If I asked you to name the Cubs pitcher who had the most success throwing high fastballs, your first inclination would probably be Yu Darvish. Maybe you’d go with Craig Kimbrel, who can still blow it by hitters when he’s not piping his heater middle-m
by: Jake Misener — Fansided: Cubbies Crib 29 Mar
Despite being optioned to Triple-A recently, right-hander Dillon Maples will get his shot to leave his mark on the Chicago Cubs bullpen this season. It's n...
by: Ryan Davis — Cubs Insider 29 Mar
It appears the patterns of recent years are reappearing early in the simulated season for the Chicago Cubs (1-2). After jumping ahead on Opening Day, the offense went cold and the bullpen blew the lead. On Saturday, the Cubs scored 12 runs in total...
by: Tim Stebbins — NBC Sports Chicago 27 Mar
Yu Darvish finished 2019 on a tremendous run, and the success of the 2020 Cubs rotation starts with whether he can carry over that performance.
by: Ryan Davis — Cubs Insider 26 Mar
The Chicago Cubs (0-1) won’t be playing real baseball for a while, but that doesn’t mean we can’t follow them by simulating the season on MLB The Show. That means opening up Thursday in Milwaukee, which didn’t go quite as well as the visitors would...
by: Nate Poppen — NBC Sports Chicago 26 Mar
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by: Tim Stebbins — NBC Sports Chicago 25 Mar
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by: Mark Gonzales — Chicago Tribune 24 Mar
The Cubs resolved their leadoff batter and fifth starter issues during the first four weeks of spring training but need to address the bullpen and contract situations with several core players when play resumes.
by: Tim Stebbins — NBC Sports Chicago 24 Mar
Honestly, besides the whole professional baseball player thing, Nico Hoerner was just like any kid while in college.
by: Bill Baer — NBC Sports 23 Mar
Angels manager Joe Maddon put on a GoPro and went for a 30-minute bike ride, discussing a wide range of topics including what he was doing in 1979.
by: Mack Ade — Mack's Mets 22 Mar
I have a strange question to ask. Do you think that the coronavirus will create a quicker sale of the Mets? Let’s face it… the Wilpon’...
by: Tim Stebbins — NBC Sports Chicago 22 Mar
We could compare stats all day, and it's opinion is one among many.
by: NBC Sports Chicago — NBC Sports Chicago 20 Mar
As baseball takes a pause on the season, Jeff Nelson, Nate Poppen and Tim Stebbins discuss their favorite memories of Cubs baseball to lighten up the mood.
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