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Sunday, Mar 25, 2018

Cubs Make Surprise Pick at Back-Up Catcher

Cubs Make Surprise Pick at Back-Up Catcher

In a surprising move, the Chicago Cubs have named Victor Caratini as their back-up catcher for the beginning of the 2018 season.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018

Arrieta Signs 3-Year Contract With Phillies Reports Say

Arrieta Signs 3-Year Contract With Phillies Reports Say

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta has reportedly found his new baseball home.

Monday, Mar 5, 2018

Trio of Key Cubs Set to Make Debuts Tuesday

Trio of Key Cubs Set to Make Debuts Tuesday

Tuesday will see an NLCS rematch at Sloan Park as the Chicago Cubs take on the Los Angeles Dodgers, but it will more importantly feature the spring debuts of three key players to the team’s chances at getting...

Saturday, Mar 3, 2018
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By James Neveau

Spring Training: Meet the New Cubs and White Sox

A group of new players will be hitting the diamond on the North and South Sides...View gallery

  • White Sox RP Luis Avilan
  • White Sox C Welington Castillo
  • Cubs SP Tyler Chatwood
Thursday, Mar 1, 2018

Darvish Scratched From First Cubs Start

Darvish Scratched From First Cubs Start

New Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish was set to make his debut for the team against the Colorado Rockies, but his first appearance in a Cubs uniform will have to wait.

Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018

Cubs Announce 2018 Starting Rotation

Cubs Announce 2018 Starting Rotation

The Chicago Cubs have already announced their Opening Day starting pitcher, but now we know how the rest of the team’s rotation will shake out.

Saturday, Feb 24, 2018

Rizzo, Contreras Homer as Cubs Notch First Spring Win

Rizzo, Contreras Homer as Cubs Notch First Spring Win

It was a big day for the Chicago Cubs as they held their home opener in spring training action, and Anthony Rizzo and Willson Contreras are already swinging hot bats.

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018

Cubs Players to Watch: Tyler Chatwood

Cubs Players to Watch: Tyler Chatwood

As the Chicago Cubs gather for spring training, there are plenty of questions that will need to be answered, and plenty of players that will be looking to make an early impact.

Friday, Feb 16, 2018

Cubs Position Preview: Starting Pitcher

Cubs Position Preview: Starting Pitcher

For the third straight season, the Chicago Cubs are entering the season as serious World Series contenders, and their roster depth reflects that standing in the baseball world.

Friday, Feb 16, 2018

Meet the New Cubs: Yu Darvish

Meet the New Cubs: Yu Darvish

After three straight trips to the National League Championship Series, the Chicago Cubs have retooled their roster as they prepare for the 2018 season.

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