Joe Maddon Hosts Charity Event To Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of The Family Institute At Northwestern UniversityBefore the Cubs entertained the first-place St. Louis Cardinals over the weekend, Manager Joe Maddon spent his evening at the “Steak 48” restaurant Thursday night.
Chicago Cubs Manager Joe Maddon Working Ahead With LineupsMaddon is doing his lineups three days at a time, giving his players an advance look at what to expect for the upcoming series. It is a marked departure from the days of managers posting the starting nine in the clubhouse before the game, or even the modern practice of nightly text messages.
Cubs Home Opener: Players Aim To Leave Losing Streak On The RoadThe Cubs are hoping for a fresh start this afternoon, as they welcome the Pittsburgh Pirates, hoping to get on a winning streak, after a seriously disappointing 2-7 road trip to start the season.
Minor Opening for Rangers Against Cubs And Former Texas AcesJoe Maddon starts his fifth season with the Cubs. The 65-year-old manager enters the final year of his contract after four consecutive playoff appearances and the 2016 World Series title.
Maddon, Cubs Looking To Rebound From Disappointing FinishMaddon took a more hands-on approach during spring training after the Cubs blew a five-game lead in the NL Central last September and were eliminated by Colorado in the NL wild card game.
Strop Joins Morrow On Sidelines As Maddon Ponders CloserThe Cubs said Strop is able to play catch but will not participate in game-related drills during the next week.
Chicago Cubs: Five Story Lines For 2019 SeasonMajor League Baseball is back, and here are five big story lines for the Chicago Cubs in 2019.
'Own It Now' Cubs Spring Training Gets Under Way Amid Controversy"We'll continue to hold Addison to an incredibly high standard or he won't play another regular season game as a Chicago Cub ever again."
Epstein Thinks Maddon Will Stay With Cubs Past This SeasonJoe Maddon is under contract for one more year after Epstein and the Cubs decided against offering him an extension over the winter.
Cubs' Maddon Studying `Managing Millennials For Dummies'"You have to make your adjustments. And that's what I'm working on right now is to understand better how I could better serve these guys."
Epstein: Maddon To Return For Fifth Season As Cubs ManagerChicago was eliminated by Colorado with a 2-1, 13-inning defeat in the NL wild-card game Tuesday.
Cubs' Joe Maddon, A 'Second Amendment Guy,' On Gun Control: 'What Civilization Doesn't Protect Their Children?'"We need to talk to both sides and listen to everybody," Maddon says.
Joe Maddon's Newest Slogan For Cubs: 'Everybody In'"I want them to be concerned on a daily basis about their enthusiasm and energy," Maddon says.
Cubs' Joe Maddon On Florida School Shooting: 'Doesn't Make Any Sense' That A Semi-Automatic Rifle Is In Anyone's HandsAnthony Rizzo has left Cubs camp after a shooting at his high school in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead Wednesday.
Levine: World Series Hangover Long Gone For Newly Motivated, Hungry Cubs"The attitude of this group cannot be better," manager Joe Maddon says as spring training opens.