Chicago Cubs

Arrieta Gets Standing Ovation In Return To Wrigley; Phillies Beat Cubs 5-4 In 10 InningsThe memories came flooding back to Jake Arrieta as the fans showered him with cheers when he stepped to the plate for the first time.
Rizzo Homers, Cubs Hold Off Nationals' Rally For 6-5 Win
Cubs Beat Nationals 14-6Kris Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Chicago Cubs piled on against the Washington Nationals bullpen in a 14-6 win Friday night.
Suarez Singles In Rain, Reds Slow Cubs' Surge With 4-2 WinEugenio Suarez singled home the go-ahead run during a fifth-inning downpour and added another RBI single Thursday night as the Cincinnati Reds pulled away to a 4-2 victory that slowed the Chicago Cubs' momentum.
Yasiel Puig Singles In 10th As Reds Rally Past Cubs 6-5Eugenio Suarez hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning Wednesday night, and slumping Yasiel Puig singled with the bases loaded in the 10th, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs.
Cubs' Ben Zobrist Cites 'Inappropriate Marital Conduct' As Reason For Split With Wife Julianna ZobristJulianna Zobrist, the wife of Chicago Cubs second baseman Ben Zobrist, has filed for divorce, according to court records. 
Hendricks Has 2-Run 2B, Pitches Into 9th; Cubs Top Reds 3-1Kyle Hendricks had as many hits as he allowed in his latest gem.Hendricks had a career-high three hits, including a two-run double , and worked into the ninth inning Tuesday night, leading the surging Chicago Cubs to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
Lester Pitches Cubs Past Brewers 4-1 For Series WinThe Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Sunday night to take a weekend series between the top teams in the NL Central.
Former Cubs Pitcher Carlos Zambrano Returns To The Mound In ChicagoThe former Cubs pitcher is with the new Chicago Dogs of the Independent League and had a solid, but short debut.
Contreras Homers In 15th, Cubs Beat Brewers 2-1Willson Contreras homered in the 15th inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.
González Pitches Brewers Past Cubs 7-0 For 7th Straight WinThe Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Friday for their season-high seventh straight victory.
Heyward Homer Gives Cubs 3-2 Win In 11th In Russell's Return
Cubs Start Time Moved To 6:35The gates will open at the originally scheduled time of 5:05 p.m.
Bryant's 3-Run HR Gives Cubs 5-2 Win Over MarlinsKris Bryant hit a tiebreaking three-run homer with two out in the ninth inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.
Cubs Bullpen Goes Wild, Marlins Rally In 9th To Win 6-5Cubs closer Pedro Strop lost his control, and then Kyle Ryan had a brain cramp on a comebacker.
Cubs Pound Cardinals 13-5 For 7th Straight WinThe Cubs pounded the St. Louis Cardinals 13-5 on Sunday night for their season-high seventh consecutive victory.
Baez Hits Tiebreaking HR In 8th, Cubs Beat Cardinals 6-5The Chicago Cubs wiped out a four-run deficit to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Saturday.
Hendricks 4-Hitter As Cubs Beat Cards 4-0, Win 5th In RowThe second-place Cubs won their season-high fifth in a row while cutting St. Louis' lead to 1½ games. The Cardinals have back-to-back losses after five consecutive victories.
Cubs Jump On Mariners, Lester Allows 1 Hit In 11-0 RoutJon Lester was nearly flawless, even when he didn't need to be thanks to an early outburst from Javier Báez and the Chicago Cubs' offense.
Schwarber's Homer Lifts Cubs To 6-5 Win Over MarinersKyle Schwarber's last swing Tuesday night provided the latest sign that he is beginning to emerge from his early season slump.
Chicago Cubs Manager Joe Maddon Working Ahead With LineupsMaddon is doing his lineups three days at a time, giving his players an advance look at what to expect for the upcoming series. It is a marked departure from the days of managers posting the starting nine in the clubhouse before the game, or even the modern practice of nightly text messages.
Cubs Outlast Diamondbacks 6-5 In 15 InningsThe Chicago Cubs outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 on Sunday in the second-longest game in Chase Field history.
Bote Homers Twice As Cubs Beat Diamondbacks 9-1David Bote homered twice and drove in five runs, leading Yu Darvish and the Chicago Cubs to a 9-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night.
Diamondbacks Beat Cubs 8-3Kris Bryant and Javier Baez homered for Chicago, and Albert Almora Jr. matched a career-high with four hits. But the Cubs were unable to overcome another shaky performance by Kyle Hendricks, who was coming off his best start of the season.
Cubs' Russell Says He's Focused On Becoming A Better PersonChicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell said Thursday that he is focused on "trying to become a better person" since being suspended for 40 games for violating Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy.
Lester Solid In Return, But Dodgers Get Past Cubs 2-1Although it wasn't enough to keep the Cubs rolling, Jon Lester was pleased with his first outing in more than two weeks.
Baez, Heyward Hit 3-Run Hrs In 6th As Cubs Beat Dodgers 7-6Whether he is dazzling with his glove and arm, juking opponents on the base paths or coming up with the big hit, Javier Baez simply finds ways to deliver.
Quintana Pitches 7 Strong, Báez Jukes, Cubs Beat Dodgers 7-2José Quintana was the star of the show. Even better than Javier Báez's dance around David Freese.
Bote Lifts Cubs Past Diamondbacks 2-1David Bote hit a game-ending RBI single in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs used a terrific performance by Tyler Chatwood to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Sunday.
Diamondbacks Hit 3 HRs, Beat Cubs 6-0Zack Greinke pitched three-hit ball over six innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks supported him with three home runs in a 6-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.