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  1. Javier Baez, Anthony Rizzo go back-to-back as Cubs dump Brewers

    Javier Baez and Anthony Rizzo hit back-to-back home runs as the Chicago Cubs roughed up Kyle Lohse and the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Wednesday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  2. Hendricks wins again -- and fast

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- The comparisons to Hall of Fame great Greg Maddux aren't going to go away anytime soon for Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks. Not after he threw a gem against the Milwaukee Brewers in 2 hours, 22 minutes to beat them 3-0 on Tuesday night...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  3. A change works for Cubs rookie Hendricks

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - Every pitcher has that pitch. The one he goes to when trouble is brewing and he desperately needs an out. For Chicago Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks, it's his changeup. "I feel really confident with it," Hendricks said. "Really comfortable...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  4. Fun lineup decisions face Renteria soon

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Wouldn't it be fun to be the manager of the Chicago Cubs in the coming years? Nothing is for certain but at the very least Rick Renteria will be able to pencil in a starting nine that could do a lot of damage. The prospects who are her...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  5. The Cubs and the hunt for pitching

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- By now you know that the Chicago Cubs are in search of pitching to augment their position-player prospect base. The Cubs could fill out a starting eight of prospects -- and then some -- but finding a five-man rotation to help them compete ...

    Blog | August 11, 2014
  6. Beyond K's, Cubs seek on-base formula

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer should know all about high-strikeout teams. They ran the Boston Red Sox when they won the World Series in 2004 while leading the American League with 1,189 strikeouts. In a ...

    Blog | August 10, 2014
  7. Bryant on same path as Longoria

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Ever since Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant was drafted No. 2 overall in 2013, Cubs brass has used Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria as a template for him. Longoria was drafted third in 2006, made it as high as Double-A that seas...

    Blog | August 09, 2014
  8. Baez buzz is there, inside Wrigley and out

    Jon Greenberg

    CHICAGO -- It was Baez Day at the ol' ballyard, and even with a Chicago Bears preseason game to cover Friday night, how could I miss it? Sources told me happy days are here at Wrigley Field again, so I had to see this for myself. Javier Baez is...

    Blog | August 08, 2014
  9. Baez home debut memorable -- for K's

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - One day after hitting two home runs to help the Chicago Cubs to victory in Colorado, second baseman Javier Baez struck out four times in his Wrigley Field debut as the Cubs lost 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays in 10 innings Friday. Thi...

    Blog | August 08, 2014
  10. Why (likely) call up Soler and not Bryant ?

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein didn't break news Friday in reiterating that star prospect Kris Bryant probably won't make it to the big leagues this season like former teammates Javier Baez and Arismendy Alcantara have. Epstein has ...

    Blog | August 08, 2014
  11. Renteria: With woes 'should be excitement'

    Brent W. New

    DENVER -- Holding firm a hat and a cheerful look, Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria smiled politely at each postgame question that came his way Wednesday night. Makes you wonder what game he was watching. After a closer look at the box score, ...

    Blog | August 07, 2014
  12. Deadline should mark end of an era for Chicago Cubs

    Jon Greenberg

    Come 2015, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer's rebuilding process should have the team back in the hunt.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2014
  13. Felix Doubront traded to Chicago Cubs from Boston Red Sox

    Kyle Brasseur

    The Boston Red Sox traded left-hander Felix Doubront to the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named later Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2014
  14. Theo deflects praise for Cubs' system

    Sahadev Sharma

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs' farm system has received a lot of fanfare -- including the No. 1 ranking by ESPN.com -- but president Theo Epstein says they don't deserve the attention because "we haven't accomplished anything yet." "We don't deserv...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  15. Theo Epstein, Chicago Cubs GM, says St. Louis Cardinals don't nee...

    The St. Louis Cardinals were unlikely winners Wednesday when they secured a bonus draft pick in Major League Baseball's competitive-balance lottery. Theo Epstein, for one, couldn't deny feeling a tad bitter about the Cardinals' good fortune.

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2014
  16. Epstein talks Soler, Almora, Olt, deadline

    Sahadev Sharma

    CHICAGO -- With a flurry of activity Tuesday night, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein addressed the media on Wednesday about those moves and other issues facing the team. Epstein on why the Cubs felt it was time to move ou...

    Blog | July 23, 2014