Levine: Javier Baez Primed To Be Cubs' Primary Second BasemanJoe Maddon has been stressing the need for Baez to organize his hitting zone, then let his talents shine from there.
Cubs' Javier Baez, Girlfriend Announce They're Expecting A BabyBaez asked friends and fans to guess whether the child will be a boy or a girl.
Javier Baez Snaps Postseason Slump, Helps Save Cubs' SeasonBaez broke an 0-for-20 postseason funk by hitting two homers in the Cubs' 3-2 win over the Dodgers in Game 4.
Ben Zobrist Replaces Javier Baez At 2nd Base, Kyle Schwarber Hitting Second In Cubs' Lineup For Game 3Baez has started the playoffs in an 0-of-19 skid.
Cubs Lineup In Game 3: Jon Jay Leads Off, Ben Zobrist At 2B, Javier Baez SitsManager Joe Maddon wanted to stack his lineup with lefties against Nationals ace right-hander Max Scherzer.
Cubs Have 4 Of Top 14 Best-Selling MLB JerseysKris Bryant came in at No. 2, while first baseman Anthony Rizzo checked in at No. 3.
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.
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.
Cubs' Joe Maddon Wants Javier Baez To 'Be Safe' When Sliding But Always Trust InstinctsBaez has a history of being injured on head-first slides. Should he dial them back?
Cubs' Jake Arrieta Undergoing MRI After Leaving With Cramp In Hamstring MondayThe Cubs are attempting to gain clarity on whether Arrieta's ailment was simply a cramp or a bigger problem.
Levine: Thumb Injury Keeps Javier Baez Out Of Cubs' LineupJoe Maddon had Baez penciled into the lineup Monday but scratched him due to the injury to his left thumb.