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Saturday, Mar 24, 2018

Checkmate: Epstein, Hoyer Win Prank War With La Stella

Checkmate: Epstein, Hoyer Win Prank War With La Stella

The prank war between Chicago Cubs infielder Tommy La Stella and executives Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer has hit a hilarious crescendo as the team prepares to leave spring training.

Friday, Mar 9, 2018

Prank War: La Stella Gets Revenge on Epstein

Prank War: La Stella Gets Revenge on Epstein

Earlier this week, Chicago Cubs infielder Tommy La Stella was forced to take ground balls in khakis after parking in spots reserved for team executives, but on Friday he got his revenge.

Monday, Mar 5, 2018

Cubs' Front Office Gets Revenge on La Stella Over Parking

Cubs' Front Office Gets Revenge on La Stella Over Parking

Tommy La Stella might want to think twice about where he's parking during the Cubs' spring training.

Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Cubs Reportedly Avoid Arbitration With Key Pitcher

Cubs Reportedly Avoid Arbitration With Key Pitcher

The Chicago Cubs are busy trying to lock up all of their arbitration-eligible players, and they reportedly inked a contract with one of their most important pitchers on Friday.

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017

Bryant Sprains Ankle vs. Nationals Wednesday

Bryant Sprains Ankle vs. Nationals Wednesday

The Chicago Cubs are dealing with yet another injury in their lineup, as third baseman Kris Bryant suffered a sprained ankle in Wednesday's loss to the Washington Nationals.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017

Zobrist Placed on Disabled List With Wrist Injury

Zobrist Placed on Disabled List With Wrist Injury

After dealing with a wrist issue for a good chunk of the season, Chicago Cubs infielder Ben Zobrist has been placed on the 10-day disabled list, the team announced on Friday.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Cubs Activate Heyward from Disabled List

Cubs Activate Heyward from Disabled List

Faced with a tough roster decision, the Chicago Cubs have sent down two players on Sunday after they activated outfielder Jason Heyward from the 10-day disabled list.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Heyward Expected to Return to Cubs' Lineup Saturday

Heyward Expected to Return to Cubs' Lineup Saturday

Chicago Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward is expected to return to the team's lineup over the weekend, but discussions are raging about which player he will replace.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Anderson Placed on DL Amid Flurry of Roster Moves for Cubs

Anderson Placed on DL Amid Flurry of Roster Moves for Cubs

With their bullpen taxed and their starting rotation in need of reinforcement, the Chicago Cubs made a flurry of roster moves on Sunday, as they placed Brett Anderson on the 10-day disabled list.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017

Szczur, La Stella Both Make Cubs Opening Day Roster

Szczur, La Stella Both Make Cubs Opening Day Roster

The Chicago Cubs have set their Opening Day roster in preparation for the first day of the season on Sunday, and two familiar faces have both made the cut.

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