Chicago Cubs

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Preview: Cubs-Dodgers

Jason Hammel opposes Clayton Kershaw tonight at Dodger Stadium.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2015

Cubs right-hander Dan Haren. (Getty Images)

Dan Haren Is Pitching Himself Off The Cubs’ Postseason Roster

Haren has a 6.31 ERA in five starts with Chicago this season.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2015

Fernando Rodney. (Getty Images)

Cubs Acquire Veteran Reliever Fernando Rodney From Seattle

Rodney has a 5.68 ERA in 50 2/3 innings in 2015.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2015

Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner. (Getty Images)

Madison Bumgarner Leads Giants Past Cubs

Bumgarner was masterful, striking out 12 and allowing just two hits and one run in six innings.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2015

Cubs right-hander Dan Haren. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Giants

Dan Haren opposes Madison Bumgarner this afternoon at AT&T Park.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2015

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant walks back to the dugout after striking out. (Getty Images)

Cubs’ 6-Game Winning Streak Halted By Jake Peavy, Giants

Joe Maddon is all for having his young Chicago Cubs team tested in late August. What perfect preparation for the stretch run of September.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2015

Cubs catcher David Ross. (Getty Images)

Cubs Place David Ross On Family Medical Emergency List; Matt Szcur Called Up

Ross is hitting .190 this season.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

Javier Baez. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Grote’s Q-and-A With Jason McLeod: Javier Baez Is Controlling His Swing

McLeod talks Baez, Double-A prospect Wilson Contreras and September call-ups.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Giants

Kyle Hendricks opposes Jake Peavy tonight at AT&T Park.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

Emilio Bonifacio. (Getty Images)

Cubs Sign Emilio Bonifacio To Minor League Deal

Bonifacio could be considered for a September call-up.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant, left, congratulates catcher Miguel Montero. (Getty Images)

Cubs Are Accomplishing Feats They Haven’t Accomplished In Decades Upon Decades

Chicago has won 21 of its past 25 games, its best run since 1938.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

Cubs rookie Kyle Schwarber, left, is congratulated by teammate Dexter Fowler after hitting a three-run homer against the Giants. (Getty Images)

Schwarber, Arrieta Lead Cubs Past Giants, 8-5

Kyle Schwarber has just four hits in his last 29 at-bats, though all have been for home runs.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

Cubs shortstop Addison Russell. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon: Addison Russell Will Be Back ‘Relatively Soon’

Russell will be available Tuesday night, but Maddon doesn’t plan to use him.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Giants

Jake Arrieta opposes Matt Cain tonight at AT&T Park.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

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This Week In Baseball: MLB Gets New Domestic Violence Policy Right

The MLB and MLBPA announced a new domestic violence policy over the weekend and they look like they got it right.

08/25/2015

The Cubs celebrate Kris Bryant's walk-off homer that gave them a 2-1 win against the Indians. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: If You Hate Fun, You Hate The Cubs

The Cubs enjoy winning too much to be stoic about it.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

Kris Bryant gets a Gatorade shower Monday after hitting a walk-off homer against the Indians. (Getty Images)

View: Cubs Featured On Regional Cover Of Sports Illustrated

The Cubs are gaining national acclaim after winning 20 of their past 24 games.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

A fan (black shirt, right) is hit by a foul ball during the game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field on August 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Joe Maddon Was Wrong To Blame Injured Fan

Even for fans who pay close attention, there’s little time to react to line-drive foul balls.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

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

Emma: Cubs’ Jon Lester, Jake Arrieta Have Both Been Ace-Like

Who should start in a potential wild-card play-in game?

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

A fan (black shirt, right) is hit by a foul ball during the game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field on August 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

More Calls For Extra Netting At Ballparks After Fan Hit By Foul Ball At Wrigley

A woman who took a line drive foul ball to the head on Sunday at Wrigley Field was the latest victim in a string of fan injuries that has people calling for changes at the old ballpark.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2015

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