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Cubs Fall 9-8 in 11-inning Sunday Night Thriller

South Bend trailed 5-0 in the 3rd, 6-5 in the 10th, but ultimately dropped the series finale in 11 innings
May 26, 2024

SOUTH BEND, IN - An absolute barnburner took place on Sunday night as the Cubs fought back from a 5-0 deficit to send the series final to extras, but fell 9-8 in 11 innings. The game finished on a fielder’s choice grounder up the middle as South Bend had the

Sanders Earns First Pro Win as Cubs Crush Wisconsin 13-1

South Bend scores season high eight runs in 2nd inning
May 25, 2024

South Bend, IN - Across the entirety of the baseball spectrum, everything came together for the South Bend Cubs on Saturday evening. Now with their first home series victory of the season, the Cubs have taken four of the first five games from the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. On Saturday, it

Dean Shuts Down ‘Rattlers in Debut, Cubs win 4-3

Newest Cubs starter throws five scoreless, earns victory
May 23, 2024

South Bend, IN - With two wins in the first three games of this week’s series against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, the South Bend Cubs continue to set the tone early in games, with another dominant starting pitching performance on Thursday night. Right-hander Nick Dean tossed five shutout innings to

Timber Rattlers Edge Cubs 4-2 to Tie Series

Jonathon Long picks up a three hit game
May 22, 2024

South Bend, IN - In front of a packed education day crowd of over 6100 at Four Winds Field, the South Bend Cubs tried to follow up a victory from Tuesday which featured Drew Smyly working three perfect innings, to turn that into back-to-back W’s. The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers had

Smyly Dazzles in Cubs 7-1 Dismantling of ‘Rattlers

Rehabbing Chicago Cubs lefty Drew Smyly throws three perfect innings
May 21, 2024

South Bend, IN - For the third time in his career, Chicago Cubs left-hander Drew Smyly pitched for the South Bend Cubs on a rehab assignment. On a humid and warm Tuesday afternoon, the Cubs defeated the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers 7-1 in the opener of six games, and Smyly shined.

Ruoff Mortgage Homestand Preview: May 21-26 | Military Appreciation Weekend

South Bend hosts Wisconsin for second time, Drew Smyly expected to pitch Tuesday
May 20, 2024

We’re getting set for what is going to be a wonderful week to lead up to Memorial Day, as well as our annual Military Appreciation Weekend in Downtown South Bend at Four Winds Field. This is one of the best week’s in the state, with baseball in the 574, and

Chicago Cubs Lefty Drew Smyly Expected to Pitch for South Bend Cubs on Rehab Assignment

Smyly expected to rehab in South Bend for a third time, first since 2022.
May 20, 2024

SOUTH BEND, IN - As announced by Chicago Cubs manager Craig Counsell, left-handed pitcher Drew Smyly is expected to make a rehabilitation assignment start with the South Bend Cubs on Tuesday as the team hosts the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers at Four Winds Field. CLICK HERE FOR GAME TICKETS The Cubs

Cedeño Grand Slam Ignites Fort Wayne in 9-2 Win Over South Bend

Saturday night the Cubs fell in front of a massive crowd of 8,402
May 18, 2024

FORT WAYNE, IN - A similar script has developed in this series where the Cubs have a lead when the game is put in the hands of both bullpens, and then from the there the TinCaps bullpen stymies South Bend’s offense while home team’s offense is sparked to life late.

6-1 Lead Slips Away as Fort Wayne Storms Back Late

The TinCaps took a 3-1 series lead with the victory
May 18, 2024

FORT WAYNE, IN - Exactly one week after the Cubs pulled off their biggest comeback win of the season, they had the script flipped on them on the road. Last Friday South Bend clawed their way back from a 6-1 deficit to take down Cedar Rapids and tonight they let

Stevens Clubs 8th Homer in 5-1 Loss

The TinCaps took a 2-1 series lead on the backs on another quality start on the mound
May 16, 2024

FORT WAYNE, IN - Combined through the first two games in this series, that’s 20 innings, not a single pitch was thrown by either team in which the TinCaps held the lead… Yet the series was tied. Well Thursday night was a different story as Fort Wayne led from the

Memorial Day Weekend Means a Sunday Night Game in South Bend

Military Appreciation Weekend with Sunday Night Baseball headline the Cubs upcoming homestead
May 16, 2024

The South Bend Cubs take on the Wisconsin Timber Rattler at Four Winds Field from May 21-26. Just like with our last homestand, Tuesday’s game will commence at 6:05 p.m. because Wednesday is another Education Day with an 11:05 a.m. start. The rest of the games line up with Thursday

Ortiz Walk-Off Double Sinks Cubs, 3-2

The TinCaps evened up the series 1-1 in dramatic fashion in the bottom of the 9th
May 15, 2024

FORT WAYNE, IN - It was another night where the TinCaps offense did little to nothing but was aided by Cubs mistakes. The game-winning hit came with two down in the ninth inning after the first two batters had been retired. Jay Beshears picked up a single, his first hit

4-Run 11th Leads Cubs to Opening Win

South Bend got 3-hit nights from Rafael Morel and Jefferson Rojas in a
May 15, 2024

