9/2/2014 | Epstein discusses futures of Soler, Baez and Bryant
Jorge Soler has made a strong first impression, Javier Baez is learning on the job, and Kris Bryant is headed home. It's all part of the development process for the trio of highly touted Cubs prospects.
9/2/2014 | Rizzo sidelined indefinitely with low back strain
An MRI revealed Anthony Rizzo has a mild low back strain and he will be sidelined indefinitely, although the Cubs first baseman said if he's shut down for the year, he can accept that.
9/2/2014 | Struggling Crew hopes Garza can shut down Cubs
The Brewers will turn to Matt Garza today as they hope to snap a seven-game losing streak. Kyle Hendricks will try to notch a sweep and keep Milwaukee in a rut at Wrigley Field.
9/2/2014 | Cubs' bats break out, take series from reeling Crew
The Brewers probably wish they could take a mulligan Tuesday. Jake Arrieta scattered five hits over six innings, rookie Arismendy Alcantara belted a two-run homer, and the Cubs scored two runs on back-to-back errors by shortstop Elian Herrera in the first inning to post a 7-1 victory over the Brewers.
9/2/2014 | Vizcaino among seven added to Cubs' roster
The Cubs added seven players for the final month of the regular season, including right-handed pitchers Brian Schlitter, Dan Straily and Arodys Vizcaino. The team also recalled left-handed pitcher Zac Rosscup and outfielder Junior Lake, and selected the contracts of pitcher Eric Jokisch and catcher Rafael Lopez from Triple-A Iowa.
9/1/2014 | Bryant edges Gallo in Minor League home run race
There is a new Minor League home run king. Cubs' No. 1 prospect Kris Bryant edged Rangers' No. 1 prospect Joey Gallo, 43-42, in the season-long home run derby they had been waging from afar, as the Minor League's regular season came to a close Monday.