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Starter Travis Wood #37 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on June 17, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Wood Pitches Well Again In Cubs’ Loss To Cardinals

Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood seems to keep pitching better every outing. He just has very little to show for it.

06/18/2013

Travis Wood. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs Fall To Pirates 2-1

Francisco Liriano pitched two-hit ball over seven innings and the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 Friday for their major league-leading 10th shutout, matching Pittsburgh’s total for all of last season.

670 The Score–06/07/2013

Travis Wood is congratulated by teammates after hitting a grand slam.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Wood’s Slam Takes Down Sox

Chicago Cubs pitcher Travis Wood hit a fourth-inning grand slam off Jake Peavy and allowed two runs in six innings to lead the way in an 8-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox at Wrigley Field on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2013

Travis Wood  pitches against the Cincinnati Reds. (Credit:: Joe Robbins, Getty)

Cubs Lose To Reds 5-2

Todd Frazier drove in a pair of runs with a sacrifice fly and a single, and the Cincinnati Reds used another big inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 on Saturday for their fifth straight victory.

05/25/2013

tarting pitcher Travis Wood delivers during the first inning against the New York Mets. (Credit: Brian Kersey, Getty)

Mets Defeat Cubs 4-3

Daniel Murphy hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning and the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday for their first series win at Wrigley Field since 2007.

05/19/2013

Travis Wood  delivers during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals. (Credit: Brian Kersey, Getty)

Wood Outpitches Lynn In Cubs’ Win Over Cards

Travis Wood pitched impressively into the seventh inning to outduel Lance Lynn, Nate Schierholtz hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs snapped the St. Louis Cardinals’ six-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory Tuesday night.

05/07/2013

Starter Travis Wood of the Chicago Cubs pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers. (Credit: Brian Kersey, Getty)

Cubs Fall To Rangers 4-2

Derek Holland pitched seven shutout innings, Adrian Beltre hit a two-run home run, and Craig Gentry made a diving catch in the ninth to end the game and preserve the Texas Rangers’ 4-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night at a cold Wrigley Field.

04/16/2013

Travis Wood scores on a single from Starlin Castro. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Wood Dominates As Cubs Drop Pirates 3-2

Travis Wood allowed one hit over six innings and the Chicago Cubs held off the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Thursday.

670 The Score–04/04/2013

Travis Wood #30 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning on August 11, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs End Spring With 6-3 Loss To Astros

Cubs starter Travis Wood yielded five hits and two runs with a spring-best seven strikeouts in 4 1-3 innings. It was an improvement from his last start when he allowed seven hits and four runs in four innings.

03/30/2013

Alfonso Soriano #12 of the Chicago Cubs  receives congratulations from third base coach Pat Listach #4 after hitting a home run in the fifth inning against the Houston Astrosat Minute Maid Park on September 12, 2012 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Soriano, Wood, Lift Cubs Over Astros 5-1

Alfonso Soriano finished a triple shy of the cycle and drove in two runs and Travis Wood allowed one run in 7 2-3 innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 win over the Houston Astros Wednesday night.

09/12/2012

Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI triple in the sixth inning as Luis Valbuena #24 of the Chicago Cubs makes alate tag on September 02 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Pagan’s Single Lifts Giants To 7-5 Win Over Cubs

Angel Pagan hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants closed out a successful road trip with a 7-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

09/02/2012

Travis Wood #30 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning on August 11, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Ludwick Doubles, Reds Beat Cubs 4-2

Ryan Ludwick hit a two-run double in the eighth and the Cincinnati Reds rallied to a 4-2 win over the Chicago Cubs Saturday afternoon.

08/11/2012

Jon Jay #19 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a two-run double against the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium on July 22, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Rout Cubs 7-0 To Complete Sweep

Lance Lynn won his 12th game with six spotless innings, and Matt Holliday and Carlos Beltran homered on consecutive pitches to put the finishing touches on the St. Louis Cardinals’ 7-0 victory Sunday that completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs.

07/22/2012

Miami Marlins first baseman Carlos Lee hits a grand slam home run in the 5th inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on July 17, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lee’s Slam Helps Ozzie Get First Win In Chicago As Marlin

Carlos Lee hit a grand slam and the Florida Marlins beat the Cubs 9-5 on Tuesday night, giving Ozzie Guillen a win in his first game back managing in Chicago.

07/17/2012

Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs (R) scores past catcher Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros on an RBI double hit by teammate Jeff Baker #3 that also scored Starlin Castro #13 during the sixth inning on July 1, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Wood, Rizzo Help Cubs Finish Sweep Of Astros

Travis Wood pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and used some nifty base-running to set up Anthony Rizzo’s go-ahead single as the Chicago Cubs completed a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros with a 3-0 win on Sunday.

07/01/2012

Chicago Cubs center fielder David DeJesus drives in two runs with a single in the 3rd inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on June 19, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wood Edges Peavy In Pitching Duel, Cubs Beat Sox 2-1

Travis Wood pitched six strong innings for his first win as a starter in more than a year, and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 2-1 on Tuesday night even though Jake Peavy went the distance.

06/19/2012

Ryan Theriot #5 of the San Francisco Giants forces out Koyie Hill #55 of the Chicago Cubs at second base during the eighth inning at AT&T Park on June 3, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Chicago Cubs 2-0. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Zito Throws Gem For Win 150 As Giants Nip Cubs 2-0

Barry Zito pitched 8 1-3 scoreless innings for his 150th career win and Joaquin Arias snapped an 18 at-bat hit-less stretch with an RBI single that led the San Francisco Giants to a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

06/03/2012

Ian Stewart #2 of the Chicago Cubs gets congratulated by Alfonso Soriano #12 after hitting a two run homer against the San Diego Padres in the fourth inning on May 28, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Halt 12-Game Skid, Top Padres 11-7

The Chicago Cubs stopped their 12-game losing streak as Alfonso Soriano hit a go-ahead home run Monday in an 11-7 win over the San Diego Padres.

05/28/2012

Travis Wood

Cubs Recall Travis Wood, Place Castillo On DL

The Chicago Cubs today placed catcher Welington Castillo on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 19) with an MCL sprain in his right knee and recalled left-handed pitcher Travis Wood from Triple-A Iowa.

670 The Score–05/22/2012

Sean Marshall. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Trading Sean Marshall Was A Mistake

I’ve heard all the arguments for why the Cubs traded their best reliever, and none of them has been compelling enough for me to get on board.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012

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