Category Archives: Chicago Cubs News

White Sox acquire RHP Ryan Tepera from Cubs

White Sox acquire RHP Ryan Tepera from Cubs

The Chicago White Sox acquired right-handed reliever Ryan Tepera from the crosstown Cubs in exchange for left-hander Bailey Horn on Thursday.To make room for Tepera on the 40-man roster, the WhiteMORE

Joey Votto, Reds win power struggle vs. Cubs

Joey Votto, Reds win power struggle vs. Cubs

Joey Votto went 2-for-4 with a pair of solo home runs to power the Cincinnati Reds to a 7-4 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.Jesse Winker and Eugenio Suarez also homered for the RedsMORE

Cubs stun Cardinals with 6-run ninth inning

Cubs stun Cardinals with 6-run ninth inning

Ian Happ’s two-run double capped a six-run ninth inning as the Chicago Cubs handed closer Alex Reyes his first career blown save in a 7-6 win over the host St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday.Chicago trMORE

Dylan Carlson powers Cardinals past Cubs

Dylan Carlson powers Cardinals past Cubs

Dylan Carlson homered and drove in four runs as the St. Louis Cardinals opened a four-game series against the visiting Chicago Cubs with an 8-3 victory on Monday.Paul Goldschmidt followed Carlson’sMORE

Merrill Kelly, Diamondbacks hold off Cubs

Merrill Kelly, Diamondbacks hold off Cubs

Merrill Kelly struck out six in eight innings and did not walk a batter, and Eduardo Escobar hit his 21st home run of the season in a 6-4 victory Sunday over the Chicago Cubs in Phoenix.Kelly (6-7)MORE

Kyle Hendricks wins again as Cubs top D-backs

Kyle Hendricks wins again as Cubs top D-backs

Jason Heyward smacked a two-run homer, Anthony Rizzo and Patrick Wisdom hit solo shots, and Kyle Hendricks won his 10th straight decision as the Chicago Cubs notched a 5-1 victory over the Arizona DiaMORE

Braves acquire OF Joc Pederson from Cubs

Braves acquire OF Joc Pederson from Cubs

The Atlanta Braves acquired outfielder Joc Pederson from the Chicago Cubs on Thursday in exchange for a minor league prospect.The Cubs will begin the second half Friday with a 44-46 record, eight gMORE

Cardinals use big inning to blank Cubs, 6-0

Cardinals use big inning to blank Cubs, 6-0

Paul Goldschmidt, Tommy Edman and Paul DeJong each homered in the fifth inning to power the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-0 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Saturday night.Matt Carpenter also drove iMORE

Cubs snap 11-game losing streak, top Phillies

Cubs snap 11-game losing streak, top Phillies

Joc Pederson, Anthony Rizzo and Nico Hoerner had two hits apiece and Patrick Wisdom drove in a pair of runs as the host Chicago Cubs defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 8-3 on Wednesday night to snap aMORE

Andrew McCutchen, Phillies power past Cubs

Andrew McCutchen, Phillies power past Cubs

Andrew McCutchen drilled a first-inning grand slam, Bryce Harper had five hits and four RBIs and Jean Segura added four hits as the visiting Philadelphia Phillies topped the Chicago Cubs 15-10 on TuesMORE

Cubs sign veteran C Robinson Chirinos

Cubs sign veteran C Robinson Chirinos

The Chicago Cubs kept their catcher carousel moving on Monday, signing veteran Robinson Chirinos for added depth behind starter Willson Contreras.Contreras ranks second in baseball this season in iMORE

Reds come from behind to sweep sliding Cubs

Reds come from behind to sweep sliding Cubs

A trio of three pitchers combined for 2 1/3 innings of scoreless relief and Jesse Winker drove in the go-ahead run during a two-run rally in the seventh inning as the Cincinnati Reds completed a threeMORE

Cubs activate Nico Hoerner from injured list

Cubs activate Nico Hoerner from injured list

The Chicago Cubs activated versatile Nico Hoerner from the 10-day injured list on Sunday and optioned infielder Sergio Alcantara to Triple-A Iowa.Hoerner has been sidelined since sustaining a straiMORE

Reds rally, hand Cubs 8th straight loss

Reds rally, hand Cubs 8th straight loss

Joey Votto homered and scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Cincinnati Reds climbed out of an early 2-0 hole to hand the visiting Chicago Cubs their eighth straight loss, 3-2, on SaturMORE

Joey Votto, Reds slip past Cubs

Joey Votto, Reds slip past Cubs

Joey Votto’s two-out, two-run double erased a 1-0 deficit while Kyle Farmer, Jesse Winker and Eugenio Suarez made spectacular plays in the field as the Cincinnati Reds edged the visiting Chicago Cubs,MORE

Brewers hold off Cubs for 7th win in a row

Brewers hold off Cubs for 7th win in a row

Brandon Woodruff struck out eight batters over six strong innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers held on for a 2-1 win over the visiting Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night for their seventh victory in a row.MORE

Late 10-run rally propels Brewers past Cubs

Late 10-run rally propels Brewers past Cubs

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a go-ahead double as part of a 10-run eighth inning outburst as the host Milwaukee Brewers topped the Chicago Cubs 14-4 on Monday night to earn their sixth straight victory.AMORE

Four-run eighth pushes Dodgers over Cubs

Four-run eighth pushes Dodgers over Cubs

AJ Pollock and Max Muncy hit two-run homers in the eighth inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-2 win against the visiting Chicago Cubs in the second game of their four-game series on Friday nMORE

Four Cubs pitchers combine to no-hit Dodgers

Four Cubs pitchers combine to no-hit Dodgers

Chicago’s Zach Davies, Ryan Tepera, Andrew Chafin and Craig Kimbrel combined on the seventh no-hitter of the major league season, leading the Cubs to a 4-0 win over the host Los Angeles Dodgers on ThuMORE

Cubs blast Indians to earn split of series

Cubs blast Indians to earn split of series

Kris Bryant, Willson Contreras and Patrick Wisdom each homered, and the Chicago Cubs cruised to a 7-1 win over the visiting Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.Joc Pederson added a double and two RBMORE