- Late hit eludes Cardinals in 9-8 loss to Cubs Updated: May-25-16 7:55 pm
ST. LOUIS - The big late-inning hit that has been there for most of the season eluded the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday.
- Arrieta moves to 9-0 and Cubs edge Cardinals 9-8 Updated: May-25-16 7:35 pm
ST. LOUIS - Jake Arrieta got some help from the Cubs' offense to stay perfect.
- Cubs RF Jason Heyward out 3-5 games with side bruise Updated: May-21-16 6:49 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Chicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward will miss three to five games with a bruise on his right side near his ribs.
- Giants shut down by Arrieta in 8-1 loss to Cubs Updated: May-21-16 3:23 am
SAN FRANCISCO - The San Francisco Giants couldn't get anything going against Jake Arrieta. Then again, no team has in the regular season since last July.
- Cubs' Heyward leaves with apparent abdominal injury Updated: May-20-16 11:40 pm
- Samardzija pitches Giants to 8th straight win, 3-1 vs Padres Updated: May-20-16 1:15 am
SAN DIEGO - Bruce Bochy met Jeff Samardzija as the big right-hander came into the dugout after the eighth inning and told him he was done for the night.
- Unbeaten Strasburg fans 10, Nationals hammer Harvey, Mets Updated: May-19-16 11:41 pm
NEW YORK - A few years ago, as Stephen Strasburg was outpitched by an emerging Mets ace, fans at Citi Field memorably taunted the young Washington star by chanting "Harvey's better! Harvey's better!"
- Guerra strikes out 11 as Brewers slow Cubs with 5-3 win Updated: May-19-16 6:04 pm
MILWAUKEE - Junior Guerra used his split-finger fastball to carry the Milwaukee Brewers to victory.
- MLB chief: Science may be behind increased drug positives Updated: May-19-16 4:23 pm
NEW YORK - Improved science could be a reason behind baseball's increase in positive drug tests.
- Pirates end Lester no-hit bid in 7th, edge Cubs behind Cole Updated: May-15-16 7:22 pm
CHICAGO - While the attention was on Jon Lester's quest for a second no-hitter, Gerrit Cole kept quietly matching zeros with him.
- Marte singles in 7th for Pirates' first hit off Lester Updated: May-15-16 4:14 pm
CHICAGO - Starling Marte has singled with one out in the seventh for Pittsburgh's first hit against Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester.
- Cubs ace Arrieta not surprised by Strasburg contract Updated: May-11-16 2:35 pm
CHICAGO - Cubs ace Jake Arrieta saw the numbers for Stephen Strasburg's new contract with Washington. He wasn't surprised at all.
- Padres-Cubs rained out, putting Chicago's 24-6 start on hold Updated: May-09-16 11:15 pm
CHICAGO - There's seemingly only one thing that can stop the Chicago Cubs these days: rain.
- Cubs walk Harper 6 times, Baez homers in 13th to beat Nats Updated: May-08-16 9:17 pm
CHICAGO - Javier Baez got the pitch he wanted and propelled the Cubs to yet another victory on a day when it looked like Jake Arrieta might finally pick up a loss.
- Cubs walk Harper 6 times, Baez homers in 13th to beat Nats Updated: May-08-16 8:37 pm
CHICAGO - Bryce Harper was drawing walks at such a ridiculous rate he wound up tying a major league record.
- Commissioner: Decision imminent on MLB games in Puerto Rico Updated: May-05-16 7:53 pm
- Schebler, Reds end 6-game skid, beat Pirates in 11th Updated: May-01-16 7:24 pm
PITTSBURGH - Scott Schebler's first turn at deciding the game didn't stick. So he did it again.
- Arrieta wins 16th straight decision as Cubs beat Brewers 7-2 Updated: Apr-28-16 9:14 pm
CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta's bid for a second straight no-hitter was dashed on his fifth pitch. His Wrigley Field scoreless streak ended at 52 2/3 innings.
- Windy City Surge: Cubs, White Sox have MLB's best records Updated: Apr-28-16 2:51 am
CHICAGO - Robin Ventura remembers the excitement in New York when the Mets and Yankees faced off in the World Series, and he can imagine what it would be like in Chicago if both teams made it.
- Jake Arrieta waits as Brewers and Cubs postponed by rain Updated: Apr-27-16 8:31 pm
CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta will have to wait another day for his chance to match Johnny Vander Meer.