Ildemaro Vargas singled home the go-ahead run in the seventh to lead the Chiefs past South Bend, 2-1 at Dozer Park Wednesday night.
Finishing the first half of the season nine games above .500 wasn't good enough for a playoff berth for the Chiefs.
Andy Benes never played Class A baseball.
On his 23rd birthday, Martin douobled, tripled, scored a run and knocked in one as the Chiefs beat Quad Cities, 5-4 at O'Brien Field Thursday.
Cory Jones allowed a run on only two hits over six innings as the Chiefs beat Qud Cities, 3-1 at Dozer Park Wednesday.
Two former Peoria Chiefs were named to the Major League Baseball Future's game roster on Wednesday.
It's his job to make sure the field where the Chiefs play baseball is suitable for the Chiefs to play baseball.
Overwhelmed, in a good way.
There are no kings or queens in Peoria but Pete Vonachen comes awfully close to royalty.
Chiefs rookie Carson Kelly will have a hard time forgetting where he was one year ago today.
Three Peoria Chiefs were named to the Midwest League All-star roster Wednesday.
Cory Jones allowed only a run over a career-best seven innings as the Chiefs beat Clinton, 4-1 at Dozer park Wednesday night.
He robbed Wisconsin of a home run then scored the game-winner in extra innings.
Chiefs fans might remember the guest more than the game.
Carson Kelly hit his first career home run as the Chiefs beat Clinton, 5-1 at dozer park Friday.
Jacob Wilson belted a thre-run walkoff home run as the Chiefs rallied to beat Lake County, 13-10 at Peoria Chiefs Stadium Wednesday night.
The many who helped bring professional baseball to Peoria 30 years ago wants to make one thing clear.
The Peoria Chiefs didn't allow an earned run all night and scored three runs in the top of the 10th to beat the Quad Cities River Bandits 4-1 Friday night. The win moves the Chiefs to 4-3 on the season and 2-1 in extra inning games.
Wisconsin took advantage of four errors and beat the Peoria Chiefs, 5-4 in 11 innings in the Midwest League season opener for both teams Thursday at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.
The color red is dominating Chiefs Stadium this year
The 2013 Chiefs hit their new home Tuesday morning for a chilly morning workout.
The Peoria Chiefs will have a new look in 2013.
With the swift motion of a pen, the Peoria Chiefs went from Cubbie blue to Cardinal red.
Rocky Vonachen says fans were urging he return to a partnership with the Cardinals after word leaked out in August the Cubs were going to leave Peoria.
The Chicago Cubs announced Saturday that Peoria Chiefs manager Casey Kopitzke and hitting coach Barbaro Garbey.
No Cubs, no problem.
Jacob Rogers homered for the second straigth game as the Chiefs beat Wisconsin 7-3 at chiefs stadium Monday night.
Zeke DeVoss really doesn't remember when sports wasn't a big part of his life.
Jeff Antigua pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Chiefs to a 10-3 win over Wisconsin on a rainy Sunday at Peoria Chiefs Stadium
Chadd Krist and Tim Saunders belted back-to-back homers to lead the Chiefs to a 3-2 win over Wisconsin
Maybe the reason why the Chiefs don't have a new affiliation agreement with the Cubs yet is because there won't be one.
The Chiefs hit three solo home runs but a crucial error in the fifth inning helped the Burlington Bees complete a three-game sweep with a 5-4 win Friday night.
Top prospect Jorge Soler was added to the Chiefs roster on Thursday.
Starling Peralta retired the first 17 batters he faced and set a new Peoria Chiefs Stadium record with 14 strikeouts to lead the Peoria Chiefs to a 5-3 win against the Clinton LumberKings Tuesday night.
Robert Shore struck out 10 batters and beat the Chiefs 3-2 on Sunday.
The Chicago Cubs and Peoria Chiefs have announced that shortstop Javier Baez has been promoted to the High-A Daytona Cubs of the Florida State League.
Dustin Geiger was a on-man wrecking crew Tuesday. Literally.
A four run first inning helped the Chiefs beat the Snappers 10-6 on Sunday afternoon.
Dustin Geiger broke a bone in his hand in the spring, and still has hit 10 homers with the Chiefs this season.
Dustin Geiger launched his 10th homer of the season on Sunday, but the Chiefs still lost in South Bend, IN 3-2.
Peoria put the brakes on the Bowling Green Hot Rods on Monday.
The Peoria Chiefs fell to the Bowling Green Hot Rods in the second game of the series 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Peoria Chiefs Stadium.
Chadd Krist had the walk off hit as the Chiefs won a wild game on Saturday night 9-8.
Joe Zeller pitched six innings of no-hit ball and the Chiefs scored six runs in the first inning to win the rubber match against Dayton 8-1 on Friday night.
The Peoria Chiefs went from three homers Saturday night to no runs on Sunday afternoon in a 3-0 setback to the Cedar Rapids Kernels.
Dustin Geiger hit his fifth homer in four games as the Chiefs beat Cedar Rapids 5-3 on Saturday night.
Dustin Geiger homers in this third straight game, but the CHiefs still fall 8-3.
