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Cardinals beat writers are mad at Anthony Rizzo

The Chicago Cubs just finished a three-game sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals to keep their lead in the NL Central and drop their rivals to third place and 6 games back with just 13 to play. It was a fantastic series for the Cubs overall who got good starting pitching and saw their lineup produce runs. The sweep was the second at home for the Cubs against the Cardinals this season, capping off the series wit ...

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VIDEO: Addison Russell hits home run in return to Cubs

Addison Russell was activated off of the disabled list on Saturday afternoon, joining his teammates in a key series against the St. Louis Cardinals. Russell wasn't in the starting lineup for Saturday's game but he was available off the bench to pinch hit. And that's exactly what he did. Russell was called upon to pinch hit in the eighth inning with the Cubs up 3-1 over the Cardinals. In his first at-bat bac ...

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Eddie Vedder jams outside of Wrigley Field

Eddie Vedder is awesome, there's no denying that and what he did on Friday night outside of Wrigley Field was pretty damn cool. Following Friday's Chicago Cubs win over the St. Louis Cardinals, Vedder decided to hit Waveland Avenue near Murphy's Bleachers to jam out. The Pearl Jam frontman was busking outside on the street as people were passing by. Some noticed Vedder and others just walked by. Vedder was ...

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MLB announces suspension for Willson Contreras

Things got crazy at Wrigley Field Friday afternoon during the Chicago Cubs win over the St. Louis Cardinals to open a three-game series. After John Lackey appeared to have thrown strike three to Carlos Martinez, it was rule a ball and Martinez recorded a base hit to give the Cardinals the lead. Both Lackey and Willson Contreras didn't like the call and argued with umpire Jordan Baker. Both were tossed but t ...

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VIDEO: John Lackey, Willson Contreras ejected after AWFUL call by umpire

Things got a little heated at Wrigley Field on Friday afternoon. With the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals in the middle of a pennant race in the NL Central, the two teams were tied at 1 in the fifth inning. In the top of the fifth inning with two outs, pitcher John Lackey threw what appeared to be strike three to batter Carlos Martinez right down the middle. But home plate umpire Jordan Baker had other ...

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Addison Russell could return sooner than later

Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell could be returning to the team sooner than we thought. Just a week after manager Joe Maddon said he had no idea how long Russell would be out, the shortstop spoke to the media and provided good news before Friday's game with the St. Louis Cardinals. Russell told the media that he's very close to making his return from a foot injury that has kept him sidelined since ear ...

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Chicago Cubs legend Ryne Sandberg is latest to join RESTORE roster

It was in 2016 when we got our first look at Chicago Bears legend Brian Urlacher with hair thanks to his procedure from RESTORE. Soon after, Chicago sports figures Eddie Olczyk, Jim Cornelison, Bryan Bickell and Jason McKie signed on to the RESTORE roster and had the treatment done. They even had a special celebration at Arlington Park back in June to celebrate their new roster. Now the latest legend has of ...

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Cubs call up Jen-Ho Tseng to make first career start

Chicago Cubs prospect Jen-Ho Tseng will make his first career start as they make a shift in the rotation. Manager Joe Maddon announced the move, making the decision to give Tseng a start on Thursday while sending Mike Montgomery to the bullpen. https://twitter.com/sahadevsharma/status/908089188591063040 The 22-year-old was just named the Cubs Minor League Pitcher of the Year and now days later will make his ...

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Chicago Cubs release tentative 2018 schedule

While the Chicago Cubs are still fighting to win the NL Central in 2017, Major League Baseball has released the tentative schedules for the 2018 season. No matter what happens in 2017, the Cubs will open the 2018 season on the road according to the tentative schedule. Chicago will open the year with a four-game series in Miami beginning on Thursday March 29th. They will stay on the road for a two-game serie ...

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VIDEO: Sammy Sosa salutes USA with flag after 9/11

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on New York, Washington and Pennsylvania. Thousands filled up Ground Zero in Manhattan on Monday morning to commemorate the event and the ones we lost on that tragic day. Going back to 2001, the day shocked everyone including pro sports. Major League Baseball postponed games for a week as the nation looked to recover. But when it returned, C ...

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