Jon Lester Set To Head To Washington NationalsThe Washington Nationals are turning into the easterly Cubs, with Jon Lester expected to take a one-year deal with the Nats and a mutual option for a second season.
Cubs' Jon Lester Thanks Fans By Pay $47,000 In Bar TabsHe also threw in a 34% in honor of his number. At one point, his bank even sent him a fraud alert.
Theo Epstein Expects To Remain With Cubs For 2021, But It Could Be His Last SeasonEpstein's deal expires after next season, and he's always been clear that 10 years the magic number before a change in executive leadership is necessary for any organization.
White Sox End 6-Game Skid With 9-5 Victory Over Cubs, Who Clinch NL Central Title With Cardinals' LossThe White Sox got a sorely needed win and remain a game behind AL Central leader Minnesota, with the Twins beating Cincinnati.
Lester Cruises, Schwarber Responds As Cubs Shut Out PiratesJon Lester scattered four hits over six innings and the Chicago Cubs inched closer to their first NL Central title since 2017 with a win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
Cubs Top Cleveland With Javy Báez's RBI Single In 10th; Jon Lester Emotional About What Might've Been Final Start At WrigleyJavier Báez's RBI single in the 10th inning lifted the Chicago Cubs to their fourth straight win, over the Cleveland Indians, on Wednesday night in a game that was briefly delayed when a drone entered Wrigley Field and briefly landed on the outfield grass.
Jon Lester Struggles As Cubs Fall To Cardinals AgainPaul Goldschmidt hit a three-run homer off a struggling Jon Lester, and the St. Louis Cardinals gained ground in the NL Central race by beating the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night.
Rough Day For Jon Lester As Cubs Lose To BrewersKeston Hiura and Orlando Arcia homered, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs on Sunday for their third straight win against the NL Central leaders.
Lester, Heyward Power Cubs To Victory Over Cleveland IndiansJon Lester looked comfortable on a mound where he helped make history and Jason Heyward hit a three-run homer, leading the Chicago Cubs to a win on Tuesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who welcomed back manager Terry Francona after a couple bumpy days.
Chicago Cubs Name Kyle Hendricks The Opening Day StarterIt was quite a moment for Kyle Hendricks and David Ross. Of course, the affable Ross was a bit more excited than the reserved Hendricks.
Some MLB Players Opt Out Of 2020 Season Due To COVID-19 Concerns; Cubs Prepare For Any Possible IssuesPlans are moving forward for Major League Baseball, with teams beginning practices this week – but we also have some players starting to opt out.
4 Strikeouts For Jon Lester As Cubs Beat Mariners In Cactus League PlayThe Cubs took on the Seattle Mariners in Cactus League play Sunday at Sloan Park.
Rough Day For Jon Lester As Rockies Clobber CubsDavid Ross finally made his managerial debut for the Cubs Wednesday as they took on the Colorado Rockies in Cactus League play.
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.
Brewers Score 5 Runs In 4th Inning Against Lester, Cubs LoseTyler Austin drove a pinch-hit, three-run homer during the Brewers' five-run fourth inning against Jon Lester, and Milwaukee beat the Chicago Cubs Sunday to tighten the NL wild-card race.