Levine: Zambrano Is His Old Self In Wrigley AppearanceCarlos Zambrano still loves Chicago and cracking jokes.
Bernstein: Bad-Bounce Loss Tough To TakeHockey can be a strange sport, which is why losses can be so painful.
Lee Turns Down Yankees Offer To ReturnFormer Cubs first baseman Derrek Lee won't be making a come back.
Report: Yankees Ask Derrek Lee To Come Out Of RetirementAs the Yankees continue their search to replace first baseman Mark Teixeira, the team has reportedly asked former Cubs first baseman Derrek Lee to come out of retirement.
Wells Solid Again, Cubs Avoid Sweep, Beat PiratesRandy Wells pitched six strong innings and Marlon Byrd drove in two runs as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
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.
Castro Homers, Garza Goes 7 As Cubs Top PiratesStarlin Castro homered and Matt Garza pitched seven shutout innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 1-0 win over the sliding Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
Zambrano 'Cured' After Finishing Counseling The 2010 season was a roller coaster for Chicago Cubs' pitcher Carlos Zambrano, and it had more lows than highs. After completing his anger-management counseling, Zambrano feels he's ready to get back to baseball.
Big Z Focused On Future, Not PastFor Carlos Zambrano, last season was filled with disappointing performances and uncontrollable anger on the field.
Cubs Sign Free-Agent Carlos PenaJim Hendry had reason to smile late Tuesday night. He landed his primary target to fill the Cubs' gaping void at first base, getting free agent Carlos Pena signed to a one-year contract.
Wisch: The Cubs Need A Touch Of (Mark) GraceFor Cubs fans, there’s only one thing bleaker than the 2010 regular season. And that’s the 2010 offseason. So far, at least.
Cowley: Williams On The Paul Konerko TalksAccording to several White Sox players, the talk circulating throughout the team on Monday is that they will have their “Captain’’ back.