Fourth of July Weekend to Feature Fireworks at Wrigley Field

Budweiser Bleachers to Host Celebratory Toast July 3 – Fireworks to Headline July 4 Celebration – Kids Sundays Continue with Family Fun July 5 The Cubs invite fans to watch America’s pastime, honor military heroes and celebrate the Fourth of July weekend at Wrigley Field. The team will lead a celebratory toast to the enhanced […]


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Cubs Set to Call-Up RHP Donn Roach to Start Saturday in St. Louis

According to multiple reports, the Cubs will call-up RHP Donn Roach from Triple-A Iowa to make the start Saturday against the Cardinals. The Cubs will not announce the necessary moves to add RHP Donn Roach to the roster until Saturday. Reports indicated the Cubs are hoping Tsuyoshi Wada will not miss more than one turn […]


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Cubs Announce Signing OF Donnie Dewees, OF D.J. Wilson and 11 Draft Picks

The Cubs announced Thursday the team signed OF Donnie Dewees, OF D.J. Wilson and 11 other draft picks including LHP Tyler Peitzmeier. The Cubs have signed eight of the team’s first 10 round picks in the draft. Donnie Dewees and D.J. Wilson both signed over-slot deals. Dewees signed for $1.7 million ($1,292,100 pick value) and […]


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Kyle Schwarber and Carl Edwards Jr. to Represent the Cubs in SiriusXM Radio Futures Game

The rosters for the upcoming SiriusXM Radio Futures Game were released Thursday and the Cubs will be represented by two of its top prospects. C Kyle Schwarber and RHP Carl Edwards Jr. were named to the U.S. Team. The SiriusXM Radio Futures Game is part of the All-Star Game festivities and will take place on […]


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Cubs Shut Down RHP Jacob Turner

Theo Epstein announced Wednesday afternoon that RHP Jacob Turner has been shut down indefinitely. Turner was on a rehab assignment with Double-A Tennessee when his elbow flared up. Epstein did not say how long the Cubs think it will be before Turner is able to resume throwing. Jacob Turner made two starts for Double-A Tennessee. […]


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Cubs Agree to Terms with Second Round Pick OF Donnie Dewees

According to a report from Jonathan Mayo, the Cubs have agreed to terms with second round pick, OF Donnie Dewees. Jonathan Mayo reported Tuesday night, the Cubs signed Donnie Dewees for $1.7 million, which would be $407,900 over the $1,292,100 allotment for the Cubs second round pick. The Cubs have not announced signing OF Donnie […]


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From the Wire: Cubs Option C Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa, Recall OF Matt Szczur from Triple-A Iowa

The Cubs made two roster moves official Monday. The Cubs optioned C Kyle Schwarber to Triple-A Iowa and OF Matt Szczur was recalled to take the spot on the active roster. With Monday’s two roster moves, the Cubs 25-man roster currently consists of 13 pitchers (five starters, eight relievers) and 12 position players. Matt Szczur […]


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Cubs Announce Hornitos Tequila Naming Rights Partner of Left Field Group Space

Cubs Host the Dodgers During Four-Game Series (June 22-25) – Cubs Sign Hornitos as Naming Rights Partner of Left Field Group Space, Becomes Official Tequila of the Chicago Cubs Following a five-game road trip, the Cubs will return home to Wrigley Field to host the Dodgers (June 22-25). The Hornitos Hacienda—formerly the Left Field Well—will […]


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Cubs Announce Signing OF Ian Happ, and Nine Draft Picks

The Cubs made it official Thursday. The team announced the signing of first round draft pick, OF/2B Ian Happ. The Cubs did not disclose the terms of his contract. According to multiple reports, the Cubs signed Happ for $3 million. The slot allotment for the No. 9 pick in the draft was $3,351,000. The Cubs […]


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Cubs Kick Off Read Around the Bases Summer Reading Program

Cubs Players Supplied Books and Launched Summer Reading Program with Chicago Elementary Students The Cubs completed the Read Around the Bases kickoff this week with stops at Greeley Elementary School, Casals School of Excellence and Jacob Beidler Elementary School. Cubs’ players Justin Grimm, Kyle Hendricks and Mike Baxter officially launched the summer reading program by […]


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