Garza, Ramirez Lead Cubs To 4-3 Win Over RedsMatt Garza pitched eight strong innings, Aramis Ramirez had a tiebreaking two-run single, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 on Monday.
Lee Hits Go-Ahead Slam For Pirates, Cubs Lose 7-5Derrek Lee came off the disabled list and hit a go-ahead grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 7-5 on Saturday.
Greinke Stays Perfect At Home, Brewers Win AgainZack Greinke pitched effectively into the eighth to remain perfect at home, Corey Hart homered for the second time in as many days and the Milwaukee Brewers swept the Chicago Cubs with a 3-2 win on Sunday.
Abbatacola: Quade Explains Cubs' 2nd Half SuccessThe Cubs are 14-8 in August having won five of the six series that they have played. Today they go for the split against a 78-53 team, Atlanta.
Soriano Homers To Back Wells As Cubs Top BravesAlfonso Soriano homered, Randy Wells pitched effectively into the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Abbatacola: For Ramirez, It's Business As Usual Aramis Ramirez is the hottest hitter in baseball over the last 12 games - batting .563 with 14 RBI.
Heyward's Slam Lifts Braves Over Cubs 5-4Craig Kimbrel tied a major league rookie record with his 40th save, Jason Heyward hit his first career grand slam, and the Atlanta Braves hung on to win their sixth straight, beating the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Garza, Ramirez Lead Cubs Over Cardinals 3-0Matt Garza pitched seven sharp innings, Aramis Ramirez homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Saturday.
Coleman Struggles In Cubs' 4-3 Loss To AstrosCasey Coleman is hoping to impress the Chicago Cubs in his fourth stint with the team this season. He's off to a rocky start.
Bogusevic's Grand Slam Leads Astros Over Cubs 6-5Pinch hitter Brian Bogusevic hit a grand slam in the ninth inning to propel the Houston Astros to 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night and break a season-long seven game losing streak.
Hollandsworth: Aramis Ramirez's Effort 'Inexcusable'Aramis Ramirez has been one of the better hitters in baseball during the second half. Since late June, he is batting .288 with 16 home runs and 38 RBIs.
Ramirez And Pena Homer In Cubs' 4-3 Win Over NatsAramis Ramirez and Carlos Pena hit back-to-back homers and the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 Thursday.
Cubs Rough Up Reds For Seventh Straight Win, 11-4Carlos Zambrano homered and pitched six solid innings, and the streaking Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-4 on Saturday.
Cubs Clobber Pirates 11-6 In Ramirez's ReturnAlfonso Soriano hit two of the Cubs' season-high six home runs and the Cubs had a season-best 23 hits in an 11-6 victory over the fading Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.
Braun, McGehee, Bullpen Lift Brewers Over CubsRyan Braun doubled in a run, former Cubs prospect Casey McGehee added a two-run triple and the Brewers bullpen tossed four scoreless innings to lift Milwaukee to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.