Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta, center, poses in pajamas with teammates following a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Los Angeles. Arrieta threw a no-hitter in the game as the Cubs won 2-0. The players are wearing pajamas for an overnight flight to Chicago after finishing a six-game West Coast trip.

Champagne and PJs for pitching a no-hitter (sign us up)

Jake Arrieta had been building toward this moment. He’d come achingly close to holding opponents hitless three times last year in a breakout season with the Chicago Cubs. Finally, it happened. And near Hollywood, no […]

08/31/2015

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Arrieta pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgers

Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night. Arrieta (17-6) struck out […]

08/30/2015

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon watches from the dugout during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Cubs will don 1-piece pajamas at end of West Coast trip

With the Cubs wrapping up a six-game West Coast trip, it was time for manager Joe Maddon to break out the pajamas. PJs for the Cubbies? Yep. Known for coming up with inventive themed apparel […]

08/30/2015

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Jose Peraza hits a double to score Carl Crawford during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Los Angeles, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015.

Dodgers score 4 runs in 7th to beat Cubs 5-2

Clayton Kershaw leads with his arm not his mouth. Yet ever since the Dodgers’ ace spoke up after they lost a season-high fifth straight game last weekend, the NL West leaders have been rolling. It […]

08/30/2015

Clayton Kershaw struck out 14 Cubs on his way to his 11th win of the season. Dodgers beat the Cubs, 4-1. (photo by Eric Geller)

VIDEO: Clayton Kershaw post game after Dodgers beat Cubs, 4-1

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw struck out a season-high 14 batters leading Los Angeles to a 4-1 win over the Chicago Cubs in the first of a three game set at Chavez Ravine. It was the […]

08/28/2015

Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero, right, takes a wild pitch up under the mask as Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner watches during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Los Angeles. Chase Utley scored on a throwing error to third by Montero.

Kershaw strikes out 14 in Dodgers’ 4-1 win over Cubs

Clayton Kershaw struck out a season high-tying 14 to win for the first time in three outings and the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 Friday night in the series opener. […]

08/28/2015

Justin Turner, Adrian Gonzalez

Turner helps Dodgers beat Cubs 5-2

Justin Turner had the best season of his career last year with the Los Angeles Dodgers, and then he kept working on his swing over the winter. All that hard work is paying off. Turner […]

06/24/2015

Cubs running to catch fly ball

Cubs beat Dodgers 1-0 in 10 innings for 4th straight win

Facing a five-man infield with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, Chris Denorfia did exactly what he wanted to do. Denorfia hit a game-ending sacrifice fly, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles […]

06/23/2015

Adrian Gonzalez

Fan makes catch in front of Gonzalez while holding baby

A man holding a baby made a great barehanded catch over the glove of Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez on Tuesday night, prompting a replay review. With two out and none on in the second […]

06/23/2015

Umpire crew Clayton Kershaw

Steve Lyons: Cubs manager Maddon’s argument was more of a ploy than anything else

Nine-year MLB vet, former Dodger, and currently Red Sox Broadcaster, Steve Lyons joined The Home Team to talk about the lights out situation at last night’s game between the Dodgers and the Cubs at Wrigley Field. The game was delayed […]

06/23/2015

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