1. Tucker Barnhart, Reds Agree to 4-Year Contract Extension

    The Cincinnati Reds announced Friday that they agreed to a four-year contract extension with catcher Tucker Barnhart through 2021 with a club option for 2022...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 3,026 reads 0 comments

  2. Chicago Cubs: 5 Players Stepping Up Big in Clutch Playoff-Race Pressure

    At 85-67 entering play Friday, the Chicago Cubs hold a 4.5-game lead over the upstart Milwaukee Brewers in the National League Central. Considering they have 10 games left to play, it's a safe bet they will win the division...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 8,938 reads 0 comments

  3. Reds to Install Additional Safety Netting Beyond Dugouts

    The Cincinnati Reds announced plans Thursday to install protective netting extending past the dugouts at Great American Ball Park beginning in the 2018 season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 505 reads 0 comments

  4. Kyle Schwarber's Comeback from Batting .171 to Lethal Cubs Slugger

    How, exactly, Kyle Schwarber fits into the Chicago Cubs ' many schemes remains a good question. But as they gear up for another World Series run, they can take comfort in at least one thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 19,147 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs' Willson Contreras Suspended 1 Game for Umpire Outburst vs. Cardinals

    Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was suspended two games by Major League Baseball on Saturday for his outburst against an umpire during the Cubs' 8-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday, per Bleacher Report's Scott Miller ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 20,121 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Cubs: September Call-Ups Looking Like Impact Players for 2018

    Winning has come at a cost for the Chicago Cubs , who had already either promoted or traded their blue-chip prospects before MLB 's September roster expansion. Fans of any other team won't shed a tear for the defending champions...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 days ago 5,830 reads 0 comments

  7. Trading Phenom Slugger Eloy Jimenez Will Come Back to Haunt Chicago Cubs

    Recently, Eloy Jimenez visited the Chicago White Sox 's dugout and spoke with reporters . "I truly believe that I can be playing here right now," the 20-year-old said. The numbers back that up: Jimenez hit ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 206,595 reads 0 comments

  8. Reds' Bryan Price Abruptly Pauses Argument with Umpires for 'God Bless America'

    A September game with zero playoff implications could not quell Bryan Price 's anger. After Scooter Gennett got ejected for spiking his helmet in frustration of a called strike three, ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 12 days ago 20,271 reads 0 comments

  9. Jimmy Nelson Ruled out for Season with Shoulder Injury

    The Milwaukee Brewers announced Saturday that starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson suffered a right rotator cuff strain and partial anterior labrum tear and will miss the rest of the 2017 season...

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  10. Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs Odds, Analysis, MLB Betting Pick

    The Chicago Cubs will host the opener of a key National League Central series against the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday as small home favorites at the sportsbooks. The Cubs (77-63) lead the Brewers and St...

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  11. Billy Hamilton Placed on 10-Day DL by Reds with Thumb Injury

    The Cincinnati Reds announced outfielder Billy Hamilton has been placed on the 10-day DL with a fractured left thumb after suffering the injury on Wednesday against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

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  12. Jake Arrieta Ruled Out for 7-10 Days with Hamstring Injury

    Former National League Cy Young winner Jake Arrieta has left the Chicago Cubs with a huge hole in the rotation after suffering an injury to his hamstring...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 2,316 reads 0 comments

  13. Clint Hurdle, Pirates Agree to New 4-Year Contract Extension

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have extended manager Clint Hurdle 's contract Monday to keep him through the 2021 season, the team announced Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 3,552 reads 0 comments

  14. Javier Baez Leaves Game vs. Braves After Suffering Head Injury

    Chicago Cubs utility infielder Javier Baez exited Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves after taking a knee to the head...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 9,018 reads 0 comments

  15. Bryan Price Reportedly Will Return as Reds Manager in 2018

    The Cincinnati Reds will reportedly retain manager Bryan Price for at least one more season. Citing sources, the Cincinnati Enquirer 's C...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 3,392 reads 0 comments

  16. Chicago Cubs: 5 Bold Predictions for the Final Month of the Season

    After spending much of the first half of the season looking up at the Milwaukee Brewers , the Chicago Cubs are finally gaining separation in the National League Central. At 73-60 entering play Friday, they're 3...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 22 days ago 18,901 reads 0 comments

  17. Leonys Martin Reportedly Traded to Cubs for Player to Be Named Later, Cash

    The Chicago Cubs reportedly have added depth to their outfield mix for the stretch run after acquiring Leonys Martin from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 20,705 reads 0 comments

  18. Addison Russell's MRI Reveals Reaggravation of Foot Injury; Could Miss 3 Weeks

    The Chicago Cubs could be without shortstop Addison Russell for another three weeks after he reaggravated his foot injury prior to a rehab appearance on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 336 reads 0 comments

  19. Reds' Joey Votto Gives 6-Year-Old Fan Bat and Jersey After Hitting Home Run

    Joey Votto turned a relatively inconsequential Thursday matinee between the Cincinnati Reds and New York Mets into an unforgettable moment for one young fan...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 23 days ago 1,269 reads 0 comments

  20. Jon Lester Reportedly Will Be Activated from DL Saturday After Lat Injury

    Jon Lester will reportedly return to the mound Saturday against the Atlanta Braves when the Chicago Cubs activate him off the 10-day disabled list, according to the Chicago Sun-Times ' Gordon Wittenmyer ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 24 days ago 1,885 reads 0 comments

  21. Keon Broxton Saves Win for Brewers with Home Run Robbery

    Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Keon Broxton entered Wednesday's game versus the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park in the top of the eighth inning. That proved to be quite the defensive substitution...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 938 reads 0 comments

  22. Wade Davis Sets Cubs Record with 27th Consecutive Save

    Wade Davis earned his 27th straight save with the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday, pitching a scoreless ninth inning in the 4-1 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 25 days ago 2,207 reads 0 comments

  23. Brewers Minor Leaguer Julio Mendez Suffered Cardiac Event After Hit by Pitch

    Julio Mendez, a Milwaukee Brewers minor league infielder, is in critical but stable condition after suffering a "cardiac event" after being hit by a pitch in a game Saturday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 27 days ago 8,313 reads 0 comments

  24. Chicago Cubs: Predicting 5 Impact September Call-Ups for 2017

    The final month of the 2017 MLB season is right around the corner, and with that rosters are set to expand from 25 to 40 players...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 29 days ago 10,514 reads 0 comments

  25. Josh Harrison: 1st MLB Player to End a No-Hit Bid with a Walk-Off Home Run

    Fact: Josh Harrison became the first player in MLB history to end a no-hit bid with a walk-off home run as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 in 10 innings on Wednesday night...

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