Kerry Wood

Aramis Ramirez #16 of the Chicago Cubs follows through on a two-RBI double scoring teammates Starlin Castro #13 and Reed Johnson #5 during the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field on September 7, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pena’s HR Gives Cubs 6-3 Win Over Reds

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Pena hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning to send the Chicago Cubs to a 6-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. Aramis Ramirez had a two-run […]


Alfonso Soriano #12 of the Chicago Cubs follows through on a two-RBI double scoring Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Pena during the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field on September 3, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Lee Hits Go-Ahead Slam For Pirates, Cubs Lose 7-5

Derrek Lee came off the disabled list and hit a go-ahead grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 7-5 on Saturday.


Starting pitcher Randy Wells #36 of the Chicago Cubs delivers the ball against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field on August 24, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Soriano Homers To Back Wells As Cubs Top Braves

Alfonso Soriano homered, Randy Wells pitched effectively into the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.


Aramis Ramirez #16 of the Chicago Cubs connects on a two-run home run scoring Starlin Castro during the fourth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field on August 20, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Garza, Ramirez Lead Cubs Over Cardinals 3-0

Matt Garza pitched seven sharp innings, Aramis Ramirez homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Saturday.


Pinch hitter Brian Bogusevic #19 of the Houston Astros hits a wallk-off grand slam home run in the ninth inning off pitcher Carlos Marmol #49 of the Chicago Cubs at Minute Maid Park on August 16, 2011 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Bogusevic’s Grand Slam Leads Astros Over Cubs 6-5

Pinch hitter Brian Bogusevic hit a grand slam in the ninth inning to propel the Houston Astros to 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night and break a season-long seven game losing streak.


National Sports Collectors Convention Logo. (Courtesy NSCC)

National Sports Collectors Convention Returns To Chicago

The National Sports Collectors Convention returns to the Chicago area next week, giving sports fans of all ages a place to bask in the glory of sports history

CBS Chicago–07/28/2011

Hanley Ramirez #2 of the Florida Marlins hits a solo home run during the first inning against  the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on July 17, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Marlins Rally Past Cubs For 7-5 Win

Greg Dobbs hit a two-run homer and drove in the go-ahead run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning, leading the Florida Marlins to 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.


Kerry Wood

Abbatacola: Wood Creates Foundation To Help Chicago Children

“I believe it’s important to make a difference in a child’s life.” – Kerry Wood

670 The Score–06/30/2011

Kerry Wood

Report: Kerry Wood To Return From DL On Friday

Chicago Cubs reliever Kerry Wood was placed on the disabled list on June 13 with a blister on his throwing hand. And it looks as if Wood will return to the active roster on Friday.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2011

Alfonso Soriano

Cubs And Yankees Square Off At Wrigley For First Time Since 2003

The Chicago Cubs and the New York Yankees will play in Wrigley Field for the only the second time since the 1938 Word Series when they start a three-game series on Friday.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

Kerry Wood. (JOHN ZICH/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry Wood Placed On DL; Jeff Baker Activated

Cubs reliever Kerry Wood has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a blister on his right index finger.

670 The Score–06/13/2011

Aramis Ramirez

Ramirez Homers, But Cubs Lose Series Finale 4-3

Ryan Howard went 3 for 3 and drove in three runs, and Roy Oswalt recovered from a rocky first to pitch seven solid innings and lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 comeback victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.


Aramis Ramirez

Home Runs Power Cubs Past Reds, Snap Eight-Game Losing Streak

Carlos Pena and Aramis Ramirez hit back-to-back home runs in the fourth inning to lead the slumping Chicago Cubs past the Cincinnati Reds. The win snapped an eight-game losing streak for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

Ryan Dempster

Cubs Travel To Florida, Look To Snap Losing Streak

The Chicago Cubs have lost three games in a row, and seven of their last 10. It’s getting to the point of the season where the Cubs could permanently fade from the NL Central race if hey don’t turn things around.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2011

Kosuke Fukudome

9th Inning Comeback Gives Cubs Victory

Kosuke Fukudome hit a game-ending single as the Chicago Cubs scored twice in the ninth inning to beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Saturday.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2011

Derrick Rose

Bernstein: Appreciating A Sunday Feast

Too often we take for granted the fact that we’re lucky to live in a high-major professional sports market that affords such big things as yesterday.

670 The Score–04/11/2011

Marlon Byrd

Byrd And Cubs Have Eyes On Playoffs

Chicago Cubs’ owner Tom Ricketts made it clear that for his team, it’s playoffs or bust. Some people might see that as wishful thinking for a team that was 75-87 last season and finished fifth in the division.

670 The Score–04/01/2011

Ryan Dempster

Harris: April Is Very Important For The Cubs’ Summer

It is a 162 game season played out over 183 days; the journey that Major League Baseball teams take over the next six months is the definition of a marathon, not a sprint.

670 The Score–04/01/2011

Wrigley Field

Cold, Drizzle Won’t Put Damper On Cubs Home Opener

It will be 46 degrees and rainy when Cubs take to the mound for their home opener at Wrigley Field, but the conditions aren’t putting a damper on the buzz at the Friendly Confines.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2011

Tyler Colvin

Colvin: ‘We’re Going To Surprise Some People’

The Chicago Cubs were 75-87 last season and finished in fifth place in the NL Central. It was a season that didn’t provide much reason for optimism in 2011.

670 The Score–03/22/2011