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Cubs hire Carter Hawkins as GM

Cubs hire Carter Hawkins as GM

The Chicago Cubs named Carter Hawkins as the franchise’s 16th general manager on Friday.Hawkins, 37, spent 14 seasons with the Cleveland Indians, including the last five as assistant general manageMORE

Cubs beat Cardinals in rain-shortened game

Cubs beat Cardinals in rain-shortened game

Matt Duffy drove in two runs as the visiting Chicago Cubs edged the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 in seven innings in a rain-shortened game.Frank Schwindel went 2-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored foMORE

Ian Happ homer catapults Cubs over Cardinals

Ian Happ homer catapults Cubs over Cardinals

Ian Happ hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to rally the visiting Chicago Cubs past the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 Saturday.Trayce Thompson went 3-for-4 with a grand slam for the Cubs (70-91), whMORE

Cubs send INF David Bote to injured list

Cubs send INF David Bote to injured list

The Chicago Cubs placed David Bote on the injured list for unspecified reasons Friday in advance of the final series of the season, while fellow infielder Nico Hoerner went on the 10-day injured listMORE

Cubs throw shutout, hand Pirates 100th loss

Cubs throw shutout, hand Pirates 100th loss

Sergio Alcantara homered and drove in three runs to back Justin Steele’s seven scoreless innings Thursday as the visiting Chicago Cubs sent the Pittsburgh Pirates to their 100th loss of the season, 9-MORE

Pirates rally to hand Cubs 7th straight loss

Pirates rally to hand Cubs 7th straight loss

Colin Moran homered and drove in four runs to lift the host Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-6 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday.Pittsburgh’s Bryan Reynolds had three hits and three runs scored. HMORE

Twins rack up 16 hits in win over Cubs

Twins rack up 16 hits in win over Cubs

Josh Donaldson, Max Kepler and Nick Gordon each had three hits and two RBIs to boost the visiting Minnesota Twins to a 9-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.Minnesota (66-85) snapped aMORE

Cubs reinstate pitcher Adam Morgan

Cubs reinstate pitcher Adam Morgan

The Chicago Cubs reinstated left-handed pitcher Adam Morgan (bereavement) Friday ahead of the team’s series with the Milwaukee Brewers.In a corresponding move, the Cubs placed relief pitcher MannyMORE

Phillies get walk-off win over visiting Cubs

Phillies get walk-off win over visiting Cubs

Andrew Knapp scored on a walk-off passed ball to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 6-5 win against the visiting Chicago Cubs in the second game of their three-game series on Wednesday night.Knapp siMORE

Cubs place OF Jason Heyward on concussion list

Cubs place OF Jason Heyward on concussion list

The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Jason Heyward on the seven-day concussion list on Tuesday.The move was retroactive to Sunday. Heyward was injured during Saturday’s game against San Francisco wheMORE

Tommy La Stella powers Giants in rout of Cubs

Tommy La Stella powers Giants in rout of Cubs

Tommy La Stella went 3-for-6 with a home run and five RBIs to pace the San Francisco Giants to a 15-4 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Saturday afternoon.Brandon Belt added a home run and three RBMORE

Cubs manager David Ross set to return Sunday

Cubs manager David Ross set to return Sunday

Chicago Cubs manager David Ross will rejoin his team for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco Giants after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier this month.The Cubs had been operating under theMORE

Reds score early, late, then hold off Cubs

Reds score early, late, then hold off Cubs

Jonathan India and Nick Castellanos connected for first-inning home runs and Wade Miley struck out eight in seven strong innings to boost the visiting Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory against the ChicMORE

Cubs extend win streak, defeat Reds

Cubs extend win streak, defeat Reds

Frank Schwindel had two hits, including a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning, and Ian Happ belted a three-run home run as the host Chicago Cubs topped the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 on Monday to extendMORE

Cubs activate INF David Bote (ankle) from IL

Cubs activate INF David Bote (ankle) from IL

The Chicago Cubs activated infielder David Bote off the 10-day injured list on Monday and designated infielder Andrew Romine for assignment.Bote had been on the injured list since Aug. 28 (retroactMORE

Cubs top Pirates thanks to 11th-inning error

Cubs top Pirates thanks to 11th-inning error

An error by Pittsburgh second baseman Wilmer Difo allowed the winning run to score as the Chicago Cubs beat the visiting Pirates 6-5 in 11 innings on Thursday night.Difo could not corral an infieldMORE

Cubs throw two-hit shutout, sweep Twins

Cubs throw two-hit shutout, sweep Twins

Frank Schwindel hit a three-run home run and Justin Steele and Adbert Alzolay combined for a two-hit shutout as the Chicago Cubs completed a two-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with a 3-0 victory onMORE

White Sox rout Cubs to wrap up season series

White Sox rout Cubs to wrap up season series

Luis Robert homered twice, Brian Goodwin, Eloy Jimenez and Yasmani Grandal added one home run apiece, and the Chicago White Sox cruised to a 13-1 win over the visiting Chicago Cubs on Sunday afternoonMORE

Cubs down Reds for rare series win

Cubs down Reds for rare series win

Ian Happ and Michael Hermosillo each hit early homers Wednesday afternoon as the visiting Chicago Cubs earned a rare series win by beating the Cincinnati Reds, 7-1.The Cubs, who lost 12 straight beMORE

Cubs edge Reds to end 12-game losing streak

Cubs edge Reds to end 12-game losing streak

Ian Happ homered and Kyle Hendricks scattered three hits over six innings to help the visiting Chicago Cubs snap their season-high 12-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on TuesMORE

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