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Chicago sports Halloween costume roundup!

It's Halloween and that means we will get our fair share of some awesome Chicago sports-themed costumes. With many storylines involving Chicago sports this year, we are expecting some interesting options. Lets take a look at what we have spotted so far: Marc Trestman alert! Extra points for being creative with the Gatorade! https://twitter.com/_mISS_sANDY_/status/528236117498552320 The Long brothers! https: ...

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Early Chicago Baseball lines on Bovada

With the World Series ending last night, the early odds for next year have already released. Bovada's future odds have been updated today and there has already been some movement within minutes for one Chicago team. The Cubs were at 50/1 odds earlier this morning but have since moved to 33/1. Those odd's have to be impacted by the news of Joe Maddon yesterday. Meanwhile, the White Sox open at 40/1 today. Th ...

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REPORT: Joe Maddon to become Cubs manager

CBS's Jon Heyman is reporting that Joe Maddon will be the next manager of the Chicago Cubs. After a week of speculation, it looks like the dream is finally coming true. Maddon opted out of his deal with Tampa Bay last week and there was much speculation that he could land in Chicago. There were even reports that Maddon was 'highly interested' in coaching the Cubs. Rick Renteria, who was serving as Cubs mana ...

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Chicago Cubs rotation outlook for 2015

What is the Cubs rotation going to look like next year? Since Theo Epstein and his crew took over four years ago, the Cubs rotation has been a rotating door of players and next season might be the first year that players leave midseason. Jake Arrieta and Kyle Hendricks have cemented their spots, but the rest is up for grabs  and there are a variety of options for the Cubs to choose from. The number one name ...

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Chicago Cubs: The future of Welington Castillo

With much of the of the Cubs lineup starting to fill out for the next few years, one of the few spots that is uncertain is catcher. Welington Castillo is the obvious choice and front runner for next season, but is he a guarantee? Now, some fans might be wondering why get rid of Welington Castillo? Well, a couple of reasons, leadership, hitting performance, and Kyle Schwarber. Castillo, like Starlin Castro, ...

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Chicago Cubs leave Kane County; Sign deal with South Bend

The Chicago Cubs relationship with the Kane County Cougars is over. After two years, the Cubs have decided to part ways with Kane County and head to South Bend. The Daily Herald's Bruce Miles reported earlier today that the organization will make South Bend their Midwest League affiliate. The Cubs deal with Kane County expired and the Cubs were worried about facility upgrades, ultimely leading up to the swi ...

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Cubs name Kris Bryant Minor League Player of the Year

Kris Bryant just keeps racking up accolades. The latest one? Being named the Chicago Cubs Minor League Player of the Year by the organization, but it shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone. Bryant has dominated both Double-A and Triple-A this season hitting .325 with 43 home runs and 110 RBI's, as he split time in Tennessee and Iowa.  The Cubs first round pick in 2013 was also named the Minor League Player ...

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Chicago Cubs to open up 2015 season vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Chicago Cubs fans will their first chance to see the 2015 team in action at home on April 6, as the team will host the St.Louis Cardinals on Opening Day, according to a release by the team. This will be the first time in a few years the Cubs will open up the season at home. With the future already invading Wrigley Field, 2015 should be a fun year for the Cubs. What better way to open up the season against a ...

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Kris Bryant named Minor League Player of the Year

Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant just keeps adding accomplishments to his impressive 2014 season. Today the USA Today named Bryant their Minor League Player of the Year. The award is voted on by sports writers and editors as well as readers of the USA Today. Bryant, 22,  spent most of his season in Double-A Tennessee smashing the ball before being called up to Triple-A Iowa in June. Bryant led the Minor Le ...

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Chicago Cubs call up Jorge Soler

Another prospect will be joining the Chicago Cubs. The team has called up prospect Jorge Soler, who will make his major league debut Wednesday night in Cincinnati according to reports. The outfielder was pulled from his Triple-A game earlier Monday night with speculation of a move. Now it's official and another part of the future is joining the team. Soler has played in rookie league, Double-A and Triple-A ...

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