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Images: Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brwers on Tuesday

Daily Herald See action from the Chicago Cubs vs. the Milwaukee Brewers at Wrigley Field in Chicago on Tuesday.
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Cubs' Ben Zobrist ejected after lobbying for robo-umps

Daily Herald Ben Zobrist told plate umpire Phil Cuzzi he would prefer an "electronic strike zone" before being ejected in the eighth inning of the Chicago Cubs' 7-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers
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Braun hits 2 HRs, Chacin goes 7 as Brewers beat Cubs 7-0

Daily Herald Braun homers twice, Chacin pitches gem as Brewers inch closer to Cubs with 7-0 win
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Maddon, Zobrist ejected as Brewers power past Cubs

Daily Herald A few things got unmasked Tuesday at Wrigley Field, where the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0. The Cubs' Ben Zobrist was ejected from the game, and he bared his feelings about the need...
  • 3 days ago

Cubs like what they see from Yu Darvish in simulated game

Daily Herald Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish threw a 3-inning simulated game Tuesday. Team president Theo Epstein said if Darvish is feeling good over the next day or so, a minor-league rehab start could be...
  • 3 days ago

Cubs' Darvish looks ready to go on rehab assignment

Daily Herald The Chicago Cubs expect Yu Darvish to go on a minor league rehab assignment, assuming he experiences no setbacks after pitching a simulated game
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Constable: Bote miracle rekindles feelings from 'Sandberg Game'

Daily Herald With the Chicago Cubs trailing 3-0 in the bottom of the ninth inning and down to their last strike, most of us fans at Wrigley Field are still there and clinging to the hope that we are about to...
  • 4 days ago

Hamels sets table for Chicago Cubs, Bote clears plate in big win

Daily Herald Baseball fans lucky enough to have witnessed Sunday night's Chicago Cubs victory over the Washington Nationals got to see the continuation of one career being born and another being reborn.
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Bote's slam in ninth wins it for Chicago Cubs

Daily Herald Rookie David Bote hit a two-out grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday night to rally the Chicago Cubs to an improbable 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals.
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Rizzo leads baseball camp for kids in Rosemont

Daily Herald Monday was Anthony Rizzo's turn to help teach baseball skills to young players in Rosemont.
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Bote's grand slam in 9th lifts Cubs over Nationals 4-3

Daily Herald Pinch hitter David Bote smashed a grand slam against Ryan Madson with two out in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday night
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Chicago Cubs' Maddon happy to talk things out with Rodriguez

Daily Herald Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he had a "candid" talk with ESPN analyst and former big-leaguer Alex Rodriguez about critical comments Rodriguez made about injured Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish.
  • 5 days ago

Zimmerman 2 HRs off shaky Lester, Nationals trounce Cubs 9-4

Daily Herald Ryan Zimmerman hit two home runs off a shaky Jon Lester and tied a career high with six RBIs, sending the Washington Nationals over the Chicago Cubs 9-4 on Saturday
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Chicago Cubs' Bryant confident he will be back this season

Daily Herald Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is progressing slowly from a shoulder ailment, but he has been taking swings off a tee.
  • 6 days ago

Slumping Lester rocked as Chicago Cubs fall to Nationals

Daily Herald Jon Lester is in a certifiable slump. That continued Saturday in the Chicago Cubs' 9-4 loss to the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field.
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Emotional homecoming for Nats manager Martinez

Daily Herald Former Chicago Cubs player and coach Dave Martinez returned to Wrigley Field Friday as manager of the Washington Nationals
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Heyward's single, Rizzo's walk lift Cubs over Nationals 3-2

Daily Herald Jason Heyward broke up a no-hitter with a tying two-run single in the sixth inning, Anthony Rizzo drew a bases-loaded walk in the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Washington Nationals 3-2
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Hitless early, Cubs rally again to beat Nationals

Daily Herald On a wild and wacky Friday at Wrigley Field, the Cubs used a bases-loaded walk to beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 after being no-hit into the sixth inning. Cubs manager Joe Maddon was tossed out...
  • 7 days ago

Cubs' Maddon ejected from game against Nationals

Daily Herald Cubs manager Joe Maddon has been ejected from Chicago's game against the Washington Nationals
  • 7 days ago

