An injury to a fan hit by a foul ball at PNC Park caused a 23-minute delay in the second inning of a game between the Cubs and Pirates as a woman behind home plate was taken off on a stretcher.
Addison Russell's promotion as the Cubs' starting second baseman is only a question of when, not if.
Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer talks about Kris Bryant's first week in the big leagues and Jon Lester's early-season struggles.
Chicago Cubs rookie slugger Kris Bryant showing patience as he adjusts to pitching in the majors.
Two weeks into the season the Chicago Cubs are right where a lot of people thought they would be at the end of it: around .500.As you would imagine with a 6-5 team there are equally good things to dissect as there are bad.
Tristan H. Cockcroft and Derek Carty will get you ready for daily fantasy baseball by offering advice and answering your questions at 6:15 p.m. ET.
Jon Lester's third start was better than his first two, but he's still looking for his first win after signing a huge deal with the Cubs.
The Chicago Cubs' Jon Lester was unable to hold an early lead and has an ERA of 6.89 after three starts.
Yangervis Solarte hits his first home run of the season in San Diego's 5-2 win against Chicago.
Lester makes nifty play, but loses again as Padres top Cubs
Cubs pitcher Jon Lester took glove work to a whole new level Sunday, apparently solving his issues throwing to first base in the process.
The Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant said he prefers to keep things simple with his game preparation.
In the top of the second inning, Cubs pitcher Jon Lester struggles to retrieve the ball from his glove and decides to throw the entire glove with the ball inside it to Anthony Rizzo at first base to tag out Padres shortstop Clint Barmes.
The Padres lost to the Cubs 7-6 in 11 innings on Saturday.
The Cubs catcher hits two home runs and Joe Maddon pulls some motivation out of his bag of tricks in an 11-inning victory.
Kris Bryant got his first hits and his first RBI, Miguel Montero had two home runs and Starlin Castro drove in the game winner in the 11th.
Late charge falls short for San Diego
Kris Bryant got a standing ovation for his first major league hit and reached base five times Saturday in the Chicago Cubs' 7-6, 11-inning win over the San Diego Padres.
Maddon likes coaching young players and dealing with a top prospect's debut is nothing new for the veteran manager.
Martinez went rooting around the sticks and branches and says he found a ball that the ivy never yielded.
The Baseball Tonight crew discusses Kris Bryant's debut with the Cubs.
The Cubs' rookie went hitless in his much-anticipated debut, but still enjoyed taking it all in at a Wrigley lovefest.
It was a tough first game for the Cubs phenom as social media captures Bryant's debut in real time.
Debut doesn't go quite as planned for Cubs third baseman, but there will be plenty more highs to go along with the lows.
Kris Bryant and Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon discuss Bryant's debut with the Cubs.
Cubs @ Pirates
PNC Park - Tue 4/21