Offense On Villanueva's Side As Cubs Power Past Rangers 6-2Alfonso Soriano hit his first home run of the season, Anthony Rizzo also homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Texas Rangers 6-2 Thursday at a soggy Wrigley Field.
Bumgarner Shuts Down Cubs In Giants' 3-2 WinPinch-hitter Dioner Navarro hit a two-out, two-run homer off Bumgarner in the seventh to pull the Cubs to 3-2. It was Navarro's second career pinch home run in two days, each hit from a different side of the plate. His tying homer in the ninth Friday was hit from the left side.
Yanks On Verge Of Getting Vernon Wells From Angels Vernon Wells is on the verge of becoming the latest addition to the New York Yankees' injury-depleted lineup.
Ofman: Little Brings Optimism With Chicago Baseball Does anyone really think the Sox will be playing meaningful games in October and the Cubs, meaningful games in June?
Soriano, Navarro Get Key Hits, Cubs Beat PadresAlfonso Soriano hit a two-run double and Dioner Navarro followed with two-run homer Sunday, leading the Chicago Cubs past the San Diego Padres 9-3.
Cubs Fall To Cleveland 13-5Cubs right-hander Alberto Cabrera struggled through 2 1-3 innings. He allowed seven hits, five earned runs and a walk.
Schuster: Soriano Has No Regrets Staying With CubsThe Cubs left-fielder had medical reasons for turning down a trade to San Francisco last year.
Cubs' Deal With Scott Hairston Delayed By Roster Issues In a move to stabilize their outfield, the Cubs have agreed to a two-year contract with Scott Hairston.
TTYM: How Athletes Blow Their $ And Is Torri Hunter Bitter?
Photos: Alfonso Soriano's Decked Out HummerTo this point, Cubs outfielder Alfonso Soriano has earned $121,960,000 in his Major League career.
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.
Cubs Complete Sweep Of Pirates With 4-2 Victory
Cubs Beat Fading Pirates 4-3On Saturday afternoon, Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum said he was planning on relaxing any pitch count restrictions he had for Jeff Samardzija in that night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Pagan's Single Lifts Giants To 7-5 Win Over CubsAngel 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.
Bianchi Hits 3-Run Homer As Brewers Top Cubs 4-1Jeff Bianchi hit a three-run shot for his first big league homer, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.