Baseball Report: Cubs Challenging In NL CentralThe Chicago Cubs swept a weekend series with the St. Louis Cardinals, and now sit just half a game out of the National League Central lead.
Baseball Report: Red Sox Suffer Through Early-Season WoesThe Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs, both favored to contend, suffered through long road trips to open the 2019 MLB season.
Rangers Top Cubs 11-10 To Take First Series Win Of The SeasonJoey Gallo scored on a wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers outscored the Chicago Cubs 11-10 on Sunday.
Rangers To Face Former Teammates Yu Darvish, Cole Hamels This Weekend"That will be unique," Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said. "It will be a good challenge for our guys because they're both so talented and it's fun to see our guys play against the best."
Rangers Blown Out By Cubs, Fans Frustrated With Long Lines To Get Into Final Opening Day At Globe Life ParkElvis Andrus got things started with a 2-run home run, but it was mostly down hill the rest of the way for the Rangers.
Cubs Exercise Option On Hamels, Trade Smyly To RangersThe Chicago Cubs exercised their $20 million option on Cole Hamels on Friday, solidifying their rotation for next year, and traded fellow left-hander Drew Smyly to the Texas Rangers.
Rangers Hire New Assistant General Manager The Texas Rangers have hired Shiraz Rehman as assistant general manager after he spent the past seven years in baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs.
Cubs Hire Away Rangers Hitting CoachThe Chicago Cubs have hired Anthony Iapoce as its major league hitting coach, replacing the fired Chili Davis.
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.