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CI Recap (4/15/17) – Pirates 8, Cubs 7: That Game Really Blew Hard
April 15th, 2017 at 6:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jake Arrieta and the Cubs celebrated Jackie Robinson Day against the Pirates at a breezy Wrigley Field. The wind was blowing straight out at 20 miles an hour, and, as is often the case on days like Saturday, the offenses had their way. Chicago wasted no time jumping on prized...

Chicago Cubs Reaction: Wasted opportunities cost the Cubs in opener
April 14th, 2017 at 10:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs' Kyle Hendricks wasn't sharp. Neither was the Cubs bullpen. But it was the offense that squandered several chances late that hurt the Cubs the most. Seeing the Chicago Cubs' Kyle Hendricks give up so many runs this early in the season is disheartening. Until you realize this is...

Chicago Cubs: Cubs look to win another series as Pirates invade Wrigley
April 14th, 2017 at 1:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs have won two of three games in each series so far. Will that trend continue? They must defend their turf against the Pittsburgh Pirates. It has not been easy, or pretty. Yet, the Chicago Cubs have managed to win two out of three games in each of the...

Cubs vs. Pirates – Series Preview (Apr 14-16): TV and Game Info, Pitching Matchups, Insights
April 14th, 2017 at 10:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** After the hoopla surrounding the Cubs home-opening series against the Dodgers,  things return to normal this weekend as the Pittsburgh Pirates come to Wrigley Field. The Cubs have posted a very respectable 6-3 record in their first nine games â?? winning all three series â?? and they're looking to keep...

Chicago Cubs News: Another series victory; Five players that will regress
April 14th, 2017 at 8:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** Three series for the Chicago Cubs and three series wins. It's not always been pretty, but the Cubs are playing winning baseball-and they haven't even started hitting the ball consistently yet. Just like last October, the Chicago Cubs had the last laugh on the Los Angeles Dodgers. This wasn't a season-ending series-but...