TOP 50 CHICAGO CUBS NEWS Latest 50 Chicago Cubs news http://www.kffl.com Mon, 04 May 2015 06:16:28 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Cubs | Jason Hammel has Brewers number http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964210-cubs-jason-hammel-has-brewers-number Chicago Cubs SP Jason Hammel will start against a familiar opponent Sunday, May 3, when ... Sun, 03 May 2015 07:13:15 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta has off day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964143-cubs-jake-arrieta-has-off-day Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta allowed four earned runs on seven hits in five innings ... Sat, 02 May 2015 15:19:30 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant homerless http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964131-cubs-kris-bryant-homerless Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant hasn't hit a home run in his first 13 games ... Sat, 02 May 2015 14:19:13 -0500 Cubs | Chris Denorfia to start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964064-cubs-chris-denorfia-to-start Chicago Cubs OF Chris Denorfia will be the starting left fielder against the Milwaukee Brewers ... Sat, 02 May 2015 07:32:06 -0500 Cubs | Chris Coghlan on the bench http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964063-cubs-chris-coghlan-on-the-bench Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan is not in the starting lineup Saturday, May 2. Sat, 02 May 2015 07:27:34 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler leading off Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=964062-cubs-jorge-soler-leading-off-saturday Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler is batting first in the starting lineup Saturday, May 2. Sat, 02 May 2015 07:26:55 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell hits first homer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963992-cubs-addison-russell-hits-first-homer Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell cracked his first career home run Friday, May 1, against ... Fri, 01 May 2015 16:39:34 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester earns first NL victory http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963991-cubs-jon-lester-earns-first-nl-victory Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester worked seven scoreless innings Friday, May 1, against the Milwaukee ... Fri, 01 May 2015 16:39:10 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez to make season debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963730-cubs-javier-baez-to-make-season-debut Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez will bat third and play second base for Triple-A Iowa ... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:00:13 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell out of the lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963526-cubs-addison-russell-out-of-the-lineup Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell is not in the starting lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:10:37 -0500 Cubs | Junior Lake in starting lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963317-cubs-junior-lake-in-starting-lineup Chicago Cubs OF Junior Lake, who was called up from the minors Monday, April 27, ... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:26:58 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell delivers big hit http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=963051-cubs-addison-russell-delivers-big-hit Chicago Cubs 2B Addison Russell went 1-for-4 with a three-run double in a 5-2 win ... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:55:13 -0500 Cubs | Travis Wood with two-start week http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962915-cubs-travis-wood-with-two-start-week Chicago Cubs SP Travis Wood will face the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday, April 27, and is ... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:45:17 -0500 MLB | Cubs-Reds postponed Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962897-mlb-cubs-reds-postponed-saturday The game between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds Saturday, April 25, has been postponed ... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:59:35 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler returns to the lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962727-cubs-dexter-fowler-returns-to-the-lineup Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (groin) is batting leadoff and playing center field against the ... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:43:00 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester a slow starter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962545-cubs-jon-lester-a-slow-starter Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester is 13-15 with a 4.04 ERA in the first month ... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:03:25 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler available http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962518-cubs-dexter-fowler-available Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (groin) is available to pinch hit Thursday, April 23, after ... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:48:39 -0500 Cubs | Anthony Rizzo hitting second http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962497-cubs-anthony-rizzo-hitting-second Chicago Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo is hitting second Thursday, April 23, against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:29:26 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant in center field http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962496-cubs-kris-bryant-in-center-field Chicago Cubs 3B/OF Kris Bryant is hitting cleanup and playing center field Thursday, April 23. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:28:42 -0500 Cubs | Tsuyoshi Wada makes rehab start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962466-cubs-tsuyoshi-wada-makes-rehab-start Chicago Cubs SP Tsuyoshi Wada (groin) made his first minor-league rehab start Wednesday, April 22 ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:02:54 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962445-cubs-dexter-fowler-leaves-game Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler (groin) left the game Wednesday, April 22, against the Pittsburgh ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:58:54 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant off to good start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962342-cubs-kris-bryant-off-to-good-start Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant had two more hits and two more RBI Tuesday, April ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:47:26 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell has rough debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962283-cubs-addison-russell-has-rough-debut Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell was hitless in five at-bats with three strikeouts in his ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:27:34 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell batting ninth http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962178-cubs-addison-russell-batting-ninth Chicago Cubs 2B Addison Russell will bat ninth in the starting lineup Tuesday, April 21, ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:09:56 -0500 Cubs | Miguel Montero out of Tuesday lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962175-cubs-miguel-montero-out-of-tuesday-lineup Chicago Cubs C Miguel Montero is not in the batting order Tuesday, April 21, against ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:55:33 -0500 Cubs | Chris Denorfia in Tuesday lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962174-cubs-chris-denorfia-in-tuesday-lineup Chicago Cubs OF Chris Denorfia is in the starting lineup Tuesday, April 21, against the ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:54:30 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell to debut Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962133-cubs-addison-russell-to-debut-tuesday Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell is expected to make his major league debut while starting ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:11:48 -0500 Cubs | Arismendy Alcantara demoted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962132-cubs-arismendy-alcantara-demoted Chicago Cubs 2B Arismendy Alcantara will be optioned to Triple-A Iowa Tuesday, April 21, to ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:07:24 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro being more aggressive http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962130-cubs-starlin-castro-being-more-aggressive Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro has improved his defense so far in 2015, and he ... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:57:34 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant drives in three http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962105-cubs-kris-bryant-drives-in-three Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant had a tiebreaking two-run double Monday, April 20, against the ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:35:55 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell headed for north side http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962101-cubs-addison-russell-headed-for-north-side The Chicago Cubs plan to recall SS Addison Russell from Triple-A Iowa, sources said Monday, ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:09:02 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez yet to play http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962066-cubs-javier-baez-yet-to-play Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez has yet to play for Triple-A Iowa this year, as ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:08:16 -0500 MLB | Cubs-Pirates game will be delayed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962062-mlb-cubs-pirates-game-will-be-delayed The start of the game between the Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates Monday, April 20, ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:49:17 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell playing second base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=962058-cubs-addison-russell-playing-second-base Chicago Cubs 2B Addison Russell has been playing second base with Triple-A Iowa in preparation ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:31:25 -0500 Pirates | Jung-Ho Kang starting vs. Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961995-pirates-jung-ho-kang-starting-vs.-cubs Pittsburgh Pirates SS Jung-Ho Kang is starting at shortstop and batting eighth against the Chicago ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:56:15 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta has had success against Bucs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961971-cubs-jake-arrieta-has-had-success-against-bucs Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta is 3-0 with a 3.13 ERA (eight earned runs in ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:41:56 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro likes facing A.J. Burnett http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961970-cubs-starlin-castro-likes-facing-a.j.-burnett Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro is 13-for-29 (.448) with three extra-base hits in his career ... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:41:22 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant has forgettable debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961649-cubs-kris-bryant-has-forgettable-debut Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts in his major league debut ... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:13:04 -0500 Cubs | Jonathan Herrera starting at 2B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961554-cubs-jonathan-herrera-starting-at-2b Chicago Cubs 2B Jonathan Herrera is starting at second base and hitting ninth in the ... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:31:41 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant hitting cleanup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961533-cubs-kris-bryant-hitting-cleanup Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant was recalled from Triple-A Iowa Friday, April 17, and is ... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:46:54 -0500 Cubs | Mike Olt headed to DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961508-cubs-mike-olt-headed-to-dl Chicago Cubs 3B Mike Olt (wrist) will be placed on the disabled list after an ... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:32:37 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant to be called up Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961504-cubs-kris-bryant-to-be-called-up-friday Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant will be called up Friday, April 17. The Cubs will ... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:36:08 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant promotion coming Friday? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961258-cubs-kris-bryant-promotion-coming-friday? Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant is hitting .333 in six minor league games with Triple-A ... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:27:40 -0500 Cubs | Mike Olt remains out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961255-cubs-mike-olt-remains-out Chicago Cubs 3B Mike Olt (wrist) is still not in the starting lineup Wednesday, April ... Wed, 15 Apr 2015 13:23:48 -0500 Cubs | Mike Olt remains out Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961080-cubs-mike-olt-remains-out-tuesday Chicago Cubs 3B Mike Olt (wrist) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, April 14. ... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:15:12 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella to DL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961064-cubs-tommy-la-stella-to-dl Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella (rib cage) was placed on the disabled list with ... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:30:03 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester struggles on pickoff throw http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960992-cubs-jon-lester-struggles-on-pickoff-throw Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester threw over to first base on a pickoff attempt for ... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:40:55 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester hit hard by Reds http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961026-cubs-jon-lester-hit-hard-by-reds Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester allowed six runs and 10 hits in six innings in ... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:55:29 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler goes deep twice http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=961025-cubs-jorge-soler-goes-deep-twice Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler hit a pair of two-run home runs in the team's ... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:46:37 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella headed for DL? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960930-cubs-tommy-la-stella-headed-for-dl? Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella (side), who hasn't played since last Wednesday because of ... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:41:09 -0500 Cubs | Mike Olt scratched from lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960913-cubs-mike-olt-scratched-from-lineup Chicago Cubs 3B Mike Olt (wrist) was scratched from the starting lineup Monday, April 13. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:43:27 -0500 Cubs | Arismendy Alcantara starting Monday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960884-cubs-arismendy-alcantara-starting-monday Chicago Cubs 2B Arismendy Alcantara is starting at second base and hitting ninth against Cincinnati ... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:15:12 -0500 Reds | Billy Hamilton not in lineup vs. Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960859-reds-billy-hamilton-not-in-lineup-vs.-cubs Cincinnati Reds OF Billy Hamilton is not in the starting lineup against the Chicago Cubs ... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:41:23 -0500 Cubs | David Ross to catch Monday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960741-cubs-david-ross-to-catch-monday Chicago Cubs C David Ross will play against the Cincinnati Reds Monday, April 13, when ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:09:11 -0500 Cubs | Miguel Montero playing Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960744-cubs-miguel-montero-playing-sunday Chicago Cubs C Miguel Montero will be behind the plate against the Colorado Rockies Sunday, ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:04:42 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant stays hot in Class AAA http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960667-cubs-kris-bryant-stays-hot-in-class-aaa Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant hit a home run, a double and drove in three ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 05:23:36 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler fills out stat line http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960662-cubs-dexter-fowler-fills-out-stat-line Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler hit two triples, walked twice, scored a pair of runs ... Sun, 12 Apr 2015 04:53:47 -0500 Cubs | Arismendy Alcantara hitting ninth Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960386-cubs-arismendy-alcantara-hitting-ninth-friday Chicago Cubs 2B Arismendy Alcantara is receiving the start at second base and is batting ... Fri, 10 Apr 2015 09:58:41 -0500 Cubs | Matt Szczur making first start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960385-cubs-matt-szczur-making-first-start Chicago Cubs OF Matt Szczur is making his season debut in the starting lineup against ... Fri, 10 Apr 2015 09:53:48 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez taking leave of absence http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960297-cubs-javier-baez-taking-leave-of-absence Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez is taking a leave of absence from Triple-A Iowa after ... Thu, 09 Apr 2015 15:31:37 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester not worried about pickoffs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960118-cubs-jon-lester-not-worried-about-pickoffs Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester, who hasn't attempted a pickoff throw since 2013, said it ... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:49:27 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta stellar Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960103-cubs-jake-arrieta-stellar-wednesday Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta struck out seven and walked three in seven shutout innings ... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:08:20 -0500 Cubs | Arismendy Alcantara in lineup Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=960011-cubs-arismendy-alcantara-in-lineup-wednesday Chicago Cubs 2B Arismendy Alcantara is in the starting lineup against the St. Louis Cardinals ... