2 Senators Ask MLB For Data On Foul Ball InjuriesIllinois' two senators continued their pressure campaign on Major League Baseball to be more proactive about fan safety at ballparks, urging greater transparency about how often and how seriously fans are hurt by foul balls.
Happ's Slam Leads Quintana, Cubs Over Athletics 10-1Kyle Schwarber hit a three-run homer, Victor Caratini connected and Javier Báez kept up his latest hot streak with two hits and two RBIs as the Cubs responded with a rout of their own after Oakland pounded them 11-4 on Tuesday night.
Nova Pitches 8 Scoreless, White Sox Beat Tigers 8-1The White Sox took three of four games from the Tigers and went 5-2 on their trip to Philadelphia and Detroit.
Cubs Place Closer Kimbrel On IL With Right Knee InflammationThe Chicago Cubs placed closer Craig Kimbrel on the 10-day injured list Monday and announced All-Star catcher Willson Contreras will be sidelined for four weeks with a right hamstring strain.
Hamels Sharp In Return, Almora And Cubs Beat Brewers 4-1Back from a five-week stay on the injured list, Cole Hamels looked as sharp as ever.
Twins Beat White Sox 11-1Miguel Sanó hit a three-run homer in Minnesota's five-run first inning, and the Twins pounded Dylan Covey and the Chicago White Sox 11-1 on Sunday to strengthen their hold on the AL Central.
Schwarber Hits Grand Slam, 3-Run HR As Cubs Top Brewers 11-4Kyle Schwarber hit a grand slam and a three-run homer to power the Chicago Cubs past the Milwaukee Brewers 11-4 on Sunday.
Yelich, Hiura HR In 10th Off Kimbrel, Brewers Beat Cubs 5-3Christian Yelich and Keston Hiura hit home runs in the 10th inning off Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel and the Milwaukee Brewers rallied past Chicago 5-3 on Saturday night.
White Sox Snap 4-Game Losing Streak, Beat Twins 5-1Yoán Moncada homered, Iván Nova threw two-hit ball through six innings and the Chicago White Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with a 5-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.
Rizzo Hits Slam, Cubs Overcome Machado, Beat Padres 6-5Jon Lester made his 400th big league appearance and matched his career high by allowing 12 hits, giving up four runs in six innings. Lester needed 26 pitches to get through the first on a muggy afternoon with a 93-degree temperature at game time.
Darvish Finally Wins At Wrigley, Cubs Top Reds 5-2Entering Wednesday, Darvish was 0-5 with a 5.50 ERA in 13 starts at the iconic ballpark after signing a six-year, $126 million contract with Chicago in February 2018.
Suárez, Puig Homer, Reds Jump On Cubs Errors To Win 6-3
Junis, Lopez Lead Royals Past White Sox 5-2
Zambrano’s Comeback: The Former Cub, Who Used To Be One Of MLB’s Best Pitchers, Enjoying The Game Again On A Different Level"I'm in control. I'm definitely having fun. This is a second chance God has given to me, and I'm going to enjoy it," says Zambrano.
White Sox Extend Protective Netting At Guaranteed Rate FieldWorkers were seen Wednesday putting up new netting at the field, making the team the first in baseball to extend the netting all the way to the foul poles.