Jon Lester wants the best lineup behind him when he takes the mound for Opening Night at Wrigley but the veteran understands the business decision behind keeping Kris Bryant in Triple-A.
Jon Lester knows that when he finally takes the mound at Wrigley Field in front of the Cubs faithful that adrenaline will push him back into normalcy when the regular season begins.
The Cubs guarantee Wrigley Field will be ready for Opening Night Sunday despite the issues and delays they've experienced with the renovation project over the winter.

Team talk

  • 4y
    Thursday, March 31, 2011 Posted: 10:35 a.m. By Jamie Bradley With Opening Day at Wrigley Field right around the corner, Andrew Belleson, the Chicago Cubs new public address announcer, stopped by "The Dan Patrick Show" on Thursday morning to talk about his new...
  • 4y
    The Cubs manager is forever wired and constantly in motion. It took 17 seasons and more than 2,300 games as a minor-league manager before Mike Quade finally got his dream job. He's not about to slow down now.
  • 4y
    Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Posted: 1:39 p.m. Chicago native Mike Krzyzewski's Blue Devils are out of the NCAA Tournament, but that doesn't mean he won't be watching this weekend's Final Four games. But, what would happen if the Cubs home opener was on the same...
  • 4y
    Oneri Fleita is at the head of what is now a massive world-wide operation for the Cubs, searching for the next Carlos Marmol or Starlin Castro. Cubs Insider Patrick Mooney has the story.
  • 4y
    With Opening Day just a few days away, CSN's Joe Collins presents his "Fearless Forecast' for the 2011 MLB season. Where do Mike Quade's Cubs and Ozzie Guillen's White Sox rank?
  • 4y
    With the injury bug hitting some of the teams in the NL Central, the cubs camp has had a sense of optimism all Spring Training. The Cubs believe as long as they stay healthy they have as good of a shot as anybody.
  • 4y
    The Cubs announced Saturday that Carlos Silva would not make the Opening Day roster. Silva responded by publicly ripping the team, leading the Cubs to release the enigmatic 31-year-old pitcher.


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If the Cubs don't make the playoffs in 2015, it will be:

Team Schedule

Next Games
4/1vs. Mil (p)1:05 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
4/3Ari (p)6:40 PT7:40 MT8:40 CT9:40 ET21:40 ET1:40 GMT9:40 6:40 MST8:40 EST9:10 VEN5:40 UAE (+1)8:40 CT
4/4Ari (p)1:10 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
4/5vs. 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
4/7vs. 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
Last Results
3/31Tex (p)W 15-10
3/30vs. SF (p)W 8-5
3/29KC (p)W 7-0
3/28Cin (p)L 5-9
3/28vs. Col (p)W 18-4
3/27vs. CWS (p)W 6-3
3/26vs. LAA (p)L 4-8
3/25Sea (p)L 2-3
3/24Oak (p)L 2-14
3/22vs. SD (p)L 1-6
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Injury Report

3/11J. TurnerStrained flexor tendon, right elbow (day-to-day)
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)
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Tue, Mar 31
Final123 456 789 RHE
Chi Cubs01004020815140
  W: F. Bueno (1-1)   L: K. Fujikawa (0-1)
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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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