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Chicago Cubs show support for the Chicago Blackhawks

It's always nice when Chicago sports teams decide to support each other. When the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup, we saw both the Cubs and White Sox honor the team during the Crosstown Classic. We've seen Derrick Rose, Michael Jordan as well as other current and former Bulls players sporting Blackhawks gear throughout the years. And yes, even the Bears have been known to support the team. The latest ...

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WATCH: Cubs Addison Russell hits first career homerun

Raise your hand if you had Addison Russell hitting a home run before phenom Kris Bryant. Okay, the one person put it down. That's exactly what happened at Wrigley Field during Friday's 1-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers. That one run came from Russell who hit a solo home run in the third inning. Russell has struggled since being called up on April 21, but this could help him get on track as he finds himself ...

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Kris Bryant appears in new Red Bull video featuring Chicago celebrities

The call up of top prospect Kris Bryant by the Chicago Cubs on Friday has been the talk of baseball. Bryant, rated the top prospect in the MLB by several publications, is expected to be the future of the Cubs and help finally lead them to a World Series. So it's safe to say the pressure is on. When the 23-year-old didn't make the roster out of Spring Training it created some conversation and criticism, desp ...

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Adam Eaton makes one of the best catches you will see all year

Khris Davis of the Milwaukee Brewers made a spectacular catch against the Colorado Rockies last night, but he was just one-upped by Chicago White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton. During the fifth inning of Thursday's loss in Kansas City, Mike Moustakas looked like he had extra bases for sure until Eaton laid out and robbed him. This has to be the catch of the year so far. https://twitter.com/MLB/status/5862672206 ...

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Tom Ricketts reassures Cubs fans on plan for future

Renovation delays, Kris Bryant's monster Spring Training start and the Cubs future were the topics of conversation Monday night with owner Tom Ricketts spoke to The Executives Club of Chicago. Ricketts did his best to reassure fans and media in attendance that this season will be different despite the storylines surrounding the team. He did it in a way that should get Cubs fans excited for the upcoming seas ...

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While Bryant tempts Cubs fans, management should hold off on Opening Day debut

Kris Bryant will not be clanging home runs off the empty right center field void where bleachers should be against the Cardinals on Opening Day. He won’t even be in the same state. If the Cubs can restrain themselves from inserting Bryant right into the middle of their lineup to start the season, just by waiting a few weeks, they will be able to gain an entire extra year of contractual control through the y ...

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Chicago White Sox sign Zach Duke

https://twitter.com/CSNHayes/status/534777630110003200 The Chicago White Sox have agreed to terms with left-handed reliever Zach Duke according to Dan Hayes. The two parties agreed on a three-year deal worth $15 million. Duke was a product of the Pittsburgh Pirates organization before pitching out of the Milwaukee Brewers bullpen this past season. Duke finished 5-1 with a 2.45 ERA with the Brewers out of th ...

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White Sox’s Jose Abreu wins 2014 AL Rookie of the Year Award

Chicago White Sox rookie first baseman Jose Abreu was announced the winner of the Rookie of the Year Award for 2014. Abreu coming off one of the most impressive hitting starts in years. Abreu was reportedly the winner of the award by unanimous decision according to ESPN, FOXSports and BleacherReport. The news was first broken by the Fox sports MLB twitter account tweeting: 'It's unanimous! The 2014 @officia ...

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White Sox claim OF J.B. Shuck off waivers

The Chicago White Sox claimed J.B. Shuck off waivers from the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. The 27-year old outfielder was hitting .320 with nine triples and honing in five home runs with 57 RBI and 64 runs scored in 102 games with the AAA Salt Lake Bees team. Shuck led all American League rookies in 2013 while with the Los Angeles Angels. He had 39 RBIs and 60 runs scored that season, finishing fifth ...

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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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