Jordan Zimmermann pitched six effective innings, Victor Martinez had three hits and the Detroit Tigers beat the slumping Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Tuesday night.
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As their offense sputters, the NL Central leaders are turning to a hitter who has raked at Wrigley. How much will Murphy help and who might sit to get his bat in the lineup?
A stress reaction in his elbow has ended Yu Darvish's first season with the Chicago Cubs.
The Nationals traded two sluggers on Tuesday, sending Daniel Murphy to the Cubs and Matt Adams to the Cardinals.
David Kaplan and Pat Boyle talk with Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo about the slumping offense, fantastic team defense and advice for Michael Kopech in his debut.
BBTN: Buster and Kurkjian talk LLWS, Darvish's rehab start, injuries to Gregorius, Altuve and Sale, big leaguers remember the LLWS and more
Buster talks to Tim Kurkjian about the LLWS, Rhys Hoskins' selfie with Big Al, Yu Darvish's rehab start, the level of concern on injuries to Didi Gregorius, Jose Altuve and Chris Sale. Plus, Todd Frazier (28:00) and Scott Kingery (31:00) remember their time in the LLWS, Todd Radom drops by for another quiz (33:00) and much more.
The Red Sox are still No. 1 atop a pile of quality clubs in the AL, but hot hitters are powering rising challengers from the NL.
The Pirates will play the Cubs in the 2019 Little League Classic in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred announced Sunday.
The Cubs somehow managed to win twice while scoring four runs in a four-game series, but their bats need to be better than that.
Adam Frazier hit a game-ending homer in the 11th inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday for a split of their four-game series.
Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish, making his first rehab start, lasted just one inning in Sunday's game with Class A South Bend. After throwing six warm-up pitches, he left with a trainer prior to the start of the second inning.
Joe Musgrove cruised through seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night.
The Cubs tied an MLB record with seven double plays in their win over the Pirates on Friday night, joining the 1942 Yankees and 1969 Astros.
The Chicago Cubs tied a major league record by turning seven double plays Friday night, including a game-ending effort by rookie third baseman David Bote on a grounder by David Freese to finish off a 1-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Cubs placed left-handed starter Mike Montgomery on the 10-day disabled list with shoulder inflammation. Right-hander Tyler Chatwood will make at least one start, on Saturday against the Pirates, in Montgomery's place.
It has been five days and David Bote still can't put his historic walk-off grand slam into words. So a few of his Cubs teammates helped him out.
Jon Lester pitched six innings to win for the first time in just over a month and Ian Happ homered as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 on Thursday night.
Anthony Rizzo homered, drove in three runs and stole two bases in his return to the cleanup spot, and the Chicago Cubs restored their three-game lead in the NL Central by topping the Milwaukee Brewers 8-4 on Wednesday.