Peoria scored both runs in the second inning, and held on to win 2-1.
Dustin Geiger homered twice and knocked in three runs as the Chiefs beat Burlington 8-2 to snap a seven-game losing streak Wednesday night at Chiefs Stadium.
The Chiefs beat Quad Cities 12-11 on Sunday afternoon.
Shortly after Kyler Burke made the 2009 Midwest League All-Star team as an outfielder, he had a conversation with the Cubs about hs future.
Peoria broke out the bats, driving in 10 runs on Sunday at Chiefs Stadium.
The Chiefs extended their home winning streak to eight games on Friday night, beating Clinton 6-4.
Wes Darvill singled home Paul Hoilman with the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth to lead the Chiefs to their seventh straight win, a 10-9 decision over Kane County Monday night.
Paul Hoilman homered as the Peoria Chiefs won their sixth straight game.
Ernie Banks makes a stop in Peoria on Saturday to sign autographs and meet Chiefs fans.
Wes Darvill tripled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as the Chiefs beat Cedar Rapids 4-2 Friday night at O'Brien Field to complete a three-game sweep of the Kernels.
It's hard to remember the last time the Chiefs surrendered a run.
Javier Baez is making a good first impression on the Chiefs.
Gerardo Concepcion threw 5.2 shutout innings to lead the Peoria Chiefs
to a 4-0 win over Cedar Rapids in Midwest League action at O'Brien Field
Max Walla hit a tie-breaking single in the eighth-inning as Wisconsin edged the Chiefs 3-1 at Chiefs Stadium Monday afternoon.
The Peoria Chiefs fell 3-2 to Wisconsin on Sunday afternoon.
Starling Peralta allowed one run in four innings to lead the Chiefs to 3-1 win over Clinton Friday at Chiefs Stadium.
Kyler Burke allowed one unearned run over six innings as the Chiefs beat Clinton 4-3 Thursday at O'Brien Field.
Hard to believe it's been ten years.
What begin on April 14, is now Peoria Chiefs history.
Gerardo Concepcion pitched six scoreless innings as the Peoria Chiefs blanked Burlington 2-0 at O'Brien Field Tuesday.
Paul Hoilman started a new hitting streak on Sunday.
Paul Hoilman's record setting hit streak ends at 24 straight games.
Paul Hoilman extended his hitting streak to 24 games as the Chiefs beat Beloit, 6-2 in Midwest League action Friday at O'Brien Field.
Paul Hoilman had a single and triple to extend his hitting streak to 22 games, a franchise record for the Peoria Chiefs, the Class A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs .
Sports scores and highlights from Sports Extra on Friday night
The Chiefs fell 5-2 on Wednesday night at Peoria Cheifs Stadium.
PEORIA - The Peoria Chiefs players are kicking off the new baseball season playing in a new stadium... so to speak.
Matt Williams and Anthony Garcia had big hits in a five-run ninth-inning rally to propel Quad Cities past the Chiefs, 8-3 in the home opener Monday night at O'Brien Field.
The Peoria Chiefs scored five times in the first three innings and cruised to a 6-2 victory over the Beloit Snappers on Saturday in Beloit, Wisconsin.
Miguel Sano hit a grand slam to lead the Beloit Snappers to a 6-1 win over the Peoria Chiefs in Midwest League play Friday night.
Welcome to professional baseball, Michael Jensen.
One of the most popular members of the Peoria Rivermen doesn't put on skates..
The visiting team won at O'Brien Field Thursday night.
Normal CornBelters win, Peoria Chiefs lose Wednesday
The Peoria Chiefs'
offense added 12 hits and Frank Del Valle struck out seven in 5 and 1/3
scoreless innings for an 8-2 victory over Wisconsin Friday at O'Brien Field.
Dustin Geiger singled with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth to give the Chiefs a 5-4 walk-off victory over Wisconsin Thursday night at O'Brien Field.
No four game sweep for the Chiefs
Taiwan Easterling's first four-hit game in the Midwest League and Austin Kirk's strong outing on the mound propelled theChiefs to a 6-2 over Burlington Friday at O'Brien Field.
You'd be hard-pressed to find a more exciting player on the Chiefs roster than Anthony Giansanti.
On the night his baseball team won it's season-high fourth game in a row, Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts was at O'Brien Field.
Brandon May's perspective on baseball changed this past spring.
Rymer Liriano belted a home run in the tenth inning to lead Ft. Wayne to a 5-3 win over the Chiefs Monday afternoon.
Three members of the Chiefs were a hit before their Thursday game.
It's not the kind of encore of Austin Kirk wanted.
The Peoria Chiefs did not allow an earned run and picked up two timely hits to knock off the Lake County Captains 4-2 in the first game of a six-game home stand Wednesday night.
Chicago Cubs' right-hander Carlos Zambrano pitched four innings in a rehab assignment with the Peoria Chiefs Friday night.
He's the guy everybody wants to see.
Carlos Zambrano will once again play in Peoria.
The second half of the season began much the same as the first half ended as the Peoria Chiefs fell to the Kane County Cougars 6-2 in front of 4,888 on Friday night at O'Brien Field.
