Justin Grimm had the stuff to be a lights-out high-leverage arm, but was all too frequently one of the most frustrating and appropriately named pitchers in baseball. When he was locating his fastball, his thicc curves would twerk all over hitters and...
by: Jesse RogersESPN Staff Writer — ESPN Chicago: Cubs Blog 19 May
Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward said that experiencing his first concussion May 6 "made a believer" out of him when it comes to the dangers of head injuries.
by: Michael Cerami — Bleacher Nation 18 May
First of a busy weekend.
by: Arizona Phil — The Cub Reporter 18 May
by: Bob Vorwald — WGN: Cubs Blog 18 May
* The Cubs have dominated the Reds at the Great American Ballpark since 2015, winning 20 of the 29 games played there. This is the second-best record for a road team against a divisional opponent (Seattle at Oakland: 20-8) during this period. * The Reds..
by: Sean Holland — Chicago Now: Cubs Den 18 May
The Cubs lost two of three games to the first place Atlanta Braves and remain in a holding pattern just above the .500 mark at 22-18. After a strong offensive performance against the Marlins and White Sox, the bats were quiet against the Braves. Scoring..
by: Jacob Chatfield — Fansided: Call To The Pen 18 May
While the Orioles continue to lose and the Chicago Cubs look for a spark to their offense, an exchange between the two clubs may make sense on the surface....
by: berselius — Obstructed View 18 May
The Cubs take on the weirdly red-hot Reds, who have won seven of their last ten, including a four game sweep of the Dodgers in LA. Joey Votto is somehow [...]
by: Khari Thompson — Fansided: Da Windy City 18 May
Which Chicago Cubs are the most likely to get shipped out of town if Theo Epstein makes a move for slugging infielder Manny Machado? First, a Sun-Times rep...
by: Neil — Chicago Cubs Online 18 May
Orioles’ shortstop Manny Machado is reportedly Cubs main target at the deadline According to a report from Jon Heyman, the Cubs “will take a look at acquiring superstar Manny Machado” before the July 31 trade deadline. Heyman is also hearing that Machado.
by: Josh Timmers — SB Nation: Bleed Cubbie Blue 18 May
Iowa wins in extra innings. Everyone else loses.
by: Scott Polacek — Bleacher Report 18 May
The Chicago Cubs are reportedly targeting Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado in trade discussions. According to Jon Heyman of FRS Baseball, Machado is "the Cubs' main target" before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline...