For the third time this season, the Chicago Cubs head into Cincinnati to play the Reds. Here is at look at the four-game series.
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by: Michael Cerami — Bleacher Nation 21 Jun
Giants closer Hunter Strickland got so mad that he not only threw at a guy, he also broke his own hand. And then even more drama followed.
by: @usatoday — USA Today 21 Jun
As N.Y. Yankees pitching coach, Billy Connors was involved in the development of Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte, among others.
by: Gordon Wittenmyer — Chicago Sun-Times 21 Jun
The last time the Cubs fielded the ball this well in a season, they went on to win the World Series.
by: Sam Fels — Baseball Prospectus: BP Wrigleyville 21 Jun
They get to the other pitcher just enough to provide a cushion for a beat-up bullpen that doesnt need any of it when its all said and done. And its still first place. Funny that.
by: Jake Misener — Fansided: Cubbies Crib 21 Jun
Two years into retirement, former Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross isn't slowing down as he eyes another potential curse-breaking team this summer. A journe...
by: Patrick Redford — Deadspin 20 Jun
Cubs second baseman and shortstop Javier Báez is a known defensive wizard who makes all sorts of cool-looking plays all the dang time, but he really showed off his skills this afternoon against the Dodgers. Kikè Hernández smacked a double to lead off the.
by: Sean Atchley — Chicago Now: Cubs Den 20 Jun
The day after splitting a double header over 19 innings with the Dodgers, the Cubs turned to their ace, John Lester, to win the three-game series against Los Angeles. What we saw unfold was possibly one of those “signature” games that a...
by: Al Yellon — SB Nation: Bleed Cubbie Blue 20 Jun
by: AP — Fox Sports 20 Jun
CHICAGO (AP) Jon Lester won his fifth straight start, Javier Baez backed him with three hits and two runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Wednesday.
by: Jacob Chatfield — Fansided: Call To The Pen 20 Jun
YuDarvish has been on the Chicago Cubs disabled list with triceps tendonitis since May 23rd. On Wednesday, he threw a simulated game at Wrigley Field, and ...
by: James Neveau — NBC Chicago 20 Jun
Chicago Cubs pitcher Brandon Morrow is on the disabled list after injuring his back while taking off his pants, but his isn't the only weird injury a Cubs player has suffered.