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Minor League Wrap: Iowa back on track, beats Missions 9-5

Iowa Cubs The Iowa Cubs foiled the San Antonio Missions (Brewers), 9-5. Colin Rea improved his record to a league-best 13-3, but his league-leading ERA took a hit as he allowed five runs on seven hits over five innings. Rea walked...

Jose Quintana’s struggles as a Cub are almost exclusively because of Wrigley Field

When the Cubs acquired Jose Quintana in 2017, he had been one of the most consistent starters in the American League for the five previous seasons. He threw 200+ innings in four of those five seasons, and didn’t in the...

Today in 1969 Cubs history: Ken Holtzman throws a no-hitter

Ken Holtzman was pitching in the big leagues for the Cubs at age 19. The next year, 1966, he matched up against Sandy Koufax in what was billed as “The Battle of the Jewish Lefties” and nearly no-hit...

Cubs announce 2020 spring training schedule

Last week, Major League Baseball, the Cubs and other teams had their earliest-ever release of the following year’s schedule. With the release of the 2020 spring training schedule in August, that gives you plenty of time to plan a trip...

2019 Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 124

And so the trip ends on a high note. Technically, the Cubs finally win a road series. This one is a little odd, given two different sites for the games. At this point, we’ll all certainly take it. The...

Baseball history unpacked, August 19

... on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, Bleed Cubbie Blue brings a you a wildly popular Cubs-centric look at baseball’s past. Here’s a handy Cubs timeline, to help you follow along as we review select scenes from the rich tapestry...

Minor League Wrap: Pelicans sweep doubleheader from Red Sox

Iowa Cubs The Iowa Cubs were swept by the Memphis Redbirds (Cardinals), 14-2. Adbert Alzolay started and took the loss after giving up four runs on seven hits over just four innings. Three of the seven hits were solo home runs....

Overflow thread 3: Cubs vs. Pirates, Sunday 8/18, 6:10 CT

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Overflow thread 2: Cubs vs. Pirates, Sunday 8/18, 6:10 CT

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