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Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 06:46 PM CDT

Friday's Win Gives the Cubs a Unique Place in History

Friday's Win Gives the Cubs a Unique Place in History

The Chicago Cubs got their post-All Star break schedule off to a rollicking start with a win over the Texas Rangers Friday, but the team also achieved a pair of historic milestones thanks to the victory.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 04:43 PM CDT

Who Was the Chicago Cubs' First Half MVP?

Who Was the Chicago Cubs' First Half MVP?

The Chicago Cubs are still in the driver's seat in the National League Central at the All-Star break, but which player is most responsible for their success this season?

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 03:07 PM CDT

Kris Bryant Credits Dad for All-Star Game Home Run

Kris Bryant Credits Dad for All-Star Game Home Run

Kris Bryant became the first Chicago Cubs player in nearly a decade to hit a home run in the All-Star Game, and he has one specific person to thank for the blast.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 09:56 AM CDT

Bryant's Blast Off Sale Highlights Cubs' All-Star Outing

Bryant's Blast Off Sale Highlights Cubs' All-Star Outing

Kris Bryant probably won't get another first-pitch fastball from White Sox ace Chris Sale when the Chicago Cubs slugger bats against the left-hander during the City Series in a couple of weeks.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 12:52 PM CDT

Stephen Colbert Tries to Bring Cubs Good Luck

Stephen Colbert Tries to Bring Cubs Good Luck

The Chicago Cubs have been dealing with the Curse of the Billy Goat for over 70 years, and TV host Stephen Colbert has a unique new method of trying to lift the team's fortunes.

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 09:51 PM CDT

Todd Frazier Falls to Stanton in All-Star Home Run Derby

Todd Frazier Falls to Stanton in All-Star Home Run Derby

Chicago White Sox slugger Todd Frazier will look to defend his championship when he joins seven of the game's best power hitters at the 2016 Home Run Derby.

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 08:18 PM CDT

Todd Frazier Looks to Defend Title at Home Run Derby

Todd Frazier Looks to Defend Title at Home Run Derby

Chicago White Sox slugger Todd Frazier will look to defend his championship when he joins seven of the game's best power hitters at the 2016 Home Run Derby.

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 04:41 PM CDT

Bryant, Rizzo Among Top-Selling MLB Jerseys

Bryant, Rizzo Among Top-Selling MLB Jerseys

Chicago Cubs stars Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo have two of the top-selling jerseys in Major League Baseball this season, but surprisingly both players were beaten out by another star on the list.

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 03:45 PM CDT

Chris Sale Named as Starter for American League All-Stars

Chris Sale Named as Starter for American League All-Stars

For the first time since the 2005 season, the American League will have a Chicago White Sox starting pitcher open up the MLB All-Star Game on the mound.

Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 at 08:38 PM CDT

2016 Marathon Training Tip 3

2016 Marathon Training Tip 3

In Tip 3, Nike Run Club coach Robyn LaLonde breaks down the training week regarding the Speed Run, Long Run, and Recovery Runs.

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