CHICAGO (AP) — The owner of the Chicago Cubs publicly threatened for the first time Wednesday to move the team out of Wrigley Field if his plans for a big, new video screen are blocked, saying he needs millions of dollars in ad revenue to help bankroll the renovation of the storied ballpark.
CHICAGO – Theo Epstein's one and only big offseason move while running the Cubs is off to a slow start.
CHICAGO – Darwin Barney and Cody Ransom combined to keep the Chicago Cubs on a roll.
MIAMI – The Chicago Cubs squandered too many scoring opportunities Sunday, and missed their chance at a four-game sweep.
MIAMI – David DeJesus impacted the game with his first and last at-bat.
MIAMI – Anthony Rizzo had two home runs and four RBIs to power the Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night, giving Chicago back-to-back wins for the first time this season.
MIAMI – Luis Valbuena hit a tie-breaking solo home run in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 4-3 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.
CINCINNATI – Another well-pitched game ended in a close loss for the Cubs.
CINCINNATI – Starting pitcher Carlos Villanueva raised his arm toward a clubhouse attendant and twisted his hand, asking him to turn down the blaring music so he could hear reporters’ questions.
CINCINNATI – Jay Bruce hit a tying double and scored on Cesar Izturis’ two-out single in the 13th inning Monday night, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-4 victory that gave the Cubs their fourth straight loss.