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Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon On Cardinals: ‘We’re Going To Get To That Point’

Maddon wants the Cubs to play better baseball late and cut down on strikeouts.

CBS Chicago–2 hours ago

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Mets

Kyle Hendricks opposes Jonathon Niese tonight at Citi Field.

CBS Chicago–5 hours ago

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 17: David Ross #3 Starlin Castro #13 and Kyle Schwarber #12 celebrate with Chris Denorfia #15 of the Chicago Cubs after Denorfia hit a three run home run during the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 17, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** David Ross; Starlin Castro; Kyle Schwarber; Chris Denorfia

Emma: Cubs’ Success Is Ahead Of Schedule, So What’s Next?

Important decisions loom for the Cubs’ present and future.

CBS Chicago–23 hours ago

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Cubs/White Sox Prospect Watch: Kyle Schwarber Hits 1st Homer At Triple-A Iowa

Here’s our weekly look at how the top prospects are faring for the Cubs and White Sox.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Eddie Vedder. (Getty Images)

Eddie Vedder To Headline Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit

The benefit is set for July 9 at Wrigleyville’s Metro.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Grote’s Q-and-A With Orel Hershiser: Trade Deadline Could Tilt NL Race

Every National League team has had its flaws displayed, Orel Hershiser says.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Cardinals outfielder Jason Heyward hit an RBI double against the Cubs. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Lose 4-1 As Cardinals Complete Sweep

The Cubs were hitless in 10 at-bats with runners in scoring position and got swept by the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night.


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Behind The Plate: Cubs Reliever Gives Back To Cancer Patients

When Cubs reliever Jason Motte lost a loved one to cancer, his life took on new meaning.


The Cardinals' Xavier Scruggs hits an RBI single against the Cubs. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Roach, Cubs Lose 8-1 To Wacha, Cardinals

Donn Roach lasted just 3 1/3 innings, allowing four runs on eight hits.

CBS Chicago–06/28/2015

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Watch: Bob Costas Rips Cubs’ Pedo Strop For ‘Atrocious Performance’

It was a night to forget for Pedro Strop.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2015

St. Louis' Randal Grichuk is tagged out at home by Chicago's Miguel Montero. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Error Lifts Cardinals Over Cubs In 10th

Mike Baxter’s throwing error proved costly.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

C.J. Edwards, Kyle Schwarber To Play In Futures Game

The contest is set for July 12 as part of All-Star festivities in Cincinnati.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Listen: Theo Epstein On Trade Talk, Starlin Castro & Not Drinking When Making Important Decisions

Epstein emphasizes you can never take for granted a season in which you can compete, even if you’re not the favorite.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Cubs rookie third baseman Kris Bryant. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Kris Bryant’s Season Is Night And Day

Bryant has a .940 OPS in night games but just a .710 OPS in day games.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Cubs right-hander Jakke Arrieta. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Cardinals

Jake Arrieta opposes John Lackey tonight at Busch Stadium.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Getty Images)

Jon Lester Chased After 4 Innings As Cubs Fall To Dodgers, 4-0

Lester gave up four runs on four hits and four walks in four innings.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2015

Andre Dawson. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Andre Dawson Selling Trophies For Practical Purposes

Dawson is auctioning off his 1987 MVP award, which is valued at $100,000.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2015

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Cubs Sign 2nd-Rounder Donnie Dewees

Dewees, an outfielder, had 18 homers and 68 RBIs in 60 games at North Florida last season.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2015

Addison Russell has primarily played second base this season for the Cubs. (Getty Images)

Cubs’ Addison Russell Improving In Transition To Second Base

Russell’s long-term future is likely at shortstop, but he’s adapting this season.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Preview: Dodgers-Cubs

Carlos Frias opposes Jon Lester this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2015