Cubs' Jon Lester Buys Is Quite Generous In His Giving To John LackeyLackey took care of Lester earlier in their careers, and Lester's quick to pay him back now.
Don't Admire Home Runs On John LackeyLackey took exception to Christian Bethancourt's reaction.
Levine: Cubs-Cardinals Matchup Still Simmering From Last FallThe rivals meet for the first time this season Monday night.
Levine: John Lackey Strong In Final Spring Tune-Up"The whole spring was great," Lackey says.
Levine: John Lackey A Key Component To Cubs' RotationLackey made his spring debut Friday, allowing three runs in three innings.
John Lackey: 'I'm Not Out There To Be Your Friend -- I'm Out There To Whoop Your ***'"We're not scared of it," Lackey says of the Cubs' championship expectations.
Emma: Heyward, Zobrist And More Make Cubs Core Even Stronger"It's an exciting time to be a Cub," Adam Warren says.
Baffoe: Cardinals' Sour Grapes Over Jason Heyward Are So Sweet For CubsSt. Louis is showing a petty side upon losing Heyward to Chicago.
Baffoe: Learn To Like John LackeyYou learn to embrace the fiery jerk when he's on your team.
Levine: Cubs' Signing Of RHP John Lackey A Solid Short-Term StrategyThe move buys Chicago some time for its minor league system to develop young pitching.
Cubs Sign John Lackey To 2-Year DealLackey will receive a reported $32 million to $34 million.
Levine: John Lackey, Plate Umpire Throw Timid Cubs Off Their GameTaking advantage of a big strike zone, Lackey tossed 7 1/3 innings of scoreless baseball.