Tag Archives: Chicago Cubs

  • Kyle Schwarber Hits Ball Very Far, Cubs Advance To NLCS (Videos)

    Kyle Schwarber Hits Ball Very Far, Cubs Advance To NLCS (Videos)

    The Chicago Cubs needed a win on Tuesday during Game 4 of the NLDS in order to clinch their first playoff series triumph since 2003 and advance to the National League Championship. They did just that, earning a 6-4 victory over the Cards that was capped off by this Kyle Schwarber moonshot in the bottom of […]

  • Jake Arrieta Rides His Bike Around Wrigleyville Before Game 3 Start (Pic)

    Jake Arrieta Rides His Bike Around Wrigleyville Before Game 3 Start (Pic)

    How does Jake Arrieta get himself prepared for his first ever start in an MLB Divisional Playoff Series?  By riding a bike around Wrigleyville, apparently. The following photo was posted under the Subreddit r/Cubs, and not surprisingly, Chicago Cubs fans weren’t thrilled about seeing their team’s prolific ace riding around without his helmet:

  • Sean Rodriguez Gets Ejected, Boxes Cooler During NL Wild Card (Videos)

    Sean Rodriguez Gets Ejected, Boxes Cooler During NL Wild Card (Videos)

    The Pittsburgh Pirates had no answer for Jake Arrieta during tonight’s NL Wild Card Game, as they managed to muster just four hits and zero runs against the Cubs’ ace, en route to a 4-0 loss. They even tried to hit Arrieta during his seventh inning plate appearance, but not even that could throw the righty […]

  • Kyle Schwarber Crushes Two-Run Homer That Lands Outside PNC Park (Video)

    Kyle Schwarber Crushes Two-Run Homer That Lands Outside PNC Park (Video)

    The Chicago Cubs lead the Pittsburgh Pirates by a score of 4-0 through seven innings of tonight’s NL Wild Card matchup. Half of their lead came via this Kyle Schwarber two-run blast in the top of the third that cleared the stands in the outfield at PNC Park and landed in the Allegheny River: Your browser does […]

  • Could This Be The Cubs’ Year? This Pic Will Make You Think So…

    Could This Be The Cubs’ Year? This Pic Will Make You Think So…

    The Chicago Cubs are currently leading the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 in the third inning of the NL Wild Card Game. Could this be the start of something special for the Cubbies this postseason?  It’s probably too early to begin assuming that—heck, it wouldn’t surprise anyone if they ended up blowing this game in typical Cubs fashion. […]

  • Cole Hamels Throws No-Hitter vs. Cubs (Video)

    Cole Hamels Throws No-Hitter vs. Cubs (Video)

    With everyone expecting the Philadelphia Phillies to trade Cole Hamels any day now, the left-handed starting pitcher did the team a huge favor and upped his trade value by no-hitting the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. Hamels needed 129 pitches to get through all nine innings, in which he allowed just two walks while striking out 13 […]