Chicago Cubs

Philadelphia's Cesar Hernandez  steals second base. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillies Beat Cubs 11-5 For Series Sweep

Ryan Howard homered for the second straight day, and rookie Aaron Nola got his first major league win.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2015

Cole Hamels, center, is congratulated by teammates after throwing a no-hitter against the Cubs. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Does No-Hitter Put Cubs’ Playoff Chances Into Perspective?

The Cubs will give Cole Hamels credit. Will they give him the cash as well?

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Cole Hamels, center, is congratulated by teammates after throwing a no-hitter against the Cubs. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Cole Hamels Was Simply Special In No-Hitter

Hamels threw the first no-hitter at Wrigley Field since 1972.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels. (Getty Images)

Phillies’ Hamels Pitches 1st No-Hitter Against Cubs In 50 Years

Phillies ace Cole Hamels struck out 13 and walked two.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, general manager Jed Hoyer and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Levine: Trade Additions Come With Risk

The trading deadline for non-waiver deals sometimes leads to round pegs not fitting in square holes.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2015

Joe Maddon (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Emma: There Are Few Like Joe Maddon

The Cubs’ manager keeps his team comfortable with a positive life approach.


Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Seek Starter, Super Utility Player Via Trade

Names the Cubs are looking at include Cole Hamels, David Price and Ben Zobrist.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Jonathan Papelbon.   (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs Should Pitch For Jonathan Papelbon

The Phillies’ closer has made his hopes to be traded known.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Getty Images)

Phillies Rally Late To Beat Cubs, 5-3

Jeff Francoeur hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Shawn Johnson. (Getty Images)

Olympic Gold Medalist Shawn Johnson Got Engaged At Wrigley Field

Johnson’s boyfriend, Andrew East, popped the big question after she threw out the first pitch.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

WBBM Cubs Radio 780 Logo

Cubs Prospect Ian Happ Takes In Wrigley Field

Happ was selected with the ninth overall pick in the 2015 draft.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber, right. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Lauds Kyle Schwarber’s Progress At Catcher, Doesn’t Plan On Playing Him in LF Yet

Maddon is wary of wearing Schwarber out by making him an everyday player.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

(Getty Images)

Indiana Man Arrested For Running On Field During Cubs-Reds Game

He faces up to 180 days in jail or a fine up to $1,000 if found guilty.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Getty Images)

Preview: Phillies-Cubs

Jerome Williams opposes Jon Lester this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

David Price. (Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Won’t Make A Decision On Moving David Price Until Next Week

The Cubs have expressed interest in Price, and now the Dodgers are reportedly involved as well.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Listen: Crazy Boers & Bernstein Caller Stumps For Rick Renteria As Cubs Manager

“He could’ve had a chance for greatness,” a Boers and Bernstein Show caller says of Rick Renteria.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015

Kris Bryant signs autographs at Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Kris Bryant Has 2nd-Best Selling Jersey In First Half Of Season

Bryant’s quickly become a household name.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015

Scott Kazmir. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Astros Acquire Scott Kazmir From Athletics

One potential target of the Cubs’ is off the board.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015

Javier Baez, left, and Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Dangling Starlin Castro, Javier Baez In Trade Talks

Early indications are that Baez and/or Castro aren’t enough to bring in a big name.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Glass Half Full Of Starlin Castro

Castro’s been awful in 2015, but history suggests he’ll rebound.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2015