Joe Girardi had been the favorite from among three finalists for the Reds’ managerial job, but he has pulled his name from the search. That comes via Ken Rosenthal, who tweeted that David Bell now has the inside track over Brad Ausmus, the final reported.
by: N/A — MLB: Cubs 20 Oct
Here's a team-by-team breakdown of how all 30 teams' prospects fared in Arizona Fall League action on Friday: • Gameday: Glendale 1, Salt River 0 | Peoria 3, Scottsdale 1 | Surprise 3, Mesa 1
by: Chris Kamka — NBC Sports Chicago 20 Oct
Jesse Chavez proved to be a valuable commodity in the Cubs' bullpen in 2018.
by: Al Yellon — SB Nation: Bleed Cubbie Blue 20 Oct
The Dodgers can win the N.L. pennant tonight.
by: Michael Cerami — Bleacher Nation 20 Oct
by: Bill Quinn — Fansided: Cubbies Crib 19 Oct
Back in the warm arms of launch angle data, the Chicago Cubs offense and hitting coach Anthony Iapoce could add some big-time power this winter. Derived fr...
by: Steve Rosenbloom — Chicago Tribune 19 Oct
Theo Epstein spent much of his postseason post-mortem demanding urgency from his roster in 2019 in the wake of the Cubs' 2018 failure. If Epstein intends to act as urgently as he demands his roster plays, then he would face dealing a Cubs hero, and it...
by: Barry Rozner — Daily Herald 19 Oct
Former Chicago Cubs team surgeon Michael Schafer passed away this week, leaving behind quite a legacy.
by: Evan Altman — Cubs Insider 19 Oct
The idea of MLB expanding to 32 teams has been around for a while and commissioner Rob Manfred gave it more credence when he laid out six potential cities — Portland, Las Vegas, Charlotte, Nashville, Montreal, Vancouver — back in July. If former Cub...
by: Jesse Dougherty — Chicago Tribune 19 Oct
The Brewers' season could end with a loss to the Dodgers in Game 6 of the NLCS on Friday if they don't get back to playing their way.
by: N/A — MLB: Cubs 19 Oct
CHICAGO -- Dr. Michael Schafer, who was the Cubs' orthopedic consultant for more than 30 years, passed away Wednesday night. He was 76. Among the many Cubs players Schafer treated were Andre Dawson, Ryne Sandberg and Rick Sutcliffe, who shared his...
by: email@example.com (Twitter: @vftb) — SweetSpot: View from the Bleachers 19 Oct
It was a heartbreaking 21 defeat that took 22 agonizing innings, which no doubt took the fight out of the Cubbies. They do, however, now hold the title of being .