Anthony Rizzo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ump Hernandez to Rizzo after apology, 'You’re good, bro'

    Fox Sports "In the top of the fifth inning of the Chicago Cubs-Los Angeles Dodgers NLCS Game 4 on Wednesday night, Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo dropped his bat (his teammate's bat, actually) and began to walk toward first base on what he thought was ball four from reliever Pedro Baez. But Rizzo assumed..." October 20

  • Cubs' Maddon nominates 'Bryzzo' for MVP

    The Score "Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon thinks a pair of his players have done enough to warrant National League MVP consideration. Maddon had some fun with reporters after Thursday's 9-6 win over the Milwaukee Brewers when asked which of his two stars, Anthony Rizzo or Kris Bryant, is more deserving..." August 19

  • Anthony Rizzo says he will pace himself during All-Star Game festivities

    Chicago Tribune "Once Anthony Rizzo arrives in San Diego late Sunday night, the Cubs' first baseman will save his energy for the All-Star Game on Tuesday night after a stretch of 24 consecutive games. "I plan on doing the bare minimum," Rizzo said Saturday night. "I'm going to enjoy it as much as I can. As far..." July 10

  • Anthony Rizzo's recurring back stiffness could require more monitoring

    Chicago Tribune "Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he might need to monitor first baseman Anthony Rizzo more closely to ensure his health for the rest of the season. The usually durable slugger missed his second start in 14 days Thursday because of back stiffness. "I have no problem with giving him a day off," said..." June 24