Sometimes it seems like Dave Roberts is the only one who still believes. His critics are everywhere. His team has sagged under the weight of injury and underachievement, yet he’s the one who has been crushed by the blame.
by: Jorge L. Ortiz — USA Today 10h
Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler was effusive with praise for catcher Jorge Alfaro, whose athleticism behind the plate drew a comparison to Hall of Famer Pudge Rodriguez.
by: NBC Sports Chicago — NBC Sports Chicago 6h
The Manny Machado rumor persists and the SportsTalk Live panel debates if the Cubs could and should make a move for him.
by: berselius — Obstructed View 10h
The Indians have a losing record but still hold the division lead in the putrid AL Central. Jose Ramirez and Francisco Lindor have taken big steps forward [...]
by: David Miniel — Fansided: Cubbies Crib 19h
Already, rumors are swirling around the Chicago Cubs and one of their young stars. If deals on the North Side are made, who else could be on the trade bloc...
by: Moshe Wilensky — Cubs Insider 20h
The Cubs reached the 40-game mark last Wednesday night in a 4-1 loss to Atlanta, at which point they stood at 22-18 and in fourth place in a very competitive NL Central. With a quarter of the season now played, it’s a good time to review everyone’s...
by: Houston Mitchell — Los Angeles Times 23h
The Dodgers are about to trade for first baseman Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox. It must be true, because I saw it on the internet somewhere.
by: SI.com Staff May 20, 2018 — Sports Illustrated 21 May
The Nine Innings crew also explains how Kris Bryant has gotten even better, Paul Goldschmidt's atrocious season and MLB's most confounding pitcher.
by: N/A — MLB: Cubs 21 May
The Cubs' bullpen was dominant over 25 innings pitched last week, helping Chicago win four of seven games vs. the Braves and Reds by posting a 1.80 ERA. All but three Cubs relievers finished the week unscored upon, helping the relief corps earn the...
by: Sean Holland — Cubs Insider 20 May
After dropping the first game of Saturday’s double-header, the Cubs looked to win the four-game series with the Reds on Sunday. After a shaky start, Yu Darvish and the rest of his teammates settled down for a winning effort, his first Cubs win. The key...