Rondon has a 0.53 ERA in his past 34 outings.
Sources confirmed that Utley cleared waivers on Tuesday, making him eligible to be traded.
Castro is taking the high road after losing his shortstop job to Addison Russell.
The moment of truth is upon us. Chicago will have to win 65 percent of their remaining games, Bruce Levine writes.
The continued excellence of starter Jake Arrieta is just icing on the cake for the upstart — and surging — Chicago Cubs.
There’s some precedent for a short-timer like Schwarber to get the top rookie nod.
Russell has gotten the call to take over for Starlin Castro.
This can’t be an easy time in the professional life of Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon insists the Castro benching isn’t punitive necessarily permanent.
Do the Cubs belong in the conversation as one of the best teams in the National League? They may be ready to find out.
Sale has a 7.61 ERA in four second-half starts.
Adam LaRoche and Avisail Garcia have been in slumps for an extended period of time.
Nick Hostetler had been courted by other teams for their scouting director positions.
Chicago still has six teams to climb to grab the AL’s second wild-card spot.
The White Sox made the decision last week to hold on to their players, which please Samardizja.
At age 40, Alex Rodriguez is turning in a monster season.
The addition of starting pitcher Dan Haren and reliever Tommy Hunter appear to be the perfect fit for what the Cubs are all about in 2015.
“If we continue to play like we have, we will be just fine,” White Sox GM Rick Hahn said about standing pat at the deadline.
Lester was a bundle of nerves leading up to getting moved in 2014.
In the thick of a wild-card race, the Cubs need to make a deal and do it soon.