Cubs Call Up Jeimer Candelario, Option Dylan Floro To Triple-ACandelario debuted with the Cubs earlier this season, hitting .143 (3-of-21) in six games.
Cubs Drop Anthony Rizzo To 2nd In Order, Will Bat Willson Contreras At Lead-OffThe Cubs have also called up Jeimer Candelario.
Cubs' Kris Bryant Leads NL 3rd Basemen In All-Star Voting, While Jason Heyward Drops To 4th Among OFsBryant leads all NL third basemen with nearly 1.98 million votes, outpacing the Rockies' Nolan Arenado and his 1.92 million votes.
Is It Feasible To Be A Regular 2-Way Player In MLB? Cubs' Jake Arrieta Doesn't Think So"It just requires too much of your body on a daily basis," Arrieta says.
Preview: Cubs-NationalsEddie Butler opposes Gio Gonzalez tonight at Nationals Park.
Kyle Schwarber Reports To Iowa CubsSchwarber is expected to be in the lineup when the Iowa Cubs host New Orleans on Monday night.
The Bernstein Brief: And Now, The NationalsAfter a four-game split against the Marlins that symbolized their season, the Cubs get a high-profile matchup against the first-place Nationals.
Cubs' Addison Russell Sidelined By Recurring Sore Right Shoulder"It's nothing debilitating, just nagging," manager Joe Maddon says.
Costly Error, Missed Chances Cost Cubs In 4-2 Loss To MarlinsThe Cubs wasted a fine pitching performance by Mike Montgomery, stranding 11 runners and allowing three unearned runs.
Lester's Strong Outing Helps Cubs Beat Marlins, 5-3Lester beat Miami for the first time in five career starts.
Marlins Top Cubs, 2-0John Lackey (5-8) gave up just three hits and two runs -- one earned -- in six innings, yet he still fell to 1-5 in his last seven starts.
Preview: Cubs-MarlinsJohn Lackey opposes Jose Urena tonight at Marlins Park.