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Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 04:42 PM CDT

White Sox Doggedly Pursue New Guinness World Record

White Sox Doggedly Pursue New Guinness World Record

The Chicago White Sox are mired in the dog days of summer, but they're determined to honor man's best friend by attempting to set a new Guinness World Record.

Monday, Aug 15, 2016 at 06:03 PM CDT

Chris Sale Helps Young Fan After Life-Threatening Injury

Chris Sale Helps Young Fan After Life-Threatening Injury

When Tyler Coleman suffered a life-threatening injury in a baseball game this spring, his spirits were lifted by Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale.

Monday, Aug 15, 2016 at 12:51 PM CDT

Cubs Apologize For Controversial Aroldis Chapman Song Choice

Cubs Apologize For Controversial Aroldis Chapman Song Choice

When Aroldis Chapman came out of Sunday's game for the Chicago Cubs, the Wrigley Field DJ played a song that instantly sparked controversy, and the team has responded strongly on Monday.

Monday, Aug 15, 2016 at 07:40 AM CDT

Cubs Falter in 8th Again, Cards Rally for 6-4 Win

Cubs Falter in 8th Again, Cards Rally for 6-4 Win

After watching his bullpen meltdown in the eighth inning for a second straight game, manager Joe Maddon tried to focus on the bright side:

Friday, Aug 12, 2016 at 08:06 AM CDT

Cubs' August Winning Streak a Historic One

Cubs' August Winning Streak a Historic One

The Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals and extended their NL Central lead to 13 games Thursday night, but the win also accomplished a feat the Cubs haven't achieved in over a century.

Friday, Aug 12, 2016 at 08:07 AM CDT

Rizzo Draws Bases-Loaded Walk in 11th, Cubs Beat Cards 4-3

Rizzo Draws Bases-Loaded Walk in 11th, Cubs Beat Cards 4-3

Anthony Rizzo finished celebrating, retreated to the clubhouse and reminded his Chicago Cubs teammates that they've now won games in their last at-bat on a wild pitch, a squeeze bunt and a bases-loaded walk.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016 at 04:00 PM CDT

Pedro Strop to Miss Four to Six Weeks With Knee Injury

Pedro Strop to Miss Four to Six Weeks With Knee Injury

The Chicago Cubs' bullpen will be tested severely over the final weeks of the regular season, as Pedro Strop will miss four to six weeks with a knee injury.

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016 at 06:49 AM CDT

Robertson Blows Another Save, White Sox Lose in 14

Robertson Blows Another Save, White Sox Lose in 14

White Sox closer David Robertson's sixth blown save in the 11th inning cost Chicago a victory a few innings later.  Lorenzo Cain's two-out single in the 14th inning scored Christian Colon from second base...

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016 at 11:04 AM CDT

Tim Tebow to Pursue Career in Major League Baseball

Tim Tebow to Pursue Career in Major League Baseball

Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow is looking to continue his athletic career, but he's exchanging the gridiron for the baseball diamond, and one local team has already offered him a contract.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 12:35 PM CDT

Jason Hammel Placed on Bereavement List

Jason Hammel Placed on Bereavement List

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel has been placed on the team's bereavement list, with reliever Justin Grimm coming up to replace him on the roster.

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Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Stroller

Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Stroller

A woman was shot to death while pushing a child in a stroller on Chicago's South Side, police said Friday, and family identified the victim as a cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade.

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is on a tear that players dream of, and he's putting himself in contention for some pretty serious hardware.

2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt in Fire on Chicago's South Side

2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt in Fire on Chicago's South Side

A fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood early Saturday left two people dead and another in critical condition, according to fire officials. The fire occurred in the 5400 block of South Laflin and...

Suburban Mom Released From Prison During Appeal

Suburban Mom Released From Prison During Appeal

Bonnie Liltz, the chronically ill Schaumburg mother sentenced to four years in prison for the death of her severely disabled daughter, has been released pending an appellate review of her sentencing.

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand for the playing of the national anthem before his team’s preseason game Friday against Green Bay. After the game, he told NFL Media in an exclusive...

4 Dead, 16 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

4 Dead, 16 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

Fifteen shootings were recorded in the first 12 hours of Chicago’s weekend that left four people dead and another 16 wounded across the city. Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane...