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Chicago Cubs 2012

Cubs Beat Astros 5-4, Complete Worst Season Since 1966

AP | Posted 10.04.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The Houston Astros ended their National League tenure with a result that's become familiar: a loss. The Astros set a franchise record for ...

Cubs Wilt In 3-1 Loss To Reds

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 09.19.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs looked sluggish after a late night at Wrigley Field, and Cincinnati Reds starter Homer Bailey made the most of their sleep...

Rizzo Leads Cubs To 13-9 Win Over Pirates

AP | Posted 09.17.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Anthony Rizzo had another series of firsts. The toughest for him to conquer was the curtain call. Rizzo hit two home runs and drove in six...

Astros Beat Cubs In 1-0 Win

AP | KRISTIE RIEKEN | Posted 09.12.2012 | Chicago

HOUSTON -- Jimmy Paredes singled and scored an unearned run in the third inning and the Houston Astros beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Tuesday night. It...

Cubs Allow 6 Homers In Loss To Nationals

AP | Posted 09.06.2012 | Chicago

WASHINGTON -- It's been a long season for first-year Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum, and it's not over yet. Sveum's team yielded six Washington home...

Cubs Botch Golden Opportunity To Top Rockies

AP | Posted 08.26.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs were trailing by one when they put runners on first and second with one out in the seventh. It was a golden opportunity to...

Cubs End 4-Game Losing Streak

AP | Posted 10.25.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Joe Mather took advantage of a rare start with a go-ahead single during a three-run rally in the eighth inning Friday and the Chicago ...

Cubs Swept By Brewers In 3-Game Series

AP | CHRIS JENKINS | Posted 08.23.2012 | Chicago

MILWAUKEE -- Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum might find all the strikeouts a little easier to take if his team was hitting for more power. Cubs batte...

Cubs Lose To Astros, Volstad's Winless Skid Reaches 23

AP | Posted 08.15.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Chris Volstad is not thinking about his winless skid. He's just trying to make better pitches. Volstad gave up a three-run homer to Brett ...

Samardzija Strikes Out 11 In Cubs' Win Over Astros

AP | Posted 10.14.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Jeff Samardzija struck out a career high-tying 11 in seven innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Houston Astros 7-1 on Monday night. ...

Cubs Lose Seventh Straight Game

AP | Posted 10.08.2012 | Chicago

SAN DIEGO — It seems like the Chicago Cubs can do nothing right. Despite a solid pitching performance from Jeff Samardzija, the Cubs failed to ...

Cubs Lose 3-1 To Dodgers

AP | Posted 10.05.2012 | Chicago

LOS ANGELES — Top draft picks Brett Jackson and Josh Vitters got a typical Chicago Cubs' welcome to the major leagues: Chicago blew three leads ...

Cubs Fall To Dodgers 6-1

AP | Posted 10.04.2012 | Chicago

LOS ANGELES — Now that the non-waiver trading deadline has passed, one thing is certain for the Chicago Cubs: The final two months of the season...

Rizzo, Barney Impress In Cubs Win Over Pirates

AP | Posted 09.30.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro homered during a nine-run fifth inning and the Chicago Cubs routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 14-4 Monday...

Samardzija Leads Cubs To 2-0 Win Over Pirates

AP | Posted 09.23.2012 | Chicago

PITTSBURGH — Jeff Samardzija gave up one hit over eight innings and Alfonso Soriano hit two run-scoring doubles as the Chicago Cubs cooled off t...

Cubs Top Marlins: Soriano Homers, Maholm Pitches 8 Innings

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 07.20.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Mark Buehrle was back on the mound in Chicago on Thursday, and the first four innings were a reminder of the left-hander's impressive run a...

Wood Struggles In Cubs' 9-5 Loss To The Marlins

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 07.18.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Travis Wood was sailing along. Then, in a flash, that changed. Carlos Lee hit a grand slam and the Miami Marlins beat the Cubs 9-5 on Tues...

Cubs Fall To Braves 7-3, Garza Gives Up 3 Homers

AP | CHARLES ODUM | Posted 07.06.2012 | Chicago

ATLANTA -- Matt Garza's marathon first inning and the steamy conditions led to one short outing for the right-hander. Garza gave up a pair of two-run...

Cubs Fall 10-3 To Braves, Volstad Loses Again

AP | CHARLES ODUM | Posted 07.04.2012 | Chicago

ATLANTA -- The Chicago Cubs hoped Chris Volstad would return from the minors a better pitcher, more mature and better equipped to avoid big innings. ...

Cubs Beat Astros 3-2, Rizzo Hits First Homer With Cubs

AP | RICK GANO | Posted 08.31.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Anthony Rizzo hit his first homer with the Cubs, a two-run go-ahead shot in the fifth inning, and Chicago beat the Houston Astros 3-2 ...

Cubs Top Tigers, Thanks To Detroit Errors

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 08.13.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Darwin Barney had three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs used shortstop Jhonny Peralta's two throwing errors in the eighth inning to push acr...

Cubs Lose To Giants, Cutting Comeback Short

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 08.02.2012 | Chicago

SAN FRANCISCO — Cubs manager Dale Sveum moved regular leadoff man David DeJesus down to the No. 3 hole and he delivered with a monster home run....

Quinn: State Funding For Wrigley Renovations 'Not In The Cards'

Posted 04.09.2012 | Chicago

While Mayor Rahm Emanuel has vocalized his support for carving out some of the cash-strapped city's budget to offset Wrigley Field renovations, Illino...

A New Year, A New Menu For Cubs Fans

Posted 04.05.2012 | Chicago

Wrigleyville will awaken from its offseason slumber Thursday with the Chicago Cubs' opening day game against the Washington Nationals. This year's ...