Category Archives: Chicago Cubs News

Diamondbacks end skid with victory over Cubs

Diamondbacks end skid with victory over Cubs

Daulton Varsho’s homer highlighted a three-run fourth inning, while Zac Gallen yielded a run and pitched out of trouble in the fifth, as the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks snapped their six-game losingMORE

Jonathan Villar goes deep as Cubs rout Pirates

Jonathan Villar goes deep as Cubs rout Pirates

Jonathan Villar homered and had two RBIs, while Keegan Thompson threw five strong innings, as the host Chicago Cubs won their fourth straight, 7-0 over the scuffling Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday nighMORE

Cubs break out in 9th to edge D-backs, 4-2

Cubs break out in 9th to edge D-backs, 4-2

Yan Gomes drove in the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth and also homered as the visiting Chicago Cubs rallied for a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night in Phoenix.It wasMORE

Ketel Marte leads Diamondbacks past Cubs

Ketel Marte leads Diamondbacks past Cubs

Ketel Marte went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI and Josh Rojas scored what proved to be the winning run in the fourth inning on a wild pitch to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-3 victory overMORE

Cubs-Dodgers postponed, set for Saturday DH

Cubs-Dodgers postponed, set for Saturday DH

Friday’s game between the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field has been postponed because of inclement weather.The game will be made up Saturday at 6:40 p.m. CT as the second gameMORE

Cubs LHP Drew Smyly placed on bereavement list

Cubs LHP Drew Smyly placed on bereavement list

The Chicago Cubs scratched left-hander Drew Smyly from his Tuesday night start against the visiting Chicago White Sox and placed him on the bereavement list.It wasn’t immediately known what prompteMORE

Brewers pound Cubs again, 9-1

Brewers pound Cubs again, 9-1

Eric Lauer struck out 11 over seven innings, and Christian Yelich and Hunter Renfroe each homered as the Milwaukee Brewers rolled to a fifth straight victory, 9-1 over the visiting Chicago Cubs on SatMORE

Brewers blast 6 homers in rout of Cubs

Brewers blast 6 homers in rout of Cubs

Hunter Renfroe went deep twice as part of a six-homer attack, Adrian Houser pitched six shutout innings and the Milwaukee Brewers opened a three-game home series against the rival Chicago Cubs with anMORE

Cubs score 3 runs in 10th to defeat Braves

Cubs score 3 runs in 10th to defeat Braves

Sparked by Patrick Wisdom’s two-run homer, the visiting Chicago Cubs scored three runs in the 10th inning and beat the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Wednesday.The Cubs greeted Atlanta reliever Tyler MatzekMORE

Braves’ Max Fried stymies Cubs again

Braves’ Max Fried stymies Cubs again

Left-hander Max Fried pitched six strong innings and continued his dominance over the Chicago Cubs as the host Atlanta Braves scored a 3-1 win on Tuesday.Travis Demeritte hit a tiebreaking homer foMORE

Report: Cubs trade RHP Cory Abbott to Giants

Report: Cubs trade RHP Cory Abbott to Giants

The Chicago Cubs traded right-hander Cory Abbott to the San Francisco Giants on Thursday for cash considerations, per multiple outlets.The 26-year-old is 0-1 with a 4.50 ERA in two starts this seasMORE

Rays earn rain-shortened victory over Cubs

Rays earn rain-shortened victory over Cubs

Fernando Mejia hit a two-run home run in the first inning Wednesday and drove in three runs as the visiting Tampa Bay Rays earned an 8-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs.Jalen Beeks pitched two scorelMORE

Rays shut down Seiya Suzuki, edge Cubs 6-5

Rays shut down Seiya Suzuki, edge Cubs 6-5

Tampa Bay’s Wander Franco had three hits, including a two-run home run, and a patched-up Rays pitching staff silenced Cubs rookie Seiya Suzuki on the way to a 6-5 victory in Chicago.Franco’s two-ruMORE

Ian Happ helps Cubs knock off Rays

Ian Happ helps Cubs knock off Rays

Ian Happ rapped a tiebreaking, seventh-inning single as the Chicago Cubs opened a seven-game homestand Monday night with a 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays.After Tampa Bay tied the game at 2 in theMORE

Cubs hold off Rockies

Cubs hold off Rockies

Willson Contreras and Seiya Suzuki homered, Nick Madrigal had three hits, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Colorado Rockies 6-4 on Sunday.Nico Hoerner and Yan Gomes had two hits each, Rowan Wick (1-0)MORE

Five-run inning propels Rockies past Cubs

Five-run inning propels Rockies past Cubs

Alan Trejo and C.J. Cron homered, Kris Bryant, Elias Diaz and Ryan McMahon had two hits each, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 in Denver on Friday night.Ty Blach (1-0) tossed 1 2/MORE

Gamel’s 3-run blast help Pirates defeat Cubs

Gamel’s 3-run blast help Pirates defeat Cubs

Ben Gamel’s go-ahead three-run home run in the first inning Wednesday stood up as the Pittsburgh Pirates downed the visiting Chicago Cubs 6-2 for a split of their two-game series.Kevin Newman addedMORE

Homer-happy Brewers stave off Cubs

Homer-happy Brewers stave off Cubs

Mike Brosseau hit a pinch-hit, go-ahead solo home run in the seventh inning and Willy Adames and Rowdy Tellez also homered as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Sunday aftMORE

Blogs