Junior Lake hit three of Chicago’s six home runs and finished with six RBIs in a 10-6 victory over an Oakland Athletics split squad.
The Las Vegas rockers offer up a potential song to a star NBA player and discuss how they narrowly averted disaster at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.
The Cubs lost 96 games last season. Young outfielder Junior Lake looks to be part of the turnaround.
Travis Wood pitched a four-hitter over 7 innings and had a home run among his two hits in helping the Chicago Cubs complete a 3-game sweep in San Francisco for the first time in 20 years, beating the Giants 2-1 Sunday.
Nate Schierholtz homered off ex-teammate Sergio Romo with one out in the ninth inning to lift the Cubs to a 1-0 win over the Giants on Saturday night.
Brandon Belt’s baserunning gaffe in the seventh inning cost the Giants a run. His fielding error in the ninth cost the defending World Series champs the game.
Julio Borbon and Junior Lake scored on an error by San Francisco first baseman Brandon Belt in the ninth inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 3-2 win over the Giants on Friday night.
When Alfonso Soriano signed his rich contract with the Chicago Cubs prior to the 2007 season, he pledged that helping the long-suffering franchise end its World Series drought was at the forefront of his decision.
Derek Norris scored on a passed ball with two outs in the seventh inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Thursday.
In what could be a pitchers’ duel Wednesday night in Oakland, Matt Garza goes up against Bartolo Colon, who seeks to extend the longest winning streak of his career.