Joe Maddon's Cubs will face their stiffest test of the young season this week, with three-game sets against the Nationals and Royals on tap. His response? "Bring it on."
CSN's David Kaplan and Todd Hollandsworth preview the upcoming matchups against the Washington Nationals and Kansas City Royals in this week's Cubs Road Ahead.
Kris Bryant and Bryce Harper have a history together, and starting Monday they'll square off against each other in a battle of two of the game's best young talents.

Team talk

  • 3y
    David Kaplan and Todd Hollandsworth, CSN's Cubs Pre and Postgame Live duo, will be chatting during tonight's Cubs-Cardinals game. Watch the game and get all your Cubs questions answered!
  • 3y
    Starlin Castro is the face of the future for the Cubs, but the scout who discovered him holds the keys to success as well. Meet Jose Serra, a man who's a big part of the plan to make the Cubs a global franchise.
  • 3y
    The Cubs finished up their final series at Wrigley Field on the 2011 season with a 7-1 win over the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers. Matt Garza hurled a complete game while Starlin Castro closes in on 200 hits.
  • 3y
    The eternally optimistic Mike Quade isn't counting himself out for the Cubs' managerial job next year. But, the Ricketts will be hiring a new GM soon, who may very well want his own manager on the top step.
  • 3y
    Chicago Cubs starter Matt Garza has gone 2-0 with a 2.67 ERA in four starts and will take the mound as the Cubs wrap up a three-game set with the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday.
  • 3y
    The upstart Rays are making a push for the AL Wild Card race, but have the second-to-last payroll in the MLB. Carlos Pena and Matt Garza played for the Rays last year and the Cubs want to mimic Tampa Bay.
  • 3y
    Aramis Ramirez may very well have just played his last game at Wrigley Field. The veteran third baseman left Tuesday's game in the sixth inning with a quad strain and plans to test the free agent market this offseason.


Today's Poll

At the end of the regular season, how many homers will Kris Bryant have?

Team Schedule

Next Games
5/24Ari1:10 PT2:10 MT3:10 CT4:10 ET16:10 ET20:10 GMT4:10 1:10 MST3:10 EST3:40 VEN0:10 UAE (+1)3:10 CT
5/25vs. Was11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
5/26vs. Was4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 MST6:05 EST6:35 VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 CT
5/27vs. Was5:05 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
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
Last Results
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
5/16vs. PitW 4-1
5/15vs. PitW 11-10
5/14vs. NYMW 6-5
5/13vs. NYMW 2-1
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Injury Report

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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Sun, May 24
Final123 456 789 RHE
Chi Cubs010020000352
  W: J. Hellickson (2-3)   L: J. Hammel (3-2)   S: B. Ziegler (2)
  ChC HR: M. Montero (5) C. Coghlan (7)
  Ari HR: P. Goldschmidt (12)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Anthony Rizzo421522749111929.322
Kris Bryant34124243551529.282
Jorge Soler421651845101316.273
Starlin Castro42173164740324.272
Dexter Fowler41159324273513.264
Chris Coghlan4212315256169.203

Justin Grimm101.0007005.2110.00
David Ross00-1001.000.00
James Russell01.00010009.052.00
Jason Hammel31.75088053.1492.70
Jake Arrieta44.50099058.0622.95
Yoervis Medina101.000120112.093.00
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