Skip Schumaker drove in a pair of runs and the Cincinnati Reds withstood Jorge Soler’s first-at-bat homer and an RBI single for a 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
The Jackie Robinson West Little League team was the toast of the town on Wednesday, as thousands of fans lined South Side streets and packed into Millennium Park to salute the national championship players and coaches who were the darlings of the Little League World Series.
Travis Wood pitched six innings of two-hit ball against his former team for his first win in two months.
It was June 26, 2012, when the rebirth began at Wrigley Field.
Tsuyoshi Wada allowed Steve Pearce’s leadoff homer in the seventh inning for Baltimore’s only hit, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Orioles 2-1 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.
The under belly of the Chicago Cubs’ improved play has been the team’s defense, led by first baseman Anthony Rizzo.
Madison Bumgarner struck out 12 to lead San Francisco to victory.
Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings to lead San Francisco to the win.
The San Francisco Giants and the Chicago Cubs played 4 1/2 innings in 6 hours, 9 minutes. An unplayable field following a downpour led to the game being called off at 1:16 a.m. The teams had played just enough on Tuesday night for the Cubs to earn a rain-shortened 2-0 victory.
The Cubs have to decide whether Neil Ramirez’s future is in the rotation or bullpen.
Kris Bryant has a bone bruise on his foot and is day-to-day.
Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking homer on the first pitch of the ninth inning to lift the Chicago Cubs over the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday.
by Wendy Widom CHICAGO (CBS) – Chicago is enjoying a much-welcomed infusion of hometown pride after Jackie Robinson West’s decisive 12-2 win over Lynwood Pacific in the 2014 Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa. Today, fans […]
Acquiring pitching will be Chicago’s main offseason objective.
Javier Baez and Anthony Rizzo hit back-to-back home runs as the Chicago Cubs roughed up Kyle Lohse and the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Wednesday night.
“There have been a lot of good individual performances out here,” GM Jed Hoyer said.
Rookie Kyle Hendricks pitched 7 1-3 innings of six-hit ball in his third consecutive win, and the Chicago Cubs cooled off Wily Peralta and the Milwaukee Brewers with a 3-0 victory on Tuesday night.
Aramis Ramirez is happy to see former teammate Starlin Castro’s resurgence.
Rick Renteria has to weigh winning games with protecting the future.
Anthony Rizzo was responsible for two of Chicago’s 17 strikeouts Sunday. He also had the biggest hit of the game for the Cubs. Rizzo hit a game-ending RBI single in the 12th inning, and the Cubs beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 to avoid a three-game sweep.