Hoge: Red Sox's Loss Is Cubs' GainWhen the Red Sox endured their epic collapse in September, there was immediate speculation that Boston's loss could be the Cubs' gain.
Epstein Meets Chicago, Promises 'Sustained Success' New president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs, Theo Epstein, was formally introduced during a press conference at Wrigley Field on Tuesday morning.
Hanley: Don't Count On Public Funding For Wrigley Field Bodog didn't put odds on Mayor Rahm Emanuel coming up with the $200 million in public money the Ricketts would like to help fix Wrigley Field.
Wisch: Kenny’s Managerial ‘Short List’ Really Sox It To YaBut before I can even ponder the impact of Theo at Wrigley, I first need to wrap my head around what the heck White Sox GM Kenny Williams is up to these days at U.S. Cellular Field – a place that somehow has become even nuttier now that Ozzie Guillen has left the building.
Bernstein: Here's Why VenturaKenny Williams lost his poker bet, after he pushed Jerry Reinsdorf’s chips to the middle of the table and birthed a regrettable marketing slogan.
Brenly 'Would Love' Opportunity To Manage AgainFormer Diamondbacks manager and current Cubs TV color analyst Bob Brenly said if the Cubs came to him about managing, he would be interested.
Ricketts on Cubs: 'Turnarounds Can Happen Pretty Quickly'Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts doesn't think the Cubs are too far off from becoming a contender in the National League.
Cubs' Castro Gets 2 Hits, Now 1 Shy Of 200Starlin Castro desperately wanted to get his 200th hit of the season in front of a supportive crowd at Wrigley Field. Now he'll move on to St. Louis and try to reach the milestone.
Abbatacola: Can Zambrano Come Back?The topic of Carlos Zambrano came up during Mike Quade's pre-game gab fest with the media.
Quade: 'I'm Going To Be Back'Mike Quade sat in the home dugout at Wrigley and met with the media for the last time in 2011 and maybe for the last time as the Cubs' manager.
Abbatacola: Good Times At The Old Ball ParkWith the end of a 4th place season (thanks Pittsburgh) just around the corner, why is there a party going on at Wrigley?
Cubs RHP Wood Out For Year With Knee TearKerry Wood's first season back with the Chicago Cubs is over.
Myers Beats Cubs With Help From Video ReviewBrett Myers benefited from a reversed homer call to beat the Chicago Cubs again and Clint Barmes had a two-run single to help the Houston Astros to a 3-2 victory Sunday.
Hernandez Homer Helps Reds Top Cubs, 7-2Ten fruitless outings, three trips to the minors, and Casey Coleman still is searching for answers. The Chicago Cubs right-hander, winless in the majors since May 19, felt lost on the mound after lasting just 3 2-3 innings in a 7-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night.
Abbatacola: Cubs Wasting Away In WrigleyvilleThe Cubs have six home games remaining in the 2011 season. If you plan on coming out to a game, don't expect to see anything different from their first 75 contests at Wrigley Field - bad baseball, cold beer, and an overly optimistic manager who is still trying to win something this year.