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  • Jesse White 54 years of mentoring through tumbling team
    Jesse White 54 years of mentoring youth through tumbling team
    In almost 80 years of life, Jesse White has accomplished more in his lifetime than most could ever imagine. From minor league baseball to Illinois Secretary of State, White has dedicated his life to the embetterment of others. Charming and...
  • Cubs trade Jackson to Arizona
    Cubs trade Jackson to Arizona
    Last Thursday night, the Chicago Cubs traded former 2009 first round draft pick, outfielder, Brett Jackson, to the Arizona Diamondbacks for minor league right handed pitcher, Blake Cooper.Cooper was drafted in 2010 by Arizona in the 12th round. He...
  • Cubs call up Baez
    Cubs call up Baez
    The Chicago Cubs announced on Monday that they are calling up number two prospect, Javier Baez from Triple-A Iowa. He will be joining the team in Colorado for a series against the Rockies starting last night. He was penciled in at 2nd base with...
  • Cubs designate Barney for assignment
    Cubs designate Barney for assignment
    Something had to give last month on the 22nd, with the emergence of Rookie, Arismendy Alcantara, who has been playing well at 2nd base and in center field too, and at the time the team also had Emilio Bonifacio coming off the D.L. Bonifacio was...
  • Yankees designate former Cub Soriano for assignment
    Yankees designate former Cub Soriano for assignment
    The New York Yankees on Sunday announced that they had designated former Cub Alfonso Soriano for assignment, which means they have 10 days to trade, release, or place him on waivers. His average had dropped to .221 this season, and his power...
  • Cubs select Schwarber with 4th pick
    Cubs select Schwarber with 4th pick
    After missing out on a high school pitching phenom, the Chicago Cubs decided to draft the best hitter in last Thursday’s draft, who is Indiana’s Kyle Schwarber, who plays mostly catcher, but outfield too.“We thought Kyle was the...
  • Cubs sign Ramirez as player/coach
    Cubs sign Ramirez as player/coach
    Through the years, the Chicago Cubs have brought in guys like Larry Bowa, Ron Cey, Rich Gossage, Gary Gaetti, and Kenny Lofton to not only contribute on the field, but to be strong influences on younger players in the clubhouse. These players also...
  • Cubs celebrate 100 years of Wrigley without Sosa
    Cubs celebrate 100 years of Wrigley without Sosa
    A few days ago, the Chicago Cubs celebrated the 100th anniversary of when their ballpark, Wrigley field, was first built. They wore throwback uniforms of the Chicago Federals, who were the original occupants of the stadium when it was first built,...
  • Former Cubs Dunston's son playing for Cougars
    Former Cub Dunston's son playing for Cougars
    Hopefully in the future, the sign made by a couple of Chicago Cubs fans back in 1989 that updated former Cubs All-Star Shortstop, Shawon Dunston’s batting average on a daily basis called the Shawon-O-Meter will be coming back to the left...
  • Cubs Jackson looking to rebound
    Cubs Jackson looking to rebound
    The Chicago Cubs have some of the top prospects in the game: Third Baseman, Kris Bryant, Shortstop, Javier Baez, and Outfielders Albert Almora, and Jorge Soler. Now that spring training has started, Centerfielder, Brett Jackson, is on a mission to...
  • Jose Veras
    Cubs sign Veras
    Heading into the off-season, there were rumors that the Cubs would not re-sign Closer, Kevin Gregg, even though he saved 33 games. Instead they would hand the job over to Reliever, Pedro Strop. Well half of that is true, they are not going to...
  • WGN Radio
    Cubs radio job down to two
    We’ve heard the list of candidates rumored to replace Keith Moreland in the Cubs' radio booth alongside Pat Hughes. Former Cub players like Dave Otto, Rick Sutcliffe, Mark Grace, Doug Glanville, and Kerry Wood, have all been among the...
  • Rick Renteria
    Cubs name Renteria as Manager
    After interviews with a few candidates, and being rejected by their number one choice, Yankees Manager Joe Girardi, the Cubs have finally decided on their 53rd manager in their history, and that is 51-year-old Rick Renteria. He spent the past 6...
  • Moreland resigns
    WGN radio’s Cubs color man, Moreland, resigns
    WGN radio said today that former Cub, and Cubs radio color guy, Keith Moreland has resigned to spend more time with his family in Texas.He was hired in February of 2011 to replace the very popular Ron Santo, who had passed away the previous...
  • Tiger at Big Cat Rescue
    American voters support nationwide ban of big cat private ownership
    Tampa's Big Cat Rescue has been involved in the big cat coalition that was formed in July 2011 to address the big cat crisis in America. The coalition was a subset of a larger group, called the International Tiger Coalition, which was formed...