Anthony Rizzo

MLB The Show

'MLB The Show 18' Dreams of Escape from Politics, And Damn, It's Tempting

A great baseball sim makes an appeal to nostalgia even as Opening Day is clouded by mourning and anger.
Rob Zacny
3.30.18
Anthony Rizzo

Anthony Rizzo Leaves Spring Training in Wake of Florida Shooting in Hometown

The Cubs first baseman graduated in 2007 from Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school and went back home to help friends and family grieve.
Sean Newell
2.15.18
Chicago Cubs

Cubs DFA Catcher One Day after He Criticized Jake Arrieta

Miguel Montero blamed the Cubs ace for allowing seven stolen bases last night.
Sean Newell
6.28.17
Sports

Maybe Something Good Came of Anthony Rizzo Obliterating Austin Hedges

Rizzo steamrolled Hedges in a play at the plate that saw the Padres catcher exit the game, but manager Andy Green's response to a beanball question was refreshing for the sport.
Sean Newell
6.20.17
Sports

How Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs Eats

The three-time MLB All Star talks about beating cancer, his favorite Chicago steakhouse, and how to eat to win the World Series.
Natalie B. Compton
3.20.17
Anthony Rizzo

Inside The Anthony Rizzo Trade That Kickstarted The Cubs' Historic World Series Run

The men behind one of the most compelling challenge trades of the decade tell the story of how it came together.
Mike Piellucci
12.28.16
weak in review

Desire, Russell Westbrook, and the World Series to End All World Series: David Roth's Weak in Review

The power of Russell Westbrook's want is what makes him so exciting and distinctive to watch. This week, that desire seemed to be everywhere. It was great.
David Roth
11.4.16
kyle schwarber

Cubs Dress Up Like Kyle Schwarber from His Purple Pizzazz High School Choir Days

The Cubs made fun of Kyle Schwarber's song-and-dance routine from high school.
Sean Newell
10.28.16
Anthony Rizzo

Anthony Rizzo Busts out of Slump with Teammate's Bat

Anthony Rizzo switched bats and now all of a sudden he can hit again.
Mike Vorkunov
10.20.16
nlcs

Rich Hill Struck Out Anthony Rizzo, Which Is October Baseball in a Nutshell

Rich Hill and Anthony Rizzo are stand-ins for their teams, and a reminder that the playoffs don't make any sense.
Robert O'Connell
10.19.16
kolten wong

Cubs Score Run when Kolten Wong Faceplants in the Outfield

Kolten Wong should get half of Anthony Rizzo's RBI for his play in left field.
Sean Newell
9.23.16
Anthony Rizzo

Anthony Rizzo Jumps on Ledge to Make Catch Even He Can't Believe

Anthony Rizzo pulled off another absurd catch along and on top of the wall at Wrigley.
Sean Newell
8.17.16
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