James Russell

Dale Sveum. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Spring Training Notebook: Decision Day For Cubs

Cubs manager Dale Sveum will sit down with Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer Wednesday night and make the final roster decisions before the team breaks camp next week.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Aramis Ramirez

Cubs Drop Series To Red Sox

Tim Wakefield held Chicago to four hits in 6 2-3 innings to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-1 victory on Sunday and send the Cubs home after their first visit to Fenway Park since the 1918 World Series.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2011

Alfonso Soriano

Soriano Homers Again, But Cubs Lose To Dodgers 5-2

Andre Ethier extended his hitting streak to 28 games with an infield single that capped a three-run fifth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Monday night.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

James Russell

Cubs Open Series With Dodgers In Los Angeles

After splitting their series with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Chicago Cubs continue their road trip in Los Angeles, where they’ll take on the Dodgers.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Matt Garza

Abbatacola: Garza, Russell To Pitch In Wednesday Doubleheader

It’s a beautiful day for a ballgame somewhere, just not here in Chicago. This weather is ideal for tailgating at Soldier Field, not watching a ball game from the bleachers at Wrigley Field.

670 The Score–04/19/2011

Starlin Castro and Geovany Soto

Cubs Go For Back-To-Back Wins

After nine and a half scoreless innings of baseball, the Chicago Cubs broke the drought with a walk off double by pinch hitter Tyler Colvin, and took the opening game of their series with the San Diego Padres.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011

James Russell

Russell Shelled In First Start, Cubs Lose 11-2

James Russell’s first career start didn’t go the way he, or the Chicago Cubs would have wanted.


James Russell

Russell To Make First Career Start Against Astros

Houston Astros pitcher Brett Myers has had two impressive starts so far this season, but is still without a win, largely due to a lack of run support from his offense.


Casey Coleman

Quade’s Plan With Wells, Cashner On DL

The Chicago Cubs recalled right-hander Jeff Stevens from Triple-A Iowa after placing starting pitchers Randy Wells and Andrew Cashner on the 15-day disabled list because of arm injuries.


Randy Wells

McKnight: Wednesday Brings Bad News For Cubs

Tough news for the Cubs today as they’ll have to put two starters on the disabled list after only five games. Andrew Cashner strained his rotator cuff during his first career start Tuesday against the Diamondbacks.

670 The Score–04/06/2011

Cubs Call Up Prospects

CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs today recalled left-handed pitcher James Russell and right-handed pitcher Jeff Stevens from Triple-A Iowa. In corresponding roster moves, the Cubs placed right-handed pitcher Carlos Zambrano on the restricted list and […]