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VIDEO: Jason Heyward takes batting practice with Cubs for first time

Chicago Cubs fans jumped for joy when it was announced that free agent outfielder Jason Heyward had agreed to terms with the team. Now just a few weeks before Spring Training begins, Heyward is already putting in the work. Thanks to John Arguello of Cubs Den, we now have video of Heyward taking batting practice for the first time: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=twy3GG_ejPs Look at that sweet swing and chec ...

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Report: Cubs, Jake Arrieta agree to deal worth $10.7M

The Chicago Cubs and ace pitcher Jake Arrieta have avoided arbitration and agreed to a one-year deal worth $10.7M according to reports. https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status/695833103345065985 The deal is a record amount for a pitcher for a second-time arbitration pitcher. The 30-year-old Arrieta had a break out season last year with the Cubs, winning the NL Cy Young award after a dominant second half. His p ...

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Young Chicago Cubs crack old jokes about David Ross on Twitter

Boy these Chicago Cubs can't stop having fun. With a mixture of the young talent on the Cubs roster, it's always good to have a veteran presence or two in the clubhouse. One of those guys is catcher David Ross who serves as Jon Lester's personal catcher on his pitching days. But on Monday, Ross was the butt of an "old man" joke by a pair of young Cubs players. First Ross posted this photo wishing a happy an ...

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Anthony Rizzo videobombs Flo Rida at WWE event

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo seems to be enjoying his offseason. Rizzo appeared at the annual Cubs Convention a little over a week ago and now he was spotted at a WWE event that aired Monday night. But there's a catch. The WWE broadcast cameras were filming rapper Flo Rida during the broadcast, talking about the four-time Grammy nominee. But boom out of nowhere Rizzo video bombs him as he can't ...

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MLB Free Agency: What’s next for Dexter Fowler?

Pitchers and catchers report to Arizona in less than one month to begin preparing for the 2016 season. Most players know what team they are going to play for in 2016. But what about outfielder Dexter Fowler? Fowler was the Chicago Cubs starting center fielder last season and was one player that helped the Cubs reach the National League Champion Series. After the season was over, the Cubs gave Fowler a quali ...

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Chicago Cubs still have plans for launching a TV network

There's been a buzz for years about the Chicago Cubs launching their own TV Network as they look to cash in on a nice cable deal. During the annual Cubs Convention this past weekend, the topic was brought up again and President of Business Operations Crane Kenney addressed the situation during a special panel. Kenney said that the Cubs network is still in the plans and are focused on launching it before 202 ...

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VIDEO: Anthony Rizzo hits “The Whip” and “Nae Nae” at Cubs Convention

The "Whip" and "Nae Nae" became popular across the country in 2015 with various videos, athlete celebrations and even a song being produced. The dance is a combination of two dances in which someone pretends to whip their steering wheel and then lean back with a hand in the air. It took the sports world by storm too. And now it's hit one of the Chicago Cubs biggest stars. During the 2016 Cubs Convention, fi ...

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2016 Cubs Convention: Live blog, news and more

It's one of the best times leading up to the start of baseball season. Yes, the annual Chicago Cubs convention where fans gather to meet the team, chat about the previous and upcoming season and check out a ton of cool things. With the Cubs season in 2015, the hype and excitement going into 2016 is through the roof. It's safe to say that this years convention will be one of the most anticipated in years for ...

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Chicago Cubs have the best infield according to one expert

It's cold. There's snow on the ground in Chicago and the Bears are out of the playoffs. That's a sign that baseball season can't come soon enough for Chicago with pitchers and catchers reporting in just over a month. As the Cubs head into what should be another exciting year on the Northside, they continue to receive some praise from national media members. On Wednesday, ESPN MLB insider Buster Olney reveal ...

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Chicago Cubs players react to the signing of Jason Heyward

In case you haven't heard, the Chicago Cubs have agreed to an eight-year deal free agent outfielder Jason Heyward . When the news broke Friday afternoon, many took to Twitter to celebrate the big signing for the Cubs as they push for that World Series title. But it wasn't just fans celebrating. A few Cubs players took to Twitter to acknowledge the signing and they LOVE it. Check out what they had to say: ht ...

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