James Russell


James Russell has the most appearances by a left-handed pitcher in Cubs franchise history.

But that doesn't matter now.

In September, nothing matters but winning.


The Cubs finalized their first wave of September call-ups on Tuesday, recalling infielder Javier Baez and Tsuyoshi Wada from Triple-A Iowa.


Outside of October, Jake Arrieta probably couldn’t have found a bigger and better stage than “Sunday Night Baseball” at Dodger Stadium to show the country he’s one of the game’s best pitchers.


It doesn't matter if the Cubs arrived a year early in the rebuild or not.


ATLANTA — While other playoff contenders scramble to acquire relief pitching before the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline, the Cubs are on track to add a reinforcement to their bullpen by as