75°FFairFull Forecast

Chicago Cubs

  • Chicago Cubs fall to San Diego Padres

    SAN DIEGO – Derek Norris hit a two-run double with one out in the eighth and James Shields struck out 11 in seven innings to lead the San Diego Padres ...
    May 20, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Cubs' winning streak snapped

    CHICAGO – The Pittsburgh Pirates needed another strong outing from their most consistent starter, and A.J. Burnett stepped up again.
    May 17, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Lester helps Cubs to 6th straight win, beats Cole, Pirates

    CHICAGO – Jon Lester pumped his fist and yelled as he walked off the mound at Wrigley Field. A season-high crowd of 38,883 roared its approval.
    May 16, 2015 - 9:12 pm
  • Cubs win in 12th when Pirates outfielder trips on easy fly

    CHICAGO – Matt Szczur merely needed a fly to win the game. He just didn't think — and neither did anyone else at Wrigley Field — that the ball he hit ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Chicago Cubs rally for win, 4-game sweep of New York Mets

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs believe that no deficit is too big for them to overcome. They're starting to back up that belief with their play on the fie ...
    May 14, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Chicago Cubs walk off with win over New York Mets

    CHICAGO – Cubs manager Joe Maddon knows good baseball teams find ways to win. Slowly, Maddon is watching his team move in that direction.
    May 14, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Arrieta, Bryant lead Cubs past Mets

    CHICAGO – Jake Arrieta pitched eight sparkling innings, Kris Bryant homered for the second straight day and the Chicago Cubs spoiled Noah Syndergaard ...
    May 12, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Kris Bryant homers as Chicago Cubs beat New York Mets

    CHICAGO – Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo homered on consecutive pitches in the first, leading Jon Lester and the Cubs to a 4-3 victory over the New Yor ...
    May 11, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Cubs fall to Brewers on Maldonado's single in 11th

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Cubs had five players around the infield with the bases loaded in the bottom off the 11th inning. The remaining two outfielders w ...
    May 10, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Cubs ready for bleacher bums

    CHICAGO – Wrigley Field is ready for the bleacher bums.The Chicago Cubs say expanded bleachers in le ...
    May 8, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Power surge: Cubs outslug Brewers, hold on for win

    MILWAUKEE – The Cubs bullpen gave manager Joe Maddon some late-game headaches.Three relievers nearly ...
    May 8, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Maddon keeps cool after Cubs falter in 5-1 loss to Cardinals

    ST. LOUIS – Joe Maddon had no trouble keeping his cool after the Chicago Cubs’ fifth loss in six games.
    May 7, 2015 - 6:01 pm
  • Cubs end Cardinals' 8-game winning streak

    ST. LOUIS – Anthony Rizzo went deep again. So did Jon Lester.Rizzo homered for the third time in fiv ...
    May 6, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Cardinals rally past Cubs again, win

    ST. LOUIS – Pinch-hitter Mark Reynolds doubled off the wall in center field to snap a tie in the sixth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied from ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Up 5-0 in first, Cubs still fall

    ST. LOUIS – One big swing by Mark Reynolds and a once-imposing deficit was down to a single run.Tony ...
    May 5, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you want to happen to the vacant building at First Street and Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb?
    Rehab it
    Knock it down and build new
    Whatever brings new business there quickest