Reds Win 5-4 On Walkoff To Take Series From CubsXavier Paul led off the ninth inning with a pinch-hit triple and Ryan Hanigan followed with a single Sunday, giving the Cincinnati Reds a 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs.
Bernstein: What's Wrong With Starlin Castro?It doesn’t take any kind of experienced scout to see outs being made, or any kind of analytical wizard to see month-by-month batting numbers sliding into frightening territory.
Baffoe: Getting To Know The Cubs’ Newest CallupsThe weekend ended with the Chicago Cubs surprising many fans by calling up prospects Brett Jackson and Josh Vitters without much warning. Jackson started in center field and went 2-4 in his MLB debut, while Vitters pinch-hit in the seventh inning, flying out to right.
Rogers: Help Could Be On The Way For Cubs To put it simply, things are bleak for Cubs nation right now.
Epstein: Cubs' Focus Not Solely On 2012 When Theo Epstein first arrived in Chicago, one of his first moves was to trade arguably the Cubs best left-handed pitcher in Sean Marshall.
Rizzo, Jackson Cut By CubsTop prospects Anthony Rizzo and Brett Jackson were cut by the Cubs on Friday.
Schuster: Brett Jackson's Future Is In The MajorsBrett Jackson is the future for the Cubs. The question is, when is that future? Is it near or is it far?
Cubs Send Carpenter To Red Sox For Theo CompensationThe compensation for the Cubs getting Theo Epstein from the Red Sox will be decided soon.
Abbatacola: Don't Expect Much From September Call-UpsMike Quade has a tough road ahead in trying to find the proper balance of winning and developing unproven talent that may affect the organization's future.
Cubs Sneak Past IndiansThe Chicago Cubs and Indians were stuck with a 1-1 score into the ninth inning. That was until they broke the tie with Brett Jackson's walk-off, RBI single with two outs. Randy Wells had a strong outing, not allowing an earned run in his four innings on the mound.
Schuster: Cubs Camp Is Quiet So farDay three of the Cub's training camp and so far the operative word is vanilla. Vanilla as in not much is happening here. The anticipation of the arrival of some of the everyday players is about the biggest news.