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New Era's "Chicago Vs. Chicago" Spot ...

Content from deadspin.comOfficial MLB cap provider New Era's launched a series of ads titled "Chicago Vs. Chicago" in which popular character actor...

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Mather powers Cubs past Cardinals in ...

Joe Mather was the Cubs last hope Monday night against the Cardinals. Trailing arch rival St. Louis 2-1 in the bottom of the ninth, Mather strutted...

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Cubs and Cardinals series preview

The 11-5 Cardinals are in town to face the 4-12 Cubs begining on Monday. Here’s your series preview with a focus on Monday’s game.Monda...

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Marlon Byrd Traded to the Red Sox, Ja...

Saturday night sealed Marlon Byrd’s fate with the Chicago Cubs, as the 35 year-old outfielder was sent to the Boston Red Sox for 25-year-old ...

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Castro turning the corner, ready for ...

Chicago Cubsbudding superstar Starlin Castro fell to the ground after being nailed by a fastball by Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto during the C...

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Byrd's weight loss not helping his ba...

Marlon Byrd lost 40 pounds after the 2011 baseball season, but more importantly, he has lost over .200 points off his batting average.In 2011, Byrd...

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Garza, bats blank Brewers

While the 36,311 blue clad fans at Wrigley Field booed Dale Sveum on Wednesday when he lifted starter Matt Garza from the mound, the boos came from...

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Ramirez, Brewers top Cubs

Aramis Ramirez returned to Wrigley Field with vengeance on Monday night. The once long-time Cubs’ corner man slugged a pair of RBIs fronting ...

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Samardzija twirls gem in Cubs first win

The Cubs Sunday game against the Nationals was on the verge of ending in heartbreaking fashion.Holding a 4-1 lead with two outs in the ninth, makin...

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Now hiring, relievers wanted

It was opening day part two at Wrigley Field following yet another bullpen collapse.The late-inning duo of Carlos Marmol and Kerry Wood each have a...

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Fans get first glimpse at Wrigley mak...

While the same losing ways swirl between the base paths, the age-old land mark that is Wrigley Field has a new look.Fans were given a first glimpse...

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Heartbreak at Wrigley felt too early

It was a picture perfect day for President Theo Epstein to assume his curse-breaking role at Wrigley. However, not even a lively crowd of 41,176 or...

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Cubs lose season-opener after Dempste...

After 7.2 quality innings from starter Ryan Dempster, the Chicago Cubs gave up a run in the eighth and ninth innings to the Washington Nationals, d...

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Cubs 2012 Season Prediction; Lets Tal...

Riley Blevins – Editor There are many uncertainties for the Cubs heading into this season – too many.With this said, I do believe the C...

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Cubs look to utilize base paths in 20...

It is no question – the 2012 Cubs’ team has much unproven power if any power at all.Regardless, expect the Cubs to improve on their las...

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Cubs release opening day lineup, ques...

We are in the home stretch.With only three games remaining in the Cubs Cactus League schedule, the Opening Day lineup has finally been revealed.An ...

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Rizzo, Jackson bright future with Cubs.

It is no surprise that first baseman Anthony Rizzo and center fielder Brett Jackson did not make the Cubs’ roster. With this said, nobody exp...

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Cubs give Mathers shot, option Wells,...

At the conclusion of the Cubs’ Wedensday game, manager Dale Sveum, president of baseball operations Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoye...

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Josh Vitters may be the missing piece...

Yes, we are about to embark on the 2012 Cubs’ season. The ivy is growing on the wall and the baselines are being laid down.It has been 105 ye...

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Castillo secures Cubs win and roster ...

Deadlocked at 3-3 in the ninth, catcher Welington Castillo delivered for the Cubs belting his second spring homer over the left-center wall.Castill...

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