Mar 30, 2015, 10:10 PM EDT
This day has mostly been about who will not be on the Cubs’ Opening Day roster, but it was announced this evening that reliever Phil Coke has earned a spot on the team.
Mar 30, 2015, 1:07 PM EDT
Service time manipulation, the depth chart and hacktastic tendencies mean that the future is not quite here for three of the Cubs’ top prospects.
Mar 30, 2015, 12:04 PM EDT
New regime, different results?
Mar 28, 2015, 3:40 PM EDT
Doubront really struggled during Cactus League action, allowing nine runs on 17 hits (including two home runs) in seven innings across four appearances.
Mar 26, 2015, 9:10 PM EDT
Are they ready to contend?
Mar 25, 2015, 7:48 PM EDT
Can the Bucs make a third consecutive trip to the postseason?
Mar 25, 2015, 9:30 AM EDT
As if enough things haven’t already gone wrong for Edwin Jackson during his time with the Cubs.
Mar 23, 2015, 3:33 PM EDT
They’ve reshuffled the deck for 2015. But that’s OK, they do that a lot and it always seems to work out OK.
Mar 21, 2015, 8:10 PM EDT
Kris Bryant’s incredibly hot spring continued on Saturday as he socked another pair of dingers.
Mar 20, 2015, 3:45 PM EDT
Gearing up for the first season of a six-year, $155 million deal.
Mar 20, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
Worst to first . . . to worst and back to first?
Mar 20, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT
Baez has been penciled in as the Cubs’ starting second baseman.
Mar 18, 2015, 6:52 PM EDT
He’s batting .429 with a 1.217 OPS through 30 plate appearances this spring.
Mar 16, 2015, 9:20 AM EDT
My previous two days in the desert took me to a couple of cool places.
Mar 14, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT
Kris Bryant has been as advertised as we near the midpoint of spring training.
Mar 14, 2015, 3:13 PM EDT
Steve Kettman’s new book provides an interesting perspective on the Mets GM.
Mar 13, 2015, 2:02 PM EDT
Turner had been in the mix for the final spot in the Cubs’ rotation.
Mar 12, 2015, 11:01 PM EDT
Dare I say that Bryant looks…ready?
Mar 12, 2015, 6:46 PM EDT
Ferrell picked it up cleanly and hit the cut-off man. Not bad. Not bad at all.
Mar 11, 2015, 5:46 PM EDT
He scored a run he shouldn’t have scored and saved at least two runs on defense. And the game is only half over.
Mar 11, 2015, 1:52 PM EDT
Cubs fans are optimistic. Not all of them cautiously so.
Mar 11, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT
Acquired from the Marlins last August, the 23-year-old former top-10 draft pick is out of minor-league options.
Mar 10, 2015, 6:42 PM EDT
Soler and Bryant are both 23 years old and Baez is 22. It’s an exciting time to be a Cubs fan.
Mar 10, 2015, 5:35 PM EDT
In spring training, everything good is wonderful, everything bad is terrible.
Mar 6, 2015, 6:55 PM EDT
Gregor Blanco will probably get the lion’s share of the available playing time with Hunter Pence absent for six to eight weeks.
- The Cubs assign Kris Bryant and Addison Russell to the minors, option Javier Baez as well 65
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- Did David Ortiz admit to more than he realized with his Players’ Tribune editorial? 88
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- David Ortiz: “Nobody in MLB history has been tested for PEDs more than me” 118
- Ex-Cardinals outfielder Curt Ford was assaulted in St. Louis and told to “go back to Ferguson” (122)
- David Ortiz: “Nobody in MLB history has been tested for PEDs more than me” (118)
- Rob Manfred says it would be hard to reinstate Pete Rose in a limited way (89)
- Did David Ortiz admit to more than he realized with his Players’ Tribune editorial? (88)
- The MLBPA releases a statement on Kris Bryant, mentions possible litigation (85)