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Iowa Cubs 2020 Spring Open House Cancelled

March 4, 2020

Our annual Open House event, scheduled for April 4 at Principal Park, has been cancelled. We realize that many of our fans really enjoy the all-access opportunity that the Open House provides to the ballpark, but we think this is the prudent thing to do this spring.

Iowa Cubs Announce 2020 Promotional Schedule

February 28, 2020

Due to COVID-19, our announced promotional schedule is expected to change.DES MOINES, IA - The Iowa Cubs will embark on their 52nd season of baseball in Des Moines, and with it comes another packed calendar of family fun at Principal Park. The 2020 Promotional Schedule features 10 firework dates, three

Iowa Cubs Add Fan Safety Measure

Protective netting extended at Principal Park
February 27, 2020

DES MOINES, IA - The Iowa Cubs have completed construction on protective netting running nearly the length of each foul line as an effort to increase fan safety at Principal Park. 

Iowa Cubs Now Accepting National Anthem Auditions for 2020

February 21, 2020

The Iowa Cubs are now accepting auditions to perform the National Anthem before a home game in 2020.

Iowa Cubs Single Game Tickets on Sale March 1

February 17, 2020

Iowa Cubs single game tickets for the 2020 season will be on sale on Sunday, March 1 at 8:30 a.m. online. The Principal Park ticket office will open at 8:30 a.m. Monday, March 2 for fans to purchase tickets in-person or over the phone. 

Davis, Hultzen and Carasiti Ink New Deals

January 27, 2020

Are you wondering where your favorite 2019 I-Cubs have landed this offseason? Here is the latest:

Iowa Cubs 2020 Field Staff Announced

January 14, 2020

Marty Pevey will return at the helm of the Iowa Cubs for his eighth consecutive season, the Chicago Cubs announced today. Pevey is the longest tenured manager in Iowa's history and has a franchise record 479 regular season wins.

Former I-Cub Barney Named Nashville Sounds Manager

January 10, 2020

Former Iowa Cub Darwin Barney has been named the 2020 manager of the Nashville Sounds, a Texas Rangers affiliate. The infielder transitions to the dugout after playing 11 professional seasons, including parts of eight major league campaigns.  

2019 I-Cubs Pick Up New Threads

Evans, Machado, Clifton, Edwards Jr. and Borenstein on the move
January 6, 2020

Former Iowa Cubs are on the move this offseason. In case you missed it, here are 2019 I-Cubs that have inked new deals. 

Two I-Cubs Protected from Rule-5 Draft

Chicago adds to 40-man roster
November 21, 2019

The stove is heating up as the deadline to protect players from the Rule-5 Draft created a tidal wave of offseason transactions. Wednesday, the Chicago Cubs selected four contracts, including infielder Zack Short and right-hander Tyson Miller from Iowa.

Garcia Tabbed MiLB Breakout Prospect of the Year

November 6, 2019

Fan ballots are in and today, infielder Robel Garcia was named Minor League Baseball's co-Breakout Prospect of the Year. Cardinals' farmhand Dylan Carlson was also honored as the MiLB staff choice.

Cohen, the Voice of the I-Cubs, to Call Premier 12 Tournament

October 30, 2019

Following his second season behind the mic with the I-Cub and his 10th calling professional baseball games, Alex Cohen has been selected as one of the play-by-play broadcasters for the Premier 12 Tournament beginning on Saturday, Nov. 2. The tournament, comprised of teams from 12 countries, is the first qualifying

Iowa Cubs Announce 2020 Schedule

I-Cubs Open Home Campaign on April 14 at Principal Park
August 28, 2019

The Iowa Cubs today announced its 2020 schedule for the 52nd season of Triple-A baseball in Des Moines. Iowa will open the campaign on April 9 in Nashville, before debuting at Principal Park on April 14 vs. San Antonio.

Minch Tabbed Fall Star

October 10, 2019

Twenty-nineteen Iowa Cub Jordan Minch was selected to play in the Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game. The 26-year-old joins catcher Miguel Amaya - the baseball's 90th-best prospect according to MLB.com - as Cubs' farmhands to make the East roster.

2019 Season Review

September 10, 2019

Looking back on 2019, we'll start with the end. The Iowa Cubs fell to the Round Rock Express 10-5 in a decisive Game 5 of the PCL Semifinals, Sunday at Principal Park. It's second-nature to feel a sense of disappointment going out with a loss, but the Iowa Cubs had

Iowa Wraps 2019 Season With Loss in Semifinals

September 8, 2019

DES MOINES, IA - The Iowa Cubs' (2-3) season concluded with a 10-5 loss to the Round Rock Express (3-2) in the PCL Semifinals, Sunday at Principal Park. One run decided four of five games of the series, while three went to extra innings.

Hutlzen Selected by Chicago

September 7, 2019

Left-hander Danny Hultzen was selected by the Chicago Cubs, the organization announced today. To make room on the 40-man roster, catcher Taylor Davis was designated for assignment. 

Iowa Wins in Extras, Forces Game Five

September 8, 2019

DES MOINES, IA - The Iowa Cubs (2-2) beat the Round Rock Express (2-2) by a final score of 5-4 in 11 innings, Saturday at Principal Park. Game 5 of the PCL Semifinals will be at 12:38 p.m., Sunday at Principal Park.

Iowa Stays Alive With 3-2 Win

September 7, 2019

ROUND ROCK, TX - The Iowa Cubs (1-2) scored early and held the edge as they topped the Round Rock Express (2-1) 3-2, Friday at Principal Park. Game 4 of the PCL Semifinals will be at 7:08 p.m., Saturday at Principal Park.

Round Rock Completes Comeback, Downs Iowa

September 5, 2019

ROUND ROCK, TX - The Iowa Cubs (0-2) led through six, but couldn't hold on as the Round Rock Express (2-0) executed its second-consecutive walk-off victory in extra innings. The Express worked a 4-3 win in 10.

PCL Semifinals Game 2 Notes - Iowa at Round Rock

September 5, 2019

Iowa Cubs (0-1) @ Round Rock Express (1-0)Thursday, Sept. 5 • 7:05 PM • Dell Diamond • Round Rock, TXRHP Tyson Miller (3-5, 7.58) vs. RHP Brandon Bielak (8-4, 4.41)

Iowa Drops Game 1 in 11 Innings

September 4, 2019

ROUND ROCK, TX - The Iowa Cubs (0-1) fell to the Round Rock Express (1-0) 5-4 in 11 innings in the PCL Semifinals Game 1, Wednesday at Dell Diamond.

PCL Semifinals Game 1 Notes - Iowa at Round Rock

September 4, 2019

Iowa Cubs (0-0) @ Round Rock Express (0-0)Wednesday, Sept. 4 • 7:05 PM • Dell Diamond • Round Rock, TXRHP Colin Rea (14-4, 3.95) vs. LHP Kent Emanuel (8-2, 3.90)

Rea Named PCL Pitcher of the Year

August 29, 2019

Iowa Cubs right-handed starter Colin Rea was named the PCL Pitcher of the Year, the league announced Thursday. The Cascade, Iowa native was also selected to the PCL mid-season All-Star team, as well as the All-PCL team this season.

Iowa Holds on for 6-5 Victory over Memphis

September 1, 2019

DES MOINES, IA - The Iowa Cubs (74-65) scored five runs in the first inning en route to a 6-5 defeat of the Memphis Redbirds (69-70), Sunday at Principal Park.