Darvish, Cubs Bullpen Struggle As Brewers Power Way To 8-3 WinChristian Yelich and Justin Smoak hit long home runs, umpires intervened before a shouting match between the teams got too serious and the Milwaukee Brewers powered past the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Saturday.
Bats Hot For Cubs As They Pound Giants In Cactus League PlayThe Cubs jumped all over San Francisco Giants starter Johnny Cueto in Cactus League play on Tuesday.
Ian Happ Homers, Willson Contreras Drives In 2 Runs In 4th, But Cubs Fall Short To RockiesJose Quintana gave up three runs in two innings on Tuesday against the Colorado Rockies.
Cubs Go Into Game 2 Against Reds With 5 Wins, Kimbrel Improving, But Rizzo OutThe Cubs have responded to their “Code Red” playoff crisis by ripping off five straight wins coming into Tuesday night’s game against Cincinnati.
Castellanos Homers, Drives In 4 Runs As Cubs Top SeattleNicholas Castellanos homered and drove in four runs, and the Chicago Cubs celebrated the return of Willson Contreras and Ben Zobrist by topping the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
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.
Cubs Option Addison Russell To Triple-A, Activate Willson ContrerasThe Chicago Cubs demoted Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa Wednesday as the team activated catcher Willson Contreras, who had been on the 10-day injured list, according to a tweet by the team.
Cubs’ Baez, Contreras Named All-Star Starters For Second Straight YearCubs shortstop Javier Baez and catcher Willson Contreras were named National League All-Star starters for second straight year, voted on by fans.
Cubs' Contreras Will Play With Heavy Heart Thinking About His Native VenezuelaCatcher Willson Contreras was named an all-star last season, then slumped in the second half. He did play over 1,100 innings leading the majors, so what is his approach this year?
Baffoe: Something In The Nothing Of Willson Contreras-Yadier Molina CommentsEver since the Cubs won a championship, there's a different feel to petty feuds.
Cardinals' Yadier Molina Chirps Back At Cubs' Willson Contreras: 'Respect The Ranks'Contreras said he can be better than Molina, and the Cardinals catcher responded back to his Cubs counterpart.
Watch: Cubs' Willson Contreras Homers Off Wrigley Field Video BoardContreras' blast was estimated at 491 feet.
Cubs' Willson Contreras Has Suspension Reduced To 1 GameContreras was originally suspended two games for his outburst Friday.
Levine: Addison Russell Returns To Cubs' Active RosterAfter being out with a foot injury since Aug., the Chicago Cubs welcomed back shortstop Addison Russell to the active roster Saturday.
Levine: Cubs' Willson Contreras Appealing After Being Handed 2-Game SuspensionThe aftermath of the dust-up between plate umpire Jordan Baker and pitcher John Lackey on Friday has had ramifications for the Cubs.