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  • Opening day at Wrigley Field

    Opening day at Wrigley Field
    The rain held off enough to start Friday's home opener on time, and a game-time temperature of 41 degrees was warm enough for most Cubs fans to deal with. But many in the crowd of 41,358 left by the seventh inning of a 6-3 loss to Pittsburgh, and the...
  • D'backs down Dempster, Cubs to avert sweep

    D'backs down Dempster, Cubs to avert sweep
    Shortly after learning two starting pitchers were being placed on the disabled list, the Chicago Cubs had to regroup to play the Diamondbacks Wednesday in the finale of the opening homestand. "I feel bad for the guys involved, but it's part of the deal,"...
  • Cubs to honor Ron Santo with Wrigley Field statue this summer

    Cubs to honor Ron Santo with Wrigley Field statue this summer
    The Cubs Convention resumed Saturday morning at the Hilton Chicago with news that the team plans to unveil a statue Aug. 10 honoring Ron Santo, who died in December. That was followed by the sometimes combative but always entertaining question-and-answer...
  • Cubs, Astros rained out of batting practice

    Cubs, Astros rained out of batting practice
    The tarp went on the Wrigley Field infield before the Cubs and Astros had a chance to take batting practice Friday morning. When the game does start, Cubs manager Mike Quade willl go with what has become his "everyday" lineup against right-handers with...
  • Rain again cancels Cubs' batting practice

    Rain again cancels Cubs' batting practice
    Rain canceled Cubs batting practice Friday and Saturday -- and the Cubs won both games. Sunday's also was rained out, as the blue tarp protected against light rain. The Cubs hoped to play this game, because Matt Garza was to face winless Astros'...
  • Campana, Colvin in vs. Braves' Derek Lowe

    Campana, Colvin in vs. Braves' Derek Lowe
    Tony Campana starts in center field and Tyler Colvin in right field against Braves' right-hander Derek Lowe, as Cubs manager Mike Quade tries to get left-handed bats into the lineup. Carlos Pena starts at first base and bats cleanup for another lefty bat...
  • Carlos Pena claimed but probably going nowhere

    Carlos Pena claimed but probably going nowhere
    Carlos Pena reportedly has been claimed on waivers, but he is not expected to be going anywhere unless the Cubs are overwhelmed by a deal. The Yankees reportedly claimed Pena, but the Cubs don't seem willing to move him, in part because they owe him...
  • Cubs use right-handed lineup vs. Brewers LHP Wolf

    Cubs use right-handed lineup vs. Brewers LHP Wolf
    MILWAUKEE -- The Cubs have an all-right-handed lineup in place for Friday night's game against Brewers lefty Randy Wolf. That means Reed Johnson replaces Tyler Colvin in right field and Jeff Baker plays first base for Carlos Pena and bats cleanup for...
  • Colvin, Pena back in Cubs lineup vs. Brewers

    Colvin, Pena back in Cubs lineup vs. Brewers
    It is back to putting left-handers back in the Cubs lineup Saturday, as Carlos Pena returns to his cleanup role and Tyler Colvin bats fifth against the Brewers' Yovani Gallardo. The rest of the Cubs lineup remains the same as it has been lately,...
  • Soto gets breather in Cubs' finale vs. Brewers

    Soto gets breather in Cubs' finale vs. Brewers
    Catcher Geovany Soto has Sunday off, which might be a welcome respite considering he is hitless in his last 19 at-bats. Koyie Hill will catch the finale of the three-game series against the Brewers. The rest of the Cubs' lineup is the same as Saturday...
  • Colvin, Pena in Cubs lineup vs. Pirates

    Colvin, Pena in Cubs lineup vs. Pirates
    Tyler Colvin is in right field and Carlos Pena at first base as the Cubs face the Pirates and right-hander Ross Ohlendorf Saturday. Casey Coleman takes the mound for the Cubs, who are trying to avoid losing the first series of September. The lineup:...
  • Quade wakes up, now who's next? Hello, Tom Ricketts

    Mike Quade came to the conclusion that the Cubs are no longer contending. Quite the epiphany when you’ve hovering around 20 games under .500 for months, huh? Quade claimed the Cubs were in position to get back in the race if they had a good run...