Category: chicago cubs

Cubs’ Morrow injured undressing, lands on DL

Cubs’ Morrow injured undressing, lands on DL: undefined

Cubs’ Baez suffers elbow contusion after HBP

Cubs’ Baez suffers elbow contusion after HBP: undefined

June 11, 1904 At Chicago’s West Side Grounds, …

June 11, 1904
At Chicago’s West Side Grounds, Heinie Zimmerman drives in nine runs to set a team record. The Cubs’ infielder, whose record will be tied by Sammy Sosa in 2002, hits two home runs, a triple, and two singles in the 20-2 rout of the Braves.

Throwback Sunday is the best.

Throwback Sunday is the best.

May 30, 1904 At Cincinnati’s Palace of the Fan…

May 30, 1904

At Cincinnati’s Palace of the Fans, 32-year-old Cubs first baseman Frank Chance is plunked by a pitch five times during a doubleheader. In the first game of the twin bill, the future Hall of Famer loses consciousness briefly when one of the misguided pitches hits him in the head.

Ernie crosses the plate.

Ernie crosses the plate.

May 20, 2006 After barreling over fellow catch…

May 20, 2006

After barreling over fellow catcher Michael Barrett in a play he considered hard but clean, A.J. Pierzynski is surprised when the Cub backstop shows his displeasure by punching him the face. The incident ignites a bench-clearing brawl between the Chicago rivals that leads to a 15-minute delay and four ejections during the White Sox’ 7-0 victory at U.S. Cellular Field.

Jason Heyward injured, placed on concussion DL

Jason Heyward injured, placed on concussion DL: undefined

Cubs’ Baez homers again, exits with groin inju…

Cubs’ Baez homers again, exits with groin injury: undefined

Cubs place Darvish on disabled list with illne…

Cubs place Darvish on disabled list with illness: undefined