Cubs Press Releases
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Cubs Authentics introduces Wrigley Field Collection
Cubs Authentics, the Cubs' official provider of game-used and authenticated memorabilia, has introduced the Wrigley Field Collection for fans looking to collect unique items from the historic ballpark.
Cubs select the contract of right-hander C.J. Edwards
The Chicago Cubs today selected the contract of right-handed pitcher C.J. Edwards from Double-A Tennessee. Chicago's 40-man roster now stands at 39 players.
Cubs acquire infielder Tommy La Stella
The Chicago Cubs today acquired infielder Tommy La Stella from the Atlanta Braves, as well as Atlanta's number four international signing bonus slot, for right-handed pitcher Arodys Vizcaino and three international signing bonus slots (slot numbers two, three and four).
Cubs to move 2015 season opener to Sunday, April 5
The Chicago Cubs and ESPN today announced that the 2015 opener at Wrigley Field has been moved to Sunday, April 5 to accommodate Major League Baseball's Opening Night and an exclusive national television broadcast. The game vs. the St. Louis Cardinals is scheduled to start at 7:05 p.m. and air on ESPN2.
Cubs claim Donn Roach off waivers from Padres
The Chicago Cubs today claimed right-handed pitcher Donn Roach off waivers from the San Diego Padres.
Cubs name Joe Maddon Manager, agree to terms on five-year contract
The Chicago Cubs today named Joe Maddon the 54th manager in franchise history, agreeing to terms on a five-year contract through the 2019 season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cubs, left-handed pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada agree to terms on 2015 contract
The Chicago Cubs and left-handed pitcher Tsuyoshi Wada today agreed to terms on a 2015 major league contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cubs Fire Manager Rick Renteria
The Chicago Cubs today announced that the club has fired manager Rick Renteria. Renteria, the 53rd manager in franchise history, led the club for the 2014 season after being named to the position on November 7, 2013.
Chicago Cubs Host 1060 Project Groundbreaking Ceremony at Wrigley Field
The Chicago Cubs and Ricketts family hosted Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Major League Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig, former Cubs pitchers Milt Pappas and Kerry Wood, city and state officials, community and corporate partners and representatives from the project team at today's groundbreaking ceremony for Wrigley Field's long-awaited expansion and restoration, now titled The 1060 Project.