Cubs Edge Rays 2-1 In 7th Straight VictoryMike Montgomery (7-8) allowed one hit in six innings, a one-out homer in the sixth by Brad Miller.
Joe Maddon On Addison Russell-Javier Baez Up Middle In Postseason: 'Hard To Run Away From That'Maddon has many difficult lineup decisions to make with the high-stakes games upon the Cubs.
The Bernstein Brief: Metrics Favor Addison Russell Over Javier Baez At ShortstopRussell over Baez at shortstop is an easy call after consulting more than just our often fallible memories.
Cubs' Playoff Hunt: In Full Control After Sweep Of CardinalsThe Cubs' magic number to clinch the NL Central is 10 entering play Monday.
Cubs Adjust Rotation, Will Start Mike Montgomery On TuesdayJon Lester has been pushed back a day and will start at Tampa Bay on Wednesday.
Heyward Gets Big Hit As Cubs Sweep Cardinals With 4-3 WinJason Heyward hit a tiebreaking RBI single with two outs in the seventh, and the Cubs swept the Cardinals.
Cubs' Willson Contreras Has Suspension Reduced To 1 GameContreras was originally suspended two games for his outburst Friday.
Levine: Cubs' Addison Russell Returns To Claim His PositionRussell hit a pinch-hit homer Saturday in his first action since early August.
Kyle Hendricks, Addison Russell Lead Cubs Over Cardinals, 4-1Hendricks pitched effectively into the eighth inning, and Russell homered.
Levine: Addison Russell Returns To Cubs' Active RosterAfter being out with a foot injury since Aug., the Chicago Cubs welcomed back shortstop Addison Russell to the active roster Saturday.
Levine: Cubs' Willson Contreras Appealing After Being Handed 2-Game SuspensionThe aftermath of the dust-up between plate umpire Jordan Baker and pitcher John Lackey on Friday has had ramifications for the Cubs.
Levine: Cubs' Hector Rondon Has Bone Chips In ElbowThere's no timetable for Rondon's return.