FORT WAYNE, IN - Tuesday's 12-inning, 3:42 marathon, ended with the Cubs never trailing and taking the opener at Parkview Field 8-5 over the TinCaps. The 10th inning began with the Cubs not scoring and Angel Gonzalez needing to keep the home team off the board despite beginning with a

South Bend Cubs Host Cancer Awareness Night June 7

Fans can place their bid on the purple cancer awareness jerseys now and winning bidders can place the name of a survivor or loved one who lost their battle on the back of the jersey.
May 14, 2024

SOUTH BEND, IN – The South Bend Cubs are partnering with Beacon Health Systems as they host Cancer Awareness Night on Friday, June 7. As part of the day, the Cubs players will wear special white and purple jerseys, but this is no ordinary jersey auction. CLICK HERE TO BID

South Bend Cubs Games to be Broadcast Live in South Bend and Chicago on WMYS and WMEU

May 13, 2024

CHICAGO, IL Weigel Broadcasting Co. stations WMYS, South Bend and WMEU, Chicago will simulcast a total of 10 South Bend Cubs home games live throughout 2024. The stations launched the season with a broadcast of the Cubs home opener on April 9. WMYS airs on channel 69 in South Bend;

Toyota Road Report: In-State Rivals Meet at Parkview Field

South Bend makes the short drive to Fort Wayne to take on the TinCaps for the first time this season
May 13, 2024

The Cubs and the TinCaps will do battle 18 times this season, with 12 of those matchups taking place from August 6 to the end of the season a month later. So in the first four months of the season this will be the lone meeting between these Hoosier State

Cubs Fall 4-2 in Extras

Tyler Schlaffer looked strong in longest outing since 2022, but South Bend fails to take series vs Kernels
May 12, 2024

South Bend, IN - The Kernels got the better of the Cubs in 10 innings as the two teams wound up splitting the series 3-3 at Four Winds Field. Ricardo Olivar smoked a 2-run triple off Chase Watkins into right-center field that Brett Bateman dove and just barely couldn't snag

Romero Locks Down Save as Cubs Edge Kernels 4-3

Yohendrick Pinango stretches hitting streak to 17 straight games, ties team record
May 11, 2024

South Bend, IN - In another tight finish down the stretch, the South Bend Cubs clawed through bases loaded jams in both the 8th and 9th innings against the Cedar Rapids Kernels to edge out a 4-3 victory. South Bend has now won three games this week, and will look

Big 7th Propels Cubs Comeback Against Kernels 7-6

Yohendrick Pinango stretches hitting streak to 16 games, on base 24 in a row
May 10, 2024

South Bend, IN - Heading to the bottom of the 5th inning on Friday night against the Cedar Rapids Kernels, the South Bend Cubs trailed 6-1. In front of a crowd of more than 6600 fans, the Cubs had a comeback on their minds. With a massive rally down the

Kernels Take Rain Shortened Five-Inning Game 8-1

South Bend and Cedar Rapids play at 7:05 PM Friday night
May 9, 2024

South Bend, IN - Due to wet field conditions after constant rain in the early part of Thursday night’s game between the South Bend Cubs and Cedar Rapids Kernels, the rest of the game following the 5th inning was washed away. Cedar Rapids defeated the Cubs 8-1 in the rain

South Bend Secures 7-6 ‘Education Day’ Victory Over Kernels

Felix Stevens crushes another grand slam, second in a month
May 8, 2024

South Bend, IN - It was a ballgame that went about as back-and-forth as one could, that also featured a dramatic ending. A 7-6 final, South Bend won their first game over Cedar Rapids this week, and will look for their first home series victory later on in the homestand.

Kernels Swipe Opener From Cubs 16-6

Yohendrick Pinango crushes homer, extends hitting and on-base streaks on birthday
May 7, 2024

South Bend, IN - In a game that finished 16-6, the South Bend Cubs once held a 3-0 lead. It was the opener between South Bend, and west division rival Cedar Rapids. The Kernels, the defending Midwest League Champion, convincingly marched on a comeback and extended leads to take the

Ruoff Mortgage Homestand Preview: May 7-12

Midwest League Player of Week Pedro Ramirez and Cubs set to battle Kernels
May 6, 2024

Fresh off their first series win of the 2024, the South Bend Cubs return home to Four Winds Field with summertime in the 574 on their mind. Finished up with April, South Bend has played their best baseball of the season over the last week, taking four of six games

Comeback Cut Short as Lugnuts Escape in 8-7 Finale

Felix Stevens hits third home run of week, Cubs now head home
May 5, 2024

Lansing, MI - No matter what happened on Sunday afternoon up in the capital of Michigan, the South Bend Cubs were going to take a series win away from the Lansing Lugnuts. That, after an exuberant comeback versus Lansing on Saturday night. Sunday was almost the same type of story,

South Bend Manufactures 7-6 Win Over Lansing With Ramirez’s Heroics

Pedro Ramirez picks up three more hits, including game winning home run
May 5, 2024

Lansing, MI - In by far the craziest game so far this year, Pedro Ramirez once again was the showstopper for the South Bend Cubs. Behind a dramatic late home run, the South Bend Cubs took care of the Lansing Lugnuts in Game 5 of this week’s series in a