Joe Maddon marches to the beat of his own drum...but will his quirky ways and against-the-grain style lead to success with the Cubs?
According to reports from the Dominican Republic, Cubs pitcher Pedro Strop was involved in a multi-car accident on Thursday night.
Maybe Wrigley Field won't be ready for Opening Day after all. According to Bruce Levine, the Cubs are preparing contingency plans in case the bleacher renovations aren't completed by April 5.

Team talk

  • 3y
    Randy Wells, who has won six straight decisions, will take the mound tonight as the Cubs wrap up their series in Cincinnati. Starlin Castro's 13-game hitting streak was snapped last night but is just eight hits shy of 200.
  • 3y
    It's not often the story of a general manager hits the big screen. Cubs skipper Mike Quade won't go see it though, he was coaching in Oakland and lived the experience firsthand, now he shares the details with CSN.
  • 3y
    Casey Coleman couldn't make it out of the fourth inning, giving up six runs on six hits in 3 23 innnigs in the Cubs' 7-2 loss. Starlin Castro had a pair of hits, bringing his season total to 192.
  • 3y
    Rain is in the forecast as the Cubs and Reds hope to play a full game. Can Starlin Castro inch closer to 200 hits this season vs. Cincinnati's Johnny Cueto? Castro currently sits on 191 hits after a first-inning single.
  • 3y
    Earlier this season, Cubs fans invaded Fenway Park for a weekend series with the Red Sox. Next year, expect to see Red Sox Nation take over Wrigley Field from June 15-17, writes's Patrick Mooney.
  • 3y
    With three different division winners in the last three years in the NL Central, it shows that there's no reason why the Cubs can't contend as early as next year. That's one incentive that could entice the Cubs future GM.
  • 3y
    If you were looking for offense this wasn't the game, as the Reds defeated the Cubs, 2-1. Ryan Dempster only allowed two runs in the loss. Carlos Pena and Darwin Barney had two hits apiece for Chicago.


Today's Poll

Which Cubs call-up did you look the most forward to?

Team Schedule

Last Results
9/28MilW 5-2
9/27MilL 1-2
9/26MilW 6-4
9/24vs. StLW 3-1
9/23vs. StLW 4-3
9/22vs. StLL 0-8
9/21vs. LADL 5-8
9/20vs. LADW 8-7
9/19vs. LADL 5-14
9/18vs. LADL 4-8
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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. Sweeneyoff 60-day DL
8/26A. RizzoLeft game - lower back tightness (day-to-day)
8/23J. Ruggianooff 60-day DL
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Sun, Sep 28
Final123 456 789 RHE
Chi Cubs200002001571
  W: J. Turner (6-11)   L: M. Fiers (6-5)   S: H. Rondon (29)
  ChC HR: A. Rizzo (32)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Starlin Castro134528581543311465.292
Anthony Rizzo140524891502813278.286
Luis Valbuena149478681193341651.249

John Baker101.0001001.000.00
Neil Ramirez33.500500343.2531.44
Eric Jokisch00-41014.1101.88
Pedro Strop24.333650261.0712.21
Hector Rondon44.5006402963.1632.42
Kyle Hendricks72.7781313080.1472.46
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