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Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 05:47 PM CDT

Nearly All NFL Players in Brain Study Had CTE

Nearly All NFL Players in Brain Study Had CTE

A startling new study by Boston University researchers found that after an examination of 111 deceased former NFL players, 99 percent of them had a progressive degenerative brain disease. The study, which...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 06:37 AM CDT

White Sox End 9-Game Slide With 3-1 Win Over Cubs

White Sox End 9-Game Slide With 3-1 Win Over Cubs

Just getting a win against any team, anywhere, felt good for the scuffling Chicago White Sox. That it came at Wrigley Field against the Cubs made it a little sweeter.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 06:30 AM CDT

Chicago Cubs Want More Night Games at Wrigley Field

Chicago Cubs Want More Night Games at Wrigley Field

The Chicago Cubs want to play more night games on the North Side, so they’re asking the city to lift its cap on the number of evening games allowed at Wrigley Field each season.

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 11:29 PM CDT

Cowboys Cut WR Whitehead After Reported Arrest

Cowboys Cut WR Whitehead After Reported Arrest

The Dallas Cowboys have cut wide receiver Lucky Whitehead, a team source tells NBC 5 Sports. Whitehead was arrested for petty theft last month in Virginia, according to multiple reports. The Prince William...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 03:43 PM CDT

Watch Kris Bryant Literally Catch Fire

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Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 10:47 AM CDT

Free CTA, Uber Rides for Cubs and White Sox Fans

Free CTA, Uber Rides for Cubs and White Sox Fans

The Chicago Transit Authority and Uber really want to take you out to (and home from) the ballgame Cubs and White Sox fans.

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 10:23 AM CDT

NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. Headed to NBC Broadcast Booth in 2018

NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. Headed to NBC Broadcast Booth in 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock car racing next year — and there may be more options for NASCAR's most popular driver once he retires. The agreement with NBCUniversal will...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 07:12 AM CDT

Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Games

Japan Marks Three-Year Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Games

Japan began its three-year countdown to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday with concerts, races and other events meant to drum up public enthusiasm for the games. The 2020 Games will be Japan's first summer...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 11:18 PM CDT

Cubs, White Sox Set to Square Off in Crosstown Clash

Cubs, White Sox Set to Square Off in Crosstown Clash

The Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox are getting set to battle in a four-game series that will begin Monday afternoon at Wrigley Field, and the two teams are heading in completely opposite directions as the...

Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 10:16 PM CDT

Cubs Back in First Place After Win Over Cardinals

Cubs Back in First Place After Win Over Cardinals

Willson Contreras hit a tiebreaking two-run homer, Jose Quintana won again and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Sunday night to move into a virtual tie for first in the NL Central.

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