CINCINNATI -- And we thought the bullpen was the problem.
Actually, it's still not looking so hot.
But what's really not hot for the Cubs as... Read more
Chicago — When Milwaukee general manager Doug Melvin brought left-hander Doug Davis back to the Brewers as a free agent over the winter, he noted... Read more
Chicago — Two outs.
Nobody on base.
LaTroy Hawkins going about business as usual for this season.
Then, in the structure made of brick,... Read more
CHICAGO (AP) The wind, the sun, the Chicago Cubs and his own Milwaukee teammates made Trevor Hoffman work extra hard for career save No.... Read more
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
A taxing weekend in St. Louis had all the makings for a disaster when the Mets returned to Flushing to begin a 10-game home stand Monday night,... Read more
NEW YORK -- Any lingering notions that Lou Piniella has become a complacent, too-patient manager late in his career have been squashed barely two... Read more
It had been nearly five years since Francisco Rodriguez had to record five outs to save a game, but that didn't stop Jerry Manuel from asking him... Read more
Now that Milwaukee Brewers manager Ken Macha has split his left-handed starters in the rotation, he can change his focus to how to match up his... Read more
Will Jeff Suppan make another appearance for the Brewers as their No. 5 starter?
Manager Ken Macha said Saturday there has been "some... Read more
The fact that Jeff Suppan is somehow generating news to the point that the Milwaukee Brewers-related portion of cyberspace is being exhausted in... Read more
There's a big dilemma built into Carlos Zambrano's move to the bullpen.
If he pitches well, he makes it unnecessary to trade for another... Read more
During batting practice before the game Tuesday at Wrigley Field, the newly installed heating units in the dugouts were operating at full... Read more
Hey, where did the Brewers go?
Cubs hitters look lost without them. Without Doug Davis and Dave Bush in the house, the Cubs barely can hit,... Read more
It was inevitable that the starting pitching was going to have another clunker one of these days -- Carlos Zambrano in the rotation or... Read more
Wrigley Field continues to be about the wind and home runs, and both worked in the Cubs' favor Friday.
The jet stream helped the Cubs out-homer... Read more
Their salaries have made them a focus of the Cubs any time they have struggled.
But what is the price tag for good health and confidence?... Read more
Double-digit runs from the Cubs on Sunday gave Tom Gorzelanny (1-3) his first win of the season.
But they're not what makes him a winning... Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Ryan Church's two-run homer put Pittsburgh ahead in the sixth inning, Andy LaRoche added a solo shot and the Pirates bounced back... Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Maybe this is who these Cubs are this year.
Granted, it's only 28 games into a long season. But this was supposed to be the... Read more
PITTSBURGH -- Who's the punch line in the National League Central now?
After two nights of poor hitting against the worst pitching staff in the... Read more
CINCINNATI -- Depending on your definition, the Starlin Castro Era for the Cubs began either at 7 a.m. Friday, when he got a surprising wake-up... Read more
CINCINNATI -- You knew it couldn't be that easy.
Not for Starlin Castro. Not for the Cubs. Not in a young season that seems to spring a new hole... Read more
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