Utility player David Bote ready to come up clutch again for Cubs this season
What a relief: With new pitcher rules, MLB takes game back from managers
Adames impresses Cubs manager Joe Maddon: 'He's had a hell of a spring'
It’s in response to managers using one reliever to face one hitter, then making a pitching change, which has turned late innings into chess matches.
Bote had a lot of great moments during his rookie season with the Cubs in 2018 and is eager to make more memorable plays.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon believes newcomer Cristhian Adames has been one of the biggest standouts of spring training.
Asked about what he worked on this offseason, suspended shortstop Addison Russell didn’t mention baseball.
With Opening Day less than two weeks away, the Cubs made their second round of roster cuts on Saturday.
Though he hasn’t lived up to the Cubs’ lofty expectations, switch-hitter Ian Happ doesn’t feel like he’s playing with a chip on his shoulder.
In the real world of geopolitical conflict, he has begun to exert his well-known passion and energy into a force that is being heard a continent away.
Hamels was supposed to pitch five innings, but manager Joe Maddon pulled him in the fourth.
Wynton Bernard homered against righty Nate Jones to break an eighth-inning tie, sending the Cubs to a 11-8 Cactus League victory over the White Sox.
As one of the most reliable arms in the Cubs’ bullpen, Cishek posted a 2.18 ERA last season.
Cubs infielder Daniel Descalso said his ailing shoulder is starting to feel better, though his timeline remains unclear.
Darvish used his slider more in the third and fourth innings and got into the fifth, allowing only one run.