The Astros are losing at a pace that boggles the mind, and the Cubs now possess yet another piece of futility history.
There isn't a phony bone in Jim Thome's body. What you see is what you get from the newest member of the 600-homer club.
Zack Greinke makes the Brewers a serious threat in the NL Central, but the Albert Pujols question still hangs over the division.
Check out all the latest news and information leading up to the July 31 trade deadline.
Now that Cliff Lee is no longer among the available starting pitchers, it's slim pickings for contenders looking to add a quality rotation piece.
This prediction comes with no warranty whatsoever, but we're doing it anyway: The Chicago Cubs will win the 2008 World Series.
The Cubs went ahead and answered the Brewers by acquiring Rich Harden from Oakland.
After spending nearly $300 million on free agents this offseason, expectations have greatly increased for the Cubs.
The Cubs traded their former ace to the Dodgers on Monday in exchange for Cesar Izturis, ESPN.com's Jayson Stark reported. They also acquire Julio Lugo from the Devil Rays.
Jayson Stark looks at the 10 juiciest trade candidates, and the realistic view on whether they'll get moved.
Who will be this year's version of last season's White Sox and Astros? Jayson Stark polled a bunch of baseball people to find out.
Trading Sosa means the Cubs can move forward and Sammy can go back to being Sammy.
There won't be a World Series in Wrigleyville this season. That's because the better team won the NLCS.
Anger. Frustration. Disbelief. The Cubs' emotional ride came to a crashing, and surprisingly quiet, halt.
Needing just five more outs to secure their spot in the World Series, the Cubs did the unthinkable: they lost.
Besides history, the Marlins have two more immediate concerns -- Mark Prior and Kerry Wood.