Theo Epstein’s front office hasn’t signed its Zack Greinke or developed its Clayton Kershaw, but the team is ready to make a big play for pitching come this offseason.
Despite being overshadowed by other big-name prospects, Arismendy Alcantara's performance with the Cubs is adding up to earning him a permanent spot with the team in 2015.
Chris Coghlan had four hits, including two homers, as the Cubs completed a thrilling comeback win Saturday at Wrigley Field, beating the Dodgers 8-7.

Team talk

  • 4y
    CSN's Luke Stuckmeyer is in New York to take in the sights and sounds of the Cubs-Mets series. See what Luke has to say in his latest edition of Bricks & Ivy.
  • 4y
    CSN's Luke Stuckmeyer reports from Atlanta where the Cubs dropped their season opener on Monday but he tells fans not to panic. Plus, a photo gallery.
  • 4y
    CSN's Luke Stuckmeyer says talk of Cubs Spring Training has been top prospect Starlin Castro, but don't expect to see him with the big league club on Opening Day.
  • 4y
    Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010 8:10 PM by Luke Stuckmeyer We left our hotel at 7:00 am today to make sure that we'd catch the Ricketts family arriving at Fitch Park. This is the sunrise over Mesa on our way there. They seem like great people and according to D-Lee...
  • 4y
    Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 3:19 P.M. Early Saturday morning shortstop Ryan Theriot lost his arbitration case with the Cubs. He will make 2.6 million this season. That didn't stop "The Riot" from arriving three days early to Spring Training. Theriot hit the batting cage at...
  • 4y
    Luke Stuckmeyer is with the Cubs down in Mesa. He has the latest on Ted Lilly, who was back on the field after an MRI and Ryan Theriot's arbitration hearing.
  • 4y
    Carlos Zambrano dropped more than 20 pounds in the offseason and CSN's Luke Stuckmeyer says Big Z's makeover reminds him of a certain reality television star.


Today's Poll

Which Cubs call-up did you look the most forward to?
Mark Prior
Kerry Wood
Starlin Castro
Javier Baez

Team Schedule

Next Games
9/21vs. LAD11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
9/22vs. StL5:05 PT6:05 MT7:05 CT8:05 ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 MST7:05 EST7:35 VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 CT
9/23vs. StL5:05 PT6:05 MT7:05 CT8:05 ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 MST7:05 EST7:35 VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 CT
9/24vs. StL5:05 PT6:05 MT7:05 CT8:05 ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 MST7:05 EST7:35 VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 CT
9/26Mil5:10 PT6:10 MT7:10 CT8:10 ET20:10 ET0:10 GMT8:10 5:10 MST7:10 EST7:40 VEN4:10 UAE (+1)7:10 CT
Last Results
9/20vs. LADW 8-7
9/19vs. LADL 5-14
9/18vs. LADL 4-8
9/17vs. CinW 3-1
9/16vs. CinW 7-0
9/15vs. CinW 1-0
9/14PitL 3-7
9/13PitW 6-4
9/12PitL 3-7
9/10TorL 1-11
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Injury Report

9/16A. AlcantaraRight wrist soreness (day-to-day)
9/2S. CastroLeft ankle sprain - out 4-6 weeks (day-to-day)
8/27R. SweeneyStrained left hamstring (on 60-day DL)
8/26A. RizzoLeft game - lower back tightness (day-to-day)
8/23J. RuggianoLeft ankle surgery - out for season (on 60-day DL)
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Sun, Sep 21
Final123 456 789 RHE
LA DodgersLAD2020111018160
Chi CubsChC011020010581
  W: C. Perez (1-3)   L: J. Turner (5-11)   S: K. Jansen (43)
  LAD HR: M. Kemp (23)
  ChC HR: W. Castillo (12)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Starlin Castro134528581543311465.292
Anthony Rizzo133498851402413174.281
Luis Valbuena142456651143141650.250

John Baker101.0001001.000.00
Neil Ramirez23.400470340.2511.55
Eric Jokisch00-30010.181.74
Pedro Strop24.333610257.0662.21
Kyle Hendricks72.7781212075.0432.28
Hector Rondon44.5006002659.1612.58
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