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Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 04:47 PM CDT

5 Takeaways From Theo Epstein's Season-Ending Comments

5 Takeaways From Theo Epstein's Season-Ending Comments

Chicago Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein held a nearly-90 minute press conference on Monday, where he discussed the future moves of the organization.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 03:44 PM CDT

Epstein Confirms David Ross is a Candidate for Cubs' Job

Epstein Confirms David Ross is a Candidate for Cubs' Job

The Chicago Cubs are beginning their search in earnest for the team’s next manager, and there is already one name that is confirmed to be on the radar of Team President Theo Epstein.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 02:38 PM CDT

Ian Happ Named National League Player of the Week

Ian Happ Named National League Player of the Week

The Chicago Cubs had a rough final week of the season, but they did give their fans something to smile about as Ian Happ took down National League Player of the Week honors.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 01:12 PM CDT

Angels Fire Manager, Paving Way for Possible Maddon Reunion

Angels Fire Manager, Paving Way for Possible Maddon Reunion

It’s been less than a day since the Chicago Cubs officially announced that they wouldn’t retain Joe Maddon for the 2020 season, but it already looks like there’s a clear favorite to land his managerial...

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 11:07 AM CDT

CPR From Journalist Saves Man in Cubs' Dugout

CPR From Journalist Saves Man in Cubs' Dugout

A videographer who collapsed from a heart attack in the visiting dugout at Busch Stadium is alive, thanks in part to a St. Louis Post-Dispatch journalist.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 07:18 AM CDT

David Ross Responds to Questions Over Maddon Replacement

David Ross Responds to Questions Over Maddon Replacement

As the Chicago Cubs begin to look for their next manager, one name continues to come up in speculation - David Ross. But would he accept the job if the team called?

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 at 05:51 PM CDT

Zobrist Strikes Out Molina in Debut Pitching Appearance

Zobrist Strikes Out Molina in Debut Pitching Appearance

If Sunday was the final appearance of Ben Zobrist’s Chicago Cubs career, he certainly made it a memorable one.

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 at 05:16 PM CDT

Cardinals Clinch Central Division With Win Over Cubs

Cardinals Clinch Central Division With Win Over Cubs

The St. Louis Cardinals clinched the National League Central crown with a 9-0 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday afternoon.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 09:28 AM CDT

Joe Maddon Out as Cubs' Manager, Team Says

Joe Maddon Out as Cubs' Manager, Team Says

Who might replace Joe Maddon? An analysis on the Cubs' announcement that the team was parting ways with its beloved manager. 

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 at 04:57 PM CDT

White Sox Win Season Finale Over Tigers

White Sox Win Season Finale Over Tigers

The Chicago White Sox wrapped up their 2019 season in style on Sunday, beating the Detroit Tigers 5-3 at Guaranteed Rate Field.

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