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.
Cubs Sign Closer Craig KimbrelApparently, the Cubs found a few extra coins in the coffers. The self-proclaimed cash-poor club has finally ponied up some cash for a legitimate closer, signing seven-time All-Star Craig Kimbrel.
Fantasy Baseball All-Star Team Is Often A Little Different Than MLB All-Star RosterIt's an easy trap to fall in to when playing fantasy baseball: An All-Star player in real life doesn't always equate to an All-Star player in fantasy sports. This 2017 provides more proof of just why this is true. Don't be blinded by MLB All-Star status in fantasy baseball!
Levine: Pitching Is Top Priority For CubsIn the thick of a wild-card race, the Cubs need to make a deal and do it soon.
First Week Of The Season Always Means Change For Your MLB Fantasy RosterEvery year, it's the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief PitcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
Wood Gives Up Game Winning Runs, Cubs Fall To Braves 3-1Dan Uggla hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Tuesday night.
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.