Cubs

Most of the Cubs players and coaches can't even remember what they were doing at age 21, but Addison Russell is already in the big leagues and starting to turn the corner in his development.
Cubs senior vice president of scouting and player development Jason McLeod provides updates on three of the Cubs' under-the-radar prospects: Dan Vogelbach, Arismendy Alcantara and Pierce Johnson.
While Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell show real promise, the Cubs are still waiting for Starlin Castro to elevate his performance in 2015.

Team talk

  • 3y
    Matt Garza's sometimes-goofy, always-intense nature is one that manager Dale Sveum will welcome, even if it takes some getting used to.
  • 3y
    Alfonso Soriano blasted a pair of home runs an added a double in Tuesday's spring training game against Colorado, a reminder that even at 36 he still has some offense left in the tank.
  • 3y
    PlayStation took an interesting route in promoting the newest version of their video game MLB 12 The Show, playing on the emotions of Cubs fans.
  • 3y
    Ryan Dempster struggled to start the 2011 season, but that coupled with a new management team and heading into a contract year, should give him plenty of motivation to get out to a quick start.
  • 3y
    The Cubs' 2012 payroll is set after agreeing to terms with 24 players on the 40-man roster. CSNChicago Insider Patrick Mooney takes a long look at the 2012 funds.
  • 3y
    Cubs manager Dale Sveum doesn't expect Geovany Soto's current groin injury to linger throughout the season and expects the catcher to make his Cactus League debut this weekend.
  • 3y
    The first baseball game of the "Cubs Way" era was played Sunday as the organization oozed positivity about the changes made to the club in the offseason.

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Today's Poll

At the end of the regular season, how many homers will Kris Bryant have?
15 or less
6%
16-20
27%
21-25
35%
26-30
22%
31 or more
10%

Team Schedule

Next Games
DateOppTime
5/29vs. KC1:05 PT2:05 MT3:05 CT4:05 ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 MST3:05 EST3:35 VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 CT
5/30vs. KC4:15 PT5:15 MT6:15 CT7:15 ET19:15 ET23:15 GMT7:15 4:15 MST6:15 EST6:45 VEN3:15 UAE (+1)6:15 CT
5/31vs. KC11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
6/1Mia4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
6/2Mia4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
5/27vs. WasL 0-3
5/26vs. WasW 3-2
5/25vs. WasL 1-2
5/24AriL 3-4
5/23AriW 9-6
5/22AriL 4-5
5/21SDW 3-0
5/20SDW 3-2
5/19SDL 3-4
5/17vs. PitL 0-3
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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
5/5C. DenorfiaStrained left hamstring (on 15-day DL)
4/22D. FowlerLeft game - right groin tightness (day-to-day)
4/16N. RamirezRight shoulder inflammation (on 15-day DL)
4/15M. OltHairline fracture, right wrist (on 60-day DL)
4/9T. La StellaStrained right oblique (on 15-day DL)
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Scoreboard

Fri, May 29
1:05 PM PT2:05 PM MT3:05 PM CT4:05 PM ET16:05 ET20:05 GMT4:05 1:05 PM MST3:05 PM EST3:35 PM VEN0:05 UAE (+1)3:05 PM CT FSKC/CSCh 
Kansas City (28-18, 11-11 Road)
Chi Cubs (25-21, 14-10 Home)
 KC: E. Volquez  (4-3, 2.77 ERA)
 ChC: J. Arrieta  (4-4, 2.95 ERA)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Anthony Rizzo461652752131929.315
Jorge Soler461771949121316.277
Kris Bryant38138263851731.275
Starlin Castro46189165140324.270
Dexter Fowler45174334373614.247
Chris Coghlan46134162861711.209

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
David Ross00-1001.000.00
Justin Grimm11.5009007.1131.23
James Russell01.00011009.052.00
Tsuyoshi Wada00-22010.0152.70
Jake Arrieta44.50099058.0622.95
Jason Hammel32.60099060.1582.98
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