The trade deadline looms at 3 p.m. Friday.
Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is embracing his candidacy to be the NL’s final All-Star.
Anthony Rizzo and Chris Sale can be voted into the Midsummer Classic by the fans.
In their first season with the Atlanta Braves, Justin and B.J. Upton have become the new bash brothers.
Adam Eaton could evolve into one of the best top-of-the-order hitters in the league.
Darwin Barney homered and Matt Garza threw seven shutout innings to lift the Chicago Cubs to a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks with a 3-1 win Sunday.
Wade Miley outpitched Matt Garza in eight strong innings, Justin Upton had three RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks completed a three-game sweep with a 5-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
David DeJesus and Starlin Castro, the top two players in the Chicago Cubs’ batting order, had four hits apiece on Saturday night. And neither table-setter scored.
Ian Kennedy pitched seven strong innings, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks past a Chicago Cubs split squad 3-2 Monday.