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Kyle Hendricks Throwing Pain-Free, but Might Not Return Until After the All-Star Break

It's just a matter of the timing for Hendricks at this point.

Video: Baez shares the meaning of his tattoos in ESPN’s ‘Body Issue’

Baez said his mom used to get mad at him for getting tattoos. So he got her name inked on his arm so then she "wouldn't be so upset."

Addison Russell’s Shoulder Issue Sounds Not Great, Not Awful

"A sharp, pinching pain." But Russell might not have to sit long or even get an MRI. So ...

Cubs call up INF Jeimer Candelario, send Dylan Florio back to minors

The Cubs are calling up infielder Jeimer Candelario for second time this season. Right-hander Dylan Floro, who was up for the last four games in Miami

Central Intelligence: Week of June 18

The all star break is getting closer, but there is still two weeks or so to play, yet. The Central was status quo this week, here's a look.

BIF: This Japanese Closer Enters Games in a Convertible And the Fans LOVE It

Hey, if you're that good ... maybe you can enter games however you want.

Scary Series on Deck, Another Good Montgomery Start, Rizzo’s Super Choke, and Other Bullets

Anyone else rooting for a split against the Nationals? Also: well done Mike Montgomery, Anthony Rizzo's two-strike approach is beautiful, and much more.

Dylan Cease’s Recent Start Shows He’s Gaining Strength in Return from Ankle Injury

It has been a strange year for Dylan Cease, the Cubs' most highly-touted pitching prospect. Armed wi

Cubs Minor League Daily: Brett Anderson Rehabs, Dylan Cease Allows No Hits

Brett Anderson had a successful first outing, Dylan Cease dominated, and more.

BIF: Shaky Nationals Bullpen Finally Does It – Fan Blames Them in His Obituary

Now that's how you write an obituary.

Weekend Catch-Up: Inconsistent Offense, Pitching Rumors, Happ Adjustments, More

The inconsistent offense - which doesn't figure to be the subject of trade talks - sank the Cubs this weekend. Catch up on the other headlines here.

Jeimer Candelario Coming Back Up to the Cubs Today

He likely replaces a reliever, and provides cover for Addison Russell's injury.

Jared Wyllys discusses the Cubs on Sports Feed

CHICAGO - There is only way to describe the defending World Series champions as June gets ready to turn to July: Average. True, the Cubs are a game over .500 after splitting a four-game series with the Marlins this weekend.

CI Recap (6/25/17) – Cubs 2, Marlins 4: Cubs Offense Falls Short After Montgomery Gives Up Early Runs

Mike Montgomery pitched a strong game overall, but the offense couldn't muster enough to send the Cu

Costly error, missed chance as Cubs lose to Marlins 4-2

MIAMI — Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon says this season is like learning to swim, with his team hoping to tread water until several key players return from the disabled list. "We're just trying to keep the floaties on," Maddon said before Sunday's game.