Former Cubs exec Shiraz Rehman has been hired to assist Rangers GM Jon Daniels with day-to-day management of major league operations, including player acquisitions.
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The Cubs have hired Anthony Iapoce from the Rangers to be the team's next hitting coach, replacing Chili Davis.
The Cubs fired hitting coach Chili Davis on Thursday following a season in which the team ranked 11th in the NL in home runs after being near the top of the league in 2017.
Cubs Pitcher Jon Lester joins Waddle and Silvy to recap the season. He gives his take on Joe Maddon's critics, and looks to what the Cubs can do better next season.
Buster talks to Tim Kurkjian about the Yankees' dominant win over the A's, his Division Series predictions & more (1:32). Plus, a post-mortem on the Cubs from Jesse Rogers (25:35), Inside Heat on the Yankees from Coley Harvey (35:29), Sarah Langs' Numbers Game (41:37), and a postseason edition of the "Power 8" (46:15).
Buster recaps the Yankees blowout win over the A's in the AL Wildcard game and looks ahead to the Divisional series.
The Cubs' Addison Russell will not appeal a 40-game ban for violating MLB's Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy.
After losing the NL Central title and the NL wild-card game in back-to-back days, Joe Maddon will be back as Cubs manager in 2019, team president Theo Epstein said.
Before hearing from Astros 3B Alex Bregman (29:10), Buster & Boog Sciambi discuss the Rockies' epic win, what's next for the Cubs, the AL Wild Card and much more (1:16). Plus, a dive into the numbers with Paul Hembekides (35:48).
Josh Macri recaps a very eventful Wild Card matchup between the Rockies and the Cubs then looks ahead to the ALWC game between the A's and Yankees.
The Cubs were eliminated from the postseason by the Rockies on Tuesday, and they reflected on what's next. "You can only learn from losing," Jon Lester said.
Tony Wolters hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the 13th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Tuesday night in an epic NL wild-card game.
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said it's "conceivable" a decision on Addison Russell will be announced before the end of the playoffs, though he would not say if it's likely.
The Cubs added reliever Pedro Strop, who has been out since Sept. 13 with a hamstring injury, to the wild-card roster.
Is it finally the Indians' year? Can the Red Sox complete their historic season? Or will we see a Dodgers-Astros World Series rematch? Our experts make their postseason picks.
Buster talks to Jerry Crasnick (:32) & Jessica Mendoza (23:37) about the MLB tiebreakers, what they expect in the Wild Card games and more. Plus, a Wild Card edition of Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (37:05).
The lineup's struggles surfaced again while losing the tiebreaker to the Brewers. Now Chicago has one more chance to shake off their second-half slump before it's too late.
Buster recaps Monday's MLB action including clinching wins for the Brewers and Dodgers in Game 163.
From the obvious to the obscure, each World Series contender has several key advantages over the others.