Kyle Schwarber

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant, left, congratulates catcher Miguel Montero. (Getty Images)

Cubs Are Accomplishing Feats They Haven’t Accomplished In Decades Upon Decades

Chicago has won 21 of its past 25 games, its best run since 1938.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2015

A fan (black shirt, right) is hit by a foul ball during the game between the Chicago Cubs and the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field on August 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Joe Maddon Was Wrong To Blame Injured Fan

Even for fans who pay close attention, there’s little time to react to line-drive foul balls.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2015

Kyle Schwarber is congratulated by Cubs teammates after homering. (Getty Images)

Levine: Kyle Schwarber Takes Heat Off Rookie Teammates

Schwarber’s hitting .310 with 30 RBIs in 35 games.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2015

Kyle Schwarber is congratulated by Cubs teammates after homering. (Getty Images)

Listen: 96-Year-Old Caller Has Epic Player Comparison For Kyle Schwarber

Anybody ever heard of Smead Jolley?

CBS Chicago–08/14/2015

White Sox third baseman Tyler Saladino tags out Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Cubs-White Sox Is Unconventionally Interesting Again

Individual team situations are intersecting at an important time this weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2015

Kyle Schwarber is congratulated by Cubs teammates after homering. (Getty Images)

Watch: Kyle Schwarber Is Still Crushing It, Homering Twice

Schwarber went 3-for-4 with four RBIs on Thursday in a win.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2015

Starlin Castro. (Getty Images)

Starlin Castro Will Take Grounders At Second Base, Third Base

Joe Maddon is trying to get creative to get demoted Castro some at-bats.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Levine: Schwarber In The Conversation For Rookie Of The Year

There’s some precedent for a short-timer like Schwarber to get the top rookie nod.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Demoted Starlin Castro Focusing On What Is Best For Team

Manager Joe Maddon benched Castro for Friday’s 7-3 victory over San Francisco and had a similar lineup for Saturday’s game against the Giants.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Getty Images)

Grote’s Cubs Observations: Joe Maddon Prefers Feet-First Slides

Plus, Pedro Strop and Tommy Hunter are happy to be reunited.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Cubs’ Kyle Schwarber To Start In Left Field For First Time

Joe Maddon is doing everything he can to get Schwarber’s bat into the Cubs’ lineup.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2015

Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber, right. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Lauds Kyle Schwarber’s Progress At Catcher, Doesn’t Plan On Playing Him in LF Yet

Maddon is wary of wearing Schwarber out by making him an everyday player.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2015

Cubs' Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

The Legend Of Kyle Schwarber Is Growing

Schwarber hit homers in the ninth and 13th innings Tuesday to rally the Cubs to a win.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Joe Maddon: ‘I Want Us To Be The Hunted’

Listen to Maddon’s full interview on the Spiegel and Goff Show.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Must Decide Who They Want To Be

The addition of hot-hitting prospect Kyle Schwarber creates a question or two about where the Cubs are at and where they want to go.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2015

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Which Stat Categories Do You Need The Most In Fantasy Baseball?

When trying to improve your fantasy roster, it’s important to gauge which statistical categories can help you the most. If you’re last in batting average, maybe it’s not worth it to acquire a .300 hitter. If you’re in the middle of the pack in steals, it might be worth it to find a speedster for your lineup.


Miguel Montero. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Cubs Place Miguel Montero On 15-Day DL

Montero has a sprained left thumb and is expected to be out as many as six weeks.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

Report: Cubs To Call Up Kyle Schwarber With Miguel Montero Injured

Schwarber hit .364 in a six-game cameo in the big leagues earlier this season.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, general manager Jed Hoyer and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cubs Encountering High-Priced Trade Market

In preliminary talks, foes keep bringing up three names: Addison Russell, Kyle Schwarber and Jorge Soler.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2015

Kyle Schwarber. (Getty Images)

C.J. Edwards, Kyle Schwarber To Play In Futures Game

The contest is set for July 12 as part of All-Star festivities in Cincinnati.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2015