The 37-year-old reliever won't pitch for at least 15 days; he's on the disabled list.
More tickets were sold and more people showed up for the just-completed homestand against the Rockies and Mets. But both numbers are still down from similar dates in previous years.
There's a team out there with relief pitchers piling onto the DL with injuries. Perhaps they could be interested in a certain Cubs reliever?
The Cubs now have a website -- separate from, but associated with, cubs.com -- for information about the Wrigley Field renovation project.
The Cubs have locked up their star young first baseman for six seasons beyond this year, with two more team option years.
Before I begin, I want to ask a favor of you, the BCB reader. If you are not interested in this topic, please move on to another post. Some people are interested in Cubs attendance, and this post...
There will soon be more games at Wrigley Field under the lights. This is a good thing for the team, and it won't impact the neighborhood -- much.
Ian Stewart was optioned to Iowa Friday, and had 72 hours to report. He took that CBA-permitted time. But... he was already with the team. What's up with that?
The Cubs are making a switch in outfield reserves, according to several Twitter reports Sunday night.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is going to introduce the Cubs' proposal for more night games to the Chicago City Council next week. Let the show begin!
This isn't serious. But it shows how minor-league teams can get your attention with clever marketing ideas.
It wasn't a thing of beauty, but all indications are that Matt Garza had a successful first rehab start of the season.
Here you can see all the Cubs' plans for Wrigley Field and the surrounding area. Tom Ricketts said the club might have to "consider" moving if they don't get all of this. Do you believe him?
Where will Cubs games go after the WGN-TV contract expires after 2014? Here are some more thoughts on this topic.
The Cubs have already had two home postponements due to the awful weather this month. Here are details on the makeup date for the interleague matchup with Texas, along with some other schedule changes.
Discussions are ongoing about various parts of the Cubs' Wrigley renovation proposal. The current hot topic: night games.
Recently, it was announced that a hotel would be constructed adjacent to the Cubs' new spring-training complex. But now, there's a catch.
Some of the worst baseball-season weather in recent memory resulted in some of the smallest crowds at Wrigley Field in more than a decade, during the Cubs' first homestand of 2013.
Some federal tax credits could be available to the Ricketts family if their recent proposal to renovate Wrigley Field is approved. It's not a special break -- anyone restoring an historic building can get these.