2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
67-83, 4th in NL Cent
Patrick Wisdom makes history with 430-foot moonshot (0:39)
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5d

Phillies win wild one on passed ball in 9th; top Cubs 6-5

— Andrew Knapp watched the ball roll toward Chicago's dugout and pulled up on his sprint down the basepath. He could stroll home on the wildest of walkoffs — a passed ball that kept the Phillies from dropping further in the NL pennant race.

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10d

Cubs' Heyward exits after taking knee to head

Cubs outfielder Jason Heyward left Saturday's game with San Francisco in fourth inning after sliding into third and getting kneed in the head by Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford.

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh
11dJesse Rogers

Giant returns: Ex-Cub Bryant honored at Wrigley

Kris Bryant was honored with a video tribute and several standing ovations as the former Chicago Cubs star made his first appearance at Wrigley Field since being traded to the San Francisco Giants in July.

William Weinbaum ESPN 

HoFer Ernie Banks (who died in 2015) said in our 2011 interview about Wednesday's inductee, Derek Jeter: "He was born to play that position more than any other shortstop…tremendous talent and KNEW how to play the game…where to be, where not to be…he has a whole picture in his mind." The legendary Cubs shortstop who switched to first base said, "It is a very taxing position, Derek played it very well and very smartly and to get to 3,000 hits as a shortstop is an amazing phenomenon to me."

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15dJesse Rogers

Schwindel hits Cubs' 2nd slam of day in wild win

Cubs journeyman call-up Frank Schwindel's seventh-inning grand slam on Sunday capped a wild Chicago victory over Pittsburgh that saw both teams combine for an MLB-first three go-ahead slams.

16d

Schwindel, Cubs rally in 9th, top Pirates, 5th win in row

— Rookie Frank Schwindel hustled hard and sprawled for an RBI single that capped a three-run rally with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs over the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6 Saturday for their fifth straight win.

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18d

Cubs' Ross, Hoyer test positive for COVID-19

Chicago Cubs manager David Ross and president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer are feeling fine and quarantining after both tested positive for COVID-19.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.8326th
Quality Starts0Tied-5th
WHIP1.4027th
BAA.25323rd
Runs65021st
Batting Average.23328th
On Base Percentage.30722nd
Slugging Percentage.40617th