Chicago Cubs

Darvish Finally Wins At Wrigley, Cubs Top Reds 5-2Entering Wednesday, Darvish was 0-5 with a 5.50 ERA in 13 starts at the iconic ballpark after signing a six-year, $126 million contract with Chicago in February 2018.
Schwarber's Homer In 10th Gives Cubs 4-3 Win Over RedsKyle Schwarber wasn't thinking home run when he stepped to the plate in the bottom of the 10th inning Tuesday night. That, he believes, was the key to success.
Cubs Add Veteran Catcher Maldonado Two Weeks Before MLB Trade DeadlineWith their All-Star catcher sidelined, the Chicago Cubs quickly found some experienced help behind the plate.
Suárez, Puig Homer, Reds Jump On Cubs Errors To Win 6-3
A's Sweep White Sox After Turning Jose Rondón's 9th-Inning Throwing Error Into 3-2 WinThe White Sox were outscored 21-5 in the three games in Oakland.
Cubs Beat Pirates 8-3Jason Heyward, Albert Almora Jr. and Kyle Schwarber hit home runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-3 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.
White Sox Beat Cubs 3-1Iván Nova pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning for his first home win in eight tries, Eloy Jiménez and José Abreu homered, and the Chicago White Sox beat the crosstown Cubs 3-1 to salvage a two-game split Sunday.
Lester Pitches Into 7th, Cubs Beat Giolito, White Sox 6-3Jon Lester pitched into the seventh inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat All-Star Lucas Giolito and the crosstown White Sox 6-3 at Guaranteed Rate Field on Saturday night.
Cubs Erupt After Maddon's Ejection To Rip Pirates 11-3Kris Bryant hit his 17th homer and the Chicago Cubs erupted following manager Joe Maddon's fourth-inning ejection, routing the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-3 on Thursday to stop a four-game losing streak.
Pirates Rally Against Kimbrel In 9th To Edge Cubs 6-5The Chicago Cubs splurged on closer Craig Kimbrel last month in hopes of shoring up the back end of their spotty bullpen.
Frazier Stays Hot, Leads Pirates By Listless Cubs 5-1Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle didn't need to check the analytics before writing down Adam Frazier's name in the leadoff spot before Tuesday's game against the Chicago Cubs.
Bell Mashes 3 Home Runs, Pirates Thrash Cubs 18-5Josh Bell isn't worried about the Home Run Derby messing with the considerable mojo he's built during his breakout season. Quite the opposite. Bell is pumped for the chance to step into the batter's box and swing for the fences with everyone in baseball watching.
Suarez Homers Early, Reds Hold On For 8-6 Win Over CubsEugenio Suarez ended his slump with Cincinnati's longest homer of the season, Anthony DeSclafani pitched six scoreless innings and the Reds held off the Chicago Cubs 8-6 Sunday.
Baez Hits Grand Slam, Cubs Beat Reds 6-0 Behind QuintanaJavier Baez hit his first grand slam of the season Saturday, and Jose Quintana went six innings for his first victory since May 5, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 6-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds.
Hamels Leaves After 1 Inning, Reds Beat Cubs 6-3 To End SkidCole Hamels left after only one inning because of discomfort in his side — another setback to the Chicago Cubs' rotation — and the Cincinnati Reds snapped their four-game losing streak with a 6-3 victory Friday night.
Cubs’ Baez, Contreras Named All-Star Starters For Second Straight YearCubs shortstop Javier Baez and catcher Willson Contreras were named National League All-Star starters for second straight year, voted on by fans.
Kimbrel Closes Out Debut With Rizzo's Help, Cubs Beat BravesKimbrel earn his 334th career save and did it against his original team. The Cubs finalized a $43 million, three-year contract with 31-year-old free agent on June 7, then sent the right-hander to the minors to get himself ready.
Keuchel Gets 1st Win With Braves In 5-3 Victory Over CubsDallas Keuchel said he's still rounding into form. The Atlanta Braves already like what they've seen.
Child Hit By Foul Ball Has A Skull FractureBesides the fracture, she also had bleeding in her head and brain swelling.
Albies, Acuña Hit Homers To Lead Braves Past Cubs 3-2Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, Max Fried pitched six innings of two-hit ball and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Tuesday night.
Contreras, Lester Lead Cubs Past Braves 8-3Willson Contreras homered and had three RBIs, Jon Lester pitched five-hit ball through six innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 8-3 Monday in a chippy matchup of NL division leaders.
Baez Hits Game-Winning HR As Cubs Beat Mets 5-3Javier Baez hit the 100th homer of his career, a three-run drive in the eighth inning as the Chicago Cubs overcame another home run by Pete Alonso to beat the New York Mets 5-3 on Sunday.
Mets Beat Cubs 10-2Alonso hit his 26th homer to set the NL record for most homers before the All-Star Game as the New York Mets routed the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Saturday.
Alzolay's Strong Debut, 6-Run 3rd Lead Cubs Over Mets 7-4Whether rookie Adbert Alzolay stays in the majors for the remainder of the season is a question for another day. The 24-year-old from Venezuela showed he belongs Thursday night.
Contreras Powers Cubs Past Giolito, White Sox 7-3Willson Contreras homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Chicago Cubs handed Lucas Giolito his first loss since April by downing the Chicago White Sox 7-3 on Wednesday night.
Cubs Fan Blinded By Foul Ball Applauds White Sox For Plan To Extend Safety Netting At Guaranteed Rate FieldA man who lost the sight in his right eye after he was hit by a foul ball at Wrigley Field in 2017 is applauding the White Sox for moving to install protective netting all the way down the foul lines at Guaranteed Rate Field.
Jiménez Homers In 9th To Power White Sox Past Cubs, 3-1Jiménez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the ninth inning in his first game against his first major league organization, helping the Chicago White Sox beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Dodgers Edge Cubs 3-2 With Late-Game HeroicsRussell Martin singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Alex Verdugo made a game-saving catch for the game's final out and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Sunday night.
Rizzo's 2-Run Homer In 9th Lifts Cubs Over Dodgers 2-1Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.
Dodgers Beat Cubs 5-3The Cubs fell to 7-6 against left-handed starters and have dropped nine of 11 road games.