Travis Wood


PHOENIX – The Cubs have been in stealth mode since setting off fireworks on the Fourth of July, making a blockbuster deal with the Oakland A’s that forced everyone in baseball to pay attention.


Theo Epstein had enough self-awareness and message-control savvy to make a prediction during a spring-training session with Cubs beat writers in 2012.


By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) Chris Johnson can rest easy during the All-Star break. He earned a couple days off.


The Cubs couldn’t touch Brandon Cumpton on Sunday. And when he finally came out of the game, the Cubs couldn’t capitalize.