Carlos Rodón Strikes Out 11 As White Sox Shut Out Cubs 4-0Rodón and the White Sox bullpen combined for 17 strikeouts. David Bote got two of the five hits for the Cubs, who have dropped three straight and five of six.
Some Decisions Ahead For Tony La Russa As White Sox Now Have Two Strong Closers In Craig Kimbrel, Liam HendriksOne of the many Cubs deals Friday brought all-star closer Craig Kimbrel to the South Side, setting up either Kimbrel or Liam Hendriks to be maybe the best set-up man in baseball.
MLB Trade Deadline: Cubs Sending Closer Craig Kimbrel To White Sox For 2B Nick Madrigal And RHP Codi HeuerKimbrel, 33, is having his best season in years and was the top reliever on the market.
All-Star Game 2021: Bryant, Kimbrel Set To Go For National League; Anderson, Rodon, Lynn, And Hendriks For American LeagueThere is a pair of Cubs in Colorado for the National League in the All-Star Game - Kris Bryant and Craig Kimbrel.
Arrieta Pitches Cubs To Win Over Mets On Cool Night At WrigleyJake Arrieta pitched five effective innings, Craig Kimbrel escaped a jam in the ninth and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets on Tuesday.
Cubs Rally Past Brewers, 4-2, Led By Jason Heyward's 3-Run Homer In 9th InningNL Central-leading Chicago had gone scoreless for 17 straight innings before breaking through against Josh Hader, who hadn't allowed a homer all season long.
Cubs Hold Off Royals Again For 5th Win In A RowJason Heyward, Jason Kipnis and Willson Contreras homered and the Chicago Cubs overcame another shaky outing by closer Craig Kimbrel to beat the Kansas City Royals Tuesday night for their fifth straight win.
Cubs' Kimbrel Adjusting To New Normal; No Fans May Equal Less AdrenalineThe Chicago Cubs are still plowing forward without a reported positive coronavirus test among their players.
Tyler Chatwood's Pitching Is Sharp As Cubs, Reds' Cactus League Game Ends In TieCubs Manager David Ross had to like what he saw from his started Wednesday against the Cincinnati Reds.
Cubs Spring Training: Jon Lester Has More In Him, Craig Kimbrel Strives To Do BetterJust nine days remain until the start of Cactus League games for Spring Training.
Injured Anthony Rizzo Comes Back To Homer, But Cubs Lose To CardinalsDays after leaving a game with a sprained right ankle with expectations that he’d be out for a week, Anthony Rizzo hit a home run as the Cubs took on the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday night. But the Cubs lost.
Cubs Go Into Game 2 Against Reds With 5 Wins, Kimbrel Improving, But Rizzo OutThe Cubs have responded to their “Code Red” playoff crisis by ripping off five straight wins coming into Tuesday night’s game against Cincinnati.
Chicago Cubs Closer Craig Kimbrel Placed On Injured List With Right Elbow InflammationChicago Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel was placed on the 10-day injured list with right elbow inflammation.
Cubs Place Closer Kimbrel On IL With Right Knee InflammationThe Chicago Cubs placed closer Craig Kimbrel on the 10-day injured list Monday and announced All-Star catcher Willson Contreras will be sidelined for four weeks with a right hamstring strain.
Baseball Report: Craig Kimbrel, Dallas Keuchel To ReturnCraig Kimbrel and Dallas Keuchel signed with the Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves respectively, after waiting over a third of the season.