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2019 Schedule
Bryant embracing detractors after struggles last season (1:02)
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1hJesse Rogers

Motivated Bryant takes cuts at critics: 'Bring it'

Kris Bryant said he felt slighted last year, when the Cubs star missed a large portion of the season with an injured shoulder. His message to critics: "I'm motivated. Keep 'em coming. Bring it."

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Willson Contreras play with a hula-hoop during batting practice at Cubs camp.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Joe Maddon pay tribute to comedian Brody Stevens who was a fixture at Cubs camp and games over the years.

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3dJesse Rogers

Last place? Cubs laugh off formula that has them under .500

"It's dumb because they have us in last place." Winners of an average of 97 games over the past four years, here's what the Cubs really think about a projection that has them winning 79 games.


BBTN: Desire For Harper, Ravech, Mendoza, Numbers Game

Buster talks to Karl Ravech about the emotion surrounding a potential Bryce Harper deal, potential issues for an NL Central contender and much more (6:59). Plus, Jessica Mendoza on Manny Machado and the Mets (31:39), and Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (44:31).

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Anthony Rizzo signing in between drills.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Yu Darvish signs autographs at Cubs camp.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Javy Baez discuss last season, where he faded a little down the stretch, which opened the door for Christian Yelich to take home NL MVP.

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5dJesse Rogers

Cubs partner with Muslim groups to fight racism

The Cubs announced a partnership with Muslim organizations to battle racism, while team owner Tom Ricketts distanced himself from racially insensitive emails involving his father, Joe.

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5dJesse Rogers

Bryant happy to clear air with Molina over barb

Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant said he's more than happy to clear the air with Yadier Molina after offseason comments Bryant made about the city of St. Louis raised the ire of the Cardinals' All-Star catcher.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Kris Bryant react to the reaction he got for his comments about St. Louis during the off season.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Spring sights: Watch Willson Contreras imitate Yu Darvish's delivery while throwing to teammate Victor Caratini. Caratini then mimics Tyler Chatwood on the throw back.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Cole Hamels react to a computer program predicting a last place finish for the Cubs while pointing towards an older rotation as a reason for regression.

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8dJesse Rogers

Cubs' Russell speaks publicly about suspension

Cubs shortstop Addison Russell spoke publicly to reporters Friday for the first time since his suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic abuse policies. "I've let a lot of people down," Russell said.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Watch Addison Russell discuss his suspension from mlb for violating the league's domestic abuse policies.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Maddon often talks about coaching the coaches as he meets with his mostly new staff. Full squad workouts are around the corner.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.2584th
On Base Percentage.3334th
Slugging Percentage.41013th
Earned Run Average3.653rd
Quality Starts82Tied-15th