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Chicago Cubs agree to deal for Wade Davis

On Tuesday night, news broke that the Chicago Cubs and Kansas City Royals were in talks involving closer Wade Davis and outfielder Jorge Soler. That deal officially happened on Wednesday. Royals reporter Jeffery Flanagan of MLB.com confirmed the report on Wednesday afternoon as now the Cubs have added a closer to their bullpen: https://twitter.com/FlannyMLB/status/806569796619866112 The deal makes sense for ...

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MLB Winter Meetings: Chicago Cubs pursuing closer

It's been a little over a month since the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series in 108 years. But now it's back to business. The annual MLB Winter Meetings have officially begun as the baseball world has descended on Washington D.C. and the stove is officially hot. This is usually the time where the big free agent signings go down and the trades start to go through. The Cubs are likely moving on from Ar ...

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LeBron James wears Cubs uniform to honor bet with Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James may not be teammates in Miami anymore but their friendship is still going strong. Before the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians, the two friends decided to make a friendly bet. The loser would have to wear a uniform of the winning team. Wade obviously had the Cubs and James had the Indians. Well, the Cubs came back from a 3-1 deficit to win their fi ...

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Kyle Schwarber talks about World Series, vows to be ready to play outfield for Cubs in 2017

It's almost been a week since the Chicago Cubs won the World Series but already Kyle Schwarber is looking forward to the 2017 season. The slugger did a special Q&A with Nike Chicago on Monday night as he discussed his role with the Cubs in the World Series. Fans flocked to Nike Chicago to get the chance to ask their question and see the young Cubs player in person. Schwarber missed most of the 2016 seas ...

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Anthony Rizzo wins NL Gold Glove award

Just a week ago, Anthony Rizzo and the Chicago Cubs were in the middle of winning their first World Series title in 108 years. Now Rizzo is picking up some more hardware. Rizzo won his first NL Gold Glove award as he was named the recipient at first base. The 27-year-old is a cornerstone in the Cubs young and talented core and showed that again in 2016. He also becomes the youngest first baseman to win the ...

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Theo Epstein celebrated winning the World Series by eating a goat

Put Theo Epstein in the Hall of Fame now. The Chicago Cubs president of Baseball Operations has officially ended two of the longest droughts in sports, one in Boston and one in Chicago, to claim stake to greatest MLB executive ever. So how did Theo celebrate bringing a title to a franchise that hasn't had one in 108 years? Well he belted out "Go Cubs Go" atop Murphy's Bleachers, which was cool. But this, th ...

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Chicago Blackhawks honor Chicago Cubs before game with Dallas Stars

The Chicago Blackhawks know a thing or two about winning championships. Since 2010, the Blackhawks have won three Stanley Cups and have become the highlight of Chicago. But now they have some company. The city is going crazy over the Chicago Cubs and the team snapping a 108 year drought as they won the World Series just last week. On Sunday, the Blackhawks honored the MLB Champs: https://www.youtube.com/wat ...

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Miguel Montero criticizes Joe Maddon following World Series

I have waited my entire life for the events of the past week and I don't believe I could have imagined everything going down any better than it did. Kyle Schwarber makes a return to the batters box to help lead the Cubbies back from being down 3-1. Ross smacks one out of the yard when it was questionable if the pitching change should have happened to cause him to be in the game. Extra innings with a quick r ...

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Chicago Cubs, Bill Murray appear on Saturday Night Live

It's been one hell of a week for the Chicago Cubs. They broke a 108 year title drought by beating the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday, had a hell of a parade/rally on Friday and then followed it up with a TV appearance. David Ross, Anthony Rizzo and Dexter Fowler all appeared on Saturday Night Live, hosted by Benedict Cumberbatch. The trio appeared in a skit in which they were m ...

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Chicago Cubs had one hell of a World Series parade

Chicago Cubs fans have waited 108 years to celebrate a World Series title. On Friday, the Cubs and the city of Chicago threw one hell of a party as the route started at Wrigley Field and ran down Michigan, Columbus Drive and finally ended at Hutchinson Field in Grant Park. Despite the announcement being made just a day before the parade, 6 million showed up to show their support for the Cubs. Check out the ...

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