George Kontos

George Kontos

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/225 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Lincolnwood, Illinois
College: Northwestern
Draft: 2006 5th round by the
  • Associated Press

    LEADING OFF: Rookies Morel, Hall look to extend homer runs

    Cubs rookie Christopher Morel has homered in three straight games and looks to keep up the run when he faces Boston at Wrigley Field. The 23-year-old Morel connected Friday night for a two-run drive as Chicago rallied past the Red Sox. Morel got five hits, including a home run, on Thursday in a romp over Cincinnati.

  • Associated Press

    Morel homers in 3rd straight game, Cubs beat Red Sox 6-5

    Christopher Morel got a belt-high pitch and launched it toward Waveland Avenue for a long two-run homer. Morel homered in his third consecutive game, and the Chicago Cubs rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 6-5 on Friday. The Cubs took advantage of 10 walks by five pitchers and came back after falling behind 4-0.

  • Yahoo Sports

    Fantasy Baseball: A fun night in Wrigley shows Cubs' offense has pop

    The Cubs won't be making the playoffs, and the pitching staff is awful. But Chicago can certainly hit, and Wrigley Field remains a gem. Scott Pianowski has a closer look.