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.
Two 3-Run Homers For A's, Bad Night For Lester As Cubs Get ClobberedCubs lefty Jon Lester was tagged for a career high-tying 11 runs in only four innings, with Dustin Garneau and Stephen Piscotty hitting three-run homers that led the Oakland Athletics over Chicago Tuesday night.
Maddon says Lester likely to miss 1-2 starts for CubsLester allowed consecutive singles in the third before Maddon replaced him with Brad Brach, and the Cubs' beleaguered bullpen shut down the Pirates in a 10-0 victory.
Chicago Cubs Spring Training: Jon Lester, 'I Wouldn't Show Up If We Didn't Have Chance To Win World Series'"He's definitely an anchor and he's really taken to this leadership thing. I think he's got the same enthusiasm that he had 10 years ago."
Cub's Pitcher Jon Lester Invites Tyler Trent, 20-Year-Old Battling Cancer, To WrigleyJon Lester personally invited Tyler Trent, the 20-year-old Purdue super fan battling bone cancer, to Opening Day at Wrigley Field.
Cubs Bullpen Has Them In Prime Position To Win World SeriesWith a lineup consisting of strong hitters from top-to-bottom, along with a solid starting rotation and one of the league's best bullpens, the Chicago Cubs are in prime position to make a yet another run at a World Series title.