Hamels Solid For Cubs In First Start Since Leaving RangersChicago brought in Cole Hamels to give its starting rotation a boost. The left-hander struggled at times for the Rangers, and came in having won just twice since Memorial Day.
Cubs Fan Struck By Falling Pin Feels Lucky To Be AliveA man, who was wearing a bucket on his head when a large metal pin fell from Wrigley Field's centerfield scoreboard during a Cubs game, said that he feels lucky to be alive.
Rangers Trade Cole Hamels To CubsThe Chicago Cubs are gambling a change of scenery will help Cole Hamels return to form.
Hometown Hero Harper Wins Thrilling Home Run DerbyWith an exceptional display of power and clutch hitting, Bryce Harper of the Nationals rallied in the final round, connecting on pitches from his father to beat Kyle Schwarber of the Cubs.
Who Is MLB's First-Half MVP?CBS TV sports anchors in Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, and Philadelphia pick their MLB MVP so far and look at trade deadline rumors.
Darvish Buys Lavish Postgame Spread For Both Teams After Rehab StartThe minor leaguers were quite pleased when they entered the locker room and saw the spread that Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish had bought for them after his rehab start.
Cubs Closer Morrow Hurt His Back While Taking Off His PantsThe Cubs couldn't use their closer in either of their games against the Dodgers after he was sidelined by an everyday activity.
Cubs Bullpen Has Them In Prime Position To Win World SeriesWith a lineup consisting of strong hitters from top-to-bottom, along with a solid starting rotation and one of the league's best bullpens, the Chicago Cubs are in prime position to make a yet another run at a World Series title.
Chicago's Zobrist Keeps Defying MLB Rules With Black ShoesBen Zobrist posted a letter from the MLB online on Saturday that cited him for violating regulations that require at least 51 percent of a player's shoes be the club's designated shoe color.
Cubs Leadoff Hitter Happ Hits Home Run On First Pitch Of MLB SeasonThe baseball season began with a bang. Ian Happ of the Cubs hit a home run on the very first pitch of the year, connecting Thursday against Miami's Jose Urena at Marlins Park.
Yu Darvish Limits Rangers To 3 Hits Over 6 Innings In Spring GameYu Darvish faced the Rangers on Wednesday for the first time since signing a six-year contract with the Cubs last month. Darvish limited the Rangers to three hits over six innings.
Sources Say Jake Arrieta Reached $75 Million, 3-Year Deal With PhilliesThe Phillies have made their boldest move yet. Free agent ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $75 million, three-year contract, according to people familiar with the decision.