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Jon Lester: Is it time for the Chicago Cubs to worry?

Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY SportsJon Lester was the biggest name on the free agent market this past offseason, and there were quite a few teams in the mix to sign him. When everything was said and done, the Chicago Cubs were able to put together the most lucrative deal for him and he agreed to a long-term contract with them. It was a move that brought a ton of excitement to Chicago...
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Cubs’ Jon Lester can’t get first win, but is still creative getting outs

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY SportsThe Chicago Cubs and new ace pitcher Jon Lester couldn’t get the win today against the San Diego Padres, but it wasn’t for a lack of effort. See, Jon Lester CAN throw to first base. He just needs to include his glove: http://t.co/fvpgPOVtUz pic.twitter.com/EKp8kR5UQi — Cut4 (@Cut4) April 19, 2015 That’s definitely the first time I’ve ever...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Female Cubs fan catches foul ball in beer cup, chugs it

A Chicago Cubs fan in the second row of the upper deck at Wrigley Field caught a foul ball in her beer cup and then chugged the beer in the ninth inning Saturday afternoon. The fans name is Krista Dotzenrod, 24, from Minnesota. Ummmm bryant just foul balled in my beer! #chicago #cubs #beer A photo posted by Krista Dotzenrod (@kdotzenrod) on Apr 18, 2015 at 2:08pm PDT ...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cubs’ Rizzo A Contender For 2015 NL MVP

It is an exciting time to be a Chicago Cubs fan right now. The Cubs have the top farm system in the league, a premier manager at the helm, and slowly but surely the Wrigley Field renovations are in motion. At the core of the resurgence is first basemen Anthony Rizzo. When the Cubs take the field Sunday night, Rizzo will begin his third full-time season in Chicago and fifth overall...
Via Baseball Essential
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs: What needs to happen for success in 2015-Part II

If the Chicago Cubs are going to live up to the expectations set this winter by their All-Star first baseman Anthony Rizzo, “We’re going to win the N.L. Central and you can quote me on that”, this young ball club will need to improve on a few things from last season. Chicago Cubs: What needs to happen for success in 2015-Part I Two areas especially critical: getting on base...
Via isportsweb.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs Anthony Rizzo Featured In This Awesome New Video

Majestic Athletics has recently surpassed their 10,000,000th jersey sale, and to commemorate this feat they have enlisted the Chicago Cubs, Anthony Rizzo, for a special event. Not only is Rizzo featured in this awesome new video, fans can also win 2 jersey’s signed by the Cubs all-star as well. Post by Majestic Athletic. Majestic has been a partner of MLB since the 1982...
Via Sports Mockery
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Why The Chicago Cubs Will Be Relevant In 2015

Key word: relevant.  I wasn’t feeling bold enough to say “contenders,” although I really wanted to. Things are looking up on the North Side of the Windy City, and the future may be closer than many people think for the Chicago Cubs and their fans.  Between a mix of young talent and a GM in Theo Epstein who is going to spend some money in the offseason, the Cubbies will...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Teammates mock Rizzo for swinging at pitches that hit him

Your browser does not support iframes. Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is enjoying quite the season in his fourth year in the big leagues. After a disappointing 2013, the 24-year-old has rebounded to hit .284 with a National League-leading 25 home runs so far this season. Rizzo was also the winner of the NL’s […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Rizzo promises homer to cancer patient, hits two

Cubs breakout star Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs on Tuesday night against the Padres, giving him an NL-leading 25 bombs for the season. While the home runs helped the Cubbies win 6-nil and bumped them one game closer to being only 15 games under .500, Rizzo’s power display meant more than anyone realized. Rizzo recently met 22-year-old Mike Kasallis, a 22-year-old Cubs fan who...
Via Next Impulse Sports
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

How the Chicago Cubs will make the playoffs

The Chicago Cubs have not been to the postseason since 2008. It seems to be expected that they will not make it again this year. However, one can’t exactly say they aren’t capable of being a surprise team. The Milwaukee Brewers have won nine in a row and own the best record in baseball. Few, if any, could’ve seen that coming. It remains to be seen if Milwaukee can keep its...
Via isportsweb.com
April 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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