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Need for Speed: Rizzo Continues to Steal Bags
July 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Joe Maddon was brought to Chicago to shake things up, first and foremost, and after just 19 games it’s safe to say that he is doing just that. Coming into the 2015 season people expected Anthony Rizzo to match, or even exceed, his career highs in home runs, runs...

CUBS NEWS: Rizzo Wins Heart & Hustle Award
July 22nd, 2015 at 11:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** CUBS NEWS: Announced this week, Anthony Rizzo has been named the Chicago Cubs’ recipient of the Heart & Hustle Award by the MLBPAA. The Heart & Hustle Award is given each year to the player on each team who most embodies the true spirit of the game through passion,...

Despite Loss, Rizzo Continues to Hit
June 20th, 2015 at 12:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs fell to the Minnesota Twins by a score of 7-2 on Friday but Anthony Rizzo was not at fault. the Cubs' slugging first baseman deposited two more long balls into the bleachers in his 2-4 effort, giving him now 14 on the season. From a power...

Tennessee Bash Brothers Will Force Cubs’ Hand Sooner Rather than Later
May 5th, 2015 at 3:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** The next wave of big bats to come through the Chicago Cubs’ minor league system is making a statement here it the first month of the 2015 season. Kyle Schwarber and Dan Vogelbach, the bash brothers of the Tennessee Smokies (AA), have come on strong and look to force Theo...

Under Maddon, Rizzo Ties Career-High in Just 19 Games
April 29th, 2015 at 11:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** Joe Maddon was brought to Chicago to shake things up, first and foremost, and after just 19 games it’s safe to say that he is doing just that. Coming into the 2015 season people expected Anthony Rizzo to match, or even exceed, his career highs in home runs, runs...