Alexei Ramirez has been the complete package this season and has a fair contract.
Monday marks the 30th anniversary of what has been dubbed “The Sandberg Game” for the late-inning heroics of Cubs second baseman and Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg.
Triple-A has worked wonders for some big prospects, but others prosper straight from Double-A.
Michael Wacha pitched seven innings of two-run ball and added a two-run single.
Jason Hammel opposes Michael Wacha in the series finale this afternoon at Busch Stadium.
Jason Hammel opposes Michael Wacha tonight at Busch Stadium.
Jake Arrieta opposes Adam Wainwright at Busch Stadium at 7:15 tonight.
Travis Wood opposes Tyler Lyons tonight at Busch Stadium.
Anthony Rizzo homered and had three RBIs in the win, while Welington Castillo added two RBIs.
The stock-the-farm system model the Cardinals have used is being mimicked by the Cubs nowadays.
Adam Wainwright and Travis Wood oppose each other at Wrigley Field this afternoon.
The New York Times has created a fascinating map of the geography of baseball fandom.
Chicago Cubs closer Jose Veras stumbled first. Then it was Trevor Rosenthal’s turn to fail — at the plate and on the mound.
No one runs like Billy Hamilton runs.
The Cubs have 75/1 odds, while the White Sox have 66/1 odds.
Matt Garza appreciated his time in Chicago, but he has a new mission now.
There’s never been anyone quite like Devin Hester.
Managers decide to challenge for the first six innings, while umps decide thereafter.
The White Sox have reportedly added some bullpen help.
Cardinals wideout Larry Fitzgerald is impressed by his counterparts in Chicago.