Super-agent Scott Boras hasn’t engaged the Cubs in any preliminary discussions about a contract extension for Jake Arrieta, who sooner or later could get paid like a superstar pitcher.
Clayton Kershaw was lights out and shut down the Cubs for eight innings, allowing three hits and finishing with 14 strikeouts as the Cubs fell to the Dodgers, 4-1, on Friday night.
The Cubs hope they can help Fernando Rodney rediscover what made him so dominant last season in Seattle, leading the majors with 48 saves.

Team talk

  • 4y
    Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010 Updated 10:22 PM By Patrick Mooney ST. LOUIS Carlos Silva hopes to pitch again this season, but doesnt know if that will happen. The Cubs will wait a week before they make a determination. Silva rejoined the team on Tuesday at Busch...
  • 4y
    Casey Coleman only allowed one run in six innings, but the Cubs were shut out at Miller Park on Sunday. Yovani Gallardo pitched seven scoreless innings to earn the win for the Brewers.
  • 4y
    Cubs first baseman and outfielder Xavier Nady has spent the majority of the year trying to get back to full strength after undergoing Tommy John surgery last off season.
  • 4y
    Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010 1:13 PM By Patrick Mooney MILWAUKEE Carlos Marmol will turn 28 next month, after the end of his 11th year in the Cubs organization, and someday he will likely return full-time to his ranch in the Dominican Republic. Marmol signed...
  • 4y
    A fake press release ripping Cubs general manager Jim Hendry made its way through the press box at Miller Park on Friday night. Contents of the press release are sure to spark tensions in the I-94 rivalry.
  • 4y
    Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010 9:45 PM By Patrick Mooney Starlin Castro found his name back in Wednesdays lineup, roughly 72 hours after he forgot how many outs there were, the kind of lapse in concentration that has bothered his new manager. By benching Castro...
  • 4y
    The Cubs couldn't solve Brett Myers as the Astros starter pitched seven innings of shutout ball for the win. No hitter in the Cubs lineup finished with more than one hit on Wednesday night.


Today's Poll

At the end of the regular season, how many homers will Kris Bryant have?
15 or less
31 or more

Team Schedule

Next Games
8/28LAD7:10 PT8:10 MT9:10 CT10:10 ET22:10 ET2:10 GMT10:10 7:10 MST9:10 EST9:40 VEN6:10 UAE (+1)9:10 CT
8/29LAD6:10 PT7:10 MT8:10 CT9:10 ET21:10 ET1:10 GMT9:10 6:10 MST8:10 EST8:40 VEN5:10 UAE (+1)8:10 CT
8/30LAD5:05 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
8/31vs. Cin5:05 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
9/1vs. Cin5:05 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
8/27SFL 1-9
8/26SFL 2-4
8/25SFW 8-5
8/24vs. CleW 2-1
8/23vs. AtlW 9-3
8/22vs. AtlW 9-7
8/21vs. AtlW 5-3
8/20vs. AtlW 7-1
8/19vs. DetL 8-15
8/18vs. DetL 8-10
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Injury Report

8/24J. MotteRight shoulder strain (on 15-day DL)
8/24J. SolerStrained left oblique (on 15-day DL)
8/4R. SorianoRight shoulder inflammation (on 15-day DL)
7/29E. Bonifaciooff 15-day DL
7/29N. RamirezLeft abdominal soreness (on 15-day DL)
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Fri, Aug 28
Final123 456 789 RHE
Chi Cubs000100000131
LA Dodgers00100300x460
  W: C. Kershaw (11-6)   L: J. Hammel (7-6)   S: K. Jansen (26)
  ChC HR: A. Rizzo (26)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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A. Rizzo125456721313032577.287
K. Bryant117427711132252077.265
D. Fowler122465841172271436.252
C. Coghlan12135949891931535.248
A. Russell1073684490231934.245
S. Castro12045037109141648.242

C. Denorfia00-1000.100.00
D. Ross00-2002.000.00
J. Grimm23.400460337.1531.21
H. Rondon52.7145902458.0571.55
J. Arrieta166.72726260174.01782.22
P. Strop26.250610256.0642.89
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