Chicago Cubs

Maddon using art to inspire Cubs this spring

MESA, Ariz. -- Baseball players are artists, and Cubs manager Joe Maddon made that point when he met with pitchers ...
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Montgomery accepting of role in Cubs' bullpen

MESA, Ariz. -- This offseason, Mike Montgomery prepared as if he would start for the Cubs, and he will continue ...
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Darvish 'focused' in first side session for Cubs

MESA, Ariz. -- The Cubs' plan is to let Yu Darvish be himself. The newest addition to the Cubs' rotation ...
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Tearful Rizzo speaks at vigil for Florida victims

Standing on the same stage in the park where he has hosted a charity walk-a-thon, Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo ...
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Reliever Simmons, Cubs agree to contract

Free-agent righty reliever Shae Simmons has agreed to a Major League split contract with the Cubs, the club announced on ...
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Cub full circle: Hendricks, Chatwood reunited

MESA, Ariz. -- The summer after their junior year in high school, Kyle Hendricks and Tyler Chatwood played on a ...
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Bote, Vosler thrilled to work with Trammell

MESA, Ariz. -- When Cubs prospects David Bote and Jason Vosler reported to the Arizona Fall League, they didn't expect ...
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Happ gets first look at leadoff spot in opener

PHOENIX -- Let the competition begin. Ian Happ was the Cubs' leadoff man Friday in the Cactus League opener and ...
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Zobrist easing into action with back tightness

MESA, Ariz. -- Ben Zobrist felt some tightness in his back about a week before he was scheduled to come ...
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Cubs map out first ST starts for rotation arms

MESA, Ariz. -- The Cubs' projected starting five will make their first Cactus League starts next week, and Jon Lester ...
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