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.
Levine: Cubs Show Mettle In Rallying For Big Win After Ejections"It was a nice little spark for us," Kris Bryant said of John Lackey and Willson Contreras getting tossed.
Happy His Cubs Rallied, John Lackey Has No Regrets After EjectionLackey was ejected in the fifth inning of Chicago's come-from-behind 8-2 win against St. Louis.
Cubs' John Lackey, Willson Contreras Ejected After Erupting On Plate Umpire's Missed Strike CallThe fifth inning got heated at Wrigley Field as the Cardinals caught a break and took the lead.
Willson Contreras Returns To Cubs' Starting LineupIt will be Contreras' first start since Aug. 9, when he suffered a hamstring pull.
Levine: Reinforcements On The Way For Cubs With Contreras BackWith Willson Contreras coming off the disabled list Sunday, the Chicago Cubs’ sporadic offense got a real jolt of positive energy.
Agency Claims Account 'Hacked' After Cubs' Willson Contreras Slides Into Mia Khalifa's DMs, Gets Shut DownContreras was persistent in his efforts.
Cubs' Jon Lester, Willson Contreras Doing 'Extremely Well,' But Returns Aren't Imminent"We're just being smart," Theo Epstein says.
Cubs' Willson Contreras Projected To Miss 4-6 Weeks With Moderate Hamstring StrainContreras will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
Cubs Calling Up Victor Caratini, Bracing For Extended Absence For Willson Contreras"If it's any type of significant hamstring strain, obviously that's more than just a 10-day DL," Theo Epstein says of Contreras' injury.
Cubs' Willson Contreras Named NL Player Of The WeekContreras went 10-of-22 with five homers, 13 RBIs, six runs and a 1.660 OPS in six games last week.
Levine: Cubs Lose Another Series Against Playoff-Bound Team After Bullpen MeltdownThe Cubs lost 9-4 to the Nationals after allowing five runs in the eighth inning.
Levine: Maddon Explains Cubs' Hitting Philosophy"Hitting philosophy is mainly an individual thing," Joe Maddon says. "There is a team concept, but you just can't clone hitters."
Levine: MVP Conversation Should Include Cubs' Willson ContrerasOn Thursday, MLB may have found its next superstar.