One of the positives in spring training was the low number of walks issued by the Cubs.
''We talked all spring about not walking people, and I... Read more
For an instant Saturday when Tom Gorzelanny crumbled on the mound after being hit by a bullet line drive by the Houston Astros' Pedro Feliz in the... Read more
It isn't just that the Cubs lost two out of three games to the struggling Houston Astros, who arrived Friday at Wrigley Field with only one victory... Read more
HOUSTON -- After one start back from a six-week bullpen stretch, the only thing the Cubs know about Carlos Zambrano II is that it's still anybody's... Read more
HOUSTON -- The Tyler Colvin Era started with a bang -- actually a lot of bangs.
Manager Lou Piniella no sooner inserted the hard-hitting rookie... Read more
HOUSTON -- As the Cubs got stranded on base again Sunday, the map to their elusive next World Series was getting another workover in a Mesa, Ariz.,... Read more
That's the sound of the Cubs' agonizing season counting down to those inevitable summer trades that seemed almost possible to... Read more
Tuesday was nearly four years to the day when Cubs general manager Jim Hendry secretly settled on Lou Piniella as his high-profile replacement for... Read more
When Cubs catcher Koyie Hill couldn't get a bunt down in the ninth inning, then struck out on a bad swing, he took a step toward the dugout and... Read more
HOUSTON -- The Cubs don't know what their roster will look like by the end of the week, much less the end of the season.
But next year is... Read more
HOUSTON -- After taking a beating in the Chicago media and from fans after his sudden appearance on national TV Monday before speaking with... Read more
HOUSTON -- The Cubs said right-hander Carlos Zambrano's return to the majors after a month away for anger-management treatment, then conditioning... Read more
Geovany Soto walked past some reporters near the Cubs' lineup card in the clubhouse before Monday's game and said:
''That's not a misprint.... Read more
Carlos Silva already has been more successful than he or the Cubs could have imagined. But the veteran finds himself like many of the young... Read more
HOUSTON -- Carlos Zambrano, Kosuke Fukudome and even Carlos Silva have given Cubs general manager Jim Hendry an opportunity this winter he hasn't... Read more