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Mets RHP Luis Severino moves up to start against the Cubs instead of facing the Yankees

Jun. 21, 2024 18:51 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — New York Mets right-hander Luis Severino will start on Sunday against the Chicago Cubs instead of facing the Yankees in the first Subway Series of the season. Severino spent his first eight seasons with the Yankees, going 54-37 with a 3.79 ERA in 141 games, including...

Martinez hits a 3-run homer as the Mets rough up Imanaga while routing the Cubs 11-1

Jun. 21, 2024 18:49 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — J.D. Martinez, Francisco Alvarez and Brandon Nimmo homered against Shota Imanaga, and the New York Mets pounded the Chicago Cubs 11-1 on Friday. Francisco Lindor had three hits and scored twice as New York won for the eighth time in nine games. Jose Iglesias went 4...

Ian Happ and Dansby Swanson hit back-to-back homers as the Cubs hold off the Giants 6-5

Jun. 19, 2024 18:47 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Ian Happ hit a 442-foot homer, Dansby Swanson made it back-to-back longballs and the Chicago Cubs hung on to beat the San Francisco Giants 6-5 on Wednesday. Jorge Soler made it interesting in the eighth inning with a 444-foot grand slam over the bleachers in left...

Cubs sign veteran catcher Tomás Nido, designate Yan Gomes for assignment

Jun. 19, 2024 13:44 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs signed veteran catcher Tomás Nido and designated Yan Gomes for assignment on Wednesday. The 30-year-old Nido was designated for assignment by the New York Mets last week. He was hitting .229 with three home runs and eight RBIs. Nido...

Cubs score 3 runs in 8th, top Giants 5-2

Jun. 18, 2024 23:38 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Ian Happ and Christopher Morel each had RBI singles in Chicago's three-run eighth inning and the Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Tuesday night to end a two-game slide. Michael Busch led off the eighth against reliever Tyler Rogers (0-2) with...

Cubs place OF Mike Tauchman on IL, recall INF Miles Mastrobuoni from Triple-A

Jun. 18, 2024 19:49 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Mike Tauchman on the 10-day injured list with a left groin strain before Tuesday's game with the San Francisco Giants. Tauchman left the Cubs' 7-6 loss to the Giants on Monday after legging out a single in the third inning. On...

Estrada's 3-run homer in ninth lifts Giants to 7-6 win over the Cubs

Jun. 18, 2024 00:23 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Thairo Estrada hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the San Francisco Giants to a 7-6 victory over the Cubs on a steamy Monday night. Heliot Ramos and Patrick Bailey also homered for the Giants, who won their second straight after erasing a 6-3 deficit...

Mikolas and Pagés help the Cardinals edge the Cubs 2-1

Jun. 16, 2024 17:37 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Miles Mikolas pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat Jameson Taillon and the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday. Showing off an improved sinker, Mikolas allowed one run, struck out five and walked none. The right-hander, who tossed...

Imanaga pitches 7 solid innings as the Cubs beat the Cardinals 5-1

Jun. 15, 2024 19:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Shota Imanaga pitched seven effective innings and Ian Happ hit a three-run homer, helping the Chicago Cubs hold off the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 on Saturday. Imanaga allowed one run and four hits in his second straight win. The Japanese left-hander struck out six and...

'Hungry' Imanaga delivers in a big spot for the Cubs once again

Jun. 15, 2024 19:09 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Shota Imanaga emphatically pumped his left arm as the Wrigley Field crowd of 40,088 roared its approval on a picturesque Saturday afternoon. Imanaga had the Chicago Cubs on their way to a 5-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, and the Japanese left-hander was...