We project who every team is targeting in next month's first round as the College World Series begins.
From the Sugar Kings to the Serpientes, the South Side to Wrigleyville, we break down the best and worst of baseball's latest fashion trend.
— Kyle Hendricks is showing velocity isn't everything.
The two best teams in baseball saw important players hit the IL. Here's how that impacted our Week 11 list.
— A historic season is turning into a frustrating one for Jacob deGrom.
— When it comes to pitching at Citi Field, Taijuan Walker has an even better record this year than Jacob deGrom.
Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant was hit on the right hand by a pitch in the first inning of Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the New York Mets. X-rays came back negative.
— David Peterson pitched one-hit ball over six scoreless innings for his first win in two months, and the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs at home for the first time in exactly four years with a 5-2 victory Monday night.
We separate the contenders from the also-rans and break down the biggest holes to fill -- and which players could fill them.
— Zach Davies tossed two-hit ball into the seventh inning to outduel Carlos Martinez, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Sunday night to complete a three-game sweep.
The 29-year-old rookie tied a modern mark by hitting eight home runs in his first 10 games with the Cubs. Can he keep his amazing run going?
— Joc Pederson homered for the third straight game, Sergio Alcántara and Ian Happ also went deep, and the Chicago Cubs used a five-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday night.
Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo said he is waiting for more "data" on the COVID-19 vaccine and said he understands why his decision is drawing strong reactions.
— Anthony Rizzo could feel the fans hanging onto each pitch as he fouled off one after another.
The Padres' stay at the top of our list is over, with a surging American League squad taking their place.
In his first start against the Cubs since an offseason trade, Yu Darvish honored former teammate Anthony Rizzo by using his walk-up song, "Intoxicated," before an at-bat.
— Joc Pederson of the Chicago Cubs hit a towering, game-tying home run off San Diego ace Yu Darvish and, as he approached third base on his trot, mimicked the stutter step Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. does after he homers.
— Zach Davies allowed just one hit in six scoreless innings, Anthony Rizzo homered and drove in four runs, and Patrick Wisdom went deep again for the Chicago Cubs as they defeated the San Diego Padres 7-1 Tuesday night.
Nike and the Cubs unveiled their new City Connect alternate jerseys.
There's more than a month until the Midsummer Classic, but voting is now open. Here's our first look at who will make it to Denver.
— Manny Machado and Brian O’Grady each homered and had three RBI to lead the San Diego Padres over the Chicago Cubs 9-4 on Monday night in the opener of a three-game series between National League contenders.
Chicago is home to an NL Central contender with a roster full of pending free agents. We debate what this means for its July plans.