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  1. Cubs break free on offense

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs marked their first blazing hot summer day with an offense to match, getting at least one afternoon to feel like a slugging, clutch-hitting team. The Cubs managed to keep a cool breeze swirling for the crowd of 35,121 by...

    Blog | June 23, 2013
  2. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 14, Astros 6

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs closed out their second series triumph of the month with a 14-6 victory Sunday over the Houston Astros. How it happened: The Cubs reached double digits in hits by the fifth inning and double digits in runs by the sevent...

    Blog | June 23, 2013
  3. Sveum gives nod to expanded replay

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- By all accounts, Dale Sveum seems to be a baseball purist, although the Chicago Cubs manager is also a huge fan of the NFL and it puts him in a quandary when it comes to replay. One day after two umpire calls went against the Cubs in th...

    Blog | June 23, 2013
  4. Castro put through extra fielding drills

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- A day after committing his 12th error of the season, easily the most among National League shortstops, the Chicago Cubs' Starlin Castro was doing extra work on his fielding before Sunday's game. Castro made a fielding error in the third...

    Blog | June 23, 2013
  5. Calls bring focus back to offense

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs can talk all they want about what was taken away from them in the eighth inning Saturday, the fact is that the discussion continues to revert back to an offense that is anything but opportunistic. Apparent blown calls b...

    Blog | June 22, 2013
  6. Rapid Reaction: Astros 4, Cubs 3

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs fell to the Houston Astros 4-3 on Saturday in the middle game of a three-game series at Wrigley Field. How it happened: The Astros' Ronny Cedeno used a well-placed squeeze bunt in the ninth inning to push across the w...

    Blog | June 22, 2013
  7. Stock on rise for Cubs starter Matt Garza

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Trade rumors surrounding Matt Garza will only grow now that the Chicago Cubs right-hander has been dominating for two consecutive outings. How will Garza handle the chatter moving forward? "I'm looking forward to the next five days,"...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  8. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 3, Astros 1

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs kicked off a brief three-game homestand with a 3-1 victory Friday against the Houston Astros in a game that was delayed 3 hours and 18 minutes at the outset because of rain. How it happened: A stagnant offense sprang ba...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  9. Cubs-Astros set for 4:35 p.m. CST

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO - After a lengthy rain delay, the Chicago Cubs game against the Houston Astros was set to begin at 4:35 p.m. CST. The Cubs did not take batting practice before the game, but that was because the team arrived home from St. Louis in the earl...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  10. Cubs looking impact, not need

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Heading into the week's first-year amateur draft, the Chicago Cubs aren't limiting themselves to an organizational need. With far more high-level position player talent than high-end pitching prospects, the Cubs are expected to target a...

    Blog | June 02, 2013
  11. 2012 Cubs recap: Bench

    Doug Padilla

    Doug Padilla reviews the Cubs by position. Today he focuses on the bench. CHICAGO -- There were many areas that led to the Chicago Cubs' slow start and ultimate crash in 2012, and the bench was not exempt from that group. The left-handed domina...

    Blog | October 22, 2012
  12. Cubs say scars will provide inspiration

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The cold-hearted cynic could shrug and say the Chicago Cubs deserved their fate this season. They could point out that a flawed roster and a starting staff that was dismantled by trades and injuries was lucky not to lose more than 101 g...

    Blog | October 03, 2012
  13. Rapid Reaction: Cubs 5, Astros 4

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Bryan LaHair delivered a game-ending single on the last day of the season to give the Cubs a 5-4 victory over the Houston Astros. HOW IT HAPPENED: The Cubs loaded the bases in the ninth inning with two outs before LaHair pulled a ball i...

    Blog | October 03, 2012
  14. Rapid Reaction: Astros 3, Cubs 0

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO - The Cubs' 3-0 defeat to the Houston Astros on Tuesday was their 101st of the season and left them with one game remaining. HOW IT HAPPENED: Chris Volstad gave up just one earned run over seven innings, but the Cubs' offense continued to ...

    Blog | October 02, 2012
  15. Rapid Reaction: Astros 3, Cubs 0

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs couldn't avoid the century mark, falling 3-0 to the Houston Astros on Monday at Wrigley Field for their 100th loss of the season. How it happened: The Cubs were handcuffed on offense in the opener of the final series of...

    Blog | October 01, 2012
  16. For Cubs, it's how the West was ONE

    Doug Padilla

    At this point of a difficult season the goal isn't necessarily about feeling good with yourself as much as it is not feeling any worse. In that light, the Cubs were able to accomplish two goals during Sunday's final road game of the season. The...

    Blog | September 30, 2012