Kris Bryant has lost his grievance, meaning the Chicago Cubs star will have to wait an additional year to test the free-agent market.
Nicholas Castellanos is a fine player, but he might be out of luck if he hopes to ink a $100 million contract during MLB free agency in 2019.
Joe Maddon is out as Chicago Cubs manager, and there’s one team ready and willing to make him their new bench boss in 2020.
Nearly everything that could go wrong for the Cubs in September did, and the team had one of the worst September collapses in MLB history.
Take some time to wander the ballpark and see what features and quirks they’ve added for MLB fans. Here are our favorite ballpark additions.
Every once and a while we are reminded that sports are just a game. One of the best reminders of this are when unsuspecting animals involve themselves.
The Chicago Cubs have a solid team, but if they don’t iron out their bullpen issues, then they might not last long in the MLB postseason.
Craig Kimbrel ended his extended offseason by signing with the Chicago Cubs. What does he bring to the mound, and when will he debut?
There were many big moves at the MLB trade deadline, but the Yu Darvish trade changed everything for the 2017 playoffs.
Everyone in the Hall of Fame is deserving of the honors, right? Not necessarily.
Attending an MLB game can be cheap, but the resale market can change things fast. Here are the 10 most expensive teams to see in 2017.
There’s nothing quite like watching a baseball game in a good stadium, so here are the 10 best ballparks to watch a Major League Baseball game.
According to Forbes, the average Major League Baseball team is worth $1.54 billion. But the 10 most valuable MLB teams lead the way in 2017.
Winning a World Series is hard. The Chicago Cubs saw that firsthand last October, going all the way to seven games against the Cleveland Indians.
Is it possible to go from All-Star to scrub in a single season? Difficult as it sounds, many have come close this year. These MLB players went from great in 2016 to bad in 2017.
The Chicago Cubs will look to defend their World Series title in 2017. Here’s who the oddsmakers in Vegas are picking to win this year’s Fall Classic.
There are many World Series winners in MLB history, but 4 unique players stand out for their special World Series achievements.
Throughout history, Major League Baseball has seen its fair share of excellent shortstops. These 5 individuals stand out among the rest.
Based on Baseball Almanac calculations and tales of yore, here are the 8 best MLB teams of all time.
There were some iffy moments between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians in a thrilling Fall Classic. Here are the 3 biggest 2016 World Series blunders.
Forbes reports that the average Major League Baseball team is now worth $1.2 billion. Here’s a look at the 5 organizations with the highest values.
If you’ve wondered why so-called MLB ‘experts’ are wrong about World Series predictions so often, we have a few theories.
In the long, storied history of professional baseball, only four players have ever gone from Rookie of the Year to winning MVP the next season.
In our look at MLB’s greatest cheaters, we focus on 7 hitters caught corking or otherwise juicing their bats over the years.
High MLB TV ratings are in stark contrast to sliding NFL viewership this fall. Here’s what is behind the significant shift.
Baseball fans got everything they could hope for from this year’s playoffs. Here are the 5 best games of the 2016 MLB postseason.
The Chicago Cubs haven’t won a World Series in 108 years, but there are 7 reasons why we believe they will finally win the Commissioner’s Trophy in 2016.
John Lackey is back to being the angry guy you never liked. Here’s why one Padres hitter can expect trouble in the near future.
The Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball, so it’s time to start looking ahead. Who do they want to play in the NLDS?
There are just a few weeks left until the playoffs begin. Here are 4 exciting MLB playoff matchups we hope to see in October.
The Chicago Cubs are close to clinching the NL Central. Here are 5 teams that clinched their divisions earlier than anyone in modern MLB history.
Mike Trout is still the hardest player to replace in MLB. Here are the 5 players delivering the most value to their teams in 2016.
These are the most underrated starting pitchers who you likely aren’t paying attention to this season. They’re underestimated, but won’t be for long.
Triple-digit wins doesn’t mean you’ll succeed in the postseason. Here are 5 MLB teams that won 100-plus games, and then fell flat in the playoffs.
The MLB draft is a waiting game; some players don’t appear on a big-league roster for years. Here are the top 5 biggest draft mistakes of the last decade.
The MLB competition committee has agreed to raise the strike zone and make intentional walks automatic. Will these changes increase the speed of the game?
The Chicago Cubs’ natural rival will always be the St. Louis Cardinals. But one of the blossoming rivalries in the game is between the Cubs and Pirates.
There are a few teams in modern baseball history that got off to great starts, just like the 2016 Chicago Cubs.
The power of digital media bringing games to “out-of-market” communities gives us the ability to expand our in-game vocabulary as announcers try to outdo one another.
The two best teams in baseball could be set for a preview in the playoffs this October. How do they stack up against each other?
The 30-year-old is off to a strong start in the 2016 season. Could it spell his second straight Cy Young award?
We all remember the 2015 season, but there are 5 other times the Cubs and Cardinals fought over a playoff spot, too.
Schwarber’s season-ending injury will test the club in both sides of the game.
Third base is one of the most important positions on the field, both defensively and offensively. Nobody currently plays the hot corner better than these 5.
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has long been regarded as one of the best in MLB. Who else joins him in the top 5?
How do you build a winner? For the NL’s top teams, the recipe has one key ingredient.
With the MLB season right around the corner, now is the time to look at which 5 players might be most qualified to win the National League MVP.
We don’t know if you noticed, but Star Wars is back. Yeah, we know — stop the presses. The latest film was a massive success, and proved, if nothing else, that this particular brand of science fiction storytelling is enduring in it’s popularity and reach. But sports fans have known that for years We’re, of …
The MLB offseason is still in full swing, but let’s take a look at some of the top projected starting rotations for the 2016 season as of today.
Dexter Fowler would like to remain in Chicago but it likely won’t work out with the Cubs. Are the White Sox a better fit, anyway?