teams best hitter or two too win a ballgame.