“You can only take it through the relentless execution of fundamentals and technique. We haven’t done that,” Manager Joe Maddon says about some recent blunders.
Now the Royals hitting coach, Sveum managed the Cubs in 2012 and 2013 before being fired.
Both starting pitchers were magnificent Wednesday night in Washington’s 3-0 win.
The Cubs have pitching needs and have been doing their due diligence.
Chicago is 13-10 in one-run games.
Baez is proving himself at the plate in Triple-A and has cut down on his strikeouts significantly.
Bryant and Harper grew up playing together in Las Vegas and are now expected to be two of the biggest stars in the game.
Chicago has had a power outage.
Paul Konerko was appreciative of all the support he’s received over the years.
Paul Konerko said he’ll never forget the 2005 World Series parade.
Danks gave up four first-inning runs Thursday, and that was too much to overcome.
Neither catcher Tyler Flowers nor Geovany Soto has distinguished himself at any one area of the position, other than reinforcing the pitchers’ confidence..
Rodon allowed just one run in six innings Wednesday but walked five.
A shortstop-pitcher deal is plausible, but there’s more to consider than just the match of talent.
The White Sox have come from behind in 12 of their 18 wins this season.
Eaton has a seven-game hitting streak.
Although they are still behind three teams in their own division, the White Sox credibility issue has been solved.
Riding the wave of a six-game winning streak, the Cubs have been the talk of baseball as of late.
The Cubs prevailed in 12 innings, but at what cost to an overexposed and battered bullpen?
After 35 games, Rizzo has put up some flashy numbers and leads the league in on-base percentage.