As the Royals and Giants get set to face off in the World Series, baseball Insiders Patrick Mooney and Dan Hayes break down the Top 10 Chicago story lines from the Fall Classic.
The $575 million Wrigley Field renovation project is officially underway. Check out some photos of Phase 1 of construction.
The Cubs have their outfield set on paper - Jorge Soler, Arismendy Alcantara, Chris Coghlan - but Theo Epstein's front office will still look for upgrades and depth this winter.

Team talk

  • 4y
    Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry has met with four potential managerial candidates already this offseason and says he wants to have his search for a new manager wrapped up by November.
  • 4y
    The Cubs' brass did a lot of research to determine how to price tickets at Wrigley Field next year. One of the things taken into question was the cause of the empty seats and whether price affected those or not.
  • 4y
    Andrew Cashner, Tyler Colvin and Starlin Castro all made big splashes during their rookie seasons for the Cubs.'s Patrick Mooney takes a look around MLB at some other high-profile rookies.
  • 4y
    Dusty Baker's Reds used a strong finish to the 2009 season as a launching pad for their NL Central championship in 2010. Could one of Baker's call-ups - Mike Quade - see the same result for the Cubs in 2011?
  • 4y
    Tom Ricketts has stated that the Cubs payroll will be lowered from the 145 million mark it was this season. Patrick Mooney breaks down how it will affect the team including Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Zambrano.
  • 4y
    Mike Quade took his opportunity as interim manager and ran with it, leading the Cubs to a 24-13 record while they won eight of 12 series. Under Lou Piniella, the team won just 11 of 40 series.
  • 4y
    The Cubs had a chance to sweep the Houston Astros in the series and season finale Sunday with Ryan Dempster on the mound. Neither Dempster nor the Cubs offense could keep up as they fell 4-0 Sunday.


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. SweeneyStrained left hamstring (on 60-day DL)
8/26A. RizzoLeft game - lower back tightness (day-to-day)
8/23J. RuggianoLeft ankle surgery - out for season (on 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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