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 2017-10-20 02:05 

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers lead, 9-1, after five innings...

Bottom of the fifth.Javier Baez struck out looking.Ben Zobrist flied to right.Tommy La Stella grounded to second...

 2017-10-20 01:23 

Los Angeles Times

Cubs don't score in third...

Bottom of the third.Ben Zobrist struck out looking.Leonys Martin, batting for Hector Rondon,grounded to second.Albert Almora flied to ......

 2017-10-18 20:19 

Chicago Tribune

NLCS Game 4: Ben Zobrist, Jason Heyward on bench as Cubs try to avoid elimination...

The Cubs will try to hold off elimination with a lineup that doesn't include veterans Ben Zobrist and Jason Heyward. Tonight's Game 4 lineup includes Albert Almora Jr. at the leadoff spot, followed by Kyle Schwarber. Jon Jay will bat eighth and st...

 2017-10-18 02:46 

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers lead, 3-1, after five innings...

Ben Zobrist struck out swinging.Kyle Schwarberresponsible for the Cubs only run so far with a homer in the first, grounded to first.Kr......

 2017-10-18 01:15 

Los Angeles Times

Cubs take 1-0 lead on Kyle Schwarber's home run...

Yu Darvish pitching for the Dodgers.Ben Zobrist grounded out into the shift.Kyle Schwarber homered to left on the first pitch he saw fr......

 2017-10-17 20:10 

CBS Chicago

Ben Zobrist Replaces Javier Baez At 2nd Base, Kyle Schwarber Hitting Second In Cubs Lineup For Game 3...

Baez has started the playoffs in an 0-of-19 skid....

 2017-10-17 20:03 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist bats leadoff for Cubs in Game 3 vs. Dodgers...

Game updates, photos, tweets and more from Wrigley Field as the Cubs host the Dodgers in Game 3 of the NLCS....

 2017-10-16 02:11 

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers-Cubs tied, 1-1, after seven innings...

Pedro Strop now pitching, Ben Zobrist in right for Jason Heyward.Charlie Culbersongrounded to second.Curtis Grandersongrounded to fir......

 2017-10-15 03:13 

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers three outs away from winning Game 1 against Cubs...

Tony Watson now pitching for the Dodgers. Joc Pederson playing left field.Ben Zobrist grounded to first. Jon Jay grounded to first.And ......

 2017-10-12 20:29 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist on Cubs bench, Jon Jay batting leadoff for NLDS Game 5 at Nationals...

Manager Joe Maddon tweaked his lineup Thursday night as the Chicago Cubs try to seize the fifth and deciding game of the National League Division Series against the Washington Nationals and left-hander Gio Gonzalez. Left-handed hitters Jon Jay and Jason H...

 2017-10-11 15:17 

CBS Chicago

Cubs Stick With Originally Planned Game 4 Lineup: Schwarber, Jay, Zobrist In Outfield...

Kyle Schwarber, Jon Jay and Ben Zobrist comprise the Cubs' outfield in Game 4....

 2017-10-10 16:46 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs' Javier Baez returns, Ben Zobrist in RF vs. Nationals...

Ominousskies and strong winds are hovering over Wrigley Field, where the Chicago Cubs hope to clinch the best-of-five National League Division Series against the Washington Nationals in Game 4 Tuesday. Javier Baez, who didn't play in Monday's 2-1 ...

 2017-10-10 02:49 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs overcome flaws for 2-1 victory over Nationals and 2-1 NLDS lead...

A calmness persisted in the Cubs' dugout Monday despite four errors, no hits for 61/3 innings and a baserunning gaffe."When you make mistakes as a team, the mantra is 'So what? Now what?" Ben Zobrist said.The Cubs were able to overcome the...

 2017-10-10 02:38 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist's persistence pays off for Cubs in Game 3 win...

A rash of complaints broke out on social media shortly after the Cubs' lineup Monday revealed that 36-year-old Ben Zobrist was starting at second base in place of slick-fielding Javier Baez. "Everybody knows everything, whats going on on the field...

 2017-10-09 22:35 

AP

Nationals' Scherzer gives up 1st hit in 7th inning vs Cubs...

CHICAGO AP — Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer has lost his playoff no-hit bid against the Chicago Cubs on Ben Zobrist's one-out double in the seventh inning....

 2017-10-09 22:28 

National Post

Nationals Scherzer gives up 1st hit in 7th inning vs Cubs...

CHICAGO - Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer has lost his playoff no-hit bid against the Chicago Cubs on Ben Zobrist’s one-out double in the seventh inning. Scherzer was pulled after Zobrist’s hit Monday in Game 3 of the NL Division S...

 2017-10-09 19:37 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs manager Joe Maddon amused by second guessing of Game 2 decisions...

Cubs manager Joe Maddon remains amused by the second-guessing of his decisions in the eighth inning of Saturday's Game 2 loss to the Nationals. In particular, Maddon was pleasantly bewildered by a suggestion that left fielder Ben Zobrist misjudged Rya...

