The Cub manager took heat on social media comments made after he was asked about the flap over the Warriors and a rescinded White House invitation.
Perhaps the most indispensable player on the roster, the Cubs’ lone All-Star said he hopes the Cubs will talk to him about returning in 2018.
GREENBERG: In so many ways as the first-place Cubs took on the second-place Brewers, it was visible that fall baseball has arrived.
No ninth-inning homer by Dexter Fowler, no harm, no fouling this up for the Cubs — or so it would seem. They’ve won six straight, tying a season high.
Addison Russell’s first start since Aug. 2 had some of everything — all of it encouraging. He was patient at the plate and his old self at shortstop.
Hovering near .500 at the end of August and trading veterans with a look toward 2018, the Cardinals somehow have become the division’s hottest team.
Because of the aftereffects of Hurricane Irma, this weekend’s series between the Marlins and Brewers has been moved from Miami to Milwaukee.
Flooding, power outages and debris is all that is left in Hurricane Irma’s path, but now, Floridians are returning to their homes.
“God invented lights for night baseball,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon said. “That was part of his overarching plan.”
Starting Friday’s game at night will give Cubs players a few more hours of sleep Thursday night after wrapping up a four-game series in Pittsburgh.
The Cubs got enough news of progress about their injured players that manager Joe Maddon described a vision of September that looks positive.
Maddon likes the way his defending champs match up against the top team in the majors, though the Cubs have lost two straight to last-place teams.
We look back to spring training as to why Carl Edwards Jr. has decided to wear the cleats he has for Players Weekend.
Four outs from a victory that would have extended their division lead to four games, the Cubs mishandled the finish in a loss to the last-place Reds.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon and his wife, Jaye, held their annual Respect 90 charity boxing event Thursday night.