Cubs Avoid Sweep With 3-2 Victory Over RaysAnthony Rizzo was responsible for two of Chicago's 17 strikeouts Sunday. He also had the biggest hit of the game for the Cubs. Rizzo hit a game-ending RBI single in the 12th inning, and the Cubs beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 to avoid a three-game sweep.
Baez Homers In Debut As Cubs Top Rockies, 6-5
Levine: Teammates Marvel At Samardzija's FocusBoston, Washington, Baltimore and Toronto evaluated Jeff Samardzija on Monday evening.
Pitcher Travis Wood Has Big Hit For Cubs In 13thChicago Cubs pitcher Travis Wood delivered a victory from the mound on Sunday. A day later, he did the same from the batter's box. The pinch-hitting pitcher had an RBI double with two outs in the 13th inning, giving the Chicago Cubs a 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins.
Villanueva, Cubs Fall To Brewers, 5-2 Carlos Villanueva's nightmare season on the mound for the Chicago Cubs continued Friday night against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Levine: Bullpen Concerns Lead To Call-Ups For CubsThe Cubs' bullpen has blown four of its six save chances.
Sanchez Has Winning Hit In 16th, Pirates Beat Cubs The Cubs left 19 runners on Wednesday and have gone 1 for 27 with runners in scoring position in their first two games. Yet first-year manager Rick Renteria is remaining positive.
Levine: Cubs Change Rotation MixTravis Wood will start the Cubs' home opener on April 4 against the Phillies.
Levine: Villanueva Has Leg Up On Rotation Spot Due to the rehabbing status of Jake Arrieta, Carlos Villanueva will most likely begin the season as the Cubs 5th starter.
Cubs Lose To Dodgers 1-0A.J. Ellis hit an RBI single, Stephen Fife pitched into the sixth inning on a day when Zack Greinke was pushed back a day for rest, and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their franchise-record road winning streak to 14 games with a 1-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
With Soriano Trade Looming, Cubs Fall To Arizona Chicago players were upset about the news of teammate Alfonso Soriano's impending trade to the Yankees, and manager Dale Sveum thought that played a part in the Cubs' 3-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.