The Cubs will shore up their bullpen by calling up Chris Carpenter, a source said.
Daniel Murphy of the New York Mets tops the list.
Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler bucked his trend of struggling in cold weather Monday, getting two hits in the win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Joe Maddon says there's no secret to the Cubs' success: "We're playing good baseball."
Bryant, Hammel, Cubs beat Pirates; fan injured by flying bat
A fan was hit by a flying bat at Wrigley Field and carried from the stands on a stretcher during the Cubs' 4-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo drive in two runs each to lead the Cubs past the Pirates 4-0.
The Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Monday night. Here's a quick look at the game
The Cubs recalled infielder/outfielder Junior Lake on Monday afternoon while sending pitcher Brian Schlitter to Triple-A Iowa
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It's way too early for the Cubs to worry about other teams, but the fact that they're even relevant is a step in the right direction.
Addison Russell comments on his three-RBI game against the Reds and getting to play at Wrigley Field.
Cubs rookie Addison Russell came through with a three-run double in Sunday's 5-2 win over the Reds.
Addison Russell's bases-clearing double propels the Cubs to a 5-2 win over the Reds.
The Cubs beat the Reds 5-2 Sunday afternoon. Here's a quick look at how it happened.
Russell's bases-loaded double leads Cubs over Reds 5-2