Cubs

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester
Kamil Krzaczynski/USA Today Sports
670 The Score Staff
May 05, 2020 - 9:10 am
When the Cubs signed left-hander Jon Lester to a six-year, $155-million deal in December 2014, it signaled their intention to contend after several years of rebuilding. Lester is now entering the final season of that contract, and his future with the Cubs is uncertain -- like that for many of his...
Read More
Cubs infielder/outfielder Ian Happ
Daniel Bartel/USA Today Sports
Dan Bernstein Show
April 30, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Before the coronavirus pandemic halted MLB spring training in March, Ian Happ was well on his way to winning the Cubs' starting center field job. He credits his hot start in Cactus League play, in part, to a switch in his diet, as he became a pescatarian this offseason.
Read More
Jason Heyward, right, celebrates with Cubs teammate Anthony Rizzo after homering against the Pirates.
Jon Durr/USA Today Sports
Laurence Holmes Show
April 29, 2020 - 2:08 pm
As the Cubs wait for the start of the MLB season, they're killing time like sports fans around the world: by watching "The Last Dance" documentary on ESPN. Watching how the Bulls' dynasty came to an end has offered perspective to the Cubs as they approach a pivotal 2020 season and an uncertain...
Read More
MLB commissioner Rob Manfred
Steve Mitchell/USA Today Sports
Bruce Levine
April 23, 2020 - 9:55 am
As a different proposal for the restart of the MLB season is leaked on a weekly basis, the silliness of some of the details grows as well. That begs this question: Is baseball just putting off the inevitable of canceling the 2020 season?
Read More

Pages