He is strong, fast and athletic but last May Matt Szczur showed he had some heart when he helped save the life of a leukemia patient.
Back for his second season with the Chiefs, Greg Rohan is a Midwest League All-Star
The first was important for the Chiefs Friday.
Billy Nowlin belted two homers including a solo shot in the ninth to lead West Michigan past the Chiefs, 10-9 at O'Brien Field Wednesday night.
The first game of the Wednesday doubleheader between the Peoria Chiefs and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers was suspended in the middle of the third inning due to heavy rains and strong winds.
Finding O'Brien Field was not hard for Chiefs pitcher Eric Jokisch.
The first Cubs player to wear a Peoria Chiefs uniform in 2011 will be Randy Wells.
Pete Vonachen is never the guy looking for attention.
Richard Jones had four hits including a bases loaded single in the
eleventh inning to lead the Chiefs to a 2-1 win over Burlington Tuesday
night at O'Brien Field.
Three Chiefs pitchers held Kane County to two hits in a 4-0 victory Monday afternoon at O'Brien Field.
Steven Baron walked with the bases loaded in the 14th inning to give Clinton a 5-4 win over the Chiefs in Midwest League baseball action at O'Brien Field Friday.
The rain delay didn't bother the Chiefs.
Quite simply Cam Greathouse was great Wednesday night.
It's been a long time since Brian Deters had a heart-to-heart talk with his team.
Arismendy Alcantara drove on a career-high four runs as the Chiefs beat Beloit, 5-4 in Midwest League action Thursday night at O'Brien Field.
Four Peoria pitchers combined for two shutouts Wednesday.
St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols was a subject on a '60 Minutes' feature on April 10.
Austin Kirk pitched four innings of no-hit baseball as the Chiefs downs Cedar Rapids, 8-2 Friday night at O'Brien field.
The Chiefs still don't know if they've won their opener.
Another state high school championship will be decided in Peoria.
Justin Bour had four hits and singled home the game-winning run in the tenth as the Chiefs stayed alive in the Midwest League playoff chase with a 10-9 win over Clinton in ten innings at O'Brien Field Tuesday.
The Chiefs used a nine-run first inning to beat Cedar Rapids 10-5 in the second game of a doubleheader at O'Brien Field Wednesday.
He claims he was shy as a child.
Daivy Batista took the game into his own hands and the Chiefs couldn't stop him.
He won't turn 20 until November but Hak-Ju Lee is turning heads in the Midwest League.
Quad City took advantage of a wild pitcher and wild skies to beat the Chiefs 6-2 in a rain-shortened Midwest League game at O'Brien Field Tuesday.
When Ryan Searle walked the first batter on four pitches, it could've been bad.
Welcome to Peoria, Matt Szcur.
Luis Flores had a pair of doubles and knocked in two to lead the Chiefs to an 8-3 win over Wisconsin in Midwest League action at O'Brien Field Wednesday night.
Aaron Peters is honored to lace up the cleats one last time in his final high school football game, this weekend's Shriners All-Star game.
onathan Galvez hit three homers to lead Ft. Wayne past the Chiefs 8-3 at Parkview Field Thursday night in Midwest League play.
Make no bones about it, Ryne Sandberg wants Lou Piniella's job. But not after Piniella is done with it.
The thunder of three homers couldn't offset the lightning of committing a half dozen errors.
He knows it hasn't been a perfect season by any means.
Hak-Ju Lee had a career-high five hits, including a two-run single to put his team ahead in the seventh, as the Chiefs beat Dayton 10-8 in Midwest League play at O'Brien Field Friday night.
Nelson Perez hit a home run with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Chiefs to a 10-9 victory over Dayton in Midwest League play Wednesday night at O'Brien Field.
Two-thirds of the way through his first full season in pro baseball, Greg Rohan is feeling some aches and pains.
The Chiefs were no-hit in a bizarre, rain-shortened game won by Cedar Rapids 10-0 Monday afternoon.
Greg Rohan is headed to Florida.
For eight innings the Chiefs have been good.
Kane County scored four runs in the ninth inning to beat the Chiefs, 8-7 at O'Brien Field Thursday.
Robert Whitenack will always remember his first trip to Wrigley Field.
This summer Greg Rohan is a minor league baseball player. Wednesday, he'll feel like a big leaguer.
Robert Whitenack wants to make Wrigley Field his home field someday.
A star quarterback in high school, Logan Watkins initially thought his sports future was in football.
Justin Bour belted his team-leading seventh homer to lead the Chiefs to a 4-2 win over Cedar Rapids Friday at O'Brien Field.
Jerry Sands was able to do something most hitters in the Midwest League haven't this season.
A couple of Chiefs' infielders are anxious to play in this week's Midwest League All-Star game.
Is Aramis Ramirez ready to return to the Cubs' lineup?
Aramis Ramirez will play in Peoria again.
Trey McNutt is putting together Greg Maddux-like numbers in his rookie season.
Greg Maddux has his uniform number retired in Chicago and Atlanta where he immortalized the number 31.