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Monday, Jun 27, 2016 at 11:10 AM CDT

Jake Arrieta Loses Tattoo Bet With Tommy La Stella

Jake Arrieta Loses Tattoo Bet With Tommy La Stella

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta is a proud alum of TCU, but that loyalty is coming at a steep price after he lost a bet to Tommy La Stella this weekend.

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 07:46 PM CDT

Photos: Cubs Sport Short Shorts on South Beach Sojourn

Photos: Cubs Sport Short Shorts on South Beach Sojourn

The Chicago Cubs ended their six-game homestand with a thud as they were swept by the St. Louis Cardinals, but their fashion sense remains undefeated as they donned crazy outfits for their trip to Miami.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 09:04 PM CDT

Cubs Shake Up Bullpen as All-Star Break Nears

Cubs Shake Up Bullpen as All-Star Break Nears

The Chicago Cubs are in the middle of a stretch of playing 24 games in 24 days, and the team is making some changes to make sure that their pitching rotation stays fresh ahead of the All-Star break.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 08:59 PM CDT

City Council Committee Approves Wrigley Plaza Ordinance

City Council Committee Approves Wrigley Plaza Ordinance

An ordinance regulating the proposed plaza next to Wrigley Field was approved by the Chicago City Council Committee on License and Consumer Protection Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jun 21, 2016 at 11:28 AM CDT

Arrieta, Donne Bare All in ESPN The Magazine's 'Body Issue'

Arrieta, Donne Bare All in ESPN The Magazine's 'Body Issue'

Chicago will be well represented in this year's ESPN the Magazine Body Issue, as Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta and Elena Delle Donne will bare all for the publication.

Monday, Jun 20, 2016 at 06:50 PM CDT

Cubs Place Fowler on Disabled List With Hamstring Injury

Cubs Place Fowler on Disabled List With Hamstring Injury

The Chicago Cubs have placed center fielder Dexter Fowler on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring injury.

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