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Cubs knocked down by Dodgers

Daily Herald Cubs knocked down by Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1.
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Cubs' Castro wasn't lost, and now he's back

Daily Herald Don't look now, but Starlin Castro is back to playing and contributing for the Chicago Cubs. Even though Castro was benched earlier this month, manager Joe Maddon never "lost" the player, and that...
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Chicago Cubs get struggling reliever Rodney from Mariners

Daily Herald The playoff-contending Chicago Cubs have acquired struggling reliever Fernando Rodney from the Seattle Mariners for cash. The trade was announced Thursday.
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Giants club Chicago Cubs 9-1

Daily Herald Kelby Tomlinson hit a grand slam for his first career home run and Marlon Byrd added a three-run shot, leading Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants over the Chicago Cubs 9-1 on Thursday.
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Peavy shuts down Cubs as Giants earn 1st win in series 4-2

Daily Herald Buster Posey followed Brandon Belt's leadoff triple in the sixth with a go-ahead double, Jake Peavy won for the second time in six starts, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cubs 4-2 on...
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Schwarber leads off with a double for Chicago Cubs

Daily Herald "I'm not opposed to trying things like that," Maddon responded Wednesday when asked to explain why he was batting catcher/left fielder Kyle Schwarber in the leadoff spot for the first time this...
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Arrieta, Schwarber lead Cubs past Giants

Daily Herald Kyle Schwarber, Miguel Montero and Starlin Castro all hit home runs in support of another solid outing from Jake Arrieta, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 8-5 Tuesday night for...
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Cubs' Maddon might like to see Arrieta against Cardinals

Daily Herald As he prepared for the start of a six-game trip during which staff ace Jake Arrieta is scheduled to pitch twice, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon spent part of his pregame Tuesday night pondering...
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Imrem: Pay attention to this: Baseball needs netting

Daily Herald Pay attention to this, Mr. Maddon: Baseball needs to extend the netting.
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Chicago Cubs to face NL aces Bumgarner, Kershaw

Daily Herald Cubs starter Jon Lester held his own in an elite pitchers' duel on Monday at Wrigley Field, but still finished with a few regrets.
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North: Who knew the Cubs would be this good?

Daily Herald The chances are good there will be postseason play on the North Side this year, and Mike North, like so many others, admits he was wrong about where they would finish.
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Imrem: Whatever postseason holds, Chicago Cubs' season has been memorable

Daily Herald Everything seems to be going the Chicago Cubs' way this season. Their pitchers outduel aces. Their callups deliever. And while it might not turn out to be the year they've been waiting for, it's...
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Cubs put Soler, Motte on disabled list

Daily Herald Two key players for the streaking Cubs will join the disabled list, the team announced Monday. Right fielder Jorge Soler has a left oblique strain and is expected to miss about a month. Relief...
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As Fowler goes, so goes Chicago Cubs' offense

Daily Herald As center fielder Dexter Fowler goes, so go the Cubs. That's what manager Joe Maddon tells Fowler every time he goes to the plate. Fowler has increased his on-base percentage dramatically since...
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Chicago Cubs power past Atlanta Braves for sweep

Daily Herald The Chicago Cubs finished off a four-game sweep of the Atlanta Braves Sunday, hitting 5 home runs for a 9-3 victory at Wrigley Field.
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Maddon: Cubs fans, keep your hands in your pockets

Daily Herald For the second time within a week Saturday, a fan at Wrigley Field reached over the bleacher basket and touched a ball in play. Fortunately for the Cubs, it did not cost their player, Addison...
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McKnight: What Fowler's surge has meant

Daily Herald Starting the game with a threat in the box makes every offense that much more potent. For the last month or so, the Cubs have had about as good a threat at the top as you could ask for.
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Rozner: Cubs fans need not be haunted by the past

Daily Herald Cubs fans have plenty of history with misery and failure, but the past has nothing to do with what will occur the next six weeks or the next six years.
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Montero, Soler HRs lift Chicago Cubs over Braves

Daily Herald The Chicago Cubs got back-to-back solo homers from Miguel Montero and Jorge Soler Saturday in the eighth inning to lift them to a 9-7 victory over the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field.
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Chicago Cubs don't want call-ups to affect clubhouse chemistry

Daily Herald It's almost time for September call-ups, and Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he has some things he likes to have when players come up. Maddon cited speed, bullpen depth and catching depth.
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Blog Articles

Jason Hammel's outing not as bad as it looked against Dodgers

ESPN Jason Hammel's outing not as bad as it looked against Dodgers
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'School' is in session for Cubs hitters

ESPN 'School' is in session for Cubs hitters
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Rapid Reaction: Dodgers 4 Cubs 1

ESPN Rapid Reaction: Dodgers 4 Cubs 1
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Joe Maddon on Fernando Rodney: 'We'll give him a soft landing'

ESPN Joe Maddon on Fernando Rodney: 'We'll give him a soft landing'
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Giants put Cain on DL with nerve issue in elbow

ESPN Giants put Cain on DL with nerve issue in elbow
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Crasnick: What Mariners are looking for in next general manager after firing Zduriencik

ESPN Crasnick: What Mariners are looking for in next general manager after firing Zduriencik
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Showdown weekend: Five big series to watch

ESPN Showdown weekend: Five big series to watch
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Fernando Rodney next up to help Cubs bullpen

ESPN Fernando Rodney next up to help Cubs bullpen
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Cubs make changes in pen as starter Dan Haren struggles

ESPN Cubs make changes in pen as starter Dan Haren struggles
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Cubs get struggling reliever Rodney from M's

ESPN Cubs get struggling reliever Rodney from M's
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Rapid Reaction: Giants 9, Cubs 1

ESPN Rapid Reaction: Giants 9, Cubs 1
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Cubs lineup shuffle finds Kris Bryant in right field

ESPN Cubs lineup shuffle finds Kris Bryant in right field
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Podcast: Coghlan embraces expectations

ESPN Podcast: Coghlan embraces expectations
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Five World Series matchups I'd like to see

ESPN Five World Series matchups I'd like to see
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Cubs' Kyle Schwarber: Corey Kluber the toughest

ESPN Cubs' Kyle Schwarber: Corey Kluber the toughest
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Cubs' loss the exception to the norm

ESPN Cubs' loss the exception to the norm
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Rapid Reaction: Giants 4, Cubs 2

ESPN Rapid Reaction: Giants 4, Cubs 2
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David Ross on family medical leave, Cubs add Matt Szczur

ESPN David Ross on family medical leave, Cubs add Matt Szczur
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Starlin Castro 'surprised' by second straight start for Cubs

ESPN Starlin Castro 'surprised' by second straight start for Cubs
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Kyle Schwarber is good at hitting spheres of cowhide

ESPN Kyle Schwarber is good at hitting spheres of cowhide
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