Cubs sign De La Rosa, transfer Darvish to 60-day DL

Daily Herald The Chicago Cubs have signed veteran left-hander Jorge De La Rosa and transferred righty Yu Darvish to the 60-day disabled list to make room for him on the 40-man roster
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Blog Articles

Cubs turn record-tying 7 double plays in win

ESPN The Cubs tied an MLB record with seven double plays in their win over the Pirates on Friday night, joining the 1942 Yankees and 1969 Astros.
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Cubs LHP Montgomery to DL with shoulder issue

ESPN The Cubs placed left-handed starter Mike Montgomery on the 10-day disabled list with shoulder inflammation. Right-hander Tyler Chatwood will make at least one start, on Saturday against the...
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Oral history of David Bote's epic walk-off grand slam

ESPN It has been five days and David Bote still can't put his historic walk-off grand slam into words. So a few of his Cubs teammates helped him out.
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Cubs can't escape script of crushing losses after epic wins

ESPN Instead of kicking into high gear to end the NL Central race early, the Cubs are riding a rollercoaster of emotional highs and lows.
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Zobrist ejected after lobbying for robot umps

ESPN A discussion of plate umpire Phil Cuzzi's strike zone led to Cubs veteran Ben Zobrist's first career ejection on Tuesday after he remarked that players would prefer an electronic strike zone.
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Cubs' Darvish near rehab stint in minors

ESPN Cubs' right-hander Yu Darvish, who hasn't pitched since May 20 due to an elbow injury, is close to beginning a minor league rehab assignment according to team president Theo Epstein.
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Can the Brewers dethrone the Cubs in the NL Central?

ESPN Chicago and Milwaukee seem to be headed for another showdown in the NL Central. We asked three experts who has the edge.
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Ten secrets to the success of playoff contenders

ESPN There's more to winning baseball games than meets the eye, so we took a deeper look for hidden reasons why the best teams are so good.
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Bote spoils Scherzer's gem with walk-off slam

ESPN With two outs in the bottom of the ninth and facing a two-strike count, Cubs pinch hitter David Bote delivered a walk-off grand slam to stun the Nationals Sunday night at Wrigley.
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Maddon, A-Rod discuss comments about Darvish

ESPN Joe Maddon and Alex Rodriguez spoke briefly Sunday before the Cubs took on the Nationals after Rodriguez made pointed remarks about injured right-hander Yu Darvish two weeks ago on an ESPN...
  • 5 days ago

First-place Cubs breaking even in the second half, not breaking away

ESPN Another blowout loss contributed to the Cubs' growing run deficit since the break. Should fans be worried or happy about their 12-11 record?
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Cubs' Lester rocked again: 'Not doing my job'

ESPN Cubs lefty Jon Lester lamented being in a "rut" after his latest shaky outing, giving up eight earned runs against the Nationals on Saturday to push his second-half ERA to 10.33.
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Can Cole Hamels be the stopper the Cubs need in their rotation?

ESPN The veteran lefty has one mission in his home debut Sunday: deliver more of what the Cubs need from him on the mound.
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It's time to talk about Bryce Harper and the Cubs again

ESPN As the Nats head to Wrigley, Chicago's outfield is up and Harper's average is down. Are Harper and the Cubs no longer a free-agency match?
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Real or not? Indians' Lindor having MVP-worthy season

ESPN Overshadowed by Mike Trout, Mookie Betts and teammate Jose Ramirez, Francisco Lindor is putting up numbers that merit some hardware.
  • 9 days ago
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The wackiest stat of the season for every MLB team

ESPN What player got a historic bump at the trade deadline? Who's the surprising king of the long ball? We've got baseball's quirkiest facts of the year.
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MLB stock watch: Separating potential champs, contenders and also-rans

ESPN The Red Sox are riding high, but they aren't a lock to win it all just yet. How strong are their chances and who could stand in their way?
  • 10 days ago
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Does everything Javier Baez brings add up to an MVP?

ESPN A magician in the field, electrifying on the bases and dangerous at the plate, the Cubs star has a legitimate case to be the NL's most valuable player.
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Hamels giving Cubs just what they needed

ESPN Joe Maddon doesn't want to put the weight of the Cubs' rotation on Cole Hamels' shoulders, but the veteran lefty seems ready to carry the load.
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Darvish throws bullpen session, 'very optimistic'

ESPN Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish, who has been on the DL since late May with triceps and elbow injuries, threw 55 pitches during a bullpen session and was pain-free.
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