Cubs President Of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein Out, Jed Hoyer To Succeed"I believe this is the right decision for me even if it’s a difficult one."
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.
Tony La Russa Named As Chicago White Sox Manager, Returning After 34 Years"La Russa and Connie Mack are the only two managers to win World Series titles in three different decades and to win pennants in four decades. La Russa, who was named Manager of the Year in 1983, 1988, 1992 and 2002, is one of only four managers to receive the honor in each league."
Season Ends For Cubs, Chicago Falls To Miami 2-0 In Best Of 3 SeriesChicago, the NL Central champion, went 3 for 27 (.111) with runners on base in the series. Javier Báez, Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo combined to go 0 for 12 Friday and finished the series 1 for 24. The trio is 19 for 142 (.134) with 52 strikeouts and six walks in the postseason since the 2016 World Series title as Chicago has lost nine of 13.
A's Advance In Playoffs, Beating White Sox 6-4The A’s had lost six straight playoff series since sweeping Minnesota in the 2006 Division Series only to get swept by Detroit in the Championship Series.
Cubs-Marlins Game Postponed Due To Incoming Inclement WeatherOn Wednesday, Corey Dickerson hit a three-run homer off a fading Hendricks in the seventh inning, and Miami beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Wednesday in Game 1 of their NL wild-card series.
A's Hold Off Abreu, White Sox 5-3, Force Series To Game 3Abreu, at the top of the list of AL MVP candidates, hit a hard grounder to second base as Diekman earned a tough save.
Dickerson Homers As Marlins Beat Cubs 5-1 In Playoff OpenerGame 2 of the best-of-three series is Thursday.
Giolito Dazzles, Abreu Slugs White Sox Past A's In OpenerGiolito (1-0) yelled in delight after striking out the side in the sixth, quickly walking back to the dugout with his arms to his side.
Darvish, Five Homers Lead Cubs Past Fading White Sox 10-0Yu Darvish pitched seven strong innings for his NL-leading eighth win, Willson Contreras homered twice and the Chicago Cubs moved to the brink of clinching the NL Central title by pounding the crosstown White Sox 10-0 Friday night.
Kuhl Goes 7 Sharp Innings As Pirates Blank Cubs 7-0Chicago’s number for clinching the NL Central remained two. The Cubs’ only other hit was Jason Kipnis’ double in the seventh.