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 09:37:59 -0500 MLB | Cardinals-Cubs rained out Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959852-mlb-cardinals-cubs-rained-out-tuesday The Chicago Cubs' home game against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, April 7, has been ... Tue, 07 Apr 2015 11:28:14 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta has dominated STL http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959825-cubs-jake-arrieta-has-dominated-stl Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta has a 0.92 career ERA in five starts against the ... Tue, 07 Apr 2015 09:34:41 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester to start Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959585-cubs-jon-lester-to-start-sunday Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester will start Sunday, April 5, against the St. Louis Cardinals. Sun, 05 Apr 2015 14:51:25 -0500 Cubs | Travis Wood wins final rotation spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959395-cubs-travis-wood-wins-final-rotation-spot Chicago Cubs SP Travis Wood will serve as the team's No. 5 starting pitcher to ... Fri, 03 Apr 2015 17:24:06 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant disappointed with demotion http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=959211-cubs-kris-bryant-disappointed-with-demotion Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant said he was extremely disappointed about being sent to minor ... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:19:04 -0500 Cubs | Chris Denorfia able to take BP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958919-cubs-chris-denorfia-able-to-take-bp Chicago Cubs OF Chris Denorfia (hamstring) was able to take batting practice Tuesday, March 31, ... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:37:24 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester says he's ready http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958845-cubs-jon-lester-says-he's-ready Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) wasn't happy with his spring outing Tuesday, March 31, ... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:12:14 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester to pitch in minors game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958712-cubs-jon-lester-to-pitch-in-minors-game Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) will start a minor league game Tuesday, March 31, ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:14:32 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell assigned to minors http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958711-cubs-addison-russell-assigned-to-minors Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell was assigned to the minor league camp Monday, March 30. ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:13:48 -0500 Cubs | Chris Denorfia to play soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958710-cubs-chris-denorfia-to-play-soon Chicago Cubs OF Chris Denorfia (hamstring) was able to take batting practice Monday, March 30, ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:13:15 -0500 Cubs | Phil Coke lands job on north side http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958709-cubs-phil-coke-lands-job-on-north-side Chicago Cubs RP Phil Coke has made the opening day roster, according to a source. ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:12:43 -0500 Cubs | Platoon at keystone likely for Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958651-cubs-platoon-at-keystone-likely-for-cubs Chicago Cubs 2Bs Tommy La Stella and Arismendy Alcantara are expected to share playing time ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:32:31 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez, Kris Bryant sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958601-cubs-javier-baez,-kris-bryant-sent-down Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez was optioned to Triple-A Iowa Monday, March 30, and 3B ... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:53:48 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler goes yard http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958387-cubs-jorge-soler-goes-yard Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler hit his third home run of the spring Friday, March ... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:51:40 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant needs more seasoning? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958284-cubs-kris-bryant-needs-more-seasoning? Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant says that he is ready to start the 2015 season ... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:38:30 -0500 Cubs | Rough game for Kris Bryant http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958208-cubs-rough-game-for-kris-bryant Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant struck out looking three times Thursday, March 26. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:37:37 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester still on track http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=958143-cubs-jon-lester-still-on-track Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) will make another minor league start next week and ... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:38:00 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro 100% healthy http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957965-cubs-starlin-castro-100%-healthy Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro (groin) said he is 100% healthy and has no problems ... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:08:18 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant belts another spring HR http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957844-cubs-kris-bryant-belts-another-spring-hr Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant belted his ninth homer run of the spring Tuesday, March ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:14:14 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant to the outfield? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957820-cubs-kris-bryant-to-the-outfield? Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant is likely to play in the outfield in the next ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:51:03 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez will make Cubs roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957819-cubs-javier-baez-will-make-cubs-roster Chicago Cubs 2B Javier Baez said Tuesday, March 24, he's been told he'll be on ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:37:19 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester's plan for remainder of spring http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957788-cubs-jon-lester's-plan-for-remainder-of-spring Updating an ongoing story, Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester's (arm) final two spring starts will ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:23:10 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester could be on pitch count http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957770-cubs-jon-lester-could-be-on-pitch-count Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) may have a "restricted" pitch count for his opening ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:26:40 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester to start minor league game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957744-cubs-jon-lester-to-start-minor-league-game Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester will pitch in a minor league game Thursday, March 26, ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:11:10 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro out Tuesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957711-cubs-starlin-castro-out-tuesday Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro (groin) is out of the lineup for the spring game ... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:12:19 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester talks opening day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957537-cubs-jon-lester-talks-opening-day Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) said he still has a long way to go, ... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:08:30 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro to play soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957393-cubs-starlin-castro-to-play-soon Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro (groin) said he is feeling good and expects to play ... Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:40:11 -0500 Cubs | Addison Russell goes yard http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957370-cubs-addison-russell-goes-yard Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell hit his first home run of the spring Saturday, March ... Sun, 22 Mar 2015 05:48:42 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant launches a pair http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957347-cubs-kris-bryant-launches-a-pair Chicago Cubs 3B/OF Kris Bryant hit a pair of home runs Saturday, March 21, and ... Sat, 21 Mar 2015 18:44:50 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro scratched Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957328-cubs-starlin-castro-scratched-saturday Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro (groin) was scratched Saturday, March 21, with right groin tightness. Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:30:29 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant hits 7th spring homer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957325-cubs-kris-bryant-hits-7th-spring-homer Chicago Cubs 3B/OF Kris Bryant hit his seventh home run of the spring off Seattle ... Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:09:58 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler having solid spring http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957190-cubs-jorge-soler-having-solid-spring Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler has reached safely in all nine spring training games he ... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:30:22 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant returning to third Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957168-cubs-kris-bryant-returning-to-third-saturday Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant (shoulder) is expected to return to the field and play ... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:21:18 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester still pegged for opening day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957159-cubs-jon-lester-still-pegged-for-opening-day Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) is still set to be ... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:51:57 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester scratched from start Saturday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957157-cubs-jon-lester-scratched-from-start-saturday Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester (arm) has been scratched from his start Saturday, March 21, ... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:38:56 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant nearing return to the field? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=957067-cubs-kris-bryant-nearing-return-to-the-field? Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant (shoulder) had a successful throwing session Thursday, March 19. He ... Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:05:35 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant and Super 2 http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956791-cubs-kris-bryant-and-super-2 Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant currently leads the majors in spring home runs with six, ... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:27:34 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant injury update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956701-cubs-kris-bryant-injury-update Updating a previous report, Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant (shoulder) threw Tuesday, March 17. Bryant ... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:54:13 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant to open in the minors? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956691-cubs-kris-bryant-to-open-in-the-minors? Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant (shoulder) could open the season in the minors, as general ... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:12:03 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant back soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956620-cubs-kris-bryant-back-soon Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant (shoulder) is expected to be back at third base in ... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 10:01:55 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant dealing with shoulder fatigue http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956521-cubs-kris-bryant-dealing-with-shoulder-fatigue Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant (shoulder) will serve as the designated hitter again Monday, March ... Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:08:14 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant continues spring surge http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=956346-cubs-kris-bryant-continues-spring-surge Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant hit two home runs Saturday, March 14, to increase his ... Sun, 15 Mar 2015 05:54:51 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez off to slow start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=955253-cubs-javier-baez-off-to-slow-start Chicago Cubs SS Javier Baez is 0-for-8 with four strikeouts this spring after fanning all ... Mon, 09 Mar 2015 13:46:04 -0500 Cubs | Fifth starting job wide open for Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954153-cubs-fifth-starting-job-wide-open-for-cubs Chicago Cubs SPs Travis Wood, Edwin Jackson, Felix Doubront and others are battling to be ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:26:36 -0500 Cubs | Kyle Hendricks pegged for rotation http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954147-cubs-kyle-hendricks-pegged-for-rotation Chicago Cubs SP Kyle Hendricks is expected to break camp in the starting rotation, according ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:21:54 -0500 Cubs | Jon Lester to start opening day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954141-cubs-jon-lester-to-start-opening-day Chicago Cubs SP Jon Lester will officially start on opening day. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:13:22 -0500 Cubs | Jorge Soler adds muscle http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=954122-cubs-jorge-soler-adds-muscle Chicago Cubs OF Jorge Soler, who is listed at 215 pounds, said he currently weighs ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:28:00 -0500 Cubs | Tommy La Stella working at third base http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=953489-cubs-tommy-la-stella-working-at-third-base Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella took repetitions at third base, and manager Joe Maddon ... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:24:03 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant to play OF in camp http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=953250-cubs-kris-bryant-to-play-of-in-camp Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant was asked by manager Joe Maddon to play some outfield ... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:44:33 -0500 Cubs | Travis Wood not told about trade likelihood http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=953077-cubs-travis-wood-not-told-about-trade-likelihood Chicago Cubs SP Travis Wood has not been told by the team about the likelihood ... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:55:00 -0500 Cubs | Cubs may keep three catchers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=953076-cubs-cubs-may-keep-three-catchers The Chicago Cubs may keep three catchers on their roster for depth at the position, ... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:49:52 -0500 Cubs | Welington Castillo still may be moved http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952843-cubs-welington-castillo-still-may-be-moved Chicago Cubs C Welington Castillo is still being shopped by the team since they have ... Sat, 21 Feb 2015 08:28:50 -0500 Cubs | Kris Bryant's debut may be delayed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952456-cubs-kris-bryant's-debut-may-be-delayed Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant, who hit .325 with 43 runs and 110 RBI between ... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:31:10 -0500 Cubs | Mike Olt likely to win 3B job http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952244-cubs-mike-olt-likely-to-win-3b-job Chicago Cubs 3B Mike Olt is the front-runner to win the third base job over ... Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:35:23 -0500 Cubs | Joe Maddon to experiment with lineup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=952163-cubs-joe-maddon-to-experiment-with-lineup Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon plans on experimenting with the lineup in his first year ... Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:16:48 -0500 Cubs | Jonathan Mota re-signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951881-cubs-jonathan-mota-re-signs Free-agent IF Jonathan Mota (Cubs) was re-signed by the Chicago Cubs on Friday, Feb. 13. ... Sun, 15 Feb 2015 00:56:19 -0500 Cubs | Gonzalez Germen outrighted to Iowa http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951744-cubs-gonzalez-germen-outrighted-to-iowa Chicago Cubs RP Gonzalez Germen cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Iowa Friday, Feb. ... Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:09:28 -0500 Cubs | Chicago was a finalist for James Shields http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951558-cubs-chicago-was-a-finalist-for-james-shields San Diego Padres SP James Shields said the Chicago Cubs were the other team he ... Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09:15:53 -0500 Cubs | James Shields received offer from Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951108-cubs-james-shields-received-offer-from-cubs San Diego Padres SP James Shields received a three-year offer with a vesting option from ... Mon, 09 Feb 2015 06:59:40 -0500 Cubs | Cubs unlikely to land James Shields http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951040-cubs-cubs-unlikely-to-land-james-shields Updating a previous report, the Chicago Cubs are still considered a long shot to sign ... Sun, 08 Feb 2015 13:12:39 -0500 Cubs | James Shields could be option for Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=951012-cubs-james-shields-could-be-option-for-cubs Free-agent SP James Shields (Royals) could still be an option for the Chicago Cubs. Sun, 08 Feb 2015 09:37:08 -0500 Cubs | Hunter Cervenka re-signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950915-cubs-hunter-cervenka-re-signed The Chicago Cubs have re-signed P Hunter Cervenka to a minor league contract. Sat, 07 Feb 2015 11:09:35 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Strop avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950691-cubs-pedro-strop-avoids-arbitration Chicago Cubs RP Pedro Strop agreed to a one-year $2.525 million contract Thursday, Feb. 5, ... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:57:33 -0500 Cubs | Chicago kicking tires on James Shields http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950619-cubs-chicago-kicking-tires-on-james-shields Free-agent SP James Shields (Royals) is receiving some late interest from the Chicago Cubs, and ... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:19:47 -0500 Cubs | Pedro Feliciano signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950606-cubs-pedro-feliciano-signs Free-agent RP Pedro Feliciano (Cardinals) officially signed a minor league deal with the Chicago Cubs ... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 10:02:04 -0500 Cubs | Logan Watkins injures Achilles' tendon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950596-cubs-logan-watkins-injures-achilles'-tendon Chicago Cubs 2B Logan Watkins (Achilles') suffered a torn Achilles' tendon injury while working out ... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 09:11:55 -0500 Cubs | Drake Britton claimed off waivers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950482-cubs-drake-britton-claimed-off-waivers The Chicago Cubs claimed SP Drake Britton off waivers from the Boston Red Sox Wednesday, ... Wed, 04 Feb 2015 13:11:54 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro healthy http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950461-cubs-starlin-castro-healthy Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro is fully healthy heading into the season, and his swing ... Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:07:26 -0500 Cubs | Close to landing Pedro Feliciano http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=950349-cubs-close-to-landing-pedro-feliciano Free-agent RP Pedro Feliciano (Cardinals) is close to signing a minor league deal with an ... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:55:06 -0500 Cubs | Mike Baxter signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=949984-cubs-mike-baxter-signed The Chicago Cubs have signed OF Mike Baxter (Dodgers) to a minor league contract. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 12:10:14 -0500 Cubs | Gonzalez German claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948956-cubs-gonzalez-german-claimed Texas Rangers RP Gonzalez Germen was claimed off waivers by the Chicago Cubs Friday, Jan. ... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:03:15 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948875-cubs-dexter-fowler-avoids-arbitration Chicago Cubs OF Dexter Fowler avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $9.5 million deal ... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:47:46 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez struggling with strikeouts http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948721-cubs-javier-baez-struggling-with-strikeouts Chicago Cubs SS Javier Baez has gone 0-for-9 with six strikeouts in two games of ... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:29:24 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez spending time at third? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948353-cubs-javier-baez-spending-time-at-third? Chicago Cubs SS Javier Baez could play some third base during spring training. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:30:45 -0500 Cubs | Starlin Castro relocates family http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948278-cubs-starlin-castro-relocates-family Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro has decided to move his family from the Dominican Republic ... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:55:12 -0500 Cubs | Dexter Fowler traded to Cubs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948274-cubs-dexter-fowler-traded-to-cubs Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler was acquired by the Chicago Cubs for SP Dan Straily ... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:23:52 -0500 Cubs | Cubbies close to landing Dexter Fowler http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948270-cubs-cubbies-close-to-landing-dexter-fowler Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler is close to being acquired by the Chicago Cubs. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:45:20 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez will have to earn at-bats http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948147-cubs-javier-baez-will-have-to-earn-at-bats Chicago Cubs SS Javier Baez will have to earn his playing time this season, according ... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 07:49:58 -0500 Cubs | Daniel Bard signs minor league deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948133-cubs-daniel-bard-signs-minor-league-deal Free-agent RP Daniel Bard (Rangers) signed a minor league contract with an invitation to spring ... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:19:10 -0500 Cubs | Francisley Bueno signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948132-cubs-francisley-bueno-signed The Chicago Cubs signed RP Francisley Bueno (Royals) to a minor league contract, financial terms ... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:18:48 -0500 Cubs | Joe Maddon to bat pitchers eighth? http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=948067-cubs-joe-maddon-to-bat-pitchers-eighth? Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he is considering having his pitchers bat eighth this ... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:26:13 -0500 Cubs | Javier Baez loses weight http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947994-cubs-javier-baez-loses-weight Chicago Cubs SS Javier Baez has lost 15 pounds in the offseason. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 17:25:55 -0500 Cubs | Luis Valbuena, Travis Wood agree to terms http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947907-cubs-luis-valbuena,-travis-wood-agree-to-terms Chicago Cubs 3B Luis Valbuena and SP Travis Wood avoided arbitration by agreeing to one-year ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:07:41 -0500 Cubs | Jake Arrieta avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947819-cubs-jake-arrieta-avoids-arbitration Chicago Cubs SP Jake Arrieta avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $3.63 million deal ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:51:48 -0500 Cubs | Welington Castillo avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947797-cubs-welington-castillo-avoids-arbitration Chicago Cubs C Welington Castillo avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $2.1 million deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:04:29 -0500 Cubs | Chris Coghlan avoids arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947779-cubs-chris-coghlan-avoids-arbitration Chicago Cubs OF Chris Coghlan avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $2.505 million deal Friday, ... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:23:50 -0500 Cubs | Felix Doubront signs one-year deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=947624-cubs-felix-doubront-signs-one-year-deal Chicago Cubs SP Felix Doubront avoided arbitration by signing a one-year deal worth $1.925 million. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:37:30 -0500