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.
Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?
St. Louis (95-65) has won six of seven and is tied with Atlanta for the best record in the NL. They are assured of home-field advantage when the NL division series starts Thursday.
This week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.
Here’s an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries…
Teams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.