Chicago Cubs

Mets starter Jonathon Niese pitches against the Cubs during the first inning on May 14, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Cubs Erase 4-Run Deficit, Complete Stunning 4-Game Sweep Of Mets

Dexter Fowler homered and scored the winning run in the seventh inning on a passed ball, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the New York Mets 6-5 on Thursday, completing a four-game sweep.

05/14/2015

Matt Harvey against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on May 13, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey Left In Lurch By Mets’ Offense, Bullpen

The Mets ace kept his comments upbeat and centered on the team — not himself — after New York’s hard-luck loss Wednesday night.

05/14/2015

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 12: at Wrigley Field on May 12, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Clobber Mets 6-1 In Syndergaard’s Much Anticipated Debut

Jake Arrieta pitched eight sparkling innings, Kris Bryant homered for the second straight day and the Chicago Cubs spoiled Noah Syndergaard’s anticipated debut with a 6-1 victory over the New York Mets.

05/13/2015

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 11: Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on May 11, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Jump On DeGrom Early, Hold Off Mets

Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo homered on consecutive pitches in the first, leading Jon Lester and the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night.

05/12/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Why We Need Kris Bryant To Succeed

In case you haven’t heard, Chicago Cubs uber-prospect Kris Bryant was called up and made his debut on Friday.

04/21/2015

A woman seated in the Lexus Club section of PNC Park is taken out by EMTs and Pittsburgh Police on a stretcher after taking a foul ball to the back of her head in the second inning during a game between the Pirates and Chicago Cubs on April 20, 2015. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Scary Scene: Fan Hit In Head With Foul Ball At PNC Park

The Pirates said in a statement the woman was conscious and alert when she was taken out of the seating area on a stretcher. She gave a thumbs-up gesture to nearby fans before being taken to a hospital.

04/21/2015

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30 Players: Baseball’s Top Prospect Bryant Won’t Wait Long For Cubs Debut

It doesn’t take much to explain to someone just how good Kris Bryant is. One look at his 2014 Minor League numbers will drop jaws. And then there’s this unbelievable spring training where he hit a Major League-leading nine home runs in 14 spring games.

03/30/2015

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‘Ruth, Mantle, Will Ferrell': Funny Man Storms MLB Spring Training

The star of “Anchorman,” ”Elf” and several sports-related flicks played all 9 positions and coached for 10 teams in five Arizona ballparks Thursday in a spring-training blitz chronicled for an HBO special.

03/13/2015

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Baseball Icon Ernie ‘Mr. Cub’ Banks Dies At 83

Baseball legend Ernie Banks died Friday night at the age of 83, according to a family attorney.

01/23/2015

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Jon Lester Agrees To 6-Year, $155M Deal With Cubs

Lester’s contract, agreed to on the second day of baseball’s winter meetings, contains an option for 2021 that, if it becomes guaranteed, would make the deal worth $170 million over seven seasons.

12/10/2014

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Palladino: Pitching-Rich Mets Can’t Entice The Perfect Trade Partner

The Mets need an upgrade at shortstop. The Cubs have shortstops in spades. What they don’t have is pitching. So what’s the problem?

11/21/2014

Joe Maddon (C) is introduced as the Chicago Cubs' new manager with Cubs president Theo Epstein (R) and general manager Jed Hoyer during a press conference on November 3, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Introduced By Cubs; Manager Gets 5-Year Deal

Maddon was introduced Monday as Chicago’s fifth manager since the start of the 2010 season, replacing Rick Renteria.

11/03/2014

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Chicago Cubs Set To Introduce Joe Maddon As New Manager Monday

Recently-departed Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon will be introduced Monday as the new manager of the Chicago Cubs.

10/31/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud, right, scoops up a late throw as the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo scores during the fifth inning on Aug. 18, 2014, at Citi Field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Torres Shines, But Mets’ Offense Just Brutal In Loss To Cubs

Kyle Hendricks and two relievers held New York to four or fewer hits for the fifth straight game, Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez hit long homers, and the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 4-1 victory over the Mets on Monday.

08/18/2014

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