 2017-10-09 15:57 

Chicago Sun-Times

Cubs Game 3 lineup: No Baez; Zobrist at second, and a lot of lefties...

Jon Jay, Anthony Rizzo, Ben Zobrist, Kyle Schwarber and Jason Heyward will take their cuts from the left side against two-time Cy winner Max Scherzer....

 2017-10-09 15:24 

CBS Chicago

Cubs Lineup In Game 3: Jon Jay Leads Off, Ben Zobrist At 2B, Javier Baez Sits...

Manager Joe Maddon wanted to stack his lineup with lefties against Nationals ace right-hander Max Scherzer....

 2017-10-08 03:45 

Chicago Tribune

Two eighth-inning home runs lead Nationals past Cubs, tie NLDS 1-1...

As Ben Zobrist looked up hopelessly at Ryan Zimmerman's towering drive that barely cleared the left-field wall Saturday night, the Cubs were left to collectively rid themselves of the frustration of their eighth-inning collapse and the chance to rebou...

 2017-10-06 19:06 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs' Ben Zobrist bats leadoff, Jason Heyward in CF vs. Nationals...

Ben Zobrist will bat leadoff Friday night and Jason Heyward will play center field when the Chicago Cubs face the Washington Nationals in Game 1 of the National League Division Series. Zobrist is 1-for-5 lifetime against Nationals starter Stephen Strasbur...

 2017-10-04 00:51 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs' biggest playoff weapon may be closer Wade Davis...

There are no sure things in October, but the one big edge the Cubs seemingly have in this National League Division Series against the Nationals is closer Wade Davis. History tell us he was made for the big stage, and he's back after a one-year absence...

 2017-10-03 23:44 

Chicago Sun-Times

Cubs Ben Zobrist: Pressures on Nationals to get out of first round...

"We get the opportunity to do it again and kind of be a force to reckon with all across MLB for years to come," said last year's World Series MVP....

 2017-09-25 02:17 

Chicago Tribune

Willson Contreras shows off healed hamstring in Cubs' 5-0 win over Brewers...

Cubs catcher Willson Contreras wasnt thinking about the right hamstring strain he suffered about six weeks ago as he sprinted to first base on a slow grounder to third in the seventh inning Sunday against the Brewers. I knew that I was going to be safe, t...

 2017-09-24 21:59 

Reuters

Cubs, Quintana blank Brewers...

MILWAUKEE -- Jose Quintana threw a complete game shutout and Ben Zobrist belted a two-run home run as the Chicago Cubs crept closer to clinch the Nat...

 2017-09-24 21:12 

Chicago Sun-Times

Quintana, Cubs shut out Brewers; magic number at 2...

Jose Quintana struck out 10 and earned the shutout, and nthony Rizzo and Ben Zobrist drove in two runs apiece....

 2017-09-22 18:49 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs tweak lineup vs. Brewers...

Even with a National League Central title at stake, it might not be such a bad idea for the Chicago Cubs to tweak their lineup Friday night against the Milwaukee Brewers. Javier Baez will take over for Addison Russell at shortstop, with Ben Zobrist return...

 2017-09-21 19:05 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist out of Cubs lineup vs. Brewers...

There will be no need for the Chicago Cubs to look at the out-of-town scoreboard for the next four days. That's because they can control their own destiny in a series againstrival Milwaukee at Miller Park. With a four-game sweep, the Cubs (84-67) can clin...

 2017-09-20 19:02 

Chicago Tribune

Stolen base lead a priority for Anthony Rizzo...

Anthony Rizzo took great joy in June when he succeeded as the Chicago Cubs' leadoff batter while Ben Zobrist was recovering from a wrist injury. Now Rizzo hopes to gain bragging rights in another category stolen bases. Until Javier Baez stole his 10th ba...

 2017-09-17 22:20 

National Post

Heyward gets big hit as Cubs sweep Cardinals with 4-3 win...

CHICAGO - Jason Heyward hit a tiebreaking RBI single with two out in the seventh, and the Chicago Cubs swept the St. Louis Cardinals with a 4-3 victory on Sunday. Ben Zobrist drove in two runs and Kyle Schwarber hit his 27th homer as the NL Central-...

 2017-09-16 16:43 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs look to take two in a row against Cardinals...

The Cubs are looking to extend their lead in the National League Central to five games over the Cardinals. Jason Heyward will not start for the Cubs in right field, with Ben Zobrist in his place. Cubs lineup Ben Zobrist, RF Kris Bryant, 3B Anthony Rizzo, ...

 2017-09-15 14:36 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist, Willson Contreras return to Cubs lineup vs. Cardinals...

The Chicago Cubs hope that Ben Zobrist can continue his past success against Carlos Martinez when they face the National League Central rival St. Louis Cardinals in Fridays National League Central showdown at warm Wrigley Field. Zobrist, who received a re...

 2017-09-11 15:42 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs Q&A: Offensive struggles, 'World Series hangover' and more...

The Tribune's Mark Gonzales answers readers' questions about Ben Zobrist's placement in the batting order, the inconsistencies of the Cubs' offense, and the persistent World Series hangover question. Is it time for Ben Zobrist to stop batting cleanup? Sho...

 2017-08-30 19:20 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs lineup: Jon Jay, Ian Happ return, while Ben Zobrist sits...

Despite hitting a home run that sparked the Chicago Cubs to a 4-1 win, Ben Zobrist isn't in the lineup that will face Pittsburgh 11-game winner Ivan NovaWednesday night at Wrigley Field. Zobrist has 35 career at-bats againstNova far more than any other C...

 2017-08-30 03:15 

US News & World Report

Arrieta Continues Strong Second Half, Cubs Beat Pirates 4-1...

Jake Arrieta continued his dominant second half with six innings of two-hit ball, Ben Zobrist homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night....

 2017-08-30 03:15 

Federal News Radio

Arrieta continues strong second half, Cubs beat Pirates 4-1...

Jake Arrieta continued his dominant second half with six innings of two-hit ball, Ben Zobrist homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night...

 2017-08-30 03:10 

National Post

Arrieta continues strong second half, Cubs beat Pirates 4-1...

CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta continued his dominant second half with six innings of two-hit ball, Ben Zobrist homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night. Anthony Rizzo went 3 for 4 with an RBI, Alex Avila had an RBI sing...

 2017-08-30 03:09 

FOX Sports

Arrieta continues strong second half, Cubs beat Pirates 4-1 (Aug 29, 2017) ...

CHICAGO (AP) Jake Arrieta continued his dominant second half with six innings of two-hit ball, Ben Zobrist homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night....

 2017-08-30 03:07 

USA Today

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Arrieta continues strong second half, Cubs beat Pirates 4-1...

Jake Arrieta continued his dominant second half with six innings of two-hit ball, Ben Zobrist homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night...

 2017-08-29 19:36 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist returns to Cubs lineup, Jason Heyward in CF...

Ben Zobrist will return to the Chicago Cubs' lineup Tuesday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Zobrist will start for only the third time in five games. Zobrist will bat leadoff and start in right field, with Jason Heyward playing center field for the ...

 2017-08-27 08:00 

Yahoo News

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 2017-08-27 02:34 

CBS Philly

Rizzo, Hendricks Lead Cubs Past Hoskins, Phillies...

Kris Bryant and Ben Zobrist also went deep for the NL Central-leading Cubs, who tied their season high for homers and hits (17) while setting new marks for runs and margin of victory....

 2017-08-23 14:42 

UPI

Ben Zobrist fuels Chicago Cubs' comeback win over Cincinnati Reds...

It was the stuff of nightmares for Ben Zobrist, but ultimately the Chicago Cubs produced a dreamy result on Tuesday night....

 2017-08-23 05:10 

Reuters

Zobrist fuels Cubs' comeback win over Reds...

Zobrist fuels Cubs' comeback win over RedsCINCINNATI -- It was the stuff of nightmares for Ben Zobrist, but ultimately the Chicago Cubs produ...

 2017-08-23 03:47 

Reuters

Zobrist fuels Cubs' 13-9 comeback win over Reds...

CINCINNATI -- Ben Zobrist drove in the go-ahead runs with a pinch-hit, two-run double in the seventh inning as the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 13-9 vi...

 2017-08-22 18:52 

Chicago Tribune

Cubs start a stretch of 20 games without a day off tonight vs. Reds...

As the Chicago Cubs embark Tuesday night on a stretch of 20 games without a scheduled day off, they hope that John Lackey and Anthony Rizzo will continue to carry them. Lackey will take the mound at Great American Ballpark against the Cincinnati Reds. Lac...

 2017-08-18 00:45 

Chicago Tribune

Crazy day, wild week - and more madness on the way for unpredictable Cubs...

Kris Bryant got tossed from a game last month for the first time in his career after arguing a strike that clearly was out of the zone. Ben Zobrist nearly got ejected Wednesday after a strike was called on a hit-by-pitch in the ninth inning. It's getting ...

 2017-08-17 04:43 

CBS Chicago

Cubs Joe Maddon Livid About Umpires Asinine Strike Call As Ben Zobrist Was Drilled In Leg...

In a tie game in the ninth inning, Zobrist was assessed a strike while avoiding a pitch after being called to bunt....

 2017-08-16 19:50 

Chicago Tribune

Ben Zobrist, Kyle Schwarber are 1-2 in Cubs lineup vs. Reds...

Ben Zobrist will return to the leadoff spot Wednesday night, and Kyle Schwarber will move up to the second spot when the Chicago Cubs face the Cincinnati Reds. Zobrist has been nagged by a stiff neck and hasn't started since Sunday, although he came off t...

 2017-08-14 17:03 

Kansas City Star

Cubs Ben Zobrist makes pitch for electronic strike zone...

Chicago Cubs utilityman Ben Zobrist, a former Royal, was upset after striking out to end a game at Arizona on Saturday and said Major League Baseball needs to consider using an electronic strike zone....

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