Frustrated with pitching out of the bullpen, the Boston Red Sox traded pitcher Felix Doubront to the Cubs for a player to be named later on Wednesday.
A starving Cubs fan base is going to expect immediate results when the team's top prospects arrive to Chicago. CSN's David Kaplan spoke with a handful of baseball executives to see what they think of the Cubs future.
The Cubs could be approaching a breaking point with Edwin Jackson and his $26 million contract that runs through 2016, but they're running out of answers struggling to find a trade partner.


  • 3y
    Wrigley Field is known for its tradition and history, but the Ricketts family want to bring it into a new era. How does a hotel, museum and parking garage sound?
  • 3y
    It's been an odd day in Cubbie-land. The famous Wrigley Field marquee is now purple and Cubs Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg is back with the Phillies. Cubs Insider Patrick Mooney has the full story.
  • 3y
    Who says you can't go home again? Ryne Sandberg is the new manager of the Lehigh Phillies, the Philadelphia Phillies' International League affiliate. Ryno began his big-league career with Philadelphia in 1981.
  • 3y
    Cubs owner Tom Ricketts is asking for upwards of 200 million from the state of Illinois to pay for upkeep at the nearly-century-old Wrigley Field. Where will this money come from and how does it affect you?
  • 3y
    Early offseason rumors link the Cubs to free agent first baseman Adam Dunn. While the powerful lefty bat would be a nice addition to the lineup, the Cubs have more pressing needs according to Insider Patrick Mooney.
  • 3y
    Viewers got a glimpse into the inner workings of Wrigley Field on Sunday night as the latest episode of 'Undercover Boss' featuring Todd Ricketts was aired. The Cubs owner cleaned bathrooms and sold hot dogs.
  • 3y
    Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010 Dunn heading to Chicago? Possibly, but the real questions is, which team would he come to? Reports are both the White Sox and the Cubs are front runners to land Adam Dunn, the most prized free agent first baseman.


Today's Poll

Which prospect will make his MLB debut first?

Team Schedule

Next Games
7/30vs. Col5:05 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
7/31vs. Col11:20 PT12:20 MT1:20 CT2:20 ET14:20 ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 MST1:20 EST1:50 VEN22:20 UAE1:20 CT
8/1LAD7:10 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
8/2LAD6:10 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
8/3LAD1:10 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
Last Results
7/29vs. ColW 4-3
7/28vs. ColW 4-1
7/27vs. StLL 0-1
7/26vs. StLL 3-6
7/25vs. StLW 7-6
7/24vs. SDL 3-13
7/23vs. SDL 3-8
7/22vs. SDW 6-0
7/20AriL 2-3
7/19AriL 3-9
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Injury Report

7/26N. RamirezSore right triceps (on 15-day DL)
7/24E. JacksonLeft game - right hand cramps (day-to-day)
6/13E. Bonifaciooff 15-day DL
6/2W. Castillooff 15-day DL
5/10Z. Rosscupoff 15-day DL
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Final-1023 456 789 10RHE
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  W: R. Scahill (1-0)   L: W. Wright (0-2)   S: A. Ottavino (1)
  ChC HR: L. Valbuena (8)
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Team Stats

Chicago Cubs Stats
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Anthony Rizzo104388711101512559.284
Starlin Castro105417441132811155.271
Luis Valbuena942933872243731.246
Nate Schierholtz943032860103632.198

John Baker101.0001001.000.00
Neil Ramirez11.500330328.0360.96
Jake Arrieta52.7141515091.0992.18
Kyle Hendricks11.50033019.1142.33
Wesley Wright01.000390030.2262.35
Pedro Strop14.200410238.1432.58
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