Chicago Cubs

Joe Maddon Reportedly Interviews With Los Angeles AngelsFormer Cubs Manager Joe Maddon reportedly interviewed with the Los Angeles Angels on Monday, and could be announced as that team’s manager in a day or two.
Theo Epstein: 'Opportunity For Change' As Cubs Move On After Joe MaddonCubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said the organization will be making changes in the interest of developing the next world championship Cubs team.
Fans Bid Farewell To Joe Maddon As He Parts Ways With CubsMeanwhile, Wrigley Field looked empty all day Sunday. Perhaps that was fitting for those feeling empty knowing manager Joe Maddon would soon be a Cub no more.
Joe Maddon, Cubs Part Ways After 5 YearsJoe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs will be parting ways after five years, Theo Epstein announced in St. Louis.
Cubs Go Out With Whimper Against St. Louis After Maddon's Departure Is AnnouncedThe Cubs were shut out Sunday on Joe Maddon's day as their manager. It was announced before the game that he won't return next year.
Cubs Beat Cardinals 8-2Cubs manager Joe Maddon celebrated by playing a video during his postgame press conference of Bette Midler singing "Rochelle, Rochelle" from a "Seinfeld" episode in the '90s.
Even After Elimination, It Just Keeps Getting Worse For Cubs As They Lose 9th StraightJoe Musgrove pitched three-hit ball through six innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Chicago on Thursday night and extended the Cubs' losing streak to nine games.
Cubs Eliminated From Playoff Contention, Then Lose 8th StraightThe collapsing Chicago Cubs were eliminated from playoff contention shortly before losing their eighth straight game, falling to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
Cubs Lose 7th Straight, On Brink Of EliminationThe freefalling Chicago Cubs committed five errors, including two in a seven-run seventh inning, and moved to the brink of elimination with a 9-2 defeat to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Cubs Organist Gary Pressy Plays His Last Game At Wrigley FieldThe team paid tribute to Pressy before the game. The longtime organist is retiring at the end of this season. To celebrate his career. Pressy also threw out the first pitch.
With Another Loss To Cardinals, Cubs' Postseason Chances Have Been Dealt Major BlowThe Cubs' postseason chances took a major hit today after losing to the St. Louis Cardinals.
Cubs Lose Again, Cards Sweep Series At Wrigley And Clinch Playoff SpotPaul Goldschmidt hit a tiebreaking double in the ninth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals clinched a playoff spot by rallying past the Chicago Cubs on Sunday for their first four-game sweep at Wrigley Field in almost a century.
Kris Bryant Leaves Cubs Game Vs. St. Louis With InjuryCubs star Kris Bryant left their game against St. Louis Sunday afternoon after he got hurt while trying to beat out a double play.
Molina, Cardinals Hold Off Fading Cubs Again, 2-1The Cubs are 1 1/2 games behind the Brewers for the second NL wild card, with Milwaukee set to play later Friday against Pittsburgh.
Injured Anthony Rizzo Comes Back To Homer, But Cubs Lose To CardinalsDays after leaving a game with a sprained right ankle with expectations that he’d be out for a week, Anthony Rizzo hit a home run as the Cubs took on the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday night. But the Cubs lost.
Playoff-Hopeful Cubs Fall Short To Cincinnati Reds AgainJose Iglesias had an RBI double in the 10th inning and five Cincinnati pitchers combined for a four-hitter as the Reds recorded their second straight win over the playoff-contending Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Cubs Under Pressure Going Into Game 3 Vs. Cincinnati
Cubs' Win Streak Over As They Fall To Cincinnati Reds In Game 2The Chicago Cubs were shut down by Sonny Gray and two relievers Tuesday night, falling to the Cincinnati Reds in a loss that hurt their playoff positioning.
Cubs Take To Twitter To Find Boy's Family After He's Spotted In Makeshift Nico Hoerner Jersey; Man Tweets Back That It's His SonThe Chicago Cubs on Tuesday tweeted a photo of a little boy in a T-shirt that was hand-drawn to resemble a Nico Hoerner jersey.
Cubs Go Into Game 2 Against Reds With 5 Wins, Kimbrel Improving, But Rizzo OutThe Cubs have responded to their “Code Red” playoff crisis by ripping off five straight wins coming into Tuesday night’s game against Cincinnati.
3-Run Homer For Schwarber As Cubs Beat Reds, Win 5th StraightKyle Schwarber hit a three-run homer and made a diving catch in left field, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night for their fifth straight victory.
Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Expected To Be Out At Least 5 To 7 Days After Ankle SprainCubs slugger and first baseman Anthony Rizzo is expected to be out for at least five to seven days after spraining his ankle while playing the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
Cubs Clobber Pirates Again, But Rizzo Leaves With InjuryStar first baseman Anthony Rizzo was pulled from a game Sunday with a sprained right ankle, putting a damper on the Chicago Cubs' victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Anthony Rizzo Leaves Cubs' Game Against Pirates With Sprained AnkleChicago Cubs slugger Anthony Rizzo left Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the third inning with a sprained right ankle.
Cubs Set Team HR Record, Clobber Pirates 14-1All of a sudden, the Chicago Cubs are locked in at the plate and looking like a confident, playoff-bound team again.
Darvish Fans 14, Cubs Beat Padres 4-1 To Keep Wild-Card PaceYu Darvish and the Chicago Cubs are heading back to Wrigley Field feeling better about their situation than they had in several days.
Cubs Lose 4-0 To Padres, Fall Into Tie For 2nd Wild-Card SpotThe Cubs lost for the second straight night and for the fifth time in six games.
Cubs' Wild-Card Lead Cut, Padres Walk Off 9-8 In 10thThe Cubs' lead for the second NL wild-card spot was cut to one game over Milwaukee and two over Philadelphia.
Hoerner 3 Hits, 4 RBIs In Debut, Cubs Beat Padres 10-2Nico Hoerner went from sitting on his couch in Oakland and watching the Chicago Cubs on TV on Sunday to having a remarkable major league debut with them on Monday night.
Brewers Score 5 Runs In 4th Inning Against Lester, Cubs LoseTyler Austin drove a pinch-hit, three-run homer during the Brewers' five-run fourth inning against Jon Lester, and Milwaukee beat the Chicago Cubs Sunday to tighten the NL